Samsung is expected to launch its next Galaxy On device soon. Flipkart, ahead of ‘The Big Billion Days’ sale starting October 2, has started teasing Samsung Galaxy On8 on its platform. The teaser makes it clear the smartphone is going to be Flipkart exclusive. The e-commerce platform revealed the name of the device in its ‘Special thanks to our partners’ section, where it mentions Samsung Galaxy On8 as of the the partners. Also, Flipkart’s Facebook page says, “Super AMOLED meets Full HD, #TheNextON Coming Soon.”
Samsung Galaxy On8 is expected to be a budget smartphone, just like other handsets in the On series. The Korean smartphone maker recently launched On5 Pro and On7 Pro at Rs 9,190 and Rs 11,190 respectively. Flipkart hasn’t revealed details of Galaxy On8 except that it could feature a full HD AMOLED display, 3GB RAM and a long-lasting battery. It could come with metal frames running along the edges. Samsung’s On series smartphones pack Made for India features such as S Bike mode, Ultra data saving, Turbo speed charging and more, which we could expect in On8 as well.
Samsung’s On series comprises of budget devices such as On5, On7, On5 Pro and On7 Pro. The smartphones are Samsung’s answer to Chinese budget offerings that pack high-end specifications. The Samsung On series sport design language similar to that seen on its J series. Samsung’s latest J series devices – J5 Prime and J7 Prime – feature a metal unibody design with 2.5D curved display.
According to Samsung, its budget On series smartphones are targeted towards youth. So what do you think will be the price of new Galaxy On8 smartphone? Let us know in the comments below.