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Samsung Galaxy A8 (2018)

  • Android 7.1 Nougat
  • Announcement 2017 December
  • Android 7.1 + December 2017 = Status JUNK It is better not to buy
    Price From $500 Available
  • Screen 5.6" Super AMOLED
  • Sim Cards 2 items dual sim
  • Camera 16 MP rear
  • Camera 16 MP DUAL front
  • CPU 8 cores Exynos 7885 Octa
  • Memory 4 GB RAM
  • Storage 32/64 GB ROM
  • Memory cards up to 256 GB microSD
  • Battery 3 000 mAh
  • Thickness 8.4 mm
  • WaterProof

Short description Samsung Galaxy A8 (2018)

This is a smartphone on Android 7.1 Nougat with a very fast and productive processor, with a large touchscreen size, with a very good main camera, and the front camera here turned out to be DUAL very high quality, which can make beautiful selfies. 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: A530F (Europe, Global Single-SIM); A530F/DS (Global Dual-SIM).

Characteristics Samsung Galaxy A8 (2018)

  • Launch

  • Network

    • Dual SIM +
  • Display

    • Size 5.6 inches
    • Type Touchscreen Super AMOLED
    • Secondary Display
  • Platform

  • Memmory

    • CardSlot microSD up to 256 GB
    • Storage 32/64 GB
    • RAM 4 GB
  • Camera

    • Main rear 16 MP
    • Front DUAL 16 MP
  • Body

    • Thickness 8.4 mm
    • Battery 3 000 mAh
    • Water and dust protection +
    • QWERTY
    • Stylus

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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Overview Samsung Galaxy A8 (2018)

Android version and market relevance

The long-awaited announcement of a new smartphone from the manufacturer Samsung, which took place in December 2017 (in our catalog you can see all smarphones of 2017). This is a new model Samsung Galaxy A8 (2018) — dual-smartphone works on Android 7.1 Nougat, which does not receive software updates and will forever remain on the old version of Android. If this does not suit you, then be sure to check the selected ones DROID-smartphones in our catalog. These are models that work on the latest version of the Android OS or are updated on it.

Screen, body and battery

In the case Samsung Galaxy A8 (2018) thickness 8.4 mm is placed battery for 3 000 mAh and a large Super AMOLED touchscreen with a diagonal 5.6″. In addition Samsung Galaxy A8 (2018) still has dust and water protection.

Main camera and selfie camera

Smartphone Samsung Galaxy A8 (2018) got ordinary main camera on 16 MP and the DUAL frontcamera on 16 MP. If you judge only by the number of megapixels, then the main camera is quite normal. But the frontcamera very good, which will surprise you with its high quality shooting of selfie.

Processor and Internal Memory

A smartphone without a processor will not work. And the better the processor, the faster the smartphone works. Samsung Galaxy A8 (2018) received 8-core processor Exynos 7885 Octa. The amount of RAM in it is 4 GB.

But, more importantly, it′s the amount of built-in memory for storing your information (photo, video, music, etc.). Here you will receive 32/64 GB. This is again different versions of your choice. The more memory, the more expensive the version of the smartphone. You can still do this — buy a smartphone with a minimum amount of memory to save a bit, and buy a memory card microSD up to 256 GB, because in this model there is a slot for memory cards.

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

Price Samsung Galaxy A8 (2018) at the start of sales was $500. A smartphone with this price level got into the price segment “Flagships smartphones from $500” and got a very powerful processor, a large touch screen, and the front camera is very cool with a decent main camera.

If you want to buy Samsung Galaxy A8 (2018), you can choose any online store or offline electronics store, the main thing is to have a guarantee for the smartphone and the desired version of the model you have chosen.

Before buying, if you have the opportunity, it is better to hold the phone in your hands, check the screen, the quality of the photo and video, look at the smoothness and speed of the interface. Never buy a “cat in a bag”, be sure to check everything before buying. Today, good smartphones are worth a lot of money, so it′s better to spend an extra ten minutes to eventually buy the model that will work well one or two years and help you in everything.

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