Best 8 Series Smartphones, Samsung S8, Note 8, iPhone 8 and Nokia 8
The most popular high-end smartphone makers are now on their 8 series and we now have Samsung Galaxy S8, Note 8, Apple iPhone 8 and Nokia 8 all from the most popular smartphone markers.
Nokia just came back to business recently and has since then produced few smartphones such as Nokia 3, 5, 6 and now Nokia 8, Apple and Samsung have been in the business for long and has been doing marvelously well and both of them equally have their 7th Series smartphones respectively ” Apple iPhone 7, Samsung Galaxy S7 etc.
This time Samsung not only released Galaxy S8 but also released the long-awaited Note 8 coming out stronger and smarter with a big screen and awesome design.
Apple, on the other hand, has made several improvements on their new innovated iPhone 8 smartphones compared to other series such as iPhone 5, 6 and 7.
Nokia was best known for their Symbian OS powered smartphone back then but now they have joined the Android family and most of their smartphones are equipped with the latest Android operating system and Qualcomm Snapdragon Processor.
Features and Price of Samsung Galaxy S8, Note 8, iPhone 8 and Nokia 8
The fact remains that these phones are high-end smartphones that usually don’t come cheap but Nokia 8 seems to be the cheapest among the best 8 Series Smartphones, Samsung S8, Note 8, iPhone 8 and Nokia 8 but the question might be how much can these phones cost in the market but that question will be answered because I will be listing the key features of these phones and their prices below.
Nokia 8 Features and Price
Nokia 8 being the cheapest among the 8 series smartphones I decided to write about it first, Nokia 8 is a 5.3-Inch smartphone featuring 4GB RAM, 46GB ROM, non-removable Li-Ion 3090mAh battery, 13MP main camera, Android 7.1.1 (Nougat) operating system and lots more.
Available from September 22, 2017
Display: Bright 5.3” 2K polarized display
OS: Android Nougat
Camera: 13 MP front
Memory: 4 GB of RAM/64 GB mass storage
Processor: Qualcomm Snapdragon
Non-removable Li-Ion 3090mAh battery
About $530 or ₦195,000 in Nigeria
Samsung Galaxy S8 Features and Price
Samsung Galaxy S8 comes in two version, Samsung Galaxy S8 and Samsung Galaxy S8 plus and their prices and specifications also differ from each other but I will use the key features of Samsung Galaxy S8 plus.
6.2 inches Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Android OS, v7.0
Octa-core (4×2.3 GHz & 4×1.7 GHz)
Exynos 8895 Octa
128 GB, 6 GB RAM, microSD, up to 256 GB (uses SIM 2 slot)
12 MP, f/1.7, 26mm, phase detection autofocus, OIS, LED flash
Between $600 – $800 and between ₦230,000 – ₦260,000 in Nigeria
Samsung Note 8 Features and Price
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 comes with unbeatable features such as Dual Sim 64GB ROM/6GB RAM 6.3-Inch Dual 12MP+8MP Android 7.1 Nougat, non-removable Li-Ion 3300 mAh battery and lots more.
6.3 inches Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Android 7.1.1 (Nougat)
Qualcomm MSM8998 Snapdragon 835
Octa-core (4×2.35 GHz Kryo & 4×1.9 GHz Kryo)
64 GB, 6 GB RAM, Hybrid Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
Dual 12 MP (26mm, f/1.7, PDAF & 52mm, f/2.4, AF), OIS, autofocus
Between $900 – $1100 and ₦355,000 – ₦370,000 in Nigeria
Apple iPhone 8 Features and Price
Apple iPhone 8 also came in 2 versions, iPhone 8, and 8 Plus but when it comes to memory capacity iPhone comes in many versions ranging from 64GB to 256GB storage memory but using the 64GB version as an example below are the key features and prices.
5.5-inch Retina HD display with True Tone
All-glass and aluminum design, water and dust resistant
64GB ROM, 3 GB RAM
12 MP dual cameras with OIS, Portrait mode, Portrait Lighting, and 4K video up to 60 fps
7 MP FaceTime HD camera with Retina Flash for stunning selfies
Touch ID for secure authentication and Apple Pay
Between $1000 – $1300 while ₦400,000 – ₦550,000 in Nigeria