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Samsung Galaxy A8

Enjoy an expansive view on the Galaxy A8 with the Infinity Display. It’s a beautiful, large display that extends from side to side for an expanded screen that you’ll love to see.

Price of this phone does not include a $40 activation/upgrade fee. Customers who have an outstanding balance owing for their current phone may be required to pay an additional early upgrade fee in addition to the listed price of the phone.

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Enjoy an expansive view on the Galaxy A8 with the Infinity Display. It’s a beautiful, large display that extends from side to side for an expanded screen that you’ll love to see.

Whether your taste is bold or classic, you can take your pick of stylish colors* on the Galaxy A8. And with the smooth curves creating a comfortable, ergonomic grip, it’s a beautiful phone you won’t want to put down

You’ll feel fully immersed in what’s on screen thanks to the Infinity Display’s 18.5:9 ratio. The biggest display for Galaxy A phones to date, it offers a wide horizontal view, providing a stunning cinematic experience.

Taking stunning photos on the Galaxy A8 and A8+ is as easy as tapping the shutter. The Dual Front Camera innovates selfies and wefies, putting the focus on you and your friends so you can capture moments in a new way. And with the rear 16MP camera, the surrounding scene will come out bright and clear, too.

Add flair and fun to your selfies with Live Focus mode on the Dual Front Camera. It blurs the background, adding bokeh so you and your friends stand out. Afterwards, you can readjust the focus to your taste. And by enabling Beauty effect before taking the photo, selfies and wefies come out stunning.

Customize your pictures with exciting stickers and filters. Decorate selfies with stickers using face-recognition technology. Or edit before you shoot with Food mode, Beauty effect, or Filters. And Beauty effect works while taking a video with the front camera, so you can look your best in action.

*Beauty effect can only be applied when using the front camera.

**Beauty effect cannot be adjusted during video recording.

***Available filters may vary by user.

Whether out at night or caught in the dark, you’ll capture the scene clearly with the improved low-light capability on the Galaxy A8 and A8+’s rear camera. Its bright F1.7 lens, larger 1.12㎛ pixels, and bigger 1/2.8” sensor bring in light from the environment to make photos crisp and detailed.

Easily find the image you want with the gallery search bar. As you search, the gallery analyzes your photos and pulls out relevant pictures, even displaying them by category.

Get informed without waking up your phone. The Always on Display screen is always available and contains important information like date, time, notifications, and even battery level.

Effortlessly conserve mobile data and battery life with adaptive Wi-Fi control on the Galaxy A8 and A8+. It remembers where you’ve previously connected to Wi-Fi and turns on to instantly connect when you’re in range. And when you leave the service range, Wi-Fi shuts off to keep your battery from draining.*

*Wi-Fi connection and speed may vary depending on the usage environment.

Unlocking is as easy as taking a selfie or scanning your finger. With face recognition* and the fingerprint scanner, accessing your phone is quick and convenient.

*Face recognition is less secure than pattern, PIN, or password.

**Screen image simulated for illustrative purposes.

Whether multitasking or gaming, it’s fast and seamless with the 4GB RAM on the Galaxy A8. And you can easily keep important things on hand with expandable microSD storage—up to an additional 256GB *MicroSD card sold separately.

IP68

*Galaxy A8 is rated IP68, meaning they are both protected against dust ingress and water resistant.

Water resistance rating is based on test conditions of submersion in up to 1.5 meters of fresh water for up to 30 minutes.

Additional information

Contract Terms

Plus Pricing – Two Year Voice & Data, Two Year Voice & Data, No Contract

Memory Size

32GB

Phone Colours

Black, Orchid Grey

Height

5.87 inches

Width

2.78 inches

Depth

0.33 inches

Weight

6.07 ounces

Operating System

Android

Operating System Version

7.1.1 Nougat

Display Size

5.6 inches

Display Features

Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors

Rear-facing Camera Resolution

16 megapixels

Front-facing Camera Resolution

16 megapixels

Removable Battery

No

Battery Capacity

3000 mAh

Processing Cores

Octa

Expandable Memory

Yes

NFC

Yes

Wireless Charging

Yes

Bluetooth

Yes

VR Compatability

Yes

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