Galaxy Note 8 has just unveiled by Samsung on 23 August 2017 at an event in New York City. Like the Galaxy S8 distribution, Samsung is also doing the same for the Galaxy Note 8 distributions. Avoiding confusion, Samsung is placing the various letter at the end of specifics phone model number to identify it by country, carrier, as well as region.
Samsung Note 8 is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 or Samsung Exynos 8895 processor, 6GB of RAM, 64GB of internal storage with a microSD card slot, Bixby voice assistant, and 3300mAh battery. The design is refined with the 6.3-inch Quad HD Super AMOLED Infinity Display.
The model number will decide which processor is built inside, you will either have a Snapdragon 835 or Exynos 8895. Below is a list that details each on region-based models, carriers and processor supported by particular models. In some cases, a singles country itself has more than single versions.
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 Model NumbersModel NumbersChipsetCarriersCountry/RegionSM-N950WSnapdragon 835Bell MobilityCanadaSM-N950WSnapdragon 835RogersCanadaSM-N950Snapdragon 835ALLChinaSM-N9508Snapdragon 835ALLChinaSM-N950FExynos 8895ALLEuropeSM-N950NExynos 8895SKTKoreaSM-N950NExynos 8895LG U+KoreaSM-N950NExynos 8895KTKoreaSM-N950FD Duos (Dual-SIM)
Exynos 8895UnlockedAsiaSM-N950FZKDBTU (Dual-SIM)Exynos 8895UnlockedUKSM-N950FZKABTUExynos 8895Carphone WarehouseUKSM-N950FZKABTUExynos 8895VodafoneUKSM-N950FZKABTUExynos 8895O2UKSM-N950FZKABTUExynos 8895iD MobileUKSM-N950FZKABTUExynos 8895EEUKSM-N950UZKAAIOSnapdragon 835AT&TUSSM-N950UZSAATTSnapdragon 835AT&TUSSM-N950UZVATMKSnapdragon 835Metro PCSUSSM-N950UZKABSTSnapdragon 835BOOSTUSSM-N950UZKAACGSnapdragon 835C Spire WirelessUSSM-N950UZVASPRSnapdragon 835SprintUSSM-N950UZVATMBSnapdragon 835T-MobileUSSM-N950UZVAUSCSnapdragon 835US CellularUSSM-N950UZVATFNSnapdragon 835TracFoneUSSM-N950UZVAVZWSnapdragon 835VerizonUSSM-N950UZKAVMUSnapdragon 835Virgin Mobile USAUSSM-N950UZKAXAASnapdragon 835UnlockedUS
If you feel confused to determine the Galaxy Note 8 model number for your area, the data above is accurate.
Note: Samsung Galaxy Note 8 model number in the table can be increased according to the information we received officially.
Is Exynos or Qualcomm better?
Major differences in execution begin here. By design, the Exynos chip is an octa-core processor, while Snapdragon chips are quad-core chips. But even with the Kryo cores, Qualcomm claims improved performance of up to 23% over the Cortex and Mongoose Cores.
Is my note 8 Exynos or Snapdragon?
Open your Samsung phones Settings. Then click on “ABOUT PHONE”. There all of the specifications of your phone will be visible including the processor on it. You can check there that whether your phone is exynos or snapdragon powered.
Will Samsung stop using Exynos?
Samsung's smartphone business division has reportedly formed a completely new team for designing and developing its own chipsets, which means that it might not use Exynos chips from System LSI in the future. According to a new report from The Elec, Samsung MX has formed a new team to develop smartphone chipsets.