AT&T will not have the Galaxy S8 Active market cornered for lengthy.
Samsung introduced on Tuesday that the extra sturdy model of its Galaxy S8 will come to T-Mobile and Sprint in November. There’s only one drawback: We do not fairly know precisely when. But the carriers will shed some mild on that — and pricing — quickly. We’ve requested them each, so verify again right here for updates. Sprint and T-Mobile will promote the S8 Active in Meteor Gray, whereas AT&T moreover sells it in Titanium Gold.
We dropped, froze and dunked the S8 Active, which comes with a “shatterproof” display screen, bolstered corners and a rubberized backing as an alternative of glbad. It additionally has an enormous four,00Zero-mAh battery, which gave our badessment unit 24 hours of battery life in our looping video playback badessments (in airplane mode). That’s an enormous badet.
Galaxy S8 Active vs. S8 in a case: Which is more durable?
Besides these small however important variations, the S8 Active shares the identical core and software program options because the Galaxy S8. There’s a bigger screen-to-body ratio with slimmer bezels, and a Bixby Voice button on the facet… that you may’t program to do anything.
There are some clear trade-offs with the S8 Active versus an S8 and a sturdy case, so ensure you know what they’re earlier than you determine which S8’s for you.
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