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All new Samsung S8 and S8 plus

unnamedSamsung is back with another hit revealing the most-awaited smartphone of 2017, Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+. The all new Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+ is simply sumptuous and luxurious. The uniqueness of this phone is the curved design, the combination of metal and glass body and sleeker than iPhone 7 Plus. Moreover, Samsung have unveiled the 3 features of this smartphone which makes it stand out of the rest, i.e. 3D home button, The Bixby button, and the Dex feature. Here is the chart showing specs, features, release date and price of the phone.

Specs of Samsung S8 and S8 Plus.

Samsung Galaxy S8 Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus
NETWORK Technology GSM/HSPA/LTE GSM/HSPA/LTE
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A (3CA) Cat16 1024/150 Mbps HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A (3CA) Cat16 1024/150 Mbps
GPRS Yes Yes
EDGE Yes Yes
LAUNCH Announced 29TH March, 2017
Status Expected Release 21ST April,2017
BODY Dimensions 148.9 x 68.1 x 8.0 mm
(5.86 x 2.68 x 0.31 in)
159.5 x 73.4 x 8.1 mm
(6.28 x 2.89 x 0.32 in)
Weight 155 g (5.47 oz) 173 g (6.10 oz)
Build Corning Gorilla Glass 5 Back Panel Corning Gorilla Glass 5 Back Panel
SIM Single SIM (Nano) or Dual SIM (Nano, Dual Stand-by) Single SIM (Nano) or Dual SIM (Nano, Dual Stand-by)
DISPLAY Type Super AMOLED Capacitive Touchscreen, 16M Colors Super AMOLED Capacitive Touchscreen, 16M Colors
Size 5.8 Inches (~83.6 % Screen-to-body Ratio) 6.2-inch (~84 % screen-to-body Ratio)
Resolution 2960 x 1440 pixels (570 ppi pixel density) 2960 x 1440 pixels (529 ppi pixel density)
Multitouch Yes Yes
Protection Corning Gorilla Glass 5

-3D Touch (Home Button Only).

-Always-on Display.

-TouchWiz UI.

Corning Gorilla Glass 5

-3D Touch (Home Button Only).

-Always-on Display.

-TouchWiz UI.

BATTERY Non Removable Li-Ion 3000 mAh battery.

Talk Time: Upto 20 hrs.

Internet Use (Wi-Fi): Upto 14 hrs.

Internet Use (4G): Upto 12 hrs.

Non Removable Li-Ion 3500 mAh battery.

Talk Time: Upto 24 hrs.

Internet Use (Wi-Fi): Upto 15 hrs.

Internet Use (4G): Upto 15 hrs.

