Samsung Galaxy S8, Price, Specification and Release Dates

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Last updated on May 7th, 2017 at 06:43 pm

Samsung Galaxy S8, Price, Specification and Release Dates

Samsung Mobile has finally released the Samsung Galaxy S8 smartphone months after the disastrous outcome of the Samsung Galaxy S7 due to battery issues. The new smartphone spots a magnificent 5.8 inch Super Amoled display with a screen resolution of 1440 x, 2960 pixels and an enormous density of 568ppi.

It is protected by Corning Gorilla Glass v5. It runs Android version 7.0 Nougat OS.

Interestingly ,it has a RAM of 4GB coupled with a 64GB internal memory.

Following the modern trend of smartphone camera, it has a 12MP rear camera and 8MP front camera capable of delivering high resolution graphics.

Equipped with 4G LTE, this device delivers high performance internet browsing.

The only disadvantage this device has is the absence of FM which luckilyz, can also be achieved with FM live streaming.

Below are its specifications







Brand – Samsung

Phone model – Samsung S8

Operating Frequency – GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz / UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz

/ LTE | GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz / UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz / LTE

GPRS – Yes

Edge – Yes

Bluetooth Yes, v5.0, ANT+, BLE

Wireless Protocol

Yes, Wi-Fi 802.11, a/ac/b/g/n/n 5GH z, MIMO, Mobile Hotspot

Port – Yes, USB Port, USB Type-C, HDMI Port

3G – Yes, LTE, 16 150 Mbit/s 1024 Mbit/s, HSDPA, 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA, 5.76 Mbit/s

Dual Sim – Yes

Display Color – 5.8 Inch, 1440×2960, Super AMOLED, 16M Colors

Camera – Yes, Primary: 12 MP, Dual-color LED Flash, Secondary : 8 MP (3264 x 2448 Pixels)

Camera Resolution – 4000 x 3000 Pixels

Video – Yes

Video Recording – 3840×[email protected] fps, 1920×[email protected] fps, 1280×[email protected] fps,Continuous autofocus in a video, Digital image stabilization, Hyperlapse Video with stabilization, Video Location Tags, Video zoom

Video Player – Yes, Video Formats: 3G2, 3GP, ASF, AVI, M4V, MKV, MP4, MPEG4, WebM, WMV, 3840×[email protected] fps, 1920×[email protected] fps, 1280×[email protected] fps, Video playback Time:16 Hours

Operating System – Android 7.0 Nougat

Battery – Talk Time Up to 20 Hours(3G) Li-ion 3000 mAH


Internal Memory – Yes, 64 GB, 4 GB RAM

External Memory – Yes, Extendable Up to 256 GB

Memory Slot – Yes, microSD Card

FM – No

Music – Yes, Music Formats: 3GA, AAC, AMR, DFF, DSF, FLAC, M4A (Apple lossless), MIDI, MP3,

OGG, WAV, WMA, Earpiece, Loudspeaker, 3.5mm, Music Playback Time: 67 Hours

Speaker – Yes

Headset – Yes

Other Peripherals that come with it are

Salespack Handset with built-in Battery, Charger, Earphone, USB Type-C Cable, SIM Ejection Pin,

Micro USB Connector, User Manual, Warranty Card


These is the price range which the phone is expected to be within when the phone is launched in May

Best Price: India Rs.2,000 – Rs.57,900

Nigeria 10,000 – 280,000

Release Date: May 5, 2017

Is it costly or too cheap, comment below

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