The Samsung Galaxy Note 9 is a minor upgrade over the Note 8, both in terms of specs and design. The new Galaxy Note sports a 6.4-inch Super AMOLED display, making it a tad larger than the 6.3-inch panel found on its predecessor. The resolution and the aspect ratio remain unchanged, coming in at QHD+ and 18.5:9. The device is powered by the latest and greatest Snapdragon 845 chipset or the Exynos 9810, depending on which region you’re in. It comes in two variants: 6GB of RAM with 128GB of storage and 8GB of RAM with 512GB of storage. The Galaxy Note 8, on the other hand, sports the Snapdragon 835/Exynos 8895 chipset along with 6GB of RAM. It offers 64, 128, or 256GB of storage, although only the base model was officially released in the U.S. Both handsets are suitable for power users and you likely won’t notice a massive difference in performance, even though the Note 9 has a newer chipset and 2GB of RAM more (on the higher-end model only). Don’t miss: Samsung Galaxy … [Read more...] about Samsung Galaxy Note 9 vs Galaxy Note 8: Worth the upgrade?
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Last year, the Galaxy Note 8 brought the Note lineup into the modern age following the Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+. In addition to the Infinity display, the Galaxy Note 8 was also the first Samsung flagship with dual rear cameras. Thanks to the fact that the Galaxy Note 7 was taken off the market, the Galaxy Note 8 came off as a huge upgrade for Galaxy Note 5 or Galaxy Note 4 owners.Samsung has now unveiled the Galaxy Note 9, and you are probably wondering how it compares to its predecessor as far as specs are concerned. Well, it comes off as quite the upgrade even over the Galaxy Note 8, as the Note 9 gets the best of both the Galaxy Note 8 and the Galaxy S9+. You have stereo speakers, the biggest battery yet of any Samsung flagship (not counting the Galaxy S Active smartphones), 8GB of RAM, a Bluetooth-enabled S Pen, and more.Specs comparison: Samsung Galaxy Note 9 vs Galaxy Note 8There are quite a few minor changes as well (such as official support for 512GB microSD cards and … [Read more...] about Specs comparison: Samsung Galaxy Note 9 vs Galaxy Note 8
Samsung has launched new 2018 Galaxy S flagship phones, in the form of the Galaxy S9 and the Galaxy S9+. The Galaxy S9+ sees a few additional features over the smaller model, including the introduction of dual-rear cameras, which we first saw on the 2017 Galaxy Note 8.But which of these phones should be looking to buy? What are the differences and similarities between the Galaxy S9+ and the mighty Note 8? We've reviewed both, lived with both and had plenty of time to evaluate both. Here's how these two flagship Samsung devices compare.Samsung Galaxy S9+ vs Galaxy Note 8: Design Both IP68 water and dust resistance Infinity display, dual cameras on both S9+ smaller but heavier The Samsung Galaxy S9+ and the Galaxy Note 8 both feature similar designs. The two devices opt for a metal core sandwiched between a glass front and back and they both come with IP68 water and dust resistance. The Galaxy S9+ is curved in the corners, while the Note 8 has a squarer look - partly to accommodate … [Read more...] about Samsung Galaxy S9+ vs Galaxy Note 8: What’s the difference?
The Samsung Galaxy Note 8 is here, and as expected it sports a gorgeous (and ginormous) all-glass design. It's big, it's expensive, and no matter what phone makers say about the ruggedness of Gorilla Glass 5 it may shatter on you if it takes a nasty fall. If you lead an active life (or just know you're prone to dropping your phone) you may need something a bit more heavy duty than your average case. Samsung Rugged Military Grade Protective Cover Samsung offers a compelling design for a rugged case with a built-in kickstand. Branded with the Samsung logo on the back, this case adds texture to help add grip to your phone. There are precise cutouts on the bottom for access to the headphone jack, charging port, and S Pen and again you really got to appreciate how Samsung incorporated the kickstand into the design — always there when you need it without being clunky and adding bulk. You can grab this case in black for $28 or deep blue for $35. See at Amazon Supcase Unicorn Beetle … [Read more...] about Best Heavy Duty Cases for Galaxy Note 8
The Samsung Galaxy Note 8 became the most expensive smartphone from the Korean tech giants when it was unveiled last August. But prices bottomed out around the January sales period (quelle surprise), went up rather a lot and have now fallen again - probably something to do with the arrival of the new Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus. Galaxy Note 8 deals are a much cheaper alternative to the new big-screened Samsung flagship phone.The Note 8 is still never going to be your go-to option if you're on a tight budgetm however. It's a Goliath of a smartphone, both in terms of sheer size and internal power. It's got the screen size and specification smarts to be a competitor to the much lauded iPhone X and that doesn't come cheap. But there are now some excellent Note 8 deals floating around. Check out our comparison chart and handpicked favourite Note 8 deals below.It might seem a tad unfair, but we can't not mention the Galaxy Note 7 debacle when talking about its successor. Samsung's 2016 aborted … [Read more...] about The best Samsung Galaxy Note 8 deals in March 2018