Must have deals! Today: Galaxy S23 Ultra and the Galaxy Buds 2 Pro!

SamMobile has affiliate and sponsored partnerships. If you buy something through one of these links, we may earn a commission.

Galaxy S8 release date reportedly revealed

Phone
By 

Last updated: January 5th, 2017 at 10:32 UTC+01:00

Samsung was expected to unveil the Galaxy S8 at the Mobile World Congress 2017 in February but if recent reports are to be believed, it may conduct a separate event in New York City to launch the handset in a couple of months. It's not known for sure right now when the device will actually be released. A new report claims that the Galaxy S8 release date has been decided and that it's April 18.

Citing industry insiders, the latest report out of South Korea claims that the Galaxy S8 release date is April 18. It's also said that Samsung is going to unveil the Galaxy S8 to the public either by late March or by early April and would then proceed to release the handset across the globe on the aforementioned date. Another recent report suggested that Samsung will start mass production of the Galaxy S8 in March so it does add up.

Keep in mind that this is an unconfirmed report from an unofficial source so the April 18 Galaxy S8 release date is not set in stone just yet. Samsung is expected to launch two variants of the Galaxy S8 this year with one retaining the flat display.

Via Phone Samsung Galaxy S8

You might also like

Samsung releases new firmware update for the Galaxy S6 series

Samsung releases new firmware update for the Galaxy S6 series

Several old Samsung Galaxy S-series phones were suffering from the GPS issue, which the company has been fixing by delivering updates. Galaxy devices such as the Galaxy S8 from 2017, and the Galaxy S7 from 2016, have already bagged the GPS bug fix update, and now it is time for an even older series, the […]

  • By Sagar Naresh
  • 1 year ago
Samsung releases important update for discontinued Galaxy S7 and S8

Samsung releases important update for discontinued Galaxy S7 and S8

Up until a couple of years ago, even Samsung flagship smartphones only received two major Android OS upgrades and three years of security updates. The company now provides the best software support of any Android OEM. Many devices now receive four Android OS upgrades and five years of security updates. The Galaxy S7 and Galaxy […]

  • By Adnan Farooqui
  • 1 year ago
5-year-old Galaxy S8, Galaxy S8+ get new software update

5-year-old Galaxy S8, Galaxy S8+ get new software update

Earlier this year, Samsung had removed the Galaxy S8 and the Galaxy S8+ from its software support list. However, the company surprised everyone by releasing a new security update to the smartphones in September 2021. Now, the South Korean firm has released one more software update to its five-year-old phones. The Galaxy S8 and the […]

  • By Asif Iqbal Shaik
  • 2 years ago
T-Mobile will buy these Galaxy phones for you just for switching networks

T-Mobile will buy these Galaxy phones for you just for switching networks

The offer includes various Galaxy S and Galaxy Note models and comes with a prepaid card worth up to $1,000.

  • By Mihai Matei
  • 2 years ago
Samsung surprises Galaxy S8, Galaxy S8+ users with new software update

Samsung surprises Galaxy S8, Galaxy S8+ users with new software update

Samsung had launched the Galaxy S8 and the Galaxy S8+ four years ago, and the company had removed them from its software update list two months ago. However, the South Korean firm has now released a new update to those smartphones and managed to surprise long-time Galaxy S8 users. The Galaxy S8 and the Galaxy […]

  • By Asif Iqbal Shaik
  • 2 years ago
Samsung stops updating the Galaxy S8, four years after its release

Samsung stops updating the Galaxy S8, four years after its release

The Galaxy S8 and the Galaxy S8+, which were launched way back in April 2017, will no longer get new software updates. Four years after their launch, Samsung has quietly removed the two smartphones from its software update schedule. The two phones have been on a quarterly update schedule for the past year. Samsung has […]

  • By Asif Iqbal Shaik
  • 2 years ago