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Samsung Galaxy A8 (2018)

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Samsung Galaxy A8 (2018) vs LG G6 : What is the Difference?

  • Release Date: 2017, December | 2017, February
  • Dimensions: 149.2 x 70.6 x 8.4 mm | 148.9 x 71.9 x 7.9 mm
  • Weight: 172 g | 163 g
  • Screen: 5.6", Super AMOLED | 5.7", IPS LCD
  • Main Camera: Single, 16 MP | Dual, 13 MP
  • Selfi Camera: Dual, 16 MP | Single, 5 MP
  • Memory: 32/64 GB, 4 GB RAM | 32/64/128 GB, 4 GB RAM
  • Battery: 3000 mAh | 3300 mAh
  • Headphone Jack: Yes | Yes
  • Approximate price: 270 EUR | 270 EUR

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Common features
Release date 2017 2017
Dimensions (HxWxD) 149.2 Х 70.6 Х 8.4 mm 148.9 Х 71.9 Х 7.9 mm
Weight 172 g 163 g
Body Build Front/back glass, aluminum frame Front/back glass (Gorilla Glass 3/5), aluminum frame
Colors Black, orchid grey, gold, blue Astro Black, Ice Platinum, Terra Gold, Marine Blue, Mystic White, Raspberry Rose, Moroccan Blue, Lavender Violet
Battery 3000 mAh,  Non-removable Li-Ion 3300 mAh,  Non-removable Li-Po
Battery life Talking time - Up to 24 h (3G)
Music play - Up to 66 h
Approximate price 270 EUR 270 EUR

Performance
Operating system - OS Android 7.1.1 (Nougat), upgradable to Android 8.0 (Oreo) Android 7.0 (Nougat), upgradable to Android 8.0 (Oreo); LG UX 6 UI
Chipset - Exynos 7885 Octa (14 nm) - Qualcomm MSM8996 Snapdragon 821 (14 nm)
Processor CPU - Octa-core (2x2.2 GHz Cortex-A73 & 6x1.6 GHz Cortex-A53) - Quad-core (2x2.35 GHz Kryo & 2x1.6 GHz Kryo)
Graphics processor GPU Mali-G71 Adreno 530
External memory microSD, up to 256 GB (dedicated slot) microSD, up to 512 GB (uses SIM 2 slot) - dual SIM model only
Internal memory 32/64 GB, 4 GB RAM 32/64/128 GB, 4 GB RAM
Antutu score 116745 156430
GeekBench Single Core 1482 1664
GeekBench Multi-Core 4208 3795
GeekBench RenderScript 3704 6911
GeekBench Battery 3246

Screen
Technology Super AMOLED IPS LCD
Touchscreen capacitive touchscreen capacitive touchscreen
Display colors 16M 16M
Screen size 5.6" inc 5.7" inc
Screen area 79.6 cm2 84.1 cm2
Screen format 18.5:9 (height:width) 18:9 (height:width)
Screen to body ratio 75.6% 78.6%
Screen resolution 1080 x 2220 px 1440 x 2880 px
Screen PPI /points per inch/ 441 PPI 564 PPI
Screen protection Corning Gorilla Glass (unspecified version) Corning Gorilla Glass 3
Other specs - Always-on display - Dolby Vision
-HDR10
-Always-on display
Camera and Video
Rear camera, main 16 MP, Single 13 MP, Dual
Camera specs -16 MP, f/1.7, 26mm (wide), 1/2.8”, 1.12µm, PDAF -13 MP, f/1.8, 30mm (standard), 1/3'', 1.12µm, 3-axis OIS, PDAF
-13 MP, f/2.4, 12mm (ultrawide), no AF
Functions LED flash, panorama, HDR Dual-LED flash, HDR, panorama
Video 1080p@30fps 2160p@30fps, 1080p@30/60fps, HDR, 24-bit/192kHz stereo sound rec.
Front camera, selfie 16 MP, Dual 5 MP, Single
Specifications 16 MP, f/1.9, 27mm (wide), 1/3.1'', 1.0µm
8 MP, f/1.9, 24mm (wide), 1/4'', 1.12µm
5 MP, f/2.2, 18mm
Video 1080p@30fps 1080p@30fps
Communication and Connectivity
SIM card Single SIM (Nano-SIM)Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by) Single SIM (Nano-SIM)Hybrid Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
Network GSM / HSPA / LTE GSM / HSPA / LTE
Bands -2G - GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2 (dual-SIM model only)
-3G - HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100
-4G - LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700), 13(700), 17(700), 18(800), 19(800), 20(800), 26(850), 28(700), 38(2600), 40(2300), 41(2500), 66(1700/2100)
-2G - GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2 (dual-SIM model only)
-3G - HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100
-4G - LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700), 13(700), 17(700), 20(800), 28(700), 38(2600), 40(2300)
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A (3CA) Cat11 600/75 Mbps HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A (3CA) Cat12 600/150 Mbps
GPRS Yes Yes
Edge Yes Yes
Wi-Fi Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, WiFi Direct, hotspot Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, DLNA, hotspot
GPS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS
NFC Yes Yes
USB 2.0, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector 3.1, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector, USB On-The-Go
Bluetooth 5.0, A2DP, EDR, LE 4.2, A2DP, LE, aptX HD
Harmful irradiation
SAR EU - 0.24 W/kg (head)     1.25 W/kg (body)    
SAR - 0.65 W/kg (head)     1.23 W/kg (body)    
SAR EU - 0.23 W/kg (head)     0.15 W/kg (body)    
Music and Audio
Radio FM radio FM radio (market dependent)
Headphone jack Yes Yes
Others - 24-bit/192kHz audio
-Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
- 32-bit/192kHz audio
-Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
Other features
Sensors - Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer - Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer
Other extras
- Fast battery charging
-ANT+
- Samsung Pay
-IP68 dust/water proof (up to 1.5m for 30 mins)

- WPC&PMA wireless charging (US version only)
-Fast battery charging: 50% in 30 min (Quick Charge 3.0)
- IP68 dust/water proof (up to 1.5m for 30 mins)
-MIL-STD-810G compliant
Versions
- Versions: A530F (Europe, Global Single-SIM); A530F/DS (Global Dual-SIM) Also known as Samsung Galaxy A8 (2018) Duos with dual-SIM card slots

- Versions: LG G6+ with 128 GB storage; H870 (Europe); H871 (AT&T); H872 (T-Mobile); H873 (Canada); H870K (Australia); LS993 (Sprint); US997 (U.S. Cellular); VS988 (Verizon Wireless)

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