Samsung S8 And iPhone 8, The Future Rivals

Future phones are way more exciting than what’s currently available. Apple and Samsung are the two largest players in the Smartphone market. They command sales, profit margins, and headlines. Both are expected to release their devices: Samsung S8 and iPhone 8 this year. There are not such confirmed reports about either device, but rumors have been around about both the phones.

Both Samsung S8 and iPhone 8 (or 7s) is expected to be the biggest launches of next year. Samsung S8 is supposed to arrive in February or March while Apple next-gen iPhone8 will not appear until September. Looking at the expected specs and features, here is a comparison between the two.

Samsung S8

Samsung has some impressive plans for its Galaxy S8 device. It will release two models, Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8 Plus. The S8 is expected to come with a Qualcomm Snapdragon 830 processor offering blazing speed while using very low power. The Galaxy S8 will have 30MP rear camera and 9MP front camera with geo-tagging, face recognition. The phone will have options for 32GB, 64GB, and 128GB with RAM of 6GB. Samsung Galaxy S8 will be 5.2 inches and 4K display with a screen resolution of 4096 x 2160. Also, the features of this device include retina eye scanner and wireless charging. It will come with a battery of 4200 mAH. If you want flexible OS, then you should go for Samsung which will have Android 6.0 pre-installed. However, the OS can be upgraded to Android 7.0. The expected price of this device is 850$.

iPhone 8

According to numerous reports, Apple is going to completely redesign their flagship device to make the world wow once again. The new Apple device will come in two variants 5 inches iPhone 8 and 5.8 inches iPhone 8 plus with a battery of 3000 or 3300 mAh. The fast charge technology on both devices ensures that you spend a very short time to charge the device. Moreover, the features also include the fingerprint scanner and retina eye scanner. Interestingly, this device will have 5G technology support. The iPhone 8 will have 16 MP primary camera with 8MP for the front camera with dual LED flash. iPhone 8 or 7s will feature an octa-core A11 processor, offering amazing speeds with great multi-tasking abilities. iPhone 7S will have memory options of 32GB, 64GB,128GB and 256 GB internal memory and 4GB ram. The OS of iPhone 8 will be iOs 10, upgradable to iOS 11. The expected price of this device will be around 750$.


Samsung S8 and iPhone 8, both of the devices are expected to be excellent products, but determined from the specs, Galaxy S8 seems to be a better option. However, Apple lovers will be happy with the given specs of this future iPhone device. Let us see what comes out and who wins this battle in the coming year.



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