Smartphone Samsung Galaxy Note 8 may be the first smartphone in the world, which will receive a fresh processor Snapdragon 836 from Qualcomm, as well as the Galaxy S8 was the first to receive Snapdragon 835. This was reported by the Chinese resource IThome.
Note that Qualcomm has not yet officially introduced Snapdragon 836, the first information about it is available so far only in the form of rumors. As expected, Snapdragon 836 is an improved version of Snapdragon 835, with increased CPU frequencies up to 2.5 GHz, and the GPU – up to 740 MHz. The processor's debut is expected next month. According to earlier rumors, Samsung Galaxy Note 8 is equipped with a noticeably larger display than the predecessor – a diagonal of 6.4 or 6.3 inches. The screen is made using Super AMOLED technology, and the resolution will be QHD + or 4K. With a discount on the changed proportions, 4K can mean, for example, 4428 x 2160 pixels. The basis should lie Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 processors or proprietary Exynos 9-series, 6 GB of operating and up to 256 GB of internal flash memory. Galaxy Note 8 can be the first Samsung smartphone with a dual camera. Camera Samsung Galaxy Note 8 will receive a 12-megapixel wide-angle module and a 13-megapixel telephoto module, together providing a 3x optical zoom. A similar design we saw in the iPhone 7 Plus. Galaxy Note 8 will receive a Galaxy S8-style design with very small edges at the top and bottom of the display without the traditional home button under the screen, and with a dedicated button for the Bixby voice assistant on the left side, next to the volume controls. Earlier it was assumed that the Samsung Galaxy Note 8 debut could take place at IFA 2017, which will be held from September 1 to 6 in Berlin. But one of these days there was a message on start in August.