Samsung Galaxy Note 8 - Features & Specifications | Felix Omoko Blog

Samsung Galaxy Note 8
The new Samsung Galaxy Note 8 with wide range of unbeatable features and specifications and to continue making our technology accessible to everyone, Samsung has developed and applied a variety of technical solutions. With solutions for vision, hearing, dexterity, and interaction, people with disabilities can easily use technology and take advantage of new and exciting features.


Specifications
  • Pressure levels: 4096
  • Pen Tip diameter: 0.7 mm
  • IP68
  • Live message
  • Samsung Notes
  • Screen off memo
  • Smart select
  • Screen write
  • Translate
  • Bixby Vision
  • Glance
  • Magnify

Camera Front
  • 8MP AF
  • f/2.4 aperture
  • Pixel size: 1.22µm
  • Sensor size: 1/3.6"
  • Sensor ratio: 4:3
  • FOV: 80°
  • Selective Focus
  • Wide selfie


Rear

  • Dual camera
  • Dual OIS (Optical Image Stabilization)
  • Optical zoom at 2X
  • Digital zoom up to 10X
  • Live focus
  • Dual Capture

Front/Rear
  • HDR (High Dynamic Range)
  • Virtual shot
  • Motion photo
  • Filters
  • Live stickers
  • Stamps
  • Grid line
  • Location tags
  • Timer
  • Quick launch
  • Voice control
Telephoto camera
  1.   Resolution: 12MP AF
  2.   Pixel size: 1.0µm
  3.   Sensor size: 1/3.6"
  4.   Sensor ratio: 4:3
  5.   FOV: 45°
  6.   f/2.4 aperture

Wide-angle camera

  •     Resolution: Dual pixel 12MP AF
  •     Pixel size: 1.4µm
  •     Sensor size: 1/2.55"
  •     Sensor ratio: 4:3
  •     FOV: 77°
  •     f/1.7 aperture
  •     Pro mode
  •     Panorama
  •     Slow motion
  •     Hyperlapse
  •     Food mode
  •     Save as RAW file

Video Recording
  •     4K video recording at 30 fps
  •     1080p HD video recording at 30 fps
  •     720p HD video recording at 30 fps
  •     VDIS (Video Digital Image Stabilization)
  •     Optical zoom at 2X
  •     Digital zoom up to 10X
  •     High CRI LED flash
  •     Slow motion video support for 720p at 240 fps
  •     Hyperlapse video with stabilization
  •     Continuous autofocus video
  •     Face detection
  •     Tracking AF
  •     Take 9-megapixel still photos while recording 4K video
  •     Playback zoom
  •     Video location tags

Memory
6GB RAM (LPDDR4)

Network & Connectivity

  • Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4/5GHz), VHT80 MU-MIMO, 1024QAM
  • Bluetooth® v 5.0 (LE up to 2Mbps), ANT+, USB Type-C, NFC, Location (GPS, Galileo, Glonass, BeiDou)
  • Expandable Memory & SIM Card
  • Single SIM model: one nano SIM and one microSD slot (can hold a microSD card up to 256GB)

OS
Android 7.1.1 (Nougat)

Audio

Ultra High Quality Audio Playback
UHQ 32-bit & DSD support


Audio playback format
MP3, M4A, 3GA, AAC, OGG, OGA, WAV, WMA, AMR, AWB, FLAC, MID, MIDI, XMF, MXMF, IMY, RTTTL, RTX, OTA, DSF, DFF, APE

Bluetooth

Dual Audio: connect two Bluetooth devices to the Galaxy Note8 to play audio through the two devices simultaneously.

Recording
Recording quality is improved with the High AOP Mic that mitigates distortion in noisy environments.

Bundled Earphones

Pure sound By AKG
Hybrid canal type
2way Dynamic Unit

Video

Video Playback Formats

TV Connection
Wireless: Smart View (Miracast 1080p at 30 fps, mirroring support available for devices supporting Google Cast)

With cable: supports DisplayPort over USB type-C. Supports video out when connecting via DisplayPort cable (DisplayPort 4K 60 fps)

Dust and Water-resistant

Water-resistant and dustproof based on IP68 Rating, which tests submersion up to 5 feet for up to 30 minutes.

Battery

Battery Type and Size
    3300mAh

Charging
Fast Charging on wired and wireless

Sensors

        Iris sensor
        Pressure sensor
        Accelerometer
        Barometer
        Fingerprint sensor
        Gyro sensor
        Geomagnetic sensor
        Hall sensor
        HR sensor
        Proximity sensor
        RGB light sensor


  •     Voice Assistant: screen reader for people who are blind or visually impaired
  •     High contrast theme, font, and keyboard: get a higher contrast on the screen, text, and the keyboard
  •     Magnifier window: enlarge part of the screen with magnified window
  •     Magnifier widget: use the rear camera as a magnifying glass
  •     Color adjustment: color correction setting for color vision deficiency
  •     Sound detector: detects the sounds of the doorbell or a baby crying for hearing-impaired users
  •     Flash notification: notify events such as calls, texts, and the alarm with rear camera flashes or blinks on the screen
  •     Sound balance: adjust the left and right volume
  •     Mono audio: switch from Stereo to Mono audio
  •     Universal switch: set custom switches and use them to control the features on your phone
  •     Assistant menu: allow better control of the device for people with reduced dexterity
  •     Direction lock: substitute password or pattern with a directional combination to unlock the phone. The combination is set by swiping in a series of four to eight directions
  •     Direct access: shortcut to accessing various accessibility features via hardware keys