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Samsung Galaxy A8 Plus 2018

Samsung Galaxy A8 Plus 2018
Brand: Samsung
Category: Mobiles

  • CPU
    Octa-core (2x2.2 GHz Cortex-A73 & 6x1.6 GHz Cortex-A53)

  • RAM
    4 GB / 6 GB

  • Storage
    32 GB / 64 GB

  • Display
    Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors

  • Camera
    16 MP, f/1.7, 26mm (wide), 1/2.8”, 1.12µm, PDAF

  • OS
    Android 7.1.1 (Nougat)

Samsung Galaxy A8 Plus 2018 - Specs

General

  • Model
    SM-A730F/DS
  • Operating System
    Android 7.1.1 (Nougat)
  • Released
    01/2018
  • Price
    About 400 EUR

Design

  • Front
    Corning Gorilla Glass
  • Back
    Frame
  • Frame
    Metal Frame
  • Monolithic or open the battery cover
    Monolithic

Display

  • Type
    Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
  • Size
    6.0 inches
  • Resolution
    1080 x 2220 pixels, 18.5:9 ratio (~411 ppi density)
  • MultiTouch Test
    10

Speedtest

  • Antutu
    116354
  • GPU Antutu test
    17412
  • Geekbench
    Single core score 1484, Multi core score 4209

Network

  • Technology
    2 Nano Sim 4G
  • Network Mode
    - LTE / 3G / 2G
    - 3G / 2G
    - Only 3G
    - Only 2G
  • Display
    4G, H+, E

Camera

  • Main Camera
    Single
  • Selfie Camera
    Dual
  • Main Camera - Resolution
    16 MP, f/1.7, 26mm (wide), 1/2.8”, 1.12µm, PDAF
  • Selfie Camera - Resolution
    16 MP, f/1.9, 27mm (wide), 1/3.1", 1.0µm
    8 MP, f/1.9, 1/4.0", 1.12µm
  • Main Camera - Flash
  • Selfie Camera - Flash
  • Main Camera - Auto Focus
  • Selfie Camera - Auto Focus
  • Mute sound Camera
    Silent mode - vibrate
  • Camera infofull
    - Voice control
    - Volume key function
    - Counting time
    ** Main Camera:
    * Photos: 4: 3 (16 MP - 8MP) - 16: 9 (12M - 6M) - 18.5: 9 (10M) - 1: 1 (12M - 6M)
    * Video: FHD - 18.5: 9 - 1: 1 - HD - VGA
    ** Selfie Camera:
    Shooting method: Touch / Raise hands
    * Photos: 4: 3 (16 MP - 8MP) - 16: 9 (12M - 6M) - 18.5: 9 (10M) - 1: 1 (12M - 6M)
    * Video: FHD - 18.5: 9 - 1: 1 - HD - VGA
  • Camera Features
    ** Main Camera: Auto - Professional - Panorama - Quick Drift - night - Food - Download more
    ** Selfie Camera: Selfie - Selfie wide angle - Night - Download more - blur the background

Connectivity

  • Conect to PC
    File Transfer
    Image transfer
    MIDI
    Charge
    Charge the connected device
  • Bluetooth
    5.0, A2DP, EDR, LE
  • Wi-fi
    Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, WiFi Direct, hotspot
  • Wi-fi Hotspot
    Settings> Connectivity> Share internet connection> mobile access point
  • NFC
  • Wireless Charging
  • Quick charge
  • MHL
  • Miracast
  • Miracast (ON/OFF)
    Status bar> Smart View
  • Adapter
    - Input: 100-240V 50~60Hz 0.5A
    - Output: 9V - 1.67A // 5.0V - 2A
  • USB
    2.0, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector
  • Headphone Socket
    3.5 mm
  • OTG

Battery

  • Battery Status
    Non-removable Li-Ion 3500 mAh battery
  • Energy saving
    Settings> Device maintenance> Battery> battery saving (Off - medium - maximum)
  • Battery Percent
    Settings> screen> status bar> Show percentage
  • Automatic power on, power off
    NO
  • Battery Type
    Li-Ion
  • Capacity
    3500 mAh

InfoFull

  • Factory Reset
    Settings> General management> reset> restore factory settings
  • ACCESSORIES (Attach)
    In the box, there are: Battery, Charger, Headset, Manual, Back cover, Sim
  • TalK Back
    NO

Performance

  • Screenshot
    Power + volume down
    Settings> advanced features> swipe the palm to capture
  • Double-tap unlock screen
  • Drawing application
  • Keyboard lights
  • LED
  • LED (ON/OFF)
    Settings> Display> LED notification light
  • Font size
    Settings> screen> font and zoom> font size (small> very large)
  • Default application
    Facebook - microsoft apps

