Both handsets will go on sale in the country starting May 22 and will be available only via Paytm Mall, Samsung India E-Store, and Amazon India online and via Samsung retail stores offline. "We are also introducing a new youthful and vibrant blue color that shows that we listen to our young consumers who constantly seek stylish designs", said Mohandeep Singh, Senior Vice President, Mobile Business, Samsung India.
Available in a handsome Burgundy Red shade, as well as Midnight Black, the Galaxy S Light Luxury even comes with the same free AKG-tuned earphones as the Galaxy S8. Galaxy J8 will be available from July 2018 onwards. Consumers buying Galaxy J8 and J6 through ICICI Bank credit and debit cards or Paytm will get an additional cashback of Rs 1,500 as part of the launch offers. Samsung is also throwing in a free screen replacement for early adopters should they have an accident with their device down the line. The phone runs on Android 8.0 Oreo. This one starts out at 64GB of storage (with microSD) as well, still offering Android Oreo and 4GB of RAM. The smaller Galaxy A6 is powered by a 3,000mAh battery while the Galaxy A6+ has a 3,500mAh battery.
On the optics front, the Galaxy J6 ships with a 13-megapixel camera on the rear with f/1.9 aperture and LED flash, and an 8-megapixel front camera with f/1.9 aperture and LED flash. It also comprises of the fingerprint sensor and iris recognition for unlocking the phone.
That includes the "Infinity Display" with the 18.5:9 aspect ratio, though this time it has an 2220×1080 resolution, down from the 2960×1440 display on the Galaxy S8. It is powered by the Snapdragon 450 SoC with 4GB of RAM and 64GB of internal storage ( supports external storage up to 256GB via microSD card). The dual-SIM J6 has a 3,000mAh battery.
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The Galaxy J6, on the other hand, has a 5.6-inch 720p+ Super AMOLED display and is powered by an Exynos 7 Series processor with 4GB RAM and up to 64GB storage which is expandable by up to 256GB via a micro-SD card.
Galaxy A6+ has a 24MP front shooter, while both Galaxy A6 and J8 sport a 16 MP front camera.
Samsung Galaxy A6 has a metal unibody construction with 5.6-inch HD+ Super AMOLED display. These hit similar beats to the J6 and J8, with the A6 Plus being bigger, housing a larger battery, and including dual cameras. Unlike the J6, the J8 comes in just one 4GB RAM + 64GB storage variant with expandable memory of up to 256GB. On the camera front, the Galaxy J6 comes with a 13MP rear camera with f/1.9 aperture while the bigger J8 has a dual-lens setup with a 16MP primary sensor with f/1.7 aperture and a 5MP secondary sensor with f/1.9 aperture.
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