Samsung Galaxy A8 Star

Last Updated: 19th May 2019
Samsung Galaxy A8 Star
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Samsung Galaxy A8 Star summary

Samsung Galaxy A8 Star smartphone was launched in June 2018. The phone comes with a 6.28-inch touchscreen display with a resolution of 1880x2220 pixels and an aspect ratio of 18.5:9.

Samsung Galaxy A8 Star is powered by an octa-core Snapdragon 660 processor. It comes with 4GB of RAM.

The Samsung Galaxy A8 Star runs Android 8.0 and is powered by a 3,700mAh battery.

As far as the cameras are concerned, the Samsung Galaxy A8 Star on the rear packs a 16-megapixel primary camera with an f/1.7 aperture and a second 24-megapixel camera with an f/1.7 aperture. It sports a 24-megapixel camera on the front for selfies, with an f/2.0 aperture.

Samsung Galaxy A8 Star based on Android 8.0 and packs 64GB of inbuilt storage that can be expanded via microSD card (up to 256GB). The Samsung Galaxy A8 Star is a dual-SIM (GSM + CDMA and GSM + CDMA) smartphone.

Connectivity options on the Samsung Galaxy A8 Star include Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, GPS, Bluetooth v5.00, and USB Type-C. Sensors on the phone include accelerometer, ambient light sensor, proximity sensor, and fingerprint sensor. The Samsung Galaxy A8 Star supports face unlock.

The Samsung Galaxy A8 Star measures 162.40 x 77.00 x 7.50mm (height x width x thickness) and weighs 188.00 grams. It was launched in Black and White colours.

As of 19th May 2019, Samsung Galaxy A8 Star price in India starts at Rs. 19,990.

ProcessorSnapdragon 660
Front Camera24-megapixel
Resolution1880x2220 pixels
OSAndroid 8.0
Rear Camera16-megapixel + 24-megapixel
Battery Capacity3700mAh

Samsung Galaxy A8 Star Price in India (19th May 2019)

Samsung Galaxy A8 Star (Black, 6GB RAM, 64GB)Rs. 19,990
Samsung Galaxy A8 Star (White, 6GB RAM, 64GB)Rs. 34,990
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Samsung Galaxy A8 Star full specifications


Release dateJune 2018
Launched in IndiaYes
Form factorTouchscreen
Dimensions (mm)162.40 x 77.00 x 7.50
Weight (g)188.00
Battery capacity (mAh)3700
ColoursBlack, White


Screen size (inches)6.28
Resolution1880x2220 pixels
Aspect ratio18.5:9


Processor makeSnapdragon 660
Internal storage64GB
Expandable storageYes
Expandable storage typemicroSD
Expandable storage up to (GB)256


Rear camera16-megapixel (f/1.7) + 24-megapixel (f/1.7)
Rear flashLED
Front camera24-megapixel (f/2.0)


Operating systemAndroid 8.0


Wi-Fi standards supported802.11 a/b/g/n/ac
BluetoothYes, v 5.00
USB Type-CYes
Number of SIMs2


Face unlockYes
Fingerprint sensorYes
Proximity sensorYes
Ambient light sensorYes
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Samsung Galaxy A8 Star reviews and ratings by users

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Get heat during playing games..battery backup doesn't met my expectation
By vicente H | 17 Mar 2019
The phone get heat while playing games..battery backup is not that i came to understand why people rate it over-price with this phone..charger too get warm.bixby is doesn't meet my expectation..recording videos its ok.
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The Bestest Camera Phone plus 6GB RAM AND Also Good For Gaming......
By Pro Pan- GAMING | 2 Feb 2019
Everyone should buy this phone is they are like of taking pictures and if u also want gaming u can try this phone A8 STAR as I play Many games and this device hasn't lagged till yet... I'm talking about the game PUBG MOBILE.... HOPE U BUY IT.... ENJOY! #A8 STAR ROCKS #SAMSUNG ROCKS ITS SELFI CAMERA IS ALSO 24MP AND RAM IS 6 GB AND STORAGE IS 64GB. #SAMSUNG ROCKS!
5 Out of 5
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samsung galaxy a8 star
By Ankush Dutta | 22 Sep 2018
as i using a8star is just the wastage of money as there is no upgrade of things that samsung have made and samsung is moving around 6gb and 64gb .I think for 6gb and 64gb product cost is high and it is in segment of 20000 not 35000
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