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Summary
89%
78%
Display

6.2" (15.75 cm)

1440x2960 px, 531 PPI

6.3" (16 cm)

1080x2340 px, 409 PPI

Performance

Quad + Quad Core

2.3 GHz + 1.7 GHz, 4 GB RAM

Dual + Hexa Core

2 GHz + 1.7 GHz, 6 GB RAM

Storage

64 GB

256 GB (Expandable)

128 GB

512 GB (Expandable)

Camera

12 MP (Primary)

8 MP(Front)

32 MP + 8 MP + 5 MP (Primary)

16 MP(Front)

Battery

3500 mAh

24 h talktime (3G)

3500 mAh

29 h talktime (4G)

Expert Rating

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User Rating

★★★★★
★★★★★

4.6/5 based on 2,002 ratings

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3.8/5 based on 12,173 ratings

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General
Launch Date

May 5, 2017 (Official)

June 18, 2019 (Official)

Brand

Samsung

Samsung

Model

Galaxy S8 Plus

Galaxy M40

Operating System

Android v7.0 (Nougat)

Android v9.0 (Pie)

Custom UI

Samsung One UI

SIM Slot(s)

Dual SIM, GSM+GSM

Dual SIM, GSM+GSM, Dual VoLTE

SIM Size

SIM1: Nano
SIM2: Nano (Hybrid)

SIM1: Nano
SIM2: Nano (Hybrid)

Network

4G: Available (supports Indian bands)
3G: Available, 2G: Available

4G: Available (supports Indian bands)
3G: Available, 2G: Available

Fingerprint Sensor

yes

yes

Quick Charging

yes Fast

yes Fast

Design
Size Compare
Size Compare
Dimensions

Height: 159.5 mm
Width: 73.4 mm
Thickness: 8.1 mm

Height: 155.3 mm
Width: 73.9 mm
Thickness: 7.9 mm

Weight

173 grams

168 grams

Build Material


Back: Gorilla Glass


Back: Plastic

Colours

Midnight Black, Orchid Gray, Coral Blue, Arctic Silver, Maple Gold

Midnight Blue, Seawater Blue, Cocktail Orange

Waterproof

yes Water resistant (up to 30 minutes in a depth of 1.5 meter), IP68

Ruggedness

Dust proof

Display
Excellent
Below Average
Screen Size

6.2 " (15.75 cm)

6.3 " (16 cm)

Screen Resolution

1440 x 2960 pixels

1080 x 2340 pixels

Aspect Ratio

18.5:9

19.5:9

Bezel-less display

yes

yes with punch-hole display

Pixel Density

531 ppi

409 ppi

Display Type

Super AMOLED

PLS TFT LCD

Screen Protection

Corning Gorilla Glass v5

Corning Gorilla Glass v3

Touch Screen

yes Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch

yes Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch

Screen to Body Ratio (claimed by the brand)

91.8 %

Screen to Body Ratio (calculated)

83.7 %

84.71 %

Performance
Very Good
Very Good
Chipset

Samsung Exynos 9 Octa 8895

Qualcomm Snapdragon 675

Processor

Octa core (2.3 GHz, Quad core, M2 Mongoose + 1.7 GHz, Quad core, Cortex A53)

Octa core (2 GHz, Dual core, Kryo 460 + 1.7 GHz, Hexa Core, Kryo 460)

Architecture

64 bit

64 bit

Graphics

Mali-G71 MP20

Adreno 612

RAM

4 GB

6 GB

Storage
Best in Class
Best in Class
Internal Memory

64 GB

128 GB

Expandable Memory

yes Up to 256 GB

yes Up to 512 GB

User Available Storage

Up to 52.3 GB

Up to 105 GB

USB OTG Support

yes

yes

Camera
Excellent
Very Good
Main Camera
Camera Setup

Single

Triple

Resolution

12 MP f/1.7 (upto 8x Digital Zoom), Wide Angle Primary Camera(26 mm focal length, 2.55" sensor size, 1.4µm pixel size)

32 MP f/1.7 (upto 8x Digital Zoom) Primary Camera(0.8µm pixel size)8 MP f/2.2, Wide Angle, Ultra-Wide Angle Camera(12 mm focal length)5 MP f/2.2, Depth Camera

Sensor

Exmor-RS CMOS Sensor

Autofocus

yes Phase Detection autofocus, Dual Pixel autofocus

yes

Physical Aperture

F1.7

F1.7

Optical Image Stabilisation

yes

no  No

Flash

yes Dual-color LED Flash

yes LED Flash

Image Resolution

4000 x 3000 Pixels

6500 x 4920 Pixels

Settings

Exposure compensation, ISO control

Exposure compensation, ISO control

Shooting Modes

Continuos Shooting, High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)

Continuos Shooting, High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)

Camera Features

8 x Digital Zoom, Auto Flash, Digital image stabilization, Face detection, Touch to focus

