Leak! Samsung Galaxy A8 Plus (2018) to come with 18:9 display, dual selfie cameras

first_imgOnly a week ago we spotted Galaxy A8 2018 smartphone with slim bezels and dual cameras and now a Plus variant has surfaced online for the first time ever. The live images shared by a user on Weibo reveal a Samsung Galaxy phone with large and nearly bezel-less display.There are two images shared by the user. The phone in question is seen sporting an 18:9 ratio display and has SM-A730F/DS model number. There are relatively less bezels seen but the phone cannot be called as bezel less as the Samsung’s recent flagships- Note 8 and Galaxy S8.A dual selfie camera can also be seen. The rumoured phone is  expected to be a Plus variant  of the Galaxy A8 2018 which was spotted only a week ago. Rumours suggest that the Galaxy A8 Plus(2018) will come with a 16MP rear camera and 16MP front camera.  Further, the phone is expected to be powered by an Exynos 7885 Octa-Core processor paired with 4GB RAM.  On the storage front, the Galaxy A8 Plus(2018) could come with 32GB internal storage which would be expandable up to 256GB via microSD card. The device will run on the Android 7.1.2 Nougat most probably.The Galaxy A8(2018) in its leaked images is seen sporting very thin bezels and a 5.7-inch touchscreen display with 1080 pixels by 1920 pixels of resolution. The phone will come with dual selfie camera.Samsung also working on a zero-bezel smartphoneIn a separate rumour, Samsung is also believed to be working on a smartphone with no bezels at all. A Galaxy phone with zero bezels , meaning no notch or bezels at the top or bottom, no side bezels, only a main display bent at 180 degree and stretched from front to the rear panel of the phone.advertisementAlso Read: Samsung working on world’s first truly bezel-less phoneAccording to the Dutch website LETSGODIGITAL, the company believes that the phone with zero bezels will offer a good hold on the phone. If in real, it would be a stunning looking phone. Also, it would be interesting to see what all new features does the Samsung cram in the phone. We are expecting edge gestures and an improved iris scanner for the phone.last_img read more

Revised Youth Policy to be Tabled in July

first_imgThe revised National Youth Policy should be tabled in the House of Representatives in July.Youth and Culture Minister, Hon. Lisa Hanna, made the disclosure during a rap session with youth leaders from Portland on April 26, at the Portland Youth Information Centre.“The consultants and the oversight committee are in place and we will be tabling the Green Paper in July of this year, so everything is on track for that month,” she informed. The policy places focus on entrepreneurship, skills training and preparing young people for the world of work in the global village. It is also expected to provide insight into developmental models and programmes for young people.The revision of the policy is being informed by the findings of the 2010 Jamaica National Youth Survey, which was commissioned by the Government under the Youth Development Programme loan agreement signed with the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB).Conducted by the Statistical Institute of Jamaica (STATIN), the survey provides a holistic profile of young people age 15 to 24 years, and seeks to aid in the strengthening of existing programmes designed for youth development throughout the island.It focuses on, among other things, unattached youth; young people living and working on the street as well as those in state care; young people with disabilities; entrepreneurial and employment opportunities; and spirituality and values.During her trip to Portland, the Minister also visited the Muirton Boys’ Home in Manchioneal as well as the Port Antonio High School, where she engaged in a rap session with students and youth leaders from the parish.The young people were able to voice their concerns on a number of issues including education, unemployment, and opportunities for financial aid.By Athaliah Reynolds-Baker, JIS Reporterlast_img read more