Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus: Release Date, Rumors & Everything You should Know

Earlier, In March 2016, Samsung announced its latest model Smartphone Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge and that were praised for their powerful specification, glossy design, and dreamy cameras. This was the perfect arrivals for users who wants overall best Smartphone. Practically we do not find such smartphone that should match in every aspects of our desire. No smartphone is perfect for everyone. It is expecting to match everyone desire and can be a next-gen flagship smartphone which is going to launch by Samsung – Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus.

Before launching any smartphone, we listen few specs that we do not find in original edition that makes us disappointment and hence we wanting more spec in upcoming smartphone.

Another way, there is some leak about another flagship smartphone leak Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus.

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According to news, Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus can be launched on March 29th 2017 and available for sale from Mid-April.

In term of availability, Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus devices will go for sale on week 17 which is 24 to 28 April, as claimed by Ricciolo.

According to VentureBeat Smaller S8 would cost €799 and larger S8 would cost €899 in Europe and also claimed for launching date 21 April which is little earlier as Ricciolo claimed.

A note from SamMobile that report from ET News that said Samsung has confirmed to produce 10 millions units of S8 at time of launch in April, but they do not confirmed exact launching date.

Can Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus will two Smartphone?

Rumors reflect that there will two smartphone available in April 2017, one with flat bezel and other with curved edge. This also showed that Samsung will its tradition and stick with just latter this time around.

Some source mentioned about smartphone that both Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus should have dual edge curved display device.

According to VentireBeat, Both Smartphone will be available in 5.8 inch and 6.2 inch display size but Guardian said, one will have 5 inch screen size and other will have a 6 inch display screen.

Some other source claim, there will be 5.7 inch and 6.2 inch display screen size with both side curved edges.

Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus Design

There may be no physical home button in both devices.

Based on the Guardian and VentureBeat reports, the fingerprint sensor has been moved to the rear of the S8 and the iris scanner from the Note 7 will also be on board.

The CNET report also claimed a Samsung official said the screen will have “soft keys” within it for navigating.

Shared by leakster Onleaks on twitter, the render show the curved display, missing home button, and fingerprint sensor placed back panel beside the camera lens. At bottom, there will USB Type Cport, speaker and 3.5 mm output audio jack. Power button has been moved to left panel and there may be an extra button at right for Bixby AI assistant as believed.

But there is not exact information available about both devices Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus as far as the specifications and features are concerned, we must wait for official announcement.

Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus – Camera

There may 1/2.3 inch sensor that will be combined with a f/1.4 aperture as suggested by rumors. Also claimed for its camera that would deliver even better quality picture in low light.

Different sources that contract and claiming that Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus will have 30 mega pixel powerful back camera with optical image stabilization and 9 mega pixels front camera for perfect selfie.

Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus – Hardware / Software

Ice Universe claims we will see 8GB of RAM, while another leak claims, can expect a 3.2GHz octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 chip, supported by 6GB of RAM. Phone Arena website reviews at its website about processors – Exynos 8895 chip and the Snapdragon 835 – and 6GB and 8GB of RAM.

You can find Android 6.0 Marshmallow with Samsung owns TouchWiz software.

Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus – Conclusion

As claimed by many big sources, no doubt Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus both devices will have powerful hardware with latest processor and more RAM. It may have larger battery size that can be a next flagship smartphone.

We can find some modifications in design and look. There will missing home button, you an find power button at left and new extra button at right panel.

From all sources, it show Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus both devices will available in later on month April 2017.

We should keep eyes open and wait for official announcement for its spec.


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