After a protracted amount leaks, speculations or even a practical review, today the Samsung Galaxy A8 (2018) and Samsung Galaxy A8+ (2018) finally found life. These include both Infinity Display devices, excellent midrange specs and in addition they employ a front dual camera.
The new Galaxy A set is focused on premium features in a midrange package. The handsets get this amazing Infinity Display, to make sure they don’t have Home buttons, that’s clear. The fingerprint scanner resides at the rear as well as the design involves curved glass panels at both front and back side. Samsung Galaxy A8 (2018) measures 8.4 mm in depth, weighs 172 grams and packs a 5.6 inch Full HD+ Super AMOLED display.
The bigger A8+ carries a 8.3 mm waistline, weighs 191 grams and fits a 6 inch Full HD+ display. Both designs have the immersive 18.5:9 aspect ratio and also the actual resolution is 2220 x 1080 pixels. The handsets share support for Gear VR headsets and find the same main 16 megapixel camera in the, with F/1.7 aperture. Unlike the rumors said, both models will also get the dual front camera, that has a 16 MP man sensor with an 8 MP secondary one. This pair of shooters supports background blur, aka Bokeh and there’s and a Live Focus feature here.
Samsung Galaxy A8 incorporates 4 GB of RAM, 32 or 64 GB of storage along with a 3000 mAh battery, although the A8+ brings forth 4 or 6 GB of RAM and 32 or 64 GB of storage, and it also bumps the battery to your 3500 mAh unit. There’s fashionable micro sd card slot, an IP68 protected body and a solid metal frame. Around the connectivity front there’s USB Type-C, Bluetooth 5.0, LTE Category 11 and MST for Samsung Pay.
Oddly enough Android 7.1.1 Nougat is definitely the OS of preference, although the Oreo update has become promised. 4 hues can be purchased: black, orchid grey, gold and blue. The handsets can be purchased from early January 2018 and prices should start at $600.