Samsung Galaxy A8 32GB - Black - Unlocked

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Model Number: Galaxy A8
Web Code: 12373836

Overview

Hi-tech power in the palm of your hand, the Samsung Galaxy A8 captures the moment and keeps you connected. It features an expansive side-to-side Infinity Display, Dual Front Camera with Live Focus, and a 16MP low light rear camera. It boasts a variety of filters and effects, so you can get creative with your snaps.

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  • Expand your view: 5.6" FHD Super AMOLED touchscreen Infinity Display with a resolution of 1080 x 2220 and 440 ppi offers expansive views that are simply exquisite.
  • Lots of storage capacity: 32GB of built-in storage (expandable to 256GB via microSD) means you can stockpile your favourite music, videos, apps, photos, and more.
  • Compact but mighty: 2.2GHz Dual + 1.6GHz Hexa Samsung Exynos 7885 octa-core processor and 4GB RAM delivers snappy performance whether you're toggling between apps, watching videos, or playing games.
  • Powered by Android: Android Nougat 7.1 operating system provides a smooth, intuitive user experience that's powerful and customizable.
  • Dual Front Camera: The 8MP and 16MP front cameras innovates selfies and wefies, and puts the focus on you and your friends so you can capture moments in a new way.
  • Low light rear camera: With an F/1.7 aperture, the 16MP rear camera captures amazing shots in any light.
  • Scintillating selfies: Live Focus mode blurs the background, adding bokeh so you and your friends stand out, and afterwards you can readjust the focus to your taste.
  • Video recording: The Samsung Galaxy A8 shoots crystal clear footage in 1080p resolution at 30 fps, and features HDR, face detection, tracking AF, and playback zoom to help you create videos worth sharing.
  • Maximum durability: An IP68 water- and dust-resistance rating means the Galaxy A8 can be submerged in 1.5 metres of water for up to 30 minutes.
  • Bixby knows best: Hello Bixby is a smart dashboard and your virtual assistant that provides relevant news, reminders, and updates from your frequently used apps, and more.
  • Separate work and home chatting: With Dual Messenger, you can now connect to two different chat accounts on your favourite messenger apps.
  • Safeguard your data: Protect personal information with the Secure Folder; a separate space within the device to store sensitive and personal data that only you can access.
  • Secure access made easy: Unlock the Samsung Galaxy A8 with just a touch of a look; there's a fingerprint scanner just below the rear camera, while biometric authentication technology makes it easy to unlock your smartphone without even touching it!

How do unlocked phones work?

  • Purchasing an unlocked handset gives you more handset options to choose from and more flexibility as to where you use it. Because an unlocked handset isn't tied to a particular service provider, it can be used with any service provider in the world that operates on a SIM card-based GSM network.
  • When you receive this phone, you will be provided with a few simple instructions on how to fully unlock your new phone.

Base Features

Wireless Carrier
Unlocked
Product Condition
New
Bluetooth
Bluetooth v5.0
Dual SIM Card
No
Memory - Built-in
32 GB
Memory - Expansion
256 GB
CPU
Exynos 7885 2.2GHz, 1.6GHz
RAM Size
4 GB
Phone Operating System
Android 7.1.1
SIM Card
Nano SIM
Battery - Standby
Up To 66 Hrs
Battery - Talk Time
Up To 24 Hrs
Battery Type
3000 mAh Lithium Ion

Connectivity

Supported Network/Bands
850; 900; 1800; 1900 MHz
Wi-Fi
802.11 a/b/g/n/ac
NFC
Yes
Mobile Pay
Yes
Wireless Charging
No
Cable Connection Type
USB Type-C
Headphone Jack
Yes

Camera

Front-Facing Camera Resolution
16 MP + 8 MP F1.9
Rear Camera Resolution
16 MP F1.7
Front Video Capture Resolution
1920x1080
Rear Video Capture Resolution
1920x1080
Camera Flash
Yes

Display

Display Resolution
2220 x 1080
Display Size
5.6 in
Other Display Features
Super AMOLED

Sensors

Fingerprint Scanning
Yes
Depth-sensing
No
Other Sensors
Accelerometer; Barometer; Fingerprint Sensor; Gyro Sensor; Geomagnetic Sensor; Hall Sensor; Proximity Sensor; Rgb Light Sensor

Physical Features

Shock Protection
No
Water Protection
Water Resistant
Colour
Black
Dimensions (cm)
7.06 (W) x 14.92 (H) x 0.84 (D) cm
Dimensions (in)
2.78 (W) x 5.87 (H) x 0.33 (D) in
Weight
0.169 kg
  • Travel Adapter
  • USB Type C Cable
  • SIM Ejection Pin
  • Headset

  • Samsung A8
    by

    from Dartmouth, NS on May 13, 2019

    Just got my new phone Love it...easy to use lots of bells and whistles Hard to find an interesting case for it..most are plain or boring But I'm actually ok with that.


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    from R on March 16, 2019

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