“The Galaxy Note 8 will be the brand’s most expensive smartphone till date”
[Update: August 1st, 2017]: Soon after posting the render of the front of the Galaxy Note 8, the tipster has posted another render that shows the phone from all angles.
When it rains etc. pic.twitter.com/D0lFR5Wn1B— Evan Blass (@evleaks) August 1, 2017
Samsung is all set to unveil its latest Galaxy Note flagship phablet, the Galaxy Note 8, at an event in New York on August 23rd. Ahead of the unveiling, we’ve already seen a number of alleged renders and images of the device. Now, the reliable gadget tipster Evan Blass aka @evleaks has posted a press render of the Galaxy Note 8 Midnight Black edition.
Samsung Galaxy Note8 (in Midnight Black) pic.twitter.com/QZii9xFarQ— Evan Blass (@evleaks) July 31, 2017
The render of the Samsung Galaxy Note 8 only shows the front of the device. The image reveals it will sport a bezel-free Infinity Display. The handset will get a dedicated button to trigger the Bixby voice assistant. Apart from the selfie shooter, the device also seems to house an Iris scanner at the top.
As per the earlier reports, the Samsung Galaxy Note 8 is expected to come with a 6.4-inch 2K display, and will be powered by the upcoming Snapdragon 836 SoC, mated to 6GB of RAM. The phone will get a dual camera setup at the rear with 3X optical zoom, Android Nougat and a 3,300mAh battery. As always, it will ship with an S Pen stylus.
The Samsung Galaxy Note 8 is expected to be priced at around Rs 75,000, which will make it the brand’s most expensive smartphone till date. The launch is just around the corner, so stay tuned for more details.