The story of FIFA 2017 and the dreams coming true

Are you one of the many patiently waiting to hear about your favorite game? Then this is the place for you. This is amazing news for all FIFA lovers who would love a glimpse of the upcoming 2017 version. This time, EA Sports has sought out help from the likes of Anthony Martial, James Rodriguez, Eden Hazard and Marco Reus to create their characters in the light of real premium league players. But you will have more reasons to be excited about. If you cannot catch the drift yet, try watching the FIFA 17 The Journey video.


Who is Alex Hunter?

The video takes us on a journey with Alex Hunter, who is no one with big dreams. All he wants is to make a name for himself in the premier league football. Through many ups and downs of professional and personal life he will be given an opportunity to prove his worth in front of millions. Now it is up to you to make the right choices which can make or break his career. This is the very first time EA Sports is giving a storyline to the main character. This will obviously make the gameplay a lot more engaging, real and immersive.

Time for a shift of engines

EA has also opted for a real-life rendering and smooth gameplay with Frostbite engine. Yes, this is the very same on which has powered the likes of Dragon Age, Need for Speed, Battlefield and Mirror’s Edge. This is quite the good news although EA has been planning for several years to make a shift from Ignite to Frostbite. This will impart an essence of reality to the game. You will be able to grasp a 3 dimensional feel during the gameplay. From stadiums to the audiences everything has been rendered with astute perfection accentuated with Frostbite smoothness.

Compatible platforms

EA will be launching the game for PlayStation 4, Xbox 360, PS 3 and Xbox 360 in 2016. It will be compatible to the subsequent versions of PS and Xbox. If you are a PC gamer let us tell you in advance that you may have to wait for an extra month for PC release. Any PC with Windows 7, 64 bit and above can play this game, provided the setup has a 4 GB RAM or more. Both AMD and Intel CPU will work fine for the upcoming FIFA 2017.

Release date and prices

Anyone preordering the game will enjoy multitudes of added perks including premium gold packages and Team of the Week players on loan. Also the members of EA online will enjoy direct access to the game and a taste of the real, complete gameplay in advance as well. The official date of worldwide release is 29 September (as per most recent news) 2016. However if you are planning to visit Canada or USA during that time you may just be lucky since North America will enjoy the EA launch of FIFA 2017 on 27 September 2016. There have been no official announcements regarding the price of the original games as of yet. we need a good gaming laptop and gaming keyboards to play this game on your PC.

Samsung’s Journey to the new Galaxy S8

Samsung has already given us OLED display, dual SIM connectivity and edgeless display. But taking all the rumors into consideration, all these features may seem a bit mundane. Let us delve into the world of speculations and rumors which surround the upcoming Samsung Galaxy S8. This will both give us a good idea regarding what to expect and what is a distinct possibility.


4K display

Samsung was always known for its impeccable OLED displays which usually cost a fortune. But that has been Samsung’s USP till the new Bravia craze overthrew the good ol’ OLED cravings. But this time Samsung is here with an answer to Sony’s Bravia engines that power the new Xperia Z series. Galaxy S8 will feature nothing less than a 4K display with an 830 ppi pixel density. Such a high resolution display automatically paves way for speculations regarding VR. In fact, there is more than one source which is talking about Samsung trying to introduce a VR tech pairable with their new phones by next year.

Journey to the Galaxy Core

The new Samsung S8 will be powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 830 octa-core 3.2 GHz processor. This will surely be one of the fastest processors of next year to support a mammoth 128 GB internal memory. The 6 GB RAM will ensure that the Galaxy S8 runs smooth and fast, without glitches. The upcoming model will be featuring Android N and the next featured upgrades by the time S8 is launched in April 2017. This will mean a fresh application interface, new VR interface and extended support for PlayStore, Photos, YouTube and Google StreetView.

Photographer’s delight

The upcoming S8 will feature a massive 30 MP rear camera and a 15 MP front camera. Now that is not all; this model from Samsung will also include geo-tagging, facial recognition, smile detection and panorama features. Users can easily toggle between the photo mode and auto HDR video modes with dual video recording options.


The Samsung Galaxy S8 will definitely feature a 5G connectivity and dual SIM slots. The second micro SIM slot can also double as a MicroSD card slot for extension of memory (up to 128 GB) in the dual SIM models. In addition to these there are the regular connectivity options like Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, HotSpot and reversible USB connectors.

Protection for the phone and the users

The new phone will come with added security and safety measures. On one hand, the phone will brandish Corning Gorilla Glass 5.0 which is resistant to wear and tear. On the other hand, the phone will definitely come with a fingerprint scanner and iris scanner which can easily verify the identity of the user before allowing access to sensitive details. In addition to these the phone will also feature gyrometers, compass, heart rate checkers and barometers.

Hold your breath

The Samsung S8 will be a complete phone, appropriate for all users around the globe. You may have to exercise patience till next April (2017) before the phone is launched in the main markets. Smaller markets may have to wait an added month. The price will hover around $900 USD for all markets irrespective of Samsung’s market share. we also hope that Galaxy Note 7 also release with same price tag. check the best Galaxy S8 cases