The Galaxy S8 Plus is the big brother of the Galaxy S8. Both phones come from Samsung’s stable. This phone, along with Galaxy S8, is among the first two major smartphone launches of 2017 in India. The Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus brings quite a few firsts to the smartphone industry. It has a humongous screen fit into a small, svelte frame? Exactly how big is this phone’s screen? Read on to find out more about Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus price, specifications and features.
Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus Price
The price seems to be the introductory launch price for Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus. The phone’s MRP is Rs 69,000. You can pre-book the phone till May 5 on Flipkart. After that, the phone’s shipments will begin. Also, Samsung is throwing in certain offers such as cashback and a free wireless charger on pre-booking orders. Expect the price of the Galaxy S8 Plus to go up after May 5.
Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus Specifications
|Processor||2.35 GHz octa-core 64-bit Exynos 8895|
|Internal Storage||64GB (expandable up to 256GB)|
|Display||6.2-inch, Dual curved, Quad HD (2960x1440p) resolution, 18.5:9 aspect ratio|
|OS||Android 7.0 Nougat with TouchWiz UI|
|Primary (rear) Camera||12-megapixel with flash|
|Battery||3500mAh with Fast Charging and Wireless Charging|
In terms of specs, the Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus is almost identical to the Galaxy S8. The only differences between the two phones are their screen and battery sizes. While the screen size difference will not matter much, the battery difference will. Since the Galaxy S8 Plus has a bigger cell, expect it to offer more battery backup than Galaxy S8.
Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus Features
- Dual curved screen
- 18.5:9 aspect ratio
- Fingerprint scanner on back
- Iris scanner
- Facial recognition
- Bluetooth 5.0
- USB Type-C
- Android 7.0 Nougat
- Split-screen mode
The Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus is similar to the Galaxy S8 in most respects. However, it appeals to those who look for a big screen experience. Such people also use multiple apps at the same time. One can utilise Samsung’s split-screen feature to run multiple apps better on this phone.