Samsung Galaxy A8 confirmed

Samsung has also launched it’s slimmest device with 5.9 mm of thickness. But as of now Samsung has kept this device to China only as it was officially launched in China. On the front, it is quiet similar to Samsung’s Flagship device of 2015, i.e. Galaxy S6 Edge, whereas, the back and bezel is made up of aluminium.

samsung galaxy a8 design

Surprisingly, The 5.9mm handset packs a 3,050 mAH of battery.

galaxy a8 battery


Samsung using the F1.9 aperture lens in rear of the device and 120° wide angle lens in the front for selfie shots. Device also includes a new fingerprint scanner which was earlier seen in Samsung Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge.


galaxy a8 fingerprint

As far as software is concerned, the device comes with Android Lollipop 5.1.1 out of the box. Samsung has not disclosed the pricing and availability details as of now.

Specifications are as follows:

Display5.7 inch (1920×1080), 386 ppi, Super AMOLED
Camera16 MP, 5312 x 2988 pixels, autofocus, LED flash, Geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, panorama, HDR, Video 1080p@30fps, Front – 5 MP, 1080p
ProcessorQualcomm MSM8939 Snapdragon 615, Quad-core 1.5 GHz Cortex-A53 & quad-core 1.0 GHz Cortex-A53
GPUAdreno 405
Storage16/32 GB, expandable via microSD up to 128 GB
Dimensions158 x 76.8 x 5.9mm (6.22 x 3.02 x 0.23 in)


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