Samsung simply launched two of probably the most hyped telephones of 2017, the Galaxy S8 and the Galaxy S8 Plus. Not solely are these the cutting-edge telephones on the Android market, they’re additionally a shot throughout the bows of Samsung's greatest rival within the smartphone enterprise, Apple. The iPhone has appeared the identical for 3 years in a row now whereas Samsung has iterated and improved its telephones by leaps and bounds annually. So even earlier than the brand new S8 and S8 Plus telephones had been launched, the iPhone was trying slightly dated. It isn't simply the design both. Samsung managed to make the S7 waterproof even with the three.5mm headphone jack whereas Apple's declare that they needed to ditch the jack to provide the iPhone 7 water resistance made it sound like that they had been out-engineered by Samsung. To make issues worse, the brand new Galaxy flagships from Samsung make even the design of the iPhone look dated. iPhones have by no means had the very best display screen to physique ratios, with their big chins and foreheads on their telephones, whereas Samsung has been working at shrinking the bezels on their telephones as a lot as doable for the previous few years.
The tip outcomes is that the Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus circumstances are each barely bigger than the display screen itself. The unimaginable 18.5: 9 ratio display screen would possibly take slightly getting used to and apps and the working system should be tweaked to make greatest use of all the additional actual property. Nonetheless, what makes it even worse is that the most recent Galaxy telephones make the iPhone 7 look dated and old school, an enormous insult for a corporation that not too way back sued Samsung for copying their design language.
An excessive amount of display screen to make use of safely?
Which brings us to the unique query posed initially of this piece. Do the brand new Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus have an excessive amount of display screen? After we say an excessive amount of display screen, we imply an excessive amount of for use and carried round in your hand and pocket with out the understanding that you’ll destroy the telephones when you drop them even as soon as. Additionally, when you do use one of many many Galaxy S8 circumstances or designer S8 Plus covers which are out there on-line from sellers, are you primarily ruining what’s an important function? There are actually hundreds of designer circumstances out there on-line for the brand new telephones already, although the telephones aren't even out there all over the world but.
Case makers are even permitting folks to create a customized case for the Samsung telephone that they will't even purchase but, in most nations. Consumers of Samsung's newest flagship telephones are simply going to need to resolve for themselves whether or not they need to reside life on the sting or defend their very costly new telephones with a protecting case.