Samsung Galaxy A8 smartphone was launched on July, 2015. The Mobile Phone is powered by a Octa-core (4×1.8 GHz Cortex-A53 & 4×1.3 GHz Cortex-A53) processor with Qualcomm MSM8939 Snapdragon 615 (28 nm) chipset, as for graphics it possesses Adreno 405 GPU. It comes with 2 GB RAM. The Cellphone runs Android 5.1.1 (Lollipop), upgradable to 6.0 (Marshmallow) and is powered by a 3050 mAh of Non-removable Li-Ion battery.
The phone comes with a 5.7 inches or 89.6 cm desplay size, Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen with a resolution of 1080 x 1920 pixels. It has a display aspect ratio of 16:9 and 73.80% of screen ratio with display colors.
Samsung Galaxy A8 Camera
In the Camera department, the Samsung Galaxy A8 on the rear packs Single Lens; 16 MP, f/1.9, 31mm (standard), AF. The rear camera setup has LED flash, panorama, HDR. The front camera sports Single Lens; 5 MP, f/1.9, 23mm (wide) for selfies, with features
Hardware and Software
The Samsung Galaxy A8 runs on Android 5.1.1 (Lollipop), upgradable to 6.0 (Marshmallow) operating system and packs 32 GB of inbuilt storage that can be expanded via microSD, up to 256 GB (dedicated slot). The Samsung Galaxy A8 is a Nano-SIM. The smartphone measures 158 x 76.8 x 5.9 mm (6.22 x 3.02 x 0.23 in) (height x width x thickness) and weighs 151 g (5.33 oz). It was launched in Pearl White, Midnight Black, Champagne Gold colors.
Connectivity options on the Samsung Galaxy A8 include Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, WiFi Direct, hotspot, Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS/ BDS (market dependant), Bluetooth 4.1, A2DP, EDR, LE, microUSB 2.0, while it support GSM, HSPA and LTE network . Sensors on the phone include Fingerprint (front-mounted), accelerometer, proximity, compass.
Samsung Galaxy A8 Prices
As of July, 2015, the Smartphone price in different countries are listed below
|Price in Europe||About EUR 250|
|Price in United States||About USD 270|
|Price in Nigeria||About NGN 105,500|
|Price in United Arab Emirates||About AED 995|
|Price in Ghana||About GH₵ 1,570|
|Price in Kenya||About KES 28,945|
|Price in Pakistan||About PKR 43,558|
|Price in India||About INR 20,655|
|Price in Egypt||About E£ 4,273|
|Price in Tanzania||About TZS 626,163|
|Price in Brazil||About R$ 1,513|