Samsung Galaxy A8 (2016) review
The Samsung Galaxy A8 (SM-A810) smartphone released in 2016. It is powered by Exynos 7 Octa 7420 chipset, 3 GB of RAM and 32 GB of internal storage.
The Samsung Galaxy A8 runs on Android OS v6.0.1 (Marshmallow) out of the box. It comes with a Li-Ion 3300 mAh, non-removable battery. It features a 5.7 inches AMOLED display with 1080 x 1920 px resolution. The AMOLED technology is widely used for smartphones because of their gorgeous color reproduction abilities and very deep blacks.
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Samsung Galaxy A8 (SM-A810) specifications
- Galaxy A8
- 182 g
- 156.6 x 76.8 x 7.2 mm
- SIM type
- Nano SIM
The Samsung Galaxy A8 runs on Android OS v6.0.1 (Marshmallow) out of the box, but the Galaxy A8's firmware can be upgraded to a newer version of OS.
- Android OS v6.0.1 (Marshmallow)
- Exynos 7 Octa 7420
- Octa-core, Quad-core 2.1 GHz Cortex-A53, Quad-core 1.5 GHz Cortex-A53
- Mali-T760 MP8
Screen size is measured in inches, diagonally from corner to corner. The 5.7 inches Super AMOLED capacitive touch screen with 1080 x 1920 px resolution is multitouch capable.
- Super AMOLED
- 5.7 inches
- 1080 x 1920 px
The smartphone's memory (3 GB) cannot be expanded, but the storage (32 GB) can be expanded with a microSD card.
- 3 GB
- Internal storage
- 32 GB
- External storage
The camera of the Samsung Galaxy A8 is equipped with autofocus. Autofocus is a camera feature that fine-tunes the focus of the camera, it is a nice feature of this smartphone.
- Front camera
- 8 MP
- Rear camera
- 16 MP
4608 x 3456 px
Galaxy A8 is 3G and 4G capable. This smartphone has a built-in GPS receiver. GPS is a satellite based navigation system that allows the determination of the exact geographical location on Earth. The Galaxy A8 comes with Near Field Communications (NFC) functionality for transferring content with other NFC-enabled devices. This Samsung smartphone has FM radio receiver.
- 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
- Mobile network
- 2G / 3G / 4G
- Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac
- v4.2, A2DP
- A-GPS, GLONASS
- FM radio
- microUSB 2.0
- 3.5 mm jack
The Li-Ion 3300 mAh, non-removable battery gives the smartphone a good battery backup. This is a low maintenance battery. No periodic discharge is needed and charging can be done at random.
- Li-Ion 3300 mAh, non-removable
The smartphone sensors measure physical quantities and transmit them to the application processor. The phones's accelerometer is a built-in electronic component that measures tilt and motion. A fingerprint sensor is one of the easiest and most secure ways to protect your smartphone. The proximity sensor detects when a user is holding the phone near their face during a call and turns off the display to prevent keypad presses and battery consumption from the display. The Galaxy A8 has Dual SIM capability, which means that you can insert two different SIM cards and use them both from one phone.
- Dual SIM
The specifications above are based on the official data published by the manufacturer, but we also take user reviews into consideration. If you found an error or something lacking in the specifications above for the Samsung Galaxy A8, then don’t hesitate and signal the problem to us.
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