In recent months, rumors about Samsung Galaxy A8 spreed more serious. After a series of leaked photos and even video the only thing that left to we to understand is when will be available on market. It turned out that the official premiere will be sooner than you might have expected – 17 July The information comes from Nowhereelse, who added that sales will begin in China and will cost around 480 usd. Samsung Galaxy A8 will be available in three colors (gold, black and white), and among its distinguishing features is the presence of a fingerprint sensor and slim profile – only 5.94 mm.

Galaxy A8 will use 8-core Snapdragon processor 615, 2 GB RAM, 32 GB of internal memory and microSD card slot. Super AMOLED screen extends 5.66 inches, and its resolution is Full HD. The front camera is 8 MP. The main sensor located on the back is 16 MP. The operating system is Android 5.1.1, and the entire configuration is powered by a battery with a capacity of 3050 mAh.

Full specifications:

Brand: Samsung
Manufacturer: Samsung Electronics
Hardware Designer: Samsung Electronics
Expected Release Date: July, 2015

Physical Attributes

Dimensions
(width x height x depth):
7.67 x 157.7 x 5.9 millimetres
0.3 x 6.2 x 0.2 inches
Bounding Volume: 7.1 cubecentimetres
Mass: 140 grams (battery included)

Software Environment

Embedded Operating System: Google Android 5.1.1
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Kernel: Linux 3.10.49

Microprocessor, Chipset

CPU Clock: 1497.6 MHz
CPU: Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 MSM8939
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Width of Machine Word: 64 bit
CPU Core: 8x ARM Cortex-A53 MPcore
Instruction Set: ARMv8 (A32, A64)

Memory, Storage capacity

RAM type: LPDDR3 SDRAM , 800MHz
RAM capacity: 2048 MiB, 1820MiB accessible
ROM type: Flash EEPROM
ROM capacity: 15258 MiB, including 12300MiB user-accessible non-volatile storage
ROM capacity in bytes: 16 GB (billion bytes)

Graphical subsystem

Display Type: color Super Active Matrix OLED display
Display Color Depth: 24 bit/pixel (16777216 scales)
Display Diagonal: 5.7 ” (145 millimetres)
Display Resolution: 1080 x 1920 (2073600 pixels)
Viewable Display Size: 2.8 ” x 4.98 ” (71.09 x 126.38 millimetres)
Pixel density (dot pitch): 385.9 pixel/inch (0.06582 millimetre/pixel)
Graphical Controller: Qualcomm Adreno 405

Audio Subsystem

Audio Channel(s): stereo sound
Microphone(s): stereo sound
Loudspeaker(s): mono sound
Audio Output: 3.5mm plug

Cellular Phone

Cellular Networks: GSM850, GSM900, GSM1800, GSM1900, CDMA800 (BC0), UMTS850 (B5), UMTS900 (B8), UMTS1900 (B2), UMTS2100 (B1), LTE2100 (B1), TD-SCDMA2000, TD-SCDMA1900, LTE1800 (B3), TD-LTE2600 (B38), TD-LTE2500 (B41), TD-LTE2300 (B40), TD-LTE1900 (B39)
Cellular Data Links: GPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, LTE
Cellular Antenna: Internal antenna
Call Alert: 64 -chord melody (polyphonic)
Vibrating Alert: Supported
Speakerphone : Supported
Phone Controller: Qualcomm MSM8939
SAR (head) GSM850: 0.1 W/kg
SAR (body) GSM850: 0.77 W/kg

Secondary Cellular Phone

Dual Cellular Network Operation: Dual standby
Secondary Cellular Networks: GSM900, GSM1800, GSM1900
Secondary Cellular Data Links: GPRS, EDGE
Secondary Cellular Antenna: Internal antenna
Secondary Phone Controller: Qualcomm MSM8939
Secondary SAR (head) UMTS1900 (B2): 0.12 W/kg
Secondary SAR (body) UMTS1900 (B2): 0.62 W/kg

Control Peripherals

Positioning Device: Multi-touch screen
Primary Keyboard: Not supported
Directional Pad: Not supported
Scroll Wheel: Not supported

Interfaces

Expansion Interfaces: microSD, microSDHC, TransFlash, microSDXC
Supports High Capacity (SD 2.0/HC) memory cards with capacity of up to 32GB
USB: USB 2.0 host/client, Hi-Speed (480Mbit/s), USB On-The-Go 1.3 compliant
USB Series Micro-B (Micro-USB) connector
Bluetooth (802.15): Bluetooth 4.0, Internal antenna
Wireless LAN/Wi-Fi (802.11): IEEE 802.11a, IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.11n
Internal antenna
Infrared Gate: Supported

Multimedia Broadcast

Analog Radio: FM radio (76-108 MHz) with RDS radio reciever
Proprietary headset as antenna
Digital Media Broadcast: Not supported

Satellite Navigation

Built-in GPS module: Supported
GPS Protocol: NMEA 0183
GPS Antenna: Internal antenna
Complementary GPS Services: Assisted GPS, QuickGPS, Geotagging, Simultaneous GPS (S-GPS)
Navigation Chipset: Qualcomm MSM8939 IZat

Built-in Digital Camera

Sensor Type: CMOS sensor
Resolution: 4608 x3456 pixels (15.93MP)
Autofocus (AF): Supported
Optical Zoom: 1 x
Macro Mode: Supported
Built-in Flash: mobile light (LED)
Camcorder: 1920×1080 pixels , 30frame/sec
Recordable Image Formats: JPG
Recordable Video Formats: 3GP, 3G2, MPEG4

Built-in Secondary Digital Camera

Sensor Type: CMOS sensor
Resolution: 2576 x1932 pixels (4.98MP)
Camcorder: 1280x720pixels , 30frame/sec
Recordable Image Formats: JPG
Recordable Video Formats: 3GP

Power Supply

Battery Technology: Lithium-ion battery
Battery Layout: built-in
Battery Capacity: 3050 mAh

Additional Details

Built-in accelerometer: Supported
Additional Features:
  • capacitive touchscreen
  • 5-point multi-touch
  • built-in digital compass
  • HSPA+ 42Mbps
  • HSUPA 5.76
  • LTE 150/50Mbps
  • Samsung TouchWiz UX
  • NFC
  • Panorama Shot
  • touch focus
  • face detection
  • WiFi Mobile Hotspot
  • proximity sensor
  • gyro sensor
  • light sensor
  • nano-SIM
  • SAR US

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