Samsung Galaxy A8+ Specifications, Features And Price

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Samsung has kicked off 2018 with the Galaxy A8+ (2018) which is expected to launch on January 20. The device has already been made available to Vietnam and some countries in the European Union. The Samsung Galaxy A8+ spots an infinity display and features a front dual-cam setup.

Samsung Galaxy A8+ Quick Review — Let’s See More

The Samsung Galaxy A8 Plus has a 6in Display with an 18:9 aspect ratio (just like the TECNO Camon CM) and HD+ resolution of 1080 x 2220px. The use of a Super AMOLED screen ensures good viewing angles and unsaturated colour. Samsung branding can be found below the fingerprint scanner which is rear-mounted. The almost bezeless display also uses On screen navigation buttons.

The Samsung Galaxy A8+ spots rounded edges which have been chamfered to ensure an easy grip with its aluminium frame holding in the 3500mAh battery (See more BIG battery phones). The phone sports a glass front and back.

The Samsung Galaxy A8+ uses the Exynos 7885 which has 2×2.2 GHz Cortex-A73 & 6×1.6 GHz Cortex-A53 cores. This device comes with a 4GB/32GB model and a 6GB/64GB model. Samsung Galaxy A8+ ships with Android 7.1.1 Nougat. It is equipped with a 16MP rear camera and a 16MP+ 8MP selfie camera.

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The device also features a 3.5mm headphone jack and uses micro USB 2.0, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector. The phone comes with single and dual-SIM options. It supports 4G on both sims and has a dedicated microSD card.

You also get Bluetooth 5.0, USB-OTG and the fast battery charging feature. The Samsung Galaxy A8+ is IP68 certified – dust/waterproof over 1.5 meters and 30 minutes and supports Samsung Pay.

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Samsung Galaxy A8+ Key Specs

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Here are the Galaxy A8+ key specifications on what you should expect to enjoy when you buy this smart device.

Display 6.0 inches(1080 x 2220 pixels)
OS Android 7.1.1 Nougat
Processor Exynos 7885
Storage 32GB ROM + 4GB RAM
Camera 16MP Rear/16MP+8MP Front
Battery 3500mAh
Price $520(Between N189,800 to N193,000 Naira)

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Price and Availability

The Samsung Galaxy A8+ just launched worldwide and should be available in Nigeria later this month. When released, you can order the new smartphone from some of the largest online shopping markets using the links shared below. The Samsung Galaxy A8+ comes in a 4GB/32GB version which costs $520 (Between N189,800 to N193,000 Naira) and 6GB/64GB which costs $560 (Between N204,000 to N210,000). It comes in Black, orchid grey, gold, blue.

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Samsung Galaxy A8+ Full Specs

General Features

  • Platform: Android v7.1.1 Nougat
  • Processor: 1.6 GHz Octa-core Exynos 7885
  • GPU: Mali-G71
  • Memory: 4GB/6GB RAM
  • Colors: Black, orchid grey, gold, blue
  • Dimension: 159.9 x 75.7 x 8.3 mm
  • Weight: 191g
  • SIM Type: Nano-SIM
  • SIM Count: Dual SIM, Dual Stand-by


  • Type: Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen
  • Size: 6.0 inches
  • Resolution: 1080 x 2220 pixels
  • Multitouch: Yes
  • Protection: Corning Gorilla Glass
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  • Rear Camera: 16MP(f/1.7)
  • Rear Camera Features: Autofocus, LED Flash, Geo-tagging, face detection, HDR
  • Front Camera: 16MP+8MP(f/1.9)


  • Built-in Storage: 32/64 GB
  • Memory Card Support: Up to 256GB
  • Bundled Cloud Storage: –

Network Support

  • 2G GSM: Yes, 850/900/1800/1900 MHz
  • 3G WCDMA: Yes, 850/900/1800/1900 MHz
  • 4G LTE: Yes, LTE Band 1(2100), 3(1800), 8(900)

Internet & Connectivity

  • GPRS: Yes
  • EDGE: Yes
  • 3G/WCDMA/HSPA: Yes
  • HSPA+: Yes
  • 4G LTE: Yes, up to 150Mbps
  • WLAN: Yes, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n
  • Wi-Fi Hotspot: Yes
  • Bluetooth: Yes, Bluetooth 5.0
  • NFC: Yes
  • Infrared Blaster:
  • USB Port: microUSB 2.0


  • SMS/MMS: Yes
  • Instant Messaging: Yes
  • Push Emails: Yes
  • Email Protocol: –


  • Music Player: AAC, AMR, MP2, MP3, M4A, MKA
  • Video Player: MP4/MPEG4/H.263/H.264 player
  • FM Radio: Yes
  • Loudspeaker: Yes
  • 3.5mm Jack: Yes


  • Navigation: Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS
  • Maps: Google Maps

Sensors & Control

  • Accelerometer: Yes
  • Digital Compass: Yes
  • Proximity Sensor: Yes
  • Light Sensor: Yes
  • Barometer: Yes
  • Pedometer: No
  • Heart Rate Monitor: No
  • Gyroscope: Yes
  • Fingerprint Scanner: Yes
  • Iris Scanner: No
  • Intelligent Digital Assistant: Yes
  • Motion Sensing/Gesture Control: Yes
  • Voice Control: Yes
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Other Features

  • Video Streaming: Yes
  • Active Noise Cancellation: Yes
  • Wireless Charging: No
  • Built-in Mobile Payment: Yes
  • Water Resistant: Yes
  • Dust Resistant: Yes
  • Image Editor: Yes
  • Video Editor: Yes
  • Document Viewer: Yes
  • Document Editor: Yes


  • Battery: Non-removable Li-Po 3500 mAh battery
  • MP3 playback (AOD on): up to 50 hrs
  • MP3 playback (AOD OFF): up to 73 hrs
  • Video playback: up to 19 hrs
  • Talk time: up to 23 hrs
  • Internet use (Wi-Fi): up to 15 hrs
  • Internet use (3G): up to 12 hrs
  • Internet use (4G): up to 14 hrs
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Where To Buy The Samsung Galaxy A8+

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The Samsung Galaxy A8+ offers a good design, good camera performance and excellent battery life at a reasonable price.

Let me know what you think about the new Samsung Galaxy A8+ smartphone using the comment section below.

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Bamigboye Temitope Oluwatemilorun
Bamigboye Temitope Oluwatemilorun
A freelance writer, Nurse and an avid lover of anything tech. A music enthusiast and a Manchester United Fan. Changing the world one article at a time.

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