One of the most looked-forward-to smartphones in the technology industry this year, is probably Samsung’s #Galaxy Note 8. Among the main reasons why the market is especially looking forward to this high-end device, is because the upcoming flagship phablet serves as the successor to last year’s Galaxy Note 7 fiasco – which technically faced a lot of bashing, thanks to its battery woes. The South-Korean technology giant hopes to revive its lost glory through the imminent launch of its Galaxy Note 8 smartphone through the numerous high-end specifications that it is expected to come packed with. While users must note that the company themselves haven’t suggested or confirmed any of the ongoing rumors as yet – many leading sources have predicted primary features of the upcoming phablet.

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Let’s do a complete round-up of what can be expected from the upcoming phablet smartphone:

Pricing + Availability

The upcoming Galaxy Note 8 smartphone has been reported to be among the priciest offerings made by Samsung till date. The device is expected to come at a base price of $850 – which in a way is still cheaper than the expected iPhone 8, which may fall in the $1,000 categories. The device – as mentioned previously – will be unveiled at Samsung’s ‘Unpacked’ event, however; the smartphones won’t be available for purchase until mid-September at least.

Specifications and features

The Samsung-branded phablet is heavily-speculated to sport a 6.3-inch QHD+ Infinity Display – just like the one found in the already-available Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus smartphones. However, the only difference in this one is that it is slightly larger in size.

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Apart from this, the smartphone’s display is also apparently going to support 4K video-content viewing. The device is also expected to pack up the same aspect ratio as LG’s V30 i.e. 18:5:9. The larger display in the upcoming device is justified as: firstly, because it falls in the phablet category and secondly because the device also comes along with the company’s iconic stylus S digital pen.

The design in the Galaxy Note 8 smartphone won’t be any different than the one existing in the Galaxy S8, S8 Plus. In other words, the smartphone will pack a curved glass front and back panels with a metal finish. The Galaxy Note 8 smartphone is expected to pack a dual rear camera setup, with two 12-megapixel sensors accompanied with an 8-megapixel front shooter as well. The device’s camera is further packed with telephoto and wide-angle abilities as well. #Samsung Galaxy Note #August 23Rd