Product code: 51900123
A PA in your pocket, the Samsung Galaxy S8 brings you a one-stop dashboard combining Hello Bixby and Reminder. It is fitted with a powerful 10nm processor for smooth multi-tasking and has a water- and dust-resistant design to keep it protected from the harsh elements. Perfect for pairing with Gear VR (sold separately) to bring virtual reality to your everyday life, so you can make your gaming and movie sessions fully immersive.
The rounded corner Infinity Display and symmetrical metal sides blend effortlessly for a seamless look, offering a fully immersive experience thanks to its ultra-thin bezel and 18.5:9 ratio display.
The Galaxy S8's iris scanner provides excellent protection for your personal information without adding any inconvenience.
Whether you're capturing the city skyline or a special moment with friends, you'll take incredible pictures with the Galaxy S8's Dual Pixel 12MP main camera with F1.7 lens and enhanced image processing. The 8MP front-facing camera has facial recognition for smart autofocus to ensure you get great selfies each and every time.
Switching between devices
Samsung Connect enables you to control all of your Samsung smart devices remotely, so you can easily access your content. Plus, the Galaxy S8 is built to be used with the Gear VR and Gear 360 for a spectacular video and gaming experience, and lets you view your content on a large screen with Samsung DeX.
The device comes with AKG-tune earphones and enhanced audio technology to make your music sound spectacular.
Water and dust protection
The S8 has an IP68 protection rating, which makes it water resistant to a maximum depth of 1.5m for up to 30 minutes, as well as fully protected from dust, dirt and sand.
Compatible with Samsung Gear 360 action camcorder
Samsung's S8 device is designed to work with the Gear 360 camcorder (sold separately) to capture 360° videos and images.
Additional information: manufacturers often update their Operating System (OS) software over the course of a device’s lifespan – this means that your product might ship with a more advanced OS than specified.
We can help you get set up
Our specialist in-store Partners can help you to get set up on your new device right away. We can help with anything from transferring personal data from your old device to setting up any essential features.
Visit your local shop with your new device, or simply Click & Collect from a John Lewis & Partners when purchasing and an available Technical Support Partner can set it up for you.
- Accessories Included
- Handset Earphones tuned by AKG USB Type-C Cable Travel Adapter USB Connector (C to A) Micro USB Connector (C to B) Ejection Pin Ear Tips Quick Start Guide & Smart Switch Leaflet
- Band Type
Where your phone can be used around the world: Dual = Europe; Tri = Europe plus North America and the Caribbean; Quad = all of the previous plus Japan
- Quad Band
- Battery Life (Standby)
- Battery Life (Talk-time)
- Up to 20 hours
- Bluetooth Enabled
Bluetooth is a wireless way of transferring data between electronic devices over short distances
- Yes - 4.2
- Camera (front-facing)
Used for making video calls
- Camera (rear-facing)
A camera on the back of the device, typically used for taking photos and videos.
- Cellular Generation
- H14.89 x W6.81 x D0.8cm
- Quad HD Dual edge Super AMOLED
- Hard drive
Stores files like videos and images, and programmes such as games. A portion of this may already be allocated to data like your operating system
- Internal Storage
- Location Services
- via BeiDou, via GLONASS, via GPS
- Manufacturer Part Number (MPN)
- Memory (RAM)
- Memory Card Slots
Memory Card Slots
A memory card slot allows you to transfer photos and files directly from a memory card. Please check that the slot type is compatible with your memory card type
- microSD up to 256GB
- Model name / number
- Galaxy S8 Black SM-G950FZKABTU
- NFC enabled
Devices with NFC (Near Field Connection) can be tapped together to establish a wireless connection for sending or streaming files and other data
- Operating System Filter
- Operating system
Determines the interface you see on screen and the types of programmes you can run.
- Android 7 Nougat
- Pixels Per Inch (PPI)
Pixels Per Inch (PPI)
The number of pixels per square inch of screen. A higher picture resolution makes for greater clarity, depth and detail in the image. Higher resolutions screens also make it harder to distinguish individual pixels from a close distance
Ports used to connect other devices, for example USB to connect peripherals or HDMI to connect to a high definition display. There may be different types of ports, eg. some USB ports can charge a plugged in device while the unit is in sleep mode
- USB Type-C, 3.5mm audio out
The processor (also called CPU) is the "brain" of your computer and enables programmes to run. Modern processors feature multiple cores that can adapt the speed they run at depending on the task
- Octa core, 64 bit, 10 nm process
- Processor speed
Determines how quickly programmes run. Processors with 'Turbo Boost' can enhance their performance to deal with more demanding tasks and often have multiple cores. Measured in GHz
- SIM Card Type
SIM Card Type
The size of SIM card required
- Screen Resolution
Picture quality defined by the number of individual dots (pixels) used to create an image. The higher the number of pixels, the higher the image quality.
- 2960 x 1440 pixels
- Screen size
The size of the device's screen, usually measured diagonally in inches
- Touch Screen
Unpackaged weight of the product
- Wireless networking
- Wi-Fi- 802.11ac/a/b/g/n