The recently released Samsung Galaxy J8 is built in similar fashion as the A6+, but has a slashed price. This simply indicate that changes have been made with yhis new device having pricing in mind. See the full specifications and features of the Samsung Galaxy J8, as well as the price you can buy it in the market.
Samsung Galaxy J8 Features
The Samsung Galaxy J8 has a polycarbonate unibody and features a tall 6 inch AMOLED screen, having 720 pixel resolution. The phone is powered by a 14nm Snapdragon 450 chipset. Battery should not be a thing of complain as it came with a 3500mAh battery. Hence, battery life should be solid.
Looking at the camera department, the Samsung Galaxy J8 sports a 16MP main sensor (f/1.7 aperture) plus a 5MP secondary sensor (f/1.9). The front-facing camera is a 16MP shooter that has its own flash as well.
The Samsung Galaxy J8 will come with Android 8.0 Oreo out-of-the-box, It has only one version in terms of storage – 4GB RAM and 64GB internal storage. A focus for Samsung with these phones is to cater to millennials in India, the program is called “Make for India”. It includes Chat over Video (windowed video chat) and an AI that will help you shop from Samsung Mall by tapping on pictures.
Samsung Galaxy J8 Specifications
|Technology||GSM / HSPA / LTE|
|2G bands||GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 – SIM 1 & SIM 2|
|3G bands||HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100|
|Status||Coming soon. Exp. release 2018, July|
|SIM||Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)|
|Type||Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors|
|Size||6.0 inches, 91.4 cm2|
|Resolution||720 x 1480 pixels, 18.5:9 ratio (~274 ppi density)|
|OS||Android 8.0 (Oreo)|
|Chipset||Qualcomm SDM450 Snapdragon 450|
|CPU||Octa-core 1.8 GHz Cortex-A53|
|Card slot||microSD, up to 256 GB (dedicated slot)|
|Internal||64 GB, 4 GB RAM|
|Primary||Dual: 16 MP (f/1.7) + 5 MP (f/1.9), autofocus, LED flash|
|Features||Geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, panorama, HDR|
|Secondary||16 MP, f/1.9, LED flash|
|Alert types||Vibration; MP3, WAV ringtones|
|WLAN||Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot|
|Bluetooth||4.2, A2DP, LE|
|GPS||Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS|
|Sensors||Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, proximity|
|Messaging||SMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Email, IM|
|– MP4/H.264 player|
– MP3/WAV/eAAC+/FLAC player
– Photo/video editor
– Document viewer
|Non-removable Li-Ion 3500 mAh battery|
|Colors||Black, Gold, Blue|
|Price||About 250 EUR|
Samsung Galaxy J8 Release Date
The Samsung Galaxy J8 will be released in the month of July 2018, though the exact date is not certain yet. You will receive an update on this page once it is announced.
Samsung Galaxy J8 Price
The price of the Galaxy J8 in various countries are listed below.
Samsung Galaxy J8 Price in India: INR 19,000
Samsung Galaxy J8 Price in USA: $280
Samsung Galaxy J8 in Europe: €240