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Samsung Galaxy S8+: All You Need to Know About The Massive 6.2-inch Flagship Smartphone

The Samsung Galaxy S8+ is expected to feature a 6.2-inch Quad HD+ Super AMOLED display with a 12MP dual pixel rear camera along with an 8MP front camera.


Updated:February 23, 2017, 2:03 PM IST
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The Samsung Galaxy S8 is expected to be priced at Rs 57,000 in India while the Galaxy S8+ variant could be priced as high as Rs 65,000. (Image: @Evleaks/ Twitter)

Samsung will reportedly introduce a plus version of its next flagship Galaxy S8. To be called Galaxy S8+ , the device might come with 6.2-inch display, according to noted tipster Evan Blass, commonly known by his Twitter handle-- @evleaks.

The Samsung Galaxy S8+ is expected to feature a 6.2-inch Quad HD+ Super AMOLED display with a 12MP dual pixel rear camera along with an 8MP front camera.

The Galaxy S8+ will be IP68 dust and water-resistant and will also come with a iris scanner. While there is not much reliable information on the processor of the smartphone, it is expected to come with 4GB of RAM and 64GB of internal storage with support for microSD cards.

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The 4G LTE compatible Galaxy S8+ will comes with support for wireless charging and Samsung Pay.

On the other hand, the Samsung Galaxy S8 is expected to come with a 5.8-inch super AMOLED dislay and Qualcomm MSM8998 Snapdragon 835 processor. It might have an internal storage of 64GB/ 128GB with a 4GB RAM.The smartphone could sport a 12-megapixel primary camera along with an 8-megapixel secondary one.

Samsung will most likely limit the battery power for Samsung Galaxy S8 to 3,000 mAh to avoid any possibilities of Note 7 fiasco being repeated.

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With all these features, the phone’s launch price is expected to be somewhere between Rs 60,000 and Rs 65,000 in India.

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| Edited by: Debashis Sarkar
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