On August 23, Samsung introduced the Galaxy Note 8; We already tell you its characteristics, price and availability. Of course it is not the only flagship of the South Korean company this year 2017; We can not forget the Galaxy S8+ . Next we will see the most outstanding differences between both devices.
If we take a look at the Galaxy Note 8 and the Galaxy S8+ we notice that they are two terminals practically the same; Both have an Infinity Display design and the aspect ratio is 18: 9 on both terminals. However, there are also differences.
On the one hand, the Galaxy Note 8 has a screen size of 6.3 inches, while the Galaxy S8 + stays at 6.2 inches. On the other hand, the corners of Galaxy Note 8 are more square; A trademark of the Samsung Note family. And, finally, Note 8 is somewhat heavier; 195 grams against the 173 grams that weighs the Galaxy S8+.
As for the benefits, both phones are quite similar. Both mount a Snapdragon processor, although the Galaxy Note 8 offers 6 GB of RAM and the Galaxy S8 + only 4 GB.
As for the internal storage, Galaxy Note 8 there are three versions on the market: 64 GB, 128 GB and 256 GB. The Galaxy S8 + is only available in 64GB of memory in the West; In China there is also a 128GB version.
And, regarding the battery, the Galaxy S8+ has 3,500 mAh capacity, while the Galaxy Note 8 stays at 3,300 mAh. Samsung has had to manufacture a smaller battery in its latest flagship to make room for the stylus slot.
The double rear camera that incorporates the Galaxy Note 8 is the main difference of this phone with respect to Galaxy S8 +. The Note 8 comes equipped with a main 12-megapixel sensor with f/1.7 aperture and a 12-megapixel secondary sensor with 2x zoom and f/2.4 aperture. In addition, Samsung’s latest flagship is the company’s first device that counts With optical stabilization on both camera sensors.
As for the Galaxy S8+, it has a single 12 megapixel sensor with f/1.7 aperture and LED flash. Both phones share an 8 megapixel selfie camera with f/1.7 aperture.
One of the main hallmarks of the Galaxy Note family of Samsung is the S Pen, the touch pen. With the Galaxy Note 8 users can take advantage of various features of the device such as Smart Select, which allows them to use the S Pen to select and share animated GIFs, among other functions.
Both phones have the Bixby virtual assistant.
These are the main differences we find between the Galaxy Note 8 and the Galaxy S8+. Analyzing the performance of both phones, we see how, even though belonging to different Samsung lines, Galaxy Note 8 is a qualitative leap compared to Galaxy S8+.
With which of the devices do you stay?