Samsung Galaxy S8 Full Specifications and Price Nigeria, China, US,Kenya, & India

The buzz about Samsung releasing two new flagship after the failure of the Galaxy S7 is now official as the tech giant has confirmed April 21 for the US, and April 28 for the rest of the world as the released dated for device. One of such device is the Samsung Galaxy S8. This post will give you all the latest features and detail about the ground breaking smartphone device coming from the South Korean tech giant.

Samsung Galaxy 8

Samsung Galaxy S8 is a 5.8 inches display smartphone device with a screen resolution of 1440 x 2960 pixels protected by a Corning Gorilla Glass 5. The device which runs on Android OS, v7.0 is powered by Qualcomm MSM8998 Snapdragon 835 chipset. With a dimension of 148.9 x 68.1 x 8 mm, the device weighs 155 g. Samsung Galaxy S8 comes with a 4G RAM and an internal storage capacity of 64GB. 

For the cameras, the device rocks a 12 megapixel rear camera and 8 megapixel front for selfie enjoyment. The device comes with Iris scanner, fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer, heart rate, and SpO2 sensors. With a price tag of $900 in US the device is built with Midnight Black, Orchid Gray, Arctic Silver, Coral Blue, Maple Gold colours. The 4G device is powered by a non-removable Li-Ion battery power of 3000 mAh. You can get Samsung Galaxy S8 for the price of $900 in USD,  INR 58,428, KES 92,758, CNY 6,202, and N277,000 in NGN. See below for the complete specifications and feature of the S8. 


Technology GSM / HSPA / LTE
2G bands GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2 (dual-SIM model only)
3G bands HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100
4G bands LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 17(700), 20(800), 28(700)
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A (3CA) Cat16 1024/150 Mbps

Dimensions 148.9 x 68.1 x 8 mm (5.86 x 2.68 x 0.31 in)
Weight 155 g (5.47 oz)
Build Corning Gorilla Glass 5 back panel
SIM Single SIM (Nano-SIM) or Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
- Samsung Pay (Visa, MasterCard certified)
- IP68 certified - dust/water proof over 1.5 meter and 30 minutes

Type Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Size 5.8 inches (~83.6% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution 1440 x 2960 pixels (~570 ppi pixel density)
Multitouch Yes
Protection Corning Gorilla Glass 5
- 3D Touch (home button only)
- Always-on display
- TouchWiz UI

OS Android OS, v7.0
Chipset Qualcomm MSM8998 Snapdragon 835 - US model
Exynos 8895 Octa - EMEA
CPU Octa-core (4x2.35 GHz Kryo & 4x1.9 GHz Kryo) - US model
Octa-core (4x2.3 GHz & 4x1.7 GHz) - EMEA
GPU Adreno 540 - US model

Card slot microSD, up to 256 GB (dedicated slot) - single-SIM model
microSD, up to 256 GB (uses SIM 2 slot) - dual-SIM model
RAM      4GB
Internal 64 GB

Primary 12 MP, f/1.7, 26mm, phase detection autofocus, OIS, LED flash
Features 1/2.5" sensor size, 1.4 µm pixel size, geo-tagging, simultaneous 4K video and 9MP image recording, touch focus, face/smile detection, Auto HDR, panorama
Video 2160p@60fps, 1080p@120fps, HDR, dual-video rec.
Secondary 8 MP, f/1.7, autofocus, dual video call, Auto HDR

Alert types Vibration; MP3, WAV ringtones
Loudspeaker Yes, with stereo speakers
3.5mm jack Yes
  - 24-bit/192kHz audio
- Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic

WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
Bluetooth v5.0, A2DP, LE, aptX
Radio No
USB v3.1, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector

Sensors Iris scanner, fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer, heart rate, SpO2
Messaging SMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Mail, IM
Browser HTML5
Java No
- Samsung DeX (desktop experience support)
- Fast battery charging
- Qi/PMA wireless charging (market dependent)
- ANT+ support
- S-Voice natural language commands and dictation
- MP4/DivX/XviD/H.265 player
- MP3/WAV/eAAC+/FLAC player
- Photo/video editor
- Document editor

Non-removable Li-Ion 3000 mAh battery
Colors Midnight Black, Orchid Gray, Arctic Silver, Coral Blue, Maple Gold
SAR EU 0.32 W/kg (head)     1.27 W/kg (body)    
Price    800 EUR, 
$900 in USD,  
INR 58,428, 
KES 92,758, 
CNY 6,202, 
N277,000 in NGN

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