Samsung has today launched the Samsung Galaxy A8 Star in India for Rs 34,990. It will be exclusively available for sale from Amazon India starting from August 27. It comes in Black colour.
At this price point, theGalaxy A8 Star competes with the likes of OnePlus 6, Asus ZenFone 5z and the recently launched Xiaomi Poco F1. Take a look at their spec to spec comparison below:
|Specs||Samsung Galaxy A8 Star||Poco F1||OnePlus 6||Zenfone 5Z|
|Display||6.28-inch FHD+ Super AMOLED Infinity||6.18-inch Full HD+||6.28-inch Full HD+ AMOLED display||6.2-inch Full HD+ display|
|Processor||Octa Core Snapdragon 660||Qualcomm Snapdragon 845||Qualcomm Snapdragon 845||Qualcomm Snapdragon 845|
|Camera||16MP+24MP Rear, 24MP Front||12MP+5MP Rear, 20MP Front||20MP+ 16MP, 16MP||12MP+ 8MP, 8MP|
|Memory||6GB + 64GB||6GB+64GB, 6GB+128GB, 8GB+256GB||6GB + 64GB, 8GB + 128GB||6GB + 64GB, 6GB + 128GB, 8GB + 256GB|
|Operating System||Android 8.0 Oreo||Android 8.1 Oreo||Android 8.1 Oreo||Android 8.0 Oreo|
|Price||Rs 34,999||Rs 20,999, Rs 23,999, Rs 28,999||Rs 34,999, Rs 39,999||Rs 29,999, Rs 32,999, 36,999|
The Samsung Galaxy A8 Star features 6.28-inch FHD+ (1080×2220 pixels) Super AMOLED Infinity display. It is powered with Octa Core Snapdragon 660 14nm processor (Quad 2.2GHz Kryo 260 + Quad 1.8GHz Kryo 260 CPUs) with Adreno 512 GPU. The device has 6GB RAM, 64GB internal storage and an expandable memory up to 256GB with microSD.
For camera department, the Samsung Galaxy A8 Star comes equipped with Samsung’s Dual Rear IntelliCam camera of 16-megapixel primary sensor with LED Flash, f/1.7 aperture and a 24-megapixel secondary sensor. It has a 24-megapixel front-facing camera with f/2.0 aperture. The front camera has Smart Beauty and Pro Lighting features and supports AR Stickers. The smartphone also features a fingerprint sensor and Face unlock technology for security.
Samsung Galaxy A8 Star is fueled by 3700mAh battery with adaptive fast charging and it runs on Android 8.0 Oreo operating system. It has various connectivity features like 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11ac (2.4/5GHz), Bluetooth 5 LE, GPS with GLONASS, NFC and USB Type C. The smartphone has 162.4 × 77.0 × 7.55mm and it weighs 188 grams.