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The amsung Galaxy S8 has been shown off online once more.

The new flagship Android smartphone is set to be officially revealed to the world next Wednesday, March 29th, but a host of major leaks has already given us a great look at the device.

Samsung is expected to reveal two new smartphones during its presentation with a standard Galaxy S8 and a larger S8+ both rumoured to be launching.

The S8 looks likely to include a host of new features such as improved photography and facial recognition for easy access to the device.

 

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The launch of the Samsung Galaxy S8 and Samsung Galaxy S8+ are now just a few days away, and leaks have already told us almost everything about the smartphones. The latest one comes in the form of press shots that show the device from two angles and various colour options. Alongside, prce details have been leaked.

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With Samsung’s Unpacked event inching closer, leaks and rumours regarding the Samsung Galaxy S8, S8+ have been going into overdrive.

The latest rumour points to Samsung doing a Sony and incorporating the ability to shoot super slow motion video into the Galaxy S8’s rear camera.

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The company is set to reveal its latest device at an event in New York on March 29th, finally ending months of speculation about what could be the biggest and best Samsung smartphone to date.

Expected to feature more powerful hardware than any previous device, the Galaxy S8 should also be Samsung’s most striking handset, with an all-new design dominated by a glorious edge-to-edge display.

However new reports have now also claimed that the device will come with some nifty accessories – and some that will look rather familiar to iPhone 7 users.

 

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After the launch of the Galaxy C7 Pro two months ago, Samsung has decided to launch to the Galaxy C5 Pro smartphone in China. The device is priced a CNY 2,499 (roughly Rs. 24,100) and is already available for pre-order on Samsung’s China website. The Samsung Galay C5 Pro will begin shipping from March 16.

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If all the leaks are true, there’s a lot to be excited about in the Samsung Galaxy S8. One of the big additions is Bixby. The new virtual assistant is even tipped to be accessible on all native apps. Now, a fresh leak gives an insight on how Bixby will work inside the Galaxy S8 camera app.

According to Sammobile, the device will give camera access to Bixby, and it will be able to perform a visual search or even text recognition. On the Samsung Galaxy S8, the camera app will integrate a Bixby button, which the user can activate to do a visual search on the thing that the camera is pointed towards.

The report states that ‘Bixby will analyse the image, and identify objects and text. It will help you search for that object, or use optical character recognition to process any text you point the phone at’. Bixby is a result of Samsung’s acquisition of Viv Labs- a company that was responsible for building Siri.

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Adding more features has always been Samsung’s approach with new flagships, but as the company is no doubt aware after the Galaxy Note7 literally burned out, everyone will be watching closely to see what new safety measures it includes on the S8.

What exactly can we expect from the S8? Here’s what we’re hearing from the rumor mill.

 

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The Samsung Galaxy J7 (2017), which was first spotted on India’s import/export tracking website Zauba back in October this year, has now been certified by the Bluetooth Special Interest Group (SIG). The device carries a model number of SM-J727V.

 

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The Samsung Galaxy S8 is surely one of the most anticipated smartphones of next year and information on the upcoming device continues to surface online. GizmoChina recently came across new renders of the phone, showing its stunning design.

Judging by the renders, the Galaxy S8 will be a gorgeous phone with dual-curved display. Samsung has reportedly decided to ditch the flat-screen variant and provide the phone in two curved-display variants. The decision was surely influenced by higher sales of the Galaxy S6 edge and S7 edge, compared to their flat-screen counterparts.

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Samsung Electronics has pledged to boost its 2016 dividend more than one-third to Won4tn ($3.5bn) and expand its share buyback programme, in a move aimed at assuaging investors’ anxieties over meagre returns and poor corporate governance.

The move by the South Korean technology group comes two months after Elliot Management, the activist hedge fund, launched a campaign for a slice of Samsung’s $60bn cash pile by calling for a special $27bn payout to shareholders.

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