Samsung Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8 Plus Unveiled by Samsung – See Specifications, Features and Prices

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Samsung Galaxy S8 Price and S8 Plus Features , Specifications

The long awaited Samsung Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8 Plus were finally unveiled by Samsung yesterday, an event which was also streamed live on YouTube to the world. The Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus are Samsung’s flagship smartphones and comes with a lot of features which justifies the premium quality of both devices. The flagships are the first mobile phone ever to come with Bluetooth 5.0, Bluetooth 5.0 offers a wide connection range and twice as much speed transfer to Bluetooth 4.2 making the devices even more appealing. Other Features include Samsung’s own AI named Bixby, Iris scanner, Fingerprint sensor amonst many others.

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Samsung Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8 Plus Design and Display

The S8 has a 5.8 Super AMOLED Quad HD+ display at a 2960*1440 resolution with a PPI density of 570, while the S8 plus 6.2” Super AMOLED Quad HD+ display at a 2960*1440 resolution with a PPI density of 529. Both smartphones are based on the Infinity Display technology which enables an expanded screen size without having a larger phone

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Samsung Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8 Plus Software and Performance

Both devices run on Android 7.0 Nougat and is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 835/Samsung Exynos 8895 processors depending on the carrier. Both devices has a 4GB RAM size, and a 64GB internal memory which is expandable up to 256GB via the MicroSD card slot.

Samsung Galaxy S8 vs Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus – Differences & Comparison

The image below shows the differences between the two devices.

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Image credit: misstechy

Samsung Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8 Plus Specifications

DetailsSpecs
ColorsMidnight Black, Orchid Gray, Coral Blue, Arctic Silver, Maple Gold
Body BuildMetal
Dimensions159.5 x 73.4 x 8.1 mm/148.9 x 68.1 x 8mm
Screen size5.8 -inch/6.2-inch
Resolution1440 x 2960 pixels with 570 PPI pixel density for S8 and 529PPI for S8+
DisplayInfinity display with Gorilla Glass 5
Network2G/3G/4G
Weight173g/155g
SIMSingle/Dual SIM - Hybrid
ProcessorQualcomm MSM8998 Snapdragon 835 US Model/ Exynos 8894 for EMEA
GPUAndreno 540/Mali-G71 GPU
Back Camera12 MP back camera with f/1.7, OIS, Video stabilisation, phase detection and laser autofocus, dual-LED flash
Front CameraFront: 8MP with flash
ROM64GB ROM Expandable via MICRO SD up to 256GB
RAM4GB
ConnectivityGPS, WiFi, Bluetooth 5.0, USB type C
Battery Capacity3000mAh /3500mAh battery; 9V/2A fast charging
SensorsAccelerometer, Proximity, and Compass Sensor, Temperature sensor, Hall sensor, NFC, Infrared
FingerprintYes Front-Mounted

Samsung Galaxy S8 Price and Galaxy S8 Plus Price and Availability

Both devices will launch in UK and Europe on the 28th of April. UK pre-orders start from March 29th-19th April. The S8 will cost £689 while S8 plus goes for £779.

Samsung Galaxy S8 price and Galaxy S8 Plus price in UK is £689 and £779 respectively.

Samsung Galaxy S8 price and Galaxy S8 Plus price in Nigeria is around N210,000 and N230,000 respectively. Buy here on Jumia

Samsung Galaxy S8 price and Galaxy S8 Plus price in USA is $857 and $969 respectively.

Samsung Galaxy S8 price and Galaxy S8 Plus price in Canada is 1150 CAD and 1250 CAD respectively.

Samsung Galaxy S8 price and Galaxy S8 Plus price in Australia is €799 and €899 respectively.

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