Samsung Galaxy A8 64GB: Features & Specifications

 

The Samsung Galaxy A8 2016 accompanies a 5.7-inch Super AMOLED Full HD (1,080 x 1,920 pixels) display and weighs 182 grams. It has a pixel density of 386ppi and measures 156.6 x 76.8 x 7.2mm. It has a (front) unique finger impression sensor and is accessible in four shaded bodies – pearl white, midnight black, champagne gold and mint. For system, there are two quad-core processors (2.1GHz ARM Cortex A57 + 1.5GHz Cortex A53) coupled by 3GB of RAM and Mali-T760 MP8 graphics engine.

The device boots on Android v6.0.1 (Marshmallow) working operating system. Photography fans can click pictures from a 16MP snapper (1.9f aperture) display at the back. To the extent video recording is concerned, the back camera can catch Full HD (1,920 x 1,080 @30 fps) recordings. For selfie admirers, the gadget is equipped with an 8MP shooter at the front (no front flash).

As far as capacity, the gadget has an internal memory of 64GB which can be additionally extended up to more 256GB utilizing a microSD card. Going about as a power supplier, is a 3,300mAh li-ion battery which keeps the display running for extended periods. The gadget offers an extensive variety of choices, for example, dual SIM, VoLTE, 4G (supports Indian bands), 3G, 2G, Wi-Fi 802.11, a/ac/b/g/n/n 5GHz, Mobile Hotspot, Bluetooth v4.2, GPS with A-GPS, Glonass, NFC and microUSB 2.0.

Verdict

Samsung has given the marvelous performance from its previous smartphones. Samsung is going to shock everyone again with the new edition of Samsung Galaxy A8. Feel free to take selfies with an 8-megapixel shooter anytime, anywhere. Read all the features and specifications, and you will fall in love with this super advanced Samsung Galaxy A8 new edition.

GENERAL

Launch Date August 18, 2017 (Expected)
Brand Samsung
Model Galaxy A8 2016
Operating System Android v6.0.1 (Marshmallow)
SIM Slot(s) Dual SIM, GSM+GSM
SIM Size SIM1: Nano

SIM2: Nano

Network 4G: Available (supports Indian bands)

3G: Available, 2G: Available

Fingerprint Sensor Yes

DESIGN

Height 156.6 mm
Width 76.8 mm
Thickness 7.2 mm
Weight 182 grams
Colors Pearl White, Midnight Black, Champagne Gold, Mint

DISPLAY

Screen Size 5.7 inches (14.48 cm)
Screen Resolution Full HD (1080 x 1920 pixels)
Pixel Density 386 ppi
Display Type Super AMOLED
Touch Screen Yes, Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch
Screen to Body Ratio 74.3 %

PERFORMANCE

Chipset Samsung Exynos 7 Octa 7420
Processor Quad core (2.1 GHz, Quad core, ARM Cortex A57 + 1.5 GHz, Quad core, Cortex A53)
Architecture 64-bit
Graphics Mali-T760 MP8
RAM 3 GB

STORAGE

Internal Memory 64 GB
Expandable Memory Yes, Up to 256 GB

CAMERA

BACK CAMERA
Resolution 16 MP Primary Camera
Autofocus Yes
Aperture 1.9 F
Optical Image Stabilization No
Flash Yes, LED Flash
Image Resolution 4616 x 3464 Pixels
Settings Exposure compensation, ISO control
Shooting Modes Continuous Shooting, High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)
Camera Features Digital Zoom, Auto Flash, Face detection, Touch to focus
Video Recording 1920×1080 @ 30 fps
FRONT CAMERA  
Resolution 8 MP Front Camera
Aperture 1.9 F
Flash No
Video Recording 1920×1080 @ 30 fps

BATTERY

Capacity 3300mAh
Type Li-ion
User Replaceable No

NETWORK & CONNECTIVITY 

SIM Size SIM1: Nano, SIM2: Nano
Network Support 4G (supports Indian bands), 3G, 2G
VoLTE Yes
SIM 1 4G Bands: TD-LTE 2300(band 40) FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 2600(band 7) / 900(band 8) / 850(band 5) / 800(band 20)

3G Bands: UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz

2G Bands: GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz

GPRS: Available

EDGE: Available

SIM 2 4G Bands: TD-LTE 2300(band 40) FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 2600(band 7) / 900(band 8) / 850(band 5) / 800(band 20)

3G Bands: UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz

2G Bands: GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz

GPRS: Available

EDGE: Available

Wi-Fi Yes, Wi-Fi 802.11, a/ac/b/g/n/n 5GHz
Wi-Fi Features Mobile Hotspot
Bluetooth Yes, v4.2
GPS Yes, with A-GPS, Glonass
NFC Yes
USB Connectivity microUSB 2.0

MULTIMEDIA

FM Radio Yes, RDS, Recording option
Loudspeaker Yes
Audio Jack   3.5 mm

SPECIAL FEATURES 

Fingerprint Sensor Yes
Fingerprint Sensor Position Front
Other Sensors   Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Compass