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Galaxy S8 Active (Sprint) edit
Carrier
Type Sprint
Provides who the cell phone carrier is for this model of phone.
Color
Color Meteor Gray
Choice of colors (exterior design) that a model is currently available in.
Processor
Processor Speed, Type Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 835 4 x 2.35GHz + 4 x 1.9GHz
Display
Main Display Resolution 2960 x 1440
Main Display Size 5.8"
Main Display Technology Gorilla® Glass 5
Touchscreen Yes
Technology that enables users to interact with a phone by touching images, words, or icons on the display.
Color Depth 16M/577 PPI
Camera
Camera resolution (Front) 8.0 MP
Camera resolution (Rear) 12.0 MP
Number of pixels across and down that are used to capture an image. More pixels, the sharper the photo.
Digital Optical Zoom 8x
Video Recording Resolution 4K video recording at 30 fps
1080p HD video recording at 30 fps or 60 fps
720p HD video recording at 30 fps
Main Camera - Flash Yes
Main Camera - Auto Focus Yes
Memory
Internal Memory 64GB
User memory is less than the total memory due to storage of the operating system and software used to operate the features. Actual user memory will vary depending on the operator and may change after software upgrades are performed.
Available Memory MicroSD (Up to 256GB)
Hardware device or memory card that connects to a phone for the purpose of receiving and storing data.
Network
Frequencies and Data Type 2G GSM: GSM850,GSM900,DCS1800,PCS1900 3G UMTS: B1(2100),B2(1900),B4(AWS),B5(850),B8(900) 4G FDD LTE: B1(2100), B3(1800),B4(AWS),B5(850),B7(2600),B8(900),B12(700),B18(800),B19(800),B20(800), B25(1900),B26 (850),B28(700) 4G TDD LTE: B41(2500)
The bandwidths supported by the device may vary depending on the region or service provider.
SIM Size Nano
Connectivity
Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac 2.4G+5GHz, VHT80 MU-MIMO,1024-QAM
Connection that allows streaming computer data across wireless networks.
USB USB Type-C
Universal Serial Bus. Common hardware interface standard for connecting peripherals to a computer.
Bluetooth Bluetooth v5.1
ANT+ Yes
Bluetooth Profiles A2DP,AVRCP,DI,HFP,HID,HOGP,HSP,MAP,OPP,PAN,PBAP
Location Technology GPS,Glonass
Earjack 3.5mm Stereo
Wi-Fi Direct Yes
NFC Yes
PC Sync. Smart Switch (PC version)
OS
OS Android™ 7.0 (Nougat)
Form Factor
Form Factor Touch Bar
Sensor Type
Type Accelerometer,Barometer,Fingerprint Sensor,Gyro Sensor,Geomagnetic Sensor,HR Sensor,Iris Sensor,Pressure Sensor,Proximity Sensor,RGB Light Sensor
Size
Weight 7.34oz
Product Dimensions (inches) 5.99" x 2.95 x .39"
Height, width and depth of the phone, measured in inches (in.).
Battery
Battery, Standby Up to 5 days
Amount of time available in Sleep mode in which a phone's display is inactive to save power, but not totally shut down. Smartphone Battery Life Time Test Procedures
Battery, Talk Time Up to 32 hrs
Battery power consumption depends on factors such as network configuration, signal strength, operating temperature, features selected, vibrate mode, backlight settings, browser use, frequency of calls and voice, data and other application usage patterns. Smartphone Battery Life Time Test Procedures
Battery Type and Size 4000mAh
Music Play Time Up to 113 hrs
Battery power consumption depends on factors such as network configuration, signal strength, operating temperature, features selected, vibrate mode, backlight settings, browser use, frequency of calls and voice, data and other application usage patterns. Smartphone Battery Life Time Test Procedures
Charging Method Travel adapter with cable, wireless
Audio
Audio Playing Format MP3,M4A,3GA,AAC,OGG,OGA,WAV,WMA,AMR,AWB,FLAC,MID,MIDI,XMF,MXMF,IMY,RTTTL,RTX,OTA,DFF,DSF
Video
Video Playing Format MP4,M4V,3GP,3G2,WMV,ASF,AVI,FLV,MKV,WEBM
Video Playing Resolution UHD 4K (3840 x 2160)@60fps
Services and Applications
Samsung DeX Support Yes
Gear Manager Gear Circle (Manager Support),Gear Fit,Gear Fit2,Gear1,Gear2,Gear2 Neo,Gear S,Gear S2,Gear S3,Gear IconX,Gear 360,Gear 360 (2017)
Key Features
Premium Camera Yes
NFC Yes
Dust and Water-resistant Water-resistant and dustproof based on IP68 Rating, which tests submersion up to 1.5 meter for up to 30 minutes.
HD Display 2560 x 1440
Wireless Charging Capability Yes
Samsung Pay Yes
Water-resistant Yes
Water-resistant and dustproof based on IP67 Rating, which tests submersion up to 1 meter for up to 30 minutes. Not shockproof.
Advanced Camera Yes
Expandable Memory Yes
Bixby Yes
Package Contents
Included in Box Travel adapter, cable, sim card

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