Samsung Galaxy S8, Galaxy S8+ Price, Images, Specs – Coral Blue Color Coming Soon

Earlier, the South Korean smartphone manufacturing firm, Samsung had launched its flagship smartphone in India dubbed as Samsung Galaxy S8 and Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus. The Samsung lovers set their eyes on Samsung Galaxy S8 price in India and release date. The handset is available for purchase on popular e-commerce major Flipkart. Earlier, the handset launched in India in Midnight Black and Maple Gold Color variants. Now, as according to the popular leaker, Evan Blass that the Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+ Plus will soon be available in Coral Blue Color variant. Check out the complete details about the Samsung Galaxy S8 Price, images, specifications, availability from the below-mentioned details.

The tweet further stated that the “US-bound Galaxy S8/+ in blue”. The tweet comes along with the image of Galaxy S8 new colour variants.

As we know, the pre-orders of the Samsung Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ already broke all the records in the company’s home country, South Korea with more than 7,20,000 unit of smartphones book in just a few days. The Samsung Galaxy S8 price in India will be Rs. 62,600, while the dealer price will be Rs. 56,900. However, the bigger Galaxy S8+ price in India will be Rs. 69,000(MRP) and the dealer price is Rs. 63,900.

The South Korean handset maker has faced serious debacle after the Galaxy Note 7 failure. Now, the company has come up with pretty high standards in the form of Galaxy S8 series. The company imminently has not pushed any limitations on devices or browsers. Therefore, it should presumably work on most of the devices and browsers globally.

Samsung Galaxy S8 Design:

  • Negligible Bezels
  • No physical home button
  • Corning Gorilla Glass 5
  • IP68 Water Proof

Dimensionally, the Samsung Galaxy S8 gauges a 148.9×68.1×8 mm and weighs 155 grams, while the S8+ measures a 159.5×73.4×8.1 mm and weighs 173 grams.

Samsung Galaxy S8, S8+ To Launch With Dual Pixel Rear Camera & Iris Scanner

The much awaited high-end smartphone Samsung Galaxy S8 is featuring a 5.8-inches  Super AMOLED Pressure Sensitive QHD+ display having a resolution of 2960*1440 pixels. The handset is pegged to have a dual-edge curved display with negligible bezels. The display comes in an 18:9 aspect ratio and is named as Infinity display. The handset is certified by an IP68 water and dust resistance and also support fast and wireless charging capabilities.

Samsung Galaxy S8 Display:

  • 5.8-inches QHD+ Infinity Display
  • 2960 x 1440 pixels, 570ppi
  • 18.5:9 aspect ratio
  • HDR certified

Interestingly, the Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+ will ship with the new enticing high-end performance earphones that are tuned by AKG by Harman out of the box. The company stated that the earphones will be made from anti-tangle metal-fabric materials that have a comfortable hybrid canal fit for better noise cancellation. The handsets also come up with a Samsung Connect Application to control the compatible IoT devices.

Samsung Galaxy S8 Specs & Features

If we talk about the Samsung Galaxy S8 specification and features. Under the hood, the GSM-based handset is powered by a latest Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 octa-core processor clocked at 2.3GHz, but for some markets, it will come with home-grown Exynos 8895 chip as well.

For the storage, both of the smartphones houses a 64GB of internal space and is coupled with a 4GB of RAM. However, for the China and South Korea are said to get 6GB of RAM variant. On the software front, they are running on the latest Android 7.0 Nougat operating system out of the box.

Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus Specifications

Coming to the bigger sibling model Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus specification. This high-end mobile phone donned with a huge 6.2-inches Quad HD+ Infinity Display. The display is having the resolution of 2960*1440 pixels and is protected by a Corning Gorilla Glass 5.

The new Samsung Galaxy S8+ is driven by the same Qualcomm latest Snapdragon 835 SoC  (2.3GHz Quad + 1.7GHz Quad) in the US. Apart from the US, most of the international markets (including India) will get the Exynos 8895 SoC (2.35GHz Quad + 1.9GHz Quad).

Samsung Galaxy S8 Full Phone Specification

Display 5.8-inch QHD+ Super AMOLED QHD+ Infinity display
Resolution 2960*1440 pixels
Display Protection IP68 Dust and Water Resistant, Corning Gorilla Glass 5
Processor Latest Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 octa-core processor clocked at 2.3GHz
Memory 4GB RAM
Storage 64GB
OS Android 7.0 Nougat
Rear Camera 12-megapixel with dual pixel technology
Front Camera 8-megapixel with f/1.7 aperture, smart autofocus
Battery 3500mAh
Dimensions 148.9×68.1×8 mm and weighs 155 grams
Additional Features Iris Scanner, Facial Recognition, Secured by Samsung Knox, Samsung Pay, 3.5 mm headphone jack, wireless charging

Samsung Galaxy S8, S8 Plus Camera, Battery, Connectivity Features

Coming to the optics section, the Samsung Galaxy S8 camera 12-megapixel camera at the rear end with Dual Pixel technology and aperture f/1.7. On the other hand, for the selfies, it is boasted with 8-megapixel front-facing camera with smart autofocus and aperture f/1.7.MP F1.7 Smart autofocus front camera for the perfect clicks.

