After the expensive Galaxy S9 models, if there is something that Samsung is going to offer in a budget range then it should be the Galaxy S8 Lite. Looks like the company is still working on the S8 series even after tasting huge success of that lineup. So many rumors have surfaced only lately mentioning about the S8 Lite handset.
So, let us also find out what is smartphone is all about by going through its speculated features and specifications.
Several sources online are hinting at the device to feature an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 chipset instead of the Snapdragon 835, which is seen in Samsung Galaxy S8. Other than the Samsung Galaxy S8 Lite in UAE, there are also a few smartphones with the same processor like Xiaomi Mi Note 3 and Mi A2 among others. Know about the recently launched Xiaomi Mi A2 with excellent specifications and features. As reports suggest, the device will come with 4GB RAM and 64GB internal memory. It is still not known if it will have another variant with different RAM. And just like most of the handsets, this one too is most likely to feature a microSD card slot for additional data storage.
When it comes to software, it will very much run on the latest Android 8.1 Oreo operating system, which is gradually being rolled out to several devices out there. As most of the Samsung Galaxy S8 Lite specs are moderate, we can certainly expect its price in Dubai to be cheaper than the S8 model.
Talking about Samsung Galaxy S8 Lite features, its design looks identical to many other Samsung smartphones. It will follow the same design elements such as the curved edges, Infinity display and a combination of the front as well as rear glass build. Also, the aluminum frame on the sides is much expected. It might have a display screen measuring around 5.8-inches with a pixel resolution of 1080×2220. And the device is also anticipated to have an FHD+ infinity display. A few rumors are also hinting at the smartphone to have the fingerprint scanner positioned beside the main camera.
As for the optics, this striking phone is anticipated to come with a 16MP primary camera and sport an 8MP sensor at the front. Along with these, features such as phase detection autofocus, LED flash, and touch focus are also expected. In terms of battery, it might come equipped with a non-removable 3000mAh battery, but no information about its fast charging support is available. On the other hand, Samsung is also planning to release Galaxy Note 9, whose release date is still unknown. This upcoming Samsung Galaxy Note 9 leaks hint at a large display & massive battery.
Most of the online sources are hinting at the Samsung Galaxy S8 Lite release date in UAE to be on 21 May 2018. Besides, the company might launch them in both Black and Burgundy Red colors at a different Samsung Galaxy S8 Lite price in Dubai.
With most of the moderate features, Samsung might place it in the mid-range segment, above the budget smartphones such as Galaxy A8 and Galaxy A8 Plus. And according to speculations, the Samsung Galaxy S8 Lite price in UAE might be around AED 1652.