The Samsung Galaxy S8 phone has a 5.8-inch (2960x1440) Super AMOLED screen, a 12MP main camera and a 8MP selfie camera. The battery capacity is 3000 mAh and the main processor is a Snapdragon 835 with 4 GB of RAM.

2960x1440 Super AMOLED
568 PPI
~$670 - Amazon
12 MP
Ff/1.7 Aperture
155 g
3000 mAh
Wireless Charging
Launched in
Snapdragon 835 + MicroSD
Storage (GB)
Samsung Galaxy S8 Review
Ubergizmo Rating: 10/10
ProductGalaxy S8
Product Typesmartphone
Announced On2017/03/29
Street Price (Approx)~ $670
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Dimensions148.9 x 68.1 x 8.0mm
(5.86 x 2.68 x 0.31")
Weight155 grams (5.47 ounces)
ColorsBlack, Blue, Gold, Grey, Violet
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DisplayGalaxy S8
Display TypeSuper AMOLED, Touchscreen Screen, Multitouch
Resolution2960x1440  (4,262,400 pixels)
Max. Brightness600
Density (PPI)568
Color Bits (# colors)16,777,216 Colors 24 Bits
Display Diagonal5.8" (14.73 cm)
Display to Body Ratio84.2 %
Glass TypeGorilla Glass 5
Main cameraGalaxy S8
Megapixels12 Megapixel
Sensor Pixel Size1.4 µm
Video Resolutions1080p/30fps, 1080p/60fps, 1440p/30fps, 2160p/30fps, 480p/30fps, 720p/30fps
Max Photo Size4032x3024
Image StabilizationYes (Optical Stabilization)
Camera FlashYes , LED
Autofocus typePhase Detection
Other Camera Hardware FeaturesHDR, HDR Video, Phase Detection AF
Camera Software FeaturesSimul-Shot, Face Detection, Smile Detection, Geo Tagging
Photos Samples280431
Secondary cameraGalaxy S8
Megapixels8 Megapixel
Video CallYes
Video Resolutions1080p/30fps, 1440p/30fps, 480p/30fps, 720p/30fps
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BatteryGalaxy S8
Battery Capacity (mAh)3000 mAh
Battery Fast ChargeYes
Battery Charge Speed, in mAh/mn50 mAh/mn
Removable BatteryNo
Wireless ChargingYes
Wireless Charging IntegratedYes
Battery TypeLi-Ion
Processor & OSGalaxy S8
Processor BrandQualcomm
Processor/Soc NameSnapdragon 835
# CPU Cores8
CPU Frequency2.45 GHz
Processor ModelMSM8998
Operating System (OS)Android 7.0
DayDream VRYes
Memory & StorageGalaxy S8
Memory Card TypeMicroSD (256 GB Max)
Memory Card Max. Capacity256 GB
Built-In Storage64 GB
Max. Total Storage Capacity320 GB
Cellular NetworkGalaxy S8
SIM TypeNano SIM
SIM Number1
LTE CategoryCAT16 1000/105 Mbps
AudioGalaxy S8
Audio Alertsmp3, vibration, wav
3.5mm Audio ConnectorYes
Speaker channelsMono
Noise CancellationYes
FM RadioNo
SensorsGalaxy S8
SensorsAccelerometer, Barometer, Compass, GPS, A-GPS, GLONASS, Gyroscope, Heart Rate Monitor, Proximity Sensor
WiFiGalaxy S8
WiFi SupportYes
WiFi Speedsa,b,g,n,ac
WiFi FeaturesWiFi Hotspot, Dual-Band WiFi, WiFi Direct
Bluetooth SupportYes
Bluetooth Version4.2
Bluetooth FeaturesBluetooth A2DP, Bluetooth LE
USB SupportGalaxy S8
USB SupportYes
USB Port TypeUSB Type C
USB Version3.1
Proprietary Data ConnectorNo
MultimediaGalaxy S8
Multimedia Features
Video Playback Formatsdivx, mp4, xvid
Audio FormatsFLAC, MP3, WAV


Galaxy S8 Benchmarks

System Speed

Overall performance tests that stress every part of the system. They provide a high-level idea, but aren't as precise as specific tests shown below.

Basemark OS II Score, Higher is better

CPU Speed

These tests are designed to stress the CPU components of the processor

Geekbench 4 Single, Higher is better

Geekbench 4 Multi, Higher is better

AndEBench-Pro, Higher is better

Gaming Speed

The GPU, or graphics processor is put to the test with this Gaming-oriented benchmarks

3DMark Slingshot ES 3.1, Higher is better

3DMark Unlimited IceStorm Score, Higher is better

GFXBench Manhattan Off. (FPS), Higher is better

GFXBench Manhattan 3.1 Off. (FPS), Higher is better

GFXBench T-Rex Off. (FPS), Higher is better

Basemark ES 3.1, Higher is better

Camera Performance

Benchmarks measuring the performance of the camera sub-system

Battery Capacity/Performance

Quantitative data about the battery

Battery Capacity (mAh), Higher is better

Battery Charge Speed, in mAh/mn, Higher is better


Performance/Price (Value)

Some of the same tests as above, but shown as a relation to the price. This shows what performance you get for each additional dollar spent. The higher the score, and the more value you get for your money

Battery Capacity (mAh) / Price, Higher is better

Basemark OS II Score / Price, Higher is better

GFXBench Manhattan Off. (FPS) / Price, Higher is better

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