• 6.3" (2960x1440) Super AMOLED
  • 6GB
    Exynos 8895 or Snapdragon 835 SoC
    64GB/128GB/256GB Storage
  • 12-MP, f/1.7, OIS Rear: 2x Camera
  • 3300 mAh W-Charge
  • 6.2" (2960x1440) Super AMOLED
  • 4GB
    Snapdragon 835 SoC
    64GB Storage
  • 12-MP, f/1.7, OIS Rear: 1x Camera
  • 3500 mAh
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Specifications Highlights
ProductGalaxy Note 8 (2017), Price: 385 USD at AmazonGalaxy S8+ (2017), Price: 435 USD at Amazon
Display6.3" 2960x1440 Super AMOLED6.2" 2960x1440 Super AMOLED
Rear Camera(s)
  • 26mm 12-MP f/1.7 wide (Primary) +OIS
  • 52mm 12-MP f/2.4 zoom +OIS
  • 26mm 12-MP f/1.7 wide (Primary) +OIS
Selfie Camera(s)
  • 26mm 8-MP wide
  • 26mm 8-MP f/1.7 wide
Computing
  • Exynos 8895 or Snapdragon 835 SoC
  • 6GB RAM
  • 64GB/128GB/256GB Storage
  • MicroSD (256GB max.)
  • Snapdragon 835 SoC
  • 4GB RAM
  • 64GB Storage
  • MicroSD (256GB max.)
Battery3300 mAh, Wireless Charging3500 mAh
DesignIP68, 195g (6.9oz), 162.5x74.8x8.6 mm (6.40 x 2.94 x 0.34 inches)IP68, 173g (6.1oz), 159.5x73.4x8.1 mm (6.28 x 2.89 x 0.32 inches)
Price (Market)$385$435
Display
TypeSuper AMOLEDSuper AMOLED
Diagonal (inches)6.3"6.2"
Display/Body Ratio82.9%83.3%
Resolution2960x14402960x1440
Sharpness (PPI)522 PPI531 PPI
Display Glass TypeGorilla Glass 5Gorilla Glass
Features
  • Multitouch
  • Tweakable Resolution
  • Multitouch
Color Depth24 bit (16,777,216 Colors)24 bit (16,777,216 Colors)
Camera 0
NameRear CameraRear Camera
Megapixel12-MP12-MP
Aperturef/1.7f/1.7
Sensor Pixel Size1.4 µm1.4 µm
Autofocus Features
  • Phase Detection
  • Contrast
  • Dual-Pixel Phase Detection
Hardware Features
  • OIS
  • Flash
  • HDR Video
  • OIS
  • Flash
  • HDR Photo
  • HDR Video
Software Features
  • Simul-Shot
  • Geo Tag
  • Simul-Shot
  • Geo Tag
Video Resolutions
  • 2160p/30fps
  • 1080p/60fps
  • 720p/240fps
Max. Photo Resolution4032x30244032x3024
Focal Length (35mm)26mm26mm
Camera 1
NameFront CameraFront Camera
Megapixel8-MP8-MP
Aperturef/1.7
Sensor Pixel Size1.23 µm1.23 µm
Autofocus Features
  • Fixed Focus
Software Features
  • Continuous shooting
Max. Photo Resolution3264x24483264x2448
Focal Length (35mm)26mm26mm
Camera 2
NameRear Secondary Camera
Megapixel12-MP
Aperturef/2.4
Sensor Pixel Size1 µm
Autofocus Features
  • Fixed Focus
Hardware Features
  • OIS
Max. Photo Resolution4032x3024
Focal Length (35mm)52mm
Battery
Battery TypeLi-IonLi-Ion
Battery Capacity (mAh)3300 mAh3500 mAh
Battery Features
  • Non-Removable
  • Fast Charge
  • Wireless Charging Integrated
  • Fast Charge
Talk Time22 hours
Music Playback Time74 hours
Computing
Processor BrandSamsung or QualcommQualcomm
Processor NameExynos 8895 or Snapdragon 835Snapdragon 835
Processor ModelExynos 8895 or MSM8998MSM8998
Processor # Cores88
Main Processor Frequency (GHz)2.3 GHz2.45 GHz
RAM Options6GB4GB
Internal Storage Options64GB/128GB/256GB64GB
Memory Card TypeMicroSDMicroSD
Mem. Card Max. Size256GB256GB
Operating System + VersionAndroid 7.1.1Android 7.0
Communications
LTE Category (Download)LTE CAT16 1000/105 Mbps
Modem Features
  • GPRS
  • EDGE
  • LTE
  • GPRS
  • EDGE
WiFi Speed
  • a
  • b
  • g
  • n
  • ac
  • a
  • b
  • g
  • n
  • ac
WiFi Features
  • Hotspot
  • Dual-band
  • WiFi Direct
  • Hotspot
  • Dual-band
  • WiFi Direct
Bluetooth VersionBluetooth 5.0Bluetooth 5.0
Bluetooth Features
  • A2DP
  • BT LE
  • BT EDR
  • A2DP
  • BT LE
NFC Features
  • NFC Supported
  • NFC Supported
Connector TypeUSB Type CUSB Type C
Connector Features
  • USB 3.1
  • USB OTG
SAR EU Head0.27 W/Kg
SAR EU Body1 W/Kg
Sim Card 0
NameSIM0SIM0
SIM TypeNano SIMNano SIM
Multimedia
Multimedia Features
  • Java
Audio Alerts
  • VIBRATION
  • MP3
  • WAV
  • VIBRATION
  • MP3
  • WAV
Speaker channelsMonoStereo
Audio Features
  • Loudspeaker
  • 3.5mm Port
  • Phone Noise Cancellation
  • Loudspeaker
  • 3.5mm Port
  • Phone Noise Cancellation
Video Formats
  • MP4
  • DIVX
  • XVID
Sensors
  • Accelerometer
  • Barometer
  • Compass
  • GPS
  • A-GPS
  • GLONASS
  • Gyroscope
  • Heart Rate
  • Proximity
  • Accelerometer
  • Barometer
  • Compass
  • GPS
  • A-GPS
  • GLONASS
  • Gyroscope
  • Heart Rate
  • Proximity

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