The Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 8.0-inch tablet has been officially announced. It got certified in Korea sometime back. Lets check out the specifications. It becomes the slimmest tablet in the world.
Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 8.0 Specifications
The Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 8.0 features a 8.0-inch (2048 x 1536 pixels) 4:3 QXGA Super AMOLED display. The display offers 94% of Adobe RGB colour coverage for accurate colour output and is better than its predecessor, according to Samsung. The gamma, saturation and sharpness are automatically adjusted due to adaptive display based on the application being viewed.
It is powered by a octa-core Exynos 5433 (1.9 GHz + 1.3 GHz) processor with Mali T760 MP6 GPU. It comes with 3 GB of LPDDR3 RAM along with 32 / 64 GB of internal storage which can be expanded up to 128 GB via microSD slot. The device will run on Android 5.0 Lollipop OS out of the box with TouchWiz UI on top of it.
On the camera front, it rocks a 8 megapixel rear camera and a 2.1 megapixel front-facing camera for selfies and video calling. It is just 5.6 mm thick, weighs 265 grams for the WiFi-only model and 272 grams for LTE variant. It comes with a fingerprint scanner on the home button.
On the connectivity front, it Galaxy Tab S2 8.0 comes with 4G LTE, 3G HSPA+, WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (dual band) MIMO, WiFi Direct, Bluetooth 4.1, GPS and GLONASS. The tablet packs a 4,000 mAh battery under the hood.
The Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 8.0 will be available in Black and White colour variants and will be selling in global markets from August, 2015. The company has not revealed the pricing yet.