Samsung Galaxy A8 And A8 Plus Coming To The UK April 2018

Samsung Galaxy A8 And A8 Plus Coming To The UK April 2018

Both the handsets have ditched the physical home button and the fingerprint sensor has been re-positioned at the rear below the camera module, the report added. It consists of a 16-megapixel + 8-megapixel camera with f/1.9 aperture.

Under the hood, both the phones pack in an octa-core processor sporting chipset alongside 4 GB RAM and 32/64 GB storage for the Galaxy A8 and 4/6 GB RAM and 32/64 GB storage for the Galaxy A8 Plus. Both handset features Infinity Display which has 18.5:9 aspect ratio with lesser bezels. The former flaunts a 5.6-inch Full HD+ Super AMOLED display with a resolution of 1080×2220 pixels, while the latter has a 6-inch Full HD+ Super AMOLED display with the same resolution.

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Battery: While the A8 2018 is backed by a 3,000mAh battery, the A8+ 2018 has a larger 3,500mAh battery inside. Samsung hasn't confirmed but both the handsets are highly likely to be upgraded to Android 8.0 Oreo version. There is a single 16 mega pixel camera on the rear side with f/1.9 aperture. The Galaxy A8 comes with 4GB RAM as well as 32GB and 64GB storage variants. They both have support for 4G LTE, VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth 5.0, NFC, GPS, and USB Type-C. According to leaks, Samsung Galaxy S9's fingerprint scanner will be below the camera, and not next to it as with the current Galaxy S8 series.

Both the devices boot Android 7.1.1 Nougat out of the box and offer IP68 water and dust resistant properties. No, these aren't the successor to the original Galaxy A8, but instead, they are replacements for this year's Galaxy A5 and Galaxy A7. As stated, the devices will be initially sold in the European market, and will later on make it to other markets.

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Both the phone support company's Gear VR headset and will be available in four color options, namely, Black, Blue, Gold, and Orchid Grey.

Samsung also revealed the prices of both the phones.

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