Smartphones screen are the most sensitive and most prone parts of your phone. The S8 Plus is no different. It is, therefore, important to get your phone a screen protector that is resilient enough to ward off any accidental scratches, cracks, abrasions or falls. Screen repairs in case of an accident do not come cheap, so it makes sense to get your Samsung Galaxy S8+ a good screen protector which will, in turn, save you money.
Screen protectors are either made from glass or plastic. Plastic is a more hardy material, but settling on one of the two is an individual choice. It depends on the type of phone user you are and the environment that you are constantly in. For example, if you are always out on the field, a plastic screen protector would do just fine compared to if you are an office person.
Best Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus Screen Protector in 2017
A good screen protector should provide scratch resistance, fingerprint protection and keep away any residues; oily stains and some go as far as being water proof. Fixing the screen protector should be done according to the manufacturer’s directions to avoid a bubble free experience and also to ensure that it fits right.
Here are the some of the best screen protectors for your Samsung Galaxy S8.
- 10. Spigen Galaxy S8 Screen Protector NeoFlex
- 9. Wtbone Samsung Galaxy S8
- 8. Galaxy S8 HD Clear Film Screen Protector
- 7. S8 Plus Screen Protector, Yootech Galaxy S8+
- 6. Trianium Soft Skin [2 Pack]
- 5. IQ Shield LiQuidSkin,
- 4. Tempered Glass Supthin
- 3. Skinomi TechSkin Screen Protector
- 2. Full Coverage Anti-Bubble
- 1. Cabras [2-PACK] [Full-Cover]
10. Spigen Galaxy S8 Screen Protector NeoFlex
Spigen has been made from a thin, but Hardy, urethane flexible film. It has been designed exclusively for the Samsung Galaxy 8+. The Spigen NeoFlex of the urethane material provides a bubble-free and rainbow-free experience. The installation is also user-friendly, and all that is needed is spreading the film over the phone screen.
This Spigen screen protector is scratch resistant, while the surface goes back to normal when touched, leaving no fingerprints or residue in the process. If your S8+ is in a case, this screen protector will still fit perfectly.
9. Wtbone Samsung Galaxy S8
The Wtbone screen protector is made from a thin curved TPU film that fits perfectly with your S8+ screen. This screen protector is designed to prevent scratches on your screen and absorb any shock to your smartphone screen in case your phone drops. It is relatively easy to install and does not leave a bubble or rainbow when applied. Removing the screen protector is just as easy.
When it comes to operating your phone, the Wtbone screen protector has been built to be extra sensitive. For a perfect fit, the edges of this protector are curved so that it hugs the entire screen with no chance of dust or dirt getting in. This is in addition to its scratch free and anti-shock properties.
8. Galaxy S8 HD Clear Film Screen Protector
Designed to be compatible with all types of cases, the Pleson Samsung Galaxy S8+ screen protector also comes with an adhesive, to ensure that the protector stays in place. Unlike most screen protectors, it also allows you more than one chance to fit it right. While after more than one try, most of the other screen protectors lose their sticking ability, the Pleson protector does not.
Since the material that this screen protector is made from is flexible, this important property ensures that the entire screen is covered for added protection. Another fantastic feature is the screen protector’s ability to self-heal and gets rid of any scratches that may appear on its surface.
7. S8 Plus Screen Protector, Yootech Galaxy S8+
To ensure the highest level of protection, the material used to make the Yootech Samsung Galaxy S8 screen protector, is the same material used by the military to protect space shuttles, helicopters, and aircraft. The material is flexible and can cover even a curved screen and also does not leave any part of the screen exposed.
The bubbles that appear immediately after installation soon disappear giving you a bubble-free experience. After installation, it is very difficult to tell if your phone has a screen protector as the Yootech protector is made to be extremely clear. It is also touch sensitive, making operating your phone feel just like you are working from your screen directly.
