Live focus feature to adjust the depth of field while taking pictures, huge power
Samsung introduced a Live Focus mode with the Galaxy Note 8. It’s what enables the dual camera handset to add blur to the background and foreground while only focusing on the subject. That’s what’s called the bokeh effect and it was previously only possible on DSLR cameras. It packs a battery, that will easily last a day in most use cases. The battery also features excellent power saving modes, with fast and wireless charging.
The Samsung Galaxy J8 is launched in India. The smartphone is packed with quality features. Its excellent configurations deliver powerful performance and are capable of handling multiple tasks with ease. You can capture excellent photos and record good quality videos with the help of its great pair of cameras. The front LED flash assists you to click selfies even in low light conditions. The processors coupled with a 4GB RAM are seated upon Samsung Exynos 7 Octa 7885 chipset. Apart from all these, a Mali-G71 GPU is also available that looks after the graphical needs of the system. The smartphone also have a feature called 'Chat over Video' that allows users to chat on WhatsApp and the default messaging app whilst watching videos. The phones come with AI camera in the Samsung Mall, and Samsung Pay Mini for mobile payments. The Galaxy J8 is available in Black and Gold.
The phone flaunts a 6.0-inch IPS LCD HD display with a pixel density of 267 PPI that results in a screen resolution of 720 x 1280 pixels. It comes with an aspect ratio of 18.5:9.
PROCESSOR AND STORAGE
It is powered by the octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 450 SoC coupled with 4GB of RAM. There is 64GB of internal storage which can be expanded via a microSD card (up to 256GB).
The phone has a dual camera setup on the back, with a 16-megapixel primary sensor and a 5-megapixel secondary sensor for depth-of-field effects. At the front is a 16-megapixel camera with an aperture of f/1.9. Both front and rear cameras have a single LED flash.
Connectivity options include 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS/ A-GPS, a micro-USB port, and a 3.5mm headphone jack.
It packs a Li-Ion 3500 mAH battery, which allows it to render good backup.
The smartphone runs Android 8.0(Oreo), out of the box.
The sensors are fingerprint, light and proximity.
The Samsung Galaxy J8 price in India is expected to start from Rs. 18,990 for 4GB and 64GB variant.