Samsung Galaxy S8

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Display

Display size

5.8 inches

Resolution

1440 x 2960 pixels

Aspect Ratio

18.5:9

Pixel density

570 ppi

Technology

Super AMOLED

Screen-to-body ratio

84.26 %

Colors

16 777 216

Touchscreen

Capacitive, Multi-touch

Features

HDR video support, Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 5), Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Camera

Rear

Single camera

Main camera

12 megapixels

Hardware Features

Optical image stabilization, Phase detection autofocus

Specifications

Aperture size: F1.7; Focal length: 26 mm; Sensor size: 1/2.55"; Pixel size: 1.4 μm

Flash

LED

Software Features

Manual focus, Object tracking, RAW image capture, HDR, Panorama, Face detection, Smile detection, Voice activation, Burst mode, Effects, Frames, Exposure compensation, ISO control, White balance presets, Shutter speed control, Touch to focus, Self-timer, Digital zoom, Geo tagging

Video recording

3840x2160 (4K UHD) (30 fps), 2560x1440 (QHD), 1920x1080 (Full HD) (60 fps), 1280x720 (HD) (240 fps)

Features

High Dynamic Range mode (HDR), Time-lapse video, Hyperlapse, Continuous autofocus, Object tracking, Picture-taking during video recording, Video light, Digital image stabilization, Video calling, Video sharing

Front

8 megapixels

Features

Wide Angle, Autofocus, High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)

Video capture

2560x1440 (QHD)

Design

Form factor

Candybar

Dimensions

5.86 x 2.68 x 0.31 inches (148.9 x 68.1 x 8.0 mm)

Weight

5.47 oz (155 g)
the average is 6.1 oz (173 g)

Materials

Back: Glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 5); Frame: Aluminum

Resistance

Water, Dust; IP 68

Biometrics

Iris scanner, 2D Face unlock, Fingerprint (touch)

Keys

Left: Volume control, Other; Right: Lock/Unlock key

Colors

Black, Gold, Silver, Purple, Pink, Blue

Multimedia

Headphones

3.5 mm jack

Speakers

Earpiece, Loudspeaker

Features

Album art cover, Background playback

Screen mirroring

DLNA, Wireless screen share, MHL

Music player

 

Filter by

Album, Artist, Genre, Playlists

Supported formats

MP3, AAC, FLAC, WAV, M4A (Apple lossless), AMR, OGG, MIDI

Video playback

 

Supported formats

MPEG4, H.263, H.264

Additional microphone(s)

for Noise cancellation, Video recording

Hardware & Performance

System chip

Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 MSM8998

Processor

Octa-core, 2350 MHz, Kryo 280, 64-bit, 10 nm

GPU

Adreno 540

RAM

4 GB LPDDR4

Internal storage

64 GB

Storage expansion

microSDXC up to 256 GB

Device type

Smart phone

OS

Android (9.0 Pie, 8.0 Oreo, 7.0 Nougat), Samsung One UI

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth

5.0, EDR

Profiles/ Protocols

Advanced Audio Distribution (A2DP), Audio/Visual Remote Control Profile (AVRCP), Device ID Profile (DID), Handsfree (HFP), Headset (HSP), HID over GATT Profile (HOGP), Human Interface Device (HID), Message Access Profile (MAP), Object Push (OPP), Personal Area Networking Profile (PAN), Phone Book Access (PBAP)

Wi-Fi

802.11 a, b, g, n, ac, dual-band; MIMO, Hotspot, Wi-Fi Direct

USB

USB Type-C (reversible), USB 3.1

Features

Mass storage device, Video out

Charging connector

USB Type-C (reversible)

Location

GPS, A-GPS, Glonass, Galileo, BeiDou, Cell ID, Wi-Fi positioning

Sensors

Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Hall (for flip covers), Barometer

Mobile Payment

Samsung Pay

Other

NFC, ANT+, UMA (Wi-Fi Calling), Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync

Hearing aid compatible

M3, T3

Cellular

LTE (FDD)

Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 17, 18, 19, 20, 25, 26, 28, 29, 30, 66

LTE (TDD)

Bands 38, 39, 40, 41

UMTS

850, 900, 1900, 2100 MHz

GSM

850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz

Data

LTE-A Pro Cat 16 (1000/150 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, UMTS

2G Data

EDGE, GPRS

SIM type

Nano SIM

HD Voice

Yes

Global Roaming

Yes

Battery

Capacity

3000 mAh

Type

Li - Ion, Not user replaceable

Charging

Qualcomm Quick Charge 2.0, Qi and Powermat wireless charging

Talk time

30.00 hours
the average is 21 h (1250 min)

Stand-by time

13.4 days (321 hours)
the average is 21 days (493 h)

Internet use

3G: 12 hours; LTE: 14 hours; Wi-Fi: 14 hours

Music playback

88.00 hours

Video playback

17.00 hours

Phone features

Notifications

Haptic feedback

Phonebook

Unlimited entries, Caller groups, Multiple numbers per contact, Search by both first and last name, Picture ID, Ring ID

Organizer

Calendar, Alarm, To-Do, Flashlight, Calculator, Unit converter, World clock, Timer, Stopwatch, Countdown timer, Memo

Messaging

SMS, MMS, Threaded view, Predictive text input

E-mail

IMAP, POP3, SMTP, Microsoft Exchange

Instant Messaging

Hangouts / Google Talk

Other features

Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording, TTY/TDD

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval

 

Date approved

Apr 06, 2017

FCC ID value: A3LSMG950U link

FCC measured SAR

 

Head

0.49 W/kg

Body

0.48 W/kg

Simultaneous Transmission

1.53 W/kg

Wireless Router

0.46 W/kg

Availability

Officially announced

Mar 29, 2017
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