Samsung Galaxy A8 Specs

Samsung Galaxy A8 (pearl white)

Part Number: CNETSamsung Galaxy A8

Phone Features

  • Phone Functions
    Speakerphone, call timer, conference call, vibrating alert
  • Sensors
    Accelerometer, proximity sensor, digital compass
  • Additional Features
    Radio Data Service (RDS), Active noise cancellation
  • Security Devices
    Fingerprint reader

Cellular

  • Technology
    WCDMA (UMTS) / GSM
  • Type
    smartphone (Android OS)
  • Integrated Components
    FM radio, front-facing camera, navigation, rear-facing camera, voice recorder
  • Navigation
    A-GPS, BeiDou, GLONASS
  • Band
    WCDMA (UMTS) / GSM 850/900/1800/1900
  • Mobile Broadband Generation
    4G
  • Phone Form Factor
    touch
  • Service Provider
    not specified
  • Operating System Family
    Android
  • Operating System
    Android 5.1 (Lollipop)
  • SIM Card Type
    nano SIM
  • Input Device
    Multi-touch , capacitive

General

  • Integrated Components
    Rear-facing camera, front-facing camera, FM radio, voice recorder, navigation
  • Manufacturer
    Samsung

Messaging & Internet

  • Mobile Services
    Document Viewer, Photo Editor, Video Call, Video Editor
  • Instant Messaging Services
    MMS, SMS
  • Supported Social Networks and Blogs
    Yes
  • Messaging Services
    SMS, MMS

Display

  • Technology
    Full HD Super AMOLED
  • Display Resolution
    1920 x 1080 pixels
  • Colour Depth
    24-bit (16.7 million colors)
  • Pixel Density (ppi)
    386
  • Diagonal Size
    5.7 in
  • Diagonal Size (metric)
    14.5 cm
  • Smartphone Diagonal Size
    5.7 in
  • Display Protection
    Corning Gorilla Glass 4 (scratch resistant glass)
  • Colour Support
    color

Communications

  • Data Transmission
    EDGE, GPRS, HSDPA, HSPA+, HSUPA, LTE
  • Wireless Interface
    ANT/ANT+, Bluetooth 4.1, IEEE 802.11a/b/g/n, NFC
  • Bluetooth Profiles
    Advanced Audio Distribution Profile (A2DP)

Processor

  • Processor Number
    MSM8939
  • Manufacturer
    QUALCOMM
  • Processor Core Qty
    8-core

Camera

  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic
  • Camera Light Source
    LED light
  • Still Image Resolutions
    5312 x 2988
  • Features
    Geo-tagging, Panorama, face detection, tap to focus, video recording

Media Player

  • Supported Digital Video Standards
    MPEG-4, WMV, H.264
  • Supported Digital Audio Standards
    WAV, WMA, MP3, FLAC, eAAC+

Multimedia

  • Graphics Accelerator
    Qualcomm ADRENO 405

Miscellaneous

  • Sensors
    accelerometer, digital compass, proximity sensor

Memory

  • RAM
    2 GB
  • Supported Flash Memory Cards
    microSDXC - up to 128 GB

Digital Camera

  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic
  • Camera Light Source
    LED light
  • Still Image Resolutions
    5312 x 2988
  • Video Recorder Resolutions
    1920 x 1080 (1080p)
  • Features
    Geo-tagging, Panorama, face detection, tap to focus, video recording

Header

  • Brand
    Samsung
  • Product Line
    Samsung Galaxy
  • Model
    A8
  • Packaged Quantity
    1

CE Input Device

  • Type
    touch sensitive screen (multi-touch)
  • Touchscreen Technology
    capacitive

Features

  • Sensors
    accelerometer, digital compass, proximity sensor
  • Phone Functions
    call timer, conference call, speakerphone, vibrating alert
  • Security Devices
    fingerprint reader
  • Additional Features (PB)
    Active noise cancellation, Radio Data Service (RDS)

Digital Player (Recorder)

  • Supported Digital Audio Standards
    FLAC, MP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+
  • Supported Digital Video Standards
    H.264, MPEG-4, WMV

Flash Memory

  • Smartphone Memory
    16 GB
  • Max Supported Size
    128 GB
  • Supported Flash Memory Cards
    microSDXC

Graphics System

  • Graphics Accelerator
    Qualcomm ADRENO 405

Optical Sensor

  • Sensor Resolution
    16 pixels

Front-facing Camera

  • Sensor Resolution
    5 Megapixel

General

  • Manufacturer
    Samsung