Samsung Claims Galaxy Note 8 Pre-Order Numbers Are Highest in the U.S. for Its Premium Note Lineup

Sep 10, 2017

With numerous upgrades and changes made when comparing it to the Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+, the Galaxy Note 8 has catapulted Samsung’s position to new heights, now making the Korean giant the number one smartphone manufacturer in the world. With its already impressive pre-order numbers set in South Korea, Samsung now states it has set a new record for pre-orders in the U.S.

Exact Pre-Order Number Details Not Provided, but Samsung Claims That Galaxy Note 8 Has Surpassed Previous ‘Note’ Lineup Tally

Samsung said on Sunday that its pre-order numbers were making waves in the U.S., with the Galaxy Note 8 adopting more users than previous generation Note devices. After the Note7 fallout, the company made huge leaps in phone design and functionality. Keep in mind that the Galaxy Note 8 is the first flagship from the manufacturer to tout a dual-camera lens setup.

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For those wondering, the first primary lens is a 12MP wide-angle lens while the second one is a telephoto one that is capable of delivering 2x optical zoom functionality. The phone is also compatible with a DeX Station, making it easier for users to extend their workspace using a monitor and peripherals and use dedicated apps for word processing, presentations, and spreadsheets.

Samsung has ambitious plans for the Note 8, as a previous report details that the company aims to sell around 700,000 units of the flagship. Do you think the Galaxy Note 8 will be able to outsell Apple’s iPhone 8? Tell us your thoughts down in the comments.

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Source: The Korea Herald