Samsung's latest Galaxy phones S8 and S8+ launched in India; on the face of it, it’s all about power and precision
Nazia BijalApr 19, 2017, 05.57 PM
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The much talked about infinity screen is certainly a great feature and it can make a great deal of difference for media viewing, the 5.8-inch
The new Galaxy smartphones will also introduce an Iris scanner, Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ packs in multiple biometric technologies not just a fingerprint scanner but also facial recognition which can certainly up the security aspect of the new phones. Another feature that really took to our fancy is the multi click feature where the phone can click multiple pictures and combine the best portion from all to make one great picture. Samsung has clearly mastered the water resistant feature over the years and the phones come with IP68 water resistance.
Apart from these top features the Samsung Galaxy phones have Hybrid dual SIM slot, 64GB internal memory with expandable support up to 256GB, Always-on display, Fast and wireless charging capabilities. Samsung says the Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+'s 12MP rear camera utilizes Dual Pixel technology for incredibly fast autofocus. It has an F1.7 lens which essentially helps in capturing brighter photos in low-light environments. The 8MP front cameras too are equipped with F1.7 lens and it autofocus. The Galaxy S8 will be available in a Midnight Black and Maple Gold color, while the Galaxy S8+ will also get the Coral Blue variant.
Samsung S7 could not make it to the India market even though the phone was massively pre-booked. The new Galaxy phones are eagerly awaited among Samsung fans here in India. Pre-booking for the new Galaxy phones has started and there is a pre-booking gift for consumers too. Samsung will include a wireless charger too along with in-box accessory AKG by Harman earphones. The flagship smartphones will be available in India starting May 5, 2017 across select retail stores and as for online market, they will be available exclusively on Samsung Shop and