Samsung Electronics finally made official announcement for its upcoming galaxies through companies newsroom. Latest galaxies that are launched are Galaxy A8 (2018) and Galaxy A8 Plus (2018). Witnessing a series of leaks and rumors both devices are now official and whole specifications are out except the availability and price. New Samsung smartphones follows the same design and experience of its flagship smartphone, Galaxy S8.
Samsung Galaxy A8 (2018) Features
Galaxy A8 (2018) packs an IP68 build that makes the device water and dust resistant. It packs 5.6-inch full-HD+ Super Amolded infinity edge display with 2220 x 1080 pixels screen resolution. Display features an 18.5:9 aspect ratio which is exactly same as Galaxy S8. Smartphone is integrated with company’s payment platform, Samsung Pay. Powered by Exynos 7885 octa core processor where two cores are clocked at 2.2GHz while other six cores are clocked at a speed of 1.6GHz.
Device features a dual selfie camera of 16 mega-pixel with f/1.9 aperture and 8 mega-pixel sensor with f/1.9 aperture. A rear of 16 mega-pixel with f/1.7 aperture is also boarded which supports PDAF functionality. Galaxy A8 (2018) is backed by a 3000 mAH battery and have C-Port and ability of fast charging. Smartphone is boarded with 4GB RAM and comes in two storage variants of 32GB and 64GB. It runs on Android Nougat 7.1.1 and weighs 172g.
Samsung Galaxy A8 Plus (2018) Features
Another upgraded iteration, Galaxy A8+ (2018) packs a larger display than standard variant. It has 6.0-inch FHD+ Super AMOLED (1080 x 2220 Pixels) with 18:5:9 aspect ratio. Same cameras of 16MP + 8 MP front and 16MP rear camera is packed into the mobile. It comes in two RAM and storage variants of 4GB/6GB and 32GB/64GB. Bigger battery of 3500 mAH is used to power the device.
Galaxy A8 Plus (2018) is powered with Exynos 7885 octa core processor (2.2 GHz x2, 1.6 GHz x6). Dimensions of device are as follows – 159.9 x 75.7 x 8.3 mm and weighs 191g due to the larger display.
Both the galaxies are officially announced and near to hit the market but no confirmation is made regarding the price of smartphones and availability. Most likely devices will make their way into the market in CES, 2018. Now go through the specifications sheet of Galaxy A8 and A8+ (2018)