Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus is the new addition to the Android smartphones in the S series produced by the electronic giant Samsung Electronics. The model will be released on 21st April 2017 this year. There are many models on the credit of the company which has made it one of the market leaders in the field of smartphones. From basic phone to smartphone and tablets, the company has a huge range of devices that have made the customers get some helpful device.
With the operating platform of Android Nougat, it is a single SIM device supporting 4G, 3G, and 2G networks. It employs the use of fingerprint sensor, heart rate monitor, IRIS scanner, light sensor, proximity sensor, accelerometer, barometer, compass, and gyroscope. Hence the device is completely loaded with a number of features that can enhance the user experience.
Design and Display
The display has been increased without any additional bulk, in contrast to other smartphones while keeping the size of the phone to a range which is easy to handle. Hence for the normal users of the smartphones also it is a better to experience device. The huge display can help the people who want to manage the documents and make editing to the emails, this work as a perfect device.
Featuring considerable design changes in comparison to its predecessors,it has 6.2 inches and 531 PPIof thedisplay which is curved along the side bezels. The display panel, as well, comes with rounded edges. The aspect ratio is 18.5:9 which is taller than the general ratio of 16:9 which is commonly used by the majority of smartphones.
Built into the aluminium shell, available in colours such as Midnight Black, Orchid Gray, Coral Blue, Arctic Silver and Maple Gold, it is water resistant and dust proof. The range of colour can help the users who want a change than routine devices and the water resistance feature is much useful for the users who are little casual to the device. It has the screen protection of Corning Gorilla Glass v5. Those who have to use the phone in any condition, this is the perfect choice with a strong quality of the screen.
Processor and Storage
It is powered by the world’s first 10nm processor and comes with a 4GB RAM and Octa-core processor (2.3 GHz Quad core and 1.7 GHz quad core). The internal storage of 64 GB is expandable via SD card upto 256 GB. For the users who need to have huge storage and expect a constant addition to it, can surely prefer this device as it has the best memory in terms of internal and external memory.
Camera and Battery
It has a primary camera of 12 MP with dual-colour LED flash and autofocus. The image resolution is 4000×3000 pixels. Hence for the selfie lovers, it is a better choice compared to many other devices in the market. The wide-angle selfie front camera comes with a resolution of 8 MP. Both the cameras are fine-tuned to provide the best pictures even in the case of insufficient light by making use of its F1.7 lens and a wide aperture.
The Dual Pixel Sensor provides a swift focus to capture a fleeting moment. It also brings the option of theshutter button, which lets you take multiple shots and then finally combines them to give one high-quality picture. It also helps to have some wonderful video clips also with amazing quality.
The Selective focus option allows one to take a picture focusing on whatever part as they like- foreground, background or both.
It has a non-removable 3500 mAhLi-ion Battery providing a longer battery life with the facility of quick charging and wireless charging. The standby, as well as talk time of this device, is better than many of the models from the rivals which can help the user to enjoy the use without worrying about the battery.
Network and Connectivity
This device can connect to two different Bluetooth devices simultaneously and maintains a stable connection even in the case of radio frequency interferences.Other connectivity options include Wi-Fi, GPS, NFC and USB OTG. Those who love to use different gadgets the best part here is the NFC where the user can access emails, messages, and calls without touching the device also.
Its satellite navigation is improved with the inclusion of Galileo receivers in it. It provides and efficient multi-tasking feature also allowing the resizing of windows. It introduces Bixby- the personal assistant to make working easier. For instance, if you want to search something, you just have to use the camera option to show the picture to Bixby, and it will search for that thing on the internet. It gets smarter with time. Hence for the users who love to get some new features in the device, it is nothing less than a preferred choice.
Samsung DeX allows you to connect your phone to a monitor, keyboard, and mouse so that you can work on it like you would on your desktop and can work efficiently from any place.
The additional components tagged along with it are the earphones, USB type-C cable, travel adapter, ejector pin and ear tips.
Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus specifications set it apart from its predecessors and contemporaries. One of the largest displays and on one of the highest RAMs in the phone history are a feather in its cap. The IRIS scanner is a fool proof security standard and at the same time an easy way to unlock the phone. The huge internal (and expandable) storage, running out of space is not a concern anymore.
The Samsung health app keeps track of the daily activities of the person and provides recommendations on how to get better at those things like eating the right things and exercising accordingly.
The popular demand of this smartphone can be estimated by the fact that it has already broken the pre-booking records in various countries.
With its cutting-edge features, it is a complete package of everything one needs- and more- and hence a must-have accessory.