Samsung Galaxy A8+ launched in India as Amazon Exclusive

Samsung Galaxy A8+

Samsung has launched Galaxy A8+ smartphone in India as Amazon Exclusive. The e-commerce retailer has listed the device on the website and will be available for purchase starting January 20. Interestingly, the sale is commencing one day before the Amazon Great Indian Sale. Moreover, you can avail the benefits of the sale on January 20 if you are a member of Amazon Prime. Hence, you will be eligible to get benefits if you purchase Samsung Galaxy A8+ handset including 10% cashback if paid using Amazon Pay Balance.


The Samsung Galaxy A8+ features a 6-inch FHD Super AMOLED Infinity display with a resolution of 2220×1080 pixels. Moreover, the pixel density of 410PPI helps you to read content easily. The aspect ratio of 18.5:9 helps you to experience true cinematic quality immersive visuals.


The Samsung Galaxy A8+ is equipped with an Exynos 7885 processor coupled with a Mali-F71 graphics processor. The chipset is designed to run at octa-core and hence you can expect excellent speed. The smartphone also includes a 6GB RAM paired with 64GB expandable internal storage. It is possible to extend the storage up to 256GB using microSD card. The default storage of 64GB is very much sufficient and the ability to extend up to 128GB is a big bonus.


The rear side features a 16MP sensor with f/1.7 aperture and support for PDAF. On the front, the Samsung Galaxy A8+ offers dual camera sensors comprising of 16MP and 8MP sensors with f/1.9 aperture respectively. The selfie camera offers support for Live Focus technology.

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The Samsung Galaxy A8+ is powered by a 3500mAh battery with support for adaptive fast charging. Moreover, the device includes USB Type-C port, which enables you to charge quickly.

Advanced functions

In addition to fingerprint, the Samsung Galaxy A8+ includes support for facial recognition using which you can unlock smartphone using face. It also provides support for Samsung Pay, Bixby voice assistant. The handset is also resistant to water and dust via IP68 technology. The device is pre-loaded with Android 7.1.1 Nougat with support for 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, and NFC.

The Samsung Galaxy A8+ will be available at Rs. 32990 starting January 20 exclusively on Amazon India. You can subscribe to receive notifications by selecting Notify me button.

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