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Samsung S8 Active Review, Specs and price

Samsung Galaxy S8 active key specs
Screen Size 5.80-inch
Resolution 1440×2560 pixels
Weight: 208.1 g
RAM 4 GB
Storage 64 GB
Processor 2.35 GHz octa-core
– IP68 certified – dust/water proof (up to 1.5m for 30 mins)
Rear Camera 12-megapixel
Front Camera 8-megapixel
4G LTE: yes
Sim: Nano-SIM
OS: Android 7.0, Touchwiziz
Battery: 4000mAh non-removable.

Design and Display
Samsung Galaxy S8 Active is a rough and tough device.The design is shatter, dust and waterproof, which already says plenty about the build quality of this device. Another major design change that you’ll notice is the absence of Infinity display, which was essential to support its military grade toughness.Samsung Galaxy S8 Active

The Samsung Galaxy S8 Active measures 151.9 x 74.9 x 9.9mm and weighs 208.1g, while the standard Galaxy S8 measures 148.9 x 68.1 x 8.0mm and weighs 155g, meaning the Active model is larger, thicker and heavier.

The Samsung galaxy S8 Active’s 5.8-inch touchscreen shares the same characteristic blacks, wide viewing angles, and vibrant colors as the Galaxy S8.Samsung Galaxy S8 Active

It carries the same HDR Premium certification too, which means greater color volume for high-dynamic range (HDR) content. But the S8 Active’s screen is flat instead of curved, and it’s a little less crisp at a resolution of 2,560 x 1,440 pixels and pixel density of 506 compared to the S8’s 2,960 x 1,440 pixels and ppi of 570.

Camera
On the rear you will find a 12-megapixel Dual Pixel camera with an f/1.7 aperture, phase detection autofocus and optical image stabilisation, along with an LED flash.Samsung Galaxy S8 Active

Meanwhile, the front camera has an 8-megapixel sensor with an f/1.7 aperture, autofocus and iris scanning capabilities. The rear snapper is capable of 4K video recording, while the front offers 1080p.

Hardware and processor
It is not surprising to see the Samsung Galaxy s8 Active packing an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 processor. The 64-bit CPU combines with an Adreno 540 graphics solution, a good sign for gaming performance. Onboard storage is 64 GB and is expandable up to 256 GB.

The S8 Active runs Samsung’s familiar TouchWiz interface, a skin on top of Android 7.1 Nougat. It’s pretty much unchanged from the version on the Galaxy S8.

Resistance
With Samsung’s most resilient phone yet, you can run in the rain, play in the mud, spill on it, splash it, dunk it, then wipe it off and keep going.Samsung Galaxy S8 Active

The IP68 dust and water resistance ingress Protection rating means your phone is completely protected against dust, and it is water-resistant in up to 5 feet of water for up to 30 minutes.

Battery and charging
Samsung Galaxy S8 active comes with a 4000mAh battery, Charge your Galaxy S8 Active wirelessly with wireless charge. Samsung Galaxy S8 ActiveWhich is fast and obviously the best way to charge it.

Fingerprint
The Samsung Galaxy S8 active comes with a fingerprint at back, which is next to the camera.

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Price and click to purchase
Nigeria- (jumia) / Nigeria- 140,000-228,000 (Konga)(S8)
Ghana- (jumia)
Kenya- (jumia)
Cameroon- (jumia)

Note: phones price are not constant i.e they may change.

Samsung galaxy S8 active Full specification


Network
Sim: Nano-SIM


Body
Dimension: 151.9 x 74.9 x 9.9 mm
Weight: 208.1 g
Keyboard: touchscreen, with multi touch
Colours: Meteor Gray, Tungsten Gold
Cover: Aluminum frame, corner bumpers, plastic back


Display
Screen size: 5.8 inches
Resolution: 1440 x 2960 pixels, (~568 ppi density)
Protection: Corning Gorilla Glass 5
Type: Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
– HDR10 compliant
– 3D Touch (home button only)
– Always-on display


Memory
RAM: 4GB
Storage: 64GB with Micro-SD up to 256GB


Processor
Chipset: Qualcomm MSM8998 Snapdragon 835
CPU: Octa-core (4×2.35 GHz Kryo & 4×1.9 GHz Kryo)
GPU: Adreno 540
Os: Android 7.0 (Nougat), planned upgrade to Android 8.0 (Oreo)


Audio
Alert types: Vibration; MP3, WAV ringtones
Loudspeaker: yes
Audio port: 3.5mm jack
FM radio: No


Connectivity
WLAN: Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
Bluetooth: 5.1, A2DP, LE, aptX
GPS: Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS
NFC: Yes
USB: Type-C 1.0 reversible connector


Camera
Primary Camera: 12 MP
Features: Dual Pixel PDAF), phase detection autofocus, OIS, LED flash, geo-tagging, simultaneous 4K video and 9MP image recording, touch focus, face/smile detection, Auto HDR, panorama
Video: 2160p@30fps, 1080p@60fps, 720p@240fps, HDR, dual-video rec.
Secondary: 8 MP, autofocus, 1440p@30fps, dual video call, Auto HDR


Battery
Capacity: 4000mAh
Talk time: Up to 32 h
Standby: Up to 120 h (3G)
Music playback: Up to 113 h
Charging: wireless and fast charging


Other features
Sensors: Iris scanner, fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer, heart rate
Messaging: SMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Email, IM
Browser: HTML5
Java: No
Resistant: It’s both resistant to water and dust


Miscellaneous
– Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
– Samsung DeX (desktop experience support)
– Fast battery charging (Quick Charge 2.0)
– PMA wireless charging
– ANT+ support
– S-Voice natural language commands and dictation
– MP4/DivX/XviD/H.265 player
– MP3/WAV/eAAC+/FLAC player
– Photo/video editor
– Document editor


Note: you might be required to download some of this features under miscellaneous.

Price and click to purchase
Nigeria- (jumia) / Nigeria- 140,000-228,000 (Konga)(S8)
Ghana- (jumia)
Kenya- (jumia)
Cameroon- (jumia)

Note: phones price are not constant i.e they may change.

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