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Samsung Galaxy S8+ Frequently Asked Questions & Answers

Samsung Galaxy S8+ Frequently Asked Questions, Answers & Specifications

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Is the Samsung Galaxy S8+ waterproof or water-resistant ?

  • Yes, the Samsung Galaxy S8+ is water resistant
    Devices backed by an international standard rating of IP68 can withstand certain levels of dust, dirt, and sand, and are resistant to submersion up to a maximum depth of 1.5m in freshwater for up to thirty minutes.

Is the Samsung Galaxy S8+ 5g ready ?

  • No, the Samsung Galaxy S8+ is NOT 5G Ready
    With 5G, large amounts of data can be transmitted more efficiently than 4G LTE. That simply means faster downloads and blazing fast connections for more connected devices than ever before.5G offers faster streaming and better gaming performance.

Is the Samsung Galaxy S8+ still being sold ?

  • Yes, the Samsung Galaxy S8+ is available, announced on 2017, March 29
    The Samsung Galaxy S8+ first launched on 2017, March 29 and was found in new stores and online sites on 2017, April.

Can the Samsung Galaxy S8+ charge wirelessly ?

  • Yes, the Samsung Galaxy S8+ can charge wirelessly
    Wireless chargers generally use magnetic induction. It uses electromagnetic to transmit energy between a wireless charger and a device.With these types of phone, you typically charge it by placing it on the charger (usually sold separately).

Does the Samsung Galaxy S8+ support fast charging ?

  • Yes, the Samsung Galaxy S8+ support fast charging
    Fast Charging is a term frequently used to market chargers and devices capable of charging faster than the current charging standard (5 Watts). The different types of fast charging are : quick charge , adaptive fast charging and apple fast charging.

Does the Samsung Galaxy S8+ support dual sim cards ?

  • Yes, the Samsung Galaxy S8+ support dual sim cards
    A SIM card also known as subscriber identity module or subscriber identification module. You can search for mobile phones with dual sim cards on Technobezz.

What is the release date of the Samsung Galaxy S8+ ?

Samsung Galaxy S8+ was released on 2017, April;
The Samsung Galaxy S8+ was announced on 2017, March 29 and was made available to the public on 2017, April. Availability can vary by regions and countries.

Was the Samsung Galaxy S8+ discontinued ?

  • No, the Samsung Galaxy S8+ is still being sold

How much does the Samsung Galaxy S8+ cost ?

The Samsung Galaxy S8+ cost $879.00 on Amazon .

What is the Samsung Galaxy S8+ battery life ?

The battery type on the Samsung Galaxy S8+ is a Li-Ion 3500 mAh, non-removable (13.48 Wh) A regular phone has a battery capacity of 2500 mAh battery, which will roughly last for a day. On the other hand a larger battery capacity (4000 mAh, for instance) may typically need fewer recharges - this tends to make your phone battery life last longer.

What are the best Samsung Galaxy S8+ cases ?

You can browse the amazon best seller Samsung Galaxy S8+ cases .

What is the resolution / screen size of the Samsung Galaxy S8+ ?

The resolution of the Samsung Galaxy S8+ is 1440 x 2960 pixels, 18.5:9 ratio (~529 ppi density) , the display type entails a 6.2 inches, 98.3 cm2 (~84.0% screen-to-body ratio) ,Corning Gorilla Glass 5.

Samsung Galaxy S8+ - Technical Details

  • Model: Samsung Galaxy S8+
  • Brand: Samsung
  • Announced Date: 2017, March 29
  • Released Date/ Status: Available. Released 2017, April
  • Colors: Midnight Black, Orchid Gray, Arctic Silver, Coral Blue, Maple Gold, Rose Pink
  • Internal Storage/RAM: 64GB 4GB RAM, 128GB 6GB RAM
  • Weight: 173 g (6.10 oz)

  • Resolution: 1440 x 2960 pixels, 18.5:9 ratio (~529 ppi density)
  • Display Type: Super AMOLEDLi-Ion 3500 mAh, non-removable (13.48 Wh);
  • Display Size: 6.2 inches, 98.3 cm2 (~84.0% screen-to-body ratio)
  • Screen Aspect:
  • Screen Build: Corning Gorilla Glass 5

  • Rear Camera Single: 12 MP, f/1.7, 26mm (wide), 1/2.55", 1.4µm, dual pixel PDAF, OIS
  • Front Camera Dual:8 MP, f/1.7, 25mm (wide), 1/3.6", 1.22µm, AF 2 MP (dedicated iris scanner camera)
  • Rear Camera Video: 4K@30fps, 1080p@30/60fps, 720p@240fps, HDR, stereo sound rec., gyro-EIS, OIS
  • Front Camera Video: 1440p@30fps
  • Rear Camera Details: LED flash, auto-HDR, panorama
  • Front Camera Details: Dual video call, Auto-HDR

  • Network: GSM / HSPA / LTE
  • 4G Band: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 17, 20, 28
  • Speed: HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A (5CA) Cat16 1024/150 Mbps
  • 2D Band: GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2 (dual-SIM model only)
  • 3G Band: HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100
  • 5G Band:

  • CPU Make: Exynos 8895 (10 nm) - EMEAQualcomm MSM8998 Snapdragon 835 (10 nm) - USA & China
  • CPU: Octa-core (4x2.3 GHz Mongoose M2 & 4x1.7 GHz Cortex-A53) - EMEAOcta-core (4x2.35 GHz Kryo & 4x1.9 GHz Kryo) - USA & China
  • OS: Android 7.0 (Nougat), upgradable to Android 9.0 (Pie), One UI
  • GPU: Mali-G71 MP20 - EMEAAdreno 540 - USA & China

  • Battery Type: Li-Ion 3500 mAh, non-removable (13.48 Wh)
  • Battery Stand-by:
  • Music Play:
  • Fast Charging: Fast charging 15W Quick Charge 2.0 Qi/PMA wireless charging - market dependent

  • NFC: Yes
  • Radio: No
  • WLAN: Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
  • GPS: Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, GALILEO
  • Bluetooth: 5.0, A2DP, LE, aptX
  • USB: USB Type-C 3.1

  • Dimension: 159.5 x 73.4 x 8.1 mm (6.28 x 2.89 x 0.32 in)
  • SIM: Single SIM (Nano-SIM) or Hybrid Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
  • Build: Glass front (Gorilla Glass 5), glass back (Gorilla Glass 5), aluminum frame
  • Design Features: IP68 dust/water resistant (up to 1.5m for 30 mins)
  • Weight: 173 g (6.10 oz)

  • Sensors: Iris scanner, fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer, heart rate, SpO2
  • Features: Samsung DeX (desktop experience support) ANT+ Bixby natural language commands and dictation Samsung Pay (Visa, MasterCard certified)
  • Speakers: Yes
  • SAR USA: 0.67 W/kg (head) 0.97 W/kg (body)
  • Memory Card Slot: microSDXC (uses shared SIM slot) - dual SIM model only
  • 3.5mm Jack: Yes
  • Models: 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


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