Samsung Galaxy A8 Plus 2018



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Colours :-   orchid grey, blue, Black, gold

  • 6.0 inch Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen¬†display
  • 16 MP rear camera | Dual: 16 MP + 8 MP selfie camera
  • li-ion 3500 mAH battery
  • Octa-core (2×2.2 GHz Cortex-A73 & 6×1.6 GHz Cortex-A53) Exynos 7885 processor
  • 4 GB/6GB RAM | 32/64 GB ROM
  • VoLTE supported

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Samsung Galaxy A8 Plus 2018 Mobile Phone runs on android OS nougat version 7.1.1. The phone boast a 6.0 inch Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen display with resolution of 1080 x 2220 pixels. Display is secured with Front/back glass, aluminum frame. On accounting cameras, it has a 16 Mega Pixel main camera while Dual: 16 Mega Pixel + 8 mega-pixel selfie camera. In India, it is launched in only two colours – Black and Gold, while global markets also witnessed Orchid Gray and Blue colours too. Official launch date of handset in India is 10th January, 2018.

Samsung Galaxy A8 Plus (2018) colours in India

Two Colour Variants for India

The Samsung Galaxy A8 Plus 2018 smartphone is fueled by a li-ion 3500 mAH battery which can’t be removed. battery promises long hours of utilization before next charge. Discussing processors, mobile phone is packed with Octa-core (2×2.2 GHz Cortex-A73 & 6×1.6 GHz Cortex-A53) to provide efficient and effective usage without any issues.

Samsung Galaxy A8 Plus 2018 mobile has 4GB/6GB of RAM and 32/64 GB of internal memory which can be expanded upto 256 GB (uses Dedicated slot) with the help of memory cards. It has smooth and sharp design that make gadget look elegant and exquisite.Thickness of phone is just 8.3 mm. Make a note that it is a dual sim (nano + nano) mobile phone.

Samsung Galaxy A8 Plus 2018 connectivity highlights include WiFi, 3G, 4G, bluetooth. It has certain sensors like ambient light sensor, accelerometer, proximity, barometer, Fingerprint (rear-mounted), gyro, compass. On the last note, dimension measurement are as follows : 159.9 mm (height) x 75.7 mm (width) x 8.3 mm (Thickness) and it weighs approximately 191 gm.

Samsung Galaxy A8 Plus 2018 Highlights

highlights of Samsung Galaxy A8+ (2018)

Quick Highlights of A8+

Samsung expands its portfolio of Samsung Mobile Phones in India as it now introduced the souped up variants of their A-series flagship smartphone, Galaxy A8 (2016), dubbed as Galaxy A8 and A8+ (2018) editions. Talking about A8+, designed using metal and glass with craftmanship to fit comfortably in your hands, it packs outstanding features such as infinity edge display, large screen, dedicated processor, high storage, dual camera setup, better utility features. Handset offers wide range of possibilities, that push mobile innovation to the next level. Let’s dive deeper into the product.

Infinity Edge Display with 18:5:9 aspect ratio

Handset packs a 6.o inch FHD+ Super Amolded display and larger screen resolution of 2220 x 1080 pixels and 410 PPI pixel density. Users can enjoy wide view with beautiful and large infinity edge display that comes with 18:5:9 aspect ratio providing full cinematic experience. Immersive display keen to indulge you into it, thanks to infinity display. Screen is even larger than previous edition so that you can enjoy more browsing without much scrolling, more content gets fit into it. In simpler terms, display provides a wider horizontal view with its larger than 6 inch Full HD+ display.

IP68 water and dust resistant

If you are looking for a phone, that works in any environmental condition then, Galaxy A8+ (2018) is the best option available for you as it is rated IP68. IP68 here means that it is protected against water and dust ingress. Don’t confuse water resistant with water proof here. It is water resistant device that can protect itself from splashes and rain, thanks to tightly packed glass and metal body. It is tested in 1.5 meters fresh water submerged for 30 minutes.

Dual Front Camera Setup with Live Focus

Smartphone is equipped with a dual front camera with 16 mega-pixel and 8 mega-pixel lenses, supporting live focus mode that adds excitement to your photographs. Click selfies with Live Focus mode to generate Bokeh effect where focus is projected on you while blurring the background. It even allows to adjust the focus after clicking the photograph, choose if you like photograph with the background or without the background. Beauty effect helps users to click stunning selfies, wefies. With f/1.9 aperture you can click outstanding pictures even in very low light conditions.

Galaxy A8 Plus 2018 camera effects

Camera effects and Filters – Beauty Effect, Stickers, Food Mode.

Galaxy A8 Plus (2018) supports face-recognition technology and it identifies you. Users can boost their camera experience with stickers, filters, food mode and Beauty effect (that works even in action means you can make changes while making the video without pause).

Dual front camera is accompanied by a 16 mega-pixel rear shutterbug on the handset with f/1.7 aperture, and PDAF (phase detection auto focus), larger 1.12㎛ pixels, and bigger 1/2.8-inch sensor that all together works to produce a detailed, sharp, exciting, clear, bright and crisp picture always.

6GB RAM Paired with Exynos 7885 Processor

Handset is packed with Octa-core Exynos 7885 chipset where dual cores are clocked at 2.2GHz CPU speed and hexa cores at 1.6GHz. Experience performance and superfast speed whether you are playing games or doing a bunch of tasks, processor paired with 6GB RAM carries out everything seamlessly without a sweat.

