According to reports, at the end of the month Samsung will introduce two new flagship smartphone — the Galaxy S8 with a 5.8-inch display and Galaxy S8+ with 6.2-inch screen (in both cases, the resolution will be 2560 × 1440 pixels). Presentation of novelties will take place on 29 March and the start of sales in late April.
According to informed sources, Samsung has already started mass production of Galaxy and Galaxy S8 S8+, to meet the demand in the first month of sales. In particular, the release of smartphones launched in Vietnam.
It is noted that the volume of the first batch of flagships will be more than 10 million units. 4.7 million will be made in March and 7,8 million in April. Except that in Seoul expect a big demand for novelty, the devices will appear in many markets, so Samsung decided to produce the proper amount of smartphones.
According to circulating rumors, in addition to the curves of the screen on the edge of the case, the flagship device will learn to record the amount of force applied by analogy 3D Touch on the iPhone. Among the cosmetic changes is the transfer of the recognizable Home button on the back side near the camera (the button will be integrated fingerprint scanner). While Galaxy S8 will retain a 3.5 mm audio Jack for headphones along with USB-C.
As the hardware basics select 10-nm Qualcomm Snapdragon processor and Exynos 835 8895 (depending on model), 4/6 GB RAM, 64 GB of flash memory (supports microSD cards). More compact modification will receive a battery capacity of 3250 mAh, and the larger 3600 mAh, will support wireless charging.
Among the new features of the Galaxy S8 will be the iris of the eye and a personal voice assistant Bixby.