• 6" (2220x1080) Super AMOLED
  • 4GB/6GB
    Samsung Exynos 7 Octa 7885 SoC
    32GB/64GB Storage
  • 16-MP, f/1.7 Rear: 1 Camera
  • 3500 mAh

The Samsung Galaxy A8+ (2018) phone has a 6-inch (2220x1080) Super AMOLED screen, a 16MP main camera and a 8MP selfie camera. The battery capacity is 3500 mAh and the main processor is a Samsung Exynos 7 Octa 7885 with 4 GB of RAM.

Specifications Highlights
ProductGalaxy A8+ (2018) (2018), Price: 795 USD at Amazon
Display6" 2220x1080 Super AMOLED
Rear Camera(s)
  • 26mm 16-MP f/1.7 (Primary)
Selfie Camera(s)
  • 26mm 8-MP f/1.8
  • 16-MP f/1.9
Computing
  • Samsung Exynos 7 Octa 7885 SoC
  • 4GB/6GB RAM
  • 32GB/64GB Storage
  • MicroSDXC
Battery3500 mAh
DesignIP68, 191g (6.7oz), 75.7x159.9x8.3 mm (2.98 x 6.30 x 0.33 inches)
Price (Market)$795
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Display
TypeSuper AMOLED
Diagonal (inches)6"
Display/Body Ratio75.5%
Resolution2220x1080
Sharpness (PPI)411 PPI
Display Glass TypeGorilla Glass
Features
  • Multitouch
  • Glossy
  • Always-On
Color Depth24 bit (16,777,216 Colors)
Primary Camera
NameRear Camera
Focal Length (35mm) 26mm
Megapixel16-MP
Aperturef/1.7
Sensor Pixel Size1.12 µm
Autofocus Features
  • Contrast
  • Dual-Pixel Phase Detection
Hardware Features
  • LED Flash
  • Autofocus
  • HDR Photo
Software Features
  • Continuous shooting
  • Geo Tag
  • Face Detect
Video Resolutions
  • 1080p/30fps
Battery
Battery TypeLi-Poly
Battery Capacity (mAh)3500 mAh
Battery Features
  • Fast Charge
  • Non-Removable
Computing
Processor NameSamsung Exynos 7 Octa 7885
Processor # Cores8
Main Processor Frequency (GHz)2.2 GHz
RAM Options4GB/6GB
Internal Storage Options32GB/64GB
Memory Card TypeMicroSDXC
Operating System + VersionAndroid 7.1.1
Communications
LTE Category (Download)LTE CAT11 603 Mbps
LTE Bands12,28,38,40,41,66
Modem Features
  • UMTS
  • EDGE
  • GPRS
  • HSPA+
  • LTE
WiFi Speed
  • a
  • b
  • g
  • n
  • ac
WiFi Features
  • Dual-band
  • Hotspot
  • WiFi Direct
Bluetooth VersionBluetooth 5.0
Bluetooth Features
  • A2DP
  • AVRCP
  • DIP
  • HFP
  • HID
  • HSP
  • MAP
  • OPP
  • PAN
  • PBAP/PAB
NFC Features
  • NFC Supported
Connector TypeUSB Type C
Connector Features
  • USB 2.0
  • USB OTG
SAR US Head0.2 W/Kg
SAR US Body0.75 W/Kg
Sim Card 0
NameSIM0
SIM TypeNano SIM
Multimedia
Audio Features
  • Loudspeaker
  • FM Radio
  • 3.5mm Port
Audio Formats
  • AAC
  • 3GA
  • AMR
  • RA
  • AWB
  • FLAC
  • M4A
  • MID
  • MIDI
  • MP3
  • OGA
  • OGG
  • WMA
  • WAV
Video Formats
  • H.263
  • H.264
  • MPEG-4
  • H.265
  • MP4
  • VC-1
  • VP8
  • VP9
  • WMV7
  • WMV8
  • XVID
Sensors
  • Proximity
  • Accelerometer
  • Compass
  • Gyroscope
  • Barometer
  • Fingerprint
  • GPS
  • A-GPS
  • GLONASS
  • BeiDou

Galaxy A8+ (2018) Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Is the Samsung Galaxy A8+ (2018) waterproof?

Yes! The Galaxy A8+ (2018) is water-proof and got a IP68 rating. Ingress Protection, or I.P, is a certification that shows if water or dust can penetrate devices.

Is the Galaxy A8+ (2018) Dual-SIM?

No, the Galaxy A8+ (2018) does not have dual-SIMs as far as we know, but things could be different in Asian markets. We mainly track United States data.

Is the Galaxy A8+ (2018) 4K?

No, the Galaxy A8+ (2018) resolution of (2220x1080) is not defined as 4K. 4K is normally defined to be 4096×2160 (2160p) or 3840×2160 (UHD) resolution on smartphones, but there are more similar resolutions for Cinema and Televisions.

Does the Galaxy A8+ (2018) have Wireless Charging?

No, Galaxy A8+ (2018) does not feature Wireless Charging.

Does the Galaxy A8+ (2018) operates on 4G data?

Yes, the Galaxy A8+ (2018) is a 4G-LTE smartphone that is rated 4G LTE CAT11 (603 Mbps).

Does the Galaxy A8+ (2018) support 5G networks?

No, the Galaxy A8+ (2018) is not a 5G handset.

Is the Galaxy A8+ (2018) USB-C?

Yes, the Galaxy A8+ (2018) has a USB C connector. The USB Type C connector uses the USB 2.0 standard.

Does the Galaxy A8+ (2018) have a removable battery?

No, the Galaxy A8+ (2018) does not have a removable battery.

Samsung Galaxy A8+ (2018) Specs & Speed Benchmarks

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