Sep 13: Samsung’s new flagship smartphone Galaxy Note8 has been unveiled in India. Significant about the roll out is that the company has also introduces Bixby Voice capabilities with ‘Make for India’ innovations in its intelligent interface Bixby in the next few weeks. Bixby will be available on Galaxy Note8 and Galaxy S8 & S8+ devices.
According to Samasung, Galaxy Note8 would offer consumers a big, immersive Infinity Display that fits comfortably in one hand, S Pen to communicate in more personal ways, and Dual Camera with dual Optical Image Stabilization (OIS) to capture stunning photos in all conditions.
The Note series also comes with Samsung Pay, and Samsung’s defense-grade security platform Samsung Knox. Galaxy Note8 is designed for the way consumers lead their lives and lean on technology today, it said.
HC Hong, President and CEO, Samsung Southwest Asia, said, “India loves the Galaxy Note for the infinite possibilities it offers with its big screen, unique S Pen and multi-tasking capabilities. I take this opportunity to thank all our consumers in India who have made Samsung the Most Trusted Brand, especially those who have patiently waited for their next Note. This time, we have made the Galaxy Note8 bigger and better and added ‘Make for India’ innovations that will transform lives yet again. Galaxy Note8 lets people do things they never thought were possible.”
“Galaxy Note8 with its stunning Infinity Display, enhanced S Pen and a true Dual Camera, is designed for those who want to do bigger things. At Samsung, we listen to our consumers and bring in meaningful innovations that help make their lives better. With this launch, Samsung will further consolidate its leadership in the premium smartphone segment in India,” said Asim Warsi, Senior Vice President, Mobile Business, Samsung India.
Added features include water and dust resistance, and fast wireless charging capabilities. With a 6GB RAM, a 10nm processor, and expandable memory (up to 256GB), customers will be able to pocket power to browse, stream, play games, and multitask.
The new Galaxy Note8 would be available for Rs 67,900 and will be available in India starting September 21, 2017 in Midnight Black and Maple Gold colours.