Samsung Galaxy S8 Features, Specification, Price and Release Date

Samsung Galaxy S8 Features
Samsung Galaxy S8 - Image Courtesy Android Authority

Samsung Galaxy S8 is the latest flagship device from the mobile giant Samsung. It comes with stunning features and other specifications that make this device a world class smartphone. It has major upgrade over its predecessor S7 and the round edges makes it fit perfectly in pocket without any hassles. The Samsung Galaxy S8 launch date is 21st April 2017 and people have already started booking it in advance.  The price in India for Samsung Galaxy S8 is approximately around Rs 55000 and comes with multiple color options like black, violet and silver.

Samsung Galaxy S8 Stunning Looks

Samsung Galaxy S8 Features and Specifications

  • Operating System: Android v7.0 (Nought)
  • Display Type: Super Amoled
  • Resolution: 2160 x 3840 Pixels
  • Size: 5.8 Inches
  • Weight: 155 g
  • Camera: 12 Mega Pixels with 8 MP in Rear
  • Internal: 64 GB expandable up to 256 GB
  • RAM: 4GB
  • Battery: 3000 mAh
  • Connectivity: WiFi, Bluetooth and 4G
  • Dust Proof and Water Resistant
  • Corning’s Gorilla Glass 5 Protection
  • Wireless Charging

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Mentioned over here are 8 different Samsung Galaxy S8 features that you should definitely know if you are looking forward to purchase this smartphone:

Samsung Galaxy S8 Price
Samsung Galaxy S8 Stunning Looks

# Bixby: One of the easiest ways to operate this phone is by just using your own voice. If you don’t like to use the touch screen, you can make use of the Bixby feature that understands natural human language and performs all the voice commands.

# Samsung Connect: Samsung tries to bring all its smart devices connected under one roof. With the help of this feature, you will be able to control everything from your washing machine to television and light bulbs.

# Facial Recognition: It is to be noted that the latest smartphone from Samsung not only offers iris scanner and fingerprint for security, it has a facial recognition as well. All you need is to pick up your mobile, wait for a split second and it will unlock.

Samsung Galaxy S8 Release Date
Samsung Galaxy S8 Official Release Date is 21st April 2017

# DeX: It is a very innovative and cool contraception that is actually a dock that transforms your smartphone into a proper PC by connecting with a desktop monitor. There are several physical ports available that allows you to connect mouse, keyboard or hard lined internet easily.

# HDR Premium: A number of smartphone come with Mobile HDR but Samsung S8 comes with HDR Premium. You can watch all your favorite shows of Amazon or Netflix on this device and it provides amazing graphic and high resolution display.

# 10nm Processor: The chip built inside Samsung Galaxy S8 has a 10 nanometer processor which is a technological marvel in its own. With the smaller chip, the performance is enhanced than its previous model with great efficiency.

# Invisible Home Button: One of the striking Samsung Galaxy S8 features is that company has tried to remove the physical home screen button go somewhere else. It is invisible and there is a special sensor beneath the display that offers a vibrating response.

# Infinity Display: It is one of the main shout out features of this smartphone from Samsung with nicely designed curves along the edges. It is extremely slim and there are no bezels on the sides. The display ratio is nice making it a pleasurable experience to watch high definition videos.

Samsung Galaxy S8 Features
Samsung Galaxy S8 with Perfect Rounded Edges

Is Samsung Galaxy S8 Upgrade Worth It?

This smartphone is just a couple of weeks away for releasing in the Indian market and people have already gone crazy about it. Samsung is assuring its customers that it is one of the best smartphones and has given the much needed reassurance. But the biggest question is that whether this mobile is worth its salt and would it be wiser to opt for this upgrade?

It would be an understatement to say that this latest device from Samsung is just an ordinary update to its former Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge. It is a very handy device and has very good chance of beating iPhone 7 that was released a short while ago. This mobile has exponentially greater upgrade over Snapdragon 820 Quad Core Processor of S7 Edge with 835 Processor. It is 30 percent faster than its predecessor device. Although it is low in terms of battery but the improved processor is likely to give a better battery life no matter it has a 5.8 inch display.

Samsung Galaxy S7 vs. Galaxy S8
Samsung Galaxy S7 vs. Galaxy S8

Samsung Galaxy S8 is definitely worth the upgrade from S7 and S7 Edge if you are looking forward to buy a new smartphone and ditch the old one. Although it is priced little bit on the higher side, but the features and other specifications of this smartphone is worth every penny you will ever spend on a high end smartphone.



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