6. Trianium Soft Skin [2 Pack]
Made from soft skin and designed to fit each and every contour of your Samsung Galaxy S8+, the Trianium screen protector is also extra thin, and is compatible with all S8+ cases. It protects your screen from any kind of smudges, be it oily ones, sweat or fingerprints, always ensuring that your screen is highly visible. To maintain the high screen visibility, this screen protector can be removed, washed and re-used again.
When installed, the screen protector does not peel, chip or scratch and is extra sensitive to touch. Also, it dries up in record time, 6-8 hours, compared to other screen protectors that take up to 24 hours. The screen protector package includes; 2 soft skin protector’s, magic spray, microfiber cloth and dust stickers, making this screen protector great value for money.
5. IQ Shield LiQuidSkin,
An installation tray, spray solution, lint-free cloth, installation instructions and the screen protector complete the IQ shield screen protector package. The LiquidSkin adhesive and the IQ shield ensure that the wet application process used to install this screen protector is unique and efficient. It also ensures that any curved surface or contour is catered for and not left exposed. This screen protector appears seamless, and it is difficult to tell if there is a screen protector installed on your S8+.
The LiquidSkin is built in such a way that it is sensitive to touch, scratch and stain resistant, highly transparent and does not yellow with age. It also has self-healing capabilities coupled with an interactive feature that blends with your S8+.
4. Tempered Glass Supthin
Packed with exciting features which include a 3D super thin film, the Supthin screen protector is built with cutting edge technology to ensure an experience like no other. It is made from tempered glass which gives your screen 3D ability, while still allowing it to be flexible to any curve or contour. It is a perfect fit and covers the entire screen giving your S8+ full protection. The surface of this screen protector is very hardy and scratch resistant especially to metal objects like keys and knives.
The screen protector coating is easy to clean while protecting your phone’s screen from smudges which include ones made by oily substances or fingerprints. The touch sensitivity is on point and navigating through your phone is comfortable with no hurdles.
3. Skinomi TechSkin Screen Protector
To offer maximum screen coverage and protection, the Skinomi screen protector is designed using top of the range technology which ensures it is flexible. Even in the curved areas of your phone, the protector film is able to cover them, without leaving out any part. The thermoplastic urethane used is military grade that has undergone tests to ensure that even UV rays do not affect the protector and hence it does not yellow, even with exposure.
The anti-scratch properties that come with this screen protector are impressive coupled with its puncture resistance. During installation, bubbles do not form, and a liquid solution that comes with the package ensures that you can adjust the protector if it does not fit well the first time.
2. Full Coverage Anti-Bubble
Made from tempered glass, this S8+ screen protector has been made to be ultra-thin with a thickness of only 0.33mm. Despite the thin property, this screen protector is quite hardy and is scratch resistant in addition to being shatterproof. It is also HD, and that makes sure your viewing experience is crystal clear. The Oleophobic and hydro phonic coating that this protector is made from ensures that no smudges affect it.
When it comes to installation, all one needs to do is to place it on your screen, and it automatically sucks itself into place, with no bubbles left after the installation is complete. The package comes with a wet/dry wipe, tempered glass protector, a dust removal sticker, a cleaning cloth and a dust absorber, all placed in an attractive package.
1. Cabras [2-PACK] [Full-Cover]
The Cabras S8+ screen protector is currently the best in the market as it is made from high-quality material and comes with a lifetime warranty. It also comes with well-written clear instructions that give you a step by step guide on how to go about it. Made from a soft TPU, this screen protector is flexible to the point you can remove it and install it again if it does not go right the first time.
It is compatible with all S8+ cases and comes with a special spray that can be used if the edges lift themselves up with time. The spray also contains an adhesive that sticks the protector firmly in place. Cleaning is easy and also gives an HD view of your screen.
Although most phones today come with screens that are not easily scratched and with many other properties, it is advisable to put another layer of protection on your screen. This ensures double protection especially if you are an outdoor person. The added screen protector bears the brunt of the outside world on behalf of your screen. This, in turn, ensures that your phone remains newer for longer.