The new duo just announced goes on sale next month but there is some price differences.. .

The much awaited news from Samsung and the S8 and S8+ has dropped today but by looking at the prices from the UK sim- free buyers will have to fork out iPhone prices to get their hands on the latest flagships from the Korean giant and with a bad year behind them they hope to rectify things this time around with the new powerhouses…. Check out the main players prices that are now available..

 

 

“The Samsung Galaxy S8 ushers in a new era of smartphone design and fantastic new services, opening up new ways to experience the world,” said DJ Koh, President of Mobile Communications Business, Samsung Electronics. “The Galaxy S8 is our testament to regaining your trust by redefining what’s possible in safety and marks a new milestone in Samsung’s smartphone legacy.”

 

 

  • Premium Camera: The Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ 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 processing1.
  • Powerful Performance: Packing powerful performance and connectivity, the Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ feature the industry’s first 10 nm chip, enabling heightened speed and efficiency.
  • Robust Entertainment: As the world’s first mobile device certified by the UHD Alliance as MOBILE HDR PREMIUMTM, Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ let you see much richer colors and more immersive experiences while watching your favorite shows. In addition, the devices offer next-level gaming experiences with vivid and superior graphic technology, as well as Game Pack, featuring top game titles, including select titles supported by the Vulkan API.
  • Mobile Security: Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ are built on Samsung Knox, a defense-grade security platform2. In addition, the devices will offer a selection of biometric authentication, including a fingerprint scanner and iris scanner so users can select the method that works best for them.

Pre-orders are now live and there is some differences here on offer from the Irish Networks…

 

First up is Three Ireland you can see more over HERE 

The S8 is €799 on pre-pay and S8+ is €899 on pre-pay

 

 

Next up is Vodafone Ireland – See more HERE 

 

 

And Finally Meteor Mobile Ireland – See more HERE 

 

Written by Jim O Brien/CEO

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