The official announcement of a mid-level Samsung Galaxy A8s smartphone was just recently held, The main feature of the phone was its display, which occupies more than 92% of the area on the front. It has a hole on the display for the front camera located in the upper left corner. During the presentation, the manufacturer did not mention the cost of this phone, but today, when this device went on sale, this information became known to all.
Samsung Galaxy A8s smartphone has a 6.4-inch Super AMOLED-screen with a resolution of 2340 by 1080 pixels (FHD +), an eight-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 710 processor with a clock frequency of 2.2 GHz, Adreno 616 graphics, a triple main camera (24 MP + 10 MP + 5 megapixel) and 24 megapixel front camera, as well as a 3300mAh rechargeable battery with support for fast charging. You can buy the device in two versions.
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So, in particular, the Samsung Galaxy A8s smartphone is now available for pre-orders in China in the basic version with 6 GB of RAM and 128 GB of storage memory for 3000 yuan (about $450). Also in the near future, a model with 8 GB of RAM and 128 GB of ROM should arrive at the store shelves, which will cost about 3,500 yuan (about $500). The mobile device is available for purchase in silver, green and blue colors.
The model with 8/128 GB will be available for purchase in January, when its exact price will be announced. Users in the Weibo social network immediately after the announcement of the cost of the Samsung Galaxy A8s began to discuss it. As a result, the overwhelming majority of users came to the conclusion that the price tag of this phone was greatly overestimated, because its camera cannot boast of anything special except the second lens, and there is a fingerprint scanner on the back of the phone, although in Chinese phones for a similar amount of money it is built into the display.