Samsung Electronics' mobile chief says Galaxy S8 sales to beat S7's

In the video, the user simply takes another smartphone with user's picture on it and takes it slowly moves it towards the Galaxy S8 to unlock the device.

As of now, the only units you can find out there are meant for reviews and so far, there are a bunch of interesting stuff we are gradually finding out about the phones. If the manufacturer explained to have improved the algorithm of treatment of the photos, it "regrets" that the Galaxy S8 is equipped with the same sensor and the same optics that benefited the S7 which is, nevertheless, one of the best photophones of the market.

But it's not a secure way to lock your phone, as the folks at iDeviceHelp discovered this week. "In the near future, the Bixby and Google Assistant will be found inside a single device and compete with each other", an industry watcher said.

The trouble seems to have stemmed from Samsung combining the iris scanner and front camera onto one module, which apparently makes the module harder to produce.

Both the Samsung devices are equipped with Quad HD+ Super AMOLED displays with 2960 x 1440 pixel resolution.

The S8 Galaxy versions were notoriously thinner and comes with more high resolution as compared to its predecessors and competitors, Buzzfeed observed. There's also no fast-charging option.

To use Samsung DeX, you simply need to connect the DeX Station to any display which supports HDMI.

Samsung Electronics recently unveiled its flagship handsets; Samsung Galaxy S8 and Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus.

Samsung is hoping the design update and the new features, focused on making life easier for consumers, will be enough to revive sales in a year Apple is expected to introduce major changes to its iPhones, including the very curved screens that have become staples of the Galaxy brand.

  • Tracy Ferguson