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Samsung Galaxy A8+ 2018 (SM-A730F) vs Samsung Galaxy A8+ 2018 (SM-A730F/DS 32GB)

Side by side comparison, pros, cons, differences between Galaxy A8+ 2018 (SM-A730F) vs Galaxy A8+ 2018 (SM-A730F/DS 32GB) phones with full specifications. What's the best?

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Compare Samsung Galaxy A8+ (2018) X01Samsung Galaxy A8+ 2018 (SM-A730F)
Samsung Galaxy A8+ 2018 (SM-A730F)
6"
AMOLED

1080x2220

16
MP

16mp

4GB
RAM

64bit Octa

3500
mAh

(Non removable)

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Compare Samsung Galaxy A8+ (2018) X01Galaxy A8+ 2018 (SM-A730F/DS 32GB)
Samsung Galaxy A8+ 2018 (SM-A730F/DS 32GB)
6"
AMOLED

1080x2220

16
MP

16mp

4GB
RAM

64bit Octa

3500
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the better phone? The PhoneMore's choice is Samsung Galaxy A8+ 2018 (SM-A730F/DS 32GB)

The phonemore's choice is much more technical than personal, so don't just evaluate it. Our goal is to help, but what's important to us may not be important to you. You decide which is the best! Comment!


01 Advantages Samsung Galaxy A8+ 2018 (SM-A730F)
Galaxy A8+ 2018 (SM-A730F)vsGalaxy A8+ 2018 (SM-A730F/DS 32GB)
 132%100%
+More internal storage for applications and files
64GB (51GB user available)vs32GB (22GB user available)

01 Advantages Samsung Galaxy A8+ 2018 (SM-A730F/DS 32GB)
Galaxy A8+ 2018 (SM-A730F/DS 32GB)vsGalaxy A8+ 2018 (SM-A730F)
Advantage
+It's more advantageous to have more than one phone operator in the same device
2 slots Dual-SIMvs1 slot

50 Common items in both devices
2.2Ghz 64bit Octa-Core
4GB LPDDR4
Until 1TB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
191 grams (6.69 ounces)
8.3 millimeters (0.33 inches)
Aluminum frame, glass front/back
Super AMOLED
16 million
1080x2220 pixels
411 PPI
6"
(back) 16MP
LED flash
Only digital zoom
PDAF: phase detection autofocus
EIS: Digital stabilization
HDR photo on both cameras
1/2.8" inches
f/1.7 (aperture)
(dual front camera) 16MP + 8MP
Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)
Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)
4G+ LTE-A
600 Mbps
Capacitive
Multitouch
3.5mm jack
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Barometer
Fingerprint (rear-mounted)
Face unlock
3500 mAh
Li-Ion (Non removable)
Speakerphone
Video calling
Vibrating alert
Active noise cancellation
FM
A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDou
802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)
5.0 version A2DP/LE
NFC
USB 2.0 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-Go
HTML, XHTML, HTML5
Gorilla Glass 4
IP68 certified
+ COMMON ITEMS

