Compare Samsung Galaxy A8 Plus (2018) Vs OnePlus 5

Should you buy Samsung Galaxy A8 Plus (2018) or OnePlus 5? Well, your search ends here. Find out which mobile phone is best for you - Compare the two models on the basis of their Price in India, Body, Display, Storage, Connectivity, Camera, and Performance. Samsung Galaxy A8 Plus (2018) starts at ₹ 27,999 and OnePlus 5 starts at ₹ 25,999.

Samsung Galaxy A8 Plus (2018) has screen size of 6.0 inches and OnePlus 5 has screen size of 5.5 inches . Samsung Galaxy A8 Plus (2018) comes up with internal storage of 64 GB and RAM of 6 GB . OnePlus 5 comes up with internal storage of 128 GB and RAM of 8 GB . Coming to the Camera, Former has primary camera of 16 MP Camera and front camera of 16 MP + 8 MP Dual Selfie Camera whereas latter has primary camera of 16 MP + 20 MP Dual Camera and front camera of 16 MP Camera.

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Samsung Galaxy A8 Plus (2018) Vs OnePlus 5

SpecificationsSamsung Galaxy A8 Plus (2018)OnePlus 5
OS Android OS, v7.1.1 (Nougat) Android OS, v7.1.1 (Nougat)
Screen Size 6.0 inches 5.5 inches
Chipset Exynos 7885 Qualcomm MSM8998 Snapdragon 835
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Summary
Specs Score7070
OS Android OS, v7.1.1 (Nougat) Android OS, v7.1.1 (Nougat)
Screen Size 6.0 inches 5.5 inches
Chipset Exynos 7885 Qualcomm MSM8998 Snapdragon 835
GENERAL
Device type Phablet Smartphone
Operating System Android OS, v7.1.1 (Nougat) Android OS, v7.1.1 (Nougat)
Sim Dual Sim Dual Sim (Nano + Nano)
DESIGN
Height 159.9 mm154.2 mm
Thickness 8.3 mm 7.25 mm
Weight 191 g 153 g
Width 75.7 mm74.1 mm
DISPLAY
Form Factor Touch Touch
Screen resolution 1080 x 2220 pixels 1080 x 1920 pixels
Screen size 6.0 inches 5.5 inches
Technology Super AMOLED Optic AMOLED, Corning Gorilla Glass 5
Touchscreen Capacitive Touchscreen Capacitive Touchscreen
PERFORMANCE
Call Records Unlimited Unlimited
Card Slot microSD Card
Chipset Exynos 7885 Qualcomm MSM8998 Snapdragon 835
CPU Octa Core (2.2GHz Dual + 1.6GHz Hexa) Octa Core (4x2.45 GHz Kryo & 4x1.9 GHz Kryo)
External Storage Up to 256 GB No
GPU Mali-G71 Adreno 540
Messaging SMS, MMS, Email, Push Mail, IM, RSS SMS, MMS, Email, IM, Push Email
Phonebook Unlimited Unlimited
CAMERA
Camera Features HDR HDR, 4K Video recording
Front Camera 16 MP + 8 MP Dual Selfie Camera16 MP Camera
Primary camera 16 MP Camera16 MP + 20 MP Dual Camera
Video Recording Yes 2160p@30fps, 1080p@30/60fps, 720p@30/120fps
MULTIMEDIA
Audio Jack 3.5mm Audio Jack 3.5mm Audio Jack
Audio Player MP3, AMR-NB, AMR-WB, AAC, AAC+, eAAC+, WMA, Vorbis, FLAC MP3, AAC, AMR, OGG, M4A, MID, WMA, FLAC, APE, AAC, WAV
FM Radio YesNo
Games YesYes
Speakers YesYes
Video Player MP4, M4V, 3GP, 3G2, WMV, ASF, AVI, FLV, MKV, WEBM MP4, H.263, H.264, RMVB, FLV720P
BATTERY
Capacity Non-removable Li-Ion 3500 mAh battery Non-removable Li-Po 3300 mAh battery
CONNECTIVITY
Bluetooth v5.0, LE 5.0, A2DP, LE, aptX HD
Browser HTML5 HTML5
Edge YesYes
GPRS YesYes
GPS Facility with A-GPS with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS
USB USB Type-C v2.0, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector
WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, dual-band, WiFi Direct, hotspot Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Wi-Fi Direct, DLNA, hotspot
NETWORK SUPPORT
2G YesYes
3G YesYes
4G YesYes
5G YesYes
MORE FEATURES
Fingerprint Sensor YesYes, Front
Quick Charging YesYes
Sensors Fingerprint Sensor, Quick Charging, NFC, Water Proof, Dust Proof Fingerprint Sensor, NFC, Quick Charging
Pros and Cons
Pros
  • Good selfie camera
  • Vivid display
  • Powerful Performance
  • Magnificent display
  • Decent camera capabilities
  • Snappy overall performance
Cons
  • No dedicated microSD card
  • Rear camera performance could have been better
  • Battery performance could have been better
  • It is not water resistant like other flagship models
  • There's no OIS

User Reviews

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Ramesh Suresh

Posted on : 11th September 2022

Amazing. After seeing specifications surprised that it supports 5G.

Amazing. After seeing specifications surprised that it supports 5G. It's launched seen in 2017 and from that time also it's support 5G, really appreciate that it's can support to feature technologies. Nice Phone.

Detailed Comparison of Samsung Galaxy A8 Plus (2018) vs OnePlus 5

Design Comparison: Samsung Galaxy A8 Plus (2018) vs OnePlus 5

Samsung Galaxy A8 Plus (2018) comes up with a weight of 191 g whereas OnePlus 5 weights around 153 g . Thickness of Samsung Galaxy A8 Plus (2018) is 8.3 mm and the thickness of other mobiles is 7.25 mm.

Camera Comparison: Samsung Galaxy A8 Plus (2018) vs OnePlus 5

Samsung Galaxy A8 Plus (2018) comes up with primary camera of 16 MP Camera whereas OnePlus 5 comes up with 16 MP + 20 MP Dual Camera. Some of the Camera Features for both the mobiles include HDR .

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FAQs

Q. Which phone has bigger screen size, Samsung Galaxy A8 Plus or OnePlus 5?

Samsung Galaxy A8 Plus is bigger with 6.0 inches screen than OnePlus 5 that has 5.5 inches screen.

Q. What are some of the best alternatives available for Samsung Galaxy A8 Plus in the market?

Best alternatives available for Samsung Galaxy A8 Plus are: iQOO Neo 6, Vivo V17 Pro, Vivo V15.