Samsung Galaxy s8
Samsung has officially launched its flagships, the Samsung Galaxy S8 and the Galaxy S8 Plus. Which were the most waited Smart phones of 2017.
Most of the details Regarding this two phones were leaked at today’s launch ,the official launch even t was held by today at the Lincoln center in new York has confirmed details of this new 2 phones
Let’s have a look at what Samsung has to offer in this year flagships
Display and Design
Today the Samsung has launched Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8 Plus (+).
The First one is regular Samsung Galaxy S8 which Features an edge display, It has 5.8-inch screen size and Samsung Galaxy S8 plus has 6.2-inch screen size both have 1140*2960 Pixels Resolution display and 570 pixels per inch for the Galaxy S8 and 529 pixels per inch for the Galaxy S8 plus.
The front Camera on Galaxy S8 and S8 plus have an improvement.
On the front you have 8 Mp Camera with an F1.7 lens and have auto –focus Features
The back camera on the galaxy S8 and S8 plus have 12MP along with an F1.7 lens
The Camera has Integrates Bixby Vision which can be used and return information regarding what is sees.
Storage and Hardware
The Galaxy S8 and S8 plus sets have new standard in the industry of performance
Samsung promised 10% better performance, A GPU that is 21% more capable and power consumption and reduced by 20 % compared to last year’s model
Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus have Ram 4 GB and 64 GB Internal Storage which can be further expanded through a micro SD card.
Samsung announce its newest virtual assistant, Bixby, to rival Apple’s Siri and Google’s Assistant.
Bixby is basically an AI system that’s designed to make your life easier. Not by collecting your information, searching the web for you, answering question (rest assured it can do that) but by trying to help you use your phone.
By introducing Bixby with the Galaxy S8/S8+, Samsung says that it will be able to perform all tasks just by the user being able to talk with the phone instead of touching it.
For example Bixby can rotate your photo in your gallery for you, send the last you took to someone etc. This is just the tip of the iceberg of what Bixby can do, we will learn more about it in the coming weeks.
Connectivity and Battery
U can see a diference between Galaxy S8 and S8 plus which u get for galaxy s8 3000mAh and for Galaxy S8 Plus 3500mAh of battery capacity
The Galaxy S8/S8+ features your regular connectivity solutions such as Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, NFC, Wi-Fi Direct etc. This time the flagships also support 1024-QAM and a Cat.16 LTE which means that you will be able to have faster downloads and network speeds, 20% more than the Galaxy S7 to be precise
Availability & Pricing
In the US, prices will be set by their carriers. The price of Samsung glaxy S8 is £689 and the S8+ at £779. Both smartphones will be available for sale on 21st April.
- Android Nougat 7.0 (Grace UI)
- Dimensions: 148.9 x 68.1 x 8 mm (S8) / 159.5 x 73.4 x 8.1 mm (S8+)
- 8-inches, 1440 x 2960, 570 ppi, Always-On display, Gorilla Glass 5 (S8) / 6.2-inches, 1440 x 2960, 529 ppi, Always-On display, Gorilla Glass 5 (S8+)
- Qualcomm Snapdragon 835, Octa-core (4×2.35 GHz Kryo & 4×1.9 GHz Kryo)
- 4GB RAM
- 64 GB internal storage, expandable up to 256GB via microSD card
- Primary camera: 12MP, f/1.7, OIS, LED flash, 4K recording
- Secondary camera: 8MP, f/1.7, 2k recording, Autofocus
- Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot, Bluetooth v5.0
- USB-C v3.1
- Sensors: IRIS scanner, fingerprint, accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer, heart rate, SpO2
- Battery: 3,000mAH (S8) / 3,500mAh (S8+)