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Galaxy Note 8: What you need to know (The 3:59, Ep. 272)

We break down everything Samsung announced at its big Manhattan phone launch.

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Samsung released the Galaxy Note 8 on Wednesday, and the gadget didn't blow our minds. 

The company played it safe with a decent upgrade to the Note 7, whose tendency to overheat and catch fire forced two recalls and a big apology tour. We break down the features of the new Note 8 and look at how it'll bring some redemption to Samsung.

The 3:59 gives you bite-size news and analysis about the top stories of the day, brought to you by the CNET News team in New York and producer Bryan VanGelder.

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Galaxy Note 8: Everything you need to know! (The 3:59, Ep. 272)

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