Samsung Galaxy S8 Active

Specifications
Samsung Galaxy S8 Active
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  • 5.8" 1440x2960 pixels
  • 12MP 2160p
  • 4GB RAM Snapdragon 835
  • 4000mAh Li-Ion
Released 2017, August 208.1g, 9.9mm thickness Android 7.0, up to Android 9.0; One UI 64GB storage, microSD slot
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Network
Technology GSM / HSPA / LTE
2G bands GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
3G bands HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100 - AT&T
  HSDPA 850 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100 - T-Mobile
  HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100 - Sprint
4G bands LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700), 20(800), 28(700), 29(700), 30(2300), 38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300), 41(2500), 66(1700/2100) - AT&T
  LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700), 13(700), 18(800), 19(800), 20(800), 25(1900), 26(850), 38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300), 41(2500), 66(1700/2100), 71(600) - T-Mobile
  LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700), 18(800), 19(800), 20(800), 25(1900), 26(850), 28(700), 41(2500) - Sprint
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A (4CA) Cat12 600/150 Mbps
Launch
Announced 2017, August
Status Available. Released 2017, August
Body
Dimensions 151.9 x 74.9 x 9.9 mm (5.98 x 2.95 x 0.39 in)
Weight 208.1 g (7.34 oz)
Build Aluminum frame, corner bumpers, plastic back
SIM Nano-SIM
 Samsung Pay (Visa, MasterCard certified)
IP68 dust/water resistant (up to 1.5m for 30 mins)
MIL-STD-810G compliant
Display
Type Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Size 5.8 inches, 85.4 cm2 (~75.0% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution 1440 x 2960 pixels, 18.5:9 ratio (~568 ppi density)
Protection Corning Gorilla Glass 5
 HDR10
3D Touch (home button only)
Always-on display
Platform
OS Android 7.0 (Nougat), upgradable to Android 9.0 (Pie); One UI
Chipset Qualcomm MSM8998 Snapdragon 835 (10 nm)
CPU Octa-core (4x2.35 GHz Kryo & 4x1.9 GHz Kryo)
GPU Adreno 540
Memory
Card slot microSD, up to 1 TB (dedicated slot)
Internal 64GB 4GB RAM
Main Camera
Single 12 MP, f/1.7, 26mm (wide), 1/2.55", 1.4Ám, dual pixel PDAF, OIS
Features LED flash, auto-HDR, panorama
Video 2160p@30fps, 1080p@30/60fps, 720p@240fps, HDR, dual-video rec., stereo sound rec., gyro-EIS, OIS
Selfie Camera
Single 8 MP, f/1.7, 25mm (wide), 1/3.6", 1.22Ám, AF
Features Dual video call, Auto-HDR
Video 1440p@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 5.1, A2DP, LE, aptX
GPS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS
NFC Yes
Radio No
USB Type-C 1.0 reversible connector
Features
Sensors Iris scanner, fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer, heart rate
 Samsung DeX (desktop experience support)
ANT+
S-Voice natural language commands and dictation
Battery
  Non-removable Li-Ion 4000 mAh battery
Charging Fast battery charging 15W (Quick Charge 2.0)
PMA wireless charging
Stand-by Up to 120 h (3G)
Talk time Up to 32 h (3G)
Music play Up to 113 h
Misc
Colors Meteor Gray, Tungsten Gold
Models SM-G892A, SM-G892U
Price About 850 USD
Tests
Performance Basemark OS II: 3974 / Basemark OS II 2.0: 3390
Basemark X: 37903
Loudspeaker Voice 70dB / Noise 74dB / Ring 78dB
Audio quality Noise - 92.4 / Crosstalk - 91.4
Battery life Endurance rating 111h

User opinions and reviews

  • OfferZ

I'm very happy with the s8 active i bought a couple months back, its very fast and has good battery life. has amazing features like fast charging and wireless fast charging and more. i hope samsung makes a phone like this again

  • Examish1

The Samsung S8 Active over all is amazing. Great battery life, super tough, pleasing design, great operation, and much more. The only complaint I have is the finger print unlock thing is on the back and hard to find with your finger instead of the pr...

  • OfferZ

To upgrade it to android pie you need to download the firmware and flash it.

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