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Samsung Galaxy J8 (2018) review

Android OS v8.0 (Oreo)
Qualcomm Snapdragon 450
Adreno 506
4 GB / 64 GB
6 inches (720 x 1480 px)
16 + 5 MP, 4608 x 3456 px, autofocus

Samsung announced the launch of the Galaxy J8 smartphone in 2018. The manufacturer is offering the Samsung Galaxy J8 phone with 6 inches display, Qualcomm Snapdragon 450 chipset, 4 GB of RAM and 64 GB of internal storage.

The Samsung Galaxy J8 comes with Android OS v8.0 (Oreo) out of the box, and a Li-Ion 3500 mAh, non-removable battery. The 6 inches phone comes with AMOLED display (720 x 1480 px). The AMOLED is a display technology and stands for Active Matrix Organic Light Emitting Diodes, it is a type of OLED display and is used in smartphones.

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Samsung Galaxy J8 specifications

BrandSamsung
NameGalaxy J8
ModelSM-J800F
Release date2018

Body

The dimensions of this Samsung phone are average (6.3 x 2.98 x 0.31 inches).

Dimensions6.3 x 2.98 x 0.31 inches
Colorsblack, blue, gold
SIM typeNano SIM

System

The Samsung Galaxy J8 comes with Android OS v8.0 (Oreo) out of the box, but it is upgradable to the next OS.

OS versionAndroid OS v8.0 (Oreo)
SoCQualcomm Snapdragon 450
CPUOcta-core 1.8 GHz Cortex-A53
GPUAdreno 506

Display

The size of Galaxy J8 screen is measured diagonally, from corner to corner. The 6 inches Super AMOLED display of Samsung Galaxy J8 with 720 x 1480 px resolution is multitouch capable.

Display typeSuper AMOLED
Screen size6 inches
Resolution720 x 1480 px
Multitouch supportyes

Memory

The internal memory of Samsung Galaxy J8 (4 GB) cannot be expanded, but the internal storage (64 GB) can be expanded with a compatible microSD card.

RAM4 GB
Internal storage64 GB
Memory card slotmicroSD

Camera

The camera of the Galaxy J8 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 camera16 MP
Main camera16 + 5 MP, 4608 x 3456 px, autofocus
FlashLED

Connectivity

The Samsung Galaxy J8 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 Galaxy J8 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 Galaxy J8 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 a/b/g/n
Bluetoothv4.2, A2DP
GPSA-GPS, GLONASS
NFCyes
FM radioyes
USBmicroUSB 2.0
Headphone3.5 mm jack

Battery

The Li-Ion 3500 mAh, non-removable battery gives the smartphone a good battery backup. The Li-ion is a low maintenance battery which offers high energy, is lightweight and does not require periodic full discharge. The battery of Galaxy J8 isn't removable without voiding the warranty.

TypeLi-Ion 3500 mAh, non-removable

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. The Galaxy J8 phone has a fingerprint scanner. This sensor identifies and authenticates the fingerprints of an individual in order to grant or deny access to a smartphone. This Samsung 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 Samsung Galaxy J8 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. This smartphone doesn't support fast charging technology.

Sensorsaccelerometer, compass, fingerprint, gyroscope, hall, light, proximity
SpecialsDual SIM
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