Galaxy Note 8 vs Galaxy S8 Summary: What’s the difference?

For a quick breakdown of the key differences between the phones, here’s what you need to know.

Design: Both have lovely designs with curved front and backs. The curved edges on the Note 8’s display are steeper than the S8 and it’s a bit more straight-edged. There’s a minimal bezel around the display.

Specs: These two phones have similar specs: Either a Exynos 8895 or Snapdragon 835, 64GB storage and plenty of RAM. Both are IP68 rated for water-resistance and have fingerprint sensors on the back. The S-Pen stylus is exclusive to the Note, though.

Price: The Samsung Galaxy S8 in china starts at $265 and the S8+ for $275. If you want to go the Note 8, then that cost increases further to $300 about.