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Model and physical featuresSamsung Galaxy A8+ 2018 (SM-A730F)Samsung Galaxy A8+ 2018 (SM-A730F/DS 32GB)
ModelGalaxy A8+ 2018 (SM-A730F)Galaxy A8+ 2018 (SM-A730F/DS 32GB)
Also known asGalaxy A8 Plus SM-A730F Single-Sim (4GB RAM)Galaxy A8 Plus SM-A730F/Dual-Sim (4GB RAM)
Country or region availableIsraelMexicoTurkeyLatin AmericaKazakhstanChileRussiaUkraine
BrandSamsungSamsung
Release dateJanuary, 2018January, 2018
Depth8.3 millimeters (0.33 inches)8.3 millimeters (0.33 inches)
Size (width x height)75.7 x 159.9 millimeters (2.98 x 6.3 in)75.7 x 159.9 millimeters (2.98 x 6.3 in)
Weight191 grams (6.69 ounces)191 grams (6.69 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsAluminum frame, glass front/backAluminum frame, glass front/back
Protection against water and othersIP68 certified: dust proof and waterproof over 1.5 meter and 30minIP68 certified: dust proof and waterproof over 1.5 meter and 30min
Operating system (OS)Samsung Galaxy A8+ 2018 (SM-A730F)Samsung Galaxy A8+ 2018 (SM-A730F/DS 32GB)
Operating systemAndroid 7.1.1 NougatAndroid 7.1.1 Nougat
Firmware updateAndroid 9.0 PieAndroid 9.0 Pie
HardwareSamsung Galaxy A8+ 2018 (SM-A730F)Samsung Galaxy A8+ 2018 (SM-A730F/DS 32GB)
Architecture - Chipset64bit - Samsung Exynos 7 Octa 7885 (14nm)64bit - Samsung Exynos 7 Octa 7885 (14nm)
CPU processorOcta-Core, 2 processors:
2.2Ghz Dual-Core ARM Cortex-A73
1.6Ghz Hexa-Core ARM Cortex-A53
Octa-Core, 2 processors:
2.2Ghz Dual-Core ARM Cortex-A73
1.6Ghz Hexa-Core ARM Cortex-A53
GPU graphical controllerARM Mali-G71 MP2ARM Mali-G71 MP2
RAM memory4GB LPDDR44GB LPDDR4
Internal storage64GB (51GB user available)32GB (22GB user available)
External storageUntil 1TB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
Until 1TB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
DisplaySamsung Galaxy A8+ 2018 (SM-A730F)Samsung Galaxy A8+ 2018 (SM-A730F/DS 32GB)
Display typeSuper AMOLEDSuper AMOLED
Screen size6" inches6" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~75.5% (screen-to-body ratio)~75.5% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch
Display resolution1080x2220 pixels1080x2220 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)411 PPI411 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassGorilla Glass 4Gorilla Glass 4
Mobile networks and dataSamsung Galaxy A8+ 2018 (SM-A730F)Samsung Galaxy A8+ 2018 (SM-A730F/DS 32GB)
Dual-SIMNot supportedDual SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(dedicated slot)
SIM card1 slot
nano-SIM (4FF)
2 slots Dual-SIM
nano-SIM (4FF)
GSM Mhz bandQuad-Band 850/900/1800/1900Quad-Band 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 2G networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkUMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100UMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100
Primary 4G/5G networkLTE Cat11 700/800/850/900/1700/1800/1900/2100/2600 (Bands 1,2,3,4,5,7,8,12,13,17,18,19,20,26,28,66)
TD-LTE 2300/2500/2600 (Bands 38,40,41)
LTE Cat11 700/800/850/900/1700/1800/1900/2100/2600 (Bands 1,2,3,4,5,7,8,12,13,17,18,19,20,26,28,66)
TD-LTE 2300/2500/2600 (Bands 38,40,41)
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-AGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-A
Secondary 2G networkNot supportedGSM 850/900/1800/1900
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkNot supportedGPRS, EDGE
Maximum download/upload600/75 Mbps600/75 Mbps
Messaging and callingSamsung Galaxy A8+ 2018 (SM-A730F)Samsung Galaxy A8+ 2018 (SM-A730F/DS 32GB)
MessagingSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
SpeakerphoneSupportedSupported
Video callingSupportedSupported
Call controlVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commandsVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commands
Primary / back cameraSamsung Galaxy A8+ 2018 (SM-A730F)Samsung Galaxy A8+ 2018 (SM-A730F/DS 32GB)
Main camera16 megapixels16 megapixels
Main camera resolution4608x3456 pixels4608x3456 pixels
Video recording (primary)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels) 30 fpsFull HD (1920x1080 pixels) 30 fps
FlashLED flashLED flash
Focal aperturef/1.7 (aperture)f/1.7 (aperture)
Focal length26mm lens26mm lens
Sensor size1/2.8" inches1/2.8" inches
Pixel size1.12µm pixel1.12µm pixel
AutofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocus
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilization
ZoomOnly digital zoomOnly digital zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorNot supportedNot supported
HDRHDR photo on both camerasHDR photo on both cameras
Front / secondary cameraSamsung Galaxy A8+ 2018 (SM-A730F)Samsung Galaxy A8+ 2018 (SM-A730F/DS 32GB)
Front camera(dual front camera)
16 megapixels
8MP wide (f/1.9 1/4" 1.12µm 24mm)
(dual front camera)
16 megapixels
8MP wide (f/1.9 1/4" 1.12µm 24mm)
Front camera resolution4608x3456 pixels4608x3456 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturef/1.9 (aperture)f/1.9 (aperture)
Focal length27mm lens27mm lens
Sensor size1/3.1" inches1/3.1" inches
Pixel size1µm pixel1µm pixel
MultimediaSamsung Galaxy A8+ 2018 (SM-A730F)Samsung Galaxy A8+ 2018 (SM-A730F/DS 32GB)
RadioFMFM
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, MKV, WMVMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, MKV, WMV
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, OGG, eAAC+, WMA, FLACMP3, WAV, OGG, eAAC+, WMA, FLAC
Connectivity and interfacesSamsung Galaxy A8+ 2018 (SM-A730F)Samsung Galaxy A8+ 2018 (SM-A730F/DS 32GB)
USBUSB 2.0 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-GoUSB 2.0 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-Go
TV outputNot supportedNot supported
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
Bluetooth5.0 version A2DP/LE5.0 version A2DP/LE
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)
DLNANot supportedNot supported
NFCSupportedSupported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDouA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDou
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsSamsung Galaxy A8+ 2018 (SM-A730F)Samsung Galaxy A8+ 2018 (SM-A730F/DS 32GB)
Active noise cancellationSupportedSupported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
Java / Flash playerNot supportedNot supported
SensorsAccelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Barometer
Hall effect
Face unlock
Fingerprint (rear-mounted)
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Barometer
Hall effect
Face unlock
Fingerprint (rear-mounted)
Other features- Colors: Black, Gray, Gold, Blue
- Samsung DeX (desktop experience)
- Samsung Pay
- Always-on display
- 24-bit/192kHz audio
- ANT+
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- Colors: Black, Gray, Gold, Blue
- Samsung DeX (desktop experience)
- Samsung Pay
- Always-on display
- 24-bit/192kHz audio
- ANT+
- WiFi direct, hotspot
Power supply and autonomySamsung Galaxy A8+ 2018 (SM-A730F)Samsung Galaxy A8+ 2018 (SM-A730F/DS 32GB)
BatteryLi-Ion (Non removable)
Fast battery charging
Li-Ion (Non removable)
Fast battery charging
Battery capacity3500 mAh3500 mAh
Battery model / charger (watts)feature not registeredfeature not registered
Talk time1380 minutes | 23 hours | 1 day1380 minutes | 23 hours | 1 day
Standbyfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Radiation rate (SAR)Samsung Galaxy A8+ 2018 (SM-A730F)Samsung Galaxy A8+ 2018 (SM-A730F/DS 32GB)
SAR USA, Mexico, Colombiafeature not registeredfeature not registered
SAR European Union, UK0.32 W/Kg (head) | 1.3 W/Kg (body)0.32 W/Kg (head) | 1.3 W/Kg (body)