Compare

Samsung Galaxy S8 vs Samsung Galaxy A8

Features

Samsung Galaxy S8

Samsung Galaxy A8

Samsung Galaxy A8 Star

Samsung Galaxy A8 Plus (2018)

Show:

All Features Differences
Samsung Galaxy S8
₹41,274
Samsung Galaxy A8
₹19,999
OverviewAdvantages (Factors To Decide Which Device You Should Buy) Remove All Devices
Rankings # 1# 2
Specs Score    79 / 100   65 / 100
Operating System
Features Present In Only One Device
(Unique Features)

Faster CPU

Samsung Galaxy S8
2.35 GHz
Samsung Galaxy A8
1.8 GHz

Around 30% faster CPU than Samsung Galaxy A8. Faster CPU means more smooth experience.

Slimmer

Samsung Galaxy S8
8 mm
Samsung Galaxy A8
5.9 mm

Around 26% slimmer than Samsung Galaxy S8. Slimmer devices are easier to carry in pocket and look more fashionable.

More RAM

Samsung Galaxy S8
4 GB
Samsung Galaxy A8
2 GB

Around 100% more RAM than Samsung Galaxy A8. More RAM means more applications can run at the same time, which makes the device faster.

Better Camera Resolution

Samsung Galaxy S8
12 MP
Samsung Galaxy A8
16 MP

Around 33% more mega pixels (MP) than Samsung Galaxy S8. More resolution generally means better picture quality, though it's not always necessary.

Better Screen Resolution

Samsung Galaxy S8
1440 x 2960 pixels
Samsung Galaxy A8
1080 x 1920 pixels

Around 105% more pixels than Samsung Galaxy A8. More resolution means sharper and crisper screen.

Supports FM Radio

Samsung Galaxy S8
No
Samsung Galaxy A8
Yes

Listen to your favourite radio stations on your device. Enjoy music on the go with FM Radio.

More Storage Capacity

Samsung Galaxy S8
64 GB
Samsung Galaxy A8
32 GB

Around 100% more inbuilt memory than Samsung Galaxy A8. More memory allows you to store more songs, videos, photos and install more applications.

Supports NFC

Samsung Galaxy S8
Yes
Samsung Galaxy A8
No

NFC enables wireless payments through your device. You can also connect two NFC enabled devices just by touching them with each other.

General
Sim TypeGSM+GSM (Hybrid Slot)GSM+GSM
Dual SimYesYes
Sim SizeNano+Nano SIMNano SIM
Device TypeSmartphoneSmartphone
Release DateMarch, 2017July, 2015
Design
Dimensions148.9 x 68.09 x 8 mm158 x 76.8 x 5.9 mm
Weight155 g151 g
Display
TypeColor Super AMOLED screen (16M colors)Color Super AMOLED screen (16M colors)
TouchYes, with MultitouchYes, with Multitouch
Size5.8 inches, 1440 x 2960 pixels5.7 inches, 1080 x 1920 pixels
PPI~568 PPI~386 PPI
FeaturesCorning Gorilla Glass 5 Screen ProtectionCorning Gorilla Glass 4 (To be confirmed) Screen Protection
Memory
RAM4 GB2 GB
Internal64 GB32 GB
Card SlotYes (Hybrid Slot)Yes, upto 128 GB
Connectivity
GPRSYesYes
EDGEYesYes
3GYesYes
4GYesYes
VoLTEYes (Supports Reliance Jio)Yes (Supports Reliance Jio)
WifiYes, with wifi-hotspotYes, with wifi-hotspot
BluetoothYes, v5.0Yes, v4.1
USBYes v3.1Yes, microUSB v2.0
Extra
GPSYes, with A-GPS SupportYes, with A-GPS Support
Fingerprint SensorYesYes
SensorsAccelerometer, Gyroscope, CompassAccelerometer, Compass
3.5mm Headphone JackYesYes
ExtraNFC
Camera
CameraYes, 12 MP with autofocusYes, 16 MP with autofocus
Dual CameraNoNo
FeaturesFace detection, Smile detection, Geo tagging, Panorama, Touch to focusFace detection, Geo tagging, Panorama, Touch to focus
Video RecordingYes, 4K @ 60 fpsYes, 1080p @ 30 fps
FlashYes, LEDYes, LED
Front CameraYes, 8 MP with Autofocus, supports video callingYes, 5 MP
Technical
OSAndroid, 7.0 (Nougat)Android, 5.1 (Lollipop)
CPU2.35 GHz, Octa Core, Exynos 8895 Octa - EMEA Processor1.8 GHz, Octa Core, Qualcomm MSM8939 Snapdragon 615 (Quad-core 1.5 GHz Cortex-A53 & quad-core 1.0 GHz Cortex-A53) Processor
GPUMali G71 MP20Adreno 405
JavaNoNo
BrowserYes, supports HTMLYes, supports HTML
Multimedia
SupportsMMS, Instant Messaging, Voice CommandsMMS, Instant Messaging
EmailYes, with Push EmailYes, with Push Email
MusicMP3, WAV, eAAC+, FLACMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLAC
VideoMP4, DivX, XviDMP4, WMV, H.264
FM RadioNoYes, with FM Recording
Document ReaderYesYes
Battery
TypeNon-Removable BatteryNon-Removable Battery
Size3000 mAh, Li-ion Battery3050 mAh, Li-ion Battery

Discussions

Report
TOP ↑
Loading ...