Samsung has just now unveiled its premium and much awaited flagships – Galaxy S8 and S8+ – at an event in New Delhi, India. The company promises to offer awesome display, good battery back up, remarkable camera and much more with these handsets.
You will have to shell out 57,900 INR for Galaxy S8 and 64,900 INR for Galaxy S8+. You can pre-order these handsets from today onwards exclusively on Flipkart and Samsung Shop and they will be available on retail shelves from 5th May 2017 onwards. Those who pre-order get a free wireless charger with fast charging support
As for the specs, Galaxy S8 flaunts a 5.8 inch Quad HD Super AMOLED infinity display. On the other hand, Galaxy S8+ boasts 6.2 inch Quad HD Super AMOLED infinity display. Both these handsets comes with Corning Gorilla Glass 5 resistance just above the display.
S8 and S8+ comes with 12 MP Dual pixel rear camera with LED flash, f/1.7 aperture, OIS and 1.4µm pixel size. They also come with auto focus selfie camera with 8 MP resolution, f/1.7 aperture and 80 degree wide angle lens.
Both of these handsets are powered by Octa Core Samsung Exynos 9 Series 8895 processor clubbed with 4GB LPDDR4 RAM, 64GB of flash memory and expandable storage up to 256GB via microSD card. Samsung Galaxy S8 houses a 3000mAh battery and S8+ employs a 3500mah battery with fast charging technology on both wired and wireless charging.
These handsets come with hybrid dual SIM slot and run on Android 7.0 Nougat OS. Galaxy S8 and S8+ are water and dust proof with IP68 certification. These handsets also comes with fingerprint sensor embedded in home button like all Samsung smartphones.
Connectivity options include 4G VoLTE, 3G / HSPA+, EDGE / GPRS, Wi-Fi 802.11ac, VHT80 MU-MIMO, Bluetooth v 5.0, GPS, GLONASS, USB 3.1, NFC, MST, and 3.5mm audio jack.
Key Specifications of Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+:
|Model||Samsung Galaxy S8||Samsung Galaxy S8+|
|Display||5.8 inch Quad HD Super AMOLED infinity display||6.2 inch Quad HD Super AMOLED infinity display|
|Processor||Octa Core Samsung Exynos 9 Series 8895 processor||Octa Core Samsung Exynos 9 Series 8895 processor|
|Camera||12 MP rear and 8 MP front camera||12 MP rear and 8 MP front camera|
|Dimensions and Weight||148.9 x 68.1 x 8.0mm and 152 grams||159.5 x 73.4 x 8.1mm and 173 grams|
|Software||Android 7.0 Nougat OS||Android 7.0 Nougat OS|
|Dual SIM||Hybrid Dual SIM||Hybrid Dual SIM|
|Price||57,900 INR||64,900 INR|