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Samsung Galaxy S8 rumor round-up
By Ng Chong Seng - 29 Mar 2017,6:00pm

Samsung Galaxy S8 rumor round-up

We can't stress enough how important this year's Galaxy S8 is for Samsung, especially in terms consumer confidence, which has taken a big dent following last year's Note 7 debacle. And while the S8 isn't expected to arrive until mid-April, the rumor mill has been churning non-stop. Will the S8 get a 4K screen? How about a Snapdragon 830 SoC? Or maybe an S Pen to pacify Note users and stop them from jumping ship? Here's a list of all the news and rumors (updated constantly, too!) we've regarding Samsung's next flagship Android phone until tonight's big reveal:

Samsung Galaxy S8 news and rumors

Samsung's on-screen fingerprint sensor rumored to cause display brightness issues

NEWS / 20 Jun 2017 / By Cookie Monster

This technical issue could result in the Galaxy Note 8 not having the on-screen fingerprint sensor.

Galaxy S8+ rated as the top smartphone by Consumer Reports

NEWS / 15 Jun 2017 / By Cookie Monster

Consumer Reports' latest smartphone ratings rank the Samsung Galaxy S8+ at the top of the chart.

Mophie brings wireless charging to the iPhone 7 via its charge force cases

NEWS / 07 Jun 2017 / By Cookie Monster

Mophie's latest charge force cases and charge force powerstation mini bring wireless charging for the Apple iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus

Bixby can now be used to check bank accounts and make payment in South Korea

NEWS / 04 Jun 2017 / By Cookie Monster

Galaxy S8 users in South Korea can now use Bixby to check their bank accounts and make payment.

Launch of Bixby Voice in the U.S reportedly delayed

NEWS / 02 Jun 2017 / By Cookie Monster

Another embarrassing delay for a key feature of the Samsung Galaxy S8.

Purported renders compare iPhone 8 with the iPhone 7 and Galaxy S8

NEWS / 01 Jun 2017 / By Cookie Monster

The two images should give you a better gauge of the iPhone 8's form factor.

Galaxy S8 is selling almost two times faster than the Galaxy S7

NEWS / 30 May 2017 / By Cookie Monster

Samsung is not shy about sharing the sales numbers of its Galaxy S8 phones.

8 cases you will want to get for your Samsung Galaxy S8

FEATURE / 25 May 2017 / By Cookie Monster

Looking for a protective casing for your new Samsung Galaxy S8 or S8+? Here are 8 of them that you can consider getting for your phone!

Samsung sold over 5 million units of Galaxy S8 in less than a month

NEWS / 18 May 2017 / By Cookie Monster

The Galaxy S8 and S8+ are selling like hotcakes around the world.

If you keep the display on, fast charging will not work on the Galaxy S8

NEWS / 16 May 2017 / By Cookie Monster

The fast charging of the Galaxy S8 and S8+ has its limitation. 

Galaxy Note 8 to sport a bigger display and better camera than the Galaxy S8?

NEWS / 16 May 2017 / By Cookie Monster

The rumor season for the Galaxy Note 8 has officially started.

Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+ review: The future is here

REVIEW / 14 May 2017 / By James Lu

The Galaxy S8 and S8+ are the most important phones Samsung has ever made; will they bring back glory to Samsung again? Let's find out!

Repair shops are happy with one worrying aspect of the Galaxy S8

NEWS / 13 May 2017 / By Cookie Monster

What is the one aspect of the Galaxy S8 that made a lot of repair shops happy?

McAfee's security software to be installed on Samsung PCs, Galaxy S8 and Smart TVs

NEWS / 10 May 2017 / By Cookie Monster

Samsung is strengthening its security software protection on its Smart TVs, PCs and Galaxy S8 smartphones.

Galaxy S8's Bixby Voice rolls out in South Korea, rest of the world could be next

NEWS / 02 May 2017 / By Cookie Monster

When will Bixby Voice be available in Singapore?

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