Compare Samsung Galaxy A8 vs Samsung Galaxy A8 (2016)

  • Both Samsung Galaxy A8 and Samsung Galaxy A8 (2016) comes with 5.7 inch display.
  • Samsung Galaxy A8 (2016) has more 3 GB RAM compared to Samsung Galaxy A8(2 GB RAM).
  • Both Samsung Galaxy A8 and Samsung Galaxy A8 (2016) feature 16 MP rear camera.
  • Samsung Galaxy A8 (2016) features 8 MP front camera which is better than Samsung Galaxy A8.

Compare Samsung Galaxy A8 with Samsung Galaxy A8 (2016)

SummarySummary 76 Score 78 Score
Performance Qualcomm MSM8939 Snapdragon 615
2 GB RAM
Android OS, v5.1.1
Exynos 7420
3 GB RAM
Android OS, v6.0.1 (Marshmallow)
Display 5.7 inch
1080 x 1920 pixels
386 PPI Density
5.7 inch
1080 x 1920 pixels
432 PPI Density
Camera 16 MP (Main)
5 MP (Front)
16 MP (Main)
8 MP (Front)
Battery 3050 mAh
Li-Ion
3300 mAh
Li-ion
DisplayDisplay
Screen Size 5.7 inch 5.7 inch
Screen Resolution 1080x1920 pixels Full HD (1920*1080)
Pixel Density 386 PPI 432 PPI
Display Type Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Gorilla Glass - -
Screen Protection - -
ChipsetChipset
Brand Samsung Samsung
Chipset Qualcomm MSM8939 Snapdragon 615 Exynos 7420
Processor 1.8 GHz Octa-core 1.5 GHz Octa-core Processor
RAM 2 GB RAM 3 GB RAM
GPU Adreno 405 Mali-T760MP8
CameraCamera
Rear Camera Resolution 16 MP 16 MP
Front Camera Resolution 5 MP 8 MP
Dual Camera
Video
Camera Features Autofocus, Touch Focus, Flash, Panorama, Geo-Tagging Autofocus, Touch Focus, Flash, Panorama, Geo-Tagging
GeneralGeneral
Operating System Android Android
OS Version Android OS, v5.1.1 Android OS, v6.0.1 (Marshmallow)
Weight 151 g 182 g
Dimensions 158 x 76.8 x 5.9 mm 158 x 76.8 x 6 mm
Thickness
StorageStorage
Internal Storage 32 GB 32 GB
Card Slot microSD, up to 128 GB microSD, Up to 256 GB
Other 32GB storage, Expandable up to 128GB via microSD (Hybrid card slot) 32GB, Expandable upto 256GB
CommunicationCommunication
SIM Card Slots Dual SIM Dual SIM
SIM Card Type Nano-SIM Nano-SIM
Bluetooth v4.1, A2DP, EDR, LE v4.2
3.5 mm Jack Yes Yes
NFC Yes
ConnectivityConnectivity
2G
GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz
3G
HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100
UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz
4G
LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800)
TD-LTE 2300(band 40) FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 2600(band 7) / 900(band 8) / 850(band 5) / 800(band 20)
Wi-Fi
Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, WiFi Direct, hotspot
Wi-Fi 802.11, a/ac/b/g/n/n 5GHz
GPS
Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS/ Beidou (market dependant)
A-GPS, Glonass
GPRS
EDGE
Radio
BatteryBattery
Battery Capacity 3050 mAh 3300 mAh
Battery Type Li-Ion Li-ion
Standby Time
Talk Time Up to 17 h (3G)
Other FeaturesOther Features
Fingerprint Scanner
Waterproof
Sensors Accelerometer
proximity
compass
Accelerometer
proximity
compass
Messaging SMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Mail, IM SMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Mail, IM
Java No No
Other ANT+ support , Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic , MP4/WMV/H.264 player , MP3/WAV/WMA/eAAC+/FLAC player , Photo/video editor , Document viewer ANT+ support , Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic , MP4/WMV/H.264 player , MP3/WAV/WMA/eAAC+/FLAC player , Photo/video editor , Document viewer

Samsung Galaxy A8 Pros & Cons

  • Excellent camera (Both rear & front).
  • Fingerprint sensor works awesome.
  • Beautiful 5.9 mm thin slim design and premium look.
  • Battery charges faster than many handsets.
  • Non-removable battery.
 
 

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