Samsung Galaxy S8 Release Date, News & Update: 3 Biggest Features Predicted To Rescue Note 7 Issue Revealed As Another Issue Surfaces?

Dec 27, 2016 06:16 PM EST | By Henry Abragan

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  • The Samsung Galaxy S8 is reportedly making waves over the internet as the phone may come with a bigger curved display.
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The Samsung Galaxy S8 is reportedly making waves over the internet as the phone may come with a bigger curved display. In addition, the handset may also come with a Stylus Pen as well as a Virtual Assistant. Moreover, a variant of the Samsung Galaxy S8 may also be equipped with more RAM.

8GB RAM, 6-Inch Display To Recover Loss From Note 7 Fiasco?

Rumor has it that the smartphone may roll out with double the RAM using Samsung's 10nm fabrication technology. Furthermore, the handset may include USB Type-C ports as well as a 6-inch dual-curved edge display with at least 90 percent screen-to-body ratio. Additionally, the Samsung Galaxy S8 may pack a dual-rear 13MP and 12MP camera as well as a Qualcomm Exynos 8895 processor as well, according to report.

Furthermore, it is believed that the flagship Samsung Galaxy S8 will be launched by the end of February at the Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2017. Apparently, the tech giant may also opt to delay the handset's release to April in hopes that the Note 7 investigation results would be learned from. On another note, the handset is believed to come with an S-Pen in the Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus.

Galaxy S lineup has been divided between into two processors; one with the latest Qualcomm processor which is usually launched in regions like US, etc, and the other is the Samsung Exynos chipset which is what India gets. This year, the Galaxy S8 will come with Exynos 8895 processor, according to a report on SamMobile.

Flight Cancelled Due To Samsung Galaxy Note 7?

Meanwhile, a Virgin America flight was reportedly cancelled a few days ago due to a hotspot Note 7 spotted on the flight, Tech.Firstpost reported. It is expected that the Samsung Galaxy S8 would be able to bring back the reputation of the company as a safe phone manufacturer. Apparently, the Samsung Galaxy S8 may be delayed until the Note 7 issues have been resolved.

Samsung Galaxy S8 also packed hard-to-resist features in order to attract users to buy the product. Battery leaks are yet to be revealed.  Apparently, the consumer market may still doubt the handset unless the company is able to assure the consumers that the Samsung Galaxy S8 is 100 percent safe. Watch more Galaxy S8 rumors from Android Authority here:

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