Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus


Galaxy S8 revealed again with enhanced features and specifications namely Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus, both siblings launched at same time to keep the competitors remain busy in biting their nails.

The event of launching at same time went hit and peaceful so Samsung’s big rivals Apple and Huawei remained scratching their heads and popping eyes to each other.

So let’s have brief meeting with specifications of S8 Plus. This phone has revamped and dashing Super AMOLED display with 6.2 inches LCD while on the top a capacitive touchscreen is embedded that let you enjoy firm touch while playing or doing work.

Galaxy S8 Plus is IP68 certified device this smartphone can survive in water for up to 30 minutes in case of emergency, and S8 Plus is totally dust proof. Corning gorilla glass is installed on front and back of S8 Plus that also protect it from scratches and smudge.

Android OS v.70 Nougat gives original look and feel of brand to its users while Touch Wiz UI is embedded.

Samsung S8 Plus is packed with Exynos 8895 Octa chipset and Octa-core (4 x 2.3 GHz + 4 x 1.7 GHz)  processor and Mali-G71 MP20  GPU, when talking about chipset this is the highest number available in market while an octa core processor is divided in to two separate groups to reap the maximum power.

12 MP camera is attached to back while 8 MP is provided to Galaxy S8 Plus for outstanding selfie result.


Samsung Galaxy S8+ | Full Specifications of 64GB, 4 GB RAM

Technology GSM / HSPA / LTE
2G bands GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
3G bands HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100
4G bands LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 17(700), 20(800), 28(700)
Announced March 2017
Release date Released April 2017
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A (4CA) Cat16 1024/150 Mbps
GPRS yes available
EDGE yes available
Dimensions 159.5 x 73.4 x 8.1 mm (6.28 x 2.89 x 0.32 in)
Weight 173 g (6.10 oz)
Thicknesss 8.1 mm
SIM Single SIM
Display Type Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Size 6.2 inches, 98.3 cm2 (~84.0% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution 1440 x 2960 pixels, 18.5:9 ratio (~529 ppi density)
Multitouch multitouch
Protection Corning Gorilla Glass 5
OS Android 7.0 (Nougat)
Chipset Exynos 8895 Octa
CPU Octa-core (4×2.3 GHz & 4×1.7 GHz)
GPU Mali-G71 MP20
Card slot microSD, up to 256GB
Internal 64GB
Primary 12 Megapixels, f/1.7, 26mm, phase detection autofocus, OIS, LED flash
Features 1/2.5″ sensor size, 1.4 µm pixel size, geo-tagging, simultaneous 4K video and 9MP image recording, touch focus, face/smile detection, Auto HDR, panorama
Video 2160p@30fps, 1080p@60fps, HDR, dual-video rec
Secondary 8 Megapixels, f/1.7, autofocus, 1440p@30fps, dual video call, Auto HDR
Alert types Vibration; MP3, WAV ringtones
Loudspeaker yes available
3.5mm jack yes available
WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
Bluetooth 5.0, A2DP, LE, aptX
NFC yes supported
Radio no
USB 3.1, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector
Sensors Iris scanner, fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer, heart rate, SpO2
Messaging SMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Mail, IM
Browser HTML
Java no
More Features
Extra Features – Samsung DeX (desktop experience support)
– 3D Touch (home button only)
– Always-on display
– Samsung Pay (Visa, MasterCard certified)
– IP68 certified
– dust/water proof over 1.5 meter and 30 minutes
– Front/back glass (Gorilla Glass 5) & aluminum frame
– Fast battery charging (Quick Charge 2.0)
– Qi/PMA wireless charging (market dependent)
– ANT+ support
– Bixby natural language commands and dictation
– 32-bit/384kHz audio
– Active noise cancel
Battery Non-removable Li-Ion 3500 mAh battery
Talk Time Up to 24 h (3G)
Music Play Up to 73 h
Colors Midnight Black, Orchid Gray, Arctic Silver, Rose Pink
Price $736 US Dollar

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