Galaxy S8+ review

Created date: 09/30/2018, 12:18:36, Updated date: 04/16/2020, 08:39:05

A thorough review of the characteristics and specifications of the Galaxy S8+. We provide a detailed evaluation of the phone in terms of usability – including ease of holding, screen visibility, performance, image quality, and multitasking capabilities – as well as functionality, looking at the battery and camera.

Galaxy S8+'s features, performance, reviews

Galaxy S8+'s camera specs

Galaxy S8+ has a 12 MP main camera, which can serve you well in most cases. However, you might feel a little dissatisfied with the quality of the images.

Also, Galaxy S8+ has an 8 MP front camera, which is an average figure for a smartphone camera. It is good enough for taking selfies, but you may be a little dissatisfied when you need to take a group photo or print your photos.

Galaxy S8+'s battery performance

The battery performance of the Galaxy S8+ is 3500 mAh, so it has a relatively large capacity. Compared to other smartphones, the battery life of the Galaxy S8+ is good. At this amount, you will not feel stressed even if you are on the internet and Twitter for a long time. Even when playing a game or watching a movie on the go, you can do so comfortably without needing to be conscious of the battery. However, some caution is necessary when watching movies or playing games for too long.

Galaxy S8+'s size

The Galaxy S8+ has a width of 2.9 inches (73.4 mm), a length of 6.3 inches (159.5 mm), and a thickness of 0.3 inches (8.1 mm). It might be possible to operate it with one hand, but depending on the person it might feel big. In addition, the weight of the Galaxy S8+ is about 173 oz (173 g). You can feel some weight when holding it in one hand. You might feel tired if you operate it for a long time.

Assessing the overall ease of holding the Galaxy S8+, it has some difficulties but if you use it based on its strengths and weaknesses it will not cause many issues.

Galaxy S8+'s screen

Galaxy S8+ has a 6.2 inch display. It is fairly large and has a good presence. Photos, videos, and games will really enjoy this screen estate. It is also suited for productivity use such as creating a business document.

Galaxy S8+ has a very high-quality screen and any graphical content that you enjoy, including videos and games, will be displayed clearly.

Galaxy S8+'s CPU specs

With the 2.3GHz+1.7GHz×8(OctaCore) for processing power, the Galaxy S8+ has extremely high performance and will operate smoothly without stress, whichever app you use. Among all smartphones released to date, it is one with top class performance. It is also suitable for heavier 3D games, and quite smooth play will be possible.

With a huge 6GB of RAM, the Galaxy S8+ has an extremely large amount. Cases of insufficient RAM almost never occur, so it is further suited for multitasking as well. Even with frequent switching between multiple apps you are unlikely to feel any sluggishness.

Evaluating the overall speed of operation of the Galaxy S8+, it is a really fantastic high-end smartphone, and in terms of performance can be used without stress in all usage scenarios. If choosing a smartphone for performance in operation, it is highly recommended.

Galaxy S8+'s storage size

The data storage capacity of the Galaxy S8+ is 128GB and it is highly recommended for people who frequently take movies and images. It is suitable for filming movies and photography, and you even if you install many games and apps you will not feel inconvenienced.

The Galaxy S8+ is compatible with SD cards, so it is possible to increase the capacity easily. Therefore, you probably do not need to be concerned with the storage capacity.

Galaxy S8+'s general rating

The Galaxy S8+ is a high-performance smartphone when viewed comprehensively. It works for everyday use with hardly any inconvenience.

Advantages and disadvantages of Galaxy S8+

Advantages of Galaxy S8+

  • The display is very large, so it is perfect for watching videos or playing games.
  • The screen quality is very high, and pictures and videos appear crisp.
  • It has a relatively long battery life, so you do not need to worry about battery much.
  • It has a high-grade CPU, so you can play 3D games without encountering stuttering.

Disadvantages of Galaxy S8+

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Galaxy S8+'s specs

Galaxy S8+
ImageGalaxy S8+
MakerSamsung
Release date4, 2017
ColorMidnight Black/Orchid Gray/Arctic Silver/Coral Blue/Maple Gold/Rose Pink
OSAndroid
Dimensions (width x height x thickness)2.9 inches (73.4 mm) x 6.3 inches (159.5 mm) x 0.3 inches (8.1 mm)
Weight173 oz (173 g)
Display size6.2 inch
Display typeSuper AMOLED
Screen resolution (width x height)1440 x 2960
Pixel density530 ppi
Battery capacity3500 mAh
ChipsetExynos 8895
CPU specs2.3GHz+1.7GHz×8(OctaCore)
RAM size6GB
Storage size128GB
Rear-camera resolution12 MP
Front-camera resolution8 MP

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