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Here is everything you need to know about the upcoming Samsung Galaxy S8, Xiaomi Mi 6- price, rumour specs, release date and special features.

There have been lot of speculations and rumour specs on the internet about the upcoming samsung Galaxy S8, Samsung Exynos Chipset and the Xiaomi mi 6. Therefore we have gathered everything we know about these devices. There are numerous features and specs that have already been confirmed as incorporated in the phones. Below are some of the specs and features of the upcoming S8 device. The specs of the Xiaomi Mi 6 will follow suit.

Improved Security

Security is a feature that Samsung has been working on lately. The upcoming Samsung S8 phone will be the most secure phone in the world. Some of the security features that we expect to see include eye scanning technology. The eye scanning technology has been there before and therefore Samsung will only be working on improving it by making it more efficient. Expect a quicker response and lesser time in registering retina information.

Fast Speed

Another major concern by Samsung will be to improve speed and performance. As it will be highlighted when mentioning the specs of this phone, the speed and performance will be simply amazing.

Unique Glass-like Display

The upcoming Samsung Galaxy S8 will come with a unique glass-like display that will hold up much better than the existing ones. The display will not only be durable but also smart and thus serve a double function.

Rapid Charging

As it has been seen with the previous productions, most high end mobile devices are incorporating the feature of fast charging to lure businessmen. If you want to experience the best then you will need to wait for upcoming Samsung S8. This phone will come with a super-fast charging ability. The rapid charging feature will allow you to charge your battery to its full capacity in only 20 minutes.

Android Auto & Android Pay

Some of the trending ways of doing things will also be featured in the S 8. With the upcoming Samsung Galaxy S8, you will be able to control music in your car using the Android Auto app. Similarly, you can check out at different retail shops with your S8. The shopping ability will be powered by the Android Pay.

Camera Features

Smartphone will come with amazing camera features for maximum photo and video experience. Some of the features will include optical image stabilization, auto laser focus, HDR, geo tagging and facial recognition.

The Samsung S8 will have two cameras. The front camera will be of 12 megapixels while the rear camera will be of 30 megapixels. There is nothing more than you can expect than what it will be offering.

Memory Options

Of course there will be improved memory options when the S8 will be released. The phone will have two memory options to choose from. There will be 64 and 128 GB internal memory options to choose from.

Expandable dual micro SD cards: the memory feature will be made better by the expandable memory option that allows users to insert dual micro SD cards. Storage space will not be an issue with this device.

RAM: the phone will be running on a 6 GB RAM. This has will make its speed to be at its best. This will enhance the phone’s performance.

Screen Display

The S8 will come with a 5.3” 4K display with a 4096 x 2160 screen resolution. The screen display will be wide enough and clear for perfect viewing.

Customisable 3D touch soft keys

From what we got online, Samsung might be ditching physical keys completely, and switch to “all soft keys with 3D Touch-like functionality on the upcoming samsung S8. The leak reported that the Fingerprint on the S8 could be moved to the back to pave way for more functionality on the 3D home button.


The upcoming Samsung Galaxy S8 will come with a powerful battery of 6200mAh capacity. This means that you can actually surf for two days continuously with this battery. Other battery features include: Wireless charging and fast charging.

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Wireless charging: the battery of this phone will allow for wireless charging. This technology will not be new to Samsung because they have used it before.

Super-fast charging: you will be able to charge the battery up to 80% in just 10 minutes. To fill the capacity of the battery, you will only need 20 minutes.

Flexible screen

It was loudly rumoured feature for S6 but due to some problem in testing, Samsung might decide to postpone that for upcoming S 8. By looking at their past track records, we are super optimistic that company will bring it in Galaxy S8 for sure. You might see three models like S8, S8 Edge and S8 Flexi. Price for Flexi would be bit higher than first two, but worth every single penny you spend on that.

Clear force touch

This will be a feature that Samsung will be seeking to introduce to counter Apple’s 3D touch which gained much popularity when it was released. The Clear Force Touch feature by Samsung will be see the phone detect the pressure of the finger being applied on the display and presents different options.

Android n operating system

It has also been rumoured that Samsung will be quick to use the latest android OS in the new S8. Though it comes as a rumour, you can bet that Samsung will only use the best operating system. As soon as Android N is launched, then be sure that the S8 will be using it.

USB type-c port

It is also rumoured that the upcoming Samsung Galaxy S8 will be coming with USB type-C port that will allow for fast transfer of data. The above mentioned features are what we expect to see in the 2nd quarter of 2017 when Samsung will be releasing their S8.

Samsung Exynos Chip and Samsung S8

While the rumour of Samsung s8 is skyrocketing every day, a new leak has confirmed that Samsung upcoming Exynos chip will have a whopping clock speed of up to 3.0GHz making it an extremely powerful chipset.

There speculations by that Samsung will use the Exynos 8895 chip on the yet to be released Samsung Galaxy S8. While some said that the Galaxy S8 will have two variants, one with Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 and the second with Samsung Exynos 8895 chip.

Samsung has confirmed that it will manufacture the next Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 chipset. This will no doubt make Samsung in control of the most powerful processors on mobile device next year.

The upcoming Exynos 8895 chip will improve image processing up to 70% and it will be the first Samsung owned processor to be manufactured on the 10nm process. The processor could reach a score of 2301 for single core an 7019 for multi-core on Geek bench.

If everything turns out to be true, then the year 2017 will no doubt be a year for the birth of powerful mobile chipsets.

 Rumour specs of Xiaomi Mi 6 and everything you need to know

Xiaomi Mi series of smartphones are flagship devices from the Chinese mobile phones maker, Xiaomi. This year alone we have seen the release of couple of flagships from the company. Devices like the Xiaomi Mi 5 , Xiaomi Mi 5s , Xiaomi Mi 5s pro , Xiaomi Mi Mix, and Xiaomi Mi Note 2 are all powerful all flagships from Xiaomi.

But as the year 2016 is gradually winding down, many OEMs are getting ready and making preparation in top gear to launch their flagship to meet the standard for 2017. And Xiaomi is already working on the next flagship which will be codenamed Xiaomi Mi 6.

From what we know the Xiaomi Mi 6 will look very much like the Mi Note 2 but will be smaller in will be powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 8895 making it one of the powerful device to be released for 2017

What is the Release Date of Galaxy S8?

Though has been said by Samsung on the possible Galaxy S8 release date, a source has confirmed that the device will be launched in the 2nd quarter of 2017. We are not yet in 2017 but smart phone lovers cannot be stopped from speculating what Samsung will be bringing into play when the much anticipated Samsung galaxy S8 will be released.

What is the price of Samsung Galaxy S8?

Upon its release, the Galaxy S8 is expected to retail at $900 USD. This will be the standard price for the device. There will be a slight upward deviation when using other international currencies.

There will be different price for each of the models of S8. Models are based on storage space and their features like Edge, Classic and Flexi. If you choose Galaxy S8 with 64GB space then you will need to pay higher but if you go for Classic with 31GB then you won’t that high. But if you have enough money to spend then go for the Edge with 128GB and get all the features.

These are everything we know about the upcoming Samsung galaxy S8, Samsung Exynos 8895 chip and the Xiaomi Mi 6. The post will be updated from time to time as we get more info about the upcoming samsung Galaxy S8 and the Xiaomi Mi 6 because they will be using the same chipset. Source via

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