Samsung Galaxy S8+ – Full Phone Specification & Prices

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Another variant available in Galaxy S8, which is the Galaxy S8+ phone that  comes with much larger screen size at 6.2 inches diagonally, larger battery size at 3600mAh, no more front home button, iris scanner for fast screen unlock, Type-C charging port with fast charging technology and Samsung DeX  for full desktop experience support when connected to a TV or a monitor.


Screen size: 6.2 inches | Screen type: Super AMOLED with Gorilla Glass 5 | Resolution: 1440 x 2960 pixels | Sharpness: 529 ppi density | Dimensions: 159.5 x 73.4 x 8.1 mm | Weight: 173 g (6.10 oz) | Main Camera: 12MP (wide) | Front camera: 8 MP (wide) + 2MP (iris scanner) | Maximum video resolution: 4k, 30fps | Storage & RAM: 64GB/128GB + 4/6GB RAM | SD Card Slot: microSDXC | Battery: 3500mAh | 3.5mm Audio Jack: Yes | Connection: Type-C 1.0 reversible connector | Sensors: Iris scanner, fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer, heart rate, SpO2, Samsung DeX (desktop experience support), ANT+, Bixby natural language commands and dictation.


You can also up size your S8 with another variant, this smartphone of Galaxy S8+ is now operating on Android 7.0 (Nougat) version.

It is powered with the Exynos 8895 or Snapdragon 835 depending on the market. Moreover, this S8+ phone now comes with memory of 4/6 GB RAM, yet having the internal storage 64 GB up to 128GB and external microsd card slot does capability to expand up to 256GB.

Looking at the build of this Galaxy S8+ smartphone, where its display is getting huge diagonally at a size of 6.2 inches has paired with an impressive Super AMOLED screen and has a resolution of 1440 x 2960 pixels and brightness at 529ppi pixel density. Whereby you can find that its phone body dimension was measured at 159.5 x 73.4 x 8.1 mm and weighs at 173grams.

To make sure you are having a great selfie experience, the front camera with 8 MP (wide) + 2MP (iris scanner) was set up here, and on the rear camera sensor was running at 12MP wide sensor that was featured with Dual Pixel PDAF, OIS, auto-HDR, panorama and more.

To keep your phone alive with a single charge, the battery size at 3500mAh indeed helps you to keep your phone just around a day much more sufficiently with average usage. Having the wireless charging features has also made this phone a premium bonus of benefits as well.

The available connectivity features found in this S8+ comprises WiFi, Bluetooth, GPS, NFC and much more by observing the following phone specification. Having another great feature by turning your Galaxy S8+ smartphone into a full desktop experience (Samsung DeX) such like using a window based user interface when connecting your phone to a TV or a monitor.

Full specification and price:

Specs Samsung Galaxy S8+
Released on March 2017
Display Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors

Screen Size of 6.2 inches, 98.3 cm2 with 84.0% screen-to-body ratio

Resolution of 1440 x 2960 pixels, 18.5:9 ratio with 529 ppi density

Protection with Corning Gorilla Glass 5


3D Touch (home button only)

Always-on display

OS Android 7.0 (Nougat), upgradable to Android 9.0 (Pie), One U
Chipset Exynos 8895 (10 nm) – phone model of EMEA

Qualcomm MSM8998 Snapdragon 835 (10 nm) – phone model of USA & China

Processor Octa-core (4×2.3 GHz Mongoose M2 & 4×1.7 GHz Cortex-A53) – phone model of EMEA

Octa-core (4×2.35 GHz Kryo & 4×1.9 GHz Kryo) – phone model of USA & China

GPU Mali-G71 MP20 – phone model of EMEA

Adreno 540 – phone model of USA & China

Storage size & type 64GB /128GB

UFS 2.0 or UFS 2.1


12 MP (wide), f/1.7, 26mm, 1/2.55″, 1.4µm, dual pixel PDAF, OIS

Featured with LED flash, auto-HDR, panorama mode

Video resolution of 4K@30fps, 1080p@30/60fps, 720p@240fps, HDR, stereo sound rec., gyro-EIS, OIS


8 MP (wide), f/1.7, 25mm, 1/3.6″, 1.22µm, AF

2 MP (dedicated iris scanner camera)

Features of Dual video call, Auto-HDR

Video resolution of 1440p@30fps

Sensors Iris scanner, fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer, heart rate, SpO2, Samsung DeX (desktop experience support), ANT+, Bixby natural language commands and dictation
SD Card Slot microSDXC (uses shared SIM slot) with dual SIM model only
USB type 3.1, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector
SIM card Slot Single SIM Nano-SIM or Hybrid Dual SIM with Nano-SIM, dual stand-by
Networking GSM / HSPA / LTE

Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot

Bluetooth: 5.0, A2DP, LE, aptX


NFC: Yes

Radio: No

Audio Loudspeaker: Yes, Stereo Speaker.

3.5mm jack headphone: Yes.

Battery Size Li-Ion 3500 mAh, non-removable (13.48 Wh)

Charging with Fast charging 15W

Quick Charge 2.0

Qi/PMA wireless charging depending on market

Dimensions , Weight and Build 159.5 x 73.4 x 8.1 mm (6.28 x 2.89 x 0.32 in)

Weight: 173 g (6.10 oz)

Glass front and  glass back with Gorilla Glass 5, aluminum frame

Samsung Pay (Visa, MasterCard certified)

IP68 dust/water resistant with up to 1.5mtr for 30 mins

Colors Midnight Black, Orchid Gray, Arctic Silver, Coral Blue, Maple Gold, Rose Pink
Model         SM-G955F, SM-G955FD, SM-G955W, SM-G955A, SM-G955P, SM-G955T, SM-G955V, SM-G955R4, SM-G955U, SM-G955S, SM-G955K, SM-G955L, SM-G955, SM-G955U1, SM-G955N, SM-G9550, SC-03J, G955F
Price Samsung Galaxy S8+ priced at $258


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