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Samsung Galaxy A8 16GB White Specs

Release Date in Philippines
DateAug 2016
Processor frequency1.8 GHz
Processor cores4
Coprocessor frequency1.3 GHz
Coprocessor cores4
Display diagonal14.5 cm (5.7")
Display resolution1920 x 1080 pixels
Orientation sensor
Screen shapeFlat
Display typeSAMOLED
Display number of colours16.78 million colours
Touch technologyMulti-touch
Touchscreen typeCapacitive
Ports & interfaces
USB port
USB connector typeMicro-USB
USB version2.0
Headphone connectivity3.5 mm
Weight & dimensions
Weight151 g
Width76.8 mm
Depth5.9 mm
Height158 mm
SIM card capabilityDual SIM
SIM card typeNanoSIM
2G standardsGSM
3G standardsWCDMA
4G standardLTE
Wi-Fi standardsIEEE 802.11a,IEEE 802.11ac,IEEE 802.11b,IEEE 802.11g,IEEE 802.11n
Bluetooth version4.1
Bluetooth profilesA2DP, AVRCP, HFP, HID, HOGP, HSP, MAP, OPP, Pan, PBAP
2G bands (primary SIM)850,900,1800,1900 MHz
3G bands supported800,850,1900,2100 MHz
4G bands supported800,850,900,1800,2100 MHz
Tethering (modem-mode)
Near Field Communication (NFC)
RAM capacity2 GB
Internal storage capacity32 GB
Compatible memory cardsMicroSD (TransFlash)
Maximum memory card size128 GB
USB mass storage
Position location
Assisted GPS (A-GPS)
Operating system installedAndroid
Rear camera resolution (numeric)16 MP
Auto focus
Built-in flash
Front camera typeSingle camera
Front camera resolution (numeric)5 MP
Video recording
Video recording modes1080p
Maximum frame rate30 fps
Resolution at capture speed1920x1080@30fps
Battery capacity3050 mAh
Talk time (3G)17 h
Browsing time (Wi-Fi)13 h
Browsing time (3G)10 h
Browsing time (4G)11 h
Continuous audio playback time51 h
Continuous video playback time13 h
Form factorBar
Colour of productBlack
Fingerprint reader
Subscription typeNo subscription

Samsung Galaxy A8 16GB White Expert Reviews
Reviewed on 2015-11-29
Huawei's never been shy about their open challenge to rival brand Samsung on their mid-range phone, the Galaxy A8. Well, today, we're going to take them on their offer to pit their mid-range G8 against the offering of the Korean juggernaut. Both phones ar...
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Reviewed on 2015-11-20
As the holidays draw near, it's become obvious that the new battleground of international brands has moved away from the high-end into the mid-range. Companies like OPPO, Lenovo and Huawei have new smartphones to duke it out in the mid-range. Korean jugge...
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Reviewed on 2015-10-29
Announced a few months ago and first debuting in China, Samsung's Galaxy A8 is the skinniest and most powerful of the A series of phones. The A8 holds the distinction of being the thinnest phone from the Korean company when it was announced, and bears the...
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Reviewed on 2015-10-24
With all the fanfare and hype surrounding the Note 5, it is easy to forget that we still have another Samsung phone in our midst, the A8. The A8 is the latest edition to Samsung's Alpha series of mid-range smartphones. And like the other Samsung smartphon...
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Reviewed on 2015-10-23
S amsung is known for its wide range of phones that cater to almost every kind of user and budget, and has dedicated series in the form of Galaxy S, J, E, A and so on. While the Galaxy S series is the flagship range of phones that come usually with the la...
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Reviewed on 2015-10-19
Premium Design, 4G, Good DisplaySlightly expensive, Not exceptional specs
Samsung has long been criticised for not putting enough innovation in its smartphones, particularly Galaxy series. Even as other brands launched a slew of slim and trendy phones, the Galaxy series had a monotonous feel. The company is now trying to change...
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Reviewed on 2015-10-19
"The Samsung Galaxy A8 attempts to cash in on its looks and seems like a decent offering overall" Blame it on the tussle between Chinese and Indian smartphone smartphone brands, but buying a capable smartphone today is much more affordable than ever befor...
