Samsung launches first premium smartphone offering in 2018, Galaxy A8 and A8+, in the Philippines

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Kicking off yet another year that’s one for the books, Samsung launches its first smartphone offering in 2018, the Samsung Galaxy A8 and A8+.

Samsung A8 A8+ ClickTheCity

Samsung's newest premium smartphones' standout feature is the dual – 16MP and 8MP – front cameras which may help you take better selfies. This is Samsung's first ever smartphone with a dual front camera with Live Focus and also has an Adjustable Blur feature.

Samsung A8 A8+ ClickTheCity

Samsung A8 A8+ ClickTheCity

Similar to the Galaxy S8, there's only one rear camera at 16MP which lets you shoot stunning landscapes and wide shots, detailed close-ups, and cinematic videos right in the palm of your hands.

Another highlight of the phone is the 5.6-inch (A8) and 6-inch (A8+) Inifinity Display equipped with an 18:5:9 display to give you the full cinematic viewing experience. With its IP68 water and dust resistance feature, you can submerge the A8 and A8+ in up to 1.5 meters of fresh water for up to 30 minutes. Moreover, the Galaxy A8 has a 3,000mAh battery while the Galaxy A8+ has 3,500mAh with support for fast charging.

 

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Below are sample photos shot by the Samsung Galaxy A8+ with no edits:

Samsung A8 A8+ ClickTheCity

Samsung A8 A8+ ClickTheCity

Samsung A8 A8+ ClickTheCity

Samsung A8 A8+ ClickTheCity

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The Galaxy A8 (2018) and A8+ (2018), which comes in Gold and Black retails at P26,990 and P32,990, respectively. Both will be available starting on January 27, 2018. For more details and where to buy the new Galaxy A8 and A8+, like them on Facebook or visit their website.

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