Fully immersive infinity display
Samsung Galaxy A8+ features a 6.0” Full HD+ Super AMOLED Infinity Display* for a fully immersive experience. Its contoured casing is designed to enhance grip and comfort for office workers managing daily project workflows and for store associates accessing inventory and product information.
*Bezel-less, full-frontal edge-to-edge screen.
*Screen measured diagonally as a full rectangle without accounting for the rounded corners.
* Screen images are simulated for demonstration only.
Cutting-edge shooting performance
Capture true-to-life detail at your workplace. Samsung Galaxy A8+ produces bright and sharp results thanks to its 16MP + 8MP dual front camera and 16MP rear camera. Its powerful image processing sensor is optimized when accuracy is absolutely critical.
*Screen images are simulated for demonstration only
Personal mobile assistant
Bixby Vision translates foreign documents and adds business card details to your contacts via your camera.
Bixby Home recommends relevant content and useful apps based on your usage patterns, giving you quick and easy access to important information.
Bixby Reminder sets location or time-based alarms for important tasks. It also sends missed call alerts, follow-up report notifications and upcoming meeting reminders.
Industry-leading mobile security
Samsung Knox 2.9 provides all-encompassing enterprise mobile security protection to safeguard business data. App Permission Monitor alerts when a specific app running in the background accesses defined permissions. It also configures allowable USB class modes for employee devices.
*Knox refers to the free-of-charge built-in Knox security platform and the accompanying optional paid Knox solutions.
**TIMA is TrustZone-based Integrity Measurement Architecture.
Seamless deployment for administrators
Keep your company devices up-to-date and secure. Samsung Knox Configure and E-FOTA (Enterprise Firmware Over-the-Air) allow IT administrators to remotely deploy new device configuration or firmware updates to reduce service interruption and downtime.
*Service availability may vary by country.
*Knox Configure and E-FOTA are optional paid services.
Simple and safe authentication
Fingerprint Unlock is a reliable security measure that identifies individual users to safeguard smartphones from data breaches. Samsung Pass is a biometric authentication platform that utilizes fingerprint recognition so users can access corporate accounts and apps without complex IDs or passwords.
*Samsung Pass SDK allows you to use fingerprint recognition features in your enterprise in-house apps.
*Availability of Samsung Pass may vary by country.
Quick access with face recognition
Effortless device access to save you time. With Face Recognition technology Samsung Galaxy A8+ lets field engineers unlock their devices one-handedly in wet weather conditions with gloves while keeping the other free to manage multiple tasks.
*Face recognition is less secure than pattern, PIN, or password authentication.
Two accounts on messenger
Balance work and personal life with ease. Samsung Galaxy A8+ features Dual Messenger that lets users set up two separate accounts on a single device with their preferred messenger app. Talk to coworkers and clients, or catch up with friends and family without wasting time logging in and out.
*Messenger apps supported by the Dual Messenger, may vary by country and region.
Essential information at a glance
View key information at a glance. With Always On Display (AOD), Samsung Galaxy A8+ lets multitasking employees check video conference call times in digital, analog or world clock formats on screen. It also shows calendar events and weather without waking up your device.
Reliable Water and Dust Resistance
Built tough to withstand the elements. Samsung Galaxy A8+ is IP68 rated to shield against the harsh challenges of the outdoors. Public safety officers and delivery personnel will benefit most from this protection when working in unfavorable weather conditions that can damage their devices.
*The Galaxy A8+ is rated IP68, meaning it is complete protection against entry of dust. Protection against temporary immersion (at depth of 1.5 meters water for up to 30 minutes) . To prolong the life of your device rinse it with clean water after submersion or spillage and dry with a microfiber cloth.
* IP68 rating does not protect against heavy rain and significant splashes.
Powerful 6GB performance
Speedy performance you can really count on. Samsung Galaxy A8+ comes with 6GB RAM to improve productivity so that administrative professionals can manage complex workloads seamlessly.
*Available RAM specifications may vary by country and region.
Enhanced storage capacity & Dual SIM
Samsung Galaxy A8+ provides up to 512GB of memory expansion to handle large-scale data analysis or multiple collections of files with its microSD card slot. And with Dual SIM support you don’t have to carry a second phone or replace SIM cards to stay in touch with locals during business travel.
*Available RAM and storage specifications may vary by country and region.
*Availability of Dual SIM may vary by country and/or carrier.
*MicroSD card sold separately.
*Up to 512GB additional storage with external microSD card, sold separately. Availability and launch date may vary by country.
