Samsung Galaxy A8 (2015)

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Samsung Galaxy A8 (2015)
Brand Samsung Galaxy
Manufacturer Samsung Electronics
Slogan "Make A Statement"
"Unlimit Yourself" (Indonesia)
Series Galaxy A series
Model A800F (Global)
A800I (Global)[1]
A8000 (China and Hong Kong)
A800Y/YZ (Taiwan)
A800J (Japan)
Compatible networks 2G GSM & EDGE
First released July 2015
Availability by Region
  • China:
  • July 2015
  • Worldwide:
  • August 2015
  • Japan:
  • December 2015
Successor Samsung Galaxy A8 (2016)
Related Samsung Galaxy A3 (2015)
Samsung Galaxy A5 (2015)
Samsung Galaxy A7 (2015)
Type Phablet
Dimensions 158 mm (6.2 in) H
76.8 mm (3.02 in) W
5.9 mm (0.23 in) D
Weight 151 grams (5.3 oz)
Operating system Original: Android 5.1.1 "Lollipop" Current: Android 6.0.1 "Marshmallow"
System on chip Exynos 5430 (A800S, A800F)
Exynos 5433 (A800I and A800J)
Snapdragon 615 (A8000, A800Y/YZ)
CPU Quad-core 1.8 GHz Cortex-A53 + quad-core 1.3 GHz Cortex-A53 (A8000, A800Y/YZ)
ARM Cortex-A15 MP4 1.8 GHz CPU + ARM Cortex-A7 MP4 1.3 GHz (A800F)
ARM Cortex-A57 MP4 1.9 GHz CPU + ARM Cortex-A53 MP4 1.3 GHz CPU(A800I, A800J)
GPU Adreno 405 (A8000, A800Y/YZ)
ARM Mali-T628 MP6 550 MHz (A800F, A800S)
ARM Mali-T760 MP6 700 MHz (A800I, A800J)
Storage 16GB (A8000 only)
32 GB
Removable storage up to 128 GB
Battery non-removable Li-Ion 3050 mAh
Display 5.7 in (140 mm) 1920x1080 pixel (386 ppi) Full HD Super AMOLED
Gorilla Glass 4
Rear camera 16 MP ISOCELL sensor
Front camera 5 MP sensor
Connectivity WLAN, Bluetooth 4.1, USB
Website Galaxy A8

The Samsung Galaxy A8 (stylized as Samsung GALAXY A8) is an Android phablet produced by Samsung Electronics. It was introduced on July 15, 2015.[2]

Following its release, the Galaxy A8 is available in Asian and African markets only.


The Galaxy A8 is thinner than earlier models from the A-series lineup, measuring 5.9 millimetres (0.23 in) in thickness.[3] Other specifications include a 5.7 inch 1080p display, touch based fingerprint sensor,a 16 MP back and a 5MP front camera, an Octa core Exynos 5430 chipset or exynos 5433 chipset or a Snapdragon 615 Chipset, 2GB of RAM and a 3050 mAh battery. It comes shipped with Android 5.1.1 Lollipop. The Japan KDDI variant includes Oneseg & full Seg TV features while the Korean SK Telecom Variant has a T-DMB feature.


  1. ^ Also known as Samsung Galaxy A8 VE (Value Edition)
  2. ^ Kastrenakes, Jacob (15 July 2015). "Samsung's Galaxy A8 is the thinnest phone it's ever made".
  3. ^ "Samsung unleashes its thinnest phone ever with Galaxy A8". CNET. CBS Interactive.
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