Samsung Galaxy S8: Everything You Need to Know

We know the Samsung Galaxy S8 is coming in 2017, and the leaks and rumours are already flooding in. Here’s what we know about Samsung’s next flagship, including the Galaxy S8 release date, specs, features, and price.

Samsung Galaxy S8 Rumors, Specifications & Price Information:

Specifications Galaxy S8 Features
Battery 4200 mAh
Camera Features Optical image stabilization, geo tagging, facial recognition, HDR, auto laser focus
Camera – Rear 30 Megapixels
Camera – Front 9.0 Megapixels
Features retina eye scanner, wireless charging, rapid charging, mini projector
Memory 64 and 128 GB internal memory and expandable with dual micro SD cards
Operating System Current Android operating system 2017
Processor Snapdragon Qualcomm octa-core 3.2 GHz processor
Release Date April 2017 – See Below
Price $850 USD, 775 Euro – see below
Colors Black, blue, gold, and white
Screen Display 5.2” 4K display with a 4096 x 2160 screen resolution


Samsung s8 comes with a screen of 5.2 inches and improved advanced screen resolution technology for 4k display with an amazing user interface. The device comes with a keen resolution of 4096 x 2160 pixels which gives the best video quality with an HD display. Samsung s8 has a blended screen which gives the device an amazing touch. The device is protected is corning gorilla glass 5, so the device is water resistant and scratch resistant.

The interesting features are that the device has the best image capturing camera. It has a 30MP camera the rear end and a 12Mp camera at the front view with a dual LED flash, probably the best camera quality with most advanced and amazing features such as geotagging, face recognition, smile detection, and other additional features. The image also gives a high resolution capturing.The interesting feature is that it has got a dual camera, which is the advanced version when compared to Samsung s7. The camera has improved a lot, so this is one of the reasons which makes the device much smarter.


The Samsung s8 will be having an internal storage capacity of 64/128 GB and the memory can also be extended by a dual external memory card slot provided to the device, it can be extended up to 256GB so this gives a huge mass storage device for the user. The interesting features are that the smartphone has an internal storage read and write speed up to 500mpbs so the transferring of data from the external devices through the device makes much faster.

Samsung Galaxy S8


The Samsung s8 has snapdragon Qualcomm octa-core processor with a speed of 4.2 GHz so this smartphone is going to give the user the best performance even at the peak levels. The device performance is going to be massive, this is the reason the Samsung s8 has been the much awaiting smartphone. The device is has a ram of 6GB so this makes the device performance much quick and faster. The device handling is quite smooth and even has a high-end graphic gaming feature. The device is quite simple with the latest and advanced operating software.


The Samsung s8 also has the key feature of the fingerprint sensor, so the device is highly safe and protected. This also has a 3D force touch similar to that of iPhone. The device touch response is quite realistic and responsive, which is much comforting to the user.


Here is the main advantage of the Samsung Galaxy S8, the smartphone has a non-removable battery of 6200mAh. This make gives the smartphone the last longing performance and the device has a swift wireless charger 4.0 through which it can be charged up to 80% with 30 minutes. So the device can be charged in a very short time.


Samsung Galaxy S8

The Samsung s8 is known for its updated features that are, it comes with the latest version of Bluetooth 5.0 and HTML supported device. The device has a smooth finishing and can have good grip. The device can also resist water up to 1 hour and gives a better performance when compared to other smartphones in the Samsung s series. So these are some of the key features and rumors of Samsung s8.

Samsung Galaxy S8 Release Date:

Release Date by Country Galaxy S8 Release Date
Australia 3rd Week April 2016
Austria 3rd Week April 2016
Brazil 3rd Week April 2016
Canada 2nd Week April 2016
China 1st Week April 2016
Denmark 3rd Week April 2016
England 2nd Week April 2016
Finland 4th Week April 2016
France 3rd Week April 2016
Germany 3rd Week April 2016
Greece 3rd Week April 2016
Hong Kong 1st Week April 2016
Hungary 4th Week April 2016
India 2nd Week April 2016
Indonesia 3rd Week April 2016
Italy 3rd Week April 2016
Japan 1st Week April 2016
Nigeria 4th Week April 2016
Philippines 2nd Week April 2016
Poland 3rd Week April 2016
Russia 3rd Week April 2016
Singapore 3rd Week April 2016
South Africa 3rd Week April 2016
South Korea 1st Week April 2016
Spain 3rd Week April 2016
Sweden 3rd Week April 2016
Switzerland 3rd Week April 2016
Taiwan 1st Week April 2016
The Netherlands 4th Week April 2016
United States 2nd Week April 2016

Samsung Galaxy S8 Price:

Country Galaxy S8 Edge Price
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

Here is all the information we already know regrading Samsung S8 model. If you need to find more news and updates about Samsung Galaxy S8, please go to CNET to get latest preview.

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