While rumours round the approaching Galaxy Note 5 and Galaxy Edge+ area unit fully swing, Samsung has quietly launched the all-new Galaxy A8. The highlight of this all-metal smartphone is its type issue, creating it the lightest smartphone to ever come back from the corporate.
Priced at 3,199 yuan translating to close to Rs 33,000, Samsung’s Galaxy A8 can ab initio hit store shelves in Singapore and China. there’s no word on Bharat unharness however.

The smartphone is 5.9mm skinny and weighs simply five.3 oz, while it comes fitted with a 5.7-inch, 1080p show. below the hood, it’s powered by associate degree 8-core flower 615 chipset. On the camera front, one will expect a 16-megapixel f/2.2 rear snapper and a 5-megapixel f/1.9 front-facing camera.

Galaxy A8 supports 4G and conjointly comes equipped with a fingerprint scanner.

This virtually bezel-less smartphone comes with a high capability 3,050mAh battery.

We’ve antecedently seen many phones reaching to succeed slimmest type issue and therefore the A8 can contend with the likes of four.75mm Vivo X5 Georgia home boy, 4.85mm Oppo R5 and five.1mm Gionee Elife S5.1.