Apr 22, 2017 (LBO) – Samsung officially launched its flagship Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ in Sri Lanka during a unique concert held in Colombo yesterday.
The handsets will now be up for pre-orders with its shipping to be start on May 5. The Galaxy S8 comes with a price tag of 129,600 rupees while Galaxy S8+ is priced at 146,200 rupees.
The former is available in two colours — Black and Maple Gold – and the latter in Midnight Black, Coral Blue, and Maple Gold.
Available in 5.8-inch (Galaxy S8) and 6.2-inch models (Galaxy S8+), the Infinity Display and near bezel-less design form a smooth, continuous surface without harsh angles.
Both phones are equipped with an advanced 8MP F1.7 Smart autofocus front camera and 12MP F1.7 Dual Pixel rear camera for the best low-light, zoom and anti-blur photos with enhanced image processing.
Packing powerful performance and connectivity, the Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ feature the industry’s first 10 nm chip, enabling heightened speed and efficiency.
As the world’s first mobile device certified by the UHD Alliance as MOBILE HDR PREMIUMTM, Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ let you see richer colors and immersive experiences while watching favorite shows.
Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ are built on Samsung Knox, a defense-grade security platform.
The Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ will also come with the foundational Galaxy features including IP68 water and dust resistance, MicroSD support up to 256GB, always-on display and wireless charging capabilities.