Almost all the Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus information leaks along with official images

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Even though Samsung is trying everything it can to plug the Galaxy S8 leaks, more information is being revealed before the official unveiling of the smartphone. Official accessories made for the upcoming flagship smartphones were leaked yesterday along with their price tags. Now, we’re being presented with almost all the official images and features of the Galaxy S8 and the Galaxy S8 Plus.

Thanks to WinFuture, we now have images of the Galaxy S8 and the Galaxy S8 Plus in all the color variants that Samsung will offer. Moreover, the publication has revealed most of the features of the upcoming smartphones. Apparently, Samsung is offering the “best features of its Galaxy lineup” combined with “a groundbreaking design” to make consumers forget the whole Galaxy Note 7 fiasco. The Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus will reportedly offer 5.8-inch and 6.2-inch curved Super AMOLED displays, respectively, with a resolution of 2960 x 1440 pixels (18.5:9 aspect ratio, similar to the LG G6).

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The camera on the smartphones will retain the 12-megapixel resolution (1.4µm pixel size), f/1.7 aperture, dual-pixel autofocus, OIS, and 4K video recording, but Samsung has reportedly included laser autofocus for more reliable focusing. The front-facing camera gets not only an increased resolution of 8 megapixels (with f/1.7 aperture) but also autofocus mechanism “to capture highly dynamic situations.” There appears to be an iris scanner for easy, quick, and reliable user identification and authentication.

Apart from an iris scanner, Samsung has also equipped its upcoming devices with a rear-facing fingerprint sensor which supports gestures to open and close apps. Similar to the Galaxy Note 7 (and more recently, the Galaxy S7 and S7 edge), the Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus would feature the Secure Folder service to store sensitive information, apps, and files. The devices are also said to be IP68-certified for resistance from dust and water (for 30 minutes and up to 1.5 meters). The report claims that the Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus sport stereo speakers as well as 3.5mm headphone jacks.

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Coming to the internal hardware, the Galaxy S8 and the Galaxy S8 Plus feature a 2.5GHz octa-core Exynos 8895 processor (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 in some markets), 4GB RAM, 64GB of UFS 2.0 internal storage, and a microSD card slot (up to 256GB). The smartphones will reportedly feature dual-band gigabit Wi-Fi, LTE, GPS, Bluetooth 4.2, NFC, and a USB Type-C port. The Galaxy S8 is said to be equipped with a 3000 mAh battery, while the Galaxy S8 will reportedly feature a 3500 mAh battery. Both smartphones would feature fast wireless charging using a new convertible charger which was leaked yesterday.

Similar to the Apple iPhone 7 (and 7 Plus) and the HTC U Ultra, the Galaxy S8 and the S8 Plus would reportedly feature stereo speakers. The smartphones would be offered in Black, Blue, Gold, Orchid Gray, and Silver, and official accessories would be offered in matching colors. The official DeX Station with active cooling and full-sized ports would offer a Windows 10 Continuum-like mode. The Galaxy S8 will reportedly carry a price tag of €799, while the Galaxy S8 Plus will reportedly cost €899.

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Samsung would offer a service program called “Samsung Guard S8” in some markets that lets buyers get their phone repaired within two hours. Official warranty extension would also be offered by Samsung in some markets. Also, Samsung will also reportedly offer one-time free replacement of the screen and a ‘Remote Support’ option. You should take this information with a pinch of salt, as nothing can be said for sure until the phone gets officially unveiled on March 29 in London and New York.

Samsung Galaxy S8 Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus
Display 5.8-inch Curved Super AMOLED, 2960 x 1440 pixels 6.2-inch Curved Super AMOLED, 2960 x 1440 pixels
Processor Exynos 8895/Snapdragon 835 Exynos 8895/Snapdragon 835
RAM 4GB 4GB
Storage 64GB + microSD 64GB + microSD
Rear Camera 12MP, Dual-Pixel Autofocus, OIS, Laser Autofocus, f/1.7 aperture, 4K video recording 12MP, Dual-Pixel Autofocus, OIS, Laser Autofocus, f/1.7 aperture, 4K video recording
Front Camera 8MP, Autofocus 8MP, Autofocus
Connectivity 4G LTE, dual-band Wi-Fi ac/a/b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.2 (with apt-X and LE), GPS, NFC, USB Type-C 4G LTE, dual-band Wi-Fi ac/a/b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.2 (with apt-X and LE), GPS, NFC, USB Type-C
Battery 3000 mAh 3500 mAh
Dimensions & Weight 148.9 x 68.1 x 8.0mm, 151g
Operating System Android 7.0 Android 7.0
Price

€ 799.00

€ 899.00

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2 months 3 days ago
Guguloth suresh

Nice Mobile Lenova India

theonlymac
6 months 22 days ago
theonlymac

Am i the only one who is more curious about the looks of the device as opposed to say BT version or UFS version number? 😀 I can’t wait to see the gold model on real photos, these dark colors are miserable.

