Samsung Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ now open for pre-order

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The wait is finally over. The Galaxy S8 and S8+ has arrived. And now Samsung Philippines officially opens the pre-order period for the flagships.

Pre-order the Samsung Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+

Samsung definitely raised their game with the unveiling of the Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ (check out our post about it here). And those excited to get their hands on it can pre-order starting April 17.

Let’s check out some of the reasons why any of us should reserve one now:

  1. Infinity Display. The Galaxy S8 and the Galaxy S8+ boasts one of the most best displays in its Super AMOLED Infinity Display. Measuring in at 5.8-inches and 6.2-inches respectively, it features an end-to-end screen that spills over the phone’s side forming a smooth, continuous surface, making it appear like an uninterrupted glass that naturally flows into its aluminum shell.
  2. Camera. Its 12MP Dual Pixel Rear Cameras are equipped with a bright f1.7 lens, a dual LED flash and Smart OIS. It uses a multi-frame technology that ensures crisp photos and improved low light performance.
  3. IP68 Water and Dust Resistance. Gives you one less thing to worry about. Nuff said.
  4. Security. You now have a multitude of ways to secure your device. Choose from the Iris Scanner, Face Recognition, or the Fingerprint Scanner. You can even secure personal and sensitive files stored in a secured folder.
  5. Bixby. Samsung’s intelligent personal assistant, Bixby will change the way you interact with your phone. You can complete a series of tasks with a single command or image.

Pre-Order Details

Pre-order period for the Galaxy S8 and the Galaxy S8+ starts on April 17 to April 29, 2017. The flagships are priced at Php39,990 and Php45,990, respectively. Interested parties can pre-order at the nearest Samsung Experience Store or through If you do, you’ll get a free wireless bottle design speaker worth Php5,099. For more details about the pre-oder, you may click here.

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Samsung Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ Specs

  • Galaxy S8
    • 5.8-inch QuadHD+ Super AMOLED Infinity Display; 18.5:9 Aspect Ratio; (2960 x 1440; 570 ppi)
    • 3,000 mAh Battery w/ Fast Charging]
    • Octa-core Samsung Exynos 8895 Processor (2.3 GHz Quad + 1.7 GHz Quad)
    • Dimensions: 148.9 x 68.1 x 8.0 mm
  • Galaxy S8+
    • 6.2-inch QuadHD+ Super AMOLED Infinity Display; 18.5:9 Aspect Ratio; (2920 x 1440; 529 ppi)
    • 3,500 mAh Battery w/ Fast Charging
    • Octa-core Samsung Exynos 8895 Processor (2.35 GHz Quad + 1.9 GHz Quad)
    • Dimensions: 159.5 x 73.4 x 8.1 mm
  • Corning Gorilla Glass 5
  • Mali G71MP20 GPU
  • 4GB RAM
  • 64GB Storage +microSD up to 256GB
  • Dual Pixel 12MP Main Camera w/ f1.7, Smart OIS, Dual LED Flash
  • 8MP Front Camera w/ f1.7, AF
  • Android 7.0 Nougat w/ TouchWiz
  • LTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, NFC
  • Bixby
  • Samsung DeX Experience
  • Iris Scanner, Fingerprint Scanner, Face Recognition
  • Heart Rate Monitor
  • IP68 Water and Dust Resistance

Big thanks to our friends at Pinoy Tech Blog for the gorgeous photos. 

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