Samsung Galaxy S8 Black

Samsung Galaxy S8 Black

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Product information

Key specs

Size mobile phone
Average
Camera quality
Good
Speed class
Good
Screen quality
Very good
Total storage capacity
64 GB

Pros and cons

According to our mobile phone expert
  • The phone is waterproof, so making calls in the rain or spilling water on your phone isn't a problem.
  • Thanks to the optical image stabilization, you can take sharp photos, even when you're moving.
  • The fingerprint scanner is located next to device's rear camera, which takes some getting used to.
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Description

With the Samsung Galaxy S8, you can fully enjoy your photos and videos. The 5.8-inch Quad HD display is nearly bezel-less, making the device look like one big screen. The Samsung S8 has a 12-megapixel rear camera with Dual Pixel technology. Thanks to this technique, you can also take clear photos in low-light conditions. The Samsung S8 also features an iris scanner. This allows you to unlock the phone just by looking at it.

This model is specially made for the Netherlands and supports additional Dutch software updates and NL Alert.

With the Samsung Galaxy S8, you can fully enjoy your photos and videos. The 5.8-inch Quad HD display is nearly bezel-less, making the device look like one big screen. The Samsung S8 has a 12-megapixel rear camera with Dual Pixel technology. Thanks to this technique, you can also take clear photos in low-light conditions. The Samsung S8 also features an iris scanner. This allows you to unlock the phone just by looking at it.

This model is specially made for the Netherlands and supports additional Dutch software updates and NL Alert.


Included by default

  • Manual
  • AKG earbuds
  • Charger
  • USB-C cable
  • Micro USB/USB-C adapter

Included by default

  • Manual
  • AKG earbuds
  • Charger
  • USB-C cable
  • Micro USB/USB-C adapter

Key specs

Size mobile phone
Average
Camera quality
Good
Speed class
Good
Screen quality
Very good
Total storage capacity
64 GB

Included by default

  • Manual
  • AKG earbuds
  • Charger
  • USB-C cable
  • Micro USB/USB-C adapter

Included by default

  • Manual
  • AKG earbuds
  • Charger
  • USB-C cable
  • Micro USB/USB-C adapter

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Samsung Galaxy S8 Black

Specifications

Product

Product number
728421
Manufacturer code
SM-G950FZKAPHN
Brand
Samsung
Warranty
2 years
Warranty type
Carry-in warranty
Old product returned for free
Yes

General

Mobile phone type
Smartphone
Recommended for use
Internet, social media & simple games, Phone calls and WhatsApp, Watching movies and series
User-friendliness according to customers
Good
Specific Absorption Rate (SAR) category
A
Specific Absorption Rate (SAR) category
0,32 W/kg

Update policy

Year introduced
2017
Introduction month
March
Operating system
Android
Android One
No
Android version when introduced
Android 7.0 Nougat
Update to Android version possible
Android 9.0 Pie
Latest Android version
No
Expected number of remaining Android updates
0

Physical properties

Size mobile phone
Average
Height
14,89 cm
Width
6,8 cm
Depth
0,8 cm
Weight
152 g
Color
Black
Material
Glass, Metal
Water-resistant
Yes
IP certification
IP68
Shockproof
No
Sound reproduction
Stereo

Processor and memory

Speed class
Good
Processor
Exynos 8895
Clock speed primary processor
2,3 GHz
Number of primary processor cores
Quad-Core (4)
Total storage capacity
64 GB
Internal RAM
4 GB
Memory card reader
Yes
Memory card
MicroSD
Expandable storage capacity up to
256 GB

SIM card

SIM free
Yes
SIM card slot type
Nano SIM
Dual SIM
No
Samsung region lock
No

Rear cameras

Camera quality
Good
Integrated camera
Yes
Total number of megapixels
12 MP
Autofocus
Yes
Type of autofocus
Phase detection autofocus
Video function
Yes
Video Recording quality
4K @ 30 FPS
Rear flash
Yes
Lens type
Standard
Image stabilization type
Optical Image Stabilization
Aperture
1,7
Flash type
Dual LED
HDR support camera
Yes
Type of image sensor
1/2.5
Second rear camera
No
Third rear camera
No
Fourth rear camera
No

Front cameras

Front Camera
Yes
Number of megapixels front camera
8 MP
Fixed aperture front camera
1,7
Type of image stabilization front camera
No image stabilization
Front flash
No
Second front camera
No

Screen

Screen size
5,8 inches
Screen-to-body ratio
81 %
Screen quality
Very good
Resolution height
2960 pixels
Resolution width
1440 pixels
Pixel density
570 ppi
Touchscreen
Yes
Sharpness
Quad HD (1440p)
Screen type
AMOLED
Scratch resistant
Yes
Gorilla Glass
Yes
Gorilla Glass Type
Gorilla Glass 5
HDR support
Yes
Type of HDR
HDR10

Battery

Battery/battery capacity
3000 mAh
Battery technology
Lithium-ion
Replaceable battery
No
Quick charge functionality
No
Wireless charging
Yes
Charge other devices wirelessly
No

Connectivity

Integrated WiFi
Yes
WiFi standards
Wireless A, Wireless AC, Wireless B, Wireless G, Wireless N
Bluetooth
Yes
Bluetooth version
5.0
NFC
Yes
Headphone jack
Yes
USB port
Yes
Type of USB port
USB-C
Lightning port
No
Suitable for Samsung DeX
Yes

Sensors

Fingerprint identity sensor
Yes
Facial recognition
No
Accelerometer
Yes
Light sensor
Yes
Compass
Yes
Pedometer
Yes
GPS sensor
Yes