6 months 22 days ago
Hi' I'm Steph Curry and I blew a 3-1 lead lol

huawei mate 9 and p10 had newer UFS 2.1 smh shamesung

n900mixalot
6 months 23 days ago
n900mixalot

No MST for Samsung Pay?

cabbe86
6 months 23 days ago
cabbe86

it looks pretty real, nice, perfect size-=) software buttons tg :), stereo speakers i dont see though 🙂

That4drLexus
6 months 23 days ago
That4drLexus

The second speaker is in where you listen when someone is talking to you. It sounds great loud and crisp

krimo dz
6 months 23 days ago
krimo dz

in my opinion Samsung did better than any other company , but it has big problem with firmware optimisation and updates , expect those two ,everything perfect compared to other companies

5770 mp
6 months 23 days ago
5770 mp

Ufs 2.1….. Please.

invisiblesense
6 months 23 days ago
invisiblesense

Stereo speakers? From all the leaks we know the phones doesn’t have a speaker on the top, so it would have to be bottom speaker plus the ear piece…interesting!

6 months 23 days ago
Ahmedgalaxy01

Nice !

6 months 23 days ago
Jadranko Pavlotić

At last stereo speakers

o0MHJ0o
6 months 23 days ago
o0MHJ0o

Bluetooth 4.2?! Seriously!! For that price, I was expecting 5.0

That4drLexus
6 months 23 days ago
That4drLexus

It has 5.0.

AnhAnh
6 months 23 days ago
AnhAnh

Don’t worry. 5.0 is a software upgrade of Bluetooth 4.2.

popm
6 months 23 days ago
popm

am sure now
S7 is a best phone ever !

pjm1891
6 months 23 days ago
pjm1891

Samsung Guard sounds good, here’s hoping it makes it to Europe. Good customer service is one of the key factors in keeping customers loyal to a brand. Say what you will about Apple but they know how to do customer service.

Peschiera
6 months 23 days ago
Peschiera

Not sure what Samsung Guard will cover. But in Germany you have Samsung’s “Customer Service Plaza (CSP)” in 9 cities. You just show up, get your device repaired instantly and take it again.
Two weeks ago I was there with may S7 Edge, they have replaced the broken display. In total it took less than 2 hours, but it was expensive: 320€.

LeifS
6 months 23 days ago
LeifS
Sometimes they’ve horrible partners to run the Customer Service Plaza. I was in December at the one in Dortmund to change the battery of my S6. They wanted 135€ for the replacement and said it can take several weeks because they don’t have it in stock. From the beginning when we stept into the place you could feel that they don’t really want to do any work. The atmosphere was more like “omg a new customer … I don’t want to”. So I walked out, bot an original battery for 35€ and replaced it myself. Even electronic markets like Saturn… Read more »
msjames09
6 months 23 days ago
msjames09

not happy at all battery life !!!!??????
i dont care about the feature like iris scanner
shame on sam they are afraid of battery problem
beter go try keyone

That4drLexus
6 months 23 days ago
That4drLexus

The battery life is very good. I would say above average. Our phone started at 53% when I received it and when we stopped almost 4hours later we was at 46% we didn’t run it hard with games and streaming.

Peschiera
6 months 23 days ago
Peschiera

I also expect a face recognition as a replacement for fingerprint sensor. Face recognition would become the most used login method. After having activated it on my Surface, I have never use the fingerprint or the PIN again.

breezerke
6 months 23 days ago
breezerke
Gre ze the S8/+ .. Unfortunately we fight every month thil the last day after i wass a victim after a caraccident with runaway driver when i do my job. Now i medical pensionaded and’every month we lose 1000 euro .. Last year i have by present from my husband the SM G935F LUX but the.descission from Samsung to stop anymore updates and stay on 6.01 make me sad. My dream as medical invalid that Samsung let my.dream come true doe my 50th birtday on21 april day of launch to give me the opportunity to test and review the 8+… Read more »
mustaka
6 months 23 days ago
mustaka

There is no new ground breaking anything compared to Note 7. Hence fails the statement “to cover up for the Note 7 failure”.
16:9 was fine, though a bit too elongated compared to a more natural feeling squarish screens. Yet 18.5:9 is a farce. In a not too distant future, we may have stick shaped mobile devices.

That4drLexus
6 months 23 days ago
That4drLexus

No phone will change history this year. But this phone is great. Hope you get to see it in person before you fully judge it.

Peschiera
6 months 23 days ago
Peschiera

WinFuture is not really the best source for reliable info on Samsung’s flagships, so just wait until next week.
With regard to the screen ratio: I think the new ratios are related to the upcoming VR features/plans.

mustaka
6 months 23 days ago
mustaka

The VR reason was first that came to my mind. But I am not so sure for that. That is, no official explanation yet. If so then that’s a very logical reason and I agree with that. Though as usage percentage, it won’t be used by most people even 1% of the whole time.

Peschiera
6 months 23 days ago
Peschiera

You are right, the usage percentage should be very low. But maybe Sammy expects an increase when releasing the new phones and the next Gear VR.

HomerS66
6 months 23 days ago
HomerS66

I hope you are not serious, it is very obvious that those leaked information from Winfuture is real.

Peschiera
6 months 23 days ago
Peschiera

Well, steroe speakers doesn’t sound real to me at all.
But here is the point: to me, after reading the original post in German, it seems as if they just have put together information from different sites plus their own expectations.
That means most of the information would be real, but not all. And if something is not mentioned, it does not mean that it won’t be there.

breezerke
6 months 24 days ago
breezerke

Just right on my w59

6 months 24 days ago
andyshannon3

One mystery still out there is will it have quick charge 2.0, 3.0 or 4.0?

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