The Samsung Galaxy J8 is now official in the Philippines. Priced at PHP15,990, the handset features a large AMOLED display and dual cameras.
Samsung Galaxy J8 Philippines
Samsung’s J-series have always had a place within the top ten popular midrange smartphones list. Recently, the company announced a promising new contender in the local market.
The Samsung Galaxy J8 was announced in the Philippines and it comes with a 6-inch Super AMOLED display with a 1480 x 720 resolution, and an 18.5:9 ratio.
Inside, the handset is powered by a 1.8GHz octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 450, paired with 3GB RAM and 32GB of expandable storage. It also has a 3,500 mah battery.
As for the cameras, the Galaxy J8 has a 16MP + 5MP dual shooters at the back, and a 16MP sensor for selfies. The phone also sports a rear-mounted fingerprint sensor, face unlock, a headphone jack, and Samsung Experience OS on top of Android Oreo.
The Samsung Galaxy J8 will have a price of PHP15,990. It will be available in Samsung authorized stores and partner retailers nationwide starting August 4, 2018.
Pre-order period starts on July 21, 2018. Those who pre-orders the unit will get aa PHP1,000 cash back, together with a free screen protector, a screen insurance policy, and a JBL Clip Bluetooth speaker.
Samsung Galaxy J8 2018 specs:
- 6-inch HD+ Super AMOLED Display (1480 x 720, 293 ppi)
- 18.5:9 Aspect Ratio
- 1.8 GHz Octa-Core Qualcomm Snapdragon 450 Processor
- 3GB RAM
- 32GB Storage +microSD up to 256GB
- 16MP (f/1.7) + 5MP (f/1.9) Dual Rear Cameras, LED flash
- 16MP Front Camera, f/1.9, LED flash
- Dual Nano SIM
- 4G LTE
- WiFi 802.11 b/g/n
- Bluetooth v4.2
- GPS, GLONASS, Beidou
- FM Radio
- MicroUSB Port
- 3.5mm Headphone Jack
- Fingerprint Sensor, Face Unlock
- Android 8.0 Oreo
- Dimensions: 159.2 x 75.7 x 8.2, 177 g
- Colors: Black, Purple, Gold
- 3,500 mAh Battery