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Samsung Galaxy A8 (2016) All specs

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Samsung Galaxy A8 (2016)

The Samsung Galaxy A8 2016 SM-A810F/DS is a good Android phone with 2.1Ghz Octa-Core processor that allows run games and heavy applications.

An advantage of the Samsung Galaxy A8 2016 SM-A810F/DS is the possibility of using two mobile carriers, a Dual-SIM device with two SIM card slots.

Great connectivity of this device includes Bluetooth 4.1 version A2DP, WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) and NFC to make payments and allows connection to other devices.

Including the battery, the Samsung Galaxy A8 2016 SM-A810F/DS phone has 182 grams and it's a very thin device, only 7.2 mm.

Model and physical featuresSamsung Galaxy A8 (2016)
Model
Also known asGalaxy A8 2016 A810F/Dual-Sim
Country or region availableSaudi ArabiaUnited Arab EmiratesTurkey
BrandSamsung
Release dateOctober, 2016
Depth7.2 millimeters (0.28 inches)
Size (width x height)76.8 x 156.6 millimeters (3.02 x 6.17 in)
Weight182 grams (6.37 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supported
AntennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsfeature not registered
Protection against water and othersNot supported
Operating system (OS)Samsung Galaxy A8 (2016)
Operating systemAndroid 6.0.1 Marshmallow
Firmware updateAndroid 7.0 Nougat
HardwareSamsung Galaxy A8 (2016)
Architecture - Chipset64bit - Samsung Exynos 7 Octa 7420 (14nm)
CPU processorOcta-Core, 2 processors:
2.1Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A57
1.5Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A53 (GTS)
GPU graphical controllerARM Mali-T760 MP8 772Mhz
RAM memory3GB LPDDR3
Internal storage32GB (23GB user available)
External storageUntil 256GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(hybrid slot/shares the same SIM-2 slot)
DisplaySamsung Galaxy A8 (2016)
Display typeSuper AMOLED
Screen size5.7" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~74.5% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive Multitouch
Display resolution1080x1920 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)386 PPI
Colors16 million
Scratch-resistant glassGorilla Glass 4
Mobile networks and dataSamsung Galaxy A8 (2016)
Dual-SIMDual SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(hybrid slot/shares the same microSD slot)
SIM card2 slots Dual-SIM
nano-SIM (4FF)
GSM Mhz bandQuad-Band 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 2G networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkUMTS 850/900/1900/2100
Primary 4G/5G networkLTE Cat6 800/850/900/1800/2100/2600 (Bands 1,3,5,7,8,20)
TD-LTE 2300 (Bands 40)
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-A
Secondary 2G networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900
Secondary 3G networkNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supported
Secondary data networkGPRS, EDGE
Maximum download/upload300/50 Mbps
Messaging and callingSamsung Galaxy A8 (2016)
MessagingSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
SpeakerphoneSupported
Video callingSupported
Call controlVoice dialing, Voice recorder
Primary / back cameraSamsung Galaxy A8 (2016)
Main camera16 megapixels
Main camera resolution4608x3456 pixels
Video recording (primary)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels) 30 fps
FlashLED flash
Focal aperturef/1.9 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registered
AutofocusAutofocus
Touch focusSupported
Image stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilization
ZoomOnly digital zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorNot supported
HDRHDR photo only main camera
Front / secondary cameraSamsung Galaxy A8 (2016)
Front camera8 megapixels
Front camera resolution3264x2448 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)
Front flashNot supported
Focal aperturef/1.9 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registered
MultimediaSamsung Galaxy A8 (2016)
RadioFM with RDS
TVNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, MKV
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLAC
Connectivity and interfacesSamsung Galaxy A8 (2016)
USBMicroUSB 2.0
TV outputNot supported
Audio output3.5mm jack
Bluetooth4.1 version A2DP
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)
DLNANot supported
NFCSupported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS
Infrared portNot supported
Other functionsSamsung Galaxy A8 (2016)
Active noise cancellationSupported
Vibrating alertSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5
Java / Flash playerNot supported
SensorsAccelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Fingerprint
Other features- Colors: Blue, Pink, Silver, Gold
- Metal body
- 2.5D glass screen
- Always On Display
- Fast charging
- ANT+
- WiFi direct, hotspot
Power supply and autonomySamsung Galaxy A8 (2016)
BatteryLi-Ion (Non removable)
Battery capacity3300 mAh
Battery model / charger (watts)feature not registered
Talk time1320 minutes | 22 hours | 0.9 day
Standbyfeature not registered
Radiation rate (SAR)Samsung Galaxy A8 (2016)
SAR USA, Mexico, Colombiafeature not registered
SAR European Union, UK0.127 W/Kg (head) | 1.17 W/Kg (body)