Samsung Galaxy Note8 VS. Samsung Galaxy Note7

                         

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Samsung Galaxy Note8
Samsung Galaxy Note7

Model Name

Samsung Galaxy Note8

SM-N950F, SM-N950U, SM-N9500, SM-N950U1, SM-N950N, SM-N950W, SC-01K

Samsung Galaxy Note7

SM-N930V, SM-N930A, SM-N930P, SM-N930T, SM-N930R4, SM-N930W8, SM-N930F, SM-N930G, SM-N930S

Network

Samsung Galaxy Note8

GSM / HSPA / LTE

Samsung Galaxy Note7

GSM / HSPA / LTE

Dimension

Samsung Galaxy Note8

162.5 x 74.8 x 8.6 mm (6.40 x 2.94 x 0.34 in)

Samsung Galaxy Note7

153.5 x 73.9 x 7.9 mm (6.04 x 2.91 x 0.31 in)

Weight

Samsung Galaxy Note8

195 g (6.88 oz)

Samsung Galaxy Note7

169 g (5.96 oz)

Build

Samsung Galaxy Note8

Front/back glass (Gorilla Glass 5), aluminum frame

Samsung Galaxy Note7

Corning Gorilla Glass 5 back panel

SIM

Samsung Galaxy Note8

Single SIM (Nano-SIM) or Hybrid Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)

Samsung Galaxy Note7

Single SIM (Nano-SIM) or Hybrid Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)

Display Type

Samsung Galaxy Note8

Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors

Samsung Galaxy Note7

Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors

Display Size

Samsung Galaxy Note8

6.3 inches, 101.1 cm2 (~83.2% screen-to-body ratio)

Samsung Galaxy Note7

5.7 inches, 88.5 cm2 (~78.0% screen-to-body ratio)

Display Resolution

Samsung Galaxy Note8

1440 x 2960 pixels, 18.5:9 ratio (~521 ppi density)

Samsung Galaxy Note7

1440 x 2560 pixels, 16:9 ratio (~518 ppi density)

Operating System

Samsung Galaxy Note8

Android 7.1.1 (Nougat), upgradable to Android 9.0 (Pie)

Samsung Galaxy Note7

Android 6.0.1 (Marshmallow); TouchWiz UI

Chipset

Samsung Galaxy Note8

Exynos 8895 (10 nm) – EMEAQualcomm MSM8998 Snapdragon 835 (10 nm) – USA & China

Samsung Galaxy Note7

Exynos 8890 Octa (14 nm)

CPU

Samsung Galaxy Note8

Octa-core (4×2.3 GHz Mongoose M2 & 4×1.7 GHz Cortex-A53) – EMEAOcta-core (4×2.35 GHz Kryo & 4×1.9 GHz Kryo) – USA & China

Samsung Galaxy Note7

Octa-core (4×2.3 GHz Mongoose & 4×1.6 GHz Cortex-A53)

GPU

Samsung Galaxy Note8

Mali-G71 MP20 – EMEAAdreno 540 – USA & China

Samsung Galaxy Note7

Mali-T880 MP12

Internal Storage

Samsung Galaxy Note8

64/128/256 GB, 6 GB RAM

Samsung Galaxy Note7

64 GB, 4 GB RAM

SD Card

Samsung Galaxy Note8

microSD, up to 1 TB (uses shared SIM slot) – dual SIM model only

Samsung Galaxy Note7

microSD, up to 1 TB (uses shared SIM slot) – dual SIM model only

Camera Front Specs

Samsung Galaxy Note8

LED flash, auto-HDR, panorama

Samsung Galaxy Note7

LED flash, auto-HDR, panorama

Camera Back

Samsung Galaxy Note8
Samsung Galaxy Note7

5 MP, f/1.7, 22mm (wide)

Camera Back Specs

Samsung Galaxy Note8

Dual video call, Auto-HDR

Samsung Galaxy Note7

Dual video call, Auto-HDR

WIFI

Samsung Galaxy Note8

Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot

Samsung Galaxy Note7

Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot

Bluetooth

Samsung Galaxy Note8

5.0, A2DP, LE, aptX

Samsung Galaxy Note7

4.2, A2DP, EDR, LE

Radio

Samsung Galaxy Note8

No

Samsung Galaxy Note7

No

Sensors

Samsung Galaxy Note8

Iris scanner, fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer, heart rate, SpO2

Samsung Galaxy Note7

Iris scanner, fingerprint (front-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer, heart rate, SpO2

Colors

Samsung Galaxy Note8

Midnight Black, Maple Gold, Orchid Gray, Deep Sea Blue, Star Pink (Taiwan only)

Samsung Galaxy Note7

Blue Coral, Gold Platinum, Silver Titanium, Black Onyx