The Samsung Galaxy S8 is without any doubt, one of the most awaited Smartphones of 2017. The rumors and speculations on what we may or may not be getting with the Samsung Galaxy S8 have been making rounds for many months now. At this point, just about a month or so from the official launch of the Samsung Galaxy S8, we do have some pretty solid details on the Galaxy S8, including a peek at what the device will look like along with other details like the features to expect and its hardware specifications.
If you are one among the millions of fans out there impatiently waiting for the Samsung Galaxy S8 to see the day of light, then today we are here with a detailed article on what we know about the Samsung Galaxy S8 so far in 2017.
Hardware Specifications and Features of the Samsung Galaxy S8:
The most interesting stuff about any Smartphone, its hardware specifications. As expected, the Samsung Galaxy S8 will feature all the bells and whistles needed for a 2017 flagship Android Smartphone.
The curved Super AMOLED display of the Samsung Galaxy S8 will be of 5.8inches and will have Quad HD resolution. Powering the device will be the latest Snapdragon 835 chipset with 4GB of RAM and storage variants ranging from 64GB all the way up to 256GB. The Galaxy S8 will be running on Android 7.1.2 Nougat at launch with Samsung’s updated and barely skinned TouchWiz UI on top. The device will also feature a 16MP primary and an 8MP front facing camera combination.
Talking about the chipset in the Samsung Galaxy S8, rumors also claim it to feature Samsung made Exynos SoC. However, we do believe that processor variation will be region specific and that the international variant of the Samsung Galaxy S8 will have the Snapdragon 835.
Goodies of the Samsung Galaxy S8 will include USB Type-C port for charging or syncing, 4K video recording support along with Dual-LED flash for the rear camera, wireless charging, and a fingerprint scanner mounted beside the camera sensor in the back of the device.
Even though earlier rumors claimed on Samsung working on two different variants of the Galaxy S8, one being the with a normal display and the other with a curved display, so far we have seen leaks of only the device featuring the curved display, so we expect there to be only one variant of the Galaxy S8. Moreover, we do not expect Samsung to release a bigger sized variant of the Galaxy S8 with a dual-camera setup.
The Samsung Galaxy S8 launch will also witness the launch of two of Samsung’s latest services, the all-new “Bixby” virtual assistant and the “DeX” PC client for the Samsung Galaxy S8.[mks_highlight color=”#dddddd”]
Samsung Galaxy S8 Launch Date and Pricing:
Earlier rumors claimed for an MWC launch of the Samsung Galaxy S8, which Samsung officials have denied. So going as per previous launches of Samsung’s flagship devices, the launch date will happen during late March of early April. And talking about the prices of the Samsung Galaxy S8, according to trusted sources, the device will retail $100 pricier than its predecessor, the Samsung Galaxy S7.
That’s all the latest information we have related to the Samsung Galaxy S8. Interested in the Galaxy S8? Then stay tuned to us for more latest updates on the device.