The king of Phablet phones, the Samsung Galaxy Note 8 has been finally announced in an event on 23rd of August. The device is expected to hit the shelves in coming week but we already have the stock Apps of the Galaxy Note 8 which can be downloaded and installed on older Samsung devices, especially the Note FE, Galaxy S8, S8 Plus, S7 or S7 Edge etc. These are the devices with updated TouchWiz or grace UI.
These apps have been extracted from the official Galaxy Note 8 ROM by a senior member of XDA community and were uploaded for the users to download on their devices. The list of apps that are included in this extracted package contains almost all the stock Samsung Apps which we mostly found pre-installed on any Samsung device that we buy. To be accurate this package comes with 16 Samsung Galaxy Note 8 Stock Apps which can be installed on any older Samsung device by simply flashing the zip file using the old Recovery method.
List of Galaxy Note 8 Stock Apps :
These are the list of Stock Samsung Galaxy Note 8 apps that you can flash on your older Samsung device simply following the guide given below.
– Phone and Contacts
– Incall UI
– TouchWiz Home
– Edge Lightning
– Task Edge
– People Edge
– S Finder
– Samsung Themes Store
– Smart Manager
– Live Messages
How to install Galaxy Note 8 Stock Apps on Older Samsung Phones:
The first and most important thing you need is this Zip file which has all these 16 apps mentioned above.
Galaxy Note 8 Stock Apps: Download
Now follow these steps;
- As mentioned above download the zip file.
- Make sure to put it on portable storage, on Sd Card slot.
- Now Uninstall the Samsung Browser and Samsung Calculator apps from your App drawer.
- Once done simple Reboot your device into recovery mode.
- Go to the Zip file location and flash it
- Once the flashing ends, Your device will automatically reboots.
- That’s it.
Here you have the Stock Galaxy Note 8 Apps on any older Samsung device. The most important app in the above given list is the Live Message app which lets you write any message on screen and send it via SMS or any other messaging app to any contact in your contact list. The extractor of these apps claims that you would not get the Camera app of the Note 8 as it has some issues with loading and crashes most of the time.