Samsung Galaxy S8 Specifications, Rumors, Price And Release Date

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People have been eagerly waiting for Samsung Galaxy S8 and Samsung Galaxy s8 edge or s8 plus (whatever they might call it). Here on our website we are going to give Samsung Galaxy S8 Rumors, Specifications, Price And Release Date. You might have some questions in mind like, "What will be the price of Samsung galaxy s8 and s8 plus?" or "What specs and price galaxy s8 will have?" This post contains all Samsung S8 specs, rumors, price , launch date etc. The answer to all of your questions will be given here on this website. 

There have been many rumors going around lately for the latest Samsung flagship smartphone to arrive since it's previous flagship Galaxy note 7 exploded and Samsung had to take all the 3.9 million units back from shipment. Now, people are awaiting new flagship from Samsung so that they can upgrade from their s7 and s7 edge or any phone they have. Samsung is rumored to be launching two new phones this time : Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8 Plus. There have been many rumors regarding this, but we are going to overall genuine information about the Samsung's new flagship which we all have been waiting for, so keep reading the post. 

Samsung Galaxy S8 Rumors, Specifications And Price

There have been many rumors flying around for this device and recently Samsung put up a video on youtube with the title "This is a Phone". From the video, it can be seen that it will have an almost bezel-less display and physical button which has seen in all previous Samsung devices will be eliminated and virtual buttons will be used in latest S8 and S8 Plus while fingerprint sensor will be shifted backward making phone a bezel-less and giving it a complete bezel-less look and all new Samsung S8 looks really sexy and awesome in its new look. From this, we can say that, Samsung have done some heavy changes in its design. 

Samsung in video stated that smartphone with bezels are past and how a new smartphone should be. And We think it really is gonna burst the markets.Below given is the video released by Samsung.

Another rumor flying about Samsung galaxy S8 is about its processor, its battery, speakers, and all new chipset it is going to have. Samsung has launch Galaxy s7 and Galaxy s7 Edge Smartphone last year and both flagships are exceptionally well in design as well in performance. The company has shown the world what a high-end mobile is.  In the beginning of 2017, we all are just expecting a more stylish and premium flagship and Samsung has again proven to best. Here we are going to talk about Specifications and features of Samsung’s Galaxy s8 Flagship.

Samsung Galaxy S8 Rumors And leaks

Display and Design :

Samsung Galaxy S8 is going to have a bezel-less display. It will have 5.8-inch display while s8 plus will have 6.2 display with a screen to device ratio about 84%. It will feature a quad HD display with a resolution of 1440 by 2960 pixels. It will have always on display like previous galaxy s7 and s7 edge. And it might be possible that it might have 3D touch inspired from apple, but 3D touch is just a rumor for now. It will not have a physical button. It will have fingerprint sensor at back. Side and back design will be almost same as Galaxy S7. It will be edgeless on either side of the screen. It will have M8 OLED panels. And the speaker will be placed below which might be a disadvantage as sound might not be heard properly while holding the device in landscape mode. It will have a 3.5 mm headphone jack (hello apple 😜).

Chipset/ Processor :

This time Samsung will come with all new Qualcomm MSM8998 snapdragon 835 chipset in U.S. and for all other countries, Samsung S8 will come with Samsung's Exynos 8895 processor. CPU will be Octa-core with 4x2.45 GHz Kryo & 4x1.9 GHz Kryo Processors. It will have Adreno's latest 540 GPU in it. It will be a huge powerhouse and very fast. CPU will be faster and most of all, it will be more power efficient and hence, we can expect longer battery life from Samsung's new flagship device.

RAM And Internal Storage :

Samsung galaxy S8 and S8 Plus will feature a 4 GB RAM. We were expecting 6 GB RAM but according to our sources, Samsung will keep 4 GB RAM only. Both the phones will have a variant of 64 GB Internal storage. One can expand the storage using microSD card which supportable up to 256 GB in Samsung Galaxy S8. Another variant available will be of 128 GB and 4 GB or 6 GB of RAM.

