The new flagship smartphone Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus and S8 will boast higher capacity batteries than their predecessors. Reported by Sammobile, citing sources close to the company.
According to available information, the battery capacity of smartphones Galaxy S8 Plus and S8 will be 3250 and 3750 mAh, respectively. In this model Galaxy S7 and S7 have the Edge of the battery at 3000 and 3600 mAh. For comparison, the battery capacity of the iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus is 1960 and 2900 mAh, respectively.
It is noted that the used new single-chip system Snapdragon 835 will be more energy efficient than the Snapdragon 820. But do not forget about the increase to 5.8 and 6.2 inch diagonal displays new smartphones. In any case, time Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus is expected will not be inferior to the current flagship of Samsung.
However, at the final step, the engineers can make adjustments to the declared parameters, sources indicate. With an eye to the fiasco with the Galaxy Note 7, it is unlikely in Seoul will go on a significant increase in battery capacity. Rather, for the safety of their dimensions will be adjusted downward. Necessary degree of autonomy can be achieved through the installation of energy-efficient 10-nanometer chips.
The announcement of the Samsung Galaxy S8 is expected on March 29 in new York city at the Unpacked event. Cost Galaxy S8 will be 799 $ for the 5.8-inch version and € 899 for the model is 6.2″ – $ 100 more expensive than last year’s Samsung Galaxy S7. Start of sales is scheduled between 24 and 30 April.