Watch the Samsung Galaxy S8's face recognition get fooled by a photo


Some Galaxy S8 units will feature Samsung's own ISOCELL S5K2L2 sensor, while others pack Sony's IMX333 sensor.

For example, the company touted a new facial-scanning feature that allows users to unlock their Galaxy S8 with their face.

After the devastating end of Samsung Galaxy Note 7, people have become more concerned about the battery issues related to the smartphone launched by the company.

After launching its new flagship smartphone in NY last week - the Galaxy S8 - users lucky enough to get their hands on the device have found a slight problem with its facial recognition security feature.

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Both versions of the Galaxy S8, the 5.8-inch and the larger 6.2-inch S8 Plus, are now available for preorder and are expected to hit the US market on April 21 at a cost of $720.

This trailblazer of a smartphone will feature a display that is foldable with a special hinge set to be the foundation of this design.

It's much faster than using the iris or fingerprint scanner. The second surprise though, was that Samsung had teamed up with Microsoft to sell a "Microsoft Edition" Galaxy S8. Firstly, was the announcement of Samsung DeX, which we went in to detail on yesterday.

Samsung has finally introduced its Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8 Plus, two smartphones that come with some impressive specifications. In fact, many have perceived the Samsung Galaxy S line of flagship phones as responses to Apple's innovative originals, even though that has not always been the case. The new smartphones are powered by the new octa-core Exynos processors with 4GB RAM and 64GB internal storage. A Samsung spokesperson told Mashable that members of the media ran similar experiments before the unveiling but were unable to unlock their devices.