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The Speculations , leaks & rumors are all over ,Samsung Mobile has today unveiled its 2017 flagship duo -the Samsung galaxy S8 and S8+ and as one would expect of a flagship device , the new Galaxy S8 and S8 duo are great both in designs , upgraded internals up to new software capabilities.
Both the galaxy S8 & Galaxy s8 plus are protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection on the front and the back,feature iris scanner which was first tested out with the failed Galaxy Note 7 while the fingerprint scanner has been relocated to the rear .
The smaller of the duo-the galaxy S8 packs a 5.8-inch (Quad HD+ Super AMOLED (2960 x 1440) with 18.5:9 apsect ration, is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 / Samsung Exynos 8895 SoC depending on the Market with Android 7.0 (Nougat) .
It comes with a 12MP dual rear camera with OIS (F1.7) and an 8MP autofocus camera with F/1.7 aperture. It has IP68 ratings for water and dust resistance that makes it safe to be immersed in up to 1.5 meters of water for as long as 30 minutes.
Both Samsung galaxy S8 and S8 plus both comes with 4GB RAM , 64GB storage while the larger S8 3500mAh battery is about 500mAh bigger than that of the S8.
|Samsung Galaxy S8||Samsung Galaxy S8+|
|Platform||Android 7.0 Marshmallow||Android 7.0 Marshmallow|
|Dimensions, Weight||148.9 x 68.1 x 8.0 mm, 155g||159.5 x 73.4 x 8.1 mm, 173g|
|Display||5.8” Quad HD+ Super AMOLED (2960 x 1440)||6.2” Quad HD+ Super AMOLED (2960 x 1440)|
|Processor||Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 / Samsung Exynos 8895||Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 / Samsung Exynos 8895|
|RAM||4 GB RAM (LPDDR4)||4 GB RAM (LPDDR4)|
|Cameras||Rear: Dual Pixel 12MP OIS (F1.7)
Front: 8MP AF (F1.7)
|Rear: Dual Pixel 12MP OIS (F1.7)
Front: 8MP AF (F1.7)
|Storage||64 GB||64 GB|
|Battery||3,000 mAh||3,500 mAh|
|Special features||IP68 water resistance, Wireless charging, Bixby||IP68 water resistance, Wireless charging, Bixby|
Priced at $750 & $ 850 respectively ,bot samsung galaxy S8 and S8 Plus are n Midnight Black, Orchid Gray, Coral Blue, Arctic Silver, and Maple Gold colors.
Pre-order begins March 30th , while actual sales is from April 21