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Samsung Galaxy A8 (2016)

Samsung Galaxy A8 (2016)
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Samsung Galaxy A8 (2016)

Network
Technology GSM / HSPA / LTE
2G bands GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2 (dual-SIM model only)
3G Network HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100
4G Network LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 28(700), 38(2600) - Taiwan
  LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800), 40(2300) - UAE
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A (2CA) Cat6 300/50 Mbps
GPRS Yes
EDGE Yes
Launch
Announced 2016, September
Status Available. Released 2016, October
Body
Dimensions 156.6 x 76.8 x 7.2 mm (6.17 x 3.02 x 0.28 in)
Weight 182 g (6.42 oz)
Build Front glass, aluminum body
SIM Single SIM (Nano-SIM) or Hybrid Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
Display
Type Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Size 5.7 inches, 89.6 cm2 (~74.5% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution 1080 x 1920 pixels, 16:9 ratio (~386 ppi density)
Multitouch Yes
Platform
OS Android 6.0.1 (Marshmallow)
Chipset Exynos 7420 Octa (14 nm)
CPU Octa-core (4x2.1 GHz Cortex-A57 & 4x1.5 GHz Cortex-A53)
GPU Mali-T760MP8
Memory
Card slot microSD, up to 256 GB (uses SIM 2 slot)
Internal 32 GB, 3 GB RAM
Main Camera
Modules 16 MP, AF, f/1.9
Features LED flash, panorama, HDR
Video 1080p@30fps
Selfie Camera
Modules 8 MP, f/1.9
Video 1080p@30fps
Sound
Alert types Vibration; MP3, WAV ringtones
Loudspeaker Yes
3.5mm jack Yes
 - Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
Comms
WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, dual-band, WiFi Direct, hotspot
Bluetooth 4.1, A2DP, EDR, LE
GPS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS/ BDS (market dependant)
NFC Yes
Infrared port No
Radio FM radio, RDS, recording
USB microUSB 2.0
Features
Sensors Fingerprint (front-mounted), accelerometer, proximity, compass
Messaging SMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Email, IM
Browser HTML5
Java No
 - ANT+ support
- MP4/WMV/H.264 player
- MP3/WAV/WMA/eAAC+/FLAC player
- Photo/video editor
- Document viewer
Battery
  Non-removable Li-Ion 3300 mAh battery
Stand-by
Talk time Up to 22 h (3G)
Music play Up to 44 h
Misc
Colors Blue, Pink, Silver, Gold
SAR EU 0.13 W/kg (head)     1.17 W/kg (body)    
Price About 440 EUR