The best deals on Galaxy A8 in Canada

Looking for the best deals on Galaxy A8? You’ve come to the right place. Finding a good deal on a device you want is not easy. There’s multiple things to consider - upfront payment vs monthly installments, BYOD vs device financing, to 5G or not to 5G and which carrier and data amount to choose. And all this also depends upon which province you live in.

To make this choice easy for you, we have taken a detailed look, not just at the specs, reviews and pro and cons of the Galaxy A8 but also at all the deals currently on offer for Galaxy A8 in Canada to help you make the most informed decision.


Screen Size: 5.6"
Screen Resolution: 1080 x 2220
Camera: 16MP camera on the back, with 16MP and 8MP front-facing cameras
Operating System: Android
RAM memory: 4 GB


The Galaxy A8 was one of Samsung's more well-rounded phones. Although it's still a decent choice today, it feels greatly outshined by its competitors.

Release date

December 1, 2017

The A8 is a slightly less powerful version of the Galaxy S8. Its display is still striking, but the A8 could use a stronger camera performance. It offers most of the same notable features as the S8, but suffers an overall inferior performance.

  1. Selfie cameras: With two front-facing cameras and features like Live Focus, the Galaxy A8 is a great device for taking selfies.
  2. Water resistant: The Galaxy A8 is built to protect against any and all water damage.

  1. More front-facing cameras than rear cameras: This seems like an odd choice when designing a smartphone. Most users want stronger cameras for landscapes and scenery shots, not selfies.
  2. Age: Years after its release, a number of other Android devices can do much more for a similar price. It's hard to justify the A8 over another specific model, especially when it'll cost you around $650 CAD.