Samsung’s upcoming rugged flagship smartphone is all but confirmed and today another set of information leaked online, pretty much revealing everything we need to know about the phone. The Samsung Galaxy S8 Active is expected to come in Meteor Gray and Titanium Gold and launch in the next week weeks, if not days.
The key differences between the normal Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8 Active are addition of MIL-STD 810G standard for durability, bigger battery (3,000 mAh vs. 4,000 mAh) and slightly bigger dimensions. The rest of the specs are the same.
Samsung Galaxy S8 Active specifications
5.8-inch Quad HD+ (2960 × 1440 pixels) Super AMOLED display with 570ppi, Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection
Octa-Core Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 with Adreno 540 GPU
4GB LPDDR4 RAM, 64GB storage (UFS 2.1), expandable memory with microSD
Android 7.0 (Nougat)
12MP Dual Pixel rear camera with LED Flash, f/1.7 aperture, 1/2.55″ sensor size, OIS, 1.4µm pixel size
8MP auto focus front-facing camera with f/1.7 aperture, 1/3.6″ sensor size, 1.22µm pixel size, 80-degree wide-angle lens
Sensors – Accelerometer, Barometer, Fingerprint Sensor, Gyro Sensor, Geomagnetic Sensor, Hall Sensor, Heart Rate Sensor, Proximity Sensor, RGB Light Sensor, Iris Sensor, Pressure Sensor
Water and dust resistant (IP68) + MIL-STD-810G
Dimensions: 152.14x 74.9×9.9mm; Weight: 207g
4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11ac (2.4/5GHz), VHT80 MU-MIMO, Bluetooth v 5.0 (LE up to 2Mbps), GPS with GLONASS, USB 3.1, NFC, MST
4000mAh battery with fast charging