Samsung announced the launch of the Galaxy S8 Active smartphone in 2017. The manufacturer is offering the Samsung Galaxy S8 Active phone with 5.8 inches display, Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 MSM8998 chipset, 4 GB of RAM and 64 GB of internal storage.
The Samsung Galaxy S8 Active comes with Android OS v7.0 (Nougat) out of the box, and a Li-Po 4000 mAh, non-removable battery. The 5.8 inches phone comes with AMOLED display (1440 x 2960 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.
Samsung Galaxy S8 Active specifications
|Name||Galaxy S8 Active|
The weight of Samsung Galaxy S8 Active is about 7.3 oz with battery, which is average compared to most of the smartphones with same size. The dimensions of this Samsung phone are average (5.99 x 2.95 x 0.39 inches).
|Dimensions||5.99 x 2.95 x 0.39 inches|
|SIM type||Nano SIM|
The Samsung Galaxy S8 Active comes with Android OS v7.0 (Nougat) out of the box, but it is upgradable to the next OS.
|OS version||Android OS v7.0 (Nougat)|
|SoC||Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 MSM8998|
|CPU||Octa-core, Quad-core 2.45 GHz Kryo, Quad-core 2.15 GHz Kryo|
The size of Galaxy S8 Active screen is measured diagonally, from corner to corner. The 5.8 inches Super AMOLED display of Samsung Galaxy S8 Active with 1440 x 2960 px resolution is multitouch capable.
|Display type||Super AMOLED|
|Screen size||5.8 inches|
|Resolution||1440 x 2960 px|
The internal memory of Samsung Galaxy S8 Active (4 GB) cannot be expanded, but the internal storage (64 GB) can be expanded with a compatible microSD card.
|Internal storage||64 GB|
|Memory card slot||microSD|
The camera of the Galaxy S8 Active 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. The main camera of Galaxy S8 Active has optical image stabilization (OIS) to counteract camera shake. Optical image stabilization is a must for anyone shooting without a tripod with a long lens or in low light conditions.
|Selfie camera||8 MP|
|Main camera||12 MP, 4032 x 3024 px, autofocus, optical image stabilization|
The Samsung Galaxy S8 Active 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 S8 Active 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 S8 Active phone has built-in FM radio. The built-in FM Radio is great for listening to your favorite radio station.
|GSM 2G bands||850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900|
|Network coverage||2G / 3G / 4G|
|Wi-Fi||Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac|
|Headphone||3.5 mm jack|
The Li-Po 4000 mAh, non-removable 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 Galaxy S8 Active isn't removable without voiding the warranty.
|Type||Li-Po 4000 mAh, non-removable|
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 S8 Active 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 Galaxy S8 Active is a safe and durable IP68 dustproof and waterproof smartphone built for outdoor usage. This smartphone supports fast charging technology, which comes in handy when you need quick juice on your device. The Galaxy S8 Active comes with wireless charging. Wireless charging uses an electromagnetic field to transfer energy between two objects through electromagnetic induction.
|Sensors||accelerometer, barometer, compass, fingerprint, gyroscope, hall, heart rate, light, proximity|
|Specials||Corning Gorilla Glass 5, Fast charging, Wireless charging, Certified IP68 dustproof and waterproof|
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 Samsung Galaxy S8 Active, then don’t hesitate and signal the problem to us.
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