Monday, 22 May 2017
Computing

Samsung announces Galaxy Tab A 10.1 (2016)

Just as anticipated, Samsung has launched its Galaxy Tab A 10.1 (2016). The latest addition to the Galaxy tablet family is a new, low-ish cost tablet with a massive battery.

The latest slate has been unveiled in Germany and other European states. The tablet is also currently listed on the Netherlands website of the company. Previously, the South Korean tech giant had also introduced a 7-inches TFT display Galaxy Tab A (2016) back in March.

Specifications

In terms of specifications, Galaxy Tab A 10.1 (2016) by Samsung comes with a 10.1-inch WUXGA TFT display featuring a 1920×1200p screen resolution. An inspection of the innards of the slate reveal that the tablet will be fueled by an octa-core Exynos SoC working at 1.6GHz.  will run on Android Marshmallow 6.0 topped with Samsung’s skin on top.

Galaxy Tab A 10.1 (2016) will run on Android Marshmallow 6.0 with Samsung’s skin atop it.

On the storage front, Galaxy Tab A 10.1 (2016) sports 2GB of RAM along with 16GB built-in storage on board that can easily be extended up to 200GB via microSD card.

 

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For the camera, the device packs in an 8MP autofocus and LED flash supported back camera as well as a 2MP front-facing snapper to click selfies.

The device will be released in two variants including the LTE and WIFI models with a price tag of EUR 349 and EUR 289 respectively. Both the variants will feature similar specs except for the fact that the LTE version will come with SIM card and will also sport 4G LTE.

The device will be backed by a massive 7300mAh battery. The connectivity options include Bluetooth 4.2, WIFI 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, GPS, Micro USB connectivity and Glonass.

Samsung has yet to reveal its plans for the launch of Galaxy Tab A 10.1 (2016) in other markets outside Europe.