Multiple reports now suggest the launch of a Samsung Galaxy S8+ model featuring 6GB of RAM and 128GB of storage. According to a report by ETNews, Galaxy S8+ with 6GB of RAM and 128GB storage is expected to launch in China soon. The report further notes that the device will carry a price tag of nearly $1030. In addition, the device will be available only in the Midnight Black color option.
Besides, the company also plans to offer a free DeX Station for customers who pre-order the new Samsung Galaxy S8+ variant, which usually retails at $150. The upgraded Galaxy S8+ variant is expected to pack the same specs as the earlier announced model, barring the increase in RAM size and internal storage.
Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+: Specs and Features
To recall, Samsung announced its newest flagships the Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ during its Unpacked event in New York. The original Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ models with 4GB of RAM and 64GB of internal storage are now up for pre-orders in multiple global markets. These devices are set to hit store shelves on April 21. It’s also worth noting that customers who pre-ordered these devices in Canada will receive them a few days earlier, most likely on April 17.
Barring their screen sizes and battery capacities, both the Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ feature identical specifications. The standard Galaxy S8 packs a 5.8-inch Super AMOLED screen and a 3000mAh battery, while the larger Galaxy S8+ features a 6.2-inch Infinity Display and gets powered by a 3500mAh battery.
Under the hood, both smartphones run the latest Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 processor built using 10nm process technology. In terms of cameras, both smartphones feature a 12MP single-lens camera on the phone’s back. It’s also worth noting that both devices become the first smartphones to feature Bluetooth 5.0.