Samsung Galaxy S8 to come in 5.8-inch and 6.2-inch display variants
When is the launch?
I've been seeing this misreported quite a bit, so, just to clarify:— Evan Blass (@evleaks) 12 February 2017
GS8 - 5.8" QHD
GS8+ - 6.2" QHD
Both displays are, ofc, SAMOLED.
With the launch date nearing we will now get to know more about the device than ever. Samsung has set up March 29 as the date when the next Galaxy flagship will be unveiled in New York.
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Interestingly, it seems as Samsung will be dropping the “Edge” from its naming scheme and instead will name it Galaxy S8 Plus.
In case you were interested... pic.twitter.com/bpcOFZmOC3— Evan Blass (@evleaks) 10 February 2017
What do we know so far?
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The Galaxy S8 will be powered by Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 835 processor and it is rumoured to be backed by a 6GB RAM and 64GB or 128GB internal storage. Additionally, Samsung also launches Galaxy flagship devices with its own Exynos processor and might continue that tradition with the Galaxy S8.
Some reports also suggest that the Samsung Galaxy S8 will come with a 3,000 mAh battery while the Galaxy S8 Plus will have a bigger 3,500 mAh battery.
On the photography front, the Galaxy S8 will sport a rear 12-megapixel camera along with a front 8-megapixel camera, both of which have a lens aperture size of f/1.7. Additionally, the front facing snapper also houses an iris scanner that had previously debuted in the Note 7.
Samsung is also expected to load up its flagship device with an assistant —