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Samsung Galaxy A8 (2018) is a top-range Android phablet. Modelling a huge 5.6-inch Super AMOLED touch display with 1080 x 2220 resolution, it comes with Corning Gorilla Glass protection. It runs Android OS v7.1.1 (Nougat) and sports a stunning 16.0-Megapixel main camera with AF, LED flash, face detection, touch focus, HDR, panorama, HDR and 1080p 30 fps recording. The phone operates on an Octa-core processor with two 2.2GHz processors and six 1.6GHz processors. It has an expandable memory card slot as well (up to 256GB). A Dual 16.0+8.0-Megapixel front cam allows you to capture memorable selfies with your loved ones.
The other specs (techy stuff) include: Wi-Fi, GPS/GLONASS, Bluetooth v5.0, fingerprint sensor, accelerometer, Dual SIM Standby, compass, proximity sensor, gyro sensor, Mali-G71 graphics unit, Exynos 7885 chip, IP68 construction, Samsung Pay, always-on display, 3.5mm audio jack, NFC, Type-C USB reversible connector, USB v2.0 and a powerful 3000mAh battery.
Dimensions149.2 x 70.6 x 8.4 mm (5.87 x 2.78 x 0.33 in)
SIMDual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
Weight172 g (6.07 oz)
SecondaryDual: 16 MP + 8 MP, f/1.9, 1080p
Primary16 MP, f/1.7, phase detection autofocus, LED flash
FeaturesGeo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, panorama, HDR
Bluetooth5.0, A2DP, EDR, LE
GPSYes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS
USB2.0, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector
WLANWi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, WiFi Direct, hotspot
ProtectionCorning Gorilla Glass (unspecified version)
Resolution1080 x 2220 pixels, 18.5:9 ratio (~441 ppi density)
Size5.6 inches, 79.6 cm2 (~75.6% screen-to-body ratio)
TypeSuper AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
MessagingSMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Mail, IM
SensorsFingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer
StatusAvailable. Released 2018, January
Card SlotmicroSD, up to 256 GB
Internal32 GB, 4 GB RAM
2G BandsGSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
3G BandsHSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100
4G BandsLTE 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(AWS), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700), 13(700), 17(700), 18(800), 19(800), 20(800), 26(850), 28(700), 38(2600), 40(2300), 41(2500), 66(AWS-3)
SpeedHSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A (3CA) Cat11 600/75 Mbps
TechnologyGSM / HSPA / LTE
ChipsetExynos 7885 Octa
CPUOcta-core (2x2.2 GHz Cortex-A73 & 6x1.6 GHz Cortex-A53)
3.5mm Jack Detail#NAME?
Alert TypesVibration; MP3, WAV ringtones
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