Nov 03, 2016 08:14 AM EDT

After The Doomed Samsung Note 7, Is Samsung Galaxy S8 The Company’s Saving Grace?

By Din Rose

Soon after the catastrophic incident of Samsung Note 7, rumors of Samsung's newest flagship phone raved the internet. Obviously, Samsung Galaxy S8 has something to be talked about; The smartphone is supposed to be a bezel-trimmed and accessorized by Samsung's new voice assistant, "Bixby".

The Samsung Galaxy S8 will be expected to receive a major overhauled design, it will be the most exciting leading smartphone in the market. Unquestionably, the Korean company will be left behind with the latest non-home button design. More smartphone manufacturers led by Xiaomi already abandoned this feature and promoting a more sleek, bezel-less design.

Meanwhile, Apple has also announced a full-body ration phone in its next phone released. The companies opt for functionality, giving a more practical gadget to the users.

Techradar reports, a 5.2-inch 2160 x 4096 possible screen-size for Samsung Galaxy S8. Also, curved screen will be an addition to the upcoming model edgy design.

Samsung Mobile President Dong-jin Koh said: "Samsung has considered that it would make the edge display the identity of the Galaxy S smartphone lineup."

A prediction of two cellphone version is also given by Trusted Reviews, a 5.1 inch and 5.5-inch version could be the possible sizes. Though, more reports surface that immerse use of VR device could derail that. The screen size should offer a visible experience for the users to be able to use the device out most.

On the other hand, one more new additional feature creates buzz for Samsung Galaxy S8, it is the incorporation of Samsung's new voice assistant, 'Bixby'. IB Times supported this, they reported that Samsung filed exclusivity for the word. Th filing speculation that the AI assistant will similarly be Apple's 'Siri'.

Accordingly, other upgrades include:

A dual-lens camera

A 30MP rear camera

An 8MP front-facing snapper

A 4200mAh battery

A 3GHz Exynos 8895 processor in some regions

A 3.2GHz octa-core Snapdragon 830 chip in the US

6GB of RAM

An iris scanner

The Viv AI assistant

A fingerprint scanner in the screen

A mini projector

Source: Tech Radar

In conclusion, Samsung Galaxy S8 could really be a saving grace to Samsung Note 7 disaster. If the company will push through with the designs, this would a monster smartphone that will eat all its competition.

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