Downloads, charging, and switching from app to app are all accomplished at incredibly fast speeds*. Thanks to its advanced 10nm processor: It's revolutionary and it's on the Galaxy S8 and S8+. And because the Galaxy S8 and S8+ are meant to take spills, splashes, and dunks, you can keep going even in the rain—or in the shower.*



*Samsung Galaxy S8 provides ingress protection (IP68) against dust and water to a maximum of 1.5 metres for up to 30 minutes. Click here for details regarding proper care/use of device.
*Galaxy S8 and S8+ are rated IP68, meaning they were tested to be resistant to dust and up to 1.5 meters of water for 30 minutes.

World's First 10nm AP

A new standard for high performing phones

Apps launch faster and battery life is longer: Galaxy S8 and S8+ are speedier and better-performing phones thanks to the innovation of the 10nm processor that runs on 20% less power. It's as efficient as you are.

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Video of the layers within the Galaxy S8 showing the improved CPU and GPU
10nm mobile AP
10% more powerful CPU
50% more capable GPU

*Compared to Galaxy S7 and S7 edge. GPU capability based on frames per second recorded during independent benchmark testing. Actual results may vary depending on usage.

LTE and Wi-Fi

So fast, so powerful

The Galaxy S8 is our first phone that’s capable of downloading at speeds of up to 1Gbps*. That means it's capable of quick downloads, less buffering and fewer interruptions. It also features a revolutionary 10nm chipset – helping to give you more power while using less battery. Now you can do more, for longer.

*Samsung Galaxy S8 is a Cat.16 device capable of downloading up to 1050mbps.

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Cat.16Faster LTE
1024-QAMFaster Wi-Fi

Gaming

Gaming taken to new levels

Your favourite games are taken to a new level when played on Galaxy S8 and S8+'s edge-to-edge screen. And with Vulkan capabilities, hours of immersive fun are at your fingertips with even the most graphic-intensive games.

Exclusive game offers for Galaxy users are available in Galaxy Apps.

Turn on Fullscreen mode in Settings to enjoy a greater view when playing.

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Image of game screenshot on smartphone screen
Image of game screenshot on smartphone screen
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Audio

Sounds coming in clear

Audio enthusiasts rejoice: you can hear the music as it's meant to be heard because Galaxy S8 and S8+ feature high-quality 32-bit PCM and DSD64/128 playback support. Plus, the included new earphones not only offer pure sound by AKG, they fit better and your ears stay comfortable as you rock out.

*DSD64 and DSD128 playback can be limited depending on the file format.

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Video of the new Galaxy S8 earphones tuned by AKG being deconstructed to show its inner parts and enhanced sound quality
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Music for every occasion

Enjoy 3 months of Google Play Music on us. Access 40 million songs and thousands of playlists tailored for any mood or occasion. Upload and store up to 100,000 songs and save songs offline, so you always have your music with you.

*With purchase. New customers only. Redeem in the Google Play Music application on eligible devices between April 21, 2017 and April 29, 2018. Excludes certain carriers. 11.99 AUD / mo. after trial period unless you cancel before trial ends. Full terms here: g.co/play/musictrialofferterms_au Promoter: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. at 129 Samsung-ro, Yeongtong-gu, Suwon-si, Gyeonggi-do, Korea

Water and Dust Resistance

Rain or shine, it works

You can get stuck in the rain without an umbrella and still find your way home. And you won't lose your cool when you spill water all over your phone. Because the Galaxy S8 and S8+ feature the same IP68-rated water and dust resistance you've come to expect from Galaxy phones.

*Samsung Galaxy S8 provides ingress protection (IP68) against dust and water to a maximum of 1.5 metres for up to 30 minutes. Click here for details regarding proper care/use of device.

Galaxy S8 being used in heavy rain

Expandable Memory

Memory that's expandable

Make deleting an option, not a necessity. Keep your important files, photos, and videos on hand with expandable memory up to 256GB.

** MicroSD card sold separately.

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Battery

Power that lasts

Thanks to its longer lasting battery, you're able to use your Galaxy S8 or S8+ when you need it. And with wireless charging and fast charging capabilities, charging the battery is also easy and convenient.

*Compatible wireless charging pad sold separately.

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Fast Charging

Back in a flash

Even if you drain the battery, Galaxy S8 and S8+ won't be down for long with their fast charging capabilities.

Side view of Galaxy S8 being charged wirelessly with the Wireless Charger Convertible
Video of the Wireless Charger Convertible standing up and a Galaxy S8 sliding into the cradle

Wireless Charging

Wires be gone

Wireless charging is as easy as putting your phone down. If you were watching something on your phone, just prop the charger up. With Galaxy S8 and S8+'s fast charging power, you can have it back in your hand in no time.

*Compatible wireless charging pad sold separately.

*Wireless charger sold separately.

USB Type-C

Either way is up

The word Type-c with the bottom view of Galaxy S8 being used in place of the hyphen

Plug in and charge without a second thought. With Galaxy S8 and S8+'s charger cable, you can: USB Type-C means there's no up or down.