7 Unique Samsung Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ Features
Samsung has finally launched the much awaited latest Galaxy S8 and S8+ phone. Here, are the 7 features that make the Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+ unique:
This term refers to the handset’s edge-to-edge Super AMOLED screen with bezel-less design. Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+ fits comfortably in your hand and offers a smooth surface that flows seamlessly over the edges. For making this possible, they completely redesigned the phone by hiding the home button under the screen for getting a big view without larger phone.
Iris scanning is the most secure way of bio-metric authentication. The patterns in irises are unique to individual and impossible to replicate, and hence it is one of the safest way, to keep your phone locked. You have to hold up your Samsung Galaxy S8 or S8+ in front of your eyes and align it with twin circles on screen to scan your irises. Samsung is also planning to utilize this feature in authenticating financial transactions.
Samsung Galaxy S8 or S8+ added new facial recognition feature for unlocking the phone. Here, you have to scan your face from front camera to use face recognition. It is one of the fast and effortless way to unlock your phone.
Fingerprint sensor is located on next to the camera lens on back side. Here, first you have to register your fingerprint and then you can use your fingerprint to unlock the phone, secure folder and to pay with Samsung pay.
You can use Samsung’s new Bixby to use Voice, Text or Touch to say what you want. It will constantly keep learning your ways so it can get better and better. On the left side of Samsung Galaxy S8 or S8+ just below the volume button, dedicated Bixby button is provided. It is new Samsung’s virtual personal assistant and will be integrated with several Samsung native app including Camera, Contacts, Gallery, Messages etc.
The Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+ devices is certified to an IP68 (Ingress Protection) rating. They are water resistant in fresh water to a maximum depth of 1.5m for up to 30 minutes, and are protected from dust.
Samsung uses organic screen technology. It can power some pixels all the time without wasting battery life and hence it is called “Always On”. You can use it for viewing clock, calendar, image, custom text, date, battery level, app notifications, and song information. Exclusive themes are also available from Theme Store.