Finally the rumor is over. South Korean tech giant Samsung has officially announced Galaxy Tab S, the long awaited tablet. The tablet comes with amazing specifications and high performances. And most importantly, its pre-order has already been started.
Samsung has announced the Galaxy Tab S in two sizes. One is an 8.4-inch model and the other is 10.5-inch model. One weighs in 465g (10.5) while the other is 294g (8.4), but both are 6 mm thin. However, both models pack a WQXGA SuperAMOLED display with a resolution of 2560 × 1600p, 3 GB RAM, Exynos 5 Octa chipset or a Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 clocked at 2.3GHz, 8 MP rear camera and 2.1 MP front facing camera.
The Galaxy Tab S tablet also comes with 16/32 GB internal storage which can be expanded up to 128 GB via micro SD card. The 8.4-inch Galaxy Tab S has 4,900 mAh battery while the 10.5-inch model has 7,900 mAh battery. Besides, both tablets feature a fingerprint scanner which supports up to 8 different users.
Samsung has announced that it’ll offer users some gifts along with the tablets during purchase. Buyer will get a 3 months free unlimited subscription to Marvel Unlimited. Besides, Amazon will give Galaxy Tab S users a free book every month.
The 8.4-inch WiFi version Galaxy Tab S costs $399 while the 10.5-inch WiFi version Galaxy Tab S costs $499. The tablets will be available in titanium bronze and dark gray. You can pre-order the tablets from Samsung.com. Both the tablets will also be available in the markets next month. Note that, the LTE models for all US carriers will be launched later this year.