Samsung one of the most popular smartphone vendors in India has stepped out to 2018 with new A series smartphone. As Xiaomi and Oneplus have been launching good mid-range smartphone, to stay in competition Samsung has announced his first dual front camera phone which shipping date is 20 January 2018 going to be exclusively available in Amazon store. The price of A8 plus in India is 32,990 INR a larger and better version of Samsung A8 (2018).
The front surface of A8 plus is like Samsung Galaxy S8, a 6-inch Full HD+ (2220×1080 px) Super AMOLED Infinity display(18.5:9 aspect ratio) with a pixel density of 411 PPI and the protection of Corning Gorilla Glass (unspecified version). It weighs 191 gm and 159.9 x 75.7 x 8.3 mm is the dimension also having IP68 certification(dust/waterproof).
A 64 bit Exynos 7885 octa-core whose two core function with a clock speed of 2.2 GHz based on AMR Cortex-A7 and rest at 1.6 GHz based on AMR Cortex-A53 bind with Mali-G71 to enhance the A8 plus and Android 7.1.1 is the OS. The rear camera is 16 MP, f/1.7, PDAF, LED flash featured with Geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, panorama, HDR with 1080p video capturing at 30fps. Selfie camera is dual, 16MP paired with 8MP, f/1.9, 1080p.
Storage variant of A8 plus comes with 6 GB of RAM combine with 64 GB internal storage and 4 GB of RAM combine with 32 GB internal storage. Common WiFi, Bluetooth 5.0, NFC, GPS, Radio and 3.5mm audio jack are also there. All the essential sensors accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, the barometer is implanted and fingerprint sensor(rear mounted) is placed just under the rear shooter. This dual selfie smartphone comes with a non-removable Li-Ion 3500mAh battery supporting fast charging through a USB 2.0 Type-C charging port. Black, orchid grey, gold, blue are the color variant of A8 Plus which is available in Amazon Store.
Samsung Galaxy A8 Plus (2018) Full Specification:
Samsung Galaxy A8 Plus (2018)
|Display||6.0 inches, 1080 x 2220 pixels, 18.5:9 ratio (~411 ppi density) Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen|
|Processor||Exynos 7885 Octa|
|Camera|| Rear cameras-Dual: 16 MP, f/1.7, phase detection autofocus, LED flash, panorama, HDR
Video recording – 1080p@30fs
Front camera- Dual: 16 MP + 8 MP, f/1.9, 1080p
|RAM||4GB / 6GB|
|ROM||64 GB, 6 GB RAM or 32 GB, 4 GB RAM|
|Operating System||Android 7.1.1 (Nougat)|
|Battery||3500 mAh battery|
|SIM size||SIM1,SIM2:Nano (dedicated slot)|
|Network Support||4G VoLTE|
|WI-FI||Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Wi-Fi Direct|
|WI-FI Features||Mobile Hotspot|
|GPS||A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS|
|Sensors||Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer|
|Colours||Black, orchid grey, gold, blue|
|Dimensions||159.9 x 75.7 x 8.3 mm|