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In a nutshell

  • 8-inch LED touchscreen
  • 8 MP rear camera & 2 MP selfie camera
  • 5,100 mAh battery
  • Expandable memory

What Carphone Warehouse says

What Carphone Say

"Don’t worry about running out of space – simply pop in a microSD card to add up to 512 GB of storage – plenty of space for those playlists, podcasts, and box sets."

What Users Say

  • Camera

    8 Megapixels

  • Storage

    Available in 32GB

  • Display

    8 inches

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The everyday,
everything tablet

Discover a companion in the Samsung Galaxy Tab A8 – a tablet that excels at the basics, but adds a lot more. With a design that makes it easy to carry with one hand, it's slim, compact, and portable - the ideal blend of performance and design.

8" screen

Kids Home

5,100mAh battery1

Slim design

More premium,
compact design

Sleek metal back for a premium feel, available in either black or silver to fit your own style.

Slim and just 347 grams, children can carry it with ease, while adults can grip it in just one hand. Whether you're carrying it to the office or on holiday, it’s the perfect take anywhere tablet for life on the move.

A screen you’ll love
to watch

Galaxy Tab A8 packs an 8 inch, bright 1280x800 pixel display, with a 16:10 screen ratio for optimum viewing in both upright and horizontal.

Battery life
that stands out
from the pack

Galaxy Tab A8 carries more power than you’d expect in a device this sleek. The 5,100mAh1 (typical) battery gives you the freedom to forget about the charger for long periods of time when you go somewhere or want to binge the latest show.

1Typical value tested under third-party laboratory condition. Typical value is the estimated average value considering the deviation in battery capacity among the battery samples tested under IEC 61960 standard. Rated (minimum) capacity is 4,980mAh. Actual battery life may vary depending on network environment, usage patterns and other factors.

Enhanced performance

When it comes to performance and space, Tab A8 checks all the boxes. It comes with 2GB of RAM and 32GB of storage. A dedicated SD Card slot2 allows up to 512GB more so you can keep all your memories in place.

2MicroSD card sold separately. External storage can be used to store media (photos, videos and music files) but not applications.


2 GB


32 GB

SD card

512 GB

*MicroSD card sold separately. External storage can be used to store media (photos, videos and music files) but not applications.

Better for sharing

Kids Home lets you shape a safe environment for your children to explore. Simply tap on Kids Home in the Quick panel and use the same PIN or biometrics set for your device to enter and exit the app.

Stay connected,
even when apart

With multi user mode on the Galaxy Tab A8 everyone in your family can have a separate login so you can keep your work files separate from your kid’s games. Also bring the family together, keep everyone’s schedule, photos and reminders together with Family Share.




Optimised tablet
software with
One UI

View only what you want, when you want it. With One UI, the Galaxy Tab A8 minimises display clutter by curating content that is most relevant to you. Simply tap and focus on what you want to see and read one detail at a time, and enjoy the big screen optimised tablet experience.



  • Dimensions

    • 210 x 124 x 8 mm

    • 345 grams

  • Battery

    • USB Type-C

    • 14 hours

    • 5100 mAh

  • Calls & Messages

  • Body

    • Nano

  • Special Features

    • Bixby / Google Assistant

  • Operating System

    • Android

  • Camera

    • 1920 x 1080@30fps

    • 2 megapixels

    • 8 megapixels

  • Connectivity

  • Storage

    • MicroSD

  • Music and entertainment

  • Processor

    • 2 GB

  • Display

    • Full HD

    • 1280 x 800 pixels

    • LED

    • 8 inches


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