PLATFORM OS Android OS, v7.0 Nougat
Chipset Qualcomm MSM8998 Snapdragon 835
Exynos 8895 Octa
CPU Octa-core (2.3GHz Quad + 1.7 GHz Quad), 64 bit,
GPU Adreno 540
MEMORY Card Slot MicroSD upto 256 GB (Dedicated Slot)– Single-SIM Model
MicroSD upto 256 GB (Uses SIM 2 Slot)- Dual SIM Model
Internal 64 GB (UFS 2.1), 4 GB RAM (LPDDR4)
Expandable Storage Up to 2TB
CAMERA Rear Camera Duel Pixel 12 MP, F1.7 Aperture, 1.4 µm pixel size, 1/2.55” sensor size, 8x Digital Zoom, OIS (Optical Image Stabilization), Pro Mode, Slow Motion, Hyper lapse, Food Mode, LED Flash.
Features VDIS (Video Digital Image Stabilization), HDR (High Dynamic Range), Selective Focus (Bokeh Effect), Virtual Shot, Motion Photo, Filters, Stickers, Stamps, Grid line, Location Tags,
Timer, Quick Launch and Voice Control.
Video 4K Video Recording @30fps, 1080p HD Video Recording @30fps or 60fps, High CRI LED Flash, Slow Motion Video Support For 720p @240fps, Hyper lapse Video with Stabilization, Continuous Autofocus Video, Face Detection, Tracking AF, Take 9 MP image while recording 4K Video, Playback Zoom, Video Location Tags.
Front Camera 8 MP AF, F1.7 Aperture, 1.22 µm pixel size, 1/3.6” sensor size, Autofocus, Dual Video Call, Auto HDR, Wide Selfie.
SOUND Alert Types Vibration, MP3, WAV Ringtones
Loudspeaker Yes, with Stereo Speakers
3.5 mm Jack • 24-Bit/ 192kHz Audio
• Active noise cancellation with Dedicated Mic
CONECTIVITY WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, Hotspot
Bluetooth v5.0 ( LE upto 2Mbps), A2DP, LE, aptX
GPS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BeiDou, Galileo
NFC Yes
Radio No
USB v3.1, Type-C 1.0 Reversible Connector
SPECIAL FEATURES Sensors Iris Sensor, Pressure Sensor, Fingerprint Sensor (Rear-Mounted), Accelerometer, Hall Sensor, HR Sensor, Gyro Sensor, Proximity Sensor, Geomagnetic Sensor, Barometer, RGB Light Sensor.
Buttons On/Off Key, Volume Key, Bixby Key.
Others • Water-Resistant (IP68) upto 1.5 meters of water for 30 minutes
• Samsung DeX (Desktop Experience Support
• Fast Battery Charging on wired and wireless.
• Wireless Charging Compatible with WPC and PMA
• Qi/PMA wireless charging
• ANT+ Support
• S-Voice natural language commands and dictation
• MP4 / DivX / XviD / H.265 player
• MP3 / WAV / eAAC+ / FLAC player
• Photo / Video Editor
• Document Editor
PRICE USD $720 – $750 $840 – $850
INR ₹46,700 – ₹48,700 ₹54,500 – ₹ 55,200
COLOURS Midnight Black, Orchid Gray, Arctic Silver, Coral Blue, Maple Gold
Samsung Galaxy S8 Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus
NETWORK
Technology GSM/HSPA/LTE GSM/HSPA/LTE
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps,
LTE-A (3CA) Cat16 1024/150 Mbps
HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps,
LTE-A (3CA) Cat16 1024/150 Mbps
GPRS Yes Yes
EDGE Yes Yes
LAUNCH
Announced 29TH March, 2017
Status Expected Release 21ST April,2017
BODY
Dimensions 148.9 x 68.1 x 8.0 mm
(5.86 x 2.68 x 0.31 in)
159.5 x 73.4 x 8.1 mm
(6.28 x 2.89 x 0.32 in)
Weight 155 g
(5.47 oz)
173 g
(6.10 oz)
Build Corning Gorilla
Glass 5 Back Panel
Corning Gorilla
Glass 5 Back Panel
SIM Single SIM (Nano) or Dual SIM
(Nano, Dual Stand-by)
Single SIM (Nano) or Dual SIM
(Nano, Dual Stand-by)
DISPLAY
Type Super AMOLED Capacitive Touchscreen,
16M Colors
Super AMOLED Capacitive Touchscreen,
16M Colors
Size 5.8 Inches
(~83.6 % Screen-to-body Ratio)
6.2-inch
(~84 % screen-to-body Ratio)
Resolution 2960 x 1440 pixels
(570 ppi pixel density)
2960 x 1440 pixels
(529 ppi pixel density)
Multitouch Yes Yes
Protection Corning Gorilla Glass 5

-3D Touch (Home Button Only).

-Always-on Display.

-TouchWiz UI.

Corning Gorilla Glass 5

-3D Touch (Home Button Only).

-Always-on Display.

-TouchWiz UI.

BATTERY Non Removable Li-Ion 3000 mAh battery.

Talk Time: Upto 20 hrs.

Internet Use (Wi-Fi): Upto 14 hrs.

Internet Use (4G): Upto 12 hrs.

Non Removable Li-Ion 3500 mAh battery.

Talk Time: Upto 24 hrs.

Internet Use (Wi-Fi): Upto 15 hrs.

Internet Use (4G): Upto 15 hrs.

