Samsung has announced a new Galaxy Tab A 9.7-inch tablet in Russia which runs on Android 5.0 Lollipop. It was leaked couple of months back. The 8-inch variant was also announced. Lets have a look at the specifications of the tablet.
Samsung Galaxy Tab A 9.7-inch Specifications
The Samsung Galaxy Tab A 9.7-inch tablet features a 9.7-inch (1024 x 768 pixels) 4:3 display which is powered by 1.2 GHz quad-core processor. It comes with 2 GB of RAM and has 16 GB of internal memory which can be expanded up to 128 GB via microSD card. It runs on Android 5.0 Lollipop OS out of the box.
On the camera front, the Galaxy Tab A 9.7-inch comes with a 5-megapixel rear camera. It has a 2 megapixel front-facing camera for selfies and video calling. The tablet is 7.5 mm thick and weighs 457 grams.
The Galaxy Tab A 9.7-inch comes with 4G LTE, 3G HSPA+ (optional), WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0 and GPS + GLONASS as connectivity options. The tablet is powered by a 6,000 mAh battery under the hood.
The Samsung Galaxy Tab A 9.7-inch tablet is available in black, white and blue colour variants. We do not have information on the pricing yet but will go on sale in April in Russia. Samsung recently announced Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge at MWC 2015 in Barcelona which uses Samsung Pay. The pricing of these two devices were revealed.