Samsung Galaxy On8 with Dual Cameras and Infinity Display Launched in India

In the previous month, Samsung had launched the Galaxy On6 smartphone in India. Today, the South Korean company has introduced the Galaxy On8 handset in the country. It offers its users with Infinity Display design and dual rear cameras. Like the Galaxy On6, the newly unveiled Galaxy On8 will be exclusively available through online channels.

Samsung Galaxy On8 Specifications and Features

The Samsung Galaxy On8 has inherited Infinity Display design from the premium Galaxy phones from the company. Hence, it offers an aspect ratio of 18.5:9. The 6-inch Super AMOLED screen of the Galaxy On8 produces HD+ resolution of 720 x 1480 pixels. The Snapdragon 450 SoC powers the smartphone along with 4 GB of RAM. It has a native storage of 64 GB. For additional storage, it features a microSD card slot. The handset is preinstalled with Android 8.1 Oreo that is overlaid with Samsung Experience UX. The Chat Over Video available on the Galaxy On8 allow users to continue chat conversation while watching a video.


The back panel of the Galaxy On8 is fitted with f/1.7 aperture 16-megapixel + f/1.9 aperture 5-megapixel dual camera setup. The South Korean company is offering features such as Background Blur Shape, Portrait Backdrop and Portrait Dolly for capturing images with wonderful background effects. It is equipped with a selfie camera of 16-megapixel with f/1.9 aperture.

A fingerprint scanner is present on the backside of the Galaxy On8. The handset receives power from 3,500mAh battery. It is packed with usual connectivity features such as dual-SIM support, 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.2, GPS, microUSB and 3.5mm audio jack.

The Galaxy On8 has identical specifications as the Galaxy J8 that is available offline as well as in other markets. The J8 carries a price tag of Rs. 18,990 in India.

Samsung Galaxy On8 Rear

Samsung Galaxy On8 Pricing and Availability

The Galaxy On8 has been introduced with a price tag of Rs. 16,990. It can be availed in colors like Black and Blue. Samsung’s online store and Flipkart will carry out is online sales from Aug. 6. As far as launch offers are concerned, the Galaxy On8 be availed with no cost EMI and data offers.

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Anvinraj Valiyathara

Anvin is a self-proclaimed geek who has been writing about smartphones for nearly 10 years. After using phones like the Samsung Galaxy Note, Sony Xperia Mini, Lumia 730, Lumia 950, Honor 7, Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 and Honor 8 Pro to name a few, he is now a happy user of the POCO F1. In his free time, he participates in church activities and likes to travel.