• 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
Price at Launch$420
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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
Megapixel16-MP
Aperturef/1.7
Focal Length (35mm) 26mm
Sensor SizeSmall
Autofocus Features
  • Contrast
  • Dual-Pixel Phase Detection
Hardware Features
  • LED Flash
  • Autofocus
  • HDR Photo
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)

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The last time we checked, the Galaxy A8+ (2018) was retailing at around $795 online. Things may have changed a bit since. The Galaxy A8+ (2018) launched at $420 on 2018-01-20.
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Yes. Our information indicates that the Galaxy A8+ (2018) is IP68-certified to be water-resistant.
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No, the Galaxy A8+ (2018) does not have dual-SIMs as far as we know, but it may be different in Asia. We mainly track United States data.
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No, the Galaxy A8+ (2018) 2220x1080 screen resolution is not 4K.
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No, Galaxy A8+ (2018) does not have Wireless Charging.
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No, the Galaxy A8+ (2018) does not have Qi Wireless Charging.
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Yes, the Galaxy A8+ (2018) is a 4G-LTE handset that is rated 4G LTE CAT11 (603 Mbps).
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No, the Galaxy A8+ (2018) does not work on 5G networks.
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Yes, the Galaxy A8+ (2018) is a USB-C phone.
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No, the Galaxy A8+ (2018)'s battery cannot be removed.

Samsung Galaxy A8+ (2018) Specs & Speed Benchmarks

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