Samsung Galaxy A8s Specifications, Infinity-O Display Design Spotted
Samsung will soon launch its Galaxy A8s smartphone. It is expected to be the first handset from the company to own Infinity-O display. The design of the upcoming handset has a small circular cutout for the selfie camera.
Additionally, the specifications of the smartphone also suggest that Samsung may launch the handset in January 2019.
As per a report in German site AllAboutSamsung, the Samsung Galaxy A8s sports a 6.39-inch display with full-HD+ resolution. The users can expect an LCD display in the handset. The smartphone packs a 3,400mAh battery with USB Type-C support. The report claims that the Galaxy A8s is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 710 SoC, paired with 6GB of LPDDR4 RAM. Furthermore, the user will enjoy 128GB of inbuilt storage. It is expandable via microSD card (up to 512GB).
Samsung Galaxy A8s Camera
In terms of cameras, the Samsung Galaxy A8s bears 24-megapixel, 5-megapixel, and 10-megapixel sensors at the back. Towards the front, the handset will have a 24-megapixel sensor. The display hole will have sensors placed. The size of the hole is 6.7mm. In terms of dimensions, the smartphone measures 159.11×74.88×7.38mm. The report claims that the smartphone will launch in January in a Black-Grey gradient color option.
As per a tweet by SamsungMobile.News, the cutout of Samsung Galaxy A8s front camera is 6.7mm in size. It also hints that the upcoming Samsung Galaxy S10 will adopt the Infinity-O display. However, it will do so with a 2mm to 3mm smaller cutout. It is, not clear which Galaxy S10 variant will sport the Infinity-O display.
Meanwhile, noted tipster Ice Universe has leaked an alleged screen protector of the Galaxy A8s. The leaked image showcases an in-screen cutout in the upper left corner of the display. The tipster has also claimed that the Samsung Galaxy A8s will launch in December this year itself.
Samsung Galaxy A8s Display
As per Samsung ’s new display plans, the Infinity-O type display will feature the hole design. Meanwhile, Chinese mobile maker Huawei will compete with Samsung by the launch of a new smartphone with the same design as the much rumored Galaxy A8s.