Samsung Galaxy S8 vs Samsung Galaxy S8 plus


Samsung Galaxy S8 vs Samsung Galaxy S8 plus

Published on: Apr-03-2017

As we mentioned earlier about Samsung Galaxy S8 features and their radical design in our earlier articles. Samsung has announced Samsung Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ both with identical design, and there are few major difference in both devices. Now we going to look at what is the difference between these two phones.

Display

Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ both comes with metal and glass sandwich design and both have edge to edge screen. The front of Galaxy S8 and S8+ is just screen and there is no home button. The actual and main difference in these devices is the dimensions. Galaxy S8 measures 148.9 x 68.1 x 8 mm and weight 155g, while S8+ measures 159.5 x 73.4 x 8.1 mm and weight 173g. Both the Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ get huge screen in their size 5.8 inches and 6.2 inches respectively with dual AMOLED infinity display screen.

  Samsung Galaxy S8 Samsung Galaxy S8+
DIMENSIONS 148.9 x 68.1 x 8 mm 159.5 x 73.4 x 8.1 mm
WEIGHT 155 g 173 g
SCREEN SIZE 5.8 inches 6.2 inches
SCREEN RESOLUTION 1440 x 2960 pixels (~570ppi pixel density) 1440 x 2960 pixels (~529ppi pixel density)
DISPLAY TECHNOLOGY AMOLED AMOLED

Performance

The other most important difference between Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ is the processor. They both have different processor, S8 have Octa-core (4x2.3 GHz & 4x1.7 GHz) processor, while S8+ have Octa-core (4x2.35 GHz Kryo & 4x1.9 GHz Kryo). Galaxy S8 claims with 3000mAh battery and Galaxy S8+ comes with bigger 3500mAh battery. Both devices have 4GB of RAM, 64GB internal storage and supports 256GB microSD card.

  Samsung Galaxy S8 Samsung Galaxy S8+
PROCESSOR Octa-core (4x2.35 GHz Kryo & 4x1.7 GHz Kryo) Octa-core (4x2.35 GHz Kryo & 4x1.9 GHz Kryo)
BATTERY 3000 mAh 3500 mAh
RAM 4 GB 4 GB
INTERNAL STORAGE 64 GB 64 GB
EXTERNAL STORAGE 256 GB 256 GB
CHIPSET Exynos 8895 Exynos 8895

Camera

The camera specs is same for both phones. Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ both sport a dual pixel 12MP back camera with 8 MP front camera. Both devices have dual LED flash.

  Samsung Galaxy S8 Samsung Galaxy S8+
FRONT 12 12
BACK 8 8
FLASH Dual LED Dual LED