Samsung Galaxy Note8 Blossom Pink Edition

Oct 20. 2017

Comes Together with Special LINE FRIENDS Accessories in October

Note 8 Blossom Pink

Hong Kong – October 20, 2017 – Samsung Electronics H.K. Co. Ltd. announced today the launch of Galaxy Note8 Blossom Pink edition, coating the extraordinary flagship device with the utmost beautiful style. To maintain the momentum brought by Galaxy Note8, Samsung has partnered with popular LINE FRIENDS again to launch a series of special accessories for it. In addition, Samsung, as a “Pink Ribbon Partner” of Hong Kong Breast Cancer Foundation, encourages the public to be aware of breast health during “Pink October - International Breast Cancer Awareness Month”.

 

Brand New Color amid Aesthetic and Practical

Galaxy Note8 introduced the Blossom Pink edition in addition to the current color options of Orchid Gray, Midnight Black and Deepsea Blue. No doubt that ladies will be falling in love with the Galaxy Note8 coated with the aesthetic Blossom Pink. Galaxy Note8 uses durable aluminum alloys AL7000 and Gorilla® Glass 5 that perfectly match with one another. The 6.3-inch Quad HD+ Super AMOLED Infinity Display of Galaxy Note8 brought an exceptional users experience that users can view more content with less scrolling. 

The upgraded S Pen and advanced photography quality with dual 12MP rear cameras make Galaxy Note8 stand out from other smartphones by breaking the conventional boundaries. The brand new S Pen unblocks a new way of communication, for example, Live Message enables users to transform the written message into GIFs and share with friends; users can jot notes anytime in anywhere on the up-to-100-page Screen off memo. The top-class dual cameras with 2x optical zoom and dual OIS enable users to do advanced shooting; the Live Focus function helps create stunning bokeh effect by making the object more prominent. The brand new Blossom Pink edition comes with 64GB and 128GB versions.

Note 8 Blossom Pink

Exclusive Samsung x LINE FRIENDS Covers

Samsung partners with the LINE FRIENDS again to launch a series of exclusive smartphone accessories. Samsung and LINE FRIENDS will bring special phone covers under the theme of cartoon characters pink Cony, fuchsia Choco, cyan Brown and black Brown, turning Galaxy Note8 into a cute and unique device. 

Customers who purchase a Galaxy Note8 Blossom Pink edition will be rewarded a cover under the theme of LINE FRIENDS’s pink Cony. If customers purchase a Galaxy Note8 Blossom Pink edition at Samsung Partnershop, they are entitled to get a pink Cony or fuchsia Choco cover. Quotas apply while stocks last. 

 

Availability and Suggested Retail Price

Samsung Note8 Blossom Pink edition and LINE FRIENDS cover will be available on the following date with suggested retail price as follows:

Model

Color

Suggested Retail Price

Available Date 

Galaxy Note8 (6GB RAM, Dual SIM 64GB)

Blossom Pink

HKD6,998

Oct 27

Galaxy Note8 (6GB RAM, Dual SIM 128GB)

Blossom Pink

HKD7,598

Oct 27

Galaxy Note8 LINE FRIENDS cover

 

 

* Samsung Partnershop only

Pink Cony/
Fuchsia Choco*/
Cyan Brown/
Black Brown

HKD228

Oct 30

Note 8 Blossom Pink

Samsung Galaxy Note8 Specifications:

Special Features

Expressive & convenient S Pen:

 - Live Message: Create & share animated GIF image that contains handwriting and self-made Emoji

 - Screen off memo & Editable Always On Display (AOD) reminder: Expandable screen-off memo with up to 100 pages. Users can pin to AOD & edit anytime

 - Translate: Sentence translation or Currency/Unit Conversion by hovering the S Pen on articles or documents

Stunning design of 18.5:9 Infinity Display:

 - 6.3” Quad HD+ Super AMOLED Infinity Display (2960 x 1440, 521ppi)**

 - App Pair: Launch two apps at once for fast multitasking

 - Larger screen with a comfortable grip

Dual Lens rear camera:

 - 2X optical zoom: Clearer close-up photo

 - OIS in both main & telephoto cameras

 - Live Focus: Focus on a particular subject by blurring the background (Bokeh effect).
   The strength of blur is adjustable in camera preview and gallery.

 - Dual Capture: show more background area taken by main camera.

 - Support Dual Pixel photodiode sensor, get sharp noise-free close-up photos even in lowlight

Best Efficiency Performance:

 - 6GB RAM for all 64GB/128GB/256GB versions.

 - 10nm processor for superior performance & power efficiency

 - 64-bit processor with 64bit OS optimization

 - Powerful GPU& LPDDR4 RAM

Worry Free design:

 - Dust & Water Resistance: IP68 (1.5M water for 30 mins)^ for both device & S Pen

 - Expandable Memory: microSDTM (up to 256GB)

 - Support 4G & 3G in Hong Kong & China (6 mode)++

 - Dual-SIM Dual-Standby^^

 - Reversible USB Type-C

Other features:

 - Support Iris Scanner ###

 - Support Samsung Pay##

 - Support Bixby

 - Support DeX▲▲▲▲

Wired & wireless fast charging:

 - 3,300 mAh long lasting battery

 - Wired fast charging▲▲

 - Wireless fast charging▲▲

Operating Platform***

Android 7.1.1

Band^^++

4G FDD-LTE: B1(2100),B2(1900),B3(1800),B4(AWS),B5(850),
B7(2600),B8(900),B12(700),B13(700),B17(700),B18(800),B19(800),
B20(800),B25(1900),B26(800),B28(700)

