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The Smart professional and upgraded version of Samsung galaxy s8, is here.  Been  the  Samsung Galaxy s8 plus with some advanced features like  that  of the battery capacity that increased to 3500mAh as well as the display screen size that is 6.2 inch,  with is bigger in comparism. And other things that will also be unford in this post .

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However,  Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus is powered by an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 chipset in the United States. Models sold in most parts of the world will be offering Samsung’s Exynos 8895 Octa chipset.

Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus has 4GB RAM and 64GB built-in storage with support for up to 256GB microSD memory card. It supports Bluetooth 5.0 (first phone to support), USB Type C (USB 3.1), dual-band Wi-Fi, wireless charging, and NFC.

Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus like its smaller sibling offers Gigabit LTE with download speeds of up to 1024 Mbps. The smartphone will support 4G LTE in most countries including Nigeria. Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus will support LTE on Glo Mobile, MTN, Etisalat, NTel, Smile, and InterC.

Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus is loaded with Android 7.0 (Nougat) with the usual Samsung UI skin. It also comes with Samsung’s new intelligent digital assistant, Bixby.

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Also, Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus sports a 6.2-inch Super AMOLED display. However, it maintains the same 1440 x 2960 pixels resolution as the Galaxy S8. The front and rear of the phone is covered with Corning Gorilla Glass 5. Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus has a 12 megapixels rear camera and a new improved 8 megapixels front facing camera.

KEY FEATURES 

  • 6.2-inch Super AMOLED Display, 1440 x 2960 pixels (529ppi)
  • Octa-core 10nm-class chipset (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 or Samsung Exynos 8895 Octa)
  • Bixby Intelligent Digital Assistant with dedicated launch button
  • Android 7.0 (Nougat) with 4GB RAM
  • 64GB Storage with support for memory card up to 256GB
  • 12MP Rear Camera and 8MP Front Camera
  • Fingerprint Sensor (Rear), Iris Scan, Face Unlock
  • Gigabit LTE (up to 1024 Mbps download)
  • 3500 mAh Battery with Fast Charging

PRICE AND OVERVIEW OF SAMSUNG GALAXY S8 PLUS

The smartphone is available in around the rate of $800-$960. But in Nigeria, the price is from N250k- N380k  depending on your location and the model as well .

On Jumia, you can buy it HERE

OVERVIEWS 

The Overview of Samsung Galaxy s8 plus are shown :

General Features

  • Platform: Android 7.0 (Nougat), TouchWiz
  • Processor: US: Octa-core Processor: 2.35GHz quad-core and 1.9GHz quad-core (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835), EMEA: Octa-core Processor: 2.3GHz quad-core and 1.7GHz quad-core (Samsung Exynos 8895 Octa)
  • GPU: Adreno 540 (Qualcomm)
  • Memory: 4GB RAM
  • Colours: Midnight Black, Orchid Gray, Arctic Silver, Coral Blue, Maple Gold
  • Dimension: 159.5 x 73.4 x 8.1 mm
  • Weight: 173g
  • SIM Type: Nano-SIM
  • SIM Count: Single SIM or Dual SIM

Display

  • Display: 6.2-inch Super AMOLED, 1440 x 2960 pixels (529 ppi), 18.5:9 Aspect Ratio
  • Screen Protection: Corning Gorilla Glass 5

Camera

  • Rear Camera: 12MP Camera, 4K Ultra HD 2160p Video 1080p @30fps
  • Rear Camera Features: Phase Detection Autofocus, LED flash, OIS, Auto HDR, Geo-tagging, Touch Focus, Face/Smile Detection, Panorama, Slo Motion, Hyperlapse
  • Front Camera: 8MP Camera, autofocus, HDR

Storage

  • Built-in Storage: 64GB
  • Memory Card Support: Yes (requires SIM2 slot for dual-SIM models)
  • Bundled Cloud Storage: –

Network Support

  • 2G GSM: Yes, 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 MHz
  • 2G CDMA 1X: No
  • 3G WCDMA: Yes, 850 / 900 / 1700 / 1900 / 2100 MHz
  • 3G CDMA EVDO: No
  • 4G LTE: Yes, LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 17(700), 20(800), 28(700)

Internet & Connectivity

  • GPRS: Yes
  • EDGE: Yes
  • 3G/WCDMA/HSPA: Yes
  • HSPA+: Yes, up to 42.2 Mbps
  • CDMA EVDO: No
  • 4G LTE: Yes, up to 1024 Mbps
  • WLAN: Yes, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Wi-Fi Direct
  • Wi-Fi Hotspot: Yes
  • Bluetooth: Yes Bluetooth 5.0, A2DP, LE
  • NFC: Yes
  • Infrared Blaster: No
  • USB Port: Yes, USB Type C (USB 3.1)

Messaging

  • SMS/MMS: Yes
  • Instant Messaging: Yes
  • Push Emails: Yes
  • Email Protocol: –

Entertainment

  • Music Player: MP3/WAV/eAAC+/Flac player
  • Video Player: Xvid/MP4/H.264 player
  • FM Radio: –
  • Loudspeaker: Yes
  • 3.5mm Jack: Yes

Navigation

  • Navigation: Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, GALILEO
  • Maps: Yes

Sensors & Control

  • Digital Compass: Yes
  • Accelerometer: Yes
  • Proximity Sensor: Yes
  • Light Sensor: Yes
  • Barometer: Yes
  • SpO2: Yes
  • Pedometer: No
  • Heart Rate Monitor: Yes
  • Gyroscope: Yes
  • Fingerprint Scanner: Yes (Rear)
  • Iris Scanner: Yes
  • Face Unlock: Yes
  • Intelligent Digital Assistant: Yes, Bixby, Google Now, etc
  • Motion Sensing / Gesture Control: No
  • Voice Control: Yes

Other Features

  • Video Streaming: Yes
  • Active Noise Cancellation: Yes
  • Wireless Charging: Yes (Qi/PMA)
  • Built-in Mobile Payment: Yes, Samsung Pay
  • Water Resistant: Yes, survives in up to 1.5 metre of water for up to 30 minutes
  • Dust Resistant: Yes
  • Image Editor: Yes
  • Video Editor: Yes
  • Document Viewer: Yes
  • Document Editor: No

Battery

  • Battery: 3500 mAh Li-ion Battery (non-removable)
  • Talktime: up to 24 hours
  • Standby Time: –
  • Fast Charging: Yes.

 

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