Samsung Galaxy On8 (2018) has been officially launched in India. Priced at INR 16,990, the smartphone will be available for purchase exclusively through Flipkart and Samsung’s online store, from August 6 and onwards. Launch offers for the handset include no-cost EMIs as well as special data schemes. The device is offered in Black and Blue colour options.
Key specifications on the Galaxy On8 (2018) include a 6-inch HD+ AMOLED Infinity Display having an aspect ratio of 18:5:9. Under the hood, the smartphone gets powered by Snapdragon 450 processor bundled with 4GB of RAM and 64GB of built-in storage. The handset also offers storage expandability upto 256GB via microSD slot.
In the photography department, the Galaxy On8 gets a 16MP+5MP dual-lens primary camera with LED flash. The company is also touting features such as AI, Live Focus, Portrait Dolly, Portrait Backdrop, and Background blur shape. For selfies, the handset gets a 16MP front-facing shooter with f/1.9 aperture. Another highlight of the Galaxy On8 (2018) is the Chat Over Video feature that allows users to chat while watching a video.
As far as OS goes, the device runs Android 8.0 Oreo with Samsung Experience UX on top. Juicing up the smartphone is a 3500mAh battery. Connectivity options on the handset include dual-SIM Nano slots, 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS/A-GPS, microUSB port, as well as 3.5mm jack.