Samsung Galaxy S8 all you need to know

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Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+ Features, Specifications and Price details

Top Features

  • 12-MP Dual-Pixel rear camera with F1.7,4K Video, manual control, fast focus
  • Eye Scanner, Immersive home button inside display, Bluetooth 5.0, HDR display

 

Changes on new Samsung Galaxy S8 over  Galaxy S7

  • Rear camera is the same 12-Megapixel but Sensor is bigger
  • Edge to Edge display (S8 5.8-inch) but body ratio is same
  • IRIS Scanner 
  • Fingerprint Sensor shifted on back
  • Qualcomm 835 Processor
  • Bluetooth 5.0  (S7 has Bluetooth 4.2)

Finally, the waiting list is over, Samsung has launched the most famous flagship mobile the ‘’Samsung Galaxy S8’’ Smartphone along with Galaxy S8 Plus.

        As smartphones are evolving, Samsung seems ahead than its competitors in making phone more compact with a bigger display. Samsung did the same on its new Galaxy Smartphone making the phone the same size but wider display. Galaxy S8 has 570 PPI display and the Galaxy S8 Plus packs 529 PPI display.

     Samsung introduced this phone with a new infinity display which is an entirely new Bazel-Less 5.8-inch Super AMOLED display that gives you incredible full-screen experience.


Story behind Samsung Galaxy S8 5.8’’ display

Samsung created this display by reorganizing the phone’s interior making components smaller without sacrificing performance. The biggest obstacles were physical home button, which Samsung first put very carefully beneath the display. As you press the button of the display, you can bring the home menu and other stuff.

       Also, the Samsung S8 has a smooth curved edge display, erasing bezels gives you more space for the things that matter. You can see and feel a level of immersion with the new S8.

Galaxy S8 is a high-performance mobile device that you have ever seen in the market. Even the games and movies are completely different with the infinity display’s cinematic full-screen experience and a bigger screen gives you the room to multitask seamlessly.

Galaxy S8 with infiniti display

Galaxy S8 with infinite display

The Galaxy S8 also presents a whole new way to interact with your phone. This is the first time, Samsung announced virtual assistant Bixby on its flagship device. The Bixby does exactly what you command through your voice. You can as weather, or as to send an email to your friends or college. The new voice assistant gets more smart and intuitive with every use and if you find something, you can take a snap, then Bixby gives you bunch of information about that object.

 

Unlock your S8 with finger or your face

The S8 has an ability to unlock via finger or even with your face that is vital securing your most important files and folder hidden. The S8 has IRIS scanner which was first introduced on ill-fated Note 7 phone. However, s8 has one more security system, that is face recognition. Now you can unlock your Galaxy S8 phone with just with your face.

The galaxy s8 has a home button hidden beneath the screen

The galaxy s8 has a home button hidden beneath the screen

Camera

Samsung Galaxy S8 comes with a 12-Megapixel dual-pixel rear and 8-Megapixel front-facing camera. The rear camera has 1.4μM sensor size which captures better phone in extremely low light condition. Now front facing camera is even improved, the camera always focuses on your face to take clearer selfies.



Bluetooth 5.0

The most amazing features of S8 is it has Bluetooth 5.0 embedded inside. The New S8’s Bluetooth covers four times the distance of S7 Bluetooth and can transfer 2MBPS data at every second. So, you can listen to music staying at a corner of your home or you can transfer data over 100 meters far.

 

Samsung Galaxy S8 Processors

Samsung Galaxy S8 is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 Octa-Core processors. The new S8 has 2.35GHz dual cores processor and 1.9GHz Quad-Core processors to run minor apps. For heavy graphic games & apps, the S8 switches automatically to the powerful dual-core processor, doing this S8 battery lasts longer than the other smartphone.

Qualcomm 835 processor powers galaxy s8 phone

Qualcomm 835 processor powers galaxy s8 phone

Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8 Price World Wide

The new Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus will be available from 19th April 2017 in the USA, United Kingdom, Neatherland, Spain, Germany, France, Belgium, Portugal and Some other European country.  Samsung has offered Galaxy s8 and S8 Plus on the 0% installment. If you don’t want to pay the full amount, you can still own S8 on 6 months, 12 months or 24 months installment. Here are the price of both handsets.

Country Galaxy S8 (64GB) Galaxy S8+ (64GB)
United States  $750  $850
United Kingdom £689 £779
Netherlands 799 Euro 899 Euro
Australia  AUD $1,199  AUD $1,349
China
Russia  RUB 54,990
 Spain  809 Euro 909 Euro
 Canada CAD $1,035  CAD $1,115
 Belgium 799 Euro  899 Euro
Switzerland CHF 799 CHF 899
Portugal 819.99 Euro 919.99 Euro
Finland 829 Euro 929 Euro
Denmark 6,199 kr. 6,999 kr.
Norway 7,590 kr 8,490 kr
 Dubai  2,799 AED  3,099 AED
Singapore SGD $1,148 SGD $1,298
Malaysia RM 3,299 RM 3,699
 Indonesia Rp. 10,499,000  Rp. 11,999,000
 South Africa

 

The S8 and S8 Plus phones are available in three different colors that include Orchid Grey, Arctic Silver, Midnight Black, Coral Blue and Maple Leaf. 

 

  • In Australia, Pre-Order opened from 31 March 2017, as well as Samsung, has offered Samsung Gear VR as a gift for the pre-order customers.
  • In Dubai, customers can place pre-order from 1st April to 14th April. Samsung will start shipping devices from 15th April, it means the customers can enjoy phone on 15th or 16th of April.
  • In Malasia Samsung has started taking pre-order from 11th April 2017, the Galaxy S8 lovers can go Samsung website and book S8 or S8+ online.

 

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Full Specifications of Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus

Specifications Galaxy S8 & S8+
Dimensions 68.1×148.9×8.0 mm

73.4×159.5×8.1 mm (S8+)

Operating System Android OS 7.0
Camera Rear 12-MP Optical Image Stabilization, Auto Focus
Camera Front 8-Megapixel
Battery 3,000mAh (Non Removable), 3,500mAh (S8+)
Battery Standby Time Up to 3.38 days (S8), 4 Days(S8+)
Internal Memory 64-GB
Expandable Memory Yes, Supports up to 256GB
RAM 4GB
Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac,
Bluetooth Yes, V5.0
NFC Yes
Processor Qualcomm 835, Octa-Core 2.35GHz(Quad core) or

Samsung Exynoss 8895 (Asia)

Main Display Size 5.8-inch (S8), 6.2-inch(S8+)
Main Display Resolution WQHD+ (2960X1440)
Pixel Density 570 PPI, 529 PPI (S8+)
3.5mm Headphone Yes
Sensors
Barometer Yes
Accelerometer Yes
Proximity Yes
Compass Yes
Heart Rate Monitor Yes
Gyroscope Yes
Biometric Sensor Yes, on Back
IRIS authentication sensor Yes
Home Button Yes, invisible (force touch)
SIM Nano dual sim, 4G, LTE

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