Samsung Galaxy S8 was released in 2017. The smartphone has dual Nano sim and weighs 155 grams. The phone measures 148.9 x 68.1 x 8 mm and comes in 5 different colors.
These are Black, Gold, Blue Gray and Silver. Samsung Galaxy S8 price in Kenya starts from Kshs 84,000.
The SAMSUNG GALAXY S8 comes with a 5.80 inch display. With it, you get a resolution of 1440 x 2960 pixels. It is Super AMOLED and has a pixel density of 568 ppi.
You’ve got here, one of the best displays on any mobile device in the world. It is sharp, clear and brilliant with true color representation.
Speaking of the camera, you get a 12MP lens in the rear primary camera in the Samsung Galaxy S8. The mobile phone has features such as autofocus, panorama, HDR, smile detection and geotagging.
In the selfie camera, there is an 8MP lens. This also has autofocus and is able to shoot videos at a resolution of 2160 at 60 frames per second.
The Samsung Galaxy S8 runs Android OS version 7.0 Nougat. Here, you get improvement in battery saving capabilities. Also, a refined user interface and performance twerks. When it comes to the processor. The cell phone has an Exynos 8895 Quad core processor clocked at 2.3 GHz and 1.7GHz.
The GPU brand is Mali G71. What “these” mean is that you get one of the most powerful mobile devices in the world. Also, with 4GB of RAM, you can multi task like a boss. You’ve got yourself a phone that can run multiple apps at the same time without it slowing down.
Speaking of the internal memory. The Samsung Galaxy S8 comes with 64GB. However, you can expand this using a microSD card if you ever run out. What this means is that you can install large apps on this device and store thousands of songs and movies.
The Samsung Galaxy S8 in Kenya comes with a number of connectivity options. It has 3G, 4G, EDGE and GPRS just to name a few.
With it, you also get Bluetooth version 5.0. this version of Bluetooth has longer range and you are able to connect to multiple devices at the same time. some other features include USB type C, Wi-Fi capabilities and Bixby digital assistant.
Samsung Galaxy S8 has a 3000mAh battery capacity. With this, you get the ability to use the device the whole day without requiring a recharge.
To sweeten things up, you also get fast charging capability to go with it.
Other Important specs
- Iris ID
- Fingerprint scanner located at the back
- Bixby Digital Assistant
- IP68 rated water and dust resistance
- Corning Gorilla Glass 5 screen protection
- Wireless charging
Samsung Galaxy S8 Specs and Features
Listed below are the specification of the cell phone.
- Announced: March, 2017
- Dual SIM: yes Nano SIM
- Year: 2017
Design & Color
- Dimensions: 148.9 x 68.1 x 8 mm
- Weight: 155 g
- Colors: Midnight Black, Maple Gold, Coral Blue, Orchid Gray, Arctic Silver
Display & Resolution
- Type: Color Super AMOLED screen, 16M colors
- Touch: yes Multitouch
- Display size: 5.8 inches, 1440 x 2960 pixels
- Pixel density: 568 ppi
Camera Quality & Features
- Camera resolution: 12 MP
- Features: Face detection, smile detection, Geo tagging, Autofocus, Panorama, Touch to focus, HDR, Phase detection AF, LED flash, OIS
- Secondary camera: 8 MP, Autofocus
- Video: yes 2160p 60fps
Technical Specifications of Samsung Galaxy S8
- Operating system: Android OS 7.0 (Nougat)
- Processor type: Octa Core
- Processor speed: 2.3 GHz Quad-core Mongoose & 1.7 GHz Quad-core Cortex A53
- Chipset: Exynos 8895 Octa
- GPU: yes Mali-G71
- RAM: 4 GB
- Internal memory: 64 GB
- Card slot: yes Up to 256 GB
Connectivity & Ports
- 3G: yes Up to 42.2 Mbps Download, 5.76 Mbps Upload
- 4G: yes Up to 1 Gbps Download, 150 Mbps Upload
- GPRS: yes Up to 85.6 kbps
- EDGE: yes Up to 236.8 kbps
- WiFi: yes Wi-Fi Hotspot, Wi-Fi Direct, Dual-band Wi-Fi
- Bluetooth: yes 5.0
- USB: yes 3.1, Type-C
- GPS: yes A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, GALILEO
- Battery type: 3000 mAh, Li-Ion
Other Important Specs
- Sensors: Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Proximity, Heart rate, Barometer, SpO2
- Music player: MP3, WAV, eAAC+, FLAC
- Video player: MP4, H.265
- FM radio: no
- 3.5 mm audio jack: yes 24-bit audio
- Additional features: Iris ID, Fingerprint ID, IP68 (dust proof and water resistant), Corning Gorilla Glass 5, NFC, Samsung Pay, Wireless charging, Fast Charge, Dual speakers
Samsung Galaxy S8 Price in Kenya:
|Samsung Galaxy S8 64GB 4GB RAM||KSh. 84,000|
|Samsung Galaxy S8 128GB 6GB RAM||KSh. 100,000 (Not yet available in Kenya)|
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