Samsung Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ were unveiled at Unpacked 2017 event in New York City on March 29. The much-awaited flagships from Samsung are here and the major highlight of the Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ is the Infinity Display and almost bezel-less design.
Samsung Galaxy S8 Full Specifications:
Galaxy S8 are powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 835/Exynos 8895 64 bit (10nm-based) processor. The company has, so far, been launching only its Exynos-based Galaxy S flagship phones in India, so chances are Exynos 8895-based Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ would be coming to India. The Qualcomm Snapdragon 835-based Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ will be sold in the US. Both the phones come with 4GB RAM. There was no mention of a 6 gig RAM version at Unpacked, but chances are the company may launch such a variant later like it did in the case of the Note 7. If this happens, chances are the 6GB RAM Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ would be exclusive to China.
The Galaxy S8 come with 64GB of internal memory which is expandable by up to 256GB via a microSD card. The Galaxy S8 come with Samsung calls as an Infinity display. Both the phones boast of an edge-to-edge screen and an unusual 18.5:9 aspect ratio instead of a regular 16:9. Galaxy S8 is a 5.8-inch phone, the Galaxy S8+ has a 6.2-inch screen. Both the phones have a 2960×1440 pixel (WQHD+) resolution and Super AMOLED panels. the phones have an always-on display.the phones come with a 12-megapixel (Dual Pixel) rear camera with f/1.7 aperture and optical image stabilisation, On the front, the Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ sport an 8-megapixel camera with autofocus. Both the phones run Android Nougat-based TouchWiz.
While the Galaxy S8 has a 3,000mAh battery, the Galaxy S8+ has a larger 3,500mAh battery inside. Both the phones support fast and wireless charging.
Price and availability:
Galaxy S8 and S8+ will be available globally starting from April 21 in as many as five colours: Midnight Black, Orchid Gray, Arctic Silver, Coral Blue and Maple Gold. Price will start from $1,199.99 .