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I just tried some HDR on my friends S8+ and all I can say is that the future is here. It made my IPS phone screen look like something 10 years apart.

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Fire looked even more real than in Note 7 biggrin.gif
Good to know biggrin.gif
post #372 of 609
Dang it! I had already convinced myself that the S8+ was NOT the phone for me and to hold out for the Note 8 but of course now as you guys start getting your S8's in I am seriously jealous! Just have to stay calm, breathe, and tell myself that I made the right decision. Note 8 will have everything the S8 does and even more. Gonna be a long 4 months! redface.gif
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As a die hard nexus user since the Gnex I am really loving my S8. Very impressed with the stock experience they are providing now.
 
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Dang it! I had already convinced myself that the S8+ was NOT the phone for me and to hold out for the Note 8 but of course now as you guys start getting your S8's in I am seriously jealous! Just have to stay calm, breathe, and tell myself that I made the right decision. Note 8 will have everything the S8 does and even more. Gonna be a long 4 months! redface.gif
Don't worry I will let you know when I get that new "NOTE" under that new name cause from what i heard there is no NOTE anything
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Sorry get your facts straight.... Thanks
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http://www.digitaltrends.com/mobile/samsung-halts-galaxy-note-7-shipments-phones-catching-fire/

Sorry, let's clarify:

Yes, the particular battery used in the Note 7 (both of them from different manufacturers) were found to be defective due to a few reasons. However, none of the reasons were because of bad battery technology, but rather manufacturing defects that lead to overheating of the battery.

In the end, the specs remaining the same do not mean it is the same battery. At the same time, if it is the same battery, Samsung likely took what they found to be the batteries not effected by the flaws that were discovered by the research groups.
 
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For owners who'd like to share pics and discuss their new Galaxy S8's, I've created a thread in the Mobile Computing Forum › Phones section of the forum.

Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+ Owners Thread
     
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For owners who'd like to share pics and discuss their new Galaxy S8's, I've created a thread in the Mobile Computing Forum › Phones section of the forum.

Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+ Owners Thread
But all my friends are here.
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Dang it! I had already convinced myself that the S8+ was NOT the phone for me and to hold out for the Note 8 but of course now as you guys start getting your S8's in I am seriously jealous! Just have to stay calm, breathe, and tell myself that I made the right decision. Note 8 will have everything the S8 does and even more. Gonna be a long 4 months! redface.gif

I have not compared to S8 Edge so I do not know how different the screen is. I did test it against S4 which is also OLED and S8 just destroyed it so it's not OLED alone but HDR and 1000+ Nits.
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I have not compared to S8 Edge so I do not know how different the screen is. I did test it against S4 which is also OLED and S8 just destroyed it so it's not OLED alone but HDR and 1000+ Nits.

S4 screen was before OLED got awesome. Start from Note 4 or Note 5 up for comparisons....
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S4 screen was before OLED got awesome. Start from Note 4 or Note 5 up for comparisons....

OLED was always better. Yeah Nota 4 had the first 1440p but S4 was the first 1080p. I have seen a lot of OLED but never seen HDR in person. I can only imagine the future games with HDR but sadly by the time we get the quality of S8 screen on a PC it will be 4+ years.
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