8 x Digital Zoom, Auto Flash, Face detection, Touch to focus

Video Recording

3840x2160 @ 30 fps, 1920x1080 @ 60 fps, 1280x720 @ 120 fps

3840x2160 @ 30 fps

Front Camera
Camera Setup

Single

Single

Resolution

8 MP f/1.7 Primary Camera(25 mm focal length, 3.6" sensor size, 1.22µm pixel size)

16 MP f/2.0 Primary Camera

Autofocus

yes

no  No

Physical Aperture

F1.7

F2.0

Flash

yes Screen flash

no  No

Camera Features

Wide Angle Selfie

Video Recording

1920x1080 @ 30 fps

1920x1080 @ 30 fps

Battery
Very Good
Very Good
Capacity

3500 mAh

3500 mAh

Type

Li-ion

Li-ion

User Replaceable

no  No

no  No

TalkTime

Up to 24 Hours(3G)

Up to 29 Hours(4G)

Wireless Charging

yes

Quick Charging

yes Fast

yes Fast

Network & Connectivity
SIM Size

SIM1: Nano
SIM2: Nano (Hybrid)

SIM1: Nano
SIM2: Nano (Hybrid)

Network Support

4G (supports Indian bands), 3G, 2G

4G (supports Indian bands), 3G, 2G

VoLTE

yes

yes

SIM 1

4G Bands:
TD-LTE 2300(band 40)
FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 2600(band 7) / 900(band 8) / 700(band 28) / 1900(band 2) / 1700(band 4) / 850(band 5) / 700(band 17) / 800(band 20)
3G Bands:
UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz
2G Bands:
GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz
4G Speed:
150 Mbit/s ↑ 1024 Mbit/s ↓ (LTE category 16)
3G Speed:
HSDPA 42.2 Mbit/s ↓, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s ↑
GPRS:
Available
EDGE:
Available
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4G Bands:
TD-LTE 2300(band 40) / 2500(band 41)
FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 900(band 8) / 850(band 5)
3G Bands:
UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz
2G Bands:
GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz
GPRS:
Available
EDGE:
Available
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SIM 2

4G Bands:
TD-LTE 2300(band 40)
FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 2600(band 7) / 900(band 8) / 700(band 28) / 1900(band 2) / 1700(band 4) / 850(band 5) / 700(band 17) / 800(band 20)
3G Bands:
UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz
2G Bands:
GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz
4G Speed:
150 Mbit/s ↑ 1024 Mbit/s ↓ (LTE category 16)
3G Speed:
HSDPA 42.2 Mbit/s ↓
GPRS:
Available
EDGE:
Available
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4G Bands:
TD-LTE 2300(band 40) / 2500(band 41)
FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 900(band 8) / 850(band 5)
3G Bands:
UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz
2G Bands:
GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz
GPRS:
Available
EDGE:
Available
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SAR Value

Head: 0.200 W/kg

Wi-Fi

yes Wi-Fi 802.11, a/ac/b/g/n/n 5GHz, MIMO

yes Wi-Fi 802.11, a/ac/b/g/n/n 5GHz

Wi-Fi Features

Wi-Fi Direct, Mobile Hotspot

Wi-Fi Direct, Mobile Hotspot

Bluetooth

yes v5.0

yes v5.0

GPS

yes with A-GPS, Glonass

yes with A-GPS, Glonass

NFC

yes

yes

USB Connectivity

Mass storage device, USB charging

Mass storage device, USB charging

USB Type-C

yes (Doesn`t support micro-USB)

yes (Doesn`t support micro-USB)

Multimedia
FM Radio

no  No

yes

Loudspeaker

yes

yes

Audio Jack

3.5 mm

USB Type-C

Audio Features

Dolby Atmos

Special Features
Fingerprint Sensor

yes

yes

Fingerprint Sensor Position

Rear

Rear

Heart Rate Monitor

yes

IRIS Scanner

yes

Other Sensors

Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Barometer, Compass, Gyroscope

Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Compass, Gyroscope

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  • Does Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus support OTG?

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    Answered By Tisha Rangarajan | 2 years ago
    Yes it has otg ,Other connectivity section, the smartphone offers a wide range of options like a single SIM slot, 4G, Wi-Fi 802.11, a/b/g/n, advanced Bluetooth v4.2, mobile hotspot, Wi-Fi Direct, A-GPS, Glonass, a type C USB port and NFCSamsung Galaxy S8 Plus
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    Answered By Aashish Chandrasekar | 2 years ago
    Galaxy S8 Plus has a 12 MP primary camera and an 8 MP front camera. The quality output from both the shooters is awesome but is not enable to enhance the depth-in-field effect like other phones with the dual-camera setup.
    You can see full specs here: Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus
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    Answered By a*2*2*a*6*3*c*5* | 9 months ago
    No  the finger print scanner is located at the rear side of Samsung Galaxy M40.
  • Which Phone is better between Galaxy S8/S8 Plus and LG G6 and Apple iPhone 7/7 Plus ?

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    Answered By Chhabi Srivastava | 2 years ago
    All of them are great phones in their own ways but personally I like Samsung Galaxy S8/S8 Plus coz they have curved display, most powerful processor , brilliant quality cameras . Moreover , I am a Samsung lover when it comes to Android phones. I like the IRIS Scanner feature in it. I really happy after purchasing Galaxy S8.
  • Does Samsung Galaxy M40 support 5G?

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    Answered By Pavithra Subramanium | 9 months ago

    No, Samsung Galaxy M40 does not support 5G. 5G is pretty new technology in the market, and very few mobiles support 5G.

    You can check the specs of Samsung Galaxy M40 here: Samsung Galaxy M40

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