Samsung Galaxy A8 Star

Display

Display size

6.3 inches

Resolution

1080 x 2220 pixels

Aspect Ratio

18.5:9

Pixel density

392 ppi

Technology

Super AMOLED

Screen-to-body ratio

80.77 %

Colors

16 777 216

Features

Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Camera

Rear

Dual camera

Main camera

16 megapixels

Hardware Features

Phase detection autofocus

Specifications

Aperture size: F1.7; Focal length: 26 mm; Sensor size: 1/2.8"; Pixel size: 1.12 μm

Second camera

24 megapixels

Hardware Features

Phase detection autofocus, CMOS image sensor

Specifications

Aperture size: F1.7; Focal Length: 26 mm; Sensor size: 1/2.8"; Pixel size: 0.9 μm

Flash

LED

Software Features

HDR, Panorama, Face detection, Smile detection, Voice activation, Night mode, Exposure compensation, ISO control, White balance presets, Touch to focus, Self-timer, Digital zoom, Geo tagging

Video recording

3840x2160 (4K UHD) (30 fps), 1920x1080 (Full HD) (30 fps)

Features

Hyperlapse, Digital image stabilization, Video calling, Video sharing

Front

24 megapixels

Features

Wide Angle

Video capture

1920x1080 (Full HD) (30 fps)

Design

Form factor

Candybar

Dimensions

6.39 x 3.03 x 0.30 inches (162.4 x 77 x 7.6 mm)

Weight

6.74 oz (191 g)
the average is 6.1 oz (174 g)

Materials

Back: Glass; Frame: Metal

Biometrics

2D Face unlock, Fingerprint (touch)

Features

Notification light

Keys

Left: Volume control, Other; Right: Lock/Unlock key

Colors

Black, White

Multimedia

Headphones

3.5 mm jack

Speakers

Earpiece, Loudspeaker

Features

Album art cover, Background playback, Dolby Atmos

Screen mirroring

Wireless screen share, MirrorLink

Music player

 

Filter by

Album, Artist, Genre, Playlists

Supported formats

MP3, AAC, FLAC, WAV, M4A (Apple lossless), AMR, OGG, MIDI

Video playback

 

Supported formats

MPEG4, H.263, H.264

Radio

FM

Additional microphone(s)

for Noise cancellation

Hardware & Performance

System chip

Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 SDM660

Processor

Octa-core, 2200 MHz, Kryo 260, 64-bit, 14 nm

GPU

Adreno 512

RAM

6 GB LPDDR4

Internal storage

64 GB

Available to use

49.6 GB

Storage expansion

microSDXC up to 400 GB

Device type

Smart phone

OS

Android (9.0 Pie, 8.0 Oreo), Samsung One UI

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth

5.0

Profiles/ Protocols

Advanced Audio Distribution (A2DP), Audio/Visual Remote Control Profile (AVRCP), Generic Access (GAP), Handsfree (HFP), Headset (HSP), Message Access Profile (MAP), Object Push (OPP), Phone Book Access (PBAP)

Wi-Fi

802.11 a, b, g, n, ac, dual-band; Hotspot, Wi-Fi Direct

USB

USB Type-C (reversible), USB 2.0

Features

Mass storage device

Charging connector

USB Type-C (reversible)

Location

GPS, A-GPS, Glonass, Galileo, BeiDou

Sensors

Accelerometer, Gyroscope

Mobile Payment

Samsung Pay

Other

NFC, ANT+, VoIP, Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync

Cellular

LTE (FDD)

Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 17, 18, 19, 20, 26, 28

LTE (TDD)

Bands 38, 40, 41

UMTS

850, 900, 1900, 2100 MHz

GSM

850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz

Data

LTE-A Cat 9 (450/50 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s

2G Data

EDGE, GPRS

Dual SIM

Yes

SIM type

Nano SIM

Global Roaming

Yes

Battery

Capacity

3700 mAh

Type

Li - Ion, Not user replaceable

Charging

Yes

Talk time (3G)

23.00 hours
the average is 23 h (1378 min)

Internet use

3G: 13 hours; LTE: 15 hours; Wi-Fi: 15 hours

Music playback

59.00 hours

Video playback

19.00 hours

Phone features

Notifications

Haptic feedback, Music ringtones, Vibration

Phonebook

Unlimited entries, Caller groups, Multiple numbers per contact, Search by both first and last name, Picture ID, Ring ID

Organizer

Calendar, Alarm, To-Do, Calculator, World clock, Timer, Stopwatch, Countdown timer, Notes

Messaging

SMS, MMS, Threaded view, Predictive text input

E-mail

IMAP, POP3, SMTP, Microsoft Exchange

Instant Messaging

Hangouts / Google Talk

Other features

Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording

Regulatory Approval

FCC measured SAR

 

Head

0.43 W/kg

Body

1.73 W/kg

Shopping information

In The Box

Charger, USB Type-C cable, Headphones, SIM Removal Tool, Documentation
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