Samsung Galaxy A8 (2018) Vs Samsung Galaxy S8 in Pakistan

Brand

Brand Samsung Samsung

Prices

Versions and prices
Price Pkr 66,000/- Pkr 60,000/-

Release Date

Release Date January 2018 , 6 years ago March 2017 , 6 years ago

Design & Materials

Structure

Dimension 149.2 x 70.6 x 8.4 mm 148.9 x 68.1 x 8 mm
Weight 172 g 155 g
Screen-to-body Ratio 75.6% 83.6%
Build Glass front (Gorilla Glass 4), glass back (Gorilla Glass 5), aluminum frame Glass front (Gorilla Glass 5), glass back (Gorilla Glass 5), aluminum frame
Colors Black, orchid grey, gold, blue Black, White, Gold, Silver, Pink Gold
Others IP68 dust/water resistant (up to 1.5m for 30 mins) IP68 dust/water resistant (up to 1.5m for 30 mins)

Screen

Type Super AMOLED Super AMOLED, HDR10
Size 5.6" Inches 5.8" Inches
Resolution 1080 x 2220 pixels - 18.5:9 ratio 1440 x 2960 pixels - 18.5:9 ratio
Protection NA Corning Gorilla Glass 5
Density 441 ppi 570 ppi
Others NA 3D Touch (home button only)
Always-on display

Performance & Hardware

Processor

Model Exynos 7885 Exynos 8895
Chipset Exynos 7885 Octa Exynos 8895 (10 nm) - EMEA
CPU Octa-core (2x2.2 GHz Cortex-A73 & 6x1.6 GHz Cortex-A53) Octa-core (4x2.3 GHz Mongoose M2 & 4x1.7 GHz Cortex-A53) - EMEA
Nanometer NA 10 nm

Graphics

GPU Mali-G71 Mali-G71 MP20 - EMEA

RAM

RAM 4 GB 4 GB
Type NA LPDDR4X

Storage

Capacity 32/64 GB 64/128 GB
Type eMMC 5.1 UFS 2.0 or UFS 2.1
SD Slot microSDXC (dedicated slot) microSDXC (uses shared SIM slot) - dual SIM model only

Sensors

Sensors Fingerprint, accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer Iris scanner, fingerprint, accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer, heart rate, SpO2

Camera

Rear camera

Camera 16 MP 12 MP
16 MP, f/1.7, 26mm (wide), 1/2.8", 1.12um, PDAF 12 MP, f/1.7, 26mm (wide), 1/2.55", 1.4um, dual pixel PDAF, OIS
Features Geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, panorama, HDR LED flash, auto-HDR, panorama
Video 1080p@30fps 2160p@60fps, 1080p@120fps, HDR, dual-video rec.

Selfie camera

Camera Dual 16 MP + 8 MP 8 MP
Features NA Dual video call, Auto-HDR
Video 1080p@30fps 1440p@30fps

Connectivity

Operating

Bands GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2 (dual-SIM model only), LTE GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900

SIM card

Type Single SIM or Dual SIM Single SIM or Dual SIM

Wi-Fi

WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot

Bluetooth

Bluetooth 5.0, A2DP, LE 5.0, A2DP, LE

Navigation

Supports Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, GALILEO, BDS

USB

USB USB Type-C 2.0 USB Type-C 3.1

Others

NFC Yes Yes
Messaging SMS, MMS, Email, Push Mail, IM SMS, MMS, Email, Push Mail, IM
Others GPRS, EDGE, 3G, 4G LTE GPRS, EDGE, 3G, 4G LTE

Battery of Samsung Galaxy A8 (2018) and Samsung Galaxy S8

Battery

Capacity 3000 3000
Type Li-Ion Li-Ion
Fast charge NA 15 W
Extra NA Quick Charge 2.0
Qi/PMA wireless charging - market dependent

Entertainment

Audio

Loudspeaker Yes Yes
3.5mm jack Yes Yes
Ring Tones Vibration, MP3, WAV ringtones Vibration, MP3, WAV ringtones
Extra FM radio with RDS recording, MP4/WMV/H.264 player, MP3/WAV/WMA/eAAC+/FLAC player, YouTube, Games, Google Duo MP3/WAV/WMA/eAAC+/FLAC player, MP4/DivX/XviD/WMV/H.264 player, Google Allo, YouTube, Games

Software of Samsung Galaxy A8 (2018) and Samsung Galaxy S8

Software

Operating System Android 7.1.1 (Nougat) Android OS, v7.0 (nougat)
Browser HTML5 HTML5
Extra Photo/video editor, Google Search, Maps, Gmail, Document viewer ANT+ support, Photo/video editor, Document editor, Google Search, Maps, Gmail, Samsung DeX
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