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Reviewed on 2015-10-16
Camera: Samsung has added a 16MP camera but it isn't on a par with what Galaxy S6 or even Galaxy Note 4 offered. The camera app has four key modes, including HDR, Pro, Auto and night. The images were sharp, offering great colour reproduction. The Pro mode...
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Reviewed on 2015-10-06
Great design, Good performance, 128GB expandable memoryCamera could have been better, Over heating, Overpriced
Samsung has manages to stay pretty alert in the industry for a long time and thus has been proactively pulling all the spotlights towards itself by launching phenomenal devices.The Galaxy Edge, which has rocked the smartphone industry with its awesome thr...
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Reviewed on 2015-10-02
Impressively slim and lightweight, feels fairly comfortable to use for the screen size, Very accurate display colors, Good battery life, Supports expandable storage, or dual SIM option, Quick Launch shortcut for the camera is useful and indeed fastA bit overpriced, Maximum display brightness isn't high enough, TouchWiz is noticeably stuttery, TouchWiz is visually incohesive, many Themes are half baked, Fingerprint scanner takes a couple of attempts to read prints, Slow recharge times, Lacks continu...
With the rise of Chinese smartphones offering great value for the money, Samsung has been bleeding sales and it needed to take measures. In early 2015, it brought its answer to the emerging threat from China: the Galaxy A series, a family of slim devices...
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Reviewed on 2015-10-01
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Reviewed on 2015-09-18
Sleek metal frame, Loaded with new TouchWiz interface, Vibrant display, Fingerprint securedA pricier option, Uncomfortably big and thin, No OIS on camera
Apart from flagship devices, if any other series in the Samsung smartphone department were to be called equally attractive and strong, it is the Samsung Galaxy A range. In fact, the Galaxy A5 that was launched soon after the Galaxy S5 and at almost half t...
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Reviewed on 2015-08-31
“The slimmest Samsung smartphone till date isn't so slim on shooting capabilities”Samsung's Galaxy A series is all about slim, stylish smartphones that boast compelling specs, yet, are priced in the upper mid-range. And the new Galaxy A8 (unboxing and fir...
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Reviewed on 2015-08-31
The Samsung Galaxy A8 is another premium handset that sports a big 5.7 inch super AMOLED screen and houses the Samsung Exynos Octa Core processor. This is a dual SIM smartphone with 4G LTE support and also comes with a 16MP AF primary camera with an f/1.9...
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Reviewed on 2015-08-26
You don't need to be the best if you can be the crowd favorite. The Samsung Galaxy A8 is Samsung's thinnest smartphone yet and is certainly learning from the Note5 in some respects, but while it can't beat it on features it's likely to rival it on popular...
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Reviewed on 2015-08-25
Samsung is on a phone-releasing spree. It has just released its latest A-series handset called the Galaxy A8 in the Indian market for Rs 32,500 and this announcement came in with the launch of its Galaxy Note 5 and Galaxy 6 Edge+ devices. Launched in Chin...
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Reviewed on 2015-08-19
Massive battery stamina, Good, sharp display, Good camera quality, Premium build, Steady performanceLow grip factor, Hefty price tag, Badly placed speaker
The Samsung Galaxy A8 was marketed as the slimmest phone by Samsung till date, and when a phone is marketed with its form highlighted as a key factor, you usually expect a really good looking one. The Samsung Galaxy A8 is really good looking smartphone, a...
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Reviewed on 2015-08-11
All metal design, Large vibrant display, Thin profile, MicroSD expansion, Fantastic battery life, Excellent camera, Fingerprint scannerExpensive for midrange, Occasional homescreen lag issues, Weak speaker
Before Samsung made its dramatic shift to metal and glass for the Galaxy S6, the company experimented with “premium” materials in its medium range first. The use of metal began with the Galaxy Alpha , and was later extended to the Galaxy A series, with th...
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Reviewed on 2015-08-02
Ever imagine the sensation of holding a sword edge with your barehand? just kidding. Samsung has announced the Samsung Galaxy A8 during 30th June this year which Samsung stated as the the ‘ s limmest Samsung smartphone ‘ ever made. The design of the A8 fo...
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Reviewed on 2015-07-17
First of all, let me start by saying the new Samsung Galaxy A8 looks great. Its major USP is its size, at 5.7mm thick, it's Samsung's thinnest ever smartphone. It's also got good-to-middling specs: a 16-megapixel camera, large 3,050mAh battery, fingerpri...
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