Call / Messenger

  • Messaging
    SMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Email, IM
  • Contact ( vcf, csv )
    Contacts> 3 dots> Manage contacts> Import / export contacts:
    - Import: Internal memory / SIM / SD card> Phone / SIM / Google
    - Output: Internal memory / SD / SIM1 / SIM Card 2
  • Call Recorder
    Phone> 3 dots> Settings> Call recording> automatic recording
  • Vibrating alert when receiving and ending calls
    Phone> 3 dots> Settings> Call notification>
    * Vibrate when replying / ending
    * Play sound when call is connected / ended
  • Get Smart Call
    - Phone> 3 dots> settings> answer and end the call
     + Press the volume key to answer the call
     + Automatic answer when connecting headphones, Bluetooth devices
     + Press the power button to end the call
    - Settings> advanced features> direct call> turn on> bring up to call the number in the phonebook
  • Call duration limitation
  • Remind the duration of the call
  • Call blocking (blacklist, whitelist)
    Phone> 3 dots> settings> block number:
    - Block unidentified callers
    - Add numbers to block
  • Block message
    Message> 3 dots> settings> block messages> Block numbers / block phrases
  • Signature of the message
  • Dialing
    Phone> 3 dots> speed dial> 2 ~ 999

Hardware

  • Sensors
    Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer
  • Chipset
    Exynos 7885 Octa (14 nm)
  • CPU
    Octa-core (2x2.2 GHz Cortex-A73 & 6x1.6 GHz Cortex-A53)
  • GPU
    Mali-G71
  • RAM (Memory)
    4 GB / 6 GB
  • Memory avaiable space
    Total 6 GB, Free 3 GB
  • Internal Storage
    32 GB / 64 GB
  • Storage avaiable space
    Total: 64 GB Free: 51.4 GB
  • SIM card size
    2 Nano Sim + SD card
  • Card Slot
    microSD, up to 256 GB (dedicated slot)
  • Move Apps to SD Card
  • Default app settings save on sd card
  • Speakers / Sound Technology
    Speaker on the right hip

Features

  • Browser
    HTML5
  • Format support
    - Fast battery charging
    - ANT+ support
    - MP4/WMV/H.265 player
    - MP3/WAV/WMA/eAAC+/FLAC player
    - Photo/video editor
    - Document viewer
  • Flashlight
    Status bar> flashlight
  • FM Radio
    Radio app, need headphones
  • Remote device management
    Settings> Lock screen & security:
    > Other security settings> Device administrator> find devices
    > Find your mobile (Samsung)

Our Rating

The overall rating is based on review by our experts

5.5 2.8 1
  • Design 5 / 10
  • Display 6 / 10
  • Camera 5 / 10
  • Multimedia 6 / 10
  • Features 5 / 10
  • Connectivity 6 / 10
  • Call Quality 5 / 10
  • Usability 6 / 10
  • Performance 5 / 10
  • Battery 6 / 10

Samsung Galaxy A8 + (2018) is a larger version of the Samsung Galaxy A8 (2018) that is suitable for those who love phones with large screens and long battery life.

Luxurious design with thin edges

Samsung Galaxy A8 + owns the metal frame running around the subtle round machine

Bring absolute comfort when holding and manipulating.

The new screen ratio makes the screen edges significantly thinner, along with the basic navigation key cluster on Android inserted into the screen.

The display is sharp

With a size of up to 6 inches Full HD + resolution (1080 x 2220 pixels), the phone gives you sharp visibility.

Super AMOLED base panels are used for high brightness and vibrant colors.

Powerful configuration

Samsung Galaxy A8 + (2018) uses Exynos 7885 chip that comes with 6/3 GB RAM  & 64/32 GB of internal memory. The device offers good game-fighting capabilities, supporting daily tasks faster than the old A7 (2017) version.

It also supports an expandable memory card slot with a maximum capacity of 256 GB and a high speed 4G LTE connection for quick internet access, anytime, anywhere.

The battery of A8 + (2018) with capacity of 3500 mAh promises you to use quite comfortably in about 1 day.

Camera has many improvements

Seizing the trend of phones launched recently, Samsung also put up Galaxy A8 + (2018) dual camera duo on the front with resolutions of 16 MP and 8 MP respectively.

It also has built-in beauty mode with many smart photography features that promise you magic selfie photos.

The rear camera with 16 MP resolution with fast focus and save photos will help you capture every moment.

Many useful features

Type-C USB port is available on the A8 + (2018) and it is a fast charging technology.

In addition, Type-C standard has data transfer rate of standard 3.1 with maximum speed of up to 10 Gbps, double 3.0 and equivalent to Thunderbolt standard.

The machine is integrated with the face security unlock quickly. At the same time, the fingerprint sensor on the back is convenient to manipulate and secure secure data information.

 

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