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Samsung Galaxy A8

Korean brand Samsung has officially launched its latest smartphone in South Korea – the Samsung Galaxy A8 (SM-A800S). The Samsung Galaxy A8 (SM-A800S) is a middle range 4G LTE smartphone with fingerprint scanner and let’s take a look at its specs in this post.

Samsung Galaxy A8 (SM-A800S) has a 5.7-inch Super AMOLED display with 1080 x 1920 pixels resolution (FHD). The device is powered by 64-bit Snapdragon 615 MSM8939 octa-core processor based on Cortex A53 as well as Adreno 405 GPU and 2GB of RAM memory. The internal storage of Samsung Galaxy A8 (SM-A800S) is 16GB and there is a microSD slot for storage expansion.

Samsung Galaxy A8 (SM-A800S) features a 16-megapixel rear-facing camera with LED flash and auto focus alongside a 5-megapixel front-facing camera. Both front and rear-facing cameras feature CMOS image sensor for better image quality. Other notable features of Samsung Galaxy A8 (SM-A800S) are NFC, multiple sensors, 3.5mm audio jack, microUSB port, Bluetooth, GPS and Wi-Fi (dual band 2.4GHz and 5GHz).

The Samsung Galaxy A8 (SM-A800S) smartphone supports 4G LTE/WCDMA/GSM of network frequencies. The device supports maximum download speed on data of 150Mbps and maximum upload speed on data of 50Mbps due to its LTE support. There is no confirmation on Samsung Galaxy A8 (SM-A800S) whether it is a dual-SIM smartphone or single SIM smartphone.

The Samsung Galaxy A8 (SM-A800S) is running on Android 5.1.1 Lollipop version of operating system and comes with a 3,050mAh non-removable battery. The dimensions are 158 x 76.8 x 5.9mm and weights at 151g. One of the main selling points of Samsung Galaxy A8 (SM-A800S) is the fingerprint scanner that placed on the home button.

Samsung Galaxy A8 (SM-A800S) is available in South Korea through SK Telecom with KRW 649,000 price tag.

Samsung Galaxy A8 (SM-A800S) specs review

– 5.7-inch FHD Super AMOLED display
– 64-bit Snapdragon 615 MSM8939 octa-core processor
– Adreno 405 GPU
– 2GB
– 16GB
– MicroSD slot
– 16MP (rear) / 5MP (front) camera
– 4G LTE
– Android 5.1.1 Lollipop
– Fingerprint scanner
– 3,050mAh battery
– SK Telecom

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