After the Galaxy Note 7 fiasco, South Korean tech giant wants to ensure that the upcoming Galaxy S8 launch not only goes without any setback and drawback, but it should be extra special in every way because they want to retrieve and restore the trust of the customers and also its goodwill in the smartphone market. Samsung Galaxy S8 is coming up with some amazing specs and features as the rumors are indicating, but in that process, the Samsung Galaxy S8 release date is becoming topsy-turvy.
(Update 1: 17 February 2017) There was numerous news about the release date in the last couple of months, but now the stable news about the release date is confirmed as 21st of April 2017. However, the launch date is predicted to be 29th of March 2017.
Samsung Galaxy S8 Release Date: 26 Feb, 29 Mar, 15 Apr, 18 Apr, Take Your Pick
The most speculated date is 26th of February, then we heard about 18th of April, then 15th of April turn comes, and the latest rumor is about 29th of March. We have listened even more than four release dates. Now it is hard to trust any of them.
We listed down what we have heard about the Galaxy S8 release date up till now with our thoughts. Hopefully, we give you enough information that you can come up with your conclusions.
Samsung Galaxy S8 Release Date: 26 February
It is the most speculated date a few days ago that Samsung will launch Galaxy S8 during the MWC event. It seems unlikely now because many other smartphone companies already sent their invites for the press event of MWC, but Samsung is not one of them.
Samsung Galaxy S8 Release Date: 29 March
The latest speculated date is 29th of March. The Twitter tipster Ricciolo claims that a “little bird” told him about this date. He also states that Samsung S8 will be revealed at MWC event to only a few partners and retailers, not press.
Samsung Galaxy S8 Release Date: 15 April
The ET News of Korea cites “industry sources” that Galaxy S8 will be launched on 15th of April. The time matches the rumor earlier in December that Samsung will launch Galaxy S8 in mid-April and you do not get more mid than 15th of April.
Samsung Galaxy S8 Release Date: 18 April
The 18th of April release date appear on Naver that Samsung Galaxy S8 release event will take place in New York on 18th of April.
We do not know about you, but we are still not sure about the release date as Samsung has not said anything officially so that we can take it with just a grain of salt.