Tag

Samsung Galaxy A8 Specs

Browsing

The Galaxy A8 is Samsung’s latest premium offering for the Philippine Market. Sporting a 5.6-inch Infinity Display, a seemingly capable octa-core processor, and dual-front cameras, it’s proof of the company’s shift into the selfie-centric segment. Though seemingly mid-range on paper, Samsung labels the A8 and its slightly bigger brother the A8+ as its newest premium lineup.  The A8 alone carries a price tag of PhP26,990, which is already bordering flagship territory. So I wonder. Is there any reason to get this phone at all? can it actually compete against the big boys at the same price point? Let’s find out. Samsung Galaxy A8 (2018) Specs: 5.6-inch FHD+ Super AMOLED Display 16MP + 8MP dual front cameras, f/1.9, Live Focus, Wide Selfie 16MP rear camera, f/1.7, PDAF 2.2GHz Exynos 7885 octa-core processor 4GB of RAM, 32GB of storage expandable via microSD card (up to 256GB) Android 7.1.1 Nougat IP68 certification for…

Announced just a little over a week ago, Samsung’s newest premium smartphones, the Galaxy A8 and A8+ are now officially available in Samsung Experience Stores and authorized retailers nationwide. Both the A8 and A8+ are IP68 certified for water and dust resistance, and feature Samsung’s Infinity Display with an 18:5:9 aspect ratio, which provides a flowing and seamless design that’s pure eye-candy. Both devices are also powered by an octa-core Exynos 7885 processor, and run on Android 7.1.1 Nougat. Apart from screen size, the main difference between the two is in the amount of RAM and storage – the A8 with 4GB and 32GB, while the A8+ has 6GB and 64GB, as well as battery capacity – 3,000mAh for the A8, and 3,500mAh for the A8+. The new phones are also equipped with improved optics – A 16MP rear camera with PDAF, and dual front cameras (16MP + 8MP) capable of Live…