AGM A8 (2017) review

Android OS v7.1 (Nougat)
Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 MSM8916
Adreno 306
3 GB / 32 GB
5 inches (720 x 1280 px)
13 MP, 4160 x 3120 px, autofocus

AGM announced the launch of the A8 smartphone in 2017. The manufacturer is offering the AGM A8 phone with 5 inches display, Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 MSM8916 chipset, 3 GB of RAM and 32 GB of internal storage.

The AGM A8 comes with Android OS v7.1 (Nougat) out of the box, and a Li-Po 4050 mAh battery. The 5 inches phone comes with IPS display (720 x 1280 px). The IPS display provides enhanced features, such as optimal viewing angles, color accuracy, invariable color reproduction and better power consumption.

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AGM A8 specifications

BrandAGM
NameA8
ModelA8
Release date2017

Body

The weight of AGM A8 is about 8.71 oz with battery, which is average compared to most of the smartphones with same size. The dimensions of this AGM phone are average (6.26 x 3.27 x 0.63 inches).

Weight8.71 oz
Dimensions6.26 x 3.27 x 0.63 inches
Colorsblack
SIM typeNano SIM

System

The AGM A8 comes with Android OS v7.1 (Nougat) out of the box, but it is upgradable to the next OS.

OS versionAndroid OS v7.1 (Nougat)
SoCQualcomm Snapdragon 410 MSM8916
CPUQuad-core 1.2 GHz Cortex-A53
GPUAdreno 306

Display

The size of A8 screen is measured diagonally, from corner to corner. The 5 inches IPS display of AGM A8 with 720 x 1280 px resolution is multitouch capable.

Display typeIPS
Screen size5 inches
Resolution720 x 1280 px
Multitouch supportyes

Memory

The internal memory of AGM A8 (3 GB) cannot be expanded, but the internal storage (32 GB) can be expanded with a compatible microSD card.

RAM3 GB
Internal storage32 GB
Memory card slotmicroSD

Camera

The camera of the A8 is equipped with autofocus. An autofocus (or AF) optical system uses a sensor, a control system and a motor to focus on an automatically or manually selected point or area. Very few Android cameras come without autofocus.

Selfie camera2 MP
Main camera13 MP, 4160 x 3120 px, autofocus
FlashLED

Connectivity

The AGM A8 supports 2G, 3G and 4G/LTE networks. This phone has a built-in GPS. GPS is a highly accurate navigation system using signals from satellites to determine a location on the Earth's surface, irrespective of weather conditions. Most phones have a GPS unit on board. The A8 comes with NFC (Near Field Communication) functionality. Near Field Communication (NFC) is a short-range wireless connectivity technology that makes life easier and more convenient for consumers around the world by making it simpler to make transactions, exchange digital content, and connect electronic devices with a touch. The A8 phone has built-in FM radio. The built-in FM Radio is great for listening to your favorite radio station.

GSM 2G bands850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
Network coverage2G / 3G / 4G
Wi-FiWi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n
Bluetoothv4.0, A2DP
GPSA-GPS, GLONASS
NFCyes
FM radioyes
USBmicroUSB 2.0
Headphone3.5 mm jack

Battery

The Li-Po 4050 mAh battery gives the smartphone a good battery backup. The lithium polymer (Li-Po) battery is a thin, light-weight, rechargeable battery. No periodic discharge is needed and charging can be done at random. The battery of A8 is removable. You can simply buy a new piece from the open market and interchange it easily by yourself.

TypeLi-Po 4050 mAh

Features

Smartphones today come with a wealth of sensors to facilitate a better user experience. The accelerometer is a sensor that measures the tilting motion and orientation of the phone. This AGM phones comes with proximity sensor. This proximity sensor detects how close the phone is to an outside object, such as your ear. The Dual SIM capability of AGM A8 phone is ideal for businesses wishing to provide staff with a mobile device that can offer separate numbers and bills for both personal and business use. The A8 is a safe and durable IP68 dustproof and waterproof smartphone built for outdoor usage. This smartphone doesn't support fast charging technology.

Sensorsaccelerometer, compass, light, proximity
SpecialsCorning Gorilla Glass 3, Dual SIM, Certified IP68 dustproof and waterproof
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The specifications above are based on the official data published by the manufacturer, but we also take user reviews into consideration. If you found an error or something lacking in the specifications above for the AGM A8, then don’t hesitate and signal the problem to us.

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