Samsung Galaxy A8

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Display

Size

5.7 inches

Resolution

1920 x 1080 pixels,
386 PPI

Technology

Super AMOLED

Screen-to-body

73.91 %

Features

Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 4), Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Hardware & Performance

System chip

Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 5430

Processor

Octa-core, 1500 MHz, ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit

GPU

Adreno 405

RAM

2GB LPDDR3

Internal storage

32GB

Storage expansion

microSDXC up to 128 GB

Device type

Smart phone

OS

Android (6.0 Marshmallow, 5.1 Lollipop)

Battery

Capacity

3050 mAh

Type

User replaceable

Stand-by time

12.7 days (304 hours)
the average is 21 days (514 h)

Camera

Rear

Single camera

Main camera

16 MP

Features

Autofocus

Specifications

Aperture size: F1.9; Pixel size: 1 μm

Flash

LED

Software Features

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

Video recording

1920x1080 (Full HD)

Features

Video calling

Front

5 MP

Design

Form factor

Candybar

Dimensions

6.22 x 3.02 x 0.23 inches (158 x 76.8 x 5.9 mm)

Weight

5.33 oz (151 g)
the average is 6.2 oz (179 g)

Materials

Back: Metal; Frame: Metal

Biometrics

Fingerprint (touch)

Features

Touch sensitive control keys

Keys

Left: Volume control; Right: Lock/Unlock key

Colors

Pearl white, Midnight black, Champagne gold

Cellular

LTE (FDD)

Bands 1(2100), 3(1800)

LTE (TDD)

Bands 38(2600), 39(1900+), 40(2300), 41(2600+)

UMTS

800, 850, 900, 1900, 2100 MHz

GSM

850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz

CDMA

800 MHz

Global Roaming

Yes

Multimedia

Headphones

3.5mm jack

Speakers

Earpiece, Loudspeaker

Features

Album art cover, Background playback

Screen mirroring

Wireless screen share

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth

4.1

Wi-Fi

802.11 a, b, g, n, dual-band

USB

microUSB, USB 2.0

Features

Charging, OTG, Mass storage device

Location

GPS, A-GPS, Glonass

Sensors

Accelerometer, Compass

Other

NFC, ANT+

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval

 

Date approved

Jun 30, 2015

FCC ID value: A3LSMA800F link

Measured SAR

 

Head

0.11 W/kg

Body

0.98 W/kg

Simultaneous Transmission

1.10 W/kg

Wireless Router

0.98 W/kg

Availability

Officially announced

Jul 14, 2015
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