Samsung Galaxy S8 Camera:

  • 12MP rear sensor, both f/1.7, Dual Pixel Technology
  • 8MP front camera with f/1.7 aperture
  • Multi-frame image processing
  • AR, stickers
  • Bixby integration
  • Iris scanner
  • facial recognition

As like the Samsung Galaxy S8, the Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus Camera section bears the same functionality. The Galaxy S8+ is boosted with 3500mAh battery along with Fast Charging technology on the wired and wireless base.

To power the entire smartphone, it is packed up with 3500 mAh battery, which is rated to deliver an enough juice for the full day usage. For the connectivity, the smartphone with top-notch feature includes Bluetooth 5.0, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, USB Type-C, GPS, GLONASS and 4G LTE.

Samsung Galaxy S8 Hardware:

  • Exynos 8895 or Qualcomm SD835 chipset
  • 4GB RAM, 64GB storage with microSD
  • USB Type-C and 3.5mm headphone jack
  • Wireless charging
  • 3500mAh battery

Additionally, the Samsung Galaxy S8 comes pre-loaded with Biometric Technologies including a Fingerprint sensor, Iris Scanner, Facial Recognition. The company has made its collaboration with Grammy-winning artist Jacob Collier for more musical and melodious ringtone.

Samsung Galaxy S8+ Full Specifications

Display 6.2-inches Quad HD+ Infinity Display
Resolution 2960*1440 pixels
Display Protection IP68 Dust and Water Resistant, Corning Gorilla Glass 5
Processor Latest Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 octa-core processor clocked at 2.3GHz
Memory 4GB/6GB RAM
Storage 64GB/128GB Storage
OS Android 7.0 Nougat
Rear Camera 12-megapixel with dual pixel technology
Front Camera 8-megapixel with f/1.7 aperture, smart autofocus
Battery 3500mAh with Fast Charging Technology
Dimensions 159.5×73.4×8.1 mm and weighs 173 grams
Additional Features Iris Scanner, Facial Recognition, Secured by Samsung Knox, Samsung Pay, 3.5 mm headphone jack, wireless charging


What’s New In Samsung Galaxy S8?

This time, the South Korean biggest multi-national conglomerate has finally jumped into the virtual assistant gaming with the launch of Bixby. By having this new Bixby button, you are allowed to access the personal assistant and navigation through services and apps text command, simple voice and touch. The integrated voice assistant is compatible with several Samsung apps and features including Camera, Contacts, Gallery, Messages, and Settings, The company is also planned to expand its compatibility to include more Samsung and third-party apps in the near future.

Injong Rhee, CTO, Mobile Communications Business at Samsung Electronics said, “The smartphone has become the central point for the modern mobile professional, and when giving a presentation or editing documents remotely, it means they can work effectively using just their smartphone. We developed Samsung DeX with the highly mobile worker in mind, giving them a convenient and flexible desktop experience”

The company in a press meeting stated that the new Samsung DeX is enabled with the joint collaboration of Microsoft and Adobe for compatibility with Microsoft and Adobe Acrobat reader Mobile and Lightroom Mobile, allowing desktop-like functionality and a user interface previously unavailable from a smartphone.

“For those mobile professionals and organizations that require access to Windows OS-based applications, Samsung DeX also allows users to remotely and securely access virtual desktops through partner solutions including Citrix, VMware and Amazon Web Services,” the company added. The DeX Station comes with connectivity options including two USB 2.0 ports, Ethernet, USB type-C power-in and a cooling fan.

“With Samsung DeX, enterprise users can also be assured their smartphone and data are protected by the Samsung Knox security platform built into the smartphone. Samsung DeX redefines what a smartphone can do to keep mobile professionals productive,” Rhee added.

Samsung Galaxy S8 Software:

  • Android Nougat with TouchWiz
  • Samsung DeX dock
  • Samsung Connect smarthome integration

Samsung DeX Dock and Gear 360

On the other side, the company has also unveiled the Samsung DeX dock, that allows its users to turn their smartphones into the desktop-like configuration. The South Korean tech giant also launched the new Gear 360 in the unpacked event, that was scheduled to held in New York on 29th March. The Gear 360 is used to create the 4k-360 degree videos and  15-megapixel photos. It is also featuring the support for the new Gear VR with the controller.

DJ Koh, President of Mobile Communications Business, Samsung Electronics, said in the event that, “The Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+ usher in a new era of smartphone design and fantastic new services, opening up new ways to experience the world. The Galaxy S8 and S8+ are our testaments to regaining your trust by redefining what’s possible in safety and marks a new milestone in Samsung’s smartphone legacy.”

Samsung Galaxy S8 Price, Pre-Orders in India

Finally, the company has unwrapped the Samsung Galaxy S8 price in India for MRP Rs. 62,600 and the dealer price will be 56,900, while the Samsung Galaxy S8+ price in India is MRP Rs. 62,600 and the dealer price will be Rs. 56,900. Both the Samsung Galaxy S8 variants are up for pre-orders from today via major e-commerce portal Flipkart. However, the handset will be released on 5th May in India. For more updates, stay tuned to techmanza.