Compare Samsung Galaxy A8 vs Samsung Galaxy A7 (2016)

Feature Comparison

  • Samsung Galaxy A8 has 5.7 inch Screen Size and Samsung Galaxy A7 (2016) has 5.5 inch Screen Size
  • Samsung Galaxy A8 has 50.0% more Internal Storage
  • Samsung Galaxy A7 (2016)'s got 33.0% more RAM
 
Samsung Galaxy A8
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Spec Score 
100 /100
94 /100
  
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83 Value For Money Score
85 Value For Money Score
  
Display     
Screen Size
5.7 inch 5.5 inch   
Screen Resolution
1920 x 1080 pixels 1920 x 1080 pixels   
Screen Type
Super LCD Super AMOLED   
Pixel Density
386 PPI 401 PPI   
Screen Protection
Corning Gorilla Glass 4 Corning Gorilla Glass 4   
Bezel Less
No No   
Screen Features
- -   
Chipset     
Brand
Samsung Exynos Samsung Exynos   
Processor Speed
1.8GHz 1.6GHz   
Processor
Exynos 5430 Exynos 7580   
Processor Type
Octa-Core Octa-Core   
RAM
2GB 3GB   
Graphics
Mali-T628 MP6 Mali-T720 MP2   
Camera     
Rear Camera Resolution
16MP 13MP   
Dual Rear Camera
No No   
Front Camera Resolution
5MP 5MP   
Dual Selfie Camera
No No   
Camera Details
Geo-Tagging, Touch Focus, Face Detection, Panorama, HDR Geo-tagging, Touch Focus, Face Detection, Panorama, HDR   
Video Recording Resolution
Full HD Video Recording (1080p) Full HD Video Recording (1080p)   
Camera Features
Autofocus, LED Flash Autofocus, OIS, LED Flash   
General Specifications     
Operating System
Android Android   
OS Version
Android 5.1 Lollipop Android 5.1 Lollipop   
OS Detail
- -   
OS Upgradable To
Android 6.0 Android 7.0   
Device Type
Touchscreen Touchscreen   
USB Connector Type
Micro USB Micro USB   
Features
Fingerprint Scanner, GPS, FM Radio Fingerprint Scanner, GPS, FM Radio   
Sensors
Accelerometer, Proximity Sensor, Magnetometer Accelerometer, Proximity Sensor, Magnetometer   
IP Rating
- -   
Dimensions (mm)
158 x 76.8 x 5.9 151.5 x 74.1 x 7.3   
Weight
151 grams 172 grams   
Connectivity
4G LTE (India Compatible), 3G, 2G, WiFi, Bluetooth, NFC, VoLTE (Works with Jio) 4G LTE (India Compatible), 3G, 2G, WiFi, Bluetooth, NFC, VoLTE (Works with Jio)   
Headphone Jack Type
3.5mm 3.5mm   
Color
Champagne Gold, Midnight Black, Pearl White White, Black, Gold   
Build Material
Metal Unibody Glass, Metal   
Device Warranty
1 Year 1 Year   
Warranty Details
- 1 Year Available for Mobile and 6 Months for Accessories   
Body SAR
0.55W/kg 1.25W/kg   
Head SAR
0.32W/kg 1.19W/kg   
In The Box
Device, Charger & Cable Separate, Earphone, User Manual Device, Charger & Cable Separate, Earphone, SIM Ejector Tool, User Manual   
Audio Features
- -   
Storage     
Internal Storage
32GB 16GB   
Approx. User Available Storage
25.09GB 10.82GB   
Card Slot
Yes Yes   
Maximum Card Slot Capacity
128GB 128GB   
OTG Support
No No   
Communication     
SIM Card Slots
Dual Dual   
Network Type
GSM GSM   
SIM Card Type
Nano SIM Nano SIM   
SIM 1 Details
4G, 3G, 2G, Nano SIM 4G, 3G, 2G, Nano SIM   
SIM 2 Details
4G, 3G, 2G, Nano SIM 4G, 3G, 2G, Nano SIM   
Hybrid SIM (microSD + SIM)
Yes Yes   
2G Bands
GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900   
3G Bands
HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100 HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100   
4G Bands
LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800) LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800), 40(2300)   
Battery     
Battery Capacity
3050mAh 3300mAh   
Battery Type
Lithium-ion (Li-ion) Lithium-ion (Li-ion)   
Removable Battery
No No   
Wireless Charging
No No   
Fast Charging
No Yes, Fast Charging   

Samsung Galaxy A8 vs Samsung Galaxy A7 (2016) Specs

Specs
Samsung Galaxy A8Samsung Galaxy A7 (2016)  
Screen Size 5.7 inch5.5 inch  
Rear Camera Resolution 16MP13MP  
RAM 2GB3GB  
Battery Capacity 3050mAh3300mAh  
Front Camera Resolution 5MP5MP  

Samsung Galaxy A7 (2016) Pros & Cons

The Good
  • Excellent build quality rivaling that of the Galaxy S6
  • Vibrant display with sharp colours
  • Solid battery life that easily lasts a whole day
  • Samsung bundles the phone with very little bloatware
The Bad
  • The UI overall can be sluggish with lags
  • Not a device meant for gaming as it tends to drop quite a lot of frames
  • Camera app takes a while to launch which leads to missing shots
  • Low light shots from the camera have a lot of noise

Samsung Galaxy A8 Pros & Cons

The Good
  • Well-built design
  • Good Camera quality
  • Good Battery life
  • Fingerprint Scanner
  • MicroSD card slot
The Bad
  • Average Speaker output
  • Dated Chipset

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