Price: 81999 Rs
Released: 20 Apr, 2017
OS: Android 7.0 Nougat
|Platform||OS||Android 7.0 Nougat|
|Chipset||Exynos 8895 Octa - EMEA|
|CPU||Octa-core (4 x 2.3 GHz + 4 x 1.7 GHz)|
|Build||Dimensions||148.9 x 68.1 x 8 mm|
|Weight||148.9 x 68.1 x 8 mm|
|SIM||Dual Sim, Dual Standby (Nano-SIM)|
|Colors||Midnight Black, Maple Gold, Coral Blue, Orchid Gray, Arctic Silver|
|Display||Technology||Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors|
|Resolution||1440 x 2960 Pixels (~568 PPI)|
|Card||MicroSD Card (Support up to 256GB) (dedicated slot) - Single-SIM model|
|Camera||Back||12 MP, autofocus, LED flash|
|Front||8MP, f/1.7, autofocus, Auto HDR|
|Video||1440p@30fps, 2160p@60fps, 1080p@120fps|
|Features||Geo-tagging, simultaneous 4K video and 9MP image recording, touch focus, face/smile detection, Auto HDR, panorama|
|Connectivity||Bluetooth||v5.0 with A2DP, LE, apt-X|
|WLAN||Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot|
|GPS||Yes + A-GPS support & Glonass|
|USB||v3.1, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector|
|Data||GPRS, EDGE, 3G (HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps), 4G (LTE-A (4CA) Cat16 1024/150 Mbps)|
|Sound||Alert types||Vibration, MP3, WAV ringtones|
|Features||Sensors||Iris scanner, fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer, heart rate, SpO2|
|Messaging||SMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Mail, IM|
|Extra||Samsung DeX (desktop experience support), Fast battery charging (Quick Charge 2.0), Qi/PMA wireless charging (market dependent), ANT+ support, Bixby natural language commands and dictation, MP4/DivX/XviD/H.265 player, MP3/WAV/eAAC+/FLAC player, Photo/vide|
Samsung Galaxy S8 was released in April 21, 2017. It operates under Android 7.0 (Lollipop). Its display screen is 5.8 in inches and 147.32 in millimeters. Its resolution is 2960x1440 that is 570 pixels per inch. It uses Quad HD+ Super AMOLED technology for display. The front and back frame of the phone is made up of plastic. It weighs 155 in grams. Although it is a little heavy phone but due to the plastic frame it is easy to grasp it. The phone display is bezel-less and edge to edge for vast display area.
Samsung S8 has dual main / rear cameras and both are 12 mega pixels with LED flash with different functions. The front camera is 8 mega pixel it does has a front LED flash. For recording a video, the resolution is 4K. The front camera has a wide selfie mode to accommodate more people in one picture. The rear cameras have food mode, pro mode, blur effect, Slow-Motion and stickers.
This phone’s processing speed is clocked up to Octa-core (4x2.3Ghz Mongoose M2 & 4x1.7Ghz Cortex-A53) or Octa-core (4x2.35Ghz Kryo & 4x1.9Ghz Kryo), these processors vary from country to country. It uses different chipset depending upon the country, these are Qualcomm MSM8998 Snapdragon 835 or Exynos 8895 Octa chipsets, these chipsets vary from country to country.
The RAM of this phone is 4Gb and internal memory is 64Gb.
This phone provides the privilege of expanding the memory with dedicated memory slot up to microSD card up to 256Gb. And it also provides 2 SIM slots.
The battery of this phone is 3000mAh. The battery life is divided according to different usages: it gives battery timing of 16 hours will surfing the internet over data connection, it gives battery duration of 15 hours while using the internet over wi-fi, it gives battery life of 19 hours while playing the video, it gives battery life of 78 hours while playing the audio and it gives 16 hours of talk time. The battery cannot be removed by the user. It can be charged to full within 2 hours. It comes with wireless charging also.
Galaxy S8 supports the following sensors: iris sensor, barometer, geomagnetic sensor, proximity sensor, pressure sensor, fingerprint sensor, hall sensor, RGB light sensor, accelerometer, gyro sensor and HR sensor. it also has a face recognition, pattern and PIN passwords.
This phone comes in the following colors: midnight black, orchid grey, coral blue, arctic silver, maple gold and rose pink.
It is dust and water resistant. In water it can last up to 1.5 meters and up to 30 minutes at normal water temperature.
Say ‘Hi, Bixby’ and it will respond it is also activated with a provided Bixby button on the left. The Bixby vision is also an interesting it works with the phone’s camera and recognizes things like identifying some buildings.
It supports the following gear: gear circle (manager support), gear fit, gear fit2, gear fit2 Pro, gear sport, gear1, gear2, gear2 Neo, gear S, gear S2, gear S3, gear IconX, gear VR with Controller, gear 360 (2017) and DeX.
It doesn’t have a home button on the bottom of the phone, a power button on right side of the phone and 2 volume keys on right side of the phone. It has a Bixby button on left side of the phone.
When the phone is bought the following components are in the phone box: handset, earphones tuned by AKG, USB Type-C cable, travel adapter, USB connector (C to A), micro USB connector (C to B), ejection pin, ear tips, manual book and leaflet.