Samsung Galaxy S8 Microsoft Edition comes with extra apps

Author

12 April, 2017

You will be able to pre-order the all new Samsung flagship devices from any of the major retailers and Samsung brand shops between April 1 and 15, 2017. However, this version of the Galaxy S8 will only be available via Microsoft's brick and mortar stores in the United States.

Samsung launched the S8 with many new security features, such as an iris scanner and a fingerprint sensor. LG smartphones don't usually carry the firing power of the Samsung Galaxy devices, but you'll want to check out this latest device.

As if these two are not enough, Microsoft has also found a way of equipping the Galaxy S8 and S8+ phones with its own Cortana digital assistant.

More news: American soldier killed fighting ISIS in Afghanistan

We have already mentioned Bixby, Samsung's AI assistant. This is 100mAh less than the S7 edge has. The headline change in Samsung's new flagship phone, which was just introduced last week in NY, is the massive display screen that the company was able to incorporate into the device, which is thanks in part to the removal of the traditional home button and much of the bezels around the screen. All four carriers are also offering a special deal from Samsung that includes a free Gear VR headset and controller (valued at $179) and Oculus Bonus Content for preorder buyers, while supplies last. The base Galaxy S8 smartphone comes with a large 5.8-inch QHD Super AMOLED display, while the Galaxy S8+ with a larger 6.2-inch panel.

"The phones can be unlocked by the face of a sleeping person, or even just by a photo", one source stated. Both the phones have a 4 GB of RAM and 64 GB of storage on board. Among with these technologies, the most surprising things about the Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus for the smartphone fans and the mobile industry is the 3.5mm headphone jack. But a video released Wednesday shows it may not be as safe as you'd hope.


More news


  • Ailing Josh Donaldson not starting in Blue Jays' home opener

    Ailing Josh Donaldson not starting in Blue Jays' home opener

    At no point did the veteran who is expected to be central to the success of the Jays offence go anywhere near home plate however. They won 11-2 in 1980 and lost 15-4 two years later. "We all feel that, too, the guys on the field". "That will do wonders".
    Schools close amid Wisconsin manhunt for gun theft suspect

    Schools close amid Wisconsin manhunt for gun theft suspect

    Delavan-Darien schools will be open Friday, but, will be in a general or soft lockdown situation again as a precautionary measure. The FBI in Milwaukee said it's offering a $10,000 reward for information leading to the arrest of Jakubowski.
    Future uncertain for Reince Priebus, Steve Bannon in White House

    Future uncertain for Reince Priebus, Steve Bannon in White House

    An administration official played down Bannon's removal, saying he was only on the council to "babysit" Flynn. According to a Daily Beast report, Bannon calls Kushner "cuck" and "globalist" when Kushner isn't around.
  • Adidas, Carbon take giant step into mass customization of athletic shoes

    Adidas, Carbon take giant step into mass customization of athletic shoes

    It didn't say how much the Futurecraft 4D will cost, except to explain that it will come at a premium to start. What's interesting about this project is the challenges Adidas says Carbon's technology can solve.
    N. Korea fires ballistic missile ahead of Trump-Xi meeting

    N. Korea fires ballistic missile ahead of Trump-Xi meeting

    The hardened U.S. stance followed recent North Korean missile launches that Pyongyang described as practice for an attack on U.S. bases in Japan.
    Head of Trump-Russia probe under fire, won't step down

    Head of Trump-Russia probe under fire, won't step down

    House Speaker Paul Ryan continued to express confidence in Nunes Tuesday, saying there is no need for the chairman to resign. Spicer said that Yates had asked the Justice Department for permission to testify publicly and that it had been granted.
  • Reds recap: Cincinnati tops St. Louis, 8-0

    Reds recap: Cincinnati tops St. Louis, 8-0

    Matt Bowman had a ideal seventh for the Cardinals but Jonathan Broxton gave up a two-run homer to Scott Schebler in the eighth. The Yankees had taken a 5-1 lead thanks to early two-run homers from Matt Holliday and Gary Sanchez off Ubaldo Jimenez.
    Chinese plan for a 'new' economic zone fuels frenzy

    Chinese plan for a 'new' economic zone fuels frenzy

    According to Global Times , Xiongan is now an underdeveloped area but holds great potential for development. The new area has already received encouraging responses from property and stock markets earlier this week.

    Jon Jones as confident as ever while serving latest UFC ban

    Whatever the case may be, it'll be Cormier vs Johnson for the Heavyweight title at UFC 210 in Buffalo, NY this Saturday. Johnson is content that Cormier, 38, is the one navigating the drama this time around.
  • Jeep Grand Cherokee Reveals Its 707-Horsepower SUV

    Jeep Grand Cherokee Reveals Its 707-Horsepower SUV

    The 2017 Grand Cherokee SRT is priced at $66,895 and the new model will likely bear a price slightly higher than the previous one. The Detroit-built Trackhawk will debut at the 2017 NY auto show this week and is expected to arrive in dealerships this fall.
    Samsung Galaxy C7 Pro launched in India

    Samsung Galaxy C7 Pro launched in India

    In terms of optics, the smartphone features a 16-megapixel sensor on both the front and back with f/1.9 aperture. Samsung Galaxy C7 Pro features a 5.7-inch Full HD Super AMOLED display with 1080 x 1920 pixels resolution.
    At 73, Barry Manilow comes out of closet

    At 73, Barry Manilow comes out of closet

    I always have been", he said". "I'm glad he stayed", said the singer of such hits as " Mandy " and " Can't Smile Without You ". He said he kept silent on his almost four-decade relationship with a man to avoid disappointing fans.