Samsung Galaxy Note 8 Officially Launched in India at Rs. 67,900; Offers Up to 448GB Free Data for Reliance Jio Users

Samsung has finally launched the Galaxy Note 8 smartphone in India. The device is priced at Rs. 67,900 and will be up for sale on Amazon India, Samsung Shop, and select retail stores across the country. As expected, pre-orders for the Galaxy Note 8 will start today. Initially, the smartphone will be available in Midnight Black and Maple Gold colour options.

galaxy-note-8-design

And for the pre-order users, Samsung is offering a one-time free screen replacement (much needed one) and a free wireless convertible charger. Another major announcement made by the company alongside the Note 8 is that the Samsung Bixby voice will be rolled out in India starting September 30.

The Samsung Galaxy Note 8 features a 6.3-inch QHD+ display with a resolution of 2960 x 1440 pixels. It is the same Infinity Display seen on the Galaxy S8 and S8+. It is powered by the Exynos 8895 SoC, paired with 6GB of RAM and 64GB of internal storage. There’s a dedicated microSD card slot for storage expansion.

The Note 8 comes with dual cameras at the back- one with f/1.7 aperture and the other one with the telephoto lens. There’s a depth mode as well. Also, both the sensors are Optically imaged Stabilized. Up front, the Note 8 comes with an 8MP front-facing camera.

The Galaxy Note 8 also features S-Pen, which is now an advanced one ever. The smartphone is IP68 certified and even has wireless charging support. The smartphone still runs on Android 7.0 Nougat and has a 3300mAh battery.

“Galaxy Note8 with its stunning Infinity Display enhanced S Pen and a true Dual Camera is designed for those who want to do bigger things. At Samsung, we listen to our consumers and bring in meaningful innovations that help make their lives better. With this launch, Samsung will further consolidate its leadership in the premium smartphone segment in India,” said Mr Asim Warsi, Senior Vice President, Mobile Business, Samsung India.

Along with the Galaxy Note 8, Samsung also announced ‘Samsung Upgrade’ program, where Samsung users will get the best value when they exchange their old Samsung smartphone to purchase the Galaxy Note 8. Also, HDFC Credit users can avail cashback of Rs. 4,000 with the purchase of Note 8. And Reliance Jio is offering up to 448GB of additional data over the next eight months for JioPrime members.

Chakri is a go-to guy for your next smartphone recommendation. Back in his engineering days, he used to play with smartphones by installing custom ROMs and that passion got him into the tech industry. He still goes nuts about a smartphone knocking his door for review. Currently managing everything at Telecom Talk, Chakri is trying to master PUBG Mobile in his free time.

5
Leave a Reply

Photo and Image Files
 
 
 
4 Comment threads
1 Thread replies
0 Followers
 
Most reacted comment
Hottest comment thread
4 Comment authors
newest oldest most voted

[…] the launch event of the Samsung Galaxy Note 8 in India, the Samsung, the South Korean company said that it will be rolling out Bixby voice feature with […]

Yuvarajanitniksh

It doesn’t have dedicated micro sd card slot, it’s a hybrid slot, I think. Please clarify

Recent Posts

BSNL Employees Demand Immediate Allocation of 4G Spectrum

State-run telecom operator BSNL’s employees during the hunger strike on Monday demanded immediate implementation of the revival plan, including 4G...

Realme Teases Smart TV, Smartwatch and New IoT Products; Fitness Band Launching on March 5

Even as Realme X50 Pro launched today, phone maker Realme is teasing more new smart devices as part of its...

Nokia 9 PureView Price Slashed by Rs 15,000, Now Available at Rs 34,999 on Flipkart

HMD Global’s flagship phone for 2019, the Nokia 9 PureView, has received a massive price cut in the Indian market....