Samsung Galaxy On8

After launching the Galaxy On7, Samsung today announced the launch of its successor, the Galaxy On8 in India. The device has been priced at Rs. 15,900 and will go on sale from October 2. The device will be exclusively sold by Flipkart as part of its Big Billion Days sale. The device will be available in Black, Gold and White color options.

Samsung Galaxy On8 Specs

Key SpecsSamsung Galaxy On8
Display5.5 inch Super AMOLED
Screen ResolutionFull HD 1920x1080 pixels
Operating SystemAndroid 6.0 Marshmallow
Processor Octa core 1.6 GHz
ChipsetExynos 7580
Memory3 GB
Inbuilt Storage 16 GB
Storage UpgradeYes
Primary Camera13 MP with f/1.9 aperture and LED flash
Video recording1080 @ 30 FPS
Secondary Camera5 MP
Battery 3300 mAh
Fingerprint SensorNo
NFCNo
4G readyYes
VoLTEYes
SIM card typeDual SIM, micro+micro
WaterproofNo
Weight169 GMs
Price Rs. 15,900

The Samsung Galaxy On8 runs on Android 6.0 Marshmallow. The device features a 5.5 inch full HD SUPER AMOLED display with a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. The device comes with a pixel density of ~401 ppi.

The Samsung Galaxy On8 is powered by an Octa core 1.6 GHz Exynos 7580 processor clubbed with 3 GB RAM and 16 GB of internal storage that can be further expanded up to 128 GB via microSD card.

Samsung Galaxy On8

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Commenting on the launch, Manu Sharma, Vice President, Mobile Business, Samsung India said, “The Galaxy On8 is the perfect smartphone for consumers seeking an optimal mix of style, portability and powerful performance. The device not only looks stylish but also packs a punch with a superior consumer experience with powerful processor and vivid display. We are extremely pleased to announce the new Galaxy On8 exclusively on Flipart’s Big Billion Day Sale.”

The Samsung Galaxy On8 features a 13 megapixel primary autofocus camera with f/1.9 aperture and LED flash. On the front, the device sports a 5 MP secondary camera for selfies.

Like other recent Samsung devices, the Galaxy On8 comes with UDS (Ultra Data Saving) mode and S bike

The device weighs 169 grams and measures 151.7 x 76 x 7.8 mm. It is powered by a 3,300 mAh battery. Connectivity options on the device include 4G with VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, GPS, Bluetooth and USB.

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Pricing and Availability

The Samsung Galaxy On8 has been priced at Rs. 15,900 and will be sold exclusively by Flipkart. The device will be available in Black, White and Gold color options starting from October 2. The launch of the device will coincide with Flipkart’s Big Billion Day sale.

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