The Galaxy Note 8: Pre-Orders To Begin On Aug. 24 & The Release Date Is Sep. 15 By partha das | Aug 21, 2017 12:30 PM EDT A recent report has suggested that the pre-order of the Galaxy Note 8 will begin on Aug. 24, 2017. The announcement of the handset will take place on Aug. 23. According to the popular phone leaker Evan Blass, on Sep. 15 Samsung will release one of the most anticipated handsets the Galaxy Note 8. But, the pre-orders will start in the current month that is Aug. 24 on Thursday. Reports say the consumers will have the opportunity to avail either the Samsung Gear 360 or the convertible wireless charger as the pre-order bonus. The best part is all the pre-orders will pack with the free microSD card of 256GB, 9to5Google reported. Evan Blass also suggested that the European consumers will get one DeX dock as a pre-order gift. Recently a rumor indicated the immediate availability of the Galaxy Note 8 just after the handset's announcement on Aug. 23. The rumor even suggested that the sale of the device would begin on Aug. 24, though currently, the rumor doesn't look very meaningful. Watch video No word yet surfaced to indicate the cost price of the Galaxy Note 8 of Samsung. But according to several reports regarding the features of the device, it seems that the Note 8 will probably be a cheap handset. According to Ausdroid, a sales brochure suggested some important details of the Galaxy Note 8. The key specs of the Galaxy Note 8 include the 6.3-inch QHD display. Obviously, it must be the Infinity Display. The handset will be equipped with the Iris Scanner and the S Pen. The Galaxy Note 8 will also be IP68 dust and water resistant. Wireless charging must be another significant feature of the device. The dual camera setup of the handset should have the 2x optical zoom. For better image quality in the low light, the Galaxy Note 8 will offer the f/1.7 aperture and the Optical Image Stabilisation. The phone will probably be available with two color options, Gold, and Black.