Galaxy S8 layout (and Galaxy S8+ layout) guide shows you the location and explains the functions of the buttons, cameras, sensors, ports, SIM card slot, NFC antenna and other components in Galaxy S8 and S8+.
You should spend a few mins to familiarize yourself with Galaxy S8 layout when you get the phone so that you can use Galaxy S8 and S8+ properly and effectively.
Please note, as explained in Galaxy S8 specs and Galaxy S8+ specs, the only difference between Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+ is the size of the two phones (Galaxy S8+ is bigger with a bigger battery).
The layout of Galaxy S8 is identical to Galaxy S8+ layout.
Galaxy S8 layout: front view
The front view of Galaxy S8 layout is illustrated below.
Screen and edge screen
Samsung touts the infinity display as one of the major new design features of Galaxy S8 and S8+. This is evidenced by the front view of Galaxy S8 and S8+.
About 85% of the Galaxy S8 and S8+ front is occupied by the screen.
Because curved screen is used in Galaxy S8 (and S8+), edge screens can be found in both sides.
Power key is still in the right side and volume keys in the left in the front view of Galaxy S8 layout.
A new Bixby button was added below volume button.
There are no capacitive buttons in Galaxy S8 and S8+.
The back and recent buttons are software based as shown above. You can re-order Galaxy S8 navigation buttons.
Home button is embedded into the screen. You can keep it on all the time if you want.
Sensors,LED and front-facing cameras