- CPU Speed 2.2GHz, 1.6GHz
- CPU Type Octa-Core
- Size (Main_Display) 153.6mm (6.0" full rectangle) / 151.8mm (6.0" rounded corners)
- Resolution (Main Display) 2220 x 1080 (FHD+)
- Technology (Main Display) Super AMOLED
- Colour Depth (Main Display) 16M
- S Pen Support No
- Main Camera - Resolution 16.0 MP
- Main Camera - F Number F1.7
- Main Camera - Auto Focus Yes
- Rear Camera - OIS No
- Front Camera - Resolution 16.0 MP + 8.0 MP
- Front Camera - F Number F1.9 , F1.9
- Front Camera - Auto Focus No
- Front Camera - OIS No
- Main Camera - Flash Yes
- Front Camera - Flash No
- Video Recording Resolution Full HD (1920 x 1080) @30fps
- RAM Size (GB) 6
- ROM Size (GB) 64
- Available Memory (GB)* 51.6
- External Memory Support MicroSD (Up to 512GB)
- Number of SIM Dual-SIM
- SIM size Nano-SIM (4FF)
- SIM Slot Type SIM 1 + SIM 2 + MicroSD
- Infra 2G GSM, 3G WCDMA, 4G FDD LTE, 4G TDD LTE
- 2G GSM GSM850, GSM900, DCS1800, PCS1900
- 3G WCDMA B1(2100), B2(1900), B4(AWS), B5(850), B8(900)
- 4G FDD LTE B1(2100), B2(1900), B3(1800), B4(AWS), B5(850), B7(2600), B8(900), B12(700), B13(700), B17(700), B18(800), B19(800), B20(800), B26(850), B28(700), B66(AWS-3)
- 4G TDD LTE B38(2600), B40(2300), B41(2500)
- ANT+ Yes
- USB Interface USB Type-C
- USB Version USB 2.0
- Location Technology GPS, Glonass, Beidou
- Headphone socket 3.5mm Stereo
- MHL No
- Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac 2.4G+5GHz, VHT80
- Wi-Fi Direct Yes
- Bluetooth Version Bluetooth v5.0 (LE up to 2 Mbps)
- NFC Yes
- PC Sync. Smart Switch (PC version)
- Color+ Orchid Gray, Gold, Black
- Form Factor Touch Bar
- Accelerometer, Barometer, Fingerprint Sensor, Gyro Sensor, Geomagnetic Sensor, Hall Sensor, RGB Light Sensor, Proximity Sensor
- Dimension (HxWxD, mm) 159.9 x 75.7 x 8.3
- Weight (g) 191
- Standard Battery Capacity (mAh) 3500
- Removable No
Audio and Video
- Video Playing Format MP4, M4V, 3GP, 3G2, WMV, ASF, AVI, FLV, MKV, WEBM
- Video Playing Resolution UHD 4K (3840 x 2160) @30fps
- Audio Playing Format MP3, M4A, 3GA, AAC, OGG, OGA, WAV, WMA, AMR, AWB, FLAC, MID, MIDI, XMF, MXMF, IMY, RTTTL, RTX, OTA
Services and Applications
- Gear Support Gear Circle (Manager Support), Gear Fit, Gear Fit2, Gear Fit2 Pro, Gear Sport, Gear1, Gear2, Gear2 Neo, Gear S, Gear S2, Gear S3, Gear IconX, Gear VR with Controller, Gear 360 (2017)
- S-Voice Yes
- Mobile TV No
Each of the following remarks is only applicable to the corresponding product features or specifications which are related to such remark on this page.
◇The function is only available in 3G+Wi-Fi version.
^Subject to local network, data and messaging services.
*The talk time and stand-by time are approximate. Performance of the battery is subject to the network, signal strength, function, selection and profile.
**This function is only subject to call forwarding service subscription. Network providers may charge additional service fee.
△GPS/AGPS connection is subject to local network and data services and network providers may charge additional service fees. Additionally, connection times can be affected by external factors, such as surrounding environment, weather, etc
#Stereo Bluetooth is only applicable to specific headsets.
▲User memory is less than the total memory due to storage of the operating system and software used to operate the device features. Actual user memory will vary depending on the operator and may change after software upgrades are performed.
+For reference only, please check with our staff for details.
◆For details of the latest OS version, please visit the firmware upgrade page.
ˇActual feature may differ depending on the OS version.
⊿GPS connection time can be affected by external factors, such as surrounding environment, weather, etc.
***Performance of the battery is subject to the network, signal strength, function, selection and profile. Battery time is based on our own laboratory measurements, and may vary depending on factors such as device settings, usage patterns and operating conditions.
^^3G Network in HK: WCDMA; 3G Network in Mainland China: TD-SCDMA and WCDMA (Galaxy Note8, Galaxy S8, Galaxy S8+ even supports TD-SCDMA); 4G Network in HK and China: FDD-LTE and TDD-LTE. Subject to local network, data and messaging services. Galaxy A8+ does not support China Telecom (China), China Telecom (Macau) Network, China Mobile (China) 4G TDD-LTE (B39) network and 3G network TD-SCDMA.
◇◇The network capacity and data transfer speed may be reduced while dual SIM cards are used at the same time, applicable to Galaxy S6 (SM-G9200ZWUTGY) only.
-Features and specifications are subject to change without prior notification.
-When one of the SIM slots supports 4G or 3G networks, the other SIM slot supports only the 2G networks.
-When one of the SIM cards supports 4G or 3G networks, the other SIM card supports only the 3G or 2G networks, vice versa. (Only applicable to Galaxy J7 Prime, Galaxy C7, Galaxy C5, Galaxy J5 Prime, Galaxy S7 edge)
-MicroSD card and SIM card cannot be placed in MicroSD card tray at the same time. Only either of them fit into the tray. (Only applicable to Galaxy A8 Star)
-Google+, Google, the Google logo, Google Search, Google Maps, Gmail, YouTube, Android, Google Play and Messenger is the trademark of Google Inc. All other products and services mentioned may belong to their respective trademark owners.
-Images are for reference only.
-microSD is sold separately.
-Dimension: The actual size and weight of Galaxy S7 edge/S7 may vary by the device's configuration or manufacturing process.
Network band: The bandwidths supported by the device may vary depending on the region or service provider.
-All specifications and descriptions provided herein may be different from the actual specifications and descriptions for the product. The contents within the screen are simulated images and are for demonstration purposes only. All functionality, features, specifications, GUI and other product information provided in this document including, but not limited to, the benefits, design, pricing, components, performance, availability, and capabilities of the product are subject to change without notice or obligation.
*Wi-Fi : Wi-Fi connection(mode) and speed may vary depending on the usage environment
*Display Size : Measured diagonally, the screen size is 6.0", rounded off to the nearest tenth
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