Samsung Galaxy S8 and Samsung Galaxy S8 Edge release date are just a few months away because Samsung launch event may take place sooner than expectation. According to the latest news, Samsung may release their next flagship on 26th of February, 2016.
Samsung Galaxy S8 Edge Release Date
Samsung is going to release on 26th of February, 2017. A day before Mobile World Congress (MWC) which will be held on 27th of February. After researching on previous Samsung Galaxy S-series launch events, we come to know that Samsung usually launches their Galaxy S-series smartphones just a day before the MWC event.
The Samsung Galaxy S7 was launched on 11th of March 2016, and the MWC event took place on 12th of March.
Samsung adopts this promotional strategy deliberately, by this move they can create hype about their new device, but they can also create hype during the MWC event.
(Update 1: 17 February 2017) The release date is now confirmed as 21st of April 2017 and it is rumored that Samsung Galaxy S8 Edge may dub as Galaxy S8 Plus now.
Rumors and Confirmed News
The Samsung Galaxy S8 could be twice as fast as its predecessor. According to the news, the processor would be 10nm Exynos.
A new leak directly from the headquarters of Samsung confirms that the processor of Samsung Galaxy S8 will be fast twice as compare to Galaxy S7.
According to the news by Phone Arena, the upcoming flagship by Samsung is going to sport the 10nm SoC as it appears in the leaked documents. The documents are leaked by Samsung official. The official attempted to sell the information to the competitors of Samsung, which are based in China.
These days Samsung is busy in resolving Galaxy Note 7 battery issues. The Samsung officials hope that the release of Samsung Galaxy S8 and Samsung Galaxy S8 Edge would be vital in recovering from this Note 7 phase.
Yesterday, it was found out that many complaints against the Galaxy Note 7 were falsely made from different countries by 26 users.