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Samsung Galaxy S8

5.8 inch

1440x2960 pixels (18.5:9)
567 DPI

12 MP, f/1.7, 26mm, OIS

8 MP, f/1.7 secondary
2160p @ 30fps video

64 GB Storage

Expandable via microSD


Snapdragon 835 Chipset
Adreno 540 GPU

Key Technical Specifications

Announced2017, March
Released2017, April
Dimensions148.9 x 68.1 x 8 mm (5.86 x 2.68 x 0.31 in)
Weight155 g (5.47 oz)
Water Rating IP68
TypeSuper AMOLED
Size5.80 inch
Resolution1440x2960 pixels
Aspect Ratio18.5:9
Pixel Density~567 ppi
Screen-to-body ratio~84.20 %
Chipset Snapdragon 835
CPU Octa-core (4x2.35 GHz Kryo & 4x1.9 GHz Kryo)
GPU Adreno 540
System Memory 64 GB
Expandable Storage microSD, up to 256 GB
OSAndroid 7
Rear Camera 12 MP, f/1.7, 26mm, OIS
Flash LED
Front Camera 8 MP, f/1.7
Max Video Quality 2160p @ 30fps
Type 3000 mAh (Non-removable)
Wireless Charging Yes
Other Features
Sensors accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer
Biometrics Iris, Fingerprint, Heart Rate, SpO2
USB 3.1, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector
Infrared Port No
3.5mm Jack Yes
Loudspeaker Single
Radio No
Colors Midnight Black, Orchid Gray, Arctic Silver, Coral Blue, Maple Gold


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About the Samsung Galaxy S8

Released in 2017, the Samsung Galaxy S8 features a 5.8 inch touchscreen display with a resolution of 2960x1440 pixels that delivers an estimated pixel density of 567 ppi. This big screen smartphone is powered by a Snapdragon 835 chipset under the hood, paired with a Adreno 540 graphics processor and 4 GB of RAM.

The Samsung Galaxy S8 has 64 GB of system memory for all of your apps and entertainment but is not equipped with a memory card reader. Running on the Android 7 operating system, this phone packs a 3000 mAh battery that is non-removable and supports wireless charging.

You can capture all of your life's memories with the Samsung Galaxy S8 using the 12 MP, f/1.7, 26mm, OIS rear mounted camera and a 8 MP, f/1.7 selfie shooter up front. Get right in on the action as you record videos and live stream with image quality up to 2160p @ 30fps.

With the Samsung Galaxy S8 you can enjoy fast unlocking while keeping your device secure with a fingerprint reader. Thanks to IP68 protection, you can have peace of mind knowing that your phone is protected against the elements.

You can enjoy simple digital payments and send files directly to your favorite people with NFC. With no IR blaster on board, this device cannot be used to operate infrared controlled equipment such as TV's and DVD players.  Back to top

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