Dual Live Focus front camera
Perfect your selfie
Live Focus on the Dual Front Camera blurs the background so you and your friends stand out. You can also decorate your selfies with stickers using face-recognition technology. And by enabling Beauty effect, your selfies can come out stunning.
Rear low light camera
Get the shot in any light
Whether out at night or caught in the dark, you’ll capture the scene clearly with the improved low-light capability on the Galaxy A8’s 16MP rear camera. Its bright F1.7 lens, larger 1.12㎛ pixels, and bigger 1/2.8” sensor bring in light from the environment to help make photos crisp and detailed.*
*Compared to Samsung Galaxy A5.
Works even when wet
You want a phone that works wherever life takes you. The Galaxy A8 has an IP68 rating for water and dust resistance, meaning neither splashes nor rain will slow you down.*
*Samsung Galaxy A8 provides ingress protection (IP68) against water and dust to a max of 1.5m for up to 30 minutes. See www.samsung.com/au/pdf/IP68.pdf for details regarding proper care/use of device.
See it all at once
Enjoy an expansive view with the Infinity Display. It’s a beautiful, large display that extends from side to side so you can view more and scroll less. You’ll feel fully immersed in what’s on screen thanks to the Infinity Display’s 18.5:9 ratio. It offers a wide horizontal view, providing a stunning cinematic experience.
With the smooth curves creating a comfortable, ergonomic grip, it’s a beautiful phone you won’t want to put down.
Power ahead and stay connected
The powerful battery will help keep you going throughout the day. If you happen to run out of power, the Galaxy A8 features fast charge capability, which means you’ll be back enjoying the day in no time.
Do more and store more
Whether multitasking or gaming, it’s fast and seamless with the 4GB RAM on the Galaxy A8. You can easily keep important things on hand with expandable microSD storage – up to an additional 400GB.*
* MicroSD card (up to a maximum of 400GB) sold separately.
Swift and simple unlocking
Unlocking is as easy as taking a selfie or scanning your finger. With face-recognition and the fingerprint scanner, accessing your phone is quick and convenient.
Here to help you
Keep your day on track, set reminders, and get information via your camera with Bixby. With Bixby Home, Bixby Vision and Bixby Reminder*, it integrates seamlessly into not just the Galaxy A8, but also your lifestyle.
*Samsung Account login and data network (Wi-Fi or internet connection) required.
The phone that pays
Leave the cards at home – all you need is your Galaxy A8 and Samsung Pay. With Samsung Pay, you can check out almost anywhere you would use your credit card, in a simple and secure way.*
*Samsung Pay is only available with certain card issuers and banks. See here for the list of banks available: http://www.samsung.com/au/apps/samsungpay/banking-partners/
Go beyond the phone
Change how you share, and make life more convenient, with the Samsung devices and services of Phone+. Track your workouts with wearables. Explore new dimensions with Gear VR. And control your smart home with Samsung Connect. At home or on the go, your life is enhanced with Phone+ and the Galaxy A8.
Safeguard your data
Protect personal information with the Secure Folder on the Galaxy A8. It creates a separate space within the device to store sensitive and personal data and makes sure it’s only accessible to you.*
*Compared to Samsung Galaxy A5.
Dual 16MP + 8MP selfie cameras
High resolution 16MP low light camera
5.6″ Infinity Display with Full HD+ resolution
Water and dust resistant (IP68)
Secure fingerprint and face scanner technology
Fast charging and long lasting battery
Expandable storage up to 400GB*
*MicroSD card sold separately.
Samsung Galaxy A8 provides ingress protection (IP68) against water and dust to a max of 1.5m for up to 30 minutes. See www.samsung.com/au/pdf/IP68.pdf for details regarding proper care/use of device.