Beginning with the camera, South Korean site ETNews reports that Samsung is looking to improve Samsung Galaxy S8 front camera, and is expected to introduce autofocus for its selfie lens as well – a first for the company if true – but not the first time this functionality is being rumoured. Furthermore, the report tips that the Samsung Galaxy S8 will see the iris recognition feature that was first introduced in the Samsung Galaxy Note 7. The iris recognition feature will allow users to unlock their smartphone just by looking at it.
Samsung Galaxy S8 Dimensions
The Samsung Galaxy S8’s dimensions have also been unveiled. According to GSMArena, the big Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus measures 152.38×78.51×7.94mm, while the Samsung Galaxy S8 measures at 140.14×72.20×7.30mm. The Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus variant is significantly larger than the predecessor Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge. The dimensions tip screen sizes of 6.3-inch and 5.7-inch for the Galaxy S8 Plus and the Galaxy S8, in line with a previous leak tipping 6.2-inch and 5.7-inch screen sizes respectively.
The Samsung Galaxy S8 is expected to have thin top and bottom bezels, with no buttons for navigation. The smartphone’s display is tipped to integrate 3D Touch functionality, an on-display optical fingerprint scanner, and a virtual assistant called Bixby is also expected to be introduced.