Full Metal Body
Style meets functionality in the shape of the new Galaxy A8. Get your hands
on its ultra-slim full metal body for a truly exceptional grip.
Brighter, Clearer Images
Equipped with a 16MP rear and 5MP front camera both featuring f/1.9 aperture the
Galaxy A8 has all your photography and video needs covered. With the HDR function,
you can capture brighter, clearer images even in low light conditions.
It may be ultra-slim, but the Galaxy A8 packs plenty of punch in the power department -
its 3,050mAh capacity battery offers you to enjoy a wide range of media contents such as
movies, music, games and more for even longer.
* Battery usuage times may vary depending on individual usage pattern
Hybrid SIM tray
Customise the way you use your phone with the Galaxy A8s hybrid SIM tray,
which lets you make use of a Nano USIM or a microSD card. Operate with two different
phone numbers at once or add memory with a Micro SD card the choice is yours!
Quick Camera Launch
Never miss out on another photo opportunity again. You can launch the Galaxy A8s
camera in just 0.9 seconds or 1.7 seconds from sleep mode by simply pressing
the home button twice.
* Camera launch times may vary depending on individual usage patterns.
Fun Selfie Options
Taking a selfie has never been this much fun with the Galaxy A8. The Wide Selfie function gives
you a huge 120° view and lets you get more people and landscape into your snaps with the front
camera. Use its Rear Cam Selfie function to automatically detect your face, allowing you to
take incredible selfies with the rear camera.
* Rear Cam Selfie Mode is downloadable. * Wide selfie up to 110º with portrait mode.
Protect your private data with the Galaxy A8s innovative touch sensor. A fingerprint scanner
lets you enjoy safe and secure access to your most sensitive data needed for web log-ins,
account verifications and payment-related pages.
Stay up-to-date with a range of essential information on your device with the convenient
Smart Manager app. Keep tabs on your battery usage, storage, RAM and anti-virus protection,
and use the Quick Check function to optimise the way your Galaxy A8 works with a single touch.
Network / Bearer
Multi-SIM : Dual-SIM
SIM size : Nano-SIM (4FF)
Infra : 2G GSM, 3G WCDMA, 4G LTE FDD, 4G LTE TDD
2G GSM : GSM850, GSM900, DCS1800, PCS1900
3G UMTS : B1 (2100), B2 (1900), B5 (850), B8 (900)
4G FDD LTE : B1 (2100), B3 (1800), B5 (850), B7 (2600), B8 (900), B20 (800)
4G TDD LTE : B40 (2300)
ANT+ : Yes
USB Version : USB 2.0
Location : GPS, Glonass
Earjack : 3.5mm Stereo
MHL : No
Wi-Fi : 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac 2.4G+5GHz, VHT80
Wi-Fi Direct : Yes
Bluetooth : Bluetooth v4.1
NFC : No
Bluetooth Profiles : A2DP, AVRCP, DI, HFP, HID, HOGP, HSP, MAP, OPP, PAN, PBAP, PAN
PC Sync. : Smart Switch (PC version)
OS : Android 5.1 (Lollipop)
Technology : Super AMOLED
Size : 5.7" (144.3 mm)
Resolution : 1920 x 1080 (FHD)
Color Depth : 16M
S Pen Support : No
CPU Speed : 1.8 GHz, 1.3 GHz
CPU Type : Octa-Core
Processor : Qualcomm MSM8939 Snapdragon 615
Quad-core 1.8 GHz Cortex-A53 & quad-core 1.3 GHz Cortex-A53
RAM Size (GB) : 2 GB
ROM Size (GB) : 32 GB
Memory Support : MicroSD (Up to 128GB)
Video Recording : FHD (1920 x 1080) @ 30fps
Main Camera : CMOS 16.0 MP
Front Camera : CMOS 5.0 MP
Flash : Yes
Auto Focus : Yes
Sensors : Accelerometer, Fingerprint Sensor, Geomagnetic Sensor, Light Sensor,
Dimension : 158 x 76.8 x 5.9
Weight (g) : 151
Battery : Non-removable Li-Ion 3050 mAh battery
Audio and Video
Video Format : MP4, M4V, 3GP, 3G2, WMV, ASF, AVI, FLV, MKV, WEBM
Video Resolution : UHD 4K (3840 x 2160) @ 30fps
Audio Format : MP3, M4A, 3GA, AAC, OGG, OGA, WAV, WMA, AMR, AWB, FLAC, MID,
MIDI, XMF, MXMF, IMY, RTTTL, RTX, OTA, MIDI