New Samsung Galaxy S8 Launch Date In India

The much-awaited flagship smartphones the Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+ are launching in India this April 19th. As a matter of fact, you can get yours from Samsung stores near you on April 21st, the global release date. However, here are the features of the Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+ you should be aware of, which makes it such a cool gadget to own!

Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+ Features;


Introducing the stunning “Infinity Display”! Both the Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+ come with a 5.8-inch and 6.2-inch QHD AMOLED screen. Gorilla Glass 5 protects the front and back part of the mobile. The display is curved towards the side edges with bezel strips on top and bottom. The viewing screen delivers pure content with no interruptions from the bezels.


The main rear camera on the Galaxy S8 sports a 12-megapixel sensor with Dual Pixel technology. This enables the camera to find its focus fast. The front camera has an 8-megapixel sensor with Smart autofocus, the first of it’s kind for any smartphone.


With the launch of the Galaxy S8 devices, Samsung introduces its own personal assistant Bixby. Bixby is a personal assistant that understands talk, text, and taps so you are never confined to one mode of communication. Also, it completely changes the way you search. Just open your camera app and show Bixby what you want, it’s that easy. Not to mention, Bixby comes with a dedicated button.

Iris Scanner

Prying eyes are not a problem when you have iris scanning on the Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+. No two irises have the same pattern and they are nearly impossible to replicate. That means with iris scanning, your phone, and its contents are open to your eyes only. And when you need to unlock really fast, iris recognition is a handy option. The iris is the coloured, ring-shaped part of your eye.


The Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+ come with IP68 and so you can even work through rain or dust. The device is protected against entry of solid foreign objects, and harmful ingress of static water at up to 1.5 meters, for up to 30 minutes!

Under The Hood

The Indian version of the Galaxy smartphones is expected to have the Exynos processor while the US variants will feature Qualcomm’s latest Snapdragon 835 processor. The base variant will feature 4GB of RAM and 64GB of onboard storage. You can avail the option to expand the storage to up to 256GB using a microSD card. The higher end variant will feature a 6GB RAM and 128GB internal storage. Furthermore, The Samsung Galaxy S8 will be powered by a 3,000 mAh battery while a slightly bigger 3,500 mAh battery powers the Galaxy S8+. Both the smartphones would run Android 7.0 Nougat under Samsung’s customized interface.

The Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+ smartphone prices in India : Rs 58900 to Rs 64900

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