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Samsung Galaxy A8 (2018)

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Samsung Galaxy A50 vs Samsung Galaxy A8 (2018) : What is the Difference?

  • Release Date: 2019, February | 2017, December
  • Dimensions: 158.5 x 74.7 x 7.7 mm | 149.2 x 70.6 x 8.4 mm
  • Weight: 166 g | 172 g
  • Screen: 6.4", Super AMOLED | 5.6", Super AMOLED
  • Main Camera: Triple, 25 MP | Single, 16 MP
  • Selfi Camera: Single, 25 MP | Dual, 16 MP
  • Memory: 64/128 GB, 4/6 GB RAM | 32/64 GB, 4 GB RAM
  • Battery: 4000 mAh | 3000 mAh
  • Headphone Jack: Yes | Yes
  • Approximate price: 250 EUR | 270 EUR

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Common features
Release date 2019 2017
Dimensions (HxWxD) 158.5 Х 74.7 Х 7.7 mm 149.2 Х 70.6 Х 8.4 mm
Weight 166 g 172 g
Body Build Front glass, plastic body Front/back glass, aluminum frame
Colors Black, White, Blue, Coral Black, orchid grey, gold, blue
Battery 4000 mAh,  Non-removable Li-Po 3000 mAh,  Non-removable Li-Ion
Battery life Talking time - Up to 24 h (3G)
Music play - Up to 66 h
Approximate price 250 EUR 270 EUR

Performance
Operating system - OS Android 9.0 (Pie) Android 7.1.1 (Nougat), upgradable to Android 8.0 (Oreo)
Chipset - Exynos 9610 Octa (10nm) - Exynos 7885 Octa (14 nm)
Processor CPU - Octa-core (4x2.3 GHz Cortex-A73 & 4x1.7 GHz Cortex-A53) - Octa-core (2x2.2 GHz Cortex-A73 & 6x1.6 GHz Cortex-A53)
Graphics processor GPU Mali-G72 MP3 Mali-G71
External memory microSD, up to 512 GB (dedicated slot) microSD, up to 256 GB (dedicated slot)
Internal memory 64/128 GB, 4/6 GB RAM 32/64 GB, 4 GB RAM
Antutu score 143732 116745
GeekBench Single Core 1648 1482
GeekBench Multi-Core 5155 4208
GeekBench RenderScript 4754 3704

Screen
Technology Super AMOLED Super AMOLED
Touchscreen capacitive touchscreen capacitive touchscreen
Display colors 16M 16M
Screen size 6.4" inc 5.6" inc
Screen area 100.5 cm2 79.6 cm2
Screen format 19.5:9 (height:width) 18.5:9 (height:width)
Screen to body ratio 84.9% 75.6%
Screen resolution 1080 x 2340 px 1080 x 2220 px
Screen PPI /points per inch/ 403 PPI 441 PPI
Screen protection Corning Gorilla Glass 3 Corning Gorilla Glass (unspecified version)
Other specs - Always-on display
Camera and Video
Rear camera, main 25 MP, Triple 16 MP, Single
Camera specs -25 MP, f/1.7, 26mm (wide), PDAF
-8 MP, f/2.2, 13mm (ultrawide)
-5 MP, f/2.2, depth sensor
-16 MP, f/1.7, 26mm (wide), 1/2.8”, 1.12µm, PDAF
Functions LED flash, panorama, HDR LED flash, panorama, HDR
Video 1080p@30fps 1080p@30fps
DxOMark Main Score 83
DxOMark Photo 85
DxOMark Video 79
Front camera, selfie 25 MP, Single 16 MP, Dual
Specifications 25 MP, f/2.0 16 MP, f/1.9, 27mm (wide), 1/3.1'', 1.0µm
8 MP, f/1.9, 24mm (wide), 1/4'', 1.12µm
Functions HDR
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)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 / 1900 / 2100
-4G - LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800), 38(2600), 40(2300), 41(2500)
-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)
Speed HSPA, LTE-A HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A (3CA) Cat11 600/75 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, WiFi Direct, hotspot
GPS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, GALILEO, BDS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS
NFC Yes (market dependent) Yes
USB 2.0, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector 2.0, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector
Bluetooth 5.0, A2DP, LE 5.0, A2DP, EDR, LE
Harmful irradiation
SAR EU - 0.27 W/kg (head) 1.39 W/kg (body)

SAR EU - 0.24 W/kg (head)     1.25 W/kg (body)    
Music and Audio
Radio FM radio FM radio
Headphone jack Yes Yes
Others - Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic - 24-bit/192kHz audio
-Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
Other features
Sensors - Fingerprint (under display), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass - Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer
Other extras
- ANT+
- Fast battery charging 15W

- Fast battery charging
-ANT+
- Samsung Pay
-IP68 dust/water proof (up to 1.5m for 30 mins)
Versions
- Versions: SM-A505F/DS (Global)

- Versions: A530F (Europe, Global Single-SIM); A530F/DS (Global Dual-SIM) Also known as Samsung Galaxy A8 (2018) Duos with dual-SIM card slots

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