Samsung Galaxy S8 Finally Available for Purchase in Korea, US, Canada and Puerto Rico
We are happy to announce that after a long time of waiting, Samsung’s Galaxy S8 has just been made available for purchase. Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8 + are now available in stores from the US, Korea, Canada and Puerto Rico. In addition, the South Korean tech giant has also announced that different regions of the world are going to receive the smartphone during upcoming weeks.
In order to refresh our memories, the normal 5.8 inch Galaxy S8 model has been priced at $725 while the bigger 6.2 inch + size variant will cost $825. While it might seem like the two smartphones are quite expensive, they are actually not. Both of them have been priced accordingly considering the impressive amount of hardware specs and innovative features they bring.
We should mention that Samsung’s home country, South Korea, has already ordered one million pre-orders. Analysts believe that Samsung has a received a total of 45 million pre-orders worldwide. This means that Galaxy S8 is going to be the most successful smartphone ever made. However, this was to be expected since this is the first smartphone to ship with a sleek looking Infinity display.
Notable Hardware Specs
To recap, Galaxy S8 is said to be the most powerful Android device available on the market. Right now we’re going to take a look at Galaxy S8’s specs in order to see what it has to offer. First and foremost, Galaxy S8 has been equipped with an innovative 5.8 inch edge-to-edge Infinity display. The panel has a 83.6 percent screen to body ratio and it offers a high pixel resolution of 1440 x 2960 and it also has a pixel density of 570 ppi.
In terms of hardware power, Galaxy S8 has been equipped with Qualcomm’s flagship octa-core Snapdragon 835 CPU. This is the most powerful mobile processor available right now and it runs at a fast speed of 2.35GHz Kyro. Additionally, Galaxy S8’s processor has been fitted with an Adreno 540 graphics processing unit and 4GB of RAM.