Samsung Galaxy On8 (2018) Launched In India

Samsung Galaxy On8 (2018) is now available in India with an introductory offer. The mid-range smartphone comes with a 6-inch Infinity Display, dual cameras, and AI support. It follows the company’s Galaxy On8 model that was launched in 2016. Read more to find about Samsung Galaxy On8 (2018) Price in India, Specifications, and Features

Samsung Galaxy On8 (2018)

Price and Availability

Price Rs 16,990 (as an introductory price)

The Samsung Galaxy On8 (2018) is priced in India at Rs 16,990 (as an introductory price). Its official price is Rs 17,990 (listed on Samsung Shop).

As part of launch offers, users will get cashback worth Rs 2,750 and double data offer from Jio. Additionally, Flipkart customers will get a Rs 400 discount on purchases made via an Axis Bank Buzz credit card.

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Processor octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 450
Internal Storage 64GB (expandable up to 256GB)
Display 6.0-inch, Super AMOLED Infinity Display, HD+ (720 x 1480 pixels), 18.5:9 aspect ratio
OS Android 8.1 Oreo
Primary (Rear) Camera Dual (16MP + 5MP) with flash
Front Camera 16MP
Battery 3,500mAh
Dual SIM Yes

The Samsung Galaxy On8 (2018) sports a 6.0-inch Super AMOLED Infinity Display with HD+ (720 x 1480 pixels) resolution and an 18.5:9 aspect ratio. it is powered by an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 450 processor and 4GB RAM.

In terms of optics, the new handset sports a dual camera on the back. It combines a 16-megapixel primary sensor (with a f/1.7 aperture) and a 5-megapixel secondary sensor (with a f/1.9 aperture). Camera features include Background Blur Shape, Portrait Dolly, Portrait Backdrop, and an LED flash.

While the Background Blur Shape adds a soft light effect in different contextual shapes, the Portrait Dolly feature enables moving GIF images with zoom movements in the background. The Portrait Backdrop feature allows you to add preset background effects.

The 16-megapixel front camera comes with a f/1.9 aperture. The 64GB internal storage can be further expanded via a microSD card (up to 256GB). The new handset is backed by a 3,500mAh battery.


  • Dual cameras
  • Android 8.0 Oreo OS
  • Samsung Experience UX
  • 4G VoLTE
  • Wi-Fi
  • Bluetooth
  • GPS/ A-GPS
  • Micro-USB
  • 3.5mm headphone jack
  • Dual-SIM

The dual-SIM (Nano) smartphone runs Android 8.0 Oreo operating system with Samsung Experience UX on top. Connectivity options include 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS/ A-GPS, Micro-USB, and a 3.5mm headphone jack.

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Samsung is also expected to unveil the Galaxy Note 9 smartphone on August 9. As per the latest leaks and rumors, the Galaxy Note 9 sports a 6.3-inch Super AMOLED display. It is likely to be powered by an Exynos 9810 processor (Snapdragon 845 processor in the US) and 6GB RAM. The new handset is said to come with 512GB internal storage (further expandable up to 512GB via a microSD card). Check out the leaked video below.  In terms of optics, the new Note 9 handset will sport a dual camera setup on the back (two 12-megapixel sensors with OIS). Camera features will include 960fps slow-motion video recording for 0.4 seconds. Also read: Samsung Galaxy Note 9 To Come With 512GB Storage Variant – All We Know So Far

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