Samsung has shown not yet officially presented the flagship smartphone Galaxy S8 international partners in the course of the exhibition MWC 2017, which was held in Barcelona from 27 February to 2 March. This writes The Korea Herald, citing the local media. According to sources, partners have appreciated the upcoming flagship.
According to rumors, few days, Samsung showed a prototype of the Galaxy S8 representatives of several companies, including Telecom operators. It is alleged that many of them called the device “impressive,” but declined to disclose any details about the smartphone.
According to reports, the device will release in two versions: with a screen Super AMOLED with a resolution of 2560×1440 pixels and a diagonal of 5.7 and 6.1 inches. Displays of smartphones are protected by tempered glass Gorilla glass 5.
Inside the novelties will be the chip Samsung Exynos or Qualcomm Snapdragon 8895 835 (depending on the sales region), 4/6 GB of RAM and a flash drive of 64 GB with support for connecting microSD-cards (up to 256GB). Galaxy S8 will complement a battery of 3250 mAh, Galaxy S8 Plus — 3750 mAh. To work devices are at the latest version of Android — 7.1.1 Nougat.
It is known that the supply of new items and sales in retail chains will start on April 28. Thus, Samsung will return to tradition to release a flagship in April: the Galaxy S6 and the Galaxy S5 and its predecessor Galaxy S4 debuted 10, 11 and 27 April, respectively. The custom has been broken only last year when sales of Galaxy S7, Galaxy S7 Edge began on 11 March.
The cost of the smartphone in Europe may reach 799 euros for the 5.8-inch version and 899 euros for the version with a 6.2-inch display.