Samsung Galaxy A8 Full Specifications and Features

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Samsung Galaxy A8


General


Model Type Smartphone
Announced June, 2015
Status Expected to be available on Q3, 2015
SIM 2 (Dual-SIM)
Nano-SIM
2G Network GSM 850 MHZ
GSM 900 MHZ
GSM 1800 MHZ
GSM 1900 MHZ
3G Network CDMA 800 MHz


TD-SCDMA 1880-1920 MHz
TD-SCDMA 2010-2025 MHz


UMTS 850 MHz
UMTS 900 MHz
UMTS 1900 MHz
UMTS 2100 MHz

4G Network LTE 1800 MHz
LTE 2100 MHz
LTE-TDD 1900 MHz (B39)
LTE-TDD 2300 MHz (B40)
LTE-TDD 2500 MHz (B41)
LTE-TDD 2600 MHz (B38)

Network Technology and Bandwidth Speed (Internet)


All Mobile Network Speed (2G, 3G or 4G Network Speed) ➜  EDGE
➜  GPRS
➜  UMTS (384 Kbps)
➜  HSPA+ (42.2 Mbps▼, 5.76 Mbps▲)
➜  LTE Cat 6 (300 Mbps▼, 50 Mbps▲)

Body & Design


Body Material Metal
Weight 151 g
Dimensions ➜  76.8 mm  /  3.02 Inch  (Width )
➜  158 mm  /  6.22 Inch  (Height)
➜  5.9 mm  /  0.23 Inch  (Thickness)
Dedicated Keys Volume, Power
Color Black
White
Golden

Memory


Internal Memory (ROM) 16 GB
32 GB
ROM Type Flash EEPROM
Memory Card Slot ➜  MicroSD
➜  MicroSDHC
➜  MicroSDXC
➜  TransFlash
Expandable Memory Up to 128 GB
RAM 2 GB
RAM Type & Frequency 800 MHz
Single Channel
LPDDR3

Screen & Display


Display Type Super AMOLED Capacitive Touch Screen
Other Technology 5-point multi-touch
Physical Size 5.7 inch
Screen Protection Scratch resistant
Corning Gorilla Glass
Display Color Depth ➜  24 Bit
➜  16,177,216 Colors
Aspect Ratio 16:9
Screen Resolution 1920 x 1080 Pixels Display
Pixel Density ➜  386 PPI (Pixels Per Inch)
➜  151 PPCM (Pixels Per Centimeter)
Display Area 74.05% screen-to-body ratio
Dimensions ➜  2.79 inch  (Width)
➜  4.97 inch  (Height)

Primary Camera (Back Camera)


Primary – Megapixels 16 MP
Camera Image Resolution 5312 x 2988 Pixels Resolution
Sensor Model Samsung LS13p3
Sensor type ISOCELL
Sensor Size 0.24 inch
Flash LED Light
Aperture f/1.9
Features ➜  Autofocus
➜  Macro Mode
➜  Continuous shooting
➜  Digital zoom
➜  Face Beauty
➜  Wide Selfie
➜  Gesture Shot
➜  Geo tagging
➜  Gesture Shot
➜  Panorama
➜  HDR
➜  Touch focus
➜  Face and smile detection
➜  White balance settings
➜  ISO settings
➜  Exposure compensation
Video Recording 1920×1080 pixels resolution (1080p)
Video fps (frames per second) 30 fps
Recordable Image Formats JPG
Recordable Video Formats 3GP, 3G2, MPEG4

Secondary Camera (Front Camera)


Secondary-Megapixels 5 MP
Camera Image Resolution 2560 x 1920 Pixels Resolution
Aperture ??
Video Recording 1920×1080 pixels resolution (1080p)
Video fps (frames per second) 30 fps (frames per second)
Recordable Image Formats JPG
Recordable Video Formats 3GP