Camera :

GalaxyS8 Smartphone will feature a dual-lens 12 MP camera on its rear side with f/1.7 aperture and 26 mm lens. One lens will be normal lens and other lens will be panaromic lens which will be used to capture zoomed images with more clarity and more details like iPhone 7 plus. All camera features like food mode, landscape mode, patriot mode which were available in Galaxy S7 will be available in S8 and S8 Plus too. It will also have basic features like Face detection, autofocus, Optical image stabilization etc. Due to f/1.7 aperture, it will let more light in the image and hence, in darkness or no light, the image can be captured brighter and with more details. This device will arguably have the Best Smartphone camera ever. It will be capable of recording 4k videos at high fps too.

Coming to front side, S8 will feature an 8 megapixel front shooter to capture awesome selfies. This will be an upgrade from Galaxy S7 which had only 5 MP Camera. It will have auto HDR and f/1.7 on the front side too which will help to capture brighter selfies in low light.

OS and Software:

Samsung Galaxy S8 will feature latest Android Nougat 7.0 and will be the first Samsung device to receive upcoming Android O Update. It will also have Samsung’s new virtual assistant Bixby. It will have a fingerprint scanner on the back, and proximity, light, ambiance and all other types of sensors. It will also have palm gestures and air gestures.

Wireless :

Galaxy S8 smartphone will have WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot, Bluetooth v4.2 which is the latest one, It will also have GPS.

Water Resistivity:

Samsung S8 Device has been rated IP68 for water and dust resistivity compared to IP67 rating on S7 smartphone. That means it will be more water and dust resistant and you won't have to worry about taking your mobile to pool or outdoors.


It will have a USB Type C port for charging. It will support fast charging 3.0 and iIt will have a USB type C v3.2 cable for charging and data transfer which will be the latest and ultra fast. Below are leaked images of USB v3.2 connector.

Samsung Galaxy S8 Full Specifications, specs, spec sheet:

SIM Supported
140.1 x 72.2 x 7.3 mm (5.52 x 2.84 x 0.29 in)
Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Screen Size
5.8 inches (84.4% screen-to-body ratio)
1440 x 2960 pixels (~568 ppi pixel density)
Screen protection
Corning Gorilla Glass 5
 - 3D Touch display
- Always-on display
- TouchWiz UI
Android OS, v7.0
Qualcomm MSM8998 Snapdragon 835
Octa-core (4x2.45 GHz Kryo & 4x1.9 GHz Kryo)
Adreno 540
Internal  Memory
64/128 GB, 4 GB RAM
12 MP, f/1.7, 26mm, phase detection autofocus, OIS, LED flash
Secondary Camera
8 MP, f/1.7, dual video call, Auto HDR
2160p@60fps, 1080p@120fps, HDR, dual-video rec.
Yes, with stereo speakers
3.5 mm jack
Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
v4.2, A2DP, LE, aptX
v3.1, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector
Iris scanner, fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer, heart rate, SpO2
Non-removable Li-Ion 3000 mAh battery
Black, White, Gold, Silver, Pink Gold

Below is the leaked photo of spec sheet of Samsung S8 and Samsung galaxy s8 plus smartphone.

Samsung Galaxy S8 Price

Below is given Samsung Galaxy S8 Price list for different countries. Actual Price may have some difference as samsung has not officially announced yet.
Australia   1236 Australian Dollar
Austria   820 Euro
Brazil   3090 Brazilian Real
Canada   1182 Canadian Dollar
China   5589 Chinese Yuan
Denmark   6122 Danish Krone
England   576 British Pound Sterling
Finland   820 Euro
France   820 Euro
Germany   820 Euro
Greece   820 Euro
Hong Kong 6978 Hong Kong Dollar
Hungary   252,272 Hungarian Forint
India   57,591 Indian Rupee
Indonesia   1,2141,450 Indonesian Rupiah
Italy           820 Euro
Japan   111,601 Japanese Yen
Nigeria    179,100 Nigerian Naira
Philippines 41,139 Philippine Peso
Poland     3398 Polish Zloty
Russia      56,404 Russian Ruble
Singapore 1238 Singapore Dollar
South Africa 11,426 South African Rand
South Korea 1,051,969 South Korean Won
Spain 820 Euro
Switzerland 870 Swiss Franc
Taiwan 28,498 New Taiwan Dollar
The Netherlands 820 Euro
United States $900

Samsung Galaxy S8 Release Date, Global Launch Date

Samsung first released the video of its new phone coming in Mobile World Congress. And it also announced its event. Samsung will formally unveil the new Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ during a press conference in New York City on March 29, and the phones are expected to launch globally on April 21.

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