Samsung Galaxy A8+ (2018) specifications, price, features

Samsung Galaxy A8+ (2018) is a high-end Android phone from Samsung. Galaxy A8+ (2018) sports a 6-inch Super AMOLED Infinity screen and is powered by the company’s own Exynos 7885 octa-core processor with Mali G71 GPU.

More Samsung Galaxy A8+ (2018) specifications include 4GB or 6GB of RAM, 32GB or 64GB of internal memory and a microSD card slot, which supports upto 256GB of storage. The Galaxy A8+ Plus (2018) will be sold in in both single SIM and dual-SIM versions. In other connectivity options, the Galaxy A8+ (2018) features 4G VoLTE support, NFC, Bluetooth 5.0 and Wifi 802.11ac.

For the photography needs, the Samsung Galaxy A8+ (2018) comes with a 16MP sensor on the back with LED flash and f1.7 aperture. The phone has a dual selfie camera with 16MP and 8MP sensors. Both front lens have f1.9 aperture. The A8 Plus (2018) comes with a 3500mAh battery as well.

Samsung Galaxy A8+ (2018) was unveiled on December 19, 2017 with the Galaxy A8 (2018) phone. The latter is a smaller version of the A8 Plus. Samsung has said that the A8+ (2018) will go on sale globally beginning January, 2018. It was launched in India on January 10 and is now available for purchase.

About Samsung

Samsung is a multinational conglomerate, based in Seoul, South Korea. It was established in 1938 and employs around 500,000 people globally. Samsung operates worldwide and sells everything from smartphones to televisions. Samsung Telecommunications is an arm of Samsung and includes the Mobile Communications division. It is responsible for developing and selling smartphones, tablets and smartwatches. Samsung is the biggest manufacturer of Android smartphones.Samsung Galaxy A8 Plus (2018)

Samsung Galaxy A8+ (2018) full specifications

Design and display
Dimensions 159.9mm x 75.7mm x 8.3mm
Weight 191 grams
Form factor Slate
Screen size 6-inch
Resolution 2220x1080p, FHD+
Type Super AMOLED
Touchscreen Yes, capacitive, multitouch
Protection glass Yes, type unknown
Screen-to-body ratio 75.38%
Colours Black, Orchid Grey, Gold and Blue
Chipset Samsung Exynos 7885
GPU Mali G71
Processor 64-bit, octa core (2.2GHz Dual + 1.6GHz Hexa), Cortex A53 (unconfirmed)
RAM 4GB or 6GB
Internal 32GB or 64GB
MicroSD card support Yes, upto 256GB
USB-OTG support Yes
Rear Yes, 16-megapixel
Rear LED flash Yes, LED
Rear camera features Autofocus, f1.7 aperture, Video digital image stabilisation
Front Yes, dual camera, 16-megapixel + 8-megapixel
Front LED flash No
Front camera features Live focus, f1.9 aperture
Battery size 3500 mAh
Removable No
Battery features Li-Ion, Fast charging
Fingerprint Yes
Heart-rate No
Proximity Yes
Gyroscope Yes
Barometer Yes
Accelerometer Yes
Ambient light sensor Yes
Compass Yes
SIM card slots 1, 2
SIM 1 type Nano
SIM 1 support 4G VoLTE, 3G, 2G
SIM 2 type Nano
SIM 2 support 4G VoLTE, 3G, 2G
Wifi Yes, 802.11ac
Bluetooth Yes, v5.0
Infrared No
USB USB Type-C, 2.0
GPS support Yes, A-GPS
Other satellite systems Yes, GLONASS, Beidou
Port 3.5mm
FM Radio Yes
Speakers One
Operating system Android 7.1 Nougat
User interface Samsung UX
Add-on features Samsung Pay, Samsung Gear VR support
Water/ dust resistance Yes, IP68
Announced Yes
Status On sale
Price Expected around 599 euros (INR 32,999 in India for 6GB+64GB)

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