Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8 PLUS Review, Specs and Price


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Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8 PLUS Review, Specs and Price
Posted on: April 21, 2017, 11:15:47 PM
Samsung is about to officially release their new flagship smartphones on their S series brand namely S8 and S8 plus smartphone, according to Samsung the Galaxy S8 and S8 plus will be released in the US on 21st April 2017 while Galaxy S8 will as well be release in UK and the rest of the world on April 28, 2017.

I have gotten more info about the new Galaxy S8 and S8 plus and that is why i decided to share all I know about Samsung galaxy s8 with you.

Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8 PLUS Review
If you want to know more about the new Samsung galaxy S8 then keep reading till the end for the review specifications and price.

Samsung galaxy S8 comes with a screen size: 5.8 inches and resolution of 1440 x 2960 (QHD+) and this time there is no flat screen as it seems that both of the Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8 plus has a QHD resolution but longer, with 18.5:9 aspect ratio. It is also HDR-enabled. It supports more colors than any other phone, and it’s the first screen to be certified by the UHD alliance.

Ram and Storage
Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8 plus is equipped with 4GB Ram and internal storage memory of 64GB with expandable memory up to 256GB using an SD Card which should be enough for your to store your data while the 4GB Ram gives you more power for multitasking, stability and great performance

Galaxy S8, S8 plus comes with 3,000mAh for S8 and 3500mAh for S8 plus, a non-removable battery which is not bad but I must say that Samsung doesn't really pay attention to their smartphone batteries considering that this phone comes with a bigger display and HDR but Samsung don't joke with their smartphone battery safety. According to them, “the Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8 Plus will have enough juice to power through up to 14 and 15 hours of WiFi internet use, respectively”.


Samsung galaxy S8 and S8 plus is powered with 12MP rear facing camera and an 8MP front facing camera, i will say that there are nothing about the Samsung Galaxy S8 camera because even the S6 and S7 has such specs but then let not forget that Samsung always use the best hardware for their products and even with the average 12mb you will be satisfied with a speedy snaps and great performance in low light and more.

Difference between Samsung Galaxy S8 AND Galaxy S8 plus
You might be wondering about what differentiate the galaxy s8 and galaxy s8 plus but the truth is that there are no much different between the two smartphones except that the S8 plus is bigger than the S8 and another difference is that the galaxy S8 plus has additional 500mAh battery more than the S8.

Battery difference between S8 and S8 plus
Galaxy S8 Battery = 3,000mAh
Galaxy S8 plus battery = 3,500mAh

Size and display differences between S8 and S8 plus

S8 = 5.8 inches display
S8+ = 6.2-inch display

Key specs

    Dimensions: 148.9 x 68 x 8mm
    Screen size: 5.8 inches
    Resolution: 1440 x 2960 (QHD+)
    Processor: Exynos 8895
    RAM: 4GB
    Storage: 64GB
    Rear camera: 12MP
    Front camera: 8MP
    Battery: 3,000mAh

Other Great Features

    Rear fingerprint scanner
    Water- and dust-resistant (IP68)
    No physical home button
    Iris scanner
    Bixby AI assistant
    Headphone jack


Samsung Galaxy S8 will cost between $720 - $750
Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus cost around $8,00 - $850

Price in Nigeria will be updated once the galaxy s8 is available and if you really want to buy this phone i suggest you wait a bit for the price to come down a little.


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Re: Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8 PLUS Review, Specs and Price
#1 Posted on: April 30, 2017, 03:20:12 PM
kudos samsung, I can't wait


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Re: Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8 PLUS Review, Specs and Price
#2 Posted on: May 01, 2017, 07:45:34 AM
Quote from: Olamurphy
kudos Samsung, I can't wait
Na your money kill am!