Join us for a live blog of Samsung’s Galaxy Unpacked 2017 where the company is unveiling the Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8 Plus. Peter and Jacob of NJTechReviews are on site and will be reporting live!
Siram of Samsung is now on stage, talking about a whole new way to interact!
Samsung Pass is now working with the new password features, like Face Recognition and Iris Scanner.
Samsung Pay is back with a few updates as well on the S8 and S8 Plus. There have been a quarter of a billon transatcions to date with Samsung Pay, plus there are new partnerhsips for banks.
Samsung has brought back the Iris Scanner on the Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus. You also get Face Recognition, which has previosuly been on other Android smartphones.
Samsung is launchign a new wireless charging pad, but more improtanty they have a new 8-point saftey test.
This new processor is quite powwrful, but battery life is important. You get a 3,000mAh battery in the S8 and a 3,500mAh battery in the S8 Plus.
The new front camera is built for selfies, with smart auto focus– It comes in at 8 megapixels. You also get a 10nanonmeter processor inside this device.
However, there is no (PRODUCT)RED Galaxy S8 or Galaxy S8 Plus
The S8 and S8 Plus are dropping five colors!
There is an invisbile home button, which lays under the display, But it is still responsive.
They have a paertnerhip with Amazon, so that you can stream UHD content to mobile—This might be why there is Gigabit LTE connectivity inside!
While the display is big and the glass is curved, and with curved egdes. The display can get bigger, but still deliver a comfortable grip.
The S8 has an infitnity display, which means no bezels!
Justin Denison has taken the stage to go through the features!
It’s official the Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8 Plus are here.
In addition to the Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8 Plus, a new Gear360 with 4K recording is incoming
Samsung is expanding with a new level of innovation that encourages immersive experience
“Proud to mark the era of a new beginning of smartphone design”–one with no edges or limits
Speaking about the process of driving progress since they began in 1988.
Presiden of Samsung, DJ is on stage!
We should be underway in about 3 minutes!
We’re about to be live!