Following the Samsung Galaxy On8 smartphone launch in India, its time for yet another phone in the homeland of Samsung [South Korea] as Galaxy A8 2016 goes official.
In terms of specs, the Samsung Galaxy A8 2016 comes with bigger 5.7 inch Super AMOLED display with 386 PPI.
Instead of Mediatek or Qualcomm, Samsung opts for their proprietary Exynos 7420 chipset with Octa core processor coupled with 3 Gigs of RAM. It will be available in two different variants of internal storage.
Samsung Galaxy A8 2016 Specifications
|Display: 5.7 inch 1920 x 1080 pixels Super AMOLED display|
|SoC: Octa Core Exynos 7420 processor|
|3 Gigs of RAM|
|GPU: Mali T760|
|Software: Android 6.0 Marshmallow OS|
|Dual SIM: Yes|
|Main Camera: 16 MP rear camera with LED Flash, f/1.9 aperture|
|Front Camera: 8 MP front facing camera, f/1.9 aperture|
|Front LED Flash: No|
|Storage: 32 GB, 64 GB Internal + Micro SD card slot|
|Connectivity: 4G LTE, 3G HSPA+, Bluetooth v4.0, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, WiFi tether|
|Battery: 3300 mAh Li-Polymer battery|
|Dimensions, Weight: 156.6 x 76.8 x 7.2 mm, 182 grams|
|Features: aGPS, FM Radio, 3.5 mm audio jack, micro USB v2.0|
|Sensors: Accelerometer, Gravity Sensor, Proximity Sensor, Light Sensor|
People have less preferred Exynos powered Samsung phones
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It will compete with the likes of Sony Xperia XZ and Xiaomi Mi 5S Plus.
Samsung Galaxy A8 2016 Comparison
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Samsung Galaxy A8 2016 Price, Availability Info
The Galaxy A8 2016 costs $583 in South Korea and it will be available via SK Telecom.