Apple fans have to wait for another six months for new iPhone8, while Android lovers can anticipate in two weeks time the Samsung Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+. Here is a list of new features expected from the new Galaxy S handsets.

  • Samsung’s new Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ boast of having the impressive design. The oblong home button will not appear on the front and the bezels on the screens will be narrowed. As a result, it will be an all-screen design.
  • The Galaxy S8 will have a 5.8-inch screen and the Galaxy S8+ with a massive 6.2-inch display.
  • The phones will come with WQHD+ resolution, a whopping 2960 x 2400 pixels into these new flagship smartphones.
  • The new screens will be curved this time.
  • The iris scanner feature will allow users to unlock their phones with a quick eye scan. The S8 duo may include the Note 7’s secure folder.
  • Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ are expected with 12-megapixel Dual Pixel rear cameras, and 8-megapixel cameras are the front-facing to give users improved low-light performance.
  • A new nifty feature allowing users to plug them into a dock to enjoy a new desktop experience. On connecting to a monitor, users can run Android apps on the big screen and multitask.
  • The Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ will be powered by next-generation 10nm processors. In the US, Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 835 will run and the international S8 models will have Samsung’s own Exynos 8895 chipset. More power and efficiency than ever seen in any Samsung smartphone till date.
  • A special new mode cranks up delivering maximum sustained performance to the user by offering more power to his or her fingertips.
  • Bigger batteries are expected such as 3000 mAh in Galaxy S8 and 3500 mAh in S8+.