Around the same time, when Samsung Electronics has announced the cessation of production of Galaxy Note 7 and canceling all its sales in the network appeared the first realistic speculation about possible future performance flagship smartphone Samsung Galaxy S8.
According to information from the social network Weibo, on the shelves will go two versions of the device – 5.1-inch and 5.5-inch. In the first case, most likely case of Galaxy S8 Edge model, which captures the screen side end of the device.
According to published data, both devices will have a matrix of type Super AMOLED. 5.1-inch device should have a resolution of QHD (2560 x 1440 pixels), 5.5 inches – 4K.
Confirm the information, and that new items may include two versions of processors – a Qualcomm Snapdragon 830 and Samsung Exynos 8895. Traditionally, each of them will be focused on the supply of certain regions: Exynos – Europe and the Snapdragon – for the US and other markets.
According to the latest trends, the main dual camera, and capture high-definition video, it will work with high-speed flash memory type UFS 2.1. Not surprisingly, the voice assistant Samsung S Voice will be changed to “Assistant» Viv, as the South Korean manufacturer has recently announced the purchase of the application developer.
Most of the published specifications Samsung Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8 Edge look quite believable. It is expected that new items can be formally presented February 26, 2017 – a few days before the exhibition Mobile World Congress 2017 in Barcelona.