9.4 out of 10 based on 11862 reviews

Samsung Galaxy S8

SM-G950

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Best Price: $633

  • User Score (12476)
    8.8 8.8 from 12476 reviewers
  • Expert Score (87)
    9.1 9.1 from 87 reviewers
  • Design (419)
    10 10 from 419 reviewers
  • Value for money (5)
    8.9 8.9 from 5 reviewers
  • Features (2)
    9.7 9.7 from 2 reviewers
  • Ease of use (3)
    9.0 9.0 from 3 reviewers
  • Performance (3)
    9.7 9.7 from 3 reviewers
  • Sound quality (37)
    10 10 from 37 reviewers
  • Sound (3)
    8.2 8.2 from 3 reviewers
  • Overall quality (2)
    10 10 from 2 reviewers
  • Battery performance (27)
    8.9 8.9 from 27 reviewers
  • Display (24)
    10 10 from 24 reviewers
  • Functionality (101)
    10 10 from 101 reviewers
  • Build quality (22)
    9.6 9.6 from 22 reviewers
  • Camera (24)
    10 10 from 24 reviewers
  • Multimedia (23)
    10 10 from 23 reviewers
  • Battery life (308)
    9.7 9.7 from 308 reviewers
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  • Score Distribution

Experts:
9-10
(71)
7-8
(14)
5-6
(0)
3-4
(0)
1-2
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Users:
9-10
(8009)
7-8
(1356)
5-6
(466)
3-4
(368)
1-2
(925)
  • Expert Reviews

  1. Good Gear Guide

    Good Gear Guide
    10/10
    5 August 2017

    Samsung shovels in the features (as usual) but at least the important ones are good... Very good. It's not cheap but it excels where it matters and that camera is outstanding. It's the best phone you can buy. Read more

    • Very pretty, Very fast, Superb camera
    • Bixby virtual assistant is a joke, Average battery life
  2. Tech Guide

    Tech Guide
    10/10
    19 April 2017

    Samsung’s Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ are not just smartphones – they’re superphones. Apart from a slick design and incredible Infinity Display, the device backs up its supermodel looks with brains, performance and features that set it apart from anything else on the market today. Read more

    • Infinity Display, large screen in a small device, slick design, excellent camera, powerful processor, Samsung DeX, fast iris scanner, water resistant, good battery life. Bixby not ready yet. VERDICT: Samsung’s Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ are not just smartphones - they’re superphones. Apart from a s...
  3. Ausdroid

    Ausdroid
    9.4/10
    19 April 2017

    Samsung's Galaxy S8 could be the perfect phone. A little expensive, but offering incredible value for that price, the Galaxy S8 has a great camera, excellent performance, a battery that'll do most people all day, in a package that just works so well. Read more

  4. Bit.au

    Bit.au
    19 April 2017

    The presumptive heir to the best Android crown is here: the Samsung Galaxy S8. A few years ago, the race to be the world’s favourite Android phone designer was wide-open. HTC would win it one year, and then LG would dazzle the next. Read more

  • User Reviews

  1. Best phone ever!

    JB Hi-Fi
    10/10
    Reviewer: everythingapplepro, JB Hi-Fi
    7 days ago

    This is the best phone I have ever had. Coming from an iPhone 7, this phone just blows it out of the water. With its infinity display to it fast processor, this it truely a beast. Read more

  2. Great Phone

    Harvey Norman
    10/10
    Reviewer: Fabian46, Harvey Norman
    6 February 2018

    I bought the phone a month ago and I am very happy with the performance and battery, my last phone was S6 edge and you can feel the improvement in all aspects. Read more

  3. Samsung galaxy s8

    Bing Lee
    5.3/10
    Reviewer: NafM, Bing Lee
    26 March 2018

    1. After last update, it auto restart several times a day, Read more

  4. Samsung Galaxy S8 - Black

    The Good Guys
    10/10
    Reviewer: KIM, The Good Guys
    13 April 2018

    Read more

    • Love it and the fact that I can add an SD card is a bonus
    • Nothing so far
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