Yesterday at an event launch in Delhi Samsung launched Galaxy A8+ (2018) with Bixby support in India. The device was unveiled last month in December before it was available in Vietnam. Right now the smartphone will be exclusively available on Amazon India from 20th of Jan 2018. The expected price of the Samsung Galaxy A8+ is set at Rs 32,990.
Samsung Galaxy A8+ Specification
The Samsung Galaxy A8+ will run on stock Android 7.1.1 Nougat. The device sports a 6.0″ inch FHD Super AMOLED display with (1080×2220) resolution and 410ppi. It is powered by Samsung Exynos 7885, Octa-Core processor with the dual core clocked at 2.2Ghz and a six-core clocked at 1.6Ghz. It is packed with 6GB of Ram and 32GB & 64GB of internal space which can be expandable up to 256GB of MicroSD card Slot.
In term of optics, the Samsung Galaxy A8+ has a dual camera set up in the front which includes a 16-megapixel of fixed focus, f/1.9 image sensors and 8-megapixel with f/1.9 image sensors. Both the camera will provide a blurred background on images with Bokeh effect. Users can switch between both blurred and clear and crisp background accordingly. And a 16-megapixel rear camera with 1.7 image sensors. It will support Full HD+ and HD recording at 30fps. The fingerprint sensor is placed on the rear side below the camera.
The smartphones will come with a 3500mAh battery with wired fast charging technology. For security, the GalaxyA8+ will come with Knox protection powered by McAfee and will have a secure folder space for securing all your images, videos files in a secret folder which can be accessed through the fingerprint scanner. It is an IP68 rating water and dust Resistance protection.
Other features include Bluetooth v5.0, USB Type-C port, 4G LTE, Wi-fi 802.11ac and NFC. Sensors onboard include an accelerometer, ambient light sensor, digital compass, gyroscope, and proximity sensor. The phone measures (159.9×75.7×8.3)mm weighing 191gm. The Galaxy A8+ will be available in Black, Orchid Grey, Gold & Blue colour.