Galaxy S8 Plus Full Specifications: An Overview
The massive Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus is crossing the boundary separating a Galaxy smartphone to a Note phablet. But what exactly is this bigger S8 for?
It’s IP68 certified. This means that it is both dust-proof and water-proof. With its extreme protection, this makes the Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus immune to water damage up to 5 feet of water for 30 minutes.
Gone are the days when smartphones are kept away from the rainy weather or the pool. Now, you can take selfies even while having a swim!
The power is now a monstrous, non-removable, 3500 mAh lithium-ion battery. For the power users and road warriors alike, this means a whole day of use without worries of dashing to the charger for a recharge.
And speaking of recharging your Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus, you either do it with an old-fashion micro-USB cable attached to the wall or by Samsung’s Fast Charge Wireless Charging Pad! Both makes your smartphone from 0-100% in no time.
Together with its cleaner, faster TouchWiz UI, Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus is even more efficient than ever. A good compliment to the superb hardware of glass and aluminum is a very intuitive and refined operating system that makes use of what the phone can do.
It’s back! The micro SD expandable storage to up to 256Gb for your movies, music and camera files.
Just pop in a card to also transfer your least used apps to free up the internal storage that matters.
All new 12-megapixel main camera can do image stabilization, led flash, and fast autofocus by using dual-pixel technology that can blow your mind. This was a big improvement together with the movie file formats that it can process.
Don’t forget the slow motion video capture. 240 frames per second at 720p resolution. That’s just smooth slo-mo just for you.
The biggest feature you can’t miss is the Super AMOLED screen that rocks a 1440 x 2960 pixels resolution. Density? 529 pixel per inch. That delivers a crisp viewing experience that boasts dark ink blacks and super whites. Viewing angles are incredible. Using under bright light is totally not a problem.
You won’t need a screen protector on this multi-touch panel. It’s made of Corning Gorilla Glass 5.
The bulge for the camera and the home button from the previous version is now gone and thinner in the new Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus. Sexier and lighter is the name of the game. Made of high-grade aluminum and Corning Gorilla Glass 5 at the back and front, this smartphone became the new benchmark to beat.
You all know what Snapdragon 835, and Adreno 540 can do when you put them together in one device – insane speed. Throw in a huge 4Gb of RAM to the mix and top-notch performance in multi-tasking and gaming is noticeable.
When you think how the Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus can run 2 apps and several more in the background together, know the hardware that makes it all possible.
Iris scanner, fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer, heart rate, and SpO2.
These are the sensors present at your disposal and ready to make the most of your new Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus. They make you secure, save more battery life, protects your smartphone and of course, you.
The Wi-Fi antenna on the new Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus supports all kinds of bandwidths with Bluetooth 5.0 to make data transfers and connecting to things that matters to you even faster.
NFC or Near Field Communication enables you to talk to various devices with proper support using the new Galaxy S8 Plus.
One of the most advanced, well-praised speakers on any device today, the Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus brings you the crisp and detailed sound for the audiophile in you.
It makes listening to your favorite music in lossless file format (FLAC) easy even out of the box.
Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus stays on top of its game with its 2160p@30fps and 1080p@60fps as its standard resolutions. The smoother 720p@240fps is the slow motion capture that beats out the competition. HDR or high dynamic range captures all the details found inside the video. Dual-video recording makes it possible to create some small sample video sequence for GIFs and online sharing.
Faster and totally wireless! With 1.4 times faster than normal wireless charging, the separate Samsung Wireless Charging Stand is a good companion to your new Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus.
Say goodbye to cables and slow charging times.
Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus Comes in a Variety of Colors
There are four color choices to choose from: Midnight Black, Orchid Gray, Arctic Silver, Coral Blue, Maple Gold and Rose Pink. All gorgeous designs to have the device that goes with your style and personality.
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