Samsung Galaxy A8 Plus launched at Rs 32,990; comes with 6 GB RAM, dual front cameras and is an Amazon exclusive

The Galaxy A8(2018) and A8 Plus(2018) feature a dual front-facing camera, a large 18:9 aspect ratio infinity display which resembles the Note 8 and S8.

Samsung today launched the much-awaited A8+ (2018) in India at a price tag of Rs 32,990. The latest addition to Samsung’s Galaxy A series was announced by the Korean smartphone giant back in December. In India, the phone will go on sale exclusively on Amazon India from 20 January onwards.

Galaxy A8 (2018)

Galaxy A8+ (2018)

The Galaxy A8+ (2018) features a dual front-facing camera, a large 18:9 aspect ratio infinity display and a design that resembles what can be spotted on Samsung’s more premium Galaxy S and Note lineups. The smartphones are also IP68 water and dust resistant which is a first for Samsung’s A-series lineup.

The 2018 edition of the Galaxy A8+  comes with a 6-inch Super AMOLED display with a resolution of 2220 x 1080 pixels. Inside, it is powered by Samsung’s own Exynos 7885 chipset having an octa-core processor clocked at 2.2 GHz along with a Mali G71 GPU.

The Galaxy A8+ comes with 6 GB RAM and 64 GB of storage with an option to expand onboard storage to up to 256 GB.

The Galaxy A (2018).

Samsung Galaxy A8+

In the camera department, the Galaxy A8+ sports a 16 MP rear camera with an aperture of f/1.7 and phase detection autofocus. On the front though, there’s a dual-camera setup, a 16 MP fixed-focus lens with an aperture of f/1.9 and an 8 MP lens with an aperture of again f/1.9.

In terms of sensors, the Galaxy A8+ comes with the usual Accelerometer, Barometer, Fingerprint Sensor, Gyro Sensor and also fast charging support for the 3000 mAh and 3500 mAh respectively.

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