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Samsung Galaxy A8 Smartphone and Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 is now Available in Singapore

The Samsung Galaxy A8 4G+ Smartphone has started making its appearance at telcos and mobile retailers islandwide on 1st August 2015, after which the Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 is scheduled to release on 7th August 2015. The Samsung Galaxy A8 4G+ is the thinnest full-metal Galaxy smartphone to date – 5.9mm, compared to its predecessor the Samsung Galaxy A7 at 6.3mm – and the Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 at 5.6mm.

Key Features of Samsung Galaxy A8 4G+:

  • 5.7″ Full HD Super AMOLED Display
  • 16MP rear and 5MP front camera, both with f1.9 and HDR
  • Quick Launch Camera – Take selfies and wefies, by double-tapping the home button
  • Smart Selfie – Take group photos with the Wide Selfie Mode, or take a clear selfie in high resolution with Rear-Cam Selfie Mode (downloadable from Galaxy Apps)
  • Dual SIM slots – 1 x LTE Cat 6, 1 x 2G; SIM slot can be used to put an external memory card up to 128GB

The Samsung Galaxy A8 4G+ will be available in Gold and White from 1 August 2015 at a recommended retail price of SGD698 (without contract) at local telecommunication operators, major consumer electronics stores, authorised retailers and Samsung Experience Stores.

Key Features of Samsung Galaxy Tab S2:

  • Super AMOLED with new screen options –  9.7″ and 8″ vs last year’s Samsung Galaxy Tab S 10.5″ and 8.4″
  • Reading Mode – enhance and sharpen quality of text and graphics for ebooks and magazines
  • Wifi and 4G+ LTE Cat 6 options
  • 389g for the 9.7″ and 265g for the 8″
  • compatible with the advanced Book Cover with Bluetooth Keyboard

The Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 will be available from 7 August 2015 in Black and in 32GB with microSD supporting up to 128GB. Gold will be available in August 2015. The Galaxy Tab S2 will retail at the following recommended retail prices:

  • Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 (9.7”) Wi-Fi: SGD698
  • Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 (9.7”) 4G+: SGD798
  • Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 (8.0”) Wi-Fi: SGD598
  • Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 (8.0”) 4G+: SGD698

Compatible accessories for the Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 will also be available at the following recommended retail prices:

  • Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 (9.7”) Book Cover with Bluetooth Keyboard: SGD228 in Black and White
  • Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 (9.7”) Book Cover: SGD98 in Black, Red, Gold, Mint and White
  • Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 (8.0”) Book Cover: SGD78 in Black, Red, Gold, Mint and White
  • Samsung Multimedia Dock for Tablet: SGD168

The Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 will be available at local telecommunication operators, major consumer electronics stores, authorised retailers and Samsung Experience Stores.

Should you decide to get either of these devices, you’ll also be entitled to some really fun tie-in promotions – thanks to the Samsung Galaxy Life app. These include free upsizes and discounts on F&B such as at Pelican Pizza and 25 Gram, as well as, discounts on lifestyle privileges at places such as Freeing SG, D’Resort and Chez Vous.

About Danish Lukawski

I'm Dan! A founder, marketing technologist and educator. Founded #DANamicORG, and part of the #eGTV crew.

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