Samsung announces Galaxy A8 2018 and Galaxy A8+ 2018 smartphones with 18.5:9 Infinity Display and premium designed just like the flagship series. The new phones also have a dual front-facing camera, video digital image stabilisation, and waterproof coating (IP68) something that many premium smartphones today do not have.
The Galaxy A8 2018 comes with a 5.6-inch display, the Galaxy A8+ 2018 has a 6-inch display, but both feature an AMOLED panel with Full HD+ screen resolution.
Measuring about 8.3mm in thickness, both phones run Android 7.1.1 Nougat out of the box, sport Fast Charging through USB-C port, NFC, and are equipped with an octa-core CPU.
In addition, the A8 2018 comes with an 3,000 mAh battery, 4GB of RAM and 32/64GB of built-in storage. The A8+ 2018 on the other hand is equipped with a larger battery at 3,500 mAh. This version is available in 4 or 6GB of RAM with 32 or 64GB of internal storage (microSD card slot included).