Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus Officially Launched: Features and Pricing in Nigeria

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Finally, the wait is over. The most awaited Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus are now official. The S8 and S8 Plus are the first Samsung phones with on-screen navigation buttons. Moreover, both are high-end smartphones with extraordinary specifications. Both phones come with better and improved Iris scanner. More, the phones come with 3.5 mm headphone jack. So, the rumours about the removal of 3.5 mm headphone jack got false.

One of the most amazing thing about the phone is the placement of fingerprint sensor on the phone. At back, to the right, you’ll find the fingerprint sensor. Moreover, both phones will support wireless charging and fast charging technology.

Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus Pricing and Availability in Nigeria

Both phones will globally release on April 21. However, Samsung has started taking pre-orders for both devices. Moreover, as pricing details are concerned, Galaxy S8 will cost $750 (280,000 Naira) and the Galaxy S8 Plus cost $850 (320,000 Naira)

Samsung Galaxy S8 Features and Specifications

  • Operating System: Android 7.0 Nougat
  • Dimension: 148.9 x 68.1 x 8 mm
  • Weight: 155 g
  • Display: 5.8-inch Quad HD+ Super AMOLED display with 2960 x 1440 resolution
  • Processor: 64-bit octa-core (2.3GHz Quad + 1.7GHz Quad)
  • RAM: 4 GB
  • ROM: 64 GB, expandable up to 256 GB via microSD card
  • Rear Camera: 12 MP Dual Pixel sensor, f/1.7 aperture, OIS
  • Front Camera: 8 MP sensor, f/1.7 aperture
  • Battery: 3,000 mAh, Fast charging, Wireless Charging Enabled
  • Connectivity: Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4/5 GHz), VHT80, MU-MIMO,1024QAM, Bluetooth 5.0, ANT+, USB Type-C, 3.5 mm headphone jack, NFC,
  • Location (GPS, Galileo, Glonass, BeiDou)
  • Water Resistance: IP68 dust and water resistance
  • Available Colours: Midnight Black, Orchid Grey, and Arctic Silver

Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus Features and Specifications

  • Operating System: Android 7.0 Nougat
  • Dimension: 159.5 x 73.4 x 8.1 mm
  • Weight: 173 g
  • Display: 6.2-inch Quad HD+ Super AMOLED display with 2960 x 1440 resolution
  • Processor: 64-bit octa-core (2.3GHz Quad + 1.7GHz Quad)
  • RAM: 4 GB
  • ROM: 64 GB, expandable up to 256 GB via microSD card
  • Rear Camera: 12 MP Dual Pixel sensor, f/1.7 aperture, OIS
  • Front Camera: 8 MP sensor, f/1.7 aperture
  • Battery: 3,500 mAh, Fast charging, Wireless Charging Enabled
  • Connectivity: Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4/5 GHz), VHT80, MU-MIMO,1024QAM, Bluetooth 5.0, ANT+, USB Type-C, 3.5 mm headphone jack, NFC,
  • Location (GPS, Galileo, Glonass, BeiDou)
  • Water Resistance: IP68 dust and water resistance
  • Available Colours: Midnight Black, Orchid Grey, and Arctic Silver