After the Galaxy A3, A5 and A7, Samsung is set to expand the A series with the launch of the Galaxy A8, which will be the manufacturer's thinnest smartphone.

Galaxy A8 leak

The device is rumored to feature a metallic frame with a thickness of just 5.94mm. To put that into context, the Galaxy A7 comes in at 6.3mm, with the Galaxy S6 featuring a thickness of 6.8mm.

Here's what we know about the Galaxy A8 thus far based on TENAA and FCC listings:

  • 5.7-inch Full HD Super AMOLED display
  • octa-core Snapdragon 615 CPU
  • 2GB RAM
  • 16GB internal memory
  • 16MP camera, 5MP front shooter
  • LTE connectivity
  • 3,050mAh battery
  • Android 5.1.1 Lollipop
  • Dimensions: 158 x 76.77 x 5.94mm

Galaxy A8 leak

Given that the device has undergone FCC certification, it shouldn't be long before we see an official announcement from Samsung. Anyone interested in the hardware on offer with the Galaxy A8?

Source: FCC, TENAA; Via: SamMobile