Storing your handmade videos, heavy games and larger files comes handy with 64GB internal storage on Galaxy A8+ (2018) and if still not satisfied, a dedicated microSD card slot on the phone can be used to increase internal storage up to 256GB.

3500mAH Battery with Quick Charge support

Smartphone is powered by a 3500mAH battery capcity that promises MP3 playback of up to 50 hours, video playback of up to 19 hours, up to 23 hours Talk Time, internet usage time of up to 15 hours on Wi-Fi, 12 hours on 3G network and up to 14 hours on 4G network. Also supports USB Type-C port fast charging feature so that A8 Plus 2018 gets live in few minutes again.

Bixby – The Virtual Assistant

Samsung’s very own virtual voice assistant that respond to your commands either by voice, text or touch and make your life easier. It can do handful of tasks on your Galaxy A8 Plus without much issues like setting alarm, making a call, dropping a message, set reminders, searching camera with your voice, searching out internet or phone and many more. It even learn from your habits and adapts itself according to your usage. Bixby features like  Bixby Home, Bixby Vision, and Bixby Reminder help you to make the most of your smartphone.

Biometric Authentication

biometric authentication on Samsung Galaxy A8 Plus (2018)

Biometric Authentication – Facial Unlock | Fingerprint Scanner

Samsung Galaxy A8 Plus (2018) features various modes of biometric authentication like facial unlock and fingerprint scanner. It smartly map your face, thanks to the face recognition technology, and stores your information so that next time you can unlock your phone just by looking at it. Accessing your device is made simpler with facial unlock feature and it is as easy as taking a snap. Welcome to the swift and simple unlocking with facial unlock and fingerprint sensor (mounted on the back side of the handset just below the snapper).

Loaded with Samsung Pay

The Galaxy A8+ 2018 is loaded with Samsung Pay, that allow users to store their physical card into the phone and you can pay for your shopping ventures by the phone itself. No need to carry physical cards anymore, as Samsung Pay securely stores your card and hopefully making it a smartphone that pays.

Dual Messenger Accounts

dual messenger on Samsung Galaxy A8 Plus (2018)

Access two accounts at a time on same messenger app

Now separate you work and personal life using dual account feature on many messenger apps. With Dual Messenger, users can login with different accounts on the same chatting app including facebook, Whastapp etc. A shortcut can be made to the home screen, so that you can access any account anytime with complete ease.

Smarter Gallery

Gallery on A8+ (2018) is optimised for quick and easy searching of your favorite videos and images. Gallery is added with a search space bar where you can look out your favorite photograph by entering any related information. It even went on to categorise your searches, making the search very convenient.

Always On Display

Always On Display on Galaxy A8+ 2018

No need to wake the phone – Always On screen is in action

Samsung Galaxy A8 Plus (2018) has a beautiful Always On display that shows all the necessary information including battery percentage, date, time and notifications. You are not needed to wake the phone, if you are looking for time. It is always available at your service.

Secure Folder

Another interesting feature on the handset is the way it secures your files and information. With the secure folder, you can create separate space within the device to store sensitive and personal data. It does not occupies extra space on the smartphone, thanks to software level integrations. Secure folder assures that nobody other than you can get access to your hidden data.

Smarter Wi-Fi Controls

With Samsung Galaxy A8+ (2018), you get adaptive Wi-Fi controls, making your life much easier. Smartphone makes a note of your Wi-Fi network and when ever you get into the range of that network, it automatically turns ON, saving your mobile data. When you get out of the range of the familiar network, it again shuts off automatically, saving your battery juice from draining.

Other Handy Features

Your lovely Samsung Galaxy A8 Plus (2018) supports several handy features like Samsung Health (track your workouts with wearable devices), Samsung Connect (control your smart home appliances), support for Gear VR, Gear Icon X, Gear S3 etc. In-device features in Indian version includes support for Dual SIM, microSD card slot etc.



75.7 mm


159.9 mm


8.3 mm


191 gm

Display and Screen

Screen Size

6.0 inch

Screen Resolution

1080 x 2220 Pixels

Screen Type

Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors


Yes, Multitouch and Capacitive

Pixel Density

441 PPI

Other Display features

Front/back glass, aluminum frame


Operating System

android OS nougat version 7.1.1

OS version



Exynos 7885

Number of Cores

Octa Core

Processor clock speed

2×2.2 ghz cortex-a73 & 6×1.6 ghz cortex-a53




Secondary Camera

16 Mega Pixel + 18 Mega Pixel

Primary Camera

16 Mega Pixel

Dual Camera




Primary camera features

Geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, panorama, HDR, f/1.7, phase detection autofocus

Secondary camera features

f/1.9, 1080p

Memory and storage


4 GB

Internal Memory

32 GB

Card Slot


Expandable Memory

256 GB

Network and Connectivity



Bluetooth version

5.0, A2DP, EDR, LE













Wifi Version

Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, WiFi Direct, hotspot







GPS features




Battery and Power

Battery Capacity

3500 mAh



Quick charge







Ambient Light


Fingerprint Sensor






Hall Sensor





Headphone Jack


Loud Speaker



HTML5 Android


SMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Mail, IM

Music Player


Video Player


FM Radio


Document Reader



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