According to an Ukrainian retailer’s website seems to have given a clue on how expensive the new, coveted flagship may turn out to be. report and certain spottings by Samsung Galaxy S8 and Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus will be divulged in black, gold, and orchid gray color variants.
According to reports, the Samsung Galaxy S8 cost, $950 (roughly Rs. 63,800) and $1050 ( around Rs. 70,500) for the Galaxy S8 and the Galaxy S8 Plus separately. Certain additions in the features incorporate large pressure sensitive display, dual camera setup, and a dedicated AI assistant.
Samsung Galaxy S8 Smartphone
From the leaked images and renders of the device we have seen so far, the Samsung Galaxy S8 is likely to have a curved glass display on both variants. We can expect both phones to feature an sAMOLED display with a resolution of 1440p AKA 2K resolution. It was also reported that the phone might skip the physical home cum fingerprint scanner and may have an odd aspect ratio of 18:5:9.
The Samsung Galaxy S8 is also rumored to be the first device to launch with Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 835 SoC. While we can assume that Samsung might launch the phone with its Exynos based SoC in some regions, it is still unclear which variant will be launched in India. Although to recap, Samsung hasn’t launched a Qualcomm powered flagship in the last two years in India. The S8 is tipped to feature at least 4GB of RAM with 64GB of storage and more storage options can be expected.
In the camera department, the Samsung Galaxy S8 is likely to feature the same 12MP rear camera with f/1.7 aperture and dual pixel autofocus, introduced back with the S7 and S7 Edge. The front facing camera is suggested to be an 8MP snapper. Going by the leaks, the fingerprint scanner is also moved to rear besides the rear camera. The Samsung Galaxy S8 is reported to feature a 3000mAh battery and the S8+ will be powered by a 3500mAh battery.