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Samsung Galaxy S8 can be overclocked with the same process we used to overclock Galaxy Note 9. I’ll show you the process of overclocking S8 and more features after rooting your device.

About Samsung Galaxy S8

overclock samsung galaxy s8
This phone is one of the brilliant smartphones launched by Samsung with the well-crafted and well-designed look. S8 is known for metal rims, glossy edge look and a glass curved on both the sides. Overall this smartphone was unbeatable for the year 2017.
Specifications –
  • Processor – Octa core (2.3 GHz, Quad core, M2 Mongoose + 1.7 GHz, Quad core, Cortex A53
  • Display – 5.8″ (14.73 cm)
  • Storage – 64GB
  • Camera – 12 MP
  • Battery – 3000 mAh
  • RAM – 4 GB
  • Architecture – 64 bit
  • Graphics – Mali-G71 MP20
  • Chipset – Samsung Exynos 9 Octa 8895
  • Colors- Midnight Black, Orchid Gray, Coral Blue, Arctic Silver, Maple Gold, Burgundy Red
  • Display –  Super AMOLED

What is overclocking and why can be harmful?

Overclocking is the process of increasing clock speed or the speed at which a CPU or GPU performance. So overclocking is deriving more utility from a device that provided by Manufacturer. To overclock any machine we need to increase the frequency which results in increasing clock speed and heating because other hardware components such as RAM are also involved in this process which makes the process more heathen up. Ultimately, if overclocking is not done correctly it may result in damaging your device.
Warning- Overclocking will void your Smartphone’s Warranty.

The process to overclock Samsung Galaxy S8

To begin with, the process of overclocking ensure that your device is rooted.
Here is the guide to root your Samsung Galaxy S8 – click here
Read Also – 10 reasons why you should root your device?
Downloads  for Rooting Samsung Galaxy S8-
Source – XDA Developers
This tutorial is successfully tested on Samsung Galaxy Note 9 and make sure that you are performing this action on your own risk.
  1. Once you have successfully rooted your Android Smartphone follow these steps –
  2. Download AbyssNote Kernel from here
  3. Connect your phone through your USB connector with Computer.
  4. Copy AbyssNote Kernel in SD card’s root.
  5. Reboot your device and enter in recovery mode by pressing the VOLUME UP, BIXBY KEY, and POWER BUTTON.
  6. Make a backup of your device.
  7. Wipe Cache
  8. Install Kernel File from SD card.
  9. The process may take 5-10 Minutes
  10. Done, Reboot device.
  11.  SetCPU Download this app to increase clock speed and play with other hardware functions.
  12. Enjoy with new clock speed.
  13. If this tutorial does not work then you are free to comment.
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