Perfect your selfie
Add flair and fun to your selfies with Live focus mode on the Dual Front Camera. It blurs the background, adding bokeh effect so you and your friends stand out. Afterwards, you can readjust the focus to your taste. And by enabling the Beauty effect before taking a photo, selfies and wefies come out stunning.
Get the shot in any light
Whether out at night or caught in the dark, you’ll capture the scene clearly with the improved low-light capability on the Galaxy A8’s rear camera. Its bright F1.7 lens, larger 1.12㎛ pixels, and bigger 1/2.8” sensor bring in light from the environment to make photos crisp and detailed.
Works even when wet
You want a phone that works wherever life takes you. The Galaxy A8 has an IP68 rating* for water and dust resistance, meaning neither splashes nor rain will slow you down.
Get in the scene
You’ll feel fully immersed in what’s on screen thanks to the bezel-less display’s 18.5:9 ratio. The biggest display for Galaxy A phones to date, it offers a wide horizontal view, providing a stunning cinematic experience.
Swift and simple unlocking
Unlocking is as easy as taking a selfie or scanning your finger. With face recognition* and the fingerprint scanner, accessing your phone is quick and convenient.
Convenient Wi-Fi control
Effortlessly conserve mobile data and battery life with the adaptive Wi-Fi control on the Galaxy A8. It remembers where you’ve previously connected to Wi-Fi and turns on to instantly connect when you’re in range. And when you leave the service range, Wi-Fi shuts off to keep your battery from draining.*
A smart way to search
Easily find the image you want with the gallery search bar. As you search, the gallery analyses your photos and pulls out relevant pictures, even displaying them by category.
Do more and store more
Whether multitasking or gaming, it’s fast and seamless with the 4GB RAM* on the Galaxy A8. And you can easily keep important things on hand with expandable microSD storage—up to an additional 400GB.
The phone that pays
Leave the cards at home—all you need is your Galaxy A8 and Samsung Pay. With Samsung Pay, you can check out virtually anywhere you would use your credit card, in a simple and secure way.