The new Samsung Galaxy A8 is now official. After many leaks in recent months, the new device of the South Korean firm has come to light though the launch -for the moment- will be restricted to the Chinese market.

As reported by the company, this new phone is thinner than those made so far by the mark, with only 5.9 millimeters thick; Galaxy S6 reaches 6.8 mm, a figure to get an inkling of what was achieved. Its weight, yes, is 151 grams, slightly heavier than the top model of the South Korean firm.

With a slim and elegant design, Samsung has introduced the new Galaxy A8 in China. As indicated is the thinnest phone to date there is 5.9 mm thick. This mobile is a continuation of the concept of the “Galaxy A” line that has brought very good teams in recent months with metallic finishes and attractive appearances.

The Galaxy A8 comes equipped with features to negligible that could be summarized as follows:

  • 5.7 inch screen with 1080p resolution.
  • 2GB of RAM.
  • 16MP rear camera.
  • 615 Snapdragon processor.
  • 3050 mAh battery.
  • Fingerprint reader.
  • Starting price is $515.

No availability date information outside China, but surely will soon come to other countries, especially with the early arrival of the Galaxy Note 5.

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