Full Metal Body
Style meets functionality in the shape of the new Galaxy A8. Get your hands on its ultra-slim full metal body at only 5.9 mm* with metal rim for a super sleek feel.
*the metal body is designed to be different in parts, 5.9 mm is the thinnest part of body.
Brighter, Clearer Images
Equipped with a 16 MP rear and 5 MP front camera – both featuring f / 1.9 aperture – the Galaxy A8 capture brighter, clearer images even in low-light conditions. With the HDR function, it eliminates shadows for an optimal launch the Galaxy A8’s camera in just 0.9 seconds – or 1.7 seconds from sleep mode – by simply pressing the home button twice.
Protect your private data with the Galaxy A8’s innovative touch sensor. A fingerprint scanner lets you enjoy safe and secure access to your most sensitive data needed for web log-ins, account verifications and payment-related pages.
It may be ultra-slim at 5.9 mm, but the Galaxy A8 packs plenty of punch in the power department - its 3,050 mAh capacity battery offers you to enjoy a wide range of media contents – such as movies, music, games and more – for even longer.
Processor and Operating System CPU Type N/A CPU Core Octa-Core CPU Speed 1.8GHz, 1.3GHz Operating System Android Operating System Version v5.1 (Lollipop) Display and Camera Screen Size 5.7 inches Screen Resolution 1920 x 1080 pixels (FHD) Screen Type Super AMOLED Screen Colors 16M Main Camera CMOS 16.0 MP (Flash and Auto Focus) Secondary Camera CMOS 5.0 MP Video FHD (1920 x 1080)@30fps Memory and SIM Card Ram 2 GB Internal Memory 32 GB Expandable Memory MicroSD (Up to 128GB) SIM Slot Optional Dual SIM Sim type (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by) Connectivity 2G Network GSM850, GSM900, DCS1800, PCS1900 3G Network B1(2100), B2(1900), B5(850), B8(900) 4G Network LTE 1700/1800/1900/2100/2300/2600 MHz High Speed Data N/A Web Browser HTML5 Messaging SMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Mail, IM EDGE Yes GPS Yes GPRS Yes Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac 2.4G+5GHz, VHT80 Bluetooth Bluetooth v4.1 Style and Size Form Factor Touchscreen Bar Dimension 158 x 76.8 x 5.9 Product weight 151 Battery Battery Type N/A Battery Capacity 3050 mAh Standby Time (Hours) N/A Talk Time (Hours) Up to 17