The news about Samsung Galaxy S8+ has eventually started surfacing on various tech websites. Samsung is releasing the next smartphone with great trepidation after the problems that Samsung Galaxy Note 7 faced with the batteries. For many months of Samsung couldn’t even figure out why the batteries were exploding. It is so wary of its battery suppliers that the company is considering using batteries from Sony.
But the good news for people who like using Samsung smartphones is that come March 29, Samsung may launch Samsung Galaxy S8+ and its various specs and features are becoming available.
Samsung Galaxy S8+ is going to be a big phone. One version will be 6.2-inch that will be a full rectangle, and the other one will be 6.1-inch with rounded corners – both the screens are big compared to the usual smartphones.
The smartphone will have Quad HD and Super AMOLED display. It will also have an iris scanner so that your smartphone can authenticate you with your retina. With IP68 rating Samsung Galaxy S8+ will be dust and water resistant.
The smartphone will have 4GB of RAM and 64GB of internal storage. You will be able to use external microSD card slot. The phone will also support wireless charging.
The bulleted list of Samsung Galaxy S8+ specs and details
- 7-inch display for Samsung Galaxy S8 and 6.2-inch or 6.1-inch display for Samsung Galaxy S8+ (depending on full rectangle or curved display).
- Quad HD + Super AMOLED display, 2560 x 1440 pixels with Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection – strongest screen in contemporary screen technology.
- Samsung Exynos 8895/QUALCOMM Snapdragon 835 processor.
- 4GB RAM and 64GB UFS 2.1 internal storage with microSD card slot support (up to 256GB).
- Single Sim card and dual Sim card support.
- 12-megapixel dual pixel rear camera.
- 8-megapixel front camera.
- Android 7.0 Nougat operating system.
- Fingerprint Sensor and iris sensor.
- Accelerometer, ambient light detector, gyro, hall sensor, proximity sensor, Samsung Knox (security technology), Samsung Pass.
- IP68 rating; dust and water resistance.
- 3250mAh battery for Samsung Galaxy S8 and 3750mAh battery for Samsung Galaxy S8. Fast Charging and Wireless Charging.
- USB 3.0 type C port
- 5mm headphone jack
- 4G LTE, Wi-Fi ac/b/g/n
- Bluetooth, GPS, NFC
- Samsung Pay