Galaxy A8 (2018) and A8+ (2018) — smart phones from Samsung that users waited a long time suspected, what can be a result of their characteristics. It should immediately be noted that in the news, for the first time for the South Korean technology giant, have found applications uncharacteristic of earlier devices from Samsung, the configuration of the cameras of smartphones on their front panels. Between the two models of smartphones are not so many differences.
Samsung finally unveiled its long-awaited smartphones Samsung Galaxy A, which in the Network there were many rumors that Samsung A8 (2018) and Galaxy A8+ (2018). Both devices will be available in several colors — black, grey, Golden and blue. More features was considered by Adam Jones (Adam Jones) on the resource page androidcrunch.com.
Samsung Galaxy A8 (2018) costs € 499 (about 588 U.S. dollars equivalent). The price of the bigger models — Samsung Galaxy A8+ (2018) — is 599 euros (around 706 USD equivalent). Both devices appeared in Europe in the beginning of January 2018.
The main feature of both the new smartphones is the dual camera that located on the front panels of the devices. These smart phones are the first devices from Samsung with the dual front cameras. Both models feature Full HD+ Infinity Super AMOLED display with an aspect ratio of 18.5:9. Curved glass is the devices front and back.
Smartphones Galaxy A8 (2018) and Galaxy A8+ (2018) will give users the possibility of using a number of wonderful functions previously characteristic of the flagships from Samsung. Among the features of new products — Infinity Display, dual camera on the front panel and Live Focus. Additionally, the smartphones are different premium design.
Samsung Galaxy A8 (2018) became a smartphone with a 5.6-inch Full HD+ Super AMOLED-display, whose resolution is 1080 x 2220 pixels. It is based on make in line with the 14-nanometer process Exynos chipset 7885. The chipset is equipped with OCTA-core CPU with two 2,2-gigagertsevyj six cores and a 1.6-gigagertsevyj cores. Graphic processor chipset the new device is the Mali-G71.
RAM Samsung Galaxy A8 (2018) is 4 gigabytes. Capacity of built-in storage considered new items differs depending on the version and could reach 32 gigabytes or 64 gigabytes. The novelty supports memory cards micro SD capacity of up to 256 gigabytes, the use of which is possible through the appropriate slot. Samsung Galaxy A8 (2018) will be supplied with a preinstalled operating system Android 7.1.1 (Nougat). The device is characterized by support for Dual SIM.
On the rear panel of the Samsung Galaxy A8 (2018) is its main 16-megapixel camera with led (LED) flash and aperture of f/1.7. Located on the front panel of the camera device’s 16-megapixel sensor with aperture f/1.9 is combined with an 8-megapixel sensor, the aperture of which is also f/1.9.
Samsung Galaxy A8 (2018) comes with battery, whose capacity is 3000 mAh. Battery device supported adaptive fast charging. Novelty is supported and a number of connectivity — 4G, VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 ac (2.4/5GHz), Bluetooth v5, NFC, USB Type-C, the Casing is protected from moisture and dust in accordance with IP68 certification. Under located on the rear panel of the smartphone camera is a fingerprint scanner. The dimensions of Samsung Galaxy A8 (2018) (in millimeters) — 149,2 (height) x 70,6 (width) x 8.4 m (depth). It weighs 172 grams.
For Samsung Galaxy model A8+ (2018) is characterized by a greater display size. This smartphone is equipped with a 6-inch Full HD+ Super AMOLED-screen. Its resolution is 1080 x 2220 pixels. The hardware platform of this model is also discussed above chipset Exynos 7885. Cameras features Samsung Galaxy A8+ (2018) are the same as discussed above and inherent in the Samsung Galaxy A8 (2018).
There are two options of this model. One of them is equipped with six gigabytes of RAM and 64 GB built-in storage. The amount of RAM of a second embodiment smart phone Samsung Galaxy A8+ (2018) is 4 GB with 32-GB volume of the built-in storage. Implemented in the device also support micro SD memory cards with capacities up to 256 gigabytes. The novelty allows to use two SIM cards.
The visible difference of a smartphone of a larger size from the above Samsung Galaxy A8 (2018) is its battery capacity which is 3500 mAh. It also supported adaptive fast charging. Connectivity innovations include support for 4G, VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 ac (2.4/5GHz), Bluetooth v5, NFC, USB Type-C Rating of body protection of the smartphone from dust and moisture is also IP68. The dimensions of Samsung Galaxy A8+ (2018) (in millimeters) are 159,9 (height) x 75,7 (width) x 8.3 (thickness) and a weight of 191 grams.