Samsung India introduced the Galaxy A8 Star today which boasts of a powerful Dual Intellicam camera, enhanced smartphone features, a slim design and an ergonomic grip, all designed to provide the user with the ultimate medium of self-expression. Galaxy A8 Star’s Dual Intellicam – a set of powerful 16MP + 24MP dual rear cameras - comprised with f/1.7 apertures for low light photography. Even better is the impressive 24MP (f/2.0) front camera. Aditya Babbar, General Manager, Samsung India, praised the Dual Intellicam proposition that allows the user to click the perfect photo in any situation - “Galaxy A8 Star comes with the first ever Dual Intellicam proposition that can turn anyone into a professional photographer.” Babbar describes the phone as “one gorgeous smartphone” which is sure to make an impact just like all other Galaxy A series smartphones. The camera’s large-aperture lenses will be highly capable of capturing clear images and selfies at any time of the day or night, as it can choose the required lens according to the external lighting condition and is able to intelligently adapt to them. Among other amazing features of this phone’s camera is the Live Focus that allows users to work with the bokeh effect, blurring the background and adjusting the depth-of-field, all of which can create superior quality images. There is good news for those who adore taking selfies. The Galaxy A8 Star includes exciting features like the Smart Beauty mode that helps in clicking glamorous photos, the Pro-lighting mode that recreates the ambiance of a professional photo studio, and also the AR stickers which would brighten up the photo. Galaxy A8 Star’s 6.3” Full HD+ Super AMOLED Infinity Display with 18.5:9 aspect ratio will give the user an unforgettable and highly-engaging viewing experience. Babbar views this as one of the many plus points of the Galaxy A8 Star. The phone’s ‘Always On’ display feature helps users get information at a glance without having to even unlock the phone. The Dual Messenger feature enables users to create separate messenger accounts on the same phone for official and personal usage. The Secure Folder powered by Knox protects important files, sensitive content, and apps from unwanted intruders. The battery power of the Galaxy A8 Star is 3,700 mAH that can offer users long-lasting and therefore tension-free usage. The smartphone is moreover packed in a sleek and classy glass and metal frame. Galaxy A8 Star comes with 6GB RAM and 64GB internal storage, expandable up to 400GB through Micro SD card, which offers amazing storage space. Priced at INR 34,990, the Galaxy A8 Star will come in two colors – Midnight Black and Ivory White. Noor Patel, Director, Category Management, Amazon India has revealed that the Samsung Galaxy A8 Star will be available exclusively on Amazon.in starting August 28. The phone will be available in retail stores starting September 5.