Samsung Galaxy A8 - Price And Specification

Samsung Galaxy series A8 of the family be the thinnest smartphone ever produced by Samsung until today. Middle-class smartphone designed with a full metal material and has a weight of 151 grams is priced relatively cheaper than the Samsung Galaxy Note 5 and Samsung Galaxy S6 edge + which was released some time ago.

Samsung Galaxy A8

Snapdragon 615 and 2GB RAM

Samsung Galaxy A8 equipped with 8-core CPU Qualcomm Snapdragon 615, consists of a quad-core CPU and a 1.8 GHz quad-core CPU 1.3 GHz and 2 GB RAM capacity. For the operating system, the latest Samsung smartphone is already running Android OS 5.1 will be supported with Adreno 405 GPU.

5.7-inch wide screen

In the display sector, Samsung Galaxy A8 has the same size as the Galaxy S6 edge + that is 5.7 inches. IPS panel Super AMOLED high resolution 1,920 x 1,080 pixels with a density of 386 ppi screen used has also been protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 4.

Samsung's Slimmest Smartphone 

Samsung Galaxy A8 has a relatively large dimension to a smartphone, but the advantage is that this variant becomes the thinnest smartphone ever they produce. With a thickness of only 5.9 mm, Samsung still can immerse large-capacity battery that is 3,050 mAh. Samsung provides their latest variant in three colors namely attractive and elegant pearl white, midnight black and champagne gold.

MicroSD support up to 128 GB  

On the lower right side of the body, there are two slots for SIM cards with one type of nano-SIM and microSD slot just underneath that can be used to expand the external data storage up to 128 GB. Although for internal storage, Samsung Galaxy A8 itself has been equipped with 32 GB of storage.

High resolution 16MP camera  

Likewise with the camera, the Samsung Galaxy A8 resolution camera module carrying two 16 MP and 5 MP equal to the embedded in the Galaxy S6 series. In the sleep state, the main camera can be accessed in just 1.7 seconds. While the front camera has angles up to 120 degrees, which means that more and more objects are able to be arrested when used for selfie.

Specifications Samsung Galaxy A8  

  • Body                     158 x 76,8 x 5,9 mm, 151 gram
  • Processor              Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 octa-core 1,8 GHz
  • GPU                      Adreno 405
  • RAM                     2 GB
  • Storage                  32 GB
  • Screen                    IPS Super AMOLED 5.7-inch (1,920 x 1,080 pixels)
  • Camera                  16 MP & 5 MP (1.080p @30fps) 
  • Battery                   3.050 mAh 
  • Operating System  Android 5.1
  • Network                 4G
  • Censorship             Accelerometer, proximity, compass

Price Samsung Galaxy A8

Intended to fill the middle-class segment of smartphone users, the price of Samsung A8 priced at only $ 488. Although the use of the label "A" series, this variant is often touted as an alternative to the Samsung Galaxy S6 series, but sold at a cheaper price.


  •      Premium design with a metal body that is designed very thin and has a weight light enough
  •      Comes with a powerful spur kitchen that can match Galaxy S6
  •      The battery capacity is large enough
  •      full connectivity
  •      Fingerprint Sensor features and Always On Display
  •      8 Megapixel camera equipped with front and rear 16 Megapixel