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Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus goes on sale at Microsoft Online Store

Microsoft in partnership with Samsung started selling Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus back in April through offline stores. Now they’ve arrived in online stores and are on sale at Microsoft Store.

Microsoft sells special Microsoft Edition of Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus at it stores that still come with default Andriod OS but custom Microsoft recommended apps. The device has Microsoft apps such as Cortana, Outlook, Office suite, Microsoft launcher and more pre-installed instead of Google suite of apps. That’s as far as Microsoft branding goes for both the devices.

The device is available as both unlocked and carrier locked online. Currently, Verizon and AT&T models can be purchased in colors Silver and Black, but there’s an extra option Orchid Gray color in the later.

Unlocked Galaxy S8 is priced at $724.99, while S8+ is available for $824.99.

You can take a look at the specs below:

Samsung Galaxy S8 Samsung Galaxy S8+
Display 5.8-inch Quad HD+ Super AMOLED
2960 x 1440 resolution
570 ppi
18.5:9 aspect ratio
6.2-inch Quad HD+ Super AMOLED
2960 x 1440 resolution
529 ppi
18.5:9 aspect ratio
Processor U.S.: 64-bit octa-core (2.35GHz Quad + 1.9GHz Quad) Qualcomm Snapdragon 835, 10 nm process-global: 64-bit octa-core (2.3GHz Quad + 1.7GHz Quad) Samsung Exynos 8895, 10 nm process U.S.: 64-bit octa-core (2.35GHz Quad + 1.9GHz Quad) Qualcomm Snapdragon 835, 10 nm process-global: 64-bit octa-core (2.3GHz Quad + 1.7GHz Quad) Samsung Exynos 8895, 10 nm process
RAM 4 GB
LPDDR4
4 GB
LPDDR4
Storage 64 GB
USF 2.1
64 GB
USF 2.1
MicroSD Yes, up to 256 GB Yes, up to 256 GB
Cameras Rear: 12 MP Dual Pixel sensor, f/1.7 aperture, OISFront: 8 MP sensor, f/1.7 aperture Rear: 12 MP Dual Pixel sensor, f/1.7 aperture, OISFront: 8 MP sensor, f/1.7 aperture
Battery 3,000 mAh
Fast charging
3,500 mAh
Fast charging
Wireless charging Yes, Qi and PMA Yes, Qi and PMA
Water resistance IP68 dust and water resistance IP68 dust and water resistance
Connectivity Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4/5 GHz), VHT80 MU-MIMO,1024QAM
Bluetooth 5.0 (LE up to 2 Mbps)
ANT+
USB Type-C
3.5 mm headphone jack
NFC
Location (GPS, Galileo, Glonass, BeiDou)
Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4/5 GHz), VHT80 MU-MIMO,1024QAM
Bluetooth 5.0 (LE up to 2 Mbps)
ANT+
USB Type-C
3.5 mm headphone jack
NFC
Location (GPS, Galileo, Glonass, BeiDou)
SIM Nano-SIM Nano SIM
Software Android 7.0 Nougat Android 7.0 Nougat
Dimensions and weight 148.9 x 68.1 x 8mm
155 g
159.5 x 73.4 x 8.1 mm
173 g

 

You can order Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus online at Microsoft Store here.

Via MSPU
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