The Samsung flagships are one of the most anticipated smartphones of the year, so before the announcement of each new model there are a large number of leaks, rumors, unofficial renderings and guesses. When it comes to leaks, one of the most reliable sources is insider Evan Blass, known under the nickname Evleaks. Earlier this week he posted a real photo of Galaxy S8, and now has revealed some interesting details of the upcoming announcement of the device.
As you know, display Galaxy S8 will occupy almost the entire front panel of the device. At the same time, judging by the spy photos, Samsung decided to remove from the front side brand logo. However, if you believe the sources Blass, the company specifically reserved for this top of the smartphone display. As Blass says, in an area of 1/4 inch will always display the logo of the company.
Thus, with the screen off the Galaxy S8 will be completely black front panel, but when you turn on the display the user will see the logo of the manufacturer. Due to a very original solution Samsung smartphone will get a non-standard display resolution of 2960 x 1440 pixels and the aspect ratio is 18.5:9.
Another detail that draws attention Blass, associated with the placement of the fingerprint scanner, the South Korean flagship. In the current models of smartphones Samsung biometric module is located under the display, so the user can easily reach it with your thumb.
In the case of the Galaxy S8 fingerprint reader moved to the back panel near the camera. For this reason to be extremely uncomfortable, says Blass.
Presentation Galaxy S8 is expected on March 29 in new York, and in the sale of smartphones will be available April 21. The cost of new products in Europe will be €100 higher in comparison with the previous generation – €799 for the model Galaxy S8 and €899 for the version Galaxy S8 Plus.