Samsung Galaxy Note8 US pre-orders to start on August 24, sales on September 15 [Updated]

Update: Looks like there was some freebies-related confusion on @evleak’s end. As per the update provided by him, buyers will have the option of either going for a 256GB card + wireless charger or 360 cam.

CORRECTION: the options are as follows

1. 256GB card + wireless charger
2. 360 cam

Sorry for the confusion.

Evan Blass (@evleaks) August 19, 2017

The leakster also revealed that for buyers in Europe, DeX dock will be the freebie.

(The pre-order gift in Europe is a DeX dock.)

Evan Blass (@evleaks) August 18, 2017

Original story follows:

Following rumors that the Samsung Galaxy Note8 will be available in the US a day after its unveiling, the usually reliable tipster @evleaks has confirmed August 24 as the date when pre-orders for the device will go live. Sales, on the other hand, he says will kick off as early as September 15.

Note8 pre-orders from Samsung (starting 8/24) come with a 256GB microSD card plus choice of convertible wireless charger or 360 cam.

Evan Blass (@evleaks) August 18, 2017

Moving on, the tweet also confirmed that the South Korean tech giant is including a couple of freebies with the phone: a 256GB microSD card and convertible wireless charger or 360 cam.


Evan Blass (@evleaks) August 18, 2017

In case you missed, the Galaxy Note8 recently made a guest appearance on Samsung’s website. The firm also released a couple of new video teasers for the handset.