Samsung has announced to launch its two new Smartphone’s Samsung Galaxy A8 (2018) and A8 + (2018) next year January 2018. The design of this new phone company is very similar to that of the 2017 flagship phone Galaxy S8. Not only this, it has also been provided with Infinity Display and Dual Camera setup like S8. Before this, news about these two smartphones has been leaked to the news several times. The company says that the sale of Samsung Galaxy A8 (2018) and A8 + (2018) will begin in January 2018.
Samsung Galaxy A8, A8+ Specifications Features
Talking about the features, Samsung Galaxy A8 (2018) and Galaxy A8 + (2018) Android 7.1.1 work on Nougat. The Galaxy A8 (2018) has a 5.6 inch full HD + Super AMOLED display. While the Galaxy A8+ (2018) has a 6-inch Full HD + Super Amoled display. On the Infinity Display panel, there is a worm glass which is similar to Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+. The Galaxy A8 (2018) comes with 4GB RAM and Galaxy A8+ (2018) 4GB and 6GB RAM variants.
Samsung has given two front cameras in both of these phones. It has an 8 megapixel camera with f / 1.9 aperture and 16 megapixel fixed focus and f / 1 aperture. The phone already has a Live Focus feature, so that user can set Bokeh effect even after taking self portrait mode. In addition to dual camera setup, Smartphone has a 16 megapixel camera sensor with aperture F / 1.7 lens. Rear camera sensor supports video digital image stabilization technology and features a hyper lap mode.
Both the Samsung Galaxy A8 (2018) and the Galaxy A8 + (2018) come with the IP68 certification and Samsung Pay has also been given. These are the first Smartphone’s in Galaxy A series that have been introduced with Gear VR headset support. Both phones will be available in four color variants, Black, Orchid Gray, Gold and Blue.
Samsung Galaxy A8 and A8+ Product Specifications:
|Galaxy A8||Galaxy A8+|
|Display||5.6-inchFHD+ Super AMOLED,1080×2220||6.0-inchFHD+ SuperAMOLED,1080×2220|
|*Screen measured diagonally as a full rectangle without accounting for the rounded corners|
|Camera||Front: Dual Camera 16MP FF (F1.9) + 8MP (F1.9) Rear: 16MP PDAF (F1.7)|
|Dimension||149.2 x 70.6 x 8.4 mm, 172g||159.9 x 75.7 x 8.3 mm, 191g|
|AP||Octa Core (2.2GHz Dual + 1.6GHz Hexa)|
|Memory||4GB RAM, 32/64GB||4/6GB RAM, 32/64GB|
|Fast Charging / USB Type-C|
|Network||LTE Cat. 11|
|Connectivity||Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4/5GHz), VHT80, 256QAM, Bluetooth® v 5.0 (LE up to 2Mbps), ANT+, USB Type-C, NFC, Location (GPS, Glonass,BeiDou*) * BeiDou coverage may be limited.|
|Sensors||Accelerometer, Barometer, Fingerprint Sensor, Gyro Sensor, Geomagnetic Sensor, Hall Sensor, Proximity Sensor, RGB Light Sensor|
|Audio||MP3, M4A, 3GA, AAC, OGG, OGA, WAV, WMA, AMR, AWB, FLAC, MID, MIDI, XMF, MXMF, IMY, RTTTL, RTX, OTA|
|Video||MP4, M4V, 3GP, 3G2, WMV, ASF, AVI, FLV, MKV, WEBM|
Source : Samsung Newsroom
Also in the news LG may also launcuching its K10 (2018) during this january, which will replace the K10 this year. This device will have a 5.3-inch 1080p display, 3GB RAM and 32GB storage. This device will be equipped with a 13 MP rear camera, 5 MP selfie camera and 3,000 mAh battery. An FM radio will also be present in the new K10 and this device will be offered in Korea at the end of next month.