Samsung accidentally revealed the design of the upcoming smartphone Galaxy S8. The Secure Folder app Samsung released for current models of Galaxy S7, is clearly demonstrated by the not yet officially presented the flagship of the company.
In the network appeared the APK file of the application Secure Folder for Galaxy S7. Initially, it came along with the smartphone Galaxy Note 7, and proposed enhanced biometric protection for data stored on the device files. Inside this app found a schematic image of the future flagship Galaxy S8.
The illustration shows the same device, as we have seen in other images. But in this case we are talking about official art, not about rendering and drawings. It is possible to note the minimum frame top and bottom, and an elongated display with rounded corners that will rodnite Galaxy S8 with the flagship LG G6. It looks unusual, although the practical value is not.
In addition, the smartphone is no physical Home button. And although there have been a lot of leaks pointing to this design by the South Korean news, this is the first case when the source image is the Samsung.
Preliminary announcement of the smartphone Samsung Galaxy S8 is expected at the upcoming exhibition MWC 2017 at the end of the month, but the final show will take place in March, while sales of the flagship will start in April.
According to preliminary information, the Galaxy S8 will sell for a higher price than previously. According to the “leaked” price list, price of the model will be comparable to the cost of a 5.8-inch iPhone 8 with frameless OLED will dispear, for which Apple asks for $1000.