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Samsung Galaxy A8

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Samsung Galaxy A8 review: specs and price

Samsung Galaxy A8
Samsung Galaxy A8
48
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Why is Samsung Galaxy A8 better than the average?

  • Battery power
    3050mAhvs2667.53mAh
  • CPU speed
    8 x 1.8GHzvs6.4GHz
  • Pixel density
    386ppivs323.96ppi
  • Screen size
    5.7"vs5.08"
  • Megapixels
    16MPvs11.72MP
  • Resolution
    1080 x 1920pxvs1172563.35px
  • Weight
    151gvs152.13g
  • Thickness
    5.9mmvs8.95mm

Top specs and features

Design

1.weight

151g

Best

Palm Phone

62.5g

2.thickness

5.9mm

Best

Asus Zenfone AR 64GB

4.6mm

3.width

76.8mm

Best

Vertu Signature for Bentley

42mm

4.height

158mm

Best

Motorola FlipOut

67mm

Display

1.resolution

1080 x 1920px

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

2160 x 4320px

2.pixel density

386ppi

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

847ppi

3.screen size

5.7"

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

7.2"

4.Has an AMOLED display
Samsung Galaxy A8

AMOLED displays, also known as active matrix OLED displays, offer higher refresh rates and consume less power than other types of displays.

5.has a touch screen
Samsung Galaxy A8

You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.

Performance

1.Has integrated LTE
Samsung Galaxy A8

The system on a chip (SoC) has an integrated LTE cellular chip. LTE is capable of downloading at faster speeds than older, 3G technology.

2.GPU clock speed

500MHz (Qualcomm Snapdragon 615)

The graphics processing unit (GPU) has a higher clock speed.

Best

Infinix Zero 5 Pro

1000MHz

3.RAM speed

800MHz (Qualcomm Snapdragon 615)

It can support faster memory, which will give quicker system performance.

Best

Umidigi One Max

3200MHz

4.DirectX version

11.1 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 615)

DirectX is used in games, with newer versions supporting better graphics.

Best

Asus Zenfone Max M2 (32GB / 3GB RAM)

12

5.Has integrated graphics
Samsung Galaxy A8

With integrated graphics you don’t need to buy a separate graphics card.

6.CPU threads

4 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 615)

More threads result in faster performance and better multitasking.

Best

Samsung Galaxy J5 Pro 16GB

8

Cameras

1.megapixels

16MP

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

40 & 20 & 8MP

2.video recording (main camera)

1080 x 30fps

The maximum resolution available for videos shot with the main camera. Although it may be possible to choose among other frame rates, those recordings usually have lower resolutions.

Best

Crosscall Trekker-X4

1080 x 120fps

3.front camera megapixels

5MP

Best

Wiko View2 Pro

16 & 16MP

4.has a front camera
Samsung Galaxy A8

A front camera, also called secondary camera, can be used for video chats/selfies.

5.has a flash
Samsung Galaxy A8

A flash is good for low-light environments, and can sometimes be used as flashlight.

6.has a built-in HDR mode
Samsung Galaxy A8

It can automatically shoot pictures with a higher dynamic range (HDR).

Audio

1.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Samsung Galaxy A8

With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.

2.number of microphones

2

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.

Best

Motorola Moto Z3

4

3.has a radio
Samsung Galaxy A8

It works as an FM radio with included headsets

Battery

1.battery power

3050mAh

Best

Energizer Power Max P16K Pro

16000mAh

2.has a battery level indicator
Samsung Galaxy A8

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

3.has a rechargeable battery
Samsung Galaxy A8

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Features

1.Is a multi-user system
Samsung Galaxy A8
2.Has offline voice recognition
Samsung Galaxy A8

Offline voice recognition enables you to perform voice actions, like dictating texts or using various voice commands, without an internet connection.

3.Supports Java
Samsung Galaxy A8
4.Allows app installs on the device's external storage
Samsung Galaxy A8
5.Is free and open source
Samsung Galaxy A8

Anyone is free to use, copy, study, and change the software in any way, and the source code is openly shared so that people are encouraged to voluntarily improve the design of the software.

6.Has sharing intents
Samsung Galaxy A8

If an app has sharing capabilities and the developers have indicated it, the app will automatically appear in your list of sharing options. Some OS’s limit direct sharing options to a select few apps, which means you have to open apps separately in order to upload the files you want to share.

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