Samsung Galaxy A8 Specs, review, opinions, comparisons

Samsung Galaxy A8 Specs, review, opinions, comparisons
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Samsung Galaxy A8 Top Specs

  • Release Date: 2015, July
  • Dimensions: 158 x 76.8 x 5.9 mm
  • Weight: 151 g
  • Screen: 5.7", Super AMOLED
  • Main Camera: Single, 16 MP
  • Selfi Camera: Single, 5 MP
  • Memory: 32 GB, 2 GB RAM
  • CPU:
  • Battery: 3050 mAh
  • Sensors: Fingerprint (front-mounted), accelerometer, proximity, compass

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Technical specifications

Screen
Technology Super AMOLED
Touchscreen capacitive touchscreen
Display colors 16M
Screen size 5.7" inc
Screen area 89.6 cm2
Screen format 16:9 (height:width)
Screen to body ratio73.8%
Screen resolution 1080 x 1920 px
PPI /points per inch/ 386 PPI
Screen protection Corning Gorilla Glass 4
Camera and Video
Rear camera, main 16 MP, Single
Camera specs
-16 MP, f/1.9, 31mm (standard), AF
Functions LED flash, panorama, HDR
Video 1080p@30fps
DxOMark Main Score79
DxOMark Photo82
DxOMark Video74
Front camera, selfie 5 MP, Single
Specifications 5 MP, f/1.9, 23mm (wide)
Video 1080p@30fps

Performance
Operating system OS Android 5.1.1 (Lollipop), upgradable to 6.0 (Marshmallow)
Chipset - Qualcomm MSM8939 Snapdragon 615 (28 nm)
Processor CPU
- Octa-core (4x1.8 GHz Cortex-A53 & 4x1.3 GHz Cortex-A53)
Graphics processor GPU - Adreno 405
External memory microSD, up to 256 GB (dedicated slot)
Internal memory 32 GB, 2 GB RAM
Antutu 7 score28650
General specs
Release date 2015, July
Dimensions (HxWxD) 158 Х 76.8 Х 5.9 mm
Weight 151 g
Body build Front glass, aluminum frame, plastic back
Colors Pearl White, Midnight Black, Champagne Gold
Battery 3050 mAh,  Non-removable Li-Ion
Battery life
Talking time- Up to 17 h (3G)
Music play - Up to 51 h
Approximate price250 EUR
Communication and Connectivity
SIM card Nano-SIM
Network GSM / HSPA / LTE
Show all network frequencies:
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A Cat6 300/50 Mbps
GPRS Yes
Edge Yes
Wi-Fi Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, WiFi Direct, hotspot
GPS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS/ BDS (market dependant)
NFC Yes
USB microUSB 2.0
Bluetooth 4.1, A2DP, EDR, LE
Harmful irradiation

SAR EU - 0.32 W/kg (head)     0.55 W/kg (body)    
Music and Audio
Radio FM radio, RDS, recording
Headphone jack Yes
Others
- Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
Other features
- Sensors - Fingerprint (front-mounted), accelerometer, proximity, compass
- ANT+

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