Samsung Galaxy S8
After huge success of Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 edge, Samsung is ready to take over the market again with its upcoming flagship Samsung Galaxy S8. The Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+ will launch today at 11am EST (8:30pm IST) at the event taking place in New York today.From a long time company has been bringing hints about slick design etc.
Highlights of Samsung Galaxy S8 Event Today:
- May come in two variants
- Samsung Galaxy S8 may come in 128GB storage variant
- Launch Today at 11am EST(8:30pm IST)
Samsung Galaxy S8 Live Stream :
The Samsung Galaxy Unpacked 2017 Live Streaming will take place on the company site.Users can also watch the live streaming on Samsung Mobiles Facebook page and also on Samsung Electronics Facebook page. There is also another option available. You can just download the Unpacked 2017 app for Android and iOS. Samsung is also doing live streaming on its Youtube Channel.
SPECIFICATIONS AND PRICE
The Smartphone may come in two variants, one with 5.8inch Display and other with 6.2inch Display with QHD+ resolution(2400X2960 pixels). According to the reports, the smartphone may come in 4GB RAM/64GB Storage and 6GB RAM/128GB Storage. The smartphones will have Snapdragon 835 chipset but some countries will receive Exynos 8895 chipset.There may be option of expanding storage via MicroSD cards.
If we talk about the camera, there is an expectation of 12 Mega-Pixel Dual rear camera and 8 Mega-Pixel front camera. The smartphone can have a upgraded version of the camera which may compete DSLR’s of today.
According to the reports, Samsung Galaxy S8 will pack a 3250mAh battery while Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus may pack a 3750mAh battery. The smartphones will come with dual edge curved displays. There may be no home button. A fingerprint sensor is expected at the back. All the general sensors maybe there but expectations are there that the smartphone may come with an iris scanner.
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There are many rumours for the price of the Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+. Some rumours indicate that the price tag of Samsung Galaxy S8 will start at at EUR 799 (Around Rs. 55,000),and the Galaxy S8+ will be priced at EUR 899 (Around Rs. 63,000). The new VR may come separately with price of EUR 129 (Around Rs.8,500) and the new Gear 360 may have a price of EUR 229 (Around Rs.59,000).
Now we have to wait till the launch to know the exact price and specifications the smartphone will come with.