After an unwanted loss from Galaxy note 7 Samsung returns with the latest smartphone in their Galaxy S series, which is modified and it has a body that is edgier than ever.
With the latest Galaxy S8 & Galaxy S8 Plus flagship phone launched in New York yesterday. Samsung said good bye to Staples like home button and flat screen & is looking forward to new AI System and Bixby virtual assistant and desktop integration and lots more.
The S8 & S8+ comes with 5.8 inch & 6.2 inch display. While the S8+ is very big and not easy to handle and it is not comfortable in one hand usage.It comes with an resolution of 2,960×1,440 pixels which is nor 2k display niether 4k. The both are QHD + Super AMOLED display. Both smartphone are protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 5. Both smartphone has a 12 MP rear ‘Dual Pixel’ technology with optical image stabilisation and comes with F/1.7 aperture by which can take better low light pictures. Front camera is of 8 MP with auto focus and F/1.7 aperture.Both the handset have 4GB of RAM and 64GB of internal storage and can be expand upto 256GB via micro SD card. Both S8 & S8+ powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 while this variant will be available in US only, while in most of the international market will get Samsung Exynos 8895 the both are Octa core CPU. This handset has a USB type-c port, NFC & has a Bluetooth v5.0. Both S8 & S8+ are pack of 3000 mAh & 3500 mAh battery which supports Quick charging as well as wireless charging. It has almost all sensors in it like accelerometer, ambient light sensor, barometer, gyroscope, heart rate sensor, magnetometer & proximity sensor. It also supports Samsung Pay, with NFC & MST connectivity. In this smartphone Samsung has added new security features like iris lock, face detection, and also fingerprint lock. S8 & S8+ has a weight of 155g & 173g and thickness is of 8mm & 8.1mm.
Samsung says that with this metal unibody phone they will ship new high-performence earphone tuned by AKG by Harman in the Box. Samsung also says that the smartphones are the first to be certified by the UHD Alliance as mobile HDR Premium. This smartphone also comes with Samsung connect app.
The sale of S8 & S8+ will starts from 21st April and will be offered in Midnight Black, Arctic Silver, Maple Gold, Coral Blue and Orchid Gray. The starting price of Galaxy S8 will be Rs.46,000 approx and for Galaxy S8+ will be Rs.48,700 approx respectively.