With Samsung looking to unveil one of the hottest handsets that’s sure hit the open market in 2017, we’ve uncovered many interesting revelations of things to come. Undeniably the Galaxy S8 will be one of the most anticipated smartphones in 2017, and most of what’s unveiled isn’t difficult to figure out. On the other hand, it’s looking like Samsung’s looking to throw in a few surprise, all of which will be a pleasant sight to see.
In this article we will be sharing three interesting facts about the Samsung Galaxy S8 that you probably don’t know, but all of which you may want to consider.
Samsung Galaxy S8 Flagship
The Samsung Galaxy S8 is considered a “flagship device.” This means that the Galaxy S8 is Samsung’s ‘main’ smartphone for 2017 and it will be their main point of focus when it comes to marketing and advertisements. Not only will the marketing budget be a lot higher for the Samsung Galaxy S8 but it will also be the smartphone that Samsung pays the most attention to at the start of the year.
Galaxy S8 and S8 Edge – Two Devices in One
The Samsung Galaxy S8 is expected to be released alongside another smartphone called the Samsung Galaxy S8 Edge. The Edge will be a slightly different variant of the standard Galaxy S8 and it will feature a display that has curved edges. These curved edges can be used to view notifications, call information and other content from a distance.
The idea behind these edges is that your important smartphone content can be viewed from a distance – you will no longer need to stand over your smartphone display to read notifications. Samsung will most likely market the Galaxy S8 Edge and the standard Galaxy S8 together.
Security Features of the Galaxy S8
There are many other interesting facts about the Samsung Galaxy S8 to share but one that may not be so talked about are the security features on the S8. Samsung is making it harder than ever for smartphone thieves to breach Samsung devices – thanks to fingerprint technology, iris scanners, facial recognition and other security features such as GPS tracking, it’s becoming a lot easier to keep your smartphone safe from others.
Samsung also uses KNOX which is a security system designed to protect users from hackers or malware.
So there we have it – there interesting facts about the Samsung Galaxy S8. The device is going to be Samsung’s main focus for the majority of 2017 so it will be interesting to see exactly what they do with the smartphone.