Octa-core (2x2.2 GHz Cortex-A73 & 6x1.6 GHz Cortex-A53) Processor
4GB RAM, 64GB Internal Memory
Expandable microSD, up to 256 GB (dedicated slot)
6 inches Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors (1080 x 2220p) Display
Primary Camera: 16 MP, f/1.7, phase detection autofocus, LED flash
Secondary Camera: Dual: 16 MP + 8 MP, f/1.9, 1080p
4G LTE + Wi-Fi + Bluetooth
Android OS, v7.1.1
Infinity Display: Expand Your View
Enjoy an expansive view of the Galaxy A8 and A8+ with the Infinity Display. It's a beautiful, large display that extends from side to side for an expanded screen that you'll love to see.
Cinematic Experience: Get In The Scene
You'll feel fully immersed in what's on screen thanks to the Infinity Display's 18.5:9 ratio. The biggest display Galaxy A phones to date, it offers a wide horizontal view, providing a stunning cinematic experience.
Screen: See It All At Once
The Infinity Display is also longer than the screen on the previous model, so you can read and browse with less scrolling. Whether checking your social media or reading a news article, you'll see more at one time and give your thumbs a rest.
Camera: Masterpiece In A Snap
Taking stunning photos of the Galaxy A8 and A8+ is as easy as tapping the shutter. The Dual Front Camera innovates selfies and wefies, putting the focus on you and your friends so you can capture moments in a new way. And with the rear 16MP camera, the surrounding scene will come out bright and clear, too.
Live Focus: Perfect Your Selfie
Add flair and fun to your selfies with Live Focus mode on the Dual Front Camera. It blurs the background, adding bokeh so you and your friends stand out. Afterwards, you can readjust the focus to your taste. And by enabling Beauty effect before taking the photo, selfies and wefies come out stunning.
Low Light Camera: Get The Shot In Any Light
Whether out at night or caught in the dark, you'll capture the scene clearly with the improved low-light capability on the Galaxy A8 and A8+'s rear camera. Its bright F1.7 lens, larger 1.12㎛ pixels, and bigger 1/2.8” sensor bring in light from the environment to make photos crisp and detailed.
Gallery: A Smart Way To Search
Easily find the image you want with the gallery search bar. As you search, the gallery analyzes your photos and pulls out relevant pictures, even displaying them by category.
IP68: Works Even When Wet
You want a phone that works wherever life takes you. The Galaxy A8 and A8+ have an IP68 rating* for water and dust resistance, meaning neither splashes nor rain will slow you down
Dual Messenger: Separate Work And Home Chatting
Divide your work messages and personal chats with ease. With Dual Messenger, you can now connect to two different chat accounts on your favorite messenger apps*—and it's simple to install the second instance from the Home screen.
|Device Type||Samsung Galaxy A8|
|Processor||Cortex-A73 & Cortex-A53|
|Phone Operating System||Android Nougat v7.1.1|
|Sensors||Accelerometer, Barometer, Fingerprint, Geomagnetic, Gyro, Hall, Pressure, Proximity|
|Phone Memory (RAM)||4 GB|
|Storage Capacity||64 GB|
|Phone Display Size||6-inch|
|Display Type||Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors (1080 x 2220p) Display|
|Phone Rear Camera||16MP|
|Front Camera Resolution||16MP + 8 MP|
|Cellular Connectivity||4G LTE|
|Number of SIM Cards||Dual Sim|
|SIM Size||Nano - SIM|
|Slot Details||1 SIM Card Slot + 1 Dual Compatibility Slot (SIM/Memory Card)|
|GPS Type||A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS|
|Video Formats Supported||MP4, M4V, 3GP, 3G2, WMV, ASF, AVI, FLV, MKV, WEBM|
|Audio Formats Supported||MP3, M4A, 3GA, AAC, OGG, OGA, WAV, WMA, AMR, AWB, FLAC, MID, MIDI, XMF, MXMF, IMY, RTTTL, RTX, OTA|
|Charging Port Type||Micro USB 2.0|
|Net Dimensions WxDxH (mm)||149.2 x 70.6 x 8.4 mm (5.87 x 2.78 x 0.33 in)|