Samsung Galaxy A8 Star (A9 Star)

Specifications
Samsung Galaxy A8 Star (A9 Star)
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  • 6.3" 1080x2220 pixels
  • 24MP 2160p
  • 4/6GB RAM Snapdragon 660
  • 3700mAh Li-Ion
Released 2018, June 191g, 7.6mm thickness Android 8.0, up to Android 9.0, One UI 64GB storage, microSDXC
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Versions: A8 Star (Global, SEA, South Korea); A9 Star (China)

Network
Technology GSM / CDMA / HSPA / LTE
2G bands GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2
  CDMA 800 & TD-SCDMA - China
3G bands HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100
4G bands 1, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 17, 34, 38, 39, 40, 41 - Global
  1, 3, 8, 34, 38, 39, 40, 41 - China
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A (3CA) Cat9 450/50 Mbps
Launch
Announced 2018, June
Status Available. Released 2018, June
Body
Dimensions 162.4 x 77 x 7.6 mm (6.39 x 3.03 x 0.30 in)
Weight 191 g (6.74 oz)
Build Glass front (Gorilla Glass 5), glass back (Gorilla Glass 5), aluminum frame
SIM Hybrid Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
 Samsung Pay
Display
Type Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Size 6.3 inches, 100.7 cm2 (~80.6% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution 1080 x 2220 pixels, 18.5:9 ratio (~392 ppi density)
Protection Corning Gorilla Glass 5
 Samsung Experience 9 UX
Platform
OS Android 8.0 (Oreo), upgradable to Android 9.0 (Pie), One UI
Chipset Qualcomm SDM660 Snapdragon 660 (14 nm)
CPU Octa-core (4x2.2 GHz Kryo 260 Gold & 4x1.8 GHz Kryo 260 Silver)
GPU Adreno 512
Memory
Card slot microSDXC (uses shared SIM slot)
Internal 64GB 4GB RAM, 64GB 6GB RAM
 eMMC 5.1
Main Camera
Dual 24 MP, f/1.7, 27mm (wide), 1/2.8", 0.9µm, PDAF
16 MP, f/1.7, PDAF
Features LED flash, panorama, HDR
Video 4K@30fps, 1080p@30fps
Selfie Camera
Single 24 MP, f/2.0, 26mm (wide), 1/2.8", 0.9µm
Video 1080p@30fps
Sound
Loudspeaker Yes
3.5mm jack Yes
Comms
WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
Bluetooth 5.0, A2DP, LE
GPS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, GALILEO
NFC Yes
Radio FM radio
USB 2.0, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector
Features
Sensors Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass
 ANT+
Battery
  Non-removable Li-Ion 3700 mAh battery
Charging Fast charging 15W
Misc
Colors Black, White
Models SM-G885F, SM-G8850, SM-G885Y
SAR EU 0.43 W/kg (head)     1.79 W/kg (body)    
Price About 350 EUR

User opinions and reviews

  • Kshitin

I am too facing this... n its quiet irritating... even dont know the reason for the same.. after upgrading to Android 10..this is not fixed

  • AP

Yess me too, i,ve called samsung center and they have no idea how to fix it. Do you already solve the problem?

  • TJ

Guys..I bought this in Jakarta Indo around August 2018, when there was an update ( I forgot the exact time) After upgraded the problem occur when turn on the mobile phone as rattling sounds and also sounds when open the camera app,focus on rear camer...

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