As Tony the Tiger would say, the Samsung Galaxy Note 8 is "Gr3at"

As Tony the Tiger would say, the Samsung Galaxy Note 8 is
Back in March, while we passed along some information to you about the refurbished Samsung Galaxy Note 7 model, we discovered that Sammy had a code name for the Galaxy Note 8. The new version of the phablet was apparently going to be called "Great." That might be appropriate considering that the Note 8 will feature a 6.3-inch display with a 1440 x 2960 resolution, and the Infinity Display. The Snapdragon 836 chipset will reportedly be powering the U.S. version of the device, and compared to the Snapdragon 835 SoC, it features a slightly faster clock speed for the octa-core CPU. The Galaxy Note 8 phablet will feature a dual-camera setup with a 12MP wide angle lens, and a 13MP telephoto lens.

According to a tweet sent out yesterday by reliable tipster Evan Blass, the actual code name of the Samsung Galaxy Note 8 is not "Great, but is "Samsung Gr3at." Either way, it would appear as though Samsung believes that it does have something great to pass along with this phone. The big question is whether or not the handset will feature a fingerprint scanner embedded in the touchscreen, or if the technology is not yet ready for prime time. If the answer is the latter, Samsung might have to rely once again on having the biometric reader positioned on the back of the device, right next door to one of the rear facing cameras.

The Samsung Galaxy Note 8 is rumored to be unveiled possibly just before or during the IFA trade show in Berlin. IFA starts on September 1st, and Samsung would love the opportunity to introduce the unit before the new 2017 iPhone models hit the light of day in September


source: @evleaks

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Galaxy Note 8
  • Display 6.3" 1440 x 2960 pixels
  • Camera 12 MP / 8 MP front
  • Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 835, Octa-core, 2350 MHz
  • Storage 64 GB + microSDXC
  • Battery 3300 mAh(22h talk time)

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12 Comments

1. Myphoneisonfire

Posts: 403; Member since: Sep 05, 2016

It is Gr3at !

2. kent-gaga

Posts: 609; Member since: Apr 10, 2012

It's gonna make Samsung Gr3at again

3. trojan_horse

Posts: 5868; Member since: May 06, 2016

Make the Note series Gr3at again!

4. FlySheikh

Posts: 444; Member since: Oct 02, 2015

MSGA! Lol..

5. bugsbunny00

Posts: 2262; Member since: Jun 07, 2013

you guys remind me of someone i heard him saying that,but i forgot what he looks like.

11. Rocket

Posts: 641; Member since: Feb 24, 2014

You mean the guy on number's 1 avatar?

6. Woza.D

Posts: 1; Member since: Jun 15, 2017

I reckon 3 camera sensors would make it Gr3at!

7. jeroome86

Posts: 2314; Member since: Apr 12, 2012

Just remember lose the bloat. Better placement of the finger print scanner. There is still time.

8. darkkjedii

Posts: 30966; Member since: Feb 05, 2011

Come to daddy. Can't wait for this bad boy.

9. strbckboy

Posts: 20; Member since: Jul 13, 2016

Wonder if it’s actually “6r3at”...in reference to the 6.3 inch display.

10. cleatglitch

Posts: 162; Member since: May 25, 2013

i like that...six looks like a gee...cool

12. DaveElliott

Posts: 147; Member since: Sep 20, 2012

Other than the dual camera and small bump to an 836, it's pretty much an S8 plus with a pen. I'll be getting one and also disappointed no 4k yet for the VR and the fingerprint reader will be on the back. I will have a very good phone, but it won't be great.

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