Samsung – the renowned and world-leading smartphone manufacturing company announced its latest device last month, touted as the Samsung Galaxy A8 (2018). Now the smartphone is available for pre-order in South Korea and will begin shipping on January 5th.
Samsung Galaxy A8 (2018) Features
The smartphone features a 5.6 inches Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen display that carries the support for 1080 x 2220 pixels screen resolution at 441 of ppi pixel density. It runs on Android 7.1.1 Nougat operating system, which means the smartphone supports multi-window, a direct reply from notifications, and new emojis.
It is powered by the Exynos 7885 Octa core processor and for graphics; there is a Mali-G71 graphics processor. On the storage front, the smartphone is equipped with 4GB of RAM along with 32GB or 64GB of internal storage. The newly arrived phone also supports MicroSD card for storage expansion that increases storage up to 256GB.
As far as the camera is concerned, the smartphone sports a 16 megapixel rear camera with phase detection autofocus, face detection and LED flash. While on the front of the device, there is a Dual 16MP + 8MP front facing camera for capturing wonderful selfies and making video calls.
To power the device, there is a Non-removable Li-Ion 3000 mAh battery buried inside it with fast battery charging technology. The phone also comes with the support for fingerprint sensor for added security. The smartphone is available in various color options, including Black, orchid grey, gold, and blue.
Samsung Galaxy A8 (2018) Specs
- 6 inches Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen display
- 1080 x 2220 pixels screen resolution
- 441 of ppi pixel density
- Android 7.1.1 Nougat operating system
- Exynos 7885 Octa core processor
- Mali-G71 graphics processor
- 4GB of RAM
- 32GB or 64GB of internal storage
- Expandable storage: up to 256GB through a MicroSD card
- 16 megapixel rear camera
- Dual 16MP + 8MP front facing camera
- Non-removable Li-Ion 3000 mAh battery
- Fast battery charging technology
- Color options: Black, orchid grey, gold, and blue
Samsung Galaxy A8 (2018) Price
The Samsung Galaxy A8 (2018) is currently available for pre-order in the company’s home country with the price tag of KRW 599,500 (about $565).