4G TDD-LTE: B34(2010),B38(2600),B39(1900),B40(2300),B41(2500)

3G WCDMA: B1(2100),B2(1900),B5(850),B8(900)

3G TD-SCDMA: B34(2010),B39(1880)

3G CDMA: BC0(800)

2G GSM: GSM850,GSM900,DCS1800,PCS1900

2G CDMA: CDMA800

Dimension

162.5 (L) x 74.8 (W) x 8.6 (D) mm

Weight

195g

Display**

6.3" (160.5mm , full rectangle) Quad HD+ Super AMOLED

6.2" (158.5mm , rounded corners) Quad HD+ Super AMOLED

Processor

Octa-core (2.35GHz Quad + 1.9GHz Quad)

Memory

 - 64GB /128GB / 256GB

 - RAM: 6GB LPDDR4

 - Support microSDTM (up to 256GB)

Color+

Orchid Gray, Midnight Black, Deep Sea Blue, Blossom Pink

Battery*

3,300mAh

Camera

Rear Camera: Dual lens camera with Dual OIS

 - [Main] 12MP Dual Pixel F1.7, OIS

 - [Telephoto] 12MP F2.4, OIS,

 - Live Focus & Dual Capture

 - 2x Optical (Max digital zoom: 10x)

Front Camera: 8 Mega-pixel with F1.7

 - Wide Selfie mode

Video Recording and Playback

 - UHD(4K): 3840 x 2160 pixel (30fps)

 - Recording mode: Slow motion, Hyperlapse

Music Player

 - Ultra High Quality Audio: ~192KHz, 32 bit (FLAC, WAV)

 - SoundAliveTM Sound Effect (Samsung Proprietary Technology)

Audio / Video Play Format

 - Video Play Format: MP4,M4V,3GP,3G2,WMV,ASF,AVI,FLV,MKV,WEBM

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

Internet Tool

 - GoogleTM (Chrome, Gmail, Google, Maps, Play Movies & TV , Drive, YouTubeTM , Photos, Voice Search, Duo)

 - Exchange Active Sync TM (Email, Contacts, Calendar)

 - Samsung Galaxy Apps

Sensor

Accelerometer, Barometer, Fingerprint Sensor, Gyro Sensor, Geomagnetic Sensor, Hall Sensor, HR Sensor,
RGB Light Sensor, Proximity Sensor, Iris Sensor, Pressure Sensor

Dust & Water

Resistance [IP68]^

For both device and S Pen:

 - IP6X: Dust resistant

 - IPX8: Water resistant up to 1.5 meters of water for 30 minutes

 

Connectivity

Data Transfer^^

 - Up to LTE Cat 15: 800 Mbps / 150 Mbps

 - DC-HSPA+ 42Mbps / HSUPA 5.76Mbps / 3G / EDGE / GPRS

Wi-Fi

 - IEEE 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac 2.4G+5GHz, VHT80 MU-MIMO, 1024-QAM

 - Wi-Fi Direct

Bluetooth®#

v5.0 LE up to 2Mbps(A2DP,AVRCP,DI,HFP,HID,HOGP,HSP,MAP,OPP,PAN,PBAP)

Data Connectivity

USB Type-C

Wireless Connectivity

 - NFC

 - GPS (Support A-GPS), Glonass, BeiDou, Galileo

** Measured diagonally, the screen size is 6.3" in the full rectangle and 6.2" with accounting for the rounded corners

* Performance of the battery is subject to the network, signal strength, function, selection and profile.

▲▲▲▲ It must be charged by dedicated Samsung Charger and Battery.

**++ It must be used by dedicated Samsung accessory (Dex)

***Please visit http://www.samsung.com/hk_en for latest Operating Platform

^  Please visit http://www.samsung.com/hk_en for the Dust and Water Resistance lP68 level :

^^ Subject to local network, data and messaging services.

++ Support 4G Network in HK and China: FDD-LTE and TDD-LTE; 3G Network in HK: WCDMA; 3G Network in China: TD-SCDMA and WCDMA and CDMA. Subject to local network, data and messaging services. If one of the SIM Card is using 4G or 3G Band, the another SIM Card supports 3G or 2G band only, vice versa. Users can choose 4G or 3G network with either SIM 1 or SIM 2 without changing the SIM card ^^

Actual available memory for end user usage may vary due to pre-configuration. The pre-configuration includes preloaded operating system and applications.

+ For reference only, please check with our staff for details.

Δ GPS/A-GPS connection is subject to local network and data services and network providers may charge additional service fees. Additionally, connection times can be affected by external factors, such as surrounding environment, weather, etc

# Stereo Bluetooth is only applicable to specific headsets.

### Iris Scanner might not work properly due to environment factors

##The use of Samsung Pay in each place is subject to the laws and regulations of the service territory and any other rules determined by the relevant merchant, payment processor, payment network, regulator, and government authority. You should check the service availability for your region before use of Samsung Pay.

 

For more product information, please visit http://www.samsung.com/hk_en or contact Samsung customer service hotline at (+852) 3698-4698.

* All functionality, features, specifications and other product information provided in this document including, but not limited to, the benefits, design, pricing, components, performance, availability, and capabilities of the product are subject to change without notice or obligation.

 

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