Appeared on the Internet a schematic image of the new flagship smartphone Samsung Galaxy S8. The new South Korean unit is largely outwardly resembles its predecessor, but has a larger display screen.
Noteworthy is the absence of the usual “Home” button at the bottom of the front panel. Apparently, as predicting the future and iPhone 8, it will be touch. Accordingly, the display stretches vertically and traditionally, South Korean vehicles, go around the side faces of the device. Fingerprint reader moved to the back panel and is now next to the camera resolution 12 MP.
Near the front 5-megapixel camera on the front panel to set up the scanner iris. Samsung Galaxy S8 will be available in two sizes — with a diagonal of 12.7 and 15.2 centimeters. The new processor will allow the smartphone to run 11% faster Galaxy S7 while using 20% less energy. Minimum memory is 64 GB.
The flagship will also receive a USB-C port and save the standard 3.5 mm headphone Jack, which hastened to refuse the Apple. It is expected that the Samsung Galaxy S8 will be announced in the March 29, while sales of the smartphone will start on 21 April this year.
According to rumors, during a press conference at MWC 2017, the company plans to show a video clip that lasts about a minute, which should whet the interest of the public before the full announcement.
Galaxy S8 was supposed to come out on the market before, but because of the catastrophic failure of its predecessor Galaxy Note 7, batteries which were prone to explode, the timing had to be postponed.