Samsung Galaxy A8+ (2018) Launched in India at Rs. 32,990
Samsung on Wednesday launched Samsung Galaxy A8+ (2018) at an event in India. The highlights of the phone are its Infinity Display with Super AMOLED tech, 6GB of RAM, and IP68 dust and water resistance. Also, other features include the Always On screen ambient display, Samsung Pay support, Bixby support, as well as dual front cameras. Samsung Galaxy A8+ (2018) will be exclusively available via Amazon India, something we knew since the phone was first teased last week for the country.
The smartphone has a 6-inch FHD+ (1080×2220 pixels) Super AMOLED display in 18.5:9 aspect ratio, is powered by Samsung Exynos 7885 octa-core SoC and runs Android 7.1.1 Nougat. It has a 16-megapixel fixed focus, f/1.9 image sensor and an 8-megapixel f/1.9 sensor.
Samsung Galaxy A8+ (2018) is priced at Rs. 32,990, and will be an Amazon India exclusive, from January 20. Launch offers have yet to be detailed.
Samsung Galaxy A8+ (2018) Features
- 6-inch (1080×2220 pixels) Full HD+ Super AMOLED display
- Octa-Core (2.2GHz Dual + 1.6GHz Hexa) Exynos 7885 14nm processor with Mali-G71 GPU
- 6GB RAM, 64GB internal storage, expandable up to 256GB via micro SD card
- Android 7.1.1 (Nougat)
- Dual SIM
- 16-megapixel rear camera with LED flash, f/1.7 aperture
- 16-megapixel front camera with f/1.9 aperture, a secondary 8-megapixel camera with f/1.9 aperture
- Fingerprint sensor
- Water and dust resistant body (IP68)
- Dimension: 159.9×75.7x 8.3 mm Weight: 191g
- 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11ac (2.4/5GHz), Bluetooth v5, NFC, USB Type-C
- Sensor: accelerometer, ambient light sensor, digital compass, gyroscope, and proximity sensor
- 3500mAh battery with adaptive fast charging