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Samsung Galaxy A8+ (2018)

From $600 From 36 630 ₽ From 15 648 ₴
Status: Available.
Announced: December 2017.OS: Android 7.1 Nougat. VDRD caring review: It is better not to buy!
  • Screen 6" Super AMOLED
  • Rear сamera 16 MP Wide
  • Selfie camera 16 MP Wide 2 modules
  • CPU 8 cores Exynos 7885 Octa
  • Memory 4/6 GB RAM
  • Storage 32/64 GB ROM
  • Memory cards up to 256 GB microSD
  • Battery 3 500 mAh
  • Thickness 8.3 mm
  • Sim Cards 2 items dual sim
  • WaterProof
All characteristics

Short description Samsung Galaxy A8+ (2018)

This is a smartphone on Android 7.1 Nougat with a very fast and productive processor, with a huge touchscreen size, with a very good main camera, and this smartphone also has a very cool front camera, which has 2 modules (16 MP Wide, 8 MP Wide). And Samsung Galaxy A8+ (2018) has such features: a slot for two SIM cards, dust and water protection.

Also known as: Samsung Galaxy A8+ (2018) Duos with dual-SIM card slots.

Versions: A730F (Global Single-SIM); A730F/DS (Global Dual-SIM).

Disclaimer. The table shows the main technical characteristics of the device. For a full list of features and capabilities of this model, see the manufacturer’s website. We can not guarantee that the information on this page is 100% correct.

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Android version and market relevance

New smartphone from the company Samsung got the name Samsung Galaxy A8+ (2018) and was announced in December 2017. This model is released in the series of smartphones Galaxy A.

Smartphone Samsung Galaxy A8+ (2018) works out of the box under the operating system Android version 7.1 Nougat. According to our information, this model has not received any updates to the software, and if you want to choose some other smartphone on this version of the OS with support for updates, then look at these smartphones on Android 7.1 Nougat in our catalog.

In addition the Samsung Galaxy A8+ (2018) — is a smartphone for 2 SIM cards, which is ideal if you use the services of several mobile operators.

Screen, body and battery

The most important thing you need to know about the case and form factor Samsung Galaxy A8+ (2018). The case is protected from water and dust, you can safely use your smartphone in a few extreme situations (for example, during rain or in the bathroom, taking a shower). On the front side of the case is located huge Super AMOLED screen with diagonal 6″. At the same time, a battery with a capacity of 3 500 mAh.

Main camera and selfie camera

A few words about the cameras that have Samsung Galaxy A8+ (2018). The main camera, located on the back, received 16 MP. The main camera we would rate her 4 out of 5.

The frontcamera is also in Samsung Galaxy A8+ (2018). It is located in front of the screen and has its own DUAL 16 MP, which you will definitely have enough to make your selfie photos in different lighting conditions.

Processor and Internal Memory

A smartphone that always works fast, smoothly and does not overheat is a smartphone-dream! You can see how fast our Samsung Galaxy A8+ (2018) works in video reviews, and now let′s talk briefly about the characteristics of the processor and memory. This model received 8-core processor on the chipset Exynos 7885 Octa. Two options for the amount of RAM: 4 GB or 6 GB.

The built-in memory on which you will store photos, videos, music and all your data, has a volume of 32 GB.But there are versions with more memory on 64 GB. In addition, the smartphone supports memory cards microSD up to 256 GB.

Price for Samsung Galaxy A8+ (2018): buy or not to buy?

The smartphone Samsung Galaxy A8+ (2018) got into our price segment “Flagships smartphones from $500” and began to be sold in January 2018 at a price of $600. Evaluation of the characteristics, probably, you have already folded, and if not, here is our result. Samsung Galaxy A8+ (2018) is a very smart smartphone with a huge screen and a cool main camera, and the front camera at it turned out simply smart. And to all this we add that the battery here is absolutely normal.

Is it worth buying now this model of the smartphone, we are talking about our status “Droid-or-Junk”. Of course, at the beginning of sales, almost every smartphone becomes a Droid, and we advise buying such models. But over time, the situation is changing, no one updates the Android version in the smartphone, and in six months or a year this smartphone can already become a Junk. In this case, we advise you to go to the DROID smartphones page in our catalog, where we always show the most current models on sale for today. There are variants from different price segments, so you will have plenty to choose from.

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