Samsung has introduced a new J series smartphone Samsung Galaxy J8 on 21st May. It is a Mid-range smartphone. Along with this, Samsung also introduced Samsung Galaxy J6, Samsung Galaxy J4 in India and Samsung Galaxy S Lite Luxury Edition in China. An A series phone, Galaxy A6 Plus is the base of this phone and it is slashed version of it in terms of price. It will be available for purchase starting from July, 2018.
Smasung Galaxy J8 price, features and availability in India
Samsung Galaxy J8 runs on android 8.0 Oreo and features dual SIMs. Handset works on Qualcomm SDM450 Snapdragon 450 octa-core processor with a clock speed of 1.8GHz. Smartphone features 4GB RAM paired with 64GB internal storage. Internal storage can be boosted up to 256GB with the help of using microSD cards (using dedicated slot).
Samsung Galaxy J8 features a 6.0-inches HD+ super AMOLED infinity display with 2.5D curved glass, 18.5:9 aspect ratio, 720 x 1480 pixels screen resolution and 274 ppi density. Handset packs a dual camera setup on the rear panel featuring 16 mega pixel (f/1.7 aperture) and 5 mega pixel (f/1.9 aperture) sensors with LED flash. On the front panel, it has a 16 mega pixel (f/1.9 aperture) front facing camera with LED flash and autofocus.
The Samsung Galaxy J8 is fuelled up by 3500 mAH battery. The connectivity features includes 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi a/b/g/n (2.4/5GHz), Bluetooth 4.2 LE, ANT+, GPS, 3.5mm audio jack, FM Radio and microUSB port. It is also equipped with fingerprint sensor and supports face recognition technology. It also packs chat over video, which allows user to chat on Whatsapp.
Samsung Galaxy J8 price in India is set at Rs. 18,990 for 4GB/64GB memory variant. The smartphone comes in Black, Gold and Blue colour variants. The handset will be available to buy in July. Handset come with few patches of AI, that helps shop from Samsung Mall by clicking on pictures. Smartphone will come with a few more memory saving features such as move to memory card, delete duplicate images, zip unused apps and delete saved APK files. Launch offers include Rs. 1,500 cashback on ICICI Bank cards, purchase with Paytm mall and get cashback and one-time screen replacement offer.