• 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
  • 6.1" (1792x828) IPS LCD
  • 3GB
    Apple A12 Bionic SoC
    64GB/128GB/256GB Storage
  • 12-MP, f/1.8, OIS Rear: 1x Camera
  • 2942 mAh W-Charge
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Specifications Highlights
ProductGalaxy Note 8 (2017), Price: 385 USD at AmazoniPhone XR, Price: 749 USD at Amazon
Display6.3" 2960x1440 Super AMOLED6.1" 1792x828 IPS LCD
Rear Camera(s)
  • 26mm 12-MP f/1.7 wide (Primary) +OIS
  • 52mm 12-MP f/2.4 zoom +OIS
  • 28mm 12-MP f/1.8 wide (Primary) +OIS
Selfie Camera(s)
  • 26mm 8-MP wide
  • 32mm 7-MP f/2.2 wide
Computing
  • Exynos 8895 or Snapdragon 835 SoC
  • 6GB RAM
  • 64GB/128GB/256GB Storage
  • MicroSD (256GB max.)
  • Apple A12 Bionic SoC
  • 3GB RAM
  • 64GB/128GB/256GB Storage
Battery3300 mAh, Wireless Charging2942 mAh, Wireless Charging
DesignIP68, 195g (6.9oz), 162.5x74.8x8.6 mm (6.40 x 2.94 x 0.34 inches)IP67, 194g (6.8oz), 75.7x150.9x8.3 mm (2.98 x 5.94 x 0.33 inches)
Price (Market)$385$749
Display
TypeSuper AMOLEDIPS LCD
Diagonal (inches)6.3"6.1"
Display/Body Ratio82.9%80.0%
Resolution2960x14401792x828
Sharpness (PPI)522 PPI324 PPI
Brightness (specs)625 NITs
Display Glass TypeGorilla Glass 5
Features
  • Multitouch
  • Tweakable Resolution
  • Multitouch
  • Glossy
Color Depth24 bit (16,777,216 Colors)24 bit (16,777,216 Colors)
Camera 0
NameRear CameraRear Camera
Megapixel12-MP12-MP
Aperturef/1.7f/1.8
Sensor Pixel Size1.4 µm1.4 µm
Autofocus Features
  • Phase Detection
  • Contrast
  • Dual-Pixel Phase Detection
  • Contrast
Hardware Features
  • OIS
  • Flash
  • HDR Video
  • Autofocus
  • OIS
  • HDR Photo
Software Features
  • Simul-Shot
  • Geo Tag
  • Continuous shooting
  • Geo Tag
  • Face Detect
  • RAW
Video Resolutions
  • 2160p/30fps
  • 1080p/60fps
  • 720p/240fps
  • 2160p/30fps
  • 2160p/60fps
  • 1080p/240fps
Max. Photo Resolution4032x30244032x3024
Focal Length (35mm)26mm28mm
Camera 1
NameFront CameraFront Camera
Megapixel8-MP7-MP
Aperturef/2.2
Sensor Pixel Size1.23 µm
Autofocus Features
  • Fixed Focus
Software Features
  • Continuous shooting
Video Resolutions
  • 1080p/60fps
  • 720p/240fps
Max. Photo Resolution3264x24483088x2320
Focal Length (35mm)26mm32mm
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 mAh2942 mAh
Battery Features
  • Non-Removable
  • Fast Charge
  • Wireless Charging Integrated
  • Wireless Charging Integrated
  • Fast Charge
  • Non-Removable
Talk Time22 hours25 hours
Music Playback Time74 hours
Computing
Processor BrandSamsung or Qualcomm
Processor NameExynos 8895 or Snapdragon 835Apple A12 Bionic
Processor ModelExynos 8895 or MSM8998
Processor # Cores86
Main Processor Frequency (GHz)2.3 GHz2.6 GHz
RAM Options6GB3GB
Internal Storage Options64GB/128GB/256GB64GB/128GB/256GB
Memory Card TypeMicroSD
Mem. Card Max. Size256GB
Operating System + VersionAndroid 7.1.1iOS 12
Communications
LTE Category (Download)LTE CAT16 1000/105 Mbps
LTE Bands12,18,19,20,25,26,28,29,30,38,39,40,41,66,71
Modem Features
  • GPRS
  • EDGE
  • LTE
  • UMTS
  • EDGE
  • GPRS
  • HSPA+
  • LTE
  • LTE-A
  • EV-DO A
  • TD-SCDMA
  • TD-HSDPA
WiFi Speed
  • a
  • b
  • g
  • n
  • ac
  • a
  • b
  • g
  • n
  • ac
WiFi Features
  • Hotspot
  • Dual-band
  • WiFi Direct
  • Dual-band
  • Hotspot
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 C
Connector Features
  • USB 3.1
  • USB OTG
  • USB 2.0
Sim Card 0
NameSIM0SIM0
SIM TypeNano SIMNano SIM
Multimedia
Multimedia Features
  • Java
Audio Alerts
  • VIBRATION
  • MP3
  • WAV
Speaker channelsMono
Audio Features
  • Loudspeaker
  • 3.5mm Port
  • Phone Noise Cancellation
  • Loudspeaker
Audio Formats
  • AAC
  • 3GA
  • AMR
  • RA
  • AWB
  • FLAC
  • MID
  • MIDI
  • MP3
  • OGA
  • OGG
  • WMA
  • WAV
Video Formats
  • H.263
  • H.264
  • MPEG-4
Sensors
  • Accelerometer
  • Barometer
  • Compass
  • GPS
  • A-GPS
  • GLONASS
  • Gyroscope
  • Heart Rate
  • Proximity
  • Proximity
  • Accelerometer
  • Compass
  • Gyroscope
  • Barometer
  • GPS
  • A-GPS
  • GLONASS

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