Samsung Galaxy A8 revealed With 5.9mm Thickness, 16MP Camera

After the success of the Samsung Galaxy A7, Samsung has launched its new smartphone in its A series, which is Samsung Galaxy A8 in China. It is a 5.9 mm thick like Samsung Galaxy A7, but its not slimmest smartphone in the market. The Samsung Galaxy A8 is available in three color variants which is Black, White and Gold color.

The Samsung Galaxy A8 is a dual-SIM smartphone and it has two SIM slots, Which one act as a second SIM or act as a microSD card. It means you can use either dual-SIM or use as single SIM and expand your storage with the using of microSD card.


1. Design and Display

The Samsung Galaxy A8 has a metal body with 5.9mm thickness, which is Samsung’s slimmest smartphone. It measures 158 x 76.8 x 5.9mm and weighs 10 grams.

It comes with 5.7 inch Super AMOLED display with the full HD resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels.

2. Processor, RAM and Storage

Samsung Galaxy A8 powered by 64 bit Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 processor clocked at 1.5GHz along with Adreno 405 GPU for handling graphics and 2GB of RAM. It runs on Android 5.0 Lollipop. Samsung Galaxy A8 are available in 16GB and 32GB internal storage. Also support microSD card to expand storage up to 128GB.

3. Camera

Rear camera of Galaxy A8 is 16MP with LED flash. Other rear camera features are included in Galaxy A8 is optical image stabilisation, f/1.9 aperture, a wide-angle lens (120 degrees) and auto focus. 5MP front facing camera is available.

4. Connectivity and Battery

Connectivity features are included in Samsung Galaxy A8 is 2G, 3G, 4G, Wifi, Bluetooth, GPS and NFC etc.

Samsung Galaxy A8 have included 3050mAh battery and company says standby time (4G TDD LTE + 2G GSM) of up to 304 hours.


General Features

SIM Type Dual Sim
Bluetooth Yes
3G Yes
4G Yes
USB Connectivity Yes


Rear Camera 13 MP
Front Facing Camera 5 MP
HD Recording HD, Full HD
Flash Yes


Resolution Full HD, 1920 x 1080 Pixels
Size 5.7 inch


Type 3050 mAh

Memory & Usage

Memory 2 GB RAM
Internal 16 GB / 32 GB


OS Android 5.0 Lollipop
Processor 64 bit Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 processor

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