After reaching out to the Samsung Galaxy S8 and the Galaxy S8+, Android 8.0 Oreo operating system has started rolling out to the Galaxy Note 8.
According to a new report, the Samsung Galaxy Note 8 users in France have started receiving the Oreo update and March security patch. Additionally, the Galaxy Note 8 will be updated to Samsung Experience 9.0 from Samsung Experience 8.5.
To recall, Android 8.0 Oreo comes with a plethora of new features which includes Autofill feature which allows users to fill in all the necessary details on its own, and the Picture-in-Picture feature lets users multi-task and use various apps simultaneously. It also includes an improved notification system with the introduction of a range of emoticons.
Just as a reminder, the Galaxy Note 8 sports a 6.3-inch QHD Super AMOLED Infinity display and is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 mobile platform. It comes with 6GB of RAM and 64GB of internal storage which can be expanded up to 256GB. The device is backed by a 3,300mAh battery.
Its main highlight is the camera department, consisting of two cameras at the back, rated at 12-megapixel camera each, with dual OIS and autofocus. The dual camera module also supports Bokeh, which Samsung calls Live Focus. On the front, there is an 8-megapixel snapper with Smart Auto Focus.
The smartphone is accompanied by a rear-mounted fingerprint scanner, the improved S Pen, IP68 certification, iris scanner, Samsung DeX, and the company’s own virtual assistant Bixby.