Samsung Phablet Galaxy Note8 wins ‘Gadget of the year’ award at IMC 2017

By: | Updated: September 30, 2017 4:01 PM

Samsung's Android flagship phablet Galaxy Note8 has reached the Indian market with a bang. The device, which was recently launched in the country has been awarded as the 'Gadget of the Year' at the inaugural India Mobile Congress (IMC) 2017 event

Samsung's Android Galaxy Note8, Samsung flagship phablet, 'Gadget of the Year', India Mobile Congress, Asim Warsi, Samsung India, Android 7.1.1 NougatSamsung Galaxy Note8 (Source: PTI)

After wooing consumers across the world, Samsung’s Android flagship phablet Galaxy Note8 has reached the Indian market with a bang. The device, which was recently launched in the country has been awarded as the ‘Gadget of the Year’ at the inaugural India Mobile Congress (IMC) 2017 event in New Delhi, held on September 27.

The gadget has been recognised for its attractive design, multi-utility capabilities and performance prowess. Samsung Galaxy Note8, which has a gorgeous 6.3-inch super AMOLED screen, is seen as one of the most powerful and feature-rich Android phone in the market by the gadget experts.

Asim Warsi, Senior Vice President, Mobile Business, Samsung India, said in a statement, “At Samsung, we believe in inspiring the world and bringing meaningful innovation to help make lives better. With the launch of Galaxy Note8, we have further strengthened our leadership in the premium smartphone segment in India and this prestigious award bears testimony to our efforts.”

Expressing his gratitude for the recognition, Warsi said, “Our ear to ground approach led by innovative technologies across product and service categories have made Samsung a popular choice amongst consumers and it is a great honour to be bestowed upon with this recognition.”

The phone has been a talk-point amongst the tech-savvy due to the impressive features that the phablet boasts of, some of which include:

Operating System-Android 7.1.1 Nougat

RAM-6 GB

Storage-64/128/256 GB

Front Camera-8MP snapper with f/1.7 aperture

Rear Camera-Wide-angle 12MP (Dual Pixel AutoFocus, f/1.7 aperture)

Battery-3,300mAh

Network-4G LTE (Cat. 16)

Dimensions-162.5 x 74.8 x 8.6 mm

Weight-195 grams

Colour Variants-Midnight Black, Orchid Gray, Maple Gold and Deep-sea Blue

Price-Rs 67,900

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