Perfect your selfie
Add flair and fun to your selfies with Live focus mode on the Dual Front Camera. It blurs the background, adding bokeh effect so you and your friends stand out. Afterwards, you can readjust the focus to your taste. And by enabling the Beauty effect before taking a photo, selfies and wefies come out stunning.
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 rear camera of the Galaxy A8 . Its bright F1.7 lens, larger 1.12? pixels, and bigger 1/2.8” sensor bring in light from the environment to make photos crisp and detailed.
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.
*IP68 water resistant up to 1.5 metres from up to 30 minutes. Rinse in fresh water afterwards.
Get in the scene
You'll be able to fully appreciate what’s on screen thanks to the immersive display's 18.5:9 ratio. The biggest display for Galaxy A phones to date, it offers a wide horizontal view, providing a stunning cinematic experience.
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.
*Face recognition is less secure than pattern, PIN, or password.**Screen image simulated for illustrative purposes.
Convenient Wi-Fi control
Effortlessly conserve mobile data and battery life with the adaptive Wi-Fi control on the Galaxy A8. It remembers where you've previously connected to Wi-Fi and turns on to instantly connect when you're in range. And when you leave the service range, Wi-Fi shuts off to keep your battery from draining.*
*Wi-Fi connection and speed may vary depending on the usage environment.
A smart way to search
Easily find the image you want with the gallery search bar. As you search, the gallery analyses your photos and pulls out relevant pictures, even displaying them by category.
Do more and store more
Whether multitasking or gaming, it's fast and seamless with the 4GB RAM* on the Galaxy A8. And you can easily keep important things on hand with expandable microSD storage**—up to an additional 400GB.
*Available RAM and storage specifications may vary by country and region. ** External Memory may be used to store media (photos, video, and music files) but not applications.
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 virtually anywhere you would use your credit card, in a simple and secure way.*
*Samsung Pay is only available in certain countries, with certain devices, features, card issuers, and merchants.