Samsung Galaxy A8 2018 smartphone was launched in December 2017. The phone comes with a 5.60-inch touchscreen display with a Super AMOLED display with a 2220 x 1080p resolution and come with a taller 18.5:9 aspect ratio. The devices feature an Infinity display and come equipped with a dual front camera setup.
Samsung Galaxy A8 2018 Key Specs and Features
- 5.60-inch, IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 2220 x 1080 pixel
- 1.6GHz Octa core CPU with 4GB
- 32GB built-in storage, up to 256GB with memory card
- Dual 16MP + 8MP rear camera and Dual 16MP + 2MP front camera
- 4G LTE
- 3,000 mAh Li-Po non removable battery
A practical, stylish and convenient smartphone series with serious attitude, Offering IP68 water and dust resistance, the Samsung Galaxy A8 2018 can withstand the elements, including sweat, rain, sand and dust, making it suitable for nearly any activity or situation.
The Samsung Galaxy A8 (2018) is powered by 1.6GHz octa-core processor and it comes with 4GB of RAM. The phone packs 32GB of internal storage that can be expanded up to 256GB via a microSD card and are the first in the A series to support Samsung’s Gear VR.
As far as the cameras are concerned, the smartphones feature a 16MP+8MP dual front camera setup with f/1.9 aperture lens. The front camera supports bokeh shots with Live Focus. Also, the devices feature a 16MP rear camera with a wider f/1.7 aperture which supports hyperlapse and video digital image stabilization (VDis). Both the phones feature a USB Type-C port with fast charging support.
The Samsung Galaxy A8 (2018) runs Android 7.1.1 Nougat out-of-the-box, which is disappointing, but are likley to get Android 8.0 Oreo update soon and is powered by a 3000mAh. It measures 149.20 x 70.60 x 8.40 (height x width x thickness) and weigh 172.00 grams and will be available in Black, Gold, Blue and Orchid Grey colour options.
Connectivity options include Wi-Fi, GPS, Bluetooth and NFC. Sensors on the phone include Compass Magnetometer, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Gyroscope and Barometer. The Galaxy A8 2018 will be available in early January 2018.