Specifications

An X-ray image of the Galaxy S8

Design

Colour Availability

Galaxy S8 in Rose Pink
Rose Pink
Galaxy S8 in Coral Blue
Coral Blue
Galaxy S8 in Midnight Black
Midnight Black
Galaxy S8 in Orchid Gray
Orchid Gray
Galaxy S8 in Maple gold
Maple Gold
Rose Pink, Coral Blue, Midnight Black, Orchid Gray, Maple Gold *Rose Pink is only available for Galaxy S8.

Dimensions

Illustration of Galaxy S8 showing screen dimension
68.1 mm 8.0 mm 148.9 mm Galaxy S8 148.9 x 68.1 x 8.0 mm, 152 g
Illustration of Galaxy S8+ showing screen dimension
73.4 mm 8.1 mm 159.5 mm Galaxy S8+ 159.5 x 73.4 x 8.1 mm, 173 g

Display

5.8" Quad HD+ Super AMOLED
(2960x1440)
570 ppi
6.2" Quad HD+ Super AMOLED
(2960x1440)
529 ppi
  • *Infinity Display: a bezel-less, full-frontal, edge-to-edge screen.
  • *Default resolution is Full HD+ and can be changed to Quad HD+(WQHD+) in Settings.
  • *Screen measured diagonally as a full rectangle without accounting for the rounded corners.

Camera

Camera

[FRONT]
  • 8MP AF
  • F1.7 Aperture
  • Pixel size: 1.22µm
  • Sensor size: 1/3.6"
  • FOV: 80
  • Wide selfie
[REAR]
  • Dual Pixel 12MP AF
  • OIS (Optical Image Stabilization)
  • F1.7 Aperture
  • Pixel size: 1.4µm
  • Sensor size: 1/2.55"
  • FOV: 77
  • Max Zoom: 8x (digital)
  • Pro mode
  • Panorama
  • Slow motion
  • Hyperlapse
  • Food mode
Illustrated image of Galaxy S8 showing inner components as well as the front and rear cameras
Rear Front
[BOTH]
  • VDIS (Video Digital Image Stabilization)
  • HDR (High Dynamic Range)
  • Selective focus (Bokeh effect)
  • Virtual shot
  • Motion photo
  • Filters
  • Stickers
  • Stamps
  • Grid line
  • Location tags
  • Timer
  • Quick launch
  • Voice control

Performance

AP

  • Octa-core (2.3GHz Quad + 1.7GHz Quad), 64 bit, 10nm processor

*May differ by country and carrier.

Memory

4GB RAM (LPDDR4)
64GB

*May differ by country and carrier.

Available Memory 52.3GB

+User memory is less than the total memory due to storage of the operating system and software used to operate the device features. Actual user memory will vary depending on the operator and may change after software upgrades are performed.

Network
& Connectivity

LTE Cat 9 (up to 450Mbps)

*Galaxy S8 and S8+ for Singapore is LTE Cat 16 capable, but currently only supporting Cat 9 in Singapore.

Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4GHz + 5GHz), VHT80, MU-MIMO, Wi-Fi Direct, Bluetooth® 5.0, USB 3.1 Type C, NFC

Expandable
Memory
& SIM Card

Dual SIM model (4G + 3G Hybrid slot): one Nano SIM and one Nano SIM or one MicroSD slot (up to 512GB)

*MicroSD card sold separately.

OS

Android 7.0 (Nougat)

Audio

Ultra High Quality Audio Playback Supports UHQ 24-bit audio & DSD (Direct Stream Digital) 64/128
[Audio Playback Format]

MP3,M4A,3GA,AAC,OGG,OGA,WAV,AMR,AWB,FLAC,MID,MIDI,XMF,MXMF,IMY,RTTTL,RTX,OTA,AMR-NB,AMR-WB, AAC+,eAAC+,WMA,Vorbis,Opus,DSD,DFF, DSF

[Bundled Earphones]

Pure sound by AKG
Hybrid canal type
2way Dynamic Unit

Video

UHD 4K (3840 x 2160) | 30fps
[Video Playback format]

MP4,M4V,3GP,3G2,WMV,ASF,AVI,FLV,MKV,WEBM,H.263,H.264(AVC),MPEG4,VC-1,Sorenson Spark,MP43,WMV7,WMV8,VP8,VP9,H.265(HEVC)

Water & Dust Resistant

IP68

*Dust and Water Resistant (IP68 rating) means that the device is protected against entry of solid foreign objects, and harmful ingress of static fresh water at up to 1.5 metres, for up to 30 minutes, under certain defined test conditions. According to accredited test results; individual results may vary. Note: IP68 rating does not mean that the device is waterproof.

Battery

Galaxy S8
[Battery Capacity]

3000mAh

Galaxy S8+
[Battery Capacity]

3500mAh

*Data based on devices released in Europe. Actual results may vary depending on usage and environmental factors.

Charging

Ultra Fast Charging, Fast Wireless Charging (Built-in).

*Fast Wireless Charging Pad to be purchased separately.

Security

Authentication

  • Lock Type: Pattern, Pin, Password
  • Biometrics Lock Type: Iris Scanner, Fingerprint Scanner, Face Recognition

Security

  • Knox protection: Real-time device monitoring and protection
  • Virus, malware prevention (Powered by McAfee)
  • Secure Folder: A secure space on the device to keep content such as apps, photos, movies, and files private using either iris scanning or fingerprint scanning.

Payment

Samsung Pay

  • Credit & debit cards: supports MST/NFC
  • Membership cards
  • Gift cards
  • Transit cards
  • Reward point service

*Available in select countries and accepted payment solutions may vary by country.

*Services may be limited by country.

In the box

Galaxy S8 | S8+
  • Device
  • USB Cable
  • Earphone
  • Ejection pin
  • USB power adaptor
  • Quick start guide
  • USB Connector (USB Type-C)
  • Micro USB Connector

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