The Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+ are available for live previewing at major retail locations across Canada

Samsung Galaxy S8

Can’t wait to get your hands on a Samsung Galaxy S8? You might not have to.

The handset is available to preview at select Samsung Experience Stores and at several major carriers, or will be upon receipt of stock. Check out the locations where you can test drive the new handsets below.

Note: we will be updating this post as further information comes in.

Samsung Experience Stores

  • Sherway Gardens, Etobicoke, ON
  • Yorkdale Shopping Centre, North York, ON
  • West Edmonton Mall, Edmonton, AB
  • Richmond Centre, Richmond, BC
  • Metropolis at Metrotown, Burnaby, BC

Find more info on the stores here.

Samsung Experience Stores at Best Buy

  • Edmonton West, Edmonton, AB
  • St. James, Winnipeg, MB
  • Deerfoot Meadows, Calgary, AB
  • St. Catharines, St. Catharines, ON
  • Cambie, Vancouver, BC
  • Heartland, Mississauga, ON
  • Edmonton South, Edmonton, AB
  • Brampton, Brampton, ON
  • Ottawa West, Nepean, ON
  • McKay, Burnaby, BC

Find more info here.


The carrier has a long list of stores previewing the hot new flagship — including 10 locations in BC, 10 in Alberta, two in Manitoba, 18 in Ontario, two in Nova Scotia and one in Newfoundland.

Check out the full list here.


The carrier has confirmed that select stores will begin previewing S8 devices starting April 7th, though didn’t have any further details to offer.


The carrier confirmed select retail locations would start previewing the devices as early as March 31st, 2017.


Videotron states devices are being previewed at select stores as soon as stock arrives.

  • Pointe Claire, Pointe Claire, QC
  • Anjou, Anjou, QC
  • Place Laurier, Ste Foy, QC
  • St. Bruno, Saint-Bruno-de-Montarville, QC
  • Laval, Laval, QC
  • Carrefour Richel, Sain-Jean-Sur-Richeliu, QC
  • St. Jerome, St-Jerome, QC
  • Chateauguay, Chateauguay, QC
  • Greber, Gatineau, Gatineau, QC
  • Sainte Catherine, Montreal, QC

Freedom Mobile

Freedom Mobile has live previews in the following locations:

Dundas Square, Toronto ON
Scarborough Town Centre, Scarborough ON
Yorkdale Center, Toronto ON
Bramalea City Centre, Brampton ON
Square One, Toronto ON
Lime ridge Mall, Hamilton ON
Rideau Street, Ottawa ON
Marlborough Mall, Calgary AB
Metropolis at Metrotown, Burnaby BC
Edmonton City Centre West, Edmonton AB

This post will updated as more information comes in regarding preview locations.