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Samsung introduces Galaxy A8 : impressive and very thin

by Rupesh


by Rupesh in News

Galaxy A8 White

Samsung has officially launched the Galaxy A8, a very thin and impressive smartphone with 5.7-inch full-HD screen and a fingerprint scanner on the home button.

The smartphone will be available in the colors white, black and gold. The A8 is part of the premium A-series, which includes also the Samsung Galaxy A3, A5, Samsung Galaxy S and Samsung Galaxy A7.

Samsung Galaxy A8 release

The Galaxy A8 is equipped with a 5.7 inch AMOLED screen with a full HD resolution, Snapdragon 615 chip with a octacore processor (64-bit), 2GB of RAM and 16GB of internal storage. The latter is a micro SD card expandability. The smartphone has the same design as most Samsung phones, with an oval-shaped home button in which a fingerprint scanner is implemented. Just press it and you will automatically be logged in.

At the back we find a 16-megapixel camera, assisted by a 5-megapixel front camera. The device gets its power from a fairly large 3050 mAh battery, while the Galaxy but A8 5.9 millimeters thin. The device weighs 151 grams.

Unfortunately, the smartphone is still only in China in stores. TheGalaxy A8 release in India or price has been not announced yet.