Samsung Galaxy A8 VS. Samsung Galaxy S8

                         

Bottom line: Which one is better?

Bottom line: Samsung Galaxy S8 is better.

In this review, Samsung Galaxy S8 is better when we compare galaxy A8 vs S8 because it has faster CPU speed, higher pixel density, bigger screen size, higher resolution, faster downloads, built-in optical image stabilization, is lighter and slimmer.

Samsung Galaxy A8 2018 vs Samsung Galaxy S8: DESIGN

The following is design review of Samsung A8 vs S8;

Thickness; Samsung A8 is 8.4mm while Samsung S8 is 8.0mm

Width; Samsung A8 is 70.6mm while Samsung S8 is 68.1mm

Weight; Samsung A8 is 172g whereas Samsung S8 is 155g.

Resistance; both phones are dustproof and water-resistant.

Height; Samsung A8 is 149.2mm whereas Samsung S8 is 148.9mm

Bottom line: Samsung S8 is better.

Samsung Galaxy A8 2018 vs Samsung Galaxy S8: DISPLAY

In terms of display we have the following review of S8 vs A8;

Display type; the two phones have super AMOLED.

Bazelless display; the two phones have bazelless display.

Pixel density; Samsung A8 has 441ppi whereas Samsung S8 has 568ppi.

Screen protection; both phones have screen protections. Samsung S8 has Corning Gorilla Glass v5.

Screen size; Samsung A8 is 5.6” whereas Samsung S8 is 5.8”

Screen resolution; Samsung A8 has 1080 x 2220px whereas Samsung S8 has 1440 x 2960px

Touch screen; each phone has capacitive touchscreen and multi-touch.

Bottom line: Samsung S8 is better.

Samsung Galaxy A8 2018 vs Samsung Galaxy S8:  HARDWARE & PERFORMANCE

Below is the review of Samsung S8 vs A8 in terms of hardware and performance;

Chipset; Samsung A8 has Samsung Exynos 7 Octa 7885 whereas Samsung S8 has Samsung Exynos 9 Octa 8895.

Processor; Samsung A8 has Octa-core (2.2GHz, Dual-core + 1.6GHz, Hexa-core whereas Samsung S8 has Octa-core 92.3GHz, Quad-core, M2 Mongoose + 1.7GHzx, Quad-core, Cortex A53).

Architecture; each phone has 64 bit.

RAM; each phone has 4GB.

Internal storage; Samsung A8 has 32GB while Samsung S8 has 64GB.

Expandable memory; each phone has up to 256GB.

USB OTG support; the two phones support USB OTG.

Bottom line: Samsung S8 is better.

Samsung Galaxy A8 2018 vs Samsung Galaxy S8: CAMERA

Features; Samsung A8 has digital zoom, auto flash, face detection and touch to focus whereas Samsung S8 has wide angle selfie.

Image resolution; Samsung A8 has 4920 x 3264px while Samsung S8 has 4000 x 3000px

Autofocus; the two phones have autofocus.

Shooting modes; the two phones have continuous shooting and HDR.

Resolution (front camera); Samsung A8 has 16MP + 8MP dual front cameras while Samsung S8 has 8MP.

Physical aperture; Samsung A8 has F1.9 whereas Samsung S8 has F1.7

Flash; Samsung A8 has LED whereas Samsung S8 has screen.

Video recording; Samsung A8 has 1920x1080fps whereas Samsung S8 has 1920×1080 @ 30fps.

Bottom line: Samsung A8 is better.

Samsung Galaxy A8 2018 vs Samsung Galaxy S8: MULTIMEDIA

Loudspeaker; both phones have loudspeakers.

Radio; Samsung A8 has FM radio.

Audio jack; each phone has 3.5mm.

Bottom line: Samsung A8 is better.

Samsung Galaxy A8 2018 vs Samsung Galaxy S8: BATTERY

Capacity; each phone has 3000mAh

Charging; both phones support quick charge. Samsung A8 has fast charge.

Bottom line: Samsung A8 is better.

Samsung Galaxy A8 2018 vs Samsung Galaxy S8: CONNDECTIVITY & FEATURES

Wi-Fi; Samsung A8 has 802.11 a/ac/b/g/n/n 5GHz Wi-Fi Direct, Mobile Hotspot whereas Samsung S8 has 802.11 a/ac/b/g/n/n 5GHz, MIMO Mobile Hotspot.

Bluetooth; both phones have 5.0

Volte; both phones have volte.

NFC; the two phones have NFC

GPPS; both phones have GPS with A-GPS, Glonass.

Sensors; the two phones have Light, Proximity, Accelerometer, Fingerprint, Barometer, Compass and Gyro. Samsung A8 has rgbw.

Bottom line: the two phones are the same.

Conclusion

Samsung S8 is a better phone in this review of A8 vs S8 as it supersedes Samsung A8 in most of the features.