Samsung Galaxy A8 (2018)

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Market Status: Not Available in India | Launch Date in India: N/A |
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32GB ROM
31,000 (Expected)
RAM
4 GB RAM
Storage
32 GB
Camera
16 MP Primary Camera, 16 MP+8 MP Dual Front Camera
Display
5.6 inches 1080 x 2220 pixels
Processor
Exynos 7885, Octa Core
Battery
Non-removable Li-Ion 3000 mAh battery
  • FM Radio
  • 3G /4G
  • Finger print sensor
  • Dual SIM
  • GPRS
  • WIFI
  • Bluetooth
  • VoLTE
  • Secondary Camera
  • AMOLED Display
  • Waterproof

Pros / Cons

Pros:

Good rear camera performance
Vivid display
Smooth gaming and multitasking

Cons:

No dedicated microSD card
Boring design
Battery performance could have been better

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Samsung Galaxy A8 (2018) Specifications

GENERAL
Operating System Android OS, v7.1.1 (Nougat)
Device type Phablet
Sim Dual Sim
ANNOUNCED
Status Not Available in India
Global Release Date January, 2018
Indian Release Date N/A
BODY
Dimensions 149.2 x 70.6 x 8.4 mm
Weight 172 g
DISPLAY
Screen size 5.6 inches
Form Factor Touch
Screen resolution 1080 x 2220 pixels
Touchscreen Capacitive Touchscreen
Technology (Display Type) Super AMOLED
PROCESSOR
Chipset Exynos 7885
CPU Octa Core (2.2GHz Dual + 1.6GHz Hexa)
GPU Mali-G71
STORAGE
Internal Storage 32 GB Storage
RAM 4 GB RAM
External Storage Up to 256 GB
Card Slot microSD Card
Phonebook Unlimited
Messaging SMS, MMS, Email, Push Mail, IM, RSS
Call Records Unlimited
CAMERA
Primary camera 16 MP Camera
Front Camera 16 MP + 8 MP Dual Selfie Camera
Video Recording Yes
Camera Features HDR
MULTIMEDIA
Audio Player MP3, AMR-NB, AMR-WB, AAC, AAC+, eAAC+, WMA, Vorbis, FLAC
Video Player MP4, M4V, 3GP, 3G2, WMV, ASF, AVI, FLV, MKV, WEBM
Games Yes
FM Radio Yes
Speakers Yes
Audio Jack 3.5mm Audio Jack
BATTERY
Type Non-removable Li-Ion 3000 mAh battery
CONNECTIVITY
GPRS Yes
Edge Yes
WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, dual-band, WiFi Direct, hotspot
Bluetooth v5.0, LE
USB USB Type-C
GPS Facility with A-GPS, GLONASS, BeiDou
Browser HTML5
3G Speed HSPA, LTE
NETWORK SUPPORT
2G GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 MHz
3G HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100 MHz
4G VoLTE
MORE FEATURES
Sensors Fingerprint Sensor, Quick Charning, NFC, Water Proof, Dust Proof

Samsung Galaxy A8 (2018) Details

Samsung Galaxy A8- A revolutionary saga is about to hit the floor sooner with desired intention among the users to purchase. The dandyish features constitute Samsung pay, with which you can enjoy shopping without getting worried for the cards to carry. The ‘ Bixby ‘ - a virtual assistant, another iconic feature of Galaxy A8 ensures great togetherness, to make the most of your day. The bixby home and bixby vision, incorporate your lifestyle smoothly. Unlocking becomes much easier and secure on this mobile, with face recognition and the fingerprint scanner. The device is designed with stunning metal and glass, with smooth rounded edges. Regarding colors, the phone is available in Gold,Blue, Orchid Gray and Black. Let’s see the other highlighting features as mentioned below.

DISPLAY

Follow the trend, with an unmatchable persona, while carrying A8. The mobile is built superbly with the infinity display. Its splashy 5.6 inches display, glorify your image and makes any view really attractive. With super amoled(1080*2220) 440pi and 18.5:9 display, the mobile provides a magnificent cinematic experience that is truly engrossing.

PROCESSOR AND STORAGE

Live the life with brim, allowing meteoric speed and fast processing. The smartphone is powered by an octa core(2.2GHz dual + 1.6GHz hexa), Exynos 7885 coupled with Mali-G71 GPU. The  4GB RAM gives you the freedom to do things in your way, and the default storage of 32GB that can be extended up to 256GB, mammothly stores the largest data.

CAMERA

It’s the right time to go vividly prolific with A8. The rear 16MP camera takes superfine pictures, that are bright and clear. The dual front camera of 16MP FF(F1.9) + 8MP(F1.9), with live focus mode takes selfies and wefies to the remarkable level. There is bokeh effect, which can be used to blur the background giving crisp and clear images. There is no word called darkness, when we look at the rear camera. With a F1.7 lens, larger 1.12 micro-meter pixels, and bigger sensor, it captures untraceable scenes even in low light with amazing clarity.

CONNECTIVITY

The mobile features wi fi with 802.11 a/b/g/n, wi fi direct, hotspot, GPS, dual band, LE with v5.0. It also includes USB Type C, with A-GPS, glonass. Bluetooth supports v5.0 and both the sims incorporates with 4G bands.

BATTERY

The smartphone can’t easily get down with power. The mobile is powered by a Li-Ion 3500 mAh non removable battery. It provides talktime to 3G sim for 23 hours with one single boost. It is equipped with yes fast quick charging technique.

SOFTWARE

The device runs Android OS 7.1.1 nougat. The unique software called ‘ The Samsung Pay ‘, is very convenient while using. You can enjoy shopping without worrying whether you are carrying cards or not. The Samsung pay lets you to use your card almost everywhere in a simple and secure way.

SENSORS

The mobile is equipped with some sensors like fingerprint sensor, proximity sensor, accelerometer, barometer, compass, gyroscope. The proximity sensor can be used to turn off the touchscreen, while making a call positioned to the ear. An accelerometer sensor is used to detect the orientation of the phone. Barometer provides with a simple orientation in relation to the earth’s magnetic field. Compass is used to give right direction, and gyroscope provides orientation information with greater precision.

PRICE

For hi tech gadget lovers, the phone pens down with the best price at INR 31,000/-. The price looks ideal for those, willing to possess features extravagantly.

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