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Samsung Galaxy A8 2016 vs Samsung Galaxy A8 2018

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Summary
78%
80%
Display

5.7" (14.48 cm)

Full HD, 386 PPI

5.6" (14.22 cm)

1080x2220 px, 441 PPI

Camera

16 MP (Primary)

8 MP(Front)

16 MP (Primary)

16 MP + 8 MP(Front)

Battery

3300 mAh

3000 mAh

Performance

Quad + Quad Core

2.1 GHz + 1.5 GHz, 3 GB RAM

Dual + Hexa Core

2.2 GHz + 1.6 GHz, 4 GB RAM

Storage

64 GB

256 GB (Expandable)

32 GB

256 GB (Expandable)

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General
Operating System

Android v6.0.1 (Marshmallow)

Android v7.1.1 (Nougat)

Performance
Good
Good
Chipset

Samsung Exynos 7 Octa 7420

Samsung Exynos 7 Octa 7885

CPU

Quad core (2.1 GHz, Quad core, ARM Cortex A57 + 1.5 GHz, Quad core, Cortex A53)

Octa core (2.2 GHz, Dual core + 1.6 GHz, Hexa Core)

Architecture

64 bit

64 bit

Graphics

Mali-T760 MP8

RAM

3 GB

4 GB

Display
Very Good
Very Good
Display Type

Super AMOLED

Super AMOLED

Screen Size

5.7 " (14.48 cm)

5.6 " (14.22 cm)

Resolution

Full HD (1080 x 1920 pixels)

1080 x 2220 pixels

Aspect Ratio

18.5:9

Pixel Density

386 ppi

441 ppi

Screen to Body Ratio (calculated)

74.3 %

75.89 %

Screen Protection

Bezel-less display

Touch Screen

, Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch

, Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch

Design
Size Compare
Size Compare
Dimensions

Height: 156.6 mm
Width: 76.8 mm
Thickness: 7.2 mm

Height: 149.2 mm
Width: 70.6 mm
Thickness: 8.4 mm

Weight

182 grams

172 grams

Colours

Pearl White, Midnight Black, Champagne Gold, Mint

Black, Blue, Gold, Orchid Grey

Waterproof

, Water resistant, IP68

Ruggedness

Dust proof

Camera
Good
Very Good
Main Camera
Camera Setup

Single

Single

Resolution

16 MP f/1.9 Primary Camera

16 MP f/1.7 Primary Camera

Autofocus

, Phase Detection autofocus

OIS

No

Flash

, LED Flash

, LED Flash

Image Resolution

4616 x 3464 Pixels

4920 x 3264 Pixels

Settings

Exposure compensation, ISO control

Exposure compensation, ISO control

Shooting Modes

Continuos Shooting
High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)

Continuos Shooting
High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)

Camera Features

Digital Zoom
Auto Flash
Face detection
Touch to focus

Digital Zoom
Auto Flash
Face detection
Touch to focus

Video Recording

1920x1080 @ 30 fps

1920x1080 @ 30 fps

Front Camera
Camera Setup

Single

Dual

Resolution

8 MP f/1.9 Primary Camera

16 MP f/1.9 Primary Camera
8 MP Camera

Autofocus

Flash

No

Video Recording

1920x1080 @ 30 fps

1920x1080 fps

Battery
Very Good
Very Good
Capacity

3300 mAh

3000 mAh

Type

Li-ion

Li-ion

Removable

No

No

Quick Charging

, Fast

USB Type-C

No

Storage
Best in Class
Best in Class
Internal Memory

64 GB

32 GB

Expandable Memory

, Up to 256 GB

, Up to 256 GB

USB OTG

Network & Connectivity
SIM Slot(s)

Dual SIM, GSM+GSM

Dual SIM, GSM+GSM

SIM Size

SIM1: Nano
SIM2: Nano

Network Support

4G (supports Indian bands), 3G, 2G

4G (supports Indian bands), 3G, 2G

VoLTE

SIM 1

4G Bands:
TD-LTE 2300(band 40)
FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 2600(band 7) / 900(band 8) / 850(band 5) / 800(band 20)
3G Bands:
UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz
2G Bands:
GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz
4G Speed:
50 Mbit/s ↑ 300 Mbit/s ↓ (LTE category 6)
3G Speed:
HSDPA 42.2 Mbit/s ↓, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s ↑
GPRS:
Available
EDGE:
Available
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4G Bands:
TD-LTE 2600(band 38) / 2300(band 40) / 2500(band 41)
FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 900(band 8) / 1900(band 2) / 850(band 5) / 700(band 17) / 800(band 20)
3G Bands:
UMTS 1700 / 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz
2G Bands:
GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz
GPRS:
Available
EDGE:
Available
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SIM 2

4G Bands:
TD-LTE 2300(band 40)
FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 2600(band 7) / 900(band 8) / 850(band 5) / 800(band 20)
3G Bands:
UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz
2G Bands:
GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz
4G Speed:
50 Mbit/s ↑ 300 Mbit/s ↓ (LTE category 6)
3G Speed:
HSDPA 42.2 Mbit/s ↓
GPRS:
Available
EDGE:
Available
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4G Bands:
TD-LTE 2600(band 38) / 2300(band 40) / 2500(band 41)
FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 2600(band 7) / 900(band 8) / 1700(band 4) / 850(band 5) / 800(band 20)
3G Bands:
UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz
2G Bands:
GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz
GPRS:
Available
EDGE:
Available
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Wi-Fi

, Wi-Fi 802.11, a/ac/b/g/n/n 5GHz

, Wi-Fi 802.11, a/ac/b/g/n/n 5GHz

Wi-Fi Features

Mobile Hotspot

Wi-Fi Direct, Mobile Hotspot

Bluetooth

, v4.2

, v5.0

GPS

with A-GPS, Glonass

with A-GPS, Glonass

NFC

USB Connectivity

microUSB 2.0

Multimedia
FM Radio

, RDS, Recording option

Loudspeaker

Audio Jack

3.5 mm

3.5 mm

Sensors
Fingerprint Sensor

Fingerprint Sensor Position

Front

Rear

Other Sensors

Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Compass

Light sensor, Proximity sensor, rgbw sensor, Accelerometer, Barometer, Compass, Gyroscope

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