Some analysts believe that the new flagship Samsung Galaxy Note 8 – the main competitor to the iPhone 8 – will be presented in September at the IFA 2017, while others believe that the announcement will take place in August. According to a known informant for Ice Universe, the novelty will be presented at a special event to be held in new York during the third week of August – that is, between 14 and 20 days of the month.
Before that, we heard that the launch of the Samsung Galaxy Note 8 will not be tied to any exhibition and will take place at a special event Samsung Unpacked. But the exact timing of this presentation are still unknown.
If the information is accurate, the Galaxy Note 8 will be available one month before the announcement of the iPhone 8. The latter is expected to be presented at the traditional autumn conference of Apple, which is scheduled for September 17.
Earlier in the network appeared the photo and protective glass for Samsung Galaxy Note 8, confirming the frameless design of the phablet, in the style of Galaxy and Galaxy S8 S8+. The model will feature a more modern Snapdragon processor 836.
According to reports, Galaxy Note 8 will be powered by a significantly larger display than its predecessor — the diagonal of 6.4 or 6.3 inches. The screen is made by technology Super AMOLED, and the resolution is QHD+ or 4K.
The unit is credited with up to 8GB memory, dual camera with 3x optical zoom by analogy with the iPhone 7 Plus an 8-megapixel front camera and up to 256 GB of memory.