Samsung Galaxy A8 Plus (2018) is a new Korean smartphone, which until now was known as A7 (2018), but much indicates that the company will change the names of this series. Probably, in order to make it closer to the Galaxy S8 series. The network already has two photos of the new phone with the screen turned on.
Samsung is preparing to launch smartphones from the Galaxy A series (2018). Previously, the network appeared information about models with the names A5 (2018) and A7 (2018). But it turns out that these are incorrect names, since the figure 8 should appear in them. Where does this idea come from? About this a little later, and now let’s take a look at the photos that appeared on the pages of Slashleaks.
Samsung Galaxy A8 Plus (2018), this is a smartphone that used to be known to us as A7 (2018). The photos below show that the smartphone received a panel with an aspect ratio of 18: 9, which has rounded corners. We also know that it has Full HD + resolution (1080 x 2160 pixels). On the screen you will see typical icons of Samsung applications. Above the screen you can also see two lenses. In the second picture you can see the code name SM-A730F / DS and the correct name of this model.
About Samsung Galaxy A8 Plus (2018), we already know very much. AMOLED display has a diagonal of about 6 inches, and the heart of the phone is a new processor of the Koreans. This is an 8-core SoC with the name Exynos 7885, which will work in tandem with 4 GB of RAM. The user data will be allocated 64 GB of memory, and probably it can be expanded with a microSD card with a capacity of up to 256 GB. The configuration of the cameras and the capacity of the battery remain hidden until now. We have no choice but to wait for more detailed information.
Samsung probably decided to change the names to Galaxy A8 (2018) and A8 Plus (2018) for marketing reasons. After all, the phones will look very similar to the S8 series, and so the manufacturer wants to increase the number of sales. Known technical specifications of the phone you will find below.
Samsung Galaxy A8 Plus 2018 – Specifications:
- screen with a diagonal of 6 “and a resolution of Full-HD + (2160 x 1080 pixels);
- 8-core Exynos 7885 processor with GPU Mali-G71;
- 4 GB of RAM;
- 64 GB of internal memory;
- Support for microSD memory cards (up to 256 GB);
- front camera (no data);
- main camera (no data);
- battery capacity of 3500 mAh;
- Wi-Fi 802.11 ac, Bluetooth 5.0, GPS, NFC;
- LTE modem;
- two SIM cards (optional);
- Fingerprint’s scanner;
- USB-C connector;
- 159.6 x 75.6 x 8.2 mm;
- Android 7.1.1 Nougat with a manufacturer lining.