Comparison Of Giants: Galaxy S8 Vs Galaxy Note 8


The South Korean tech giant Samsung has two phones scheduled to debut in 2017. One of them is Galaxy S8, the successor of successful Galaxy S7. The other one will be Galaxy Note 8 successor of tainted Galaxy Note 7. However, both flagships are Android users favorite, and both are rumored to come with incredible features to give competition to Samsung rivals. Wait a moment, what about giving competition to each other? So, let’s draw a comparison of Galaxy S8 vs Galaxy Note 8.

Galaxy S8 Vs Galaxy Note 8

Samsung Galaxy S8 Vs Galaxy Note 8

We are not 100% sure about the release of Galaxy Note 8 after the Galaxy Note 7 fiasco, but last month Samsung mobile chief D.J. Koh said that they will release a new Note and it will be Note 8. So let’s talk about the release date of both giants.

Release Date

The release date of Galaxy S8 is 21st of April 2017, but it will be launched on 29th of March in an event scheduled in New York. On the other hand, we are not sure about the release date of Galaxy Note 8, but it could be in the fourth quarter of 2017.

Models And Prices

The Samsung Galaxy S8 will have two models. The primary model Galaxy S8 will have 5.8 inches screen of display. The Galaxy S8 Plus will be large 6.2 inches. The price of the Galaxy S8 will be around $850, and Galaxy S8 Plus will cost you $950.

If we talk about Galaxy S8 models and prices, then there will be only Galaxy Note 8 model. However, we do not know about the price, maybe Samsung will retain the Galaxy Note 7 price for Galaxy Note 8 to win back the Note users.

Features And Specs

There will be incredible specs and features in both flagships. Let’s compare features and specifications of Galaxy S8 vs Galaxy Note 8.

The Galaxy S8 will feature S Pen Stylus as reported by GSM Arena. However, we are not sure about the Galaxy Note 8 features.


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Features and SpecsSamsung Galaxy Note 8Samsung Galaxy S8
Size5.7 inches5.8 inches
Resolution3840 x 2160 pixels1440 x 2960
Operating SystemAndroid 7.0.1Android 7.0.1
Display16M colors, Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen.16M colors, Super AMOLED
Rear Camera12 MP, f/1.6, phase detection autofocus, OIS, dual-LED (dual tone) flashSingle-lens 12 MP, dual-LED and OIS, phase detection autofocus
Front8 MP8 MP
System ChipNot confirmedQualcomm Snap Dragon 835
CPUNot confirmedQuad-core 2×2.15 GHz and 2×1.15 GHz Kryo
GPUNot confirmedAdreno 540
ColorsGold, Silver, Black, BlueBlack, Gold, Silver, White, and Pink Gold
Storage64 GB/128 GB,64 GB and 128 GB
Micro SD CardYesYes
BatteryNot confirmedNon-removable 3000 mAh
SensorsIris scanner, fingerprint front-mounted, gyro, accelerometer, proximity, compass, barometer, heart rate, SpO2Iris scanner, gyro, fingerprint, accelerometer, barometer, proximity, compass, heart rate, and SpO2
Additional FeaturesDesktop experience support, fast battery chargingDesktop experience support, fast battery charging


We were not sure about Galaxy Note 8, but the official statement from Samsung probes that they will release Note 8 after vanishing all types ambiguities from the device. Hopefully, we will see Galaxy Note 8 before the end of 2017. On the other hand, The Galaxy S8 is the debut of Samsung flagship phone after Galaxy Note 7 fiasco. So we wish Samsung good luck for the next galaxy.