Samsung Galaxy A8+ (2018) to launch in India on January 20th13
Last week, we told you that the Samsung Galaxy A8+ (2018) will be an Amazon exclusive in India when it is released this month. This morning, Samsung unveiled the device, revealing that it will go on sale in the world's second largest smartphone market on January 20th priced at Rs. 32,990 ($518 USD at current exchange rates). Featuring the Infinity Display used on the Samsung Galaxy S8, Samsung Galaxy S8+ and Samsung Galaxy Note 8, Indian consumers can buy a phone that looks like an expensive top shelf model, for a mid-range price.
The Samsung Galaxy A8+ (2018) carries a 6-inch Super AMOLED display with a resolution of 1080 x 2220, and an aspect ratio of 18:5:9. Some home cookin' is under the hood in the form of the Exynos 7885 chipset, featuring an octa-core CPU clocked at 2.2GHz, and the Mali-G71 GPU. 6GB of RAM is inside along with 64GB of expandable storage. On back is a 16MP camera with an aperture of f/1.7. There is a dual camera setup in front, weighing in at 16MP and 8MP. A 3500mAh battery keeps the lights on, and Android Nougat is pre-installed.
The Galaxy A8+ (2018) has an IP68 certification rating, is equipped with Bixby, and supports Samsung Pay. Click on the sourcelink and you can sign up with Amazon to receive an alert when the phone is available to be purchased.