Samsung has finally launched the first smartphone with a display hole. The new Samsung Galaxy A8s comes with a 6.33-inch Infinity-O display. Additional highlights include three rear cameras, 6GB RAM, and Snapdragon 710 SoC. Read more to find about Samsung Galaxy A8s Price in India, Specifications, and Features
Price and Availability
As of now, there is no confirmation about the Indian price or launch date. It will come in Black (Green), Blue, and Silver color options.
|Processor||Qualcomm Snapdragon 710, Adreno 616 GPU|
|Internal Storage||128GB (expandable up to 512GB)|
|Display||6.39-inch, Infinity-O display, full-HD+, 19:5:9 aspect ratio|
|OS||Android 8.1 Oreo|
|Primary (Rear) Camera||Triple (24MP + 5MP + 10MP) with flash|
The new smartphone is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 710 processor along with Adreno 616 GPU and 6GB RAM. The 128GB internal storage can be further expanded via a microSD card (up to 512GB). It also comes in an 8GB RAM variant. It is backed by a 3,300mAh battery.
In terms of optics, the Samsung Galaxy A8s sports a triple-camera setup on the back (10-megapixel + 24-megapixel + 5-megapixel sensors). For selfies and video calling, the handset sports a 24-megapixel front camera with f/2.0 aperture.
- In-display camera
- Three rear cameras
- Fingerprint sensor
- Android 8.1 Oreo OS
- USB Type-C port
The Samsung Galaxy A8s sports a 6.3-inch Infinity-O display with full HD+ resolution, 19:5:9 aspect ratio, and a circular cut-out (display hole). Unlike a traditional display notch, the front camera is located on the top-left corner of the screen. On the back, the mid-range smartphone sports a triple camera setup and a fingerprint sensor.
The new handset sports a glossy finish body with Aluminum frame. Samsung has ditched the 3.5mm headphone jack on the device. The Galaxy A8s runs on Android 8.1 Oreo operating system out-of-the-box with Samsung Experience UI 9.5 on top.
Recently, Samsung launched the triple and quad camera smartphones. While the Galaxy A7 (2018) sports a triple rear camera setup, the Galaxy A9 (2018) comes with a quad rear camera setup. Previously, the company launched brought multiple curved displays in its devices. The camera hole will help the Galaxy A8s deliver a full-screen experience. Honor has also announced its first smartphone with a display hole – the Honor View 20.
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