The official unveiling of the Samsung Galaxy Note 8 is not too far away. We know that the Galaxy Unpacked event is slated to happen on August 23 and that the upcoming flagship device will be launched at the event.
With a few more days left for the launch, the Galaxy Note 8 has been spotted on the Geekbench benchmarking database by Android Headlines. The device carrying the model number SM-N950F has been spotted on the listing thereby confirming some of the key specifications. According to the benchmark database, the Samsung device with the model number SM-N950F will be released in Europe and other global markets with a single SIM card slot.
Furthermore, it is revealed to feature 6GB RAM and Exynos 8895 SoC which was used by the Galaxy S8 (with the model number SM-G950F) as well. While the use of the Exynos processor does not come as a huge surprise as we have come across the same in many speculations and leaks in the past, the Galaxy Note 8 will become the first high-end Samsung smartphone to feature 6GB RAM.
The Geekbench listing does not stop with the hardware details. It further reveals that the Galaxy Note 8 will boot on Android 7.1.1 Nougat OS tipping that the handset will be launched with this version of the platform. However, we can expect the device to receive the Android 8.0 O update in the coming months as Google releases the update officially.
Going by the previous reports, the Galaxy Note 8 is believed to arrive with a 6.3-inch Super AMOLED Infinity Display with 18.5:9 aspect ratio. The device is said to feature a pressure-sensitive display. it will be the first Samsung device to feature a dual camera setup at its rear with two 12MP lenses and fixed optical zoom. We have also seen that the device might be launched in eight color variants with upgraded S Pen stylus.