Just having two more days to go for the unveiling, innumerable rumors and live images have lead us to the specs that the Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+, will hopefully hold, in the past few weeks. And now, we have a latest leak, claiming the prominent specs of these handsets, from a German-based website, WinFuture.
It is important to note that there would not be any surprise, regarding the specs of these handsets, because the same set of specs have been circulating around, for quite a long time. So, don’t expect this new leak to stun you.
As per it, the S8 will feature a 5.8-inch HD display, throwing out a 2960 x 1440 pixels resolution and with an aspect ratio of 18.5:9, while the S8+ will sport a larger 6.2-inch display. Both the devices is likely to be powered by Snapdragon 835 SOC, and Android 7.0, whereas the European models will have an Exynos 8895 chipset, with Octa-Core CPUs.
The Galaxy S8, will feature 64GB of storage, expandable up to 256GB and 4GB of RAM. In terms of camera, it will come with a 12MP rear camera, f/1.7 aperture,1.4µm pixel size, PDAF, laser auto focus, record video in 4K, for better quality pictures, even under low-light conditions. The front-facing camera will come with an 8MP sensor, for selfies and video chats. A 3,000mAh battery is packed, to lend charge for the whole unit; whereas it will be a 3500 mAh battery on the S8+.
Both the smartphones are awarded an IP68 certification, for its water resistance (can submerge up to 5-feet for 30 minutes), and dust resistance capabilities. Moreover, both the S8 and S8+ will come with a fingerprint scanner, which is located next to the rear camera.
A few extra features like the iris scanner, NFC, 3.5mm headphone jack, and Type-C USB port are also included. The pair will be available in different color variants such as Orchid, Silver, Gold, Blue and Black.
Samsung is also expected to release the ‘Samsung Guard S8’ in few specific markets like the U.S. It seems to be an extended warranty program for the customers. According to it, they assures to provide service within 2hours, if any repair is required. As per a recent post in the WinFuture, the Gaurd S8, offers S8/S8+ owners, a quick repair service and an extra year of warranty.