Samsung Galaxy Tab S 8.4 is Samsungs return to Super AMOLED display in tablets. Launched on June 12, in New York, the Samsung Galaxy Tab S 8.4 will be sold in two versions. The Wi-Fi version have the model number SM-T700, while the 4G LTE version have the model number SM-T705.
It will be possible to pre-order Samsung Galaxy Tab S 8.4 from June 13. The release date is June 26, with a price of $399:
Samsung Galaxy Tab S 8.4 Specifications:
Screen: WQXGA (2560×1600) Super AMOLED display
Processor: Octa-core Exynos 5 (5800) SoC featuring ARM’s big.LITTLE technology; 4x 1.9GHz Cortex-A15 cores and 4x 1.3GHz Cortex-A7 cores.
Graphics Processing Unit: 6-core ARM Mali-T628 533MHz GPU.
Memory: 3GB LPDDR3e (933MHz) RAM.
Storage: 16GB/32GB ROM + microSD slot with support to 128GB.
OS: Android 4.4.2 KitKat with Samsung Magazine UX.
Cameras: Rear camera: 8 Megapixel (3264×2448) camera with 1080p video recording. Front camera: 2.1 Megapixel (1920×1080) camera.
Wi-Fi: 802.11ac + a/b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, DLNA, Wi-Fi hotspot.
Optional: 4G LTE.
Other Connectivity: Bluetooth 4.0 LE, IR blaster, ANT+.
Navigation Sensors: GPS, GLONASS.
Battery: 4900mAh capacity with 11+ hours battery life.
Ports: Micro-USB 2.0.
Dimensions and Weight: It measures 125.6 mm × 212.8 mm × 6.5 mm, and only weighs 287 gram.
Features: Fingerprint scanner sensor on Home Button (enables multi-user login, screen unlocking, PayPal payments), Ultra Power Saving Mode, Remote PC, Download Booster, Kids mode, Papergarden, Sidesync 3.0 phone answering features when paired with a phone, AMOLED Cinema, AMOLED Photo, Professional and Dynamic display modes.
Design: Perforated texture on the back with soothing friction, with copper color on the sides.
Accessories: Samsung have also made a new fitted cover for these tablets that are called Flip Covers and connect to the two dots on the back of the tablet that functions as proprietary connectors. These covers come in white and bronze brown.
– Tom Bowen