PLATFORM OS Android OS, v7.0 Nougat
Chipset Qualcomm MSM8998 Snapdragon 835
Exynos 8895 Octa
CPU Octa-core
(2.3GHz Quad + 1.7 GHz Quad), 64 bit,
GPU Adreno 540
MEMORY Card Slot MicroSD upto 256 GB
(Dedicated Slot)– Single-SIM Model
MicroSD upto 256 GB
(Uses SIM 2 Slot)- Dual SIM Model
Internal 64 GB (UFS 2.1), 4 GB RAM (LPDDR4)
Expandable Storage Up to 2TB
CAMERA Rear Camera Duel Pixel 12 MP,
F1.7 Aperture, 1.4 µm pixel size,
1/2.55” sensor size,
8x Digital Zoom, OIS (Optical Image Stabilization),
Pro Mode, Slow Motion, Hyper lapse,
Food Mode, LED Flash.
Features VDIS (Video Digital Image Stabilization),
HDR (High Dynamic Range),
Selective Focus (Bokeh Effect), Virtual Shot,
Motion Photo, Filters, Stickers,
Stamps, Grid line, Location Tags,
Timer,
Quick Launch and Voice Control.
Video 4K Video Recording @30fps,
1080p HD Video Recording @30fps or 60fps,
High CRI LED Flash,
Slow Motion Video Support For 720p @240fps,
Hyper lapse Video with Stabilization,
Continuous Autofocus Video,
Face Detection, Tracking AF,
Take 9 MP image while recording 4K Video,
Playback Zoom, Video Location Tags.
Front Camera 8 MP AF, F1.7 Aperture,
1.22 µm pixel size, 1/3.6” sensor size,
Autofocus, Dual Video Call,
Auto HDR, Wide Selfie.
SOUND Alert Types Vibration, MP3, WAV Ringtones
Loudspeaker Yes, with Stereo Speakers
3.5 mm Jack • 24-Bit/ 192kHz Audio
• Active noise cancellation
with Dedicated Mic
CONECTIVITY WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac,
Dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, Hotspot
Bluetooth v5.0 ( LE upto 2Mbps), A2DP, LE, aptX
GPS Yes, with A-GPS,
GLONASS, BeiDou, Galileo
NFC Yes
Radio No
USB v3.1, Type-C 1.0 Reversible Connector
SPECIAL FEATURES Sensors Iris Sensor, Pressure Sensor,
Fingerprint Sensor (Rear-Mounted),
Accelerometer, Hall Sensor, HR Sensor, Gyro Sensor,
Proximity Sensor, Geomagnetic Sensor,
Barometer, RGB Light Sensor.
Buttons On/Off Key, Volume Key, Bixby Key.
Others • Water-Resistant (IP68)
upto 1.5 meters of water for 30 minutes
• Samsung DeX
(Desktop Experience Support
• Fast Battery Charging
on wired and wireless.
• Wireless Charging
Compatible with WPC and PMA
• Qi/PMA wireless charging
• ANT+ Support
• S-Voice natural
language commands and dictation
• MP4 / DivX / XviD / H.265 player
• MP3 / WAV / eAAC+ / FLAC player
• Photo / Video Editor
• Document Editor
PRICE
USD $720 – $750 $840 – $850
INR ₹46,700 – ₹48,700 ₹54,500 – ₹ 55,200
COLOURS Midnight Black, Orchid Gray,
Arctic Silver, Coral Blue, Maple Gold
Midnight Black, Orchid Gray,
Arctic Silver, Coral Blue, Maple Gold

downloadBixby

Unlike Google’s Assistant and IPhone Siri, Samsung have also introduced its own virtual assistant: BIXBY. Samsung ‘s virtual assistant – Bixby voice is a fixins that you speak commands to. You can ask to knob your Wi-Fi settings, share your videos, photos and other files, set reminders and notify you with it, etc. It gets started by long press of Bixby Button below the volume key.

DEX

Samsung DEX stands for “Desktop Experience”. Every business people dream that they can use only a smartphone to empower a desktop experience but now the all new Samsung S8 and S8+ are the first smartphone providing Desktop Experience to professionals and corporate world. It contains a DeX station which is plastic bowl-like stand with a Type C USB, a couple of ports and one fan. DeX station is designed with corporate users in mind which supports Virtual Desktop Environments. It avow the users to run a mimic Windows OS on the phone via Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) in order to advent more business applications not present in Android. The idea of DeX is that professionals can easily plug their smartphones in the DeX station, login to their VDI and use all their work and documents just by haul of their phone all around.

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