Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus

Market Status: Available | Launch Date in India: 2017, April 19 |
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53,990
Android,7.0 Nougat
RAM
4GB RAM
Storage
64GB
Camera
12MP Primary Camera, 8 MP Front Camera
Display
6.2 inches 1440 x 2560 pixels
Processor
Octa-core (4x2.3 GHz & 4x1.7 GHz)
Battery
Non-removable Li-Ion 3500 mAh battery
  • 3G /4G
  • Finger print sensor
  • Wireless charging
  • Dual SIM /Nano SIM
  • GPRS
  • WIFI
  • Bluetooth
  • VoLTE
  • Secondary Camera
  • AMOLED Display
  • Gorilla Glass 5
  • OTG Supported
  • Waterproof

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Pros / Cons

Pros:

Gorgeous design
One-of-its kind display
swift performance
great camera
latest Bluetooth 5.0

Cons:

Feels fragile
Awkwardly placed fingerprint sensor and Bixby button
battery performance could have been better
occasional software glitches

Expert Review

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Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus Specifications

GENERAL
Operating System Android OS, v7.0 (Nougat)
Device type Phablet
Sim Dual Sim (Nano + Nano)
ANNOUNCED
Status Available
Global Release Date 2017, March
Indian Release Date 2017, April 19
BODY
Dimensions 159.5 x 73.4 x 8.1 mm
Weight 173 g
DISPLAY
Screen size 6.2 inches
Form Factor Touch
Screen resolution 1440 x 2560 pixels
Touchscreen Capacitive Touchscreen
Technology (Display Type) Super AMOLED (Corning Gorilla Glass 5)
PROCESSOR
CPU Octa-core (4x2.3 GHz & 4x1.7 GHz)
GPU Adreno 540
Chipset Exynos 8895 Octa
STORAGE
Internal Storage 64 GB Storage
RAM 4 GB RAM
External Storage Up to 256 GB
Card Slot microSD Card
Phonebook Unlimited
Messaging SMS, MMS, Email, Push Mail, IM, RSS
Call Records Unlimited
CAMERA
Primary camera 12 MP Dual Pixel Camera
Front Camera 8 MP Camera
Video Recording 2160p@60fps, 1080p@120fps
Camera Features Geo Tagging, 4K Video, Auto HDR, Panorama, OIS
MULTIMEDIA
Audio Player WAV, AAC+, AC3, OGG, FLAC, WMA, MP3, AMR, AAC, MXMF, eAAC+
Video Player 3GP, ASF, M4V, H.263, H.264, MKV, 3G2, DivX, AVI, WMV, FLV, MPEG4
Games Yes
Speakers Yes
Audio Jack 3.5mm Audio Jack
BATTERY
Type Non-removable Li-Ion 3500 mAh battery
Stand by NA
Talk time Up to 24 hrs
CONNECTIVITY
GPRS Yes
Edge Yes
WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
Bluetooth Bluetooth v5.0, A2DP, LE
Infrared Port Yes
USB v3.1, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector
GPS Facility with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, GALILEO
Browser HTML5
3G Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A (3CA) Cat16 1024/150 Mbps
NETWORK SUPPORT
3G HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100 MHz
2G GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 MHz
4G VoLTE
OTHER FEATURES
Sensors Fingerprint Sensor, IRIS Scanner, Face Recognition, Heart Rate, Water Proof, Dust Proof

Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus Details

Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus was launched on 19th April, 2017. The elegant infinity display comes with end to end screen, forming totally smooth and continuous surface without bumps or angles. The iris scanning present on board, ensures your phone and its contents open to your eyes only, thus giving high tech security. You don’t have to worry now in rain, as the device features IP68 which prevents from scratches and other damages, and the world’s first 10nm processor, makes operation very fast and smoother. The mobile also features high quality 32 bit PCM and DSD128 playback support, with new earphones by AKG, letting you experience with powerful and newest sound. The bixby vision a virtual assistant, has all answers to your querries.The wireless charger enables fast charging with convenience in short span. Galaxy S8 is available in Midnight Black, Orchid Gray, Coral Blue, Arctic Silver, Maple Gold and Rose Pink. Let’s also see some other useful features.

 

DISPLAY

 

The broader lane from infinity to horizon is made only for you. The device features a bezel less, full frontal, edge to edge screen giving infinity display. The 6.2” inch display makes you go immersive while watching videos or playing games. The pure and pristine uninterrupted glass, gives elegant look.

 

PROCESSOR AND STORAGE

 

Race like a panther. The mobile runs on 64 bit octa core( 2.3GHz + 1.7GHz ) 10nm processor, which makes the device blazingly fast. Incredibly, the 10nm processor runs on 20% less power, working really very efficient. The 4GB RAM acts as a multi-dimensional aspect, letting you flipping with maximum number of apps at a time. The 64GB storage expandable up to 256GB, gives you the largest storage to maintain massive data.

 

CAMERA

 

Look way more gorgeous with peerless anti-ageing panorama. The 8MP front camera with F1.7 lens, allows maximum light to fall in to produce superfine and crisp selfies. With smart auto focus, the pictures taken tend to display as per your way. The 12MP dual pixel sensor at the rear with F1.7 and 1.4micrometer pixels, allows more light even in dark regions, giving vibrant images. The pro mode gives six settings: ISO, shutter speed, exposure value, color tone, manual focus, and white balance. Thus you can easily adjust your images at its best with above mentioned settings.

 

CONNECTIVITY

 

The device includes LTE CAT.16, wi fi 802.11a/b/g/n/ac, VHT80, MU-MIMO, 1024QAM Bluetooth v5.0(LE up to 2Mbps), ANT+, USB type- C, NFC, location, with GPS, Galileo, Glonass and Beidou.

 

BATTERY

 

Feel powered up the entire day, with the 3500mAh battery capacity. It charges very quickly with an advanced charging technology. Feel always charged, while gaming and watching movies.

 

SOFTWARE

 

The smartphone runs android 7.0 nougat. The uninterrupted service will make you approach towards the least tiresome experience, while operating the device.

 

SENSORS

 

The mobile features iris sensor, pressure sensor, accelerometer, barometer, fingerprint sensor, gyro sensor, geomagnetic sensor, hall sensor, HR sensor, proximity sensor and RGB light sensor.

 

PRICE

 

For hi tech gadget lovers, Galaxy S8  pens down with the best price at INR 57,390/-.The price looks ideal for those, willing to possess features extravagantly.

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