You can log with two Facebook, WhatsApp, and Viber accounts on the Galaxy Note 8, here's how

You can log with two Facebook, WhatsApp, and Viber accounts on the Galaxy Note 8, here's how

Being a productive powerhouse, the Samsung Galaxy Note 8 is packed to the brim with useful features, many of which remain neatly hidden until you really delve into the phone's deep settings menu.

One of these allows you to log in with two separate messaging accounts on the device, giving you the means the keep your work and private stuff separate from one another. Nifty, right?

Well, what do you know, we always strive to be as helpful to you as possible, thus we will now show you how to enable and use this feature.

First things first, a preamble is due — you can only use the feature with a few of the most popular apps out there, so don't expect to abuse mobile games by helping yourself. We're talking about WhatsApp, Facebook, Skype, Facebook Messenger, Snapchat, Instagram, and others. Of course, many others might become compatible down the road, but so far, it's these lot that support the feature.



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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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17 Comments

1. GhostV6

Posts: 10; Member since: Apr 04, 2017

You can actually login to 4 Whatsapp accounts by installing Whatsapp GB also

6. RoyalMike unregistered

Yes then getting your phone hacked after installing non trusted app, Samsung's solution allows you to use real app in two different work areas

15. cnour

Posts: 2305; Member since: Sep 11, 2014

With Android, your phone will be hacked in all cases.

16. Sammy_DEVIL737

Posts: 1504; Member since: Nov 28, 2016

"Celebrity iCloud account hacked." "Personal photos leaked."

17. GhostV6

Posts: 10; Member since: Apr 04, 2017

And still I love my Whatsapp GB more... It has awesome features

2. Rampage_Taco

Posts: 1005; Member since: Jan 17, 2017

Alternatively, you can use Secure Folder, which will allow a Second Instance of Any App and Keep it locked away behind an additional pin, password, or Biometric measure

12. kevv2288

Posts: 272; Member since: Jul 30, 2015

I was going to say the same thing.

3. twens

Posts: 1163; Member since: Feb 25, 2012

This little things are the reason I can’t wait to switch back to android. I so much need this.

4. trojan_horse

Posts: 5868; Member since: May 06, 2016

That's Android for you, bro... It's so good when it comes to productivity... Why wait? Switch!

13. darkkjedii

Posts: 30830; Member since: Feb 05, 2011

I didn't actually switch, I just benched the iPhone, but I feel you dude. Android is the ish.

5. Valdomero

Posts: 653; Member since: Nov 13, 2012

This phone isn't Dual Sim right? because that'll make this phone the ultimate productivity device of 2017!

7. RoyalMike unregistered

It's dual sim

10. Valdomero

Posts: 653; Member since: Nov 13, 2012

Oh my... Thanks :D

11. MrShazam

Posts: 987; Member since: Jun 22, 2017

Not all variants are though, look specifically for the Dual SIM variants.

8. RoyalMike unregistered

Using two accounts in one phone since Note 3 with Knox folder which got better with S6 edge. Atleast phonearena finally discovered this capability of Samsung phones.

9. NCAAtourney

Posts: 40; Member since: Mar 15, 2016

fix the title phonearena. Saying you can 'log' with apps is disturbing.

14. ZEUS.the.thunder.god

Posts: 1090; Member since: Oct 05, 2011

I have 4 WhatsApp on my Nubia Z11. I keep my personal and business accounts separate on the same device without having to switch user. Running MIUI 9 and loving it with Xposed. Love Android.

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