Samsung Galaxy A8 (2016) with fingerprint scanner, 3GB RAM, 5.7″ display goes official

Samsung Galaxy A8 (2016) is the new introduction to the Galaxy A – series of smartphones. The device got launched and officially announced at an event today. The device was also leaked many weeks before and we also covered up that story and now it is also got officially announced and there is no change from the leaked and the rumored specs of this new smartphone. The only difference is the price tag for this device which is slightly higher than what we thought.samsung galaxy a8 2016 specifications are official

The main thing that will attract you is that the smartphone is having the fingerprint sensor available and the price of the device falls in the premium mid-budget range for the 32 GB and 64 GB options as the internal storage of smartphone.

Full Specifications –

Specifications of Samsung Galaxy A8 2016 are mechanized by an Octa – Core with Quad 2.1 GHz Cortex – A57 processor with Exynos 7420 chipset having the support of Mali – T760 MP8 GPU. The smartphone is pre – loaded with the latest and fastest Android v6.0.1 – Marshmallow operating system out of the box from the day one.

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For the better results of photography by this new device, the company has fitted the 16 MP of rear facing primary camera having the 5312 x 2988 pixels of camera resolutions with LED Flash for better picture quality in the low light. Also, there is the presence of 8 MP of front facing shooter secondary camera and both the cameras are capable of HD video recording.samsung galaxy a8 2016 specifications are official in an event

This new smartphone is equipped with the 5.7 – inch Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen display that is having the 1920 x 1080 pixels of screen resolutions which is provided by the 386 ppi of pixels density and also with FingerPrint sensor. The smartphone is also featuring latest Corning Gorilla Glass 4 protection over the display.

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The memory unit is provided with the 3 GB of on slot RAM with 32 GB and 64 GB options as the internal in – built memory and is also provided with the card slot in order to expand the internal memory up to 128 GB. The smartphone works on three carriers; GSM (2G), HSPA (3G) and LTE (4G).

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This new smartphone provides all the necessary features like; EDGE, GPRS, GPS with A – GPS, WiFi, GLONASS, Beidou, Bluetooth, NFC, and USB. Also, the smartphone is available in the three different colors in the beginning with Pearl White, Champagne Gold and Midnight Black colors. The device is featuring the non – removable 3300 mAh battery.

Price –

As the Samsung Galaxy A8 2016 specifications are slightly better than its predecessor “Galaxy A8” so the price of the smartphone rises too but Samsung Galaxy A8 2016 price is well in the premium mid-budget range so that people can easily grab one. The smartphone is said to be available for sale from October 1.samsung galaxy a8 2016 specifications are official in an event at koreaPrice in USA is 580$

Price in Europe is 515€

Price in Britain (UK) is 445£

Price in India is 39,499 India Rupees

Price in Canada is 760 Canadian Dollars

Price in Australia is 770 Australian Dollars

Price in Malaysia is 2395 Malaysian Ringgits

Price in Sri Lanka is 85,100 Sri Lankan Rupees

Price in Pakistan is 60,600 Pakistani Rupees

So what do you think about the Samsung Galaxy A8 2016 specifications and price, Is this smartphone made you go crazy for it or not. The device is pretty much good and in this price range it is a good one to buy according to our experts. Do tell us about your views.

  • Gaurav Agrawal

    Any idea when A8 2016 will be released in India???

    And any idea about Galaxy C7 release in India???

  • There is no news about the C series smartphones whether they are coming to other markets or not as they are China exclusive till date.

    And A8 2016 is expected to come pretty soon