Samsung Galaxy A8+ (2018) is a high-end Android phone from Samsung. Galaxy A8+ (2018) sports a 6-inch Super AMOLED Infinity screen and is powered by the company’s own Exynos 7885 octa-core processor with Mali G71 GPU.
More Samsung Galaxy A8+ (2018) specifications include 4GB or 6GB of RAM, 32GB or 64GB of internal memory and a microSD card slot, which supports upto 256GB of storage. The Galaxy A8+ Plus (2018) will be sold in in both single SIM and dual-SIM versions. In other connectivity options, the Galaxy A8+ (2018) features 4G VoLTE support, NFC, Bluetooth 5.0 and Wifi 802.11ac.
For the photography needs, the Samsung Galaxy A8+ (2018) comes with a 16MP sensor on the back with LED flash and f1.7 aperture. The phone has a dual selfie camera with 16MP and 8MP sensors. Both front lens have f1.9 aperture. The A8 Plus (2018) comes with a 3500mAh battery as well.
Samsung Galaxy A8+ (2018) was unveiled on December 19, 2017 with the Galaxy A8 (2018) phone. The latter is a smaller version of the A8 Plus. Samsung has said that the A8+ (2018) will go on sale globally beginning January, 2018. It was launched in India on January 10 and will be available starting January 20 for INR 32,999.
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Samsung Galaxy A8+ (2018) full specifications
|Design and display|
|Dimensions||159.9mm x 75.7mm x 8.3mm|
|Touchscreen||Yes, capacitive, multitouch|
|Protection glass||Yes, type unknown|
|Colours||Black, Orchid Grey, Gold and Blue|
|Chipset||Samsung Exynos 7885|
|Processor||64-bit, octa core (2.2GHz Dual + 1.6GHz Hexa), Cortex A53 (unconfirmed)|
|RAM||4GB or 6GB|
|Internal||32GB or 64GB|
|MicroSD card support||Yes, upto 256GB|
|Rear LED flash||Yes, LED|
|Rear camera features||Autofocus, f1.7 aperture, Video digital image stabilisation|
|Front||Yes, dual camera, 16-megapixel + 8-megapixel|
|Front LED flash||No|
|Front camera features||Live focus, f1.9 aperture|
|Battery size||3500 mAh|
|Battery features||Li-Ion, Fast charging|
|Ambient light sensor||Yes|
|SIM card slots||1, 2|
|SIM 1 type||Nano|
|SIM 1 support||4G VoLTE, 3G, 2G|
|SIM 2 type||Nano|
|SIM 2 support||4G VoLTE, 3G, 2G|
|USB||USB Type-C, 2.0|
|GPS support||Yes, A-GPS|
|Other satellite systems||Yes, GLONASS, Beidou|
|Operating system||Android 7.1 Nougat|
|User interface||Samsung UX|
|Add-on features||Samsung Pay, Samsung Gear VR support|
|Water/ dust resistance||Yes, IP68|
|Status||Set to go on sale beginning Jan, 2018|
|Price||Expected around 599 euros (INR 32,999 in India for 6GB+64GB)|