One of the most awaited smartphones this year was Samsung’s galaxy S8+. You may remember that Samsung after Samsung launched the Galaxy Note 8, the company dropped the prices of the phone significantly. Just today, the company announced that the Galaxy S8 Plus will get one more price cut that will make it sell on Rs 58,900 which is almost $907 USD.
A Mumbai-based retailer Mahesh Telecom has recently cleared this news out to market. For online aspirants, the price cut is on Flipkart and official Samsung website already.
Already last month this phone had a nice prize cut of Rs 4,000 as part of Samsung’s Navratra special offer. Now its additional Rs 2,000 off. And all this is coming to add more to what they did it earlier when Rs 9,000 price cut was announced in just two months of launch from Rs 74,990, was available for Rs 65,990. to be one of the most popular Android smartphones. It features a broad 6.2-inch Super AMOLED display with QHD resolution with 531ppi and Gorilla Glass 5 protection.
Galaxy S8 Plus is one of the most popular Android smartphones. It features a broad 6.2-inch Super AMOLED display with QHD resolution with 531ppi and Gorilla Glass 5 protection.
An Exynos 8895 octa-core processor or a Snapdragon 835 power the phone and it comes in two variants – one with 4GB of RAM and 64GB of onboard storage, and the other with 6GB of RAM and 128GB of storage, a hybrid SIM slot. It will be running latest Android 7.0 Nougat-based TouchWiz. And has a 3,500mAh battery.
Finally for optics an 8-megapixel smart auto-focus front camera, and a 12-megapixel dual-pixel rear camera with a f/1.7 aperture are the features that shine. Overall it packs all the features that a premium smartphone must have, still, its prize now falls in quite an affordable range to top end consumers. Considering the iPhone X is just about to go to market on Sale and Galaxy S9 seems around the corner early on next year, it will be interesting to see how S8 price cut performs.