Samsung launches the Galaxy On8 with superior viewing experience; Exclusively available on Flipkart

·         Expansive Viewing experience with Full HD sAMOLED Screen
·         Apt for multitasking and users seeking an all-round performance from their smartphones

Bangalore, September 27,  2016: Samsung India today announced the launch of Galaxy On8, which will be sold online through Flipkart as part of their Big Billion Day sales celebrations  from 2nd October 2016 23:59 hours. The 4G and VOLTE-enabled smartphone is packed with a host of India specific features which will take the smartphone experience to the next level. The Galaxy On8 combines premium design and powerful performance with ultimate convenience and style.

Samsung launches the Galaxy On8 with superior viewing experience; Exclusively available on Flipkart

Samsung launches the Galaxy On8 with superior viewing experience; Exclusively available on Flipkart

Samsung launches the Galaxy On8 with superior viewing experience; Exclusively available on Flipkart

The Galaxy On8 offers a richer viewing experience with a bright 5.5” Full HD sAMOLED display. The stylish new smartphone boasts a premium design with a diamond cut metal frame. The device is also loaded with a powerful 3GB RAM and 1.6 Ghz Octa Core processor for a blazing fast experience. The device is preloaded with the two ‘Make for India’ initiatives UDS (ultra data saving) and S bike for a richer consumer experience.

Mr. Manu Sharma, Vice President, Mobile Business, Samsung India Electronics, said, “The Galaxy On8 is the perfect smartphone for consumers seeking an optimal mix of style, portability and powerful performance. The device not only looks stylish but also packs a punch with a superior consumer experience with powerful processor and vivid display. We are extremely pleased to announce the new Galaxy On8 exclusively on Flipart’s Big Billion Day Sale. ”

Mr. Ajay Yadav, VP - Mobiles at Flipkart said, "The On Series which first launched on Flipkart with the On5 and On7 has done extremely well. The On8 is a power packed addition of Samsungs exclusive portfolio on Flipkart. This is one of our hero offerings in the smartphones category for the Big Billion Days and we firmly believe it will be a massive hit with the consumers. We are committed to bringing the best offerings in smartphones and our growing partnership with Samsung is a testament to that.” He added, "To give a further fillip to take Samsung Galaxy On8  to the masses, Flipkart has come up with several consumer friendly financing options such as no cost EMI and product exchange. Thereby, making technology affordable and the purchase process simpler." 

Superior Viewing Experience
The device comes with a large Full HD, 5.5” sAMOLED display for a richer viewing experience. Users can be assured of an engaging and enriching experience, whether one is browsing through photos, watching a video or surfing the web at blazing fast 4G speeds. Vibrant colors with an excellent contrast ratio(100,000:1) and larger display in the Galaxy On8, brings life to any content and enhances the viewing pleasure by producing superior imagery.

Stunning & elegant design
Samsung Galaxy On8 sports a stylish diamond cut metal frame. The back panel has a brushed metal finish to further enhance the elegant design. At 7.8mm slimness, the Galaxy On8  is an ergonomic design which gives a better grip to the consumer.

Advance Performance
Galaxy On8 is powered by a 1.6 Ghz Octa Core Processor with a 3GB RAM. This ensures that the smartphones handle day-to-day tasks with ease, for smoother and a seamless multitasking. The device offers an internal storage space of 16GB expandable upto 128GB and a powerful 3300 mAH battery, for an uninterrupted usage. The Galaxy On8 also sports a dual SIM functionality with a separate slot for memory card.

Superior Low Light Imaging
The Galaxy On8 comes with a f1.9 aperture in both front and rear cameras that deliver brighter images in low light conditions. The rear camera is a 13 mega-pixel shooter to capture high quality, crisp and detailed photographs. The devices also feature a front LED flash with a 5 mega-pixel front camera which along with f1.9 aperture will cater to all Selfie enthusiasts.  The front camera also incorporates features such as Palm Gesture selfie, Wide angle selfie and Beautifying effects

Price and Availability
Galaxy On8 will be available in Gold, Black and White colours and the product will go on sale on from 2nd Oct, 2016 at an attractive price of INR 15,900/-

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Samsung GALAXY On8 Product Specifications

GALAXY On8 Specifications
1.6GHz Octa-Core Processor
5.5" Full HD sAMOLED
Android (Marshmallow)
Rear: 13MP(f1.9) AF with LED Flash
Front: 5MP(f1.9) with LED Flash
Camera Features
Wide Selfie, Beauty Face Feature
Accelerometer, Light Sensor ,Proximity Sensor 
3GB RAM+ 16GB Internal Memory + micro SD slot (up to 128GB)
151.7 x 76.0 x 7.8mm 169 g

3,300 mAh
Dual Sim
2 Micro SIM slots + Separate SD card slot
Form Factor
Brushed Metal back, Metal Frame