Microsoft has started selling the new Samsung Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ smartphones in the United States. Since, Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ are the most popular high end Android smartphones in the market for the current tech period, Microsoft too has showed interest on selling these phones and see, they are finally listed on the official Microsoft’s Store.
Interestingly, the phones are listed at the same price tags as on Samsung’s official website or we can store. The unlocked version of the Galaxy S8 is available at $725, while the Galaxy S8+ is available at $825 on the official Microsoft’s store. If you want to go for some different carrier, the same phones are available to purchase from different carriers such as AT&T and Verizon for the people of the United States.
If you are ready purchase either Samsung Galaxy S8 or Galaxy S8+ in the coming days, Microsoft’s Black Friday deals are waiting for you. With the Black Friday deals on Microsoft’s official store, you will get an eye popping discounts on these new phones.
On the Black Friday, you will get discount of $150 on the base price of the phones which means the Galaxy S8 will be available at $575 and the Galaxy S8+ will be available at $675. The official sale or we can say Black Friday deals on Microsoft’s online store will take place from November 23.
People are still eyeing on this phone and those who are using an older Galaxy S series smartphones are too eagerly waiting to upgrade their existing devices. Well, the wait is finally going to be over as you will get good discount on both these devices from Microsoft so you can own them at an affordable price tags.
Being Microsoft’s editions, we are still unable to know the exact software and functions on these new Galaxy devices. We don’t even know whether these phones will be the Microsoft edition or the normal unlocked version. More details will be revealed by the giant in the coming days.
Microsoft’s editions will be studded with more apps and functions such as Cortana and Outlook. These will come as pre-installed software on the devices. The other Galaxy S8 editions will have more useful apps such as OneDrive, Skype and Microsoft Roster.
As far as the specifications are concerned, both the devices, Samsung Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8 Plus carry a bunch of common specs including the same processor Snapdragon 835 chipset. There will be the same 4GB of RAM to run the devices. The Galaxy S8 features a 5.8 Inch display while the Galaxy S8 Plus features 6.2 Inch display. The Galaxy S8 is backed up by a 3,000 mAh of battery while the Galaxy S8 Plus has a 3,500 mAh of battery capacity.
Apart from this, Samsung is currently preparing for the final Android 8.0 Oreo update for their high end smartphones, Galaxy S8, Galaxy S8+ and Galaxy Note 8. The giant has already released a second beta update for the Galaxy S8 phone. The company claims that, they will make the Android 8.0 Oreo update official to their devices in the early 2018.
Additionally, Samsung has also introduced a stunning new Burgundy Red variant of the Samsung Galaxy S8 smartphone in the Chinese market. It is still unclear whether this new Burgundy Red Variant of the Galaxy S8 would be available outside Chinese market. There is no any report or news on the availability of this red variant. Samsung too has a bunch of products for the upcoming Black Friday, you can find out the most interesting and affordable Black Friday Deals on the Samsung’s official website. So go ahead, and explore the live deals now!
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