South Korean multinational Samsung on Thursday officially introduced the Galaxy C8 in China and added one more magnificent smartphone to their mid-range collection. After the launch of Galaxy J7 plus and Galaxy Note 8, Galaxy C8 will become the third Android phone from Samsung to exhibit rear side dual cameras. Moreover, Galaxy C8 also made the introduction of the dual cameras to the Galaxy C series. This phone’s dual camera is capable of a unique feature named “Dual Photo” which helps users to adjust the focus after the picture is taken.
The device comes with a 5.5-inch sAMOLED Full HD display touchscreen along with the premium metal body. In terms of cameras, Samsung Galaxy C8 got 13 MP camera at rear side together with an additional 5-megapixel monochrome shooter. The primary camera carries an aperture of f/1 .7, whereas the other has a f/1 .9. The cameras also support full HD video recording at 30 frames per second and a dual tone LED flash console underneath it.
Under the hood, the device got a MediaTek Helio P20 chip along with 3GB RAM. C8 boasts and internal storage of 32GB which can be expanded up to 256 GB through micro SD card. Users will also get a 4GB RAM variant of Galaxy C8 with 64 GB of internal space. Currently, Samsung Galaxy C8 is operating on Android version 7.1 Nougat out of the box. Samsung has also incorporated Galaxy C8 with their artificial intelligence assistant “Bixby”.
It also got 3,000mAh battery to power up the device along with fast charging technology(Pump Express 3.0). The connectivity unit consists of 4G LTE, Bluetooth 4.2, Wi-Fi and GPS Navigation support. On the security side of the phone, it got a fingerprint sensor embedded in its home button along with facial recognition(unfortunately not Iris scanning) for faster unlocking of the handset. Galaxy C8 will be available in colors Gold, Rose Gold, and Black. The handset will probably cost around 2000 Yen, $307 in USD(not confirmed).
[tab title=”Key Features”]- 5.5inch sAMOLED Full HD Display screen
– Octa-core 1.69GHz Processor
– 13 MP and MP rear with LED and 16 MP front camera
– Massive 3000mAh battery
– 32/64 GB Internal with 3/4 GB RAM[/tab]
[tab title=”Specifications”]Display – 1920×1080 sAMOLED Full HD touchscreen
SIM – Nano sim
Size – 5.5 inch
Weight – Not confirmed grams
Storage – 32/64 GB, Expandable up to 256 GB
RAM – 3 GB/4 GB
Front Camera – 16 Mega Pixel
Main Camera – 13 MP and 5 MP, LED flash, (f/1.9,f/1.9), Full HD recording @30fps
OS – Android 7.1
Processor – Octa-core 1.69GHz , MediaTek Helio P20
Battery – 3000 mAh Li-Ion, non-removable
Connectivity – Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, microUSB
Radio – Yes
GPS – Yes
Sensors – Accelerometer, Compass Magnetometer, Proximity sensor, Ambient light sensor