Samsung clad in metal A-series is growing. A promotional brochure now reveals the first hardware specifications of the smartphone.After circulating in April first rumors about the Galaxy A8 Samsung on the Internet, today appeared first hardware specifications. A reader of gsmarena.com came into the possession of a Korean promotional brochure. This calls Detailed Description of the Galaxy A8. The smartphone is therefore only 5.9 millimeters thick and has a 16-megapixel camera with a maximum open aperture of f / 1.9. The other specifications support the rumors that are circulating for several weeks: The Super AMOLED screen measures 5.66 inches diagonally and offers Full HD resolution. Inside are an eight-core processor, 2GB of RAM and a battery with 3,050 mAh. The only difference: The internal memory will hold 32GB - so far was only 16 GB of the speech. According to the brochure device with Android 5.1 is coming to market. The official announcement of the Galaxy by Samsung A8 is still missing.
Original message (April 14, 2015): A New offshoot in sight
Samsung blows in the highly competitive smart phone market once again to attack: After the South Korean company on the mobile exhibition MWC 2015 in March 2015, the Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge its flagship series updated, dedicated now to back the middle class and bring may soon a new offshoot of the clad metal A-series on the market. It at least suggests a report in the Samsung respects regularly well-informed website SamMobile that reveals besides first information on availability and the alleged specifications of the upcoming Galaxy A8.
Largest Model Series
At first glance falls on: Samsung sets compared to previous models and again one better equipped the Galaxy A8 a 5.7-inch Super AMOLED display. The current largest model of the A-series, the Galaxy A7, offers a 5.5 inch screen measured. But does not change the screen resolution - the remains at 1280x720 pixels. When combined with the size of the display, this results in an appropriate for middle-class devices pixel density of approximately 258 ppi.
64-bit processor on board
Inside the Galaxy Samsung A8 sets as with the dual SIM version of Galaxy A7 on the Snapdragon 615 processor from Qualcomm. The offers not only twice four cores, but also supports the 64-bit architecture. Fits to the available information comes after the also 64-bit-capable Android 5.0.1 Lollipop used, so calculations are on the device faster. Away from the Galaxy offers A8 a 2 gigabyte (GB) of main memory - the internal memory amounts to 16 GB. Whether Last can be expanded as the Galaxy A7 via microSD memory card, is unknown. Improvements are also at the Chamber Equipment: While Samsung continues to rely on a 5 megapixel front camera, but replaces the rear 13 megapixel camera of the Galaxy A7 by a 16-megapixel notches. Further facilities According to the information next to a 3,050 mAh battery-making includes the fast LTE.
When Samsung new Galaxy A8 officially imagines, is uncertain. It is only known that the new branch of the A-Series comes only in China to market. According to SamMobile could the change over time but still, so the Galaxy A8 - like its predecessors - but still comes to your country in europe. By Denise Bergert and our author Przemyslaw Szymanski