The Samsung has launched its flagship device that is Samsung Galaxy A8+ (2018). The smartphone is available in the Black, orchid grey, gold, and blue colour variants. It has a price tag of Rs. 32,990.
Some key specifications of Samsung Galaxy A8+ (2018) are:
The Samsung Galaxy A8+ (2018) comes with the 6.0 inches, 91.4 cm2 Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen display. It has a display resolution of 1080 x 2220 pixels with a pixel density of 411 ppi. The dimensions of the phone measures at 159.9 x 75.7 x 8.3 mm (6.30 x 2.98 x 0.33 in) with a weight of 191 g (6.74 oz). The smartphone display from Front/back glass designed with aluminium frame. It is certified with IP68 – dust/ water-proof over 1.5 meters and 30 minutes.
The phone is a Dual SIM device that accepts a Nano-SIM. The display is the shield with the Corning Gorilla Glass protection. The Galaxy A8+ (2018) runs on the Android 7.1.1 (Nougat) operating system. It inbuilt Exynos 7885 Octa chipset and Octa-core (2×2.2 GHz Cortex-A73 & 6×1.6 GHz Cortex-A53) processor. It has a spot of Mali-G71 GPU. The phone has a 4 GB/6 GB of RAM. It packs a 32 GB/64 GB of internal storage that can be expandable of up to 256 GB via micro SD card.
As far as the camera is concerned, the Galaxy A8+ (2018) packs a 16 MP primary camera and Dual 16 MP + 8 MP secondary camera for shooter selfies and video calling. The primary camera is capable of 1080p@30fps video recording. It includes Geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, panorama, HDR, phase detection autofocus, and LED flash. The phone has a powerhouse of Li-Ion 3500 mAh capacity with the Non-removable battery. It has a feature of Fast battery charging option which is quite superb.
The sensors includes in the phone are:
- Fingerprint sensor (rear-mounted),
- Accelerometer sensor,
- Gyro sensor,
- Proximity sensor,
- Compass sensor, and
- Barometer sensor.
The connectivity options have included:
- Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, WiFi Direct, hotspot,
- Bluetooth- 5.0, A2DP, EDR, LE,
- GPS with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS,
- FM radio,
- USB- 2.0, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector.