The battle for the smartphone flagship supremacy rages on, as the best from Samsung and Apple look to be crowned as the best smartphone in the market today. The Samsung Galaxy S9 is the Android phone to beat but how does it fare with Apple’s top contender - the iPhone X? With both phones boasting top-of-the-line features and specifications, this is easily one of the closest phone matchups to date. To end the debate once and for all, let’s delve deeper to identify what both phones bring to the table:
|Release Date in Hong Kong|
|Processor frequency||1.8 GHz|
|Coprocessor frequency||1.3 GHz|
|Display diagonal||14.5 cm (5.7")|
|Display resolution||1920 x 1080 pixels|
|Display number of colours||16.78 million colours|
|Ports & interfaces|
|USB connector type||Micro-USB|
|Headphone connectivity||3.5 mm|
|Weight & dimensions|
|SIM card capability||Dual SIM|
|SIM card type||NanoSIM|
|Wi-Fi standards||IEEE 802.11a,IEEE 802.11ac,IEEE 802.11b,IEEE 802.11g,IEEE 802.11n|
|Bluetooth profiles||A2DP, AVRCP, HFP, HID, HOGP, HSP, MAP, OPP, Pan, PBAP|
|2G bands (primary SIM)||850,900,1800,1900 MHz|
|3G bands supported||800,850,1900,2100 MHz|
|4G bands supported||800,850,900,1800,2100 MHz|
|Near Field Communication (NFC)|
|RAM capacity||2 GB|
|Internal storage capacity||32 GB|
|Compatible memory cards||MicroSD (TransFlash)|
|Maximum memory card size||128 GB|
|USB mass storage|
|Assisted GPS (A-GPS)|
|Operating system installed||Android|
|Rear camera type||Single camera|
|Rear camera resolution (numeric)||16 MP|
|Front camera type||Single camera|
|Front camera resolution (numeric)||5 MP|
|Video recording modes||1080p|
|Maximum frame rate||30 fps|
|Resolution at capture speed||1920x1080@30fps|
|Battery capacity||3050 mAh|
|Talk time (3G)||17 h|
|Browsing time (Wi-Fi)||13 h|
|Browsing time (3G)||10 h|
|Browsing time (4G)||11 h|
|Continuous audio playback time||51 h|
|Continuous video playback time||13 h|
|Colour of product||Black|
|Subscription type||No subscription|
As one of the leaders in the world of smartphones, Samsung introduces another awesome smartphone to its Samsung Galaxy A series, Samsung Galaxy A8. Despite being in the category of mid-range smarthphones, Samsung Galaxy A8 is still an absolute beast in terms of power, performance and quality.
Samsung Galaxy A8 Malaysia proves to be stunning with its all-metal unibody design as it exudes that premium look. The all-metal unibody design also symbolizes the merging of style and functionality. It illustrates how Samsung actually puts a lot of efforts in making Samsung Galaxy A8 to be having that flagship treatment. Moreover, Samsung Galaxy A8 is so stunning that it can fool people into mistaking it as a flagship model. Despite being fully metal, Samsung Galaxy A8 is surprisingly light as it weighs just 151g.
At just5.9mm, it is quite thin that you do not have much trouble in inserting it inside your pocket. Additionally, the thin design just makes it feels so comfortable when holding and using this Samsung smartphone. In other words, that translates to a smoother and more enjoyable user experience. Thanks to its sleek profile, it provides even firmer grip when holding it so that it does not fall out from your hand easily. Hence, there will no such thing such as accidental fall that can damage your beloved smartphone.
Housing the highly capable octa-core 64-bit Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 processor and Adreno 405 GPU,Samsung Galaxy A8 Malaysia means business as it can run any application with relative ease. In fact, browsing the internet and playing highly demanding mobile games pose no problem at all as Samsung Galaxy A8 does not encounter any noticeable lag during its operation. Backed by the power of 2GB RAM, it ensures that this Samsung smartphone to be highly efficient especially when dealing with multitasking.
Boasting the fingerprint scanner for safe and effective way in unlocking your smartphone, it is also integrated into the physical home button of Samsung Galaxy A8 Malaysia. Not just that, it is able to store up to 4 fingerprints so that it can be safely opened by other people that you can trust. Now, you can trust that your Samsung smartphone will be in safe hands.
Talking about its camera, Samsung Galaxy A8 boasts the incredible 16MP rear camera. You can expect it to take pictures and shoot videos with amazing depth and detail. As for its 5MP front camera, it is more than capable in giving you the best selfie ever in perfect time! In conclusion, Samsung Galaxy A8 is absolutely stunning smartphone that you must get.
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