Samsung Galaxy S8 Release Date In Austria


The upcoming Samsung Galaxy S8 release date is just a few months away. Samsung may release it sooner than expected by everyone. According to the speculations circulating on the social media, Samsung Galaxy S8 release date in Austria will be 26th of February, 2017.

Samsung Galaxy S8 Release Date In Austria

Samsung Galaxy S8 Release Date In Austria

Traditionally, Samsung usually releases their flagship in March or April. This year, on 11th March 2016 Samsung Galaxy S7 was launched. An imprecise term is circulating in the media that Samsung will release their next flagship sooner than later.

Yes, they will release before the traditionally months of March and April. But there is a logic behind it. The logic is, Samsung has a strategy. The strategy to create hype for their Galaxy S-series model.

Samsung mostly launches S-series, a day before the Mobile World Congress (MWC). By this move, they cannot only create hype in Samsung Galaxy S-series event but during the MWC event also.

On 12th of March during the MWC event, the highlight of the event was Samsung Galaxy S7. Because it was launched just a day before the MWC event.


(Update 1: 17 February 2017) The release date is changed. Now it is 21st of April 2017. However, they will release it during the 1st week of May in Austria.

Samsung adopted this strategy to promote and publicize their product, and they have done it successfully in the past.

Samsung Galaxy S8 Release Date History

Galaxy VersionRelease Date
Samsung Galaxy S7March 11, 2016
Samsung Galaxy S6April 20, 2015
Samsung Galaxy S5April 11, 2014
Samsung Galaxy S4S4 April 27, 2013
Samsung Galaxy S3May 29, 2012
Samsung Galaxy S2May 2, 2011
Samsung Galaxy SJune 4, 2010

Samsung Galaxy S8 Price In Austria

The below table shows the model, storage, and price of Samsung Galaxy S8 in Austria.

Samsung Galaxy S832 GB€798.40
Samsung Galaxy S864 GB€887.11
Samsung Galaxy S8128 GB€975.83
Samsung Galaxy S8 Edge32 GB€887.11
Samsung Galaxy S8 Edge64 GB€975.83
Samsung Galaxy S8 Edge128 GB€1064.54