What are the advantages and disadvantages of Galaxy S8? A review of the features.

Created date: 09/30/2018, 13:29:47, Updated date: 10/01/2019, 07:17:10

In-depth review of Galaxy S8's features

We have evaluated the Galaxy S8 thoroughly based on its functions, specifications/performances, and ease of use, and provided a review on whether you should buy it. We have also summarized the pros and cons of choosing the Galaxy S8 so that you can see them in a glance.

Advantages and disadvantages of Galaxy S8

Advantages of Galaxy S8

  • It is easy to hold, and you can use it comfortably with one hand.
  • The display is very large, so it is perfect for watching videos or playing games.
  • The screen quality is very high, and pictures and videos appear crisp.
  • It has a high-grade CPU, so you can play 3D games without encountering stuttering.

Disadvantages of Galaxy S8

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Galaxy S8's features, performance, reviews

Galaxy S8's size

The Galaxy S8 has a width of 26.8 in (68.1 mm), a length of 58.6 in (148.9 mm), and a thickness of 3.1 in (8 mm). Men with large hands can easily operate it single-handedly, but a woman with a small hand might feel like the size is a bit bigger. In addition, the weight of the Galaxy S8 is about 5.5 oz (155 g). Even if you are operating it with one hand it feels almost weightless. However, depending on the person, you may feel tired after using it for a while.

Assessing the overall ease of carrying the Galaxy S8 in terms of size and weight, it will not be a problem for everyday use.

Galaxy S8's CPU specs

With the 2.3GHz+1.7GHz×8(OctaCore) for processing power, the Galaxy S8 has extremely high performance and will operate smoothly without stress, whichever app you use. Among all smartphones released to date, it is one with top class performance. It is also suitable for heavier 3D games, and quite smooth play will be possible.

With 4GB of RAM, the Galaxy S8 has a sufficient amount. Very occasional cases of insufficient RAM do occur, but with this sort of amount of RAM, it will rarely be the cause of feeling any stress.

Evaluating the overall speed of operation of the Galaxy S8, it is a smartphone in the high-end category and can almost always be used without stress. However, if you want smooth and comfortable usage in heavy apps like 3D games, caution is necessary.

Galaxy S8's storage size

The data storage capacity of the Galaxy S8 is 64GB, and while it is enough for taking photos, it might feel insufficient for those who often shoot videos or who install many games.

The Galaxy S8 is compatible with SD cards, so it is possible to increase the capacity easily. Therefore, you probably do not need to be concerned with the storage capacity.

Galaxy S8's screen

Galaxy S8 has a 5.8 inch display. It is fairly large and has a good presence. Photos, videos, and games will really enjoy this screen estate. It is also suited for productivity use such as creating a business document.

Galaxy S8 has a very high-quality screen and any graphical content that you enjoy, including videos and games, will be displayed clearly.

Galaxy S8's camera specs

Galaxy S8 has a 12 MP main camera, which can serve you well in most cases. However, you might feel a little dissatisfied with the quality of the images.

Also, Galaxy S8 has an 8 MP front camera, which is an average figure for a smartphone camera. It is good enough for taking selfies, but you may be a little dissatisfied when you need to take a group photo or print your photos.

Galaxy S8's battery performance

The battery performance of the Galaxy S8 is 3000mAh, so it has a relatively large capacity. Compared to other smartphones, the battery life of the Galaxy S8 is good. At this amount, you will not feel stressed even if you are on the internet and Twitter for a long time. Even when playing a game or watching a movie on the go, you can do so comfortably without needing to be conscious of the battery. However, some caution is necessary when watching movies or playing games for too long.

Galaxy S8's general rating

The Galaxy S8 is a high-performance smartphone when viewed comprehensively. It works for everyday use with hardly any inconvenience.

Galaxy S8's specs

Galaxy S8
ImageGalaxy S8
MakerSamsung
Release date4, 2017
Colormidnight black,orchid gray,arctic silver,coral blue,maple gold,rose pink,burgundy red
OSAndroid
Dimensions (width x height x thickness)26.8 in (68.1 mm) x 58.6 in (148.9 mm) x 3.1 in (8 mm)
Weight5.5 oz (155 g)
Display size5.8 inch
Display typeSuper AMOLED
Screen resolution (width x height)1440 x 2960
Pixel density567ppi
Battery capacity3000mAh
ChipsetExynos 8895
CPU specs2.3GHz+1.7GHz×8(OctaCore)
RAM size4GB
Storage size64GB
Rear-camera resolution12 MP
Front-camera resolution8 MP

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