Samsung Galaxy A8 Review Summary – Thinnest Samsung Phone Till Date

The Samsung Galaxy A8 is now official after so many rumors, live photos. Earlier today Samsung India also came up with the news that Galaxy J5 and J7 will be launching in India as well. So that makes it as a triple delight of the day.Samsung Galaxy A8The Korean manufacturer of Android based smartphone with popular Galaxy line of handset has listed Galaxy A8 smartphone on Samsung China website. Now that it’s officially listed, we can say that it’s the thinnest Samsung phone till date. It’s has thickness of 5.9 mm.Samsung Galaxy A8


Taking from its predecessor Galaxy A7, this smartphone wear metal frame around its body and there is aluminum body on the back. It’s a phablet device with 5.7 inch full HD Super AMOLED display and weighs just 151 grams which is quite good for such a big size phone.

The Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 System on Chip coupled with 2 GB RAM handles the processing unit. It will be available in different storage options – 16 GB and 32 GB with a micro SD card slot supporting up to 128 GB maximum.Samsung Galaxy A8

Samsung Galaxy A8

Display: 5.7-inch 1920 x 1080 Super AMOLED touchscreen display
SoC:1.3 GHz Octa Core Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 processor
GPU: Adreno 302
Software: Android 5.1 Lollipop OS
Dual SIM: Yes[Market Dependent]
Main Camera: 16 MP rear camera with LED Flash
Front Camera: 5 MP front facing camera
Storage: 16GB/32 GB Internal + Micro SD card slot support up to 128 GB
Connectivity: 4G LTE, 3G HSPA, Bluetooth, WiFi tether, WiFi
Battery: 3050 mAh Li-ion battery
aGPS, FM Radio, 3.5 mm audio jack

Price, Availability

Currently there is no price said on Samsung Galaxy A8 but it will be priced nothing less than $500.