Last week, the German testers subjected the Samsung Galaxy S8 test, which allows to evaluate how well the device takes a fall. They put the device in a special drum, simulating a fall from a height of 80 cm, the Gadget proved to be less durable compared to other smartphones on the market. Gorilla glass 5, which is covered with display Galaxy S8, cracked after 50 drops. Thus, the experts came to the conclusion that glass case and rounded corners are the weak point of the Galaxy S8. As it became known, Samsung plans to solve the problem of its flagship smartphone, though it will have to become the owner of the other machine.
Today, the Network appeared information about the new protected smartphone Galaxy S8 Active that were spotted under the model number SM-G892A. The level of protection of innovations from impacts and must meet the requirements of military standard MIL-STD-810G, meaning it can withstand a fall from a great height, and will also work in a wide range of temperatures. The device will be protected from dust and moisture in accordance with the requirements of the IP68 standard.
According to insiders, the Galaxy S8 Active has the code designation “Cruiser”. Why is the cruiser? This type of multi-purpose vehicles is large cruising range and high autonomy. That, obviously, was the main reasons for this code designation.
It is expected that the Samsung Galaxy S8 will receive the Active capacity battery and will be protected from water, bumps and drops. The rest of the specs should remain unchanged. The most interesting issue is the design of the device. And, if in the case of his predecessors, it was more or less clear, the Galaxy S8 Active appearance remains a complete mystery.
The presentation of a special modification of the Galaxy S8 is expected in June, so we have time to get all the details.