Samsung Mobiles launched a new handset in Galaxy series the Galaxy A8 for ₹32,500 in India, this handset was already launched in China. This is an octa core powered smartphone sporting a 5.7 inch screen, running Lollipop and also comes with a finger print scanner.

The Samsung Galaxy A8 is using the Samsung Exynos 5430 octa core processor that makes use of 1.3GHz quad core + 1.8GHz quad core. Android Lollipop 5.1 sails out of the box with 2GB on-board RAM and 32GB of internal storage space. There micro SD support too (hybrid SIM slot), of up to 128GB.

The Galaxy A8 sports a 5.7 inch screen with full HD 1920 x 1080 pixels resolution and yes it is a super AMOLED screen. Weight with battery is 151 grams and thickness is 5.9mm. A 16MP auto focus camera with a f/1.9 aperture lens is packed on the rear with LED flash and a 5MP wide angle camera is placed on the front.

Samsung Galaxy A8 launched for ₹32,500

Key features are 4G LTE, 3G, 2G, Finger Print scanner (touch based), Wi-Fi, GPS with GLONASS and Bluetooth 4.1.

The Samsung Galaxy A8 gets power from a 3050 mAh battery. It will be available (can be pre-booked from samsung estore) in Gold, Black and White colour options for ₹32,500.

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  1. Samsung launched some good phones these days like J5,J7, A8 etc Seems good, considering number service centres, availability of spare parts in local stores(even cheaper spares from local brands available for such big brands) , resale value etc etc

  2. Not a Samsung fanboy but its OK. I think most of you did not visit service centers of so called vfm phone companies, most of them don’t have any..

    1. Vicky, no offense.. but now a days the replenishment of phones happens quite fast.. back in 2010 people used to have a cycle of 2 years or so.. now they keep changing in 6-8 months

      I know many and even I am the one who belong to the same group.. have a mid price phone and change it within 6-8 months.. I had no problem with any of my so called phone till now!

      Thanks

  3. Samsung please get the market survey before you launch any product.. Days are gone when people bought your stuff for brand.. Now you are somehow creating a fear im mind of people about price drop! Please wake up before its too late!

  4. Too much overpriced as usual samsung always does.
    Should be priced below rs. 25000..

  5. Ram should have been 3GB/ 4GB…..hopefully the price will drop after 6 months to around 25k.

  6. Samsung galaxy s6 is better buy than this one then…..! Samsung always..and always…weired price strategy…..always…!