South-Korean Samsung Electronics company has introduced a new smartphone in the rugged version of the Galaxy S8 department, which is called as, “Samsung Galaxy S8 Active” . The main highlight of this Galaxy S8 Active rugged smartphone has a strong metal frame and bumper to protect against shock, abrasion, tilting or twisting . This Samsung Galaxy S8 Active Smartphone has shatter-, Shock-, water-, and dust-resistant . It means you can submerge it in up to 5 feet of water for up to 30 minutes or drop it from up to 5 feet on to a flat surface . Besides this, the device wll be made from military-grade materials (MIL-STD-810G) . Apart from this, the Samsung Galaxy S8 Active smartphone will be made available exclusively available from AT&T for a limited time.
Technically Speaking, the Galaxy S8 Active Smartphone 5.8-inch Quad HD+ Super AMOLED display 18.5:9 aspect ratio of a screen resolution 2960 x 1440 pixels along with 570 ppi pixel per inch and is protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection that protect your smartphone from unwanted screen resistant, falling drops from hands etc . The device is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 octa core processor clocked at 2.35 GHz coupled with Adreno 540 GPU.
In terms of RAM and memory, the Galaxy S8 Active smartphone is packaging with 4GB of LPDDR4 RAM , 64GB of internal storage capacity and further you can be expandable memory up to 256GB through microSD card slot . On the software front, the device is running on Android Nougar operating system for fast and smooth multi-tasking . The device also houses a Fingerprint Sensor on the back that allows users to unlock your rugged smartphone within a seconds. It also comes with Iris Scanner for privacy and security of data.
Interestingly, the Samsung Galaxy S8 Active handset comes with Bixby personal assistant, which is just similar to Galaxy S8 Series phone and is backed by powerful 4,000 mAH Non-removable battery capacity with fast charging technology support that can charged wirelessly, giving better battery life performance than with the standard 3,000 mAH battery pack with the most of the flagship . It also comes with Samsung Knox, the defense-grade mobile security platform and capable of 5G Evolution.
On the camera department, the Galaxy S8 Active smartphone is equipped with 12-megapixel Dual Pixel primary rear camera comes with f/1.7 aperture lens, LED Flash, 1/2.55″ sensor size, 1.4µm pixel size, Optical Image Stabilisation (OIS) to capture brilliant photography anywhere anytime . Other primary camera featuring that adds beauty to this phone are as Auto settings, Pro, Panorama, Selective focus, Virtual shot, Selfie, Wide selfie, Hyperlapse, Food, Slow motion . While on the front, it sports a 8-megapixel auto focus front camera comes with f/1.7 aperture lens, 1/3.6″ sensor size, 1.22µm pixel size, 80-degree wide-angle lens to taking a good selfies and video callings even in low light conditions as well.
Connectivity options on this Samsung Galaxy S8 Active smartphone are as Wi-Fi 802.11ac (2.4/5GHz), Bluetooth v 5.0 (LE up to 2Mbps), VHT80 MU-MIMO, GPS with A-GPS/GLONASS, USB 3.1, NFC, MST, 4G VoLTE network support . Sensors on this phone board are as Proximity Sensor, Geomagnetic Sensor, Gyro Sensor, Hall Sensor, Heart Rate Sensor, RGB Light Sensor, Iris Sensor, Barometer, Pressure Sensor and Accelerometer.
The physical measurement of this Samsung Galaxy S8 Active device be 152.14 x 74.9 x 9.9 mm and weighes be 207 Grams . The Samsung Galaxy S8 Active rugged smartphone comes in two premium colors – Titanium Gold and Meteor Grey . The device will be made available from August 11th exclusively to the US digital market and AT & T Carrier for USD$28.34 for 30 months, which is available at the price tag of USD$850 (roughly Rs. ) . This Galaxy S8 Active Smartphone starts pre-order from today, August 8th . It also comes with bunch of exciting offers.
Samsung Galaxy S8 Active Rugged Smartphone Key Features:
- Water and dust resistant (IP68) + MIL-STD-810G
- 5.8-inch Quad HD+ Super AMOLED display
- 2960 x 1440 pixels resolution
- Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection
- Android v7.0 Nougat OS
- 2.35 GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 Octa Core Processor
- 4GB LPDDR4 RAM & 64GB (UFS 2.1) inbuilt storage capacity
- Expandable memory up to 256GB via microSD slot
- 12-megapixel Dual Pixel rear camera with f/1.7 aperture, LED Flash, OIS
- 8-megapixel auto focus front camera comes with f/1.7 aperture lens, 80-degree wide-angle lens
- Fingerprint Sensor
- 4,000 mAH battery with fast charging