Samsung Galaxy S8+ with 6GB RAM, 128GB storage announced, price revealed

Samsung Galaxy S8-plus

Samsung announced its flagship Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ smartphone at an event in New York last week. Even though the 6GB RAM with 128GB storage version of these smartphones were certified in China ahead of the announcement, it was not revealed by Samsung at the time of announcement.

Now the company has confirmed the existence of the Samsung Galaxy S8+ (SM-G955N) 6GB RAM + 128GB storage version that will go on sale in South Korea later this month. According to the spec sheet, it is powered by an Octa-Core (4x 2.3 GHz & 4x 1.7 GHz CPUs) processor, so it is Exynos 8895 SoC, and not the Snapdragon 835 that has Octa core (2.35GHz Quad + 1.9GHz Quad CPUs).

Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus Korea

The Samsung Galaxy S8+ 6GB RAM + 128GB storage version comes only in Midnight Black color and is available for pre-order through Samsung online store in Korea in SKT, KT and LG U+ compatible versions till April 17th at 1,155,000 (US$ 1,016 / Rs. 65,770 approx.) South Korean Won with contract or 1,27,0000 South Korean Won (US$ 1,116 / Rs. 72,325 approx.) without contract.

Those who pre-order the phone will get Samsung Dex desktop dock for free. It will start shipping from April 18th. This version is also expected to launch in China soon.


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