IN PICTURES: Samsung challenges Apple, bets revival on Galaxy S8

Samsung Electronics Co Ltd unveiled its Galaxy S8 flagship smartphone as it battles to regain the market leadership it lost to Apple Inc after the embarrassing withdrawal of the fire-prone Note 7s.

Boasting some of the largest wrap-around screens ever made, the long-awaited S8 is the South Korean technology company’s first new premium phone since its September recall of all Galaxy Note 7 smartphones equipped with fire-prone batteries.

This is how the S8 compares with rival Apple’s iPhone 7 and Google’s Pixel

This is how the S8 stacks up against its larger version, the S8 plus.

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