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Samsung Galaxy S8 Active (2017) review

Android OS v7.0 (Nougat)
Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 MSM8998
4 GB / 64 GB
5.8 inches 1440 x 2960 px

The detailed specifications, photos and introductory video of the Samsung Galaxy S8 Active (SM-G892A). The list of the competitors most often compared to the Samsung Galaxy S8 Active smartphone.

The Samsung Galaxy S8 Active (SM-G892A) smartphone released in 2017. It is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 MSM8998 chipset, 4 GB of RAM and 64 GB of internal storage.

The Samsung Galaxy S8 Active runs on Android OS v7.0 (Nougat) out of the box. It comes with a Li-Po 4000 mAh, non-removable battery. It features a 5.8 inches AMOLED display with 1440 x 2960 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 S8 Active (SM-G892A) specifications

Brand
Samsung
Name
Galaxy S8 Active
Type
SM-G892A
Launch
2017

Body

Weight
207 g
Dimensions
152.14 x 74.9 x 9.9 mm
Colors
gold
gray
SIM type
Nano SIM

System

The Samsung Galaxy S8 Active runs on Android OS v7.0 (Nougat) out of the box, but the Galaxy S8 Active's firmware can be upgraded to a newer version of OS.

OS
Android OS v7.0 (Nougat)
Chipset
Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 MSM8998
CPU
Octa-core, Quad-core 2.45 GHz Kryo, Quad-core 2.15 GHz Kryo
GPU
Adreno 540

Display

Screen size is measured in inches, diagonally from corner to corner. The 5.8 inches Super AMOLED capacitive touch screen with 1440 x 2960 px resolution is multitouch capable.

Technology
Super AMOLED
Size
5.8 inches
Resolution
1440 x 2960 px
Multitouch
yes

Memory

The smartphone's memory (4 GB) cannot be expanded, but the storage (64 GB) can be expanded with a microSD card.

RAM
4 GB
Internal storage
64 GB
External storage
microSD

Camera

The camera of the Samsung Galaxy S8 Active 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. The rear camera has optical image stabilization (OIS) to counteract camera shake.

Front camera
8 MP
Rear camera
12 MP
4032 x 3024 px
autofocus
optical image stabilization
Flash
Dual LED

Connectivity

Galaxy S8 Active 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 S8 Active comes with Near Field Communications (NFC) functionality for transferring content with other NFC-enabled devices. This Samsung smartphone has FM radio receiver.

GSM
850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
Mobile network
2G / 3G / 4G
WLAN
Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac
Bluetooth
v5.1, A2DP
GPS
A-GPS, GLONASS
NFC
yes
FM radio
yes
USB
USB Type-C
Audio
3.5 mm jack

Battery

The Li-Po 4000 mAh, non-removable battery gives the smartphone a good battery backup.

Type
Li-Po 4000 mAh, non-removable

Features

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.

Sensors
accelerometer
barometer
compass
fingerprint
gyroscope
hall
heart rate
light
proximity
Specials
Corning Gorilla Glass 5
Fast charging
Wireless charging
Certified IP68 dustproof and waterproof

Links

Official site
http://www.samsung.com/

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 S8 Active, then don’t hesitate and signal the problem to us.

Samsung Galaxy S8 Active (SM-G892A) pictures

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