The Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+ received another price cut in India making the phones even more affordable for the masses. The move came in just at the time of Diwali which makes us think that Samsung wants to cash in on the huge demand around the festive season. Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+ were launched in India at a price of 57,000 and 64,00 Rupees respectively.
Samsung offered a price cut of 4000 Indian Rupees earlier this year followed by 2000 this week making the total discount amount to 6000 Indian Rupees. The Samsung Galaxy S8+ 6GB variant was launched for 74,900 INR which also received a total price cut of 9000 Indian Rupees last week. This move by Samsung makes the phones even more affordable for the Indian masses and gives it an advantage over the Apple iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus. The price cut of the Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+ was revealed by Mahesh Telecoms on twitter which is also reflected on Samsung’s official website.
Features of the Samsung Galaxy S8
The Samsung Galaxy S8 comes with the immensely powerful Snapdragon 835 processor in USA and an Exynos 8895 processor globally.The Samsung Galaxy S8 features 5.8 inches Super AMOLED display with a QuadHD resolution and an 18:9 aspect ratio. The excellent display is protected by Corning Gorilla 5. The phone is also IP68 certified which makes it waterproof in 1.5 meters of water for 30 minutes.
The RAM of Samsung Galaxy S8 is 4GB coupled with 64GB of onboard storage. There is also a 6GB variant on the Samsung Galaxy S8+ which comes with 128GB of memory.
The camera is a single lens 12MP unit with f/1.7 aperture while the front-facing snapper is a 8MP lens.
Price of the Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+:
The Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+ go for 53,900 and 58,900 Indian Rupees respectively after the price cuts. The prices cuts are reflected on all major e-commerce websites like Amazon and Flipkart as well as on all offline retail stores in India. There is an additional price cut of 4000INR if you chose to pay for your Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+ from HDFC credit and debit cards.