Not so much is like past, the new S8 series launching on 29 March, 2017 before its global release on 21 April, 2017 (report is confirmed). About phone look, on internet many images that give us a clear idea about the design and some of the characteristics. The authenticity of some of them is in doubt because these images don’t show Samsung brand logo on the rear side.
According to Evan Blass an American blogger pen name @evleaks, S8 will be released in two versions. Basic model Galaxy S8 will be equipped with 5.8 inch screen size with support of 1440×2960 pixels, while the big size phone Galaxy S8 Plus receives 6.2inch screen size. Both phone display executed on Super AMOLED display, the same technology used in the predecessor phones. Both variant models have the dissimilar battery capacity. Big size S8+ has 3,500mAh powered battery and S8 packs 3,000mAh battery (expected).
In a tweet on 23 February 2017 by Evan Blass on twitter, Evan confirmed full specifications for the upcoming S8+. But some of the key specification is still mysterious; chipset and battery capacity details are still unknown to us. These new leaks about the next Galaxy Smartphones reveal that they have got IRIS scanner technology same used for Note7, 4GB RAM, and 64 GB of expandable internal memory, 12MP dual Camera, 8MP front camera and supports resistance with water under IP68 certification. To offer convenient, safe, and reliable way now manufacturers used wireless charging Qi/PMA.
Further, there are some more rugged Smartphones arranged for the mid-level. Stay tuned! These new Samsung phones hit the shelves in 2nd Quarter, 2017.
As expected prices-tag in Canada for the Galaxy S8 & S8 Plus will be more expensive, phone go on sale on May 2017 at the prices of 970 CAD, while plus version cost will be more expensive around 1250 CAD.