While Samsung has officially announced the launch date of it’s much-anticipated 2017 flagship Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ for March 29, the continuous churn out of leaks and rumour mill is suggesting South Korean giant to put the devices on pre-orders from April 10.
According to various reports on the web, Samsung might start taking pre-orders of the Galaxy S8 and S8+ from April 10, although there is no particular source of information for this rumour. The leaks about Samsung Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ have revealed almost everything that one wants to know about the smartphone, however there is one particular feature been widely speculated on the basis of leaked images is that Samsung might also opt 18:9 aspect ratio for the ‘Infinity Display’, much like the LG G6.
The LG G6 (launched at MWC) packs a 5.7-inch Quad-HD+ (1440 x 2880 pixels) ‘full-vision’ LCD display with 18:9 aspect ratio in smartphone body of 5.2-inch size. The company has termed 18:9 aspect ratio as ‘Univisium’, which means ‘Unic Vision’. Samsung is also opting for a bigger but compact design display for the Galaxy S8 and S8+. Leaks have indicated Samsung Galaxy S8 to feature a 5.8-inch display meanwhile the Galaxy S8+ is rumoured to boasts of will come with a big 6.2-inch QHD display.
About the final availability of the Galaxy S8 and S8+, a recent report claimed that Samsung has pushed the final release date to April 28, instead of what was rumoured earlier as April 21. The company has apparently started mass production of the smartphones at its manufacturing facility in Vietnam, where it will reportedly produce 4.7 million units this month and will increase it to 7.8 million units by April this year.