10nm AP + 6GB RAM
Playing visually rich games or switching between apps is a breeze. The 10nm mobile processor works with the 6GB RAM to make it happen fast and seamlessly.
Gigabit LTE + Gigabit Wi-Fi
Data at gigabit speed
Browse the web, download files, and stream videos with speed and ease. The Galaxy Note8 supports both gigabit LTE and gigabit Wi-Fi, meaning that it's built to give you superior connection speed by tapping into network speeds that can go as high as 1 gigabit per second.
*Actual speed may vary by country, carrier, network environment, content provider, and other relevant factors.
Vulkan API gaming
Gaming in the fast lane
Games heavy with graphics feel light on the Galaxy Note8 because it supports Vulkan API. With Vulkan making fast connections between computing and graphics, what you get is beautifully smooth performance that doesn't drain your battery as much.
*Turn on full screen mode in Settings to enjoy a greater view when playing.
Soundtrack your moments
Good music deserves to be heard through good earphones. The Galaxy Note8 comes with earphones tuned by AKG and packed with 11Φ woofers and 8Φ tweeters. It also comes with 3 months of Google Play Music on us, so you can put those earphones to good use by listening to over 40 million songs, ad-free and on-demand.*
*With purchase. New customers only. Redeem in the Google Play Music application on eligible devices between April 21, 2017 and April 29, 2018. Excludes certain carriers. 59.99 ZAR / mo. after trial period unless you cancel before trial ends. Full terms: g.co/play/musictrialofferterms_en_gb.
The freedom to do more
The space to grow
Your phone contains your life and things that keep you going, from photos and videos to music, apps, and files. With the Galaxy Note8, you hardly need to delete anything to make space for new content because it has a memory that's expandable by up to 256GB via microSD card.
*MicroSD card sold separately.
When it's time to charge your phone, you don't have to worry about cords. Simply put it down because the Galaxy Note8 charges wirelessly.
*Wireless charger sold separately.
Water and dust resistant
Free to go places
If you get splashed or caught in the rain, you can carry on using your Galaxy Note8 because it's water and dust resistant.
*Galaxy Note8 and S Pen are rated IP68, meaning they are both protected against dust ingress and are water resistant. Water resistance rating is based on test conditions of submersion in up to 1.5 meters of fresh water for up to 30 minutes.
Biometric authentication + Samsung Knox
Unlock at once
Unlocking with your eyes, your face, or a press of your finger gives you the freedom to focus on things that really matter. And with Samsung Knox protecting your biometric data as well as safeguarding what's on your phone, you have peace of mind.
- Iris scan
- Fingerprint scan
- Face recognition