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Buy your unlocked Samsung Galaxy A8 Refurbished Like New

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Monthly price based on £25 upfront payment and 24 month term. Total payable over 24 months: £268.12

Refurbished like new: less money, more sustainable

So good, you’ll think it’s brand new. In fact, most of these phones have been bought new and returned unused. We still do tests to make sure all refurbished like new phones run perfectly and all data is cleansed. Plus, we give you a 12-month warranty.

giffgaff refurbished like new phones are shipped with a USB charging cable together in a slimline giffgaff box, so there’s no unnecessary packaging. For more information on refurbished phones click here. Nice one.

Quality refurbished phones: like new and a great price

giffgaff certified refurbished

So good, you’ll think it’s brand new. Most of these phones have been bought new and returned unused. All refurbished phones have been thoroughly tested and factory reset to make sure they run perfectly.
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12-month warranty and 21-day returns for peace of mind

If there’s a fault within your first year, we’ll replace it or give you a refund. If you’re unhappy with your phone within the first 21 days, for whatever reason, you can return it and we'll refund you.

More sustainable way to buy a phone

All our refurbished phones are second-hand devices, which we have recycled. Therefore they offer a sustainable alternative to brand new phones, without compromising on quality. What’s not to love?

Samsung Galaxy A8 refurbished at a glance

  • 5.6" FHD+ Super AMOLED display
  • Dual selfie camera 16MP + 8MP
  • 3,000 mAh battery
  • IP68 water and dust resistant
  • 4 GB RAM & 32 GB internal memory
  • 4G-ready

Samsung Galaxy A8 refurbished overview

More screen, less scroll

See more of the world with the Galaxy A8. Its immense Infinity Display means that more fits on your phone screen, so you don't have to scroll as much. Reading, browsing and posting at its best.

Light in the dark

Taking photos at night or in dark spaces is a piece of cake with the A8. The bright F1.7 lens, larger pixels and improved light sensor are a cool combo giving you superb photos, even in the dark.

Stellar selfies

Take your selfie standards to the next level with the Live Focus mode on the A8's dual front camera. Blur the background, readjust the focus or tinkle with the light. Selfie heaven.

Overall specifications

Model name:
Samsung Galaxy A8
Internal memory:
32 GB
149.2mm x 70.6mm x 8.4mm
5.6" FHD+ Super AMOLED (1080x2220) 440 ppi
3,000 mAh
Exynos 7885 Octa
Octa-core (2x2.2 GHz Cortex-A73 & 6x1.6 GHz Cortex-A53)
4 GB
Operating System:
Android 7.1.1 Nougat
Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer


16 MP (f/1.7, 1/2.8”, 1.12 µm), phase detection autofocus, LED flash
1080p, 30fps
Primary camera:
16 MP (f/1.7, 1/2.8”, 1.12 µm), phase detection autofocus, LED flash
Secondary camera:
Dual Camera with Wide selfie and Live Focus 16MP F1.9 Aperture + 8MP F1.9 Aperture


Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, WiFi Direct, hotspot, Bluetooth 5.0, A2DP, EDR, LE, A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, NFC, Radio FM radio, USB 2.0, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector

21 days
change of mind

No quibble returns

Get time to check out your new phone, with no risk. If it’s not the right one for you, return it to us within 21 days of delivery and we’ll refund you, no questions asked. More info

Also, 30 days faulty returns

Sometimes things go wrong. If your phone has a fault not relating to physical damage, we’ll gladly accept it back for a full refund or a swanky new replacement of the same model. More info

12 months

What does our warranty cover?

  • Faulty software
  • Internal parts gone haywire
  • Battery issues
  • Accessories included with your phone

What isn't covered?

  • Broken screens
  • Water damage
  • Rooting or unauthorised modification of software