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A second-hand Samsung S8 in excellent condition ranges from R4,024 - R4,124. The same phone but in "good" condition ranges between R3,602 - R3,702, and all come with a 12-month warranty on Phonetradr in South Africa.
From top to bottom, the dimensions are 14.8 cm x 6.8 cm x 0.80 cm
You can get the Galaxy S8 in Midnight Black, Arctic Silver, Maple Gold, Coral Blue, and Orchid Gray.
The Galaxy S8 uses Gorilla Glass 5 for the screen as well as the back glass.
The Samsung S8 has a rating of “IP68” which means the device is fully protected from dust and can handle being under freshwater for up to 30 minutes at a depth of 1.5 metres.
Octa-core (4x2.3 GHz Mongoose M2 & 4x1.7 GHz Cortex-A53) - EMEA
The phone comes with 4G of RAM.
The Samsung Galaxy S8 comes with 64GB. But it has a Micro SD memory card slot so you can add up 200GB, which is equivalent to 40,000 photos. For a better picture on how much 64GB is, it equates to approximately 15,000 photos!
It has a 12-megapixel camera with a f1.7 aperture lens at the back and a 5-megapixel selfie camera at the front.
Yes, the Galaxy S8 can create the bokeh effect using its Select Focus Mode feature.
Visit your Settings, then tap “Sounds and Vibration” then select “Sound quality & effects” Then tap “Adapt Sound” and then “Personalised Sound” Now you’ll take the hearing test. Find a quiet place to sit and then connect your earphones or headphones to your phone The test will play a series of beeps in both of your ears. After each frequency, the test will ask if you can hear it. As you provide honest answers, your phone will create a personalised equalizer profile for you After the test is complete, you’ll be asked which ear you prefer to listen to phone calls. After that, the process is complete and your customised audio profile is complete!
We would recommend that you invest in a case or cover for your Samsung Galaxy S8. A good cover can protect your phone from cracked screens, from drops, dents, dirt, scratches and help keep it looking like new for when you’d like to sell it.
The average battery life is 17 hours. If you’re continuously browsing on WiFi, the battery lasts about 8 hours.