Amazon to host Samsung Galaxy A8 Plus launch


08 Jan 2018

Amazon to host Samsung Galaxy A8+ launch on January 10

Taking its flagship variant one step beyond, Samsung is releasing the Galaxy A8 Plus in India exclusively on Amazon on January 10.

The device, with a 6.2-inch display and a much-awaited Oreo update in its OS, is being acclaimed as Samsung's most exciting smartphone this year.

With an Octa-core Exynos processor and a 3500 mAh battery, it rattles its rival OnePlus 5T.

Here's more.


What's new in it?

What's new in it?

The Galaxy A8+ is available in two different variants with 4GB RAM supporting 32GB storage and 6GB RAM model with 64GB storage.

Both the handsets have a dedicated micro SD card slot expandable up to 256GB, combined with dual SIM support.

It weighs exactly 191 grams and supports fast charging of a powerful 3500 mAh battery.

Oreo update

So what's the whole fuss about Oreo update?

Despite rumors of the device launching with an Android Oreo update, it's not happening and the Exynos 7882 chipset processor would run on an Android 7.1.1 Nougat OS that can be upgraded to Oreo pretty soon.

Although, it's not a let-down, the phone comes with a near bezel-less Infinity Display and has a 6-inch full-HD+ (1080x2220 pixel) Super AMOLED screen with 18.5:9 aspect ratio.

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What's the difference between A8 and A8+?

What's the difference between A8 and A8+?

Display and weight: Both phones have 18.5:9 aspect ratios with matching 2220 x 1080 resolutions. The Galaxy A8 has a 5.6-inch panel and the Galaxy A8 Plus comes in at 6-inches. A8+ also comes with a powerful 3500 mAh strong battery, as against 3000mAh of A8.

Performance: The Galaxy A8+ has a powerful 6GB RAM combined with a 64GB storage in this category.


How much does it cost and how to buy?

As for the price, Galaxy A8+ (2018) costs VND 13,490,000 in Vietnam, which roughly translates to Rs. 38,040 and the the Galaxy A8 (2018) is priced at VND 10,990,000 (Rs. 30,980).

Amazon is setting up a dedicated page for the handset and is going to sell it through Amazon Exclusive. Samsung is also hosting an event on "the year's first big innovation" next week.

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What if I go with A8?

What if I go with A8?

The brilliance of A8 is also so captivating that you might as well, can go for it. The handset is powered by a 1.6GHz octa-core processor and comes with a 4GB RAM. The phone packs 32GB of internal storage that can be expanded up to 256GB.

It also has a 16MP primary camera on the rear and a 16 MP front shooter for selfies.

Steal Deal

The whole deal in a nutshell

At a price of Rs. 38,040 with 6GB RAM and 64GB internal storage expandable up to 256GB, this is going to be a steal deal for you.

So, click on this link here and register yourself for Samsung's biggest and most exciting innovation this year.

The Samsung Galaxy A8+ is the perfect device you can find in this price range.

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