Samsung Electronics Corporation officially introduced a protected smartphone Galaxy S8 Active.
Active version is designed for outdoor enthusiasts and has a stronger body with a metal frame and plastic inserts in the corners. Thanks to this, the gadget can easily withstand falls from a height of 1.5 meters on a flat surface. Protection from water and dust is made according to IP68 classification, which means full dustproofness and the ability to operate the device even under water. In addition, the flat 5.8-inch Super AMOLED display is additionally protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 5. As a whole, the strength of the Samsung Galaxy S8 Active is in line with the military standard MIL-STD-810G.
And what’s inside?
Perhaps the most important change was the increase in the capacity of the battery to 4000 mAh. Otherwise, the technical specifications are similar to the usual Galaxy S8: 12-megapixel main and 8-megapixel front camera, Snapdragon 835 processor, 4 GB of operative and 64 GB of built-in flash memory. The operating system of the brutal S8 Active served as Android 7.0 Nougat.