Samsung Galaxy A8

Samsung Galaxy A8

151 g (5.33 oz) weight
5.9 mm (0.23 in) thickness

5.7" (386 ppi)
1,080 x 1,920 pixels

16 MP

2 GB memory
32 GB storage

Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 MSM8939
Octa-core processor (28 nm)

3,050 mAh



Released in August 2015.

The Samsung Galaxy A8 has a weight of 151 g (5.33 oz) and it is 5.9 mm (0.23 in) thick.

Features a screen of 5.7 inches with a resolution of 1,080 x 1,920 pixels and a pixel density of 386 pixels per inch. It has a rear camera (16 MP) and a front camera (5 MP).

Octa-core processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 MSM8939 with a maximum frequency of 1.80 GHz, which is combined with up to 2 GB memory and 32 GB storage.

Battery capacity is 3,050 mAh. It has NFC connectivity.

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Samsung Galaxy A8

Brand Samsung
Model -
Release Date August 2015
Operating System TouchWiz UI (Android 5.1)
Size 158.0 x 76.8 x 5.9 mm
6.22 x 3.02 x 0.23 in
Weight 151 g
5.33 oz
Size 5.7 inches
Resolution 1,080 x 1,920 pixels
PPI 386
Features OLED
Rear 16 MP f/1.9 Standard
Front 5 MP f/1.9 Wide
Memory 2 GB
Fixed 32 GB
Removable microSDXC
Chip Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 MSM8939
Octa-core processor
28 nm
CPU 4x 1.80 GHz Cortex-A53
4x 1.30 GHz Cortex-A53
GPU Adreno 405
Capacity 3,050 mAh
Features -
Removable False
5G False
NFC True
3.5 mm Audio Jack True
Micro USB True
USB Type-C False
Lightning False

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Samsung Galaxy A8

151 g
5.33 oz