Samsung Galaxy A8 (2018) Released in Europe with Expensive Price Tag

by Anvinraj Valiyathara 1

Samsung had officially unveiled the Galaxy A8 (2018) and Galaxy A8+ (2018) smartphones in the previous month. Both the smartphones were expected to arrive in the market by the start of this month. The Galaxy A8 (2018) is now available in Netherlands and very soon other European countries are expected to receive it.

On the official website for Netherlands, Samsung has listed the Galaxy A8 (2018) with a price tag of 499 euros (~$597). It comes in three colors like black, gray and gold. As of this writing, there is no confirmation on whether the European markets will be receiving the larger Galaxy A8+ (2018) smartphone.

The Samsung Galaxy A8 (2018) is packed with a 5.6-inch Super AMOLED Infinity display that supports 18.5:9 aspect ratio and Full HD+ resolution of 2220 x 1080 pixels. It is powered by Exynos 7885 chipset and 4 GB of RAM. It has a native storage of 32 GB. It is the first Samsung phone to come with dual front-facing cameras that include a 16-megapixel sensor and an 8-megapixel sensor. The back panel of the phone has a 16-megapixel snapper. It includes a 2,000mAh battery.

Samsung Galaxy A8 and Galaxy A8+

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The Galaxy A8 (2018) is also up for buying in the home market of South Korea with a price tag of around ~$560. The larger A8+ (2018) is not yet available in the home country. Vietnam is another country where Samsung is only selling the Galaxy A8 (2018). However, the Galaxy A8+ (2018) is expected to debut officially on Jan. 10 in India.



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