Samsung's Assistant Bixby in Tough Challenge to Rivals

Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus hands-on review

Samsung Galaxy S8 owners can connect to the new Samsung Gear 360 camera to take stunning images and record videos in 4K.

"The Galaxy S8 is the most important phone for Samsung in a decade and every aspect will be under the microscope following the Note 7 recall", said Ben Wood, a smartphone industry analyst with UK-based CCS Insight. Among with these technologies, the most surprising things about the Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus for the smartphone fans and the mobile industry is the 3.5mm headphone jack.

A war is being waged inside the Samsung Galaxy S8's curved display, a war of the AIs.

Fitted with two size variants - 5.8 and 6.2 inches, the two models include Samsung's latest voice assistant Bixby, competing in a crowded marketplace that includes competitors such as Apple Siri, Google Assistant and Amazon Alexa. The company has made sure that the upcoming Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8 Plus will be free from such explosion issues and will successfully grab the users attention.

And perhaps in an effort to appease those that begrudge having to tap their digits on the back of the phone rather than the front, the company also added a new facial recognition feature to the front of the device.

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With Samsung already launching their flagship phone for the year in Galaxy S8, all eyes are shifted to Apple's counter release of their solid plans against their strongest competitor.

We also took a brief look at its new security features - like its relocated fingerprint scanner, its Iris scanner and its face recognition.

Just recently, we received a report that the unlocked Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus will soon be available for purchase. The new phones will be rolled out starting April 21, Samsung announced.

Both the Samsung devices are equipped with Quad HD+ Super AMOLED displays with 2960 x 1440 pixel resolution.

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