Samsung Galaxy Note 8 pre-booking started in India on Saturday morning. The interested buyers can now visit the official Samsung India website to register for the new Samsung smartphone.
Meanwhile, as per Indian Express report, the Galaxy Note 8 smartphone will hit the Indian market sometime in September last week. According to a Samsung Smart Cafe sales executive, the first batch of units are expected to be ready to be delivered to customers in Delhi-NCR around September 24, the report added.
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 was launched at company’s Unpacked event in New York on August 23. Galaxy Note 8 will feature a 6.3-inch Super QuadHD+Super AMOLED ‘Infinity’ display and will sport dual rear camera setup. Samsung is making the Galaxy Note 8 available in the US and its home market South Korea starting September 15. It starts at $930 (or approx Rs. 59,561) in the US, and at £869 (or approx Rs 71, 171) in the UK.
In India, Samsung Galaxy Note 8 is expected to be price tagged at Rs 65,000 for the base model with 64GB storage. Notably, Samsung could only bring 64GB and 128GB variants here initially, while the 256GB option could become available later. The smartphone features dual 12-megapixel rear cameras with optical image stabilisation (OIS) on both. Galaxy Note 8 is powered by a 3300mAh battery and it runs Android 7.1.1 Nougat. The device is IP68 certified for water and dust resistance. it ships with S-Pen stylus.