Update: The latest leaks point to massive 5.7-inch and 6.2-inch screens with no home button, while Samsung itself has confirmed the inclusion of a potentially very powerful AI assistant. There’s also rumored that the launch of the S8 could be delayed, but not all sources agree.


The next Galaxy S8 is defenitely coming in 2017. Here’s what we already know about the next Samsung flagship smartphone, release date, specs, features, and price.

Galaxy S7 had an incredible launch while the Note 7 met an untimely untimely death-by-fire. alaxy fans and forlorn Note 7 owners are both keen to get their hands on Samsung’s Galaxy S8, which we’re expecting to launch in February.

Samsung Galaxy S8 release date

  • A February 26 announcement
  • An earlier launch than usual
  • …or it could be delayed until April

Samsung Galaxy S8 screen

  • No flat version
  • A 4K display
  • 5.1-inch and 5.5-inch sizes, or 5.7 and 6.2-inch sizes

Samsung Galaxy S8 design

  • A similar but refined design


Samsung Galaxy S8 camera and battery

  • A dual-lens camera
  • A 30MP rear camera
  • An 8MP front-facing snapper
  • A 4200mAh battery

Samsung Galaxy S8 OS and power

  • A 3GHz Exynos 8895 processor in some regions
  • A 3.2GHz octa-core Snapdragon 830 chip in the US
  • 6GB of RAM

Samsung Galaxy S8 other features

  • An iris scanner
  • The Viv AI assistant
  • A fingerprint scanner in the screen
  • A mini projector

Samsung Galaxy S8 price

  • More expensive than the Galaxy S7
Source: TechRadar