Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.1 (2016) goes official with 2GB of RAM and 4G LTE


The Samsung Galaxy Tab A has been in the rumours for some time now. Now finally, the Korean company has launched Galaxy Tab A with 10.1-inch display in Germany and in some other European countries. The product is listed on the company’s Netherlands website.

The Galaxy Tab A will come in two models – one with build number SM-T580, which is the Wi-Fi only model, and the other with Wi-Fi+LTE with build number SM-T585. The display is protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 4 technology and has a resolution of 1200×1920 pixels.

Specifications-wise, the tablet is powered by an octa-core Exynos processor clocked at 1.6GHz coupled with 2GB of RAM. There is 16GB of internal storage and the storage can be further expanded up to 200GB via a microSD slot.

The tablet comes with an 8-megapixel rear camera with f/1.9 aperture and an LED flash. There is also a 2-megapixel front facing camera with f/2.2 aperture. Other connectivity options include Wi-Fi b/g/n/ac. Bluetooth v4.1, and an aided GPS chip. The Galaxy Tab A 10.1 (2016) boots Android 6.0 Marshmallow out of the box. The device is backed by a heavy 7300mAh battery, thus resulting in a weight of 525 grams.

The lone Wi-Fi model is priced at EUR 289 (approximately Rs. 21,500) and the Wi-Fi + LTE model is priced at EUR 349 (approximately Rs. 26,000). However, the company has not mentioned about the global availability of the tablet, but it should be available in the coming months in India.

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