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Samsung Galaxy Note8 costs a staggering S$1,398; pre-order now for early bird specials
By Liu Hongzuo - on 27 Aug 2017, 11:21am

Samsung Galaxy Note8 launches on 15th September at S$1,398, pre-orders start tomorrow

The Samsung Galaxy Note8 is coming to Singapore on 15th September 2017. It will retail at S$1,398 for the 64GB version (the only model to retail in Singapore), and interested buyers can begin pre-ordering their handsets from 25th August 2017, 12 PM. Colors available are Midnight Black, Maple Gold, and Orchid Gray. Here's a video summary on all the essentials you need to know about the Galaxy Note8:-


 

Pre-order details

As listed above, you can pre-order the phone from 25th August 2017, 12pm. You can do it via your preferred telco, directly from Samsung, or from an online or offline official reseller of your choosing.

1) Telcos

The respective telco URL for ordering the Galaxy Note8 is listed below:

2) Samsung Experience Store and Samsung Store (online)

If you prefer pre-ordering a non-contract unit through Samsung, you can do so at their online page, or at a Samsung Experience Store of your choice during opening hours. Buyers are expected to place a S$100 deposit while selecting their preferred Note8 collection time-slot and collection point.

Collection points are at selected Samsung Experience Stores, or at the upcoming Galaxy Studio roadshow exhibit (this time, it’s going to be at The Plaza, Level 1 of VivoCity). We'll update this space again when we know the operational dates/timing of the Galaxy Studio showcase.

3) Other major electronic stores, and Lazada Singapore

You can also pre-order through your preferred major electronic stores, and at Lazada Singapore. Here are their respective URLs:-

 

Pre-order collection date & bonuses

All successful pre-order buyers will receive a complimentary Samsung DeX (worth S$198) when you collect and make full payment for the Galaxy Note8 on 9th September 2017. That means the pre-order folks will have one whole week of exclusivity before it's launched in retail!

To help Note8 users get their free Samsung DeX up and running, pre-order buyers will receive in-box vouchers for the following products:

  • 20% off for Microsoft Wireless All-In-One Media Keyboard (U.P. $53) or 25% off for Microsoft Designer Bluetooth Desktop (U.P. S$139)
  • S$200 off for Samsung C27F397 curved monitor (U.P. S$498, 27-inch)

You can redeem those in-box vouchers at Lazada Singapore, or at participating Microsoft retailers (for the Microsoft-related accessories only).

S$100 accessories voucher

If you pre-ordered a non-contract Note8 from a Samsung Experience Store, the Samsung Store online, Lazada Singapore, or the listed consumer electronic stores listed above, you will also receive a S$100 Samsung Accessories and Wearables Voucher when you collect and fully pay for your Note8 device.

For Lazada Singapore pre-order folks, your voucher will come in the form of a promo code.

The Samsung Accessories and Wearables Voucher is not valid for the following items:

  • Samsung MicroSD cards
  • Samsung SSDs
  • Samsung Concierge
  • Montblanc accessories
  • Samsung Gear S2
  • Samsung Gear S2 Classic
  • Samsung DeX Station

20% off for Note8 accessories

From 9th September to 31st October 2017, buyers of the Galaxy Note8 can get 20% off when getting Note8 accessories. This promotion is applied island-wide, inclusive of telcos, major electronic stores, and Lazada Singapore. The Galaxy Note8 will have the following accessories available from 9th September:

  • Protective Standing Cover (U.P. S$58) (Black, Deep Blue)
  • Clear View Standing Cover (U.P. S$68) (Black, Orchid Gray, Deep Blue, Gold)
  • LED View Cover (U.P. S$78) (Black, Orchid Gray, Deep Blue, Gold)
  • Alcantara Cover (U.P. S$68) (Black, Dark Gray, Khaki, Pink)

Samsung will also have the following bundles targeted at Note8 buyers who missed the pre-order period and decide to purchase the device from 15th September when it goes into the retail channel:

Package 1: S$318 (U.P. S$414)

  • Samsung LS22F355FHEXXS (22-inch flat screen monitor)
  • Samsung DeX Station
  • Zeus Wireless Bluetooth Keyboard HB-086
  • HDMI Cable

Package 2: S$398 (U.P. S$504)

  • Samsung LC24F390FHEXXS (24-inch curved screen monitor)
  • Samsung DeX Station
  • Zeus Wireless Bluetooth® Keyboard HB-086
  • HDMI Cable

 

Samsung Concierge

Yes, the Galaxy Note8 is part of the Samsung Concierge, a S$38 after-sales service package. Samsung fans that have a Samsung Galaxy S7 or S7 Edge covered by Samsung Concierge are eligible for the S$350 discount when upgrading to a Galaxy Note8.

Samsung Concierge itself is quite a bargain. Read about it here.

 

128GB and 256GB variants? Colors?

Singapore will not officially receive the 128GB or 256GB variants. The Deepsea Blue color option is not yet available in Singapore. However, our experiences with their previous handsets indicate that Samsung Singapore will likely bring in the Blue variants two months after the launch.

Find out more about the Samsung Galaxy Note8 in our following reports:-


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