Samsung Galaxy S8 Price, Specs, Review

This year, Samsung will hit the smartphone market with the release of its latest flagship smartphone Samsung Galaxy S8 series. However, Samsung did not launch at the Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2017. The South Korean company is actually chose to set up its own time outside the MWC to release in the end of March.

By the time of its release, a number of leaked specs along with the official photos Samsung Galaxy S8 already scattered on the internet. And the following is a summary review of the leaked specs of Samsung Galaxy S8.

Of some leaked images on the internet, the Samsung Galaxy S8 seen carrying a fresh design than its predecessor. Its design language is somewhat different from the previous generation of smartphones. In addition, Samsung designed the Galaxy S8 with minimal bezel on the bottom as well as dual-curved screen edge so that this smartphone appear more luxurious and elegant. The rear panel was protected Corning Gorilla Glass 5.

Samsung Galaxy S8

Samsung Galaxy S8

Screen 5.8-inch Quad HD

Toughness of this smartphone can already be seen on the screen sector in which Galaxy S8 uses Super AMOLED display panel of renowned capable of producing very high color contrast and still presents a sharp screen display even under the sun. While the screen itself has a size of 5.8 inches with a resolution of Quad HD (1440 x 2960 pixels).

To protect the screen from scratches, Samsung Corning Gorilla Glass protective pinning 5. From the rumors, Samsung has also equipped the Galaxy S8 with Force Touch screen technology or 3D Touch Display, as it has been adopted by Apple on the iPhone 6s to iPhone 7 series.

Top platform

Has a smartphone running Android 7.0 operating system Nougat is powered by the latest processor from Qualcomm, the Snapdragon 835 octa-core (4 x 2.45 GHz Kyro and Kyro 4 x 1.9 GHz) with a GPU Adreno 540. The processor is claimed to save power up to 25-four than the Snapdragon 820/821.

In addition, with the support of Qualcomm Adreno 540 GR and 3D Audio, Snapdragon 835 can offer the experience of Virtual Reality (VR) and Augmented Reality (AR) is more fun. Unfortunately, the smartphone is only supported by 4 GB of RAM. In fact, during this time many who had expected the Galaxy S8 has 6 GB RAM. While the internal memory capacity of 64 GB or 128 GB.

12 MP single camera

Many are simply deplore why Samsung did not follow other manufacturers that have dual-camera smartphone. Samsung still confident where Samsung Galaxy S8 is equipped with a single main camera resolution 12 MP with an aperture of f / 1.7, 26mm focal length, and feature Phase Detection autofocus, OIS, and LED flash. At the front, there is also a selfie camera with a resolution of 8 MP aperture of f / 1.7.

Iris and fingerprint sensor

Turning to the security features, Samsung is rumored to provide security at Samsung Galaxy S8. Not just enough to embed fingerprint sensor alone, Samsung Galaxy S8 also has supported the iris scanner. It is not something new because previously been implemented on Galaxy Note 7.

Audio by AKG

When LG in collaboration with Bang & Olufsen to boost audio performance on LG V20, Samsung seems to be doing the same. Renowned audio manufacturer with whom to collaborate is AKG. Because there is an image rendering Samsung Galaxy S8 contains “tuned by AKG” on the back of the smartphone.

Samsung Galaxy S8 Specification

Price Rp 10 Million
Body 140,1 x 72,2 x 7,3 mm
Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 Octa-core 2,45 GHz,
Exynos 8895
GPU Adreno 540,
Storage 64/128 GB
microSD up to 256 GB
Screen Super AMOLED 5,8 inci (2.560 x 1.440 piksel)
Gorilla Glass 5
Camera 12 MP & 8 MP
Battery 3.000 mAh
Operating System Android 7.0
Network Dual-SIM 4G
Sensor Iris scanner, fingerprint, accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer, heart rate, SpO2
Other Samsung Pay, sertifikat IP68, fast charging, wireless charging, 3D touch display, always-on display,

Samsung Galaxy S8 Price

The new Samsung Galaxy S8 will be introduced as soon as possible at the end of March 2017. Of course now there is no official price of Samsung Galaxy S8. But before this had circulated rumors that Samsung’s flagship smartphone will be priced above the Samsung Galaxy Note 7 first. In Indonesia, the official price of Samsung Galaxy S8 in the country will be over Rp. 10 million.