After teasers, Samsung has officially launched the Galaxy A8 Star, a new mid-range smartphone in India exclusively on Amazon.in. It has a 6.28-inch FHD+ Super AMOLED Infinity display, is powered by Snapdragon 660 with 6GB of RAM, has a 16-megapixel rear camera with LED flash and a secondary 24-megapixel rear camera with smart beauty, pro lighting and AR stickers. Samsung calls its Dual camera Intellicam since it adjusts itself intelligently to take images in every light condition.
It has a fingerprint sensor on the back and packs a 3700mAh battery with support for adaptive fast charging.
Samsung Galaxy A8 Star specifications
- 6.28-inch FHD+ (1080×2220 pixels) FHD+ Super AMOLED Infinity display
- Octa Core Snapdragon 660 14nm Mobile Platform (Quad 2.2GHz Kryo 260 + Quad 1.8GHz Kryo 260 CPUs) with Adreno 512 GPU
- 6GB LPDDR4x RAM, 64GB internal storage, expandable memory up to 256GB with microSD
- Android 8.0 (Oreo)
- Dual SIM
- 16MP primary rear camera with LED Flash, f/1.7 aperture, 24MP secondary rear camera
- 24MP front-facing camera with f/2.0 aperture
- Fingerprint sensor, Face unlock
- Samsung Pay
- Dimensions: 162.4×77.0×7.55mm; Weight: 188g
- 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11ac (2.4/5GHz), Bluetooth 5 LE, GPS with GLONASS, NFC
- 3700mAh battery with adaptive fast charging
The Samsung Galaxy A8 Star comes in Midnight Black and Ivory White colors, is priced at Rs. 34,990 and will be available exclusively from Amazon.in starting from August 27th.