The Galaxy Note 7 was the first Samsung smartphone with iris scanners . This component should find a place on Galaxy S8 along with another important innovation. The suppliers of the Korean manufacturer confirmed that the new smartphone will have a dual rear camera a now common feature for high-end devices.
After the fiasco of the Galaxy Note 7, Samsung is obliged to announce a product that allows to recover market share and reputation. The launch of Galaxy S8 is scheduled for February 26 at Mobile World Congress 2017, but in the coming months will begin to circulate numerous rumors on the smartphone. The Korean company has sent an email to employees and suppliers, with a request to prevent the advance dissemination of information that could cause “enormous financial risks and loss of confidence.” Unfortunately for Samsung, the board has already proved useless.
Some vendors have even stated that the Galaxy S8 integrate a dual rear camera . This change from the current Galaxy S7 will increase profits, since for each unit will serve two modules and two lenses, as well as other expensive components. Despite the production of the Galaxy Note 7 has been interrupted, the Korean manufacturer will continue to pay suppliers who have made parts of the phablet.
In anticipation of the new top of the range, Samsung has increased production of the Galaxy S7 / S7 edge the two models offered in exchange for the Galaxy Note 7 withdrawn from the market. The market share of Galaxy S7 has increased by 16.1% in South Korea and the three major telecom operators sell almost 15,000 units per day, about 5,000 more than the average. We must however point out that the new iPhone 7 will only be available from 21 October.