Samsung Galaxy A8s certified by Bluetooth SIG ahead of December 10th launch

“Samsung Galaxy A8s is expected to be the brand’s first smartphone to flaunt an Infinity-O display”

Earlier this month, soon after Huawei announced that it will be introducing the Nova 4 smartphone with a selfie camera inside the screen, Samsung said that it will show off the Galaxy A8s with the same on December 10th. The Galaxy A8s is expected to be the South Korean tech giant’s first smartphone with Infinity-O display. The device was recently spotted on the Wi-Fi Alliance certification’s website. Now the same phone has been certified by Bluetooth SIG.

Samsung Galaxy A8s Bluetooth SIG

According to the listing on the Bluetooth SIG certification’s website, the Samsung Galaxy A8s will support Bluetooth version 5.0. The device has been certified by the regulatory authority under the model number SM-G8870. Sadly, no features or specifications of the phone have been revealed by the latest certification.

galaxy A8s

As far as the other specs are concerned, the Samsung Galaxy A8s is said to feature a 6.39-inch screen with full HD+ resolution and 19.5:9 aspect ratio. The handset is tipped to offer a hole at the top-left corner of the screen that will house a selfie camera. The device is rumoured to be powered by a mid-range Qualcomm Snapdragon 710 SoC, aided by 6GB of RAM and 128GB of expandable storage. The smartphone is expected to come with a triple rear camera setup at the rear comprising of a 24-megapixel main shooter, a 5-megapixel secondary snapper, and a 10-megapixel third sensor. A 3,400mAh battery is expected to keep the whole show running. Notably, the Galaxy A8s is also rumoured to be the first Samsung smartphone to ditch a 3.5mm headphone jack.

We should have more details regarding the Samsung Galaxy A8s on December 10th when the brand officially announces the smartphone. So stay tuned to 91mobiles for regular updates.

Samsung Galaxy A8s Specifications
Performance
Octa core (2.2 GHz, Dual Core + 1.7 GHz, Hexa Core)
Snapdragon 710
6 GB RAM
Display
6.4 inches (16.26 cm)
1080x2340 px, 403 PPI
IPS LCD
Camera
24 MP + 10 MP + 5 MP Triple Primary Cameras
LED Flash
24 MP Front Camera
Battery
3400 mAh
Fast Charging
USB Type-C port
Samsung Galaxy A8s Price, Launch Date
Expected Price: Rs. 34,990
Release Date: 05-Feb-2019 (Expected)
Variant: 6 GB RAM / 128 GB internal storage
Phone Status: Upcoming Phone
Akshay aka Techakko has been working with 91mobiles since 2012. Passionate about gadgets, he has a special interest in smartphones and games. The constant stream of news stories he writes is testament to his prowess as a human web crawler. A graduate in Computer Science, he dabbles as a game developer and competes in various gaming tournaments in his spare time. When he wants to take a break from the screen, he enjoys long rides on his Yamaha FZ-S.
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