The Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus were released by Samsung in March 2017.
Over five million units were sold within its first month, with an additional one million units booked before its release date in South Korea alone.
To date, Samsung reported the sales of the Galaxy S8 to be the best ever, with a 30% year-on-year increase from the S7 sales.
A used Samsung S8 averages around R3,500 - R6,500. A new one goes up to R12,000, making a secondhand one about 50% cheaper.
The Samsung S8 has a good resale value depending on its condition, it’s able to maintain 40-60% of its value if its sold within a year to two years.