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Samsung Galaxy S8

  • Release Date 2017, April
  • SIM Nano-SIM (Single / Dual-SIM)
  • Screen 5.8” Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen
  • Water and dust proof
  • Resolution 1440 x 2960 pixels
  • Android OS,v7.0  (Nougat)
  • Processor Octa-core 4×2.3 GHz Kryo & 4×2.3 GHz Kryo EMEA
  • Internal memory 64 GB / 4 GB RAM
  • Camera 12 MP/ 8 MP
  • Fingerprint sensor
  • Iris Scanner
  • Fast battery charging 60% full in 30 min
  • Non-removable Li-ion 3000mAh battery
  • Colors: Orchid Gray, Midnight Black, Arctic Silver, Coral Blue Maple Gold.


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Samsung Galaxy S8

Samsung Galaxy S8

Samsung Galaxy S8

The Samsung Galaxy S8


S8 is an upgrade of Samsung Galaxy S7.

The Galaxy S8 is a beautiful petite phone.

Body and Design

S8 hasa 5.8″ display screen.

It has a screen surface of some 40% more than the small-sized Apple.

The Galaxy S8 measures 148.9 x 68.1 x 8.0mm and its given name is printed in sparkling blue front and center. It has a Gorilla Glass 5, front and back

The charger is rated at 9V/1.67A and 5V/2A, and complies with the Qualcomm QuickCharge 2.0 standard.

You also get a male USB-A to USB-C cable and two adapters (Type-C to full-size A and Type-C to microUSB 2.0).

It carries an IP68 rating for dust and water resistance, and should have no issues after being submerged in water up to 1.5m for up to 30 minutes.

Samsung Galaxy S8 key features


Polished aluminum frame, Gorilla Glass 5 front and rear; IP68 certified for water and dust resistance. Arctic Silver, Orchid Grey, Black Sky, Maple Gold, and Coral Blue color schemes.


5.8″ Super AMOLED, 2,960x1440px resolution, 18.5:9 (2.06:1) aspect ratio, 570ppi; HDR 10 compliant (no Dolby Vision).

Rear camera

12MP, f/1.7 aperture, dual pixel phase detection autofocus, OIS; multi-shot image stacking; 2160p/30fps video recording.

Front camera

8MP, f/1.7 aperture, autofocus; 1440p/30fps video recording.


Android 7.0 Nougat; Bixby virtual assistant.

Chipsets: Qualcomm Snapdragon 835

octa-core CPU (4xKryo 280 + 4xCortex-A53), Adreno 540 GPU.

Exynos 8895

octa-core CPU (4x2nd-gen Mongoose + 4xCortex-A53), Mali-G71 GPU.


4GB of RAM (a 6GB option likely available); 64GB of storage; microSD slot up to 256GB, UFS cards support.


3,000mAh Li-Ion (sealed); Adaptive Fast Charging (same as S7); QuickCharge 2.0 support; WPC&PMA wireless charging.


Single-SIM, Dual-SIM available; LTE-A, 4-Band carrier aggregation, Cat.16/13 (1Gbps/150Mbps); USB Type-C (v3.1); Wi-Fi a/b/g/n/ac; GPS, Beidou, Galileo; NFC; Bluetooth 5.0.


Fingerprint reader; iris recognition/face recognition; single speaker on the bottom; 3.5mm jack; bundled AKG headphones.


The S8’s does not have an abundance of 18.5:9 content to gobble.



No stereo speakers

Fingerprint scanner in an inconvenient location though easier to reach than on the S8+

The bulk of the photo and video content doesn’t make the most of the available screen area due to the unusual screen aspect ratio

The Samsung Galaxy S8 specifications

ModelSamsung Galaxy S8
Release Date

2017, April


Single/Dual Nano-SIM (dual stand-by)

Samsung Pay (Visa, MasterCard certified)

IP68 certified capacitive dust and water proof up to over 1.5 meter and for up to 30 minutes



Dimensions148.9 x 68.1 x 8 mm
Weight155 g
Screen Size5.8 inches
Screen TypeSuper AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, support up to 16M colors
Resolution1440 x 2960 pixels
Screen Protection TypeCorning Gorilla Glass 5

3D Touch for home button

TouchWiz UI

Multitouch FunctionYes

Supports microSD, up 256 GB (Dedicated MicroSD slot) on Single-SIM Model

Support microSD, up to 256 GB (uses sim 2 slot on dual SIM model

Internal memory 64 GB / 4 GB RAM
Operating system

OSAndroid 7.0 (Nougat)
GPUMali-G71 MP20 –EMEA

And Adreno-540 US Model

ChipsetExynos 8895 octa -EMEA


Main/ rear12 MP, f1.7, 26mm, phase detection  autofocus, OIS, LED flash
Features½.5” sensor size, Geo-tagging, simultaneous 4K video and 9MP image recording, touch focus, face/smile detections, Auto HDR, panorama
Main/rear video:2160 pixels, 1080 pixels, HDR, dual-video recording
Front/Selfie8 MP, f/1.7, autofocus, 1440 p, dual video call, Auto HDR

Octa-core (4×2.3 GHz & 4×1.7 GHz) EMEA

Octa-core (4×2.35 GHz Kryo and 4×1.9 GHz Kryo US Model


Non-removable Lion 3000 mAh battery



Orchid Gray, Midnight Black, Artic Silver, Maple Gold and Coral Blue

USBmicroUSB 3.1, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector
Bluetooth5.0, A2DP, aptX, LE
Wi-FiWi-Fi 802.211 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot

GeneralVibration, MP3, WAV ringtones


3.5 jack PIN

32-bit/384kHz audio

Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic

Other FeaturesUseful sensorsIris scanner, fingerprint front (mounted) Accelerometer, proximity, gyro, compass, barometer, heart rate, SpO2
MessagingSMS (threaded view), IM, MMS, Push Email
Samsung DeX

Fast battery charging with 2.0 USB connector

S-voice natural language commands and dictation

Qi/PMA wireless charging region dependent

ANT+ support

MP3/WAV/WMAFlac player


Document viewer

Photo/video editor

The Samsung Galaxy S8 Summary.

SIMNano-SIM Single/Dual
Display Size5.8 inches
Display TypeSuper AMOLED capacitive touchscreen
Operating SystemAndroid OS, v7.0 (Nougat)
Resolution1440 x 2960 pixels
Water resistanceYes
Dust proofYes
Fast battery chargeYes 60% full in 30 min
Processor speedOcta-core 4×2.3 GHz EMEA
Memory64 GB / 4 GB RAM
Iris scannerYes
Camera12 MP / 8 MP
BatteryNo-removable Li-Ion 3000 mAh battery
ColorsOrchid Gray, Midnight Black, Arctic Silver, Coral Blue Maple Gold.

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