Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+ has finally arrived in India. Both the Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+ will be available on Flipkart from May 5 at a price of Rs 57,900 and Rs 64,900 respectively. The pre-orders for the phones start from March 19, 3 PM on Flipkart. Samsung is offering free wireless charger along with the smartphones on pre-booking.
Samsung Galaxy S8 sports a 5.8-inch Quad HD+ Super AMOLED curved display. The display comes with a 1440×2960 pixel resolution and an 18:9 aspect ratio. On the other hand, the Galaxy S8+ features a 6.2-inch screen sharing similar specifications.
The Galaxy smartphones sport 12-megapixel rear cameras with ‘Dual Pixel’ technology. The camera features include optical image stabilisation and f/1.7 aperture.
In the front, the smartphones don 8-megapixel cameras with autofocus. Samsung Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ will come with 4G LTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth v5.0, USB Type-C, NFC, and GPS connectivity options.
The phones come with sensors like accelerometer, barometer, gyroscope, ambient light sensor, magnetometer, heart rate sensor and proximity sensor.
Both the Galaxy smartphones support Samsung Pay, MST and NFC connectivity. The Galaxy S8 and S8+ are powered by 3,000 mAh and 3500 mAh battery respectively, along with wireless charging and fast-charging support.
The Galaxy S8+ (left) and the S8.
The Samsung Galaxy S8 (left) along with the older Galaxy S7 edge. The Samsung Galaxy S8 (5.8-inch display) feels and appears smaller than the older Galaxy S7 edge (5.2-inch display).
The front of the Maple Gold version of the Samsung Galaxy S8.
The rear of the Maple Gold version of the Samsung Galaxy S8.
The iris scanner of the Samsung Galaxy S8.
The edge-to-edge display of the Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+ fits all video content accordingly.