It has been few months since Samsung Galaxy s8 and S8+ hit the shelves and it is fair to say that the phone has had its impact in global mobile phone market. Now iPhone X, Google Pixel 2XL, Huawei Mate 10 Pro and LG V30 have it. However, the big question is Galaxy S8 still the king?
— Samsung Mobile Kenya (@SamsungMobileKE) July 26, 2017
Galaxy s8 & S8+ price in Kenya
Galaxy s8 went on sale globally on 28th April 2017, priced at KES74736 in Kenya or $720 in the United States and £689 in the United Kingdom.
Also Read: Samsung S9 Specs and Price in Kenya
Design and Specifications
Galaxy s8 design is one of the best the market has seen so far. It features a curved real, as seen in its predecessor Samsung Galaxy S7 thus nestles in neatly in your arm. S8 is available in three different colors- bright silver, dark black, and grey. The navigation keys are no different from the physical ones that you are used to- however, they are now beautifully unnoticeable- until you need them.
Samsung Galaxy s8 and S8+ feature a clean and sleek interface that aligns beautifully with the smooth Infinity Display. Samsung S9 is the successor of the Galaxy S8 click here to see more about Galaxy S9
What’s in the box?
- Quick start guide
- Micro USB Connector
- Ejection pin
- USB power adaptor
- USB Cable
- USB Connector (USB Type-C)
Samsung Galaxy S8/S8+ Specs
|Galaxy S8||Galaxy S8+|
|Display||5.8″ Super AMOLED||
6.2” Super AMOLED
|Protection||Gorilla Glass 5||Gorilla Glass 5|
|Operating System||Samsung Experience UI on top of Android 7.0 Nougat||Samsung Experience UI on top of Android 7.0 Nougat|
|Chipset||Snapdragon 835/Exynos 8895||Snapdragon 835/Exynos 8895|
|CPU||Octa core (2.3GHz Quad + 1.7GHz Quad), 64 bit, 10 nm process||Octa core (2.3GHz Quad + 1.7GHz Quad), 64 bit, 10 nm process|
|External Memory||micro SD, up to 256GB||micro SD, up to 256GB|
|4G LTE||4G LTE|
|SIM||Single SIM / Dual SIM (hybrid slot)||Single SIM / Dual SIM (hybrid slot)|
|8MP f/1.7 with smart auto focus, auto HDR||8MP f/1.7 with smart autofocus, auto HDR|
|Rear Camera||12MP f/1.7 Dual Pixel, phase detection, OIS||12MP f/1.7 Dual Pixel, phase detection, OIS|
|Battery||Li-Ion 3000 mAh with quick charge 4||Li-Ion 3500 mAh with quick charge 4|
|Price in Kenya||Ksh.84,999||Ksh.94,999|