Samsung Galaxy A8 Duos

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Samsung Galaxy A8 Duos
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  • 5.7" 1080x1920 pixels
  • 16MP 1080p
  • 2GB RAM Snapdragon 615
  • 3050mAh Li-Ion
Released 2015, August 151g, 5.9mm thickness Android 5.1, up to 6.0 32GB storage, microSD slot
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Versions: A800F (Global); A800Y (Asia)

Network
Technology GSM / HSPA / LTE
2G bands GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2
3G bands HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100 - A800F, A800Y
4G bands LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800), 40(2300) - A800F
  LTE band 3(1800), 8(900), 28(700) - A800Y
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A Cat6 300/50 Mbps
Launch
Announced 2015, August
Status Available. Released 2015, August
Body
Dimensions 158 x 76.8 x 5.9 mm (6.22 x 3.02 x 0.23 in)
Weight 151 g (5.33 oz)
SIM Hybrid Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
Display
Type Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Size 5.7 inches, 89.6 cm2 (~73.8% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution 1080 x 1920 pixels, 16:9 ratio (~386 ppi density)
Protection Corning Gorilla Glass 4
Platform
OS Android 5.1 (Lollipop), upgradable to 6.0 (Marshmallow)
Chipset Qualcomm MSM8939 Snapdragon 615 (28 nm) - A800Y
Exynos 5430 Octa (20 nm) - A800F
CPU Octa-core (4x1.8 GHz Cortex-A53 & 4x1.3 GHz Cortex-A53) - A800Y
Octa-core (4x1.8 GHz Cortex-A15 & 4x1.3 GHz Cortex-A7) - A800F
GPU Adreno 405 - A800Y
Mali-T628 MP6 - A800F
Memory
Card slot microSD, up to 256 GB (uses shared SIM slot)
Internal 32GB 2GB RAM
Main Camera
Single 16 MP, f/1.9, 31mm (standard), AF
Features LED flash, panorama, HDR
Video 1080p@30fps
Selfie Camera
Single 5 MP, f/1.9, 23mm (wide)
Video 1080p@30fps
Sound
Loudspeaker Yes
3.5mm jack Yes
 Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
Comms
WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
Bluetooth 4.1, A2DP, EDR, LE
GPS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS/ BDS (market dependant)
Radio FM radio, RDS, recording
USB microUSB 2.0
Features
Sensors Fingerprint (front-mounted), accelerometer, proximity, compass
 ANT+
Battery
  Non-removable Li-Ion 3050 mAh battery
Talk time Up to 17 h (3G)
Music play Up to 51 h
Misc
Colors Pearl White, Midnight Black, Champagne Gold
Models SM-A8000, SM-A800F, SM-A800Y, SM-A800I, SM-A800IZ, SM-A800S, SM-A800YZ
SAR EU 0.32 W/kg (head)     0.55 W/kg (body)    
Price About 280 EUR
Tests
Performance Basemark OS II 2.0: 1089 / Basemark X: 8838
Display Contrast ratio: Infinite (nominal), 3.859 (sunlight)
Loudspeaker Voice 66dB / Noise 66dB / Ring 75dB
Audio quality Noise -89.3dB / Crosstalk -53.8dB
Battery life Endurance rating 98h

User opinions and reviews

  • HZZ

My galaxy a8 duos sm-a800i has been in use for 3 years and a month. Bought it in September 2016 and used as my daily driver until August 2018 when I switch to an Honor 10. I faced battery issues that is almost exactly identical as everyone else. ...

  • Anonymous

my one also same , battery problem

My Galaxy A8 Duos always overheat even when no app is running on the phone. And the battery runs down quickly. when it gets to 40/50% it trips off the phone.If i plug in the charger it shows 0%. Wants to know if changing the battery will solve the ov...

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