Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus Exynos and Snapdragon variants spotted on AnTuTu


Not long before the official launch of the Galaxy S8 and the S8 Plus, the devices were spotted on the AnTuTu benchmark’s database. The database has sicne then revealed all variants of the Galaxy S8, which indeed reaffirms the specifications that have been rumoured for a while before the launch. Interestingly, both variants were spotted on Geekbench a few days prior to the launch revealing most of the details.

The Samsung Galaxy S8 with model number SM-9500 will be running on Snapdragon 835 processor. The phone will offer 4GB of RAM, 64GB onboard storage and will boot Android 7.0 Nougat out of the box. The device will sport a 12-megapixel rear facing camera, whereas the front facing camera will be 5-megapixel. In addition to these, the Galaxy S8 (SM-950F) will have an Exynos 8895 SoC, with all other specifications being the same as that of the Snapdragon 835 chipset.

The higher-end variant, the Galaxy S8 Plus, identified by the model number SM-955F will also run on the Snapdragon 835 chipset mated to 4GB of RAM. It will have the same spec sheet as that of the plain vanilla Galaxy S8, which includes a 12-megapixel camera, Android 7.0 Nougat, and 64GB onboard storage. It’s also worth mentioning that Samsung is rumored to launch a 6GB RAM variant of the Galaxy S8 Plus, which is said to be restricted for sale only in China.

The Galaxy S8 is expeted to sport a 5.8-inch display, whereas the Galaxy S8 Plus might feature a 6.2-inch screen. Both of the devices will have a rear-facing fingerprint sensor and will be IP68 water and dust resistant as well. The official launch will be happening on March 29 where we can expect more details.

[Source: AnTuTu]