Samsung Galaxy On8 Smartphone Priced at Rs 16,990 Launched in India; Sale Starts on August 6 via Flipkart
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The South Korean smartphone manufacturer Samsung introduced a new Galaxy On8 phone in India. The latest additions to the On series will be available on Flipkart starting from August 6. Priced at Rs 16,990, the mid-budget device sports a 6-inch super AMOLED Infinity display giving the user more immersive viewing experience. Along with that, the Galaxy On8 smartphone also has unique features like Chat Over Video, My Galaxy Video and Live Stickers. Huawei Nova 3 & Nova 3i Smartphones Sale Starts August 7 Exclusively on Amazon.

Coming to the specifications, the device is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 450 octa-core processor clocked at 1.8 GHz combined with 4 GB of RAM. Whereas in the storage department, the phone has 64 GB of onboard storage expandable up to 256 GB through a dedicated micro SD slot. The smartphone also features a 3,500 mAh battery. Samsung Takes the Lead in the Global Smartphone Market As Huawei Steps Up Above Apple.

On the optics side, the Galaxy On8 offers a dual camera setup of 16MP + 5MP sensors set at f/1.7 aperture and f/1.9 aperture respectively. Whereas, at the front, it flaunts a 16MP camera for selfies and video-calling utilities. Aided with AI enhancement, the camera showcases various modes like Live Focus, Background Blur Shape, Portrait Dolly and Portrait Backdrop. Fortnite Game Could Be Launched Alongside Samsung Galaxy Note 9 Smartphone on August 9.

Finally, at the software end, the device runs on the latest Android Oreo 8.1 OS. As mentioned above, Samsung’s unique ‘Samsung Mall’ feature comes pre-loaded on the smartphone. This feature allows users to shop on e-commerce websites by merely clicking a picture of the desired product.