Features and Specifications


Operating System (OS) Android v5.1.1 Lollipop
User Interface (UI) Samsung TouchWiz UX
Kernel Linux 3.10.49
Chipset Qualcomm Snapdragon 615, MSM8939
Processor bits 64-bit Architecture
Processor  Cores 8 (Octa-core)
Processor Clock Speed 1.5 GHz
Graphics Processor (GPU) Qualcomm Adreno 405
Graphics Clock Speed 550 MHz
Sensors ➜  Proximity
➜  Accelerometer
➜  Light
➜  Compass
➜  Gyroscope
➜  Fingerprint
➜  Hall
Other Features ➜  Social Networking Services & Apps
➜  Voice Control
➜  Ultra Power Saving Mode
➜  Private mode
➜  Quick Connect
➜  Ultra-Slim Full Metal Uni-body
➜  Super Narrow Bezel
➜  Smart Manager

Connectivity & Internet


Messaging SMS (Thread view), MMS, Email, Push Mail, IM, Hangouts
Browser HTML, HTML5, CSS 3
Radio FM radio (76-108 MHz) with RDS radio reciever
Wi-Fi ➜  802.11a (IEEE 802.11a-1999)
➜  802.11b (IEEE 802.11b-1999)
➜  802.11g (IEEE 802.11g-2003)
➜  802.11n (IEEE 802.11n-2009)
➜  802.11n 5GHz
➜  Wi-Fi hotspot
➜  Wi-Fi Direct
➜  Dual band
USB ➜  Micro USB V2.0
➜  Micro USB type B
➜  Hi-Speed ​​(480 Mbit/s)
➜  Charging
➜  Mass Storage
NFC (Near Field Communication) Yes
DLNA No
Bluetooth ➜  Version 4.1
–  A2DP (Advanced Audio Distribution Profile)
GPS ➜  A-GPS
➜  GLONASS
➜  S-GPS
➜  BeiDou
HDMI Port No
TV Output No
Other Connectivity Option ➜  VoLTE
➜  ANT+
➜  Computer sync
➜  OTA sync
➜  Tethering

Multimedia system


Loudspeaker Yes
Headphone Jack 3.5 mm Audio Jack
Audio Channel Stereo Sound
Speaker Mono Sound
Microphone Stereo Sound
HD Video Support Yes, 720p, 1080p
Audio file formats/codecs ➜  AAC (Advanced Audio Coding)
➜  ACC+ / accplus  /  HE-AAC v1
➜  AMR-WB (Adaptive Multi-Rate Wideband, .awb)
➜  AMR / AMR-NB / GSM-AMR (Adaptive Multi-Rate, .amr, .3ga)
➜  eAAC+ / aacPlus v2 / HE-AAC v2
➜  FLAC (Free Lossless Audio Codec, .flac)
➜  MIDI
➜  MP3 (MPEG-2 Audio Layer II, .mp3)
➜  OGG (.ogg, .ogv, .oga, .ogx, .spx, .opus)
➜  WMA (Windows Media Audio, .wma)
➜  WAV (Waveform Audio File Format, .wav, .wave)
Video file formats/codecs ➜  3GPP (3rd Generation Partnership Project, .3gp)
➜  AVI (Audio Video Interleaved, .avi)
➜  DivX (.avi, .divx, .mkv)
➜  Flash Video (.flv, .f4v, .f4p, .f4a, .f4b)
➜  H.263
➜  H.264 / MPEG-4 Part 10 / AVC video
➜  MKV (Matroska Multimedia Container, .mkv .mk3d .mka .mks)
➜  MP4 (MPEG-4 Part 14, .mp4, .m4a, .m4p, .m4b, .m4r, .m4v)
➜  WebM
➜  WMV (Windows Media Video, .wmv)

Application Supports


Inbuilt applications Calculator, Calendar, Phonebook, Notes, To-do list, World clock, Clock, Google Apps, Samsung Apps
Java Support Yes
Flash Support Yes
Other Applications Document viewer and Editor

Battery


Capacity 3,050 mAh
Battery Type Lithium-Polymer
Stand-by time ➜  Up To 304 Hours (2G)
➜  Up To 304 Hours (3G)
Talk time ??
??
Mobile Browsing Time ??
Music Playback Time ➜  Up To 40 Hours
Video Playback Time ➜  Up To 8 Hours
Features ➜  Non-removable

Box Contains


You will get inside of Samsung Galaxy A8 ➜  Samsung Galaxy A8
➜  3,050 mAh Battery Pre-installed
➜  Battery Charger
➜  USB Data Cable
➜  User Manual
➜  Warranty Card

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