Samsung has once again slashed the price of its flagship smartphone- Galaxy S8+ in the Indian market. The 6GB RAM variant of the Galaxy S8+ will now sell at Rs. 65,900 in India after a price cut of Rs. 5,000. This is the second price cut in just two months. Last month we saw a price cut of Rs. 4,000 on the 6GB RAM variant of the Galaxy S8+ bringing the price down to Rs. 70,900.
Samsung is quite well known for dropping the prices of its flagship smartphones just before the launch of new handsets. The Korean tech giant has recently showcased the Galaxy Note 8 phablet at its Samsung Galaxy unpacked event, which will soon make it to the Indian market.
Galaxy Note 8 is Samsung's most advanced Note device till date. The company must have put all the research and engineering work to make sure that the new device does not fall back like the Galaxy Note 7.
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Coming back onto Samsung Galaxy S8+, smartphone comes with 128GB storage capacity and 6GB RAM. It flaunts a 6.2-inch Super AMOLED display with a resolution of 2960x1440 pixels. The Infinity Display panel has an aspect ratio of 18.5:9 due to the ultra-wide screen. Under its hood, the Galaxy S8+ makes use of the company's Exynos 8895 SoC.
The camera department comprises of a 12MP Dual Pixel main snapper with f/1.7 aperture and OIS. Up front, there is an 8MP selfie camera with a similar aperture and auto focus. The 128GB of storage space can be expanded further up to 256GB in the hybrid dual SIM card slot.
The connectivity aspects of the Galaxy S8+ include 4G LTE, Bluetooth 5.0, USB Type-C port and NFC. There is support for Samsung Pay as well. The smartphone has an iris scanner, facial recognition and a fingerprint scanner on board. The battery is a 3500mAh unit that supports wireless charging and fast charging.
Furthermore, the device has the IP68 rating that makes it water and dust resistant.