While Samsung is preparing for the announcement of the fourth generation of smartphones line Galaxy A, on the Greek site of a large European retailer Media Markt appeared official images of one of the novelties in the corporate case. Judging by the A530 index, this is the more compact Samsung Galaxy A8 (2018). The senior Galaxy A8 + (2018) is known as the A730, as gadgets are the direct heirs of the Galaxy A5 and the Galaxy A7 of 2017.
What kind of beast?
Samsung Galaxy A8 (2018) received a Super AMOLED display with thin frames, a ratio of 18.5: 9 and a diagonal of about 5.7 inches. The heart of the smartphone will be the company's chipset Exynos 7885, 4 GB of RAM, built-in - up to 64 GB. The physical button below the screen is no more, and the fingerprint scanner is in the right place under the main 16-megapixel camera. The device will also receive a dual front camera.
The cover closes most of the smartphone, but we already know that the novelties will be enclosed in a glass case with a metal frame. For charging, a symmetrical USB Type-C port is used, and there is also a place for the 3.5 mm audio jack on the bottom. NFC-chip for contactless payment also is .
When the announcement?
As expected, Samsung will bring new smartphones to the exhibition CES 2018, which will be held in Las Vegas from 9 to 12 January. Some sources say that the price of the older model will be $ 600, a hundred more expensive than OnePlus 5T and some other Chinese flagships.
Source: Media Markt
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