Samsung Galaxy A8 SM-A800F vs Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus

Full Comparison

Hardware

Samsung Galaxy A8 SM-A800FSamsung Galaxy A8 SM-A800FSamsung Galaxy S8 PlusSamsung Galaxy S8 Plus
Operating System
Android 5.1
Android 7.0
Cpu Speed
1.8 GHz
2.3 GHz
CPU Cores
Octa Core
Octa Core
CPU Model
Samsung Exynos 5 Octa (5430)
Samsung Exynos 9 Octa (8895)
GPU
yesYes
yesYes
GPU Model
ARM Mali-T628 MP6
ARM Mali-G71 MP20
Ram memory
2GB
4GB

Display

Samsung Galaxy A8 SM-A800FSamsung Galaxy A8 SM-A800FSamsung Galaxy S8 PlusSamsung Galaxy S8 Plus
Touchscreen
yesYes
yesYes
Colors
16M
16M
Screen size
5.7 in
6.2 in
Resolution
1080, 1920
1440, 2960
Technology
OLED (AMOLED)
OLED (AMOLED)
Pixel Density
386 ppi
529 ppi
Dual screen support
noNo
noNo
Scratch resistant display
yesYes
yesYes
HDR
noNo
yesYes

Camera

Samsung Galaxy A8 SM-A800FSamsung Galaxy A8 SM-A800FSamsung Galaxy S8 PlusSamsung Galaxy S8 Plus
Number of cameras
2
2
Primary rear resolution
16 Mpx
12 Mpx
Video recording
yesYes
yesYes
Highest video resolution
1920x1080 px
3840x2160 px
Maximum FPS at the highest resolution
30 fps
30 fps
Autofocus
yesYes
yesYes
Geo-tagging
yesYes
yesYes
LED Flash
yesYes
yesYes

Storage

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Memory card reader
yesYes
yesYes
Card Storage Max
128 GB
256 GB
Types of memory card supported
microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC

Dimensions

Samsung Galaxy A8 SM-A800FSamsung Galaxy A8 SM-A800FSamsung Galaxy S8 PlusSamsung Galaxy S8 Plus
Colour of product
Black, White
Black, Blue, Gold, Grey, Pink, Purple, Silver, Turquoise
Height
6.22 in
6.28 in
Width
3.02 in
2.89 in
Depth
0.23 in
0.32 in
Weight
0.33 lb
0.38 lb
Physical keyboard/numpad
noNo
noNo
Water resistant
noNo
yesYes
Shock resistant
noNo
noNo

Sensors

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Fingerprint
yesYes
yesYes

Navigation

Samsung Galaxy A8 SM-A800FSamsung Galaxy A8 SM-A800FSamsung Galaxy S8 PlusSamsung Galaxy S8 Plus
Built-in navigation system
yesYes
yesYes
GPS
yesYes
yesYes
A-GPS
yesYes
yesYes
GLONASS
yesYes
yesYes

Connectivity

Samsung Galaxy A8 SM-A800FSamsung Galaxy A8 SM-A800FSamsung Galaxy S8 PlusSamsung Galaxy S8 Plus
Dual sim support
yesYes
noNo
Sim Card Size
Nano-SIM
Nano-SIM
Bluetooth
yesYes
yesYes
Bluetooth Version
4.1
5.0
Bluetooth profile
A2DP, AVRCP
A2DP, AVRCP
NFC
noNo
yesYes
Connector type
USB
USB
Headphone Connection
3.5 mm
3.5 mm
USB version
2.0
3.1 (Gen 2)
Type of USB connector
Micro-USB
USB-C
USB On-The-Go (OTG)
yesYes
yesYes

Networks

Samsung Galaxy A8 SM-A800FSamsung Galaxy A8 SM-A800FSamsung Galaxy S8 PlusSamsung Galaxy S8 Plus
2G GSM
yesYes
yesYes
3G UMTS
yesYes
yesYes
HSPA+
yesYes
yesYes
HSDPA speed
42 Mbps
42 Mbps
HSUPA speed
5.76 Mbps
5.76 Mbps
4G Speed (download/upload)
300/50
1000/150
Wireless network (Wi-Fi)
yesYes
yesYes
Streaming standards
Google Cast
Google Cast, Miracast
Wireless networking standard
802.11a, 802.11ac, 802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n
802.11a, 802.11ac, 802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n

Battery

Samsung Galaxy A8 SM-A800FSamsung Galaxy A8 SM-A800FSamsung Galaxy S8 PlusSamsung Galaxy S8 Plus
Exchangeable battery
noNo
noNo
Battery Capacity
3050 mAh
3500 mAh
Talk Time 2G
17 h
24 h
Talk Time 3G
17 h
24 h
Supports fast charging
yesYes
yesYes

Voice

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Voice over LTE (VoLTE)
noNo
yesYes
Voice over WiFi (VoWiFi)
noNo
yesYes