Samsung, earlier this week, expanded its product portfolio in India with the addition of three new devices in the country. The latest products announced by the company include the Galaxy Tab S6, the Galaxy Watch 4G, and the Galaxy Watch Active 2. Samsung touts the Galaxy Watch 4G as the first e-sim device to come from the Samsung stable. As for the Galaxy Watch Active 2, this is a successor to the original Watch Active that was launched just six months ago. The Tab S6 – as you might have guessed – is the flagship tablet from Samsung and features a new, improved S Pen as well as a dedicated key for quick transition to the DeX mode. Let us check out all these products in detail now.
Samsung Galaxy Tab S6: Price in India, Specifications
The Tab S6 from Samsung is currently the most premium product in its tablets lineup and is offered in two versions; a base 6GB + 128GB option and a more expensive 8GB + 256GB variant. In India, the price of the base version starts at INR 59,900. There are a couple of introductory offers from HDFC Bank that will let users avail an extra INR 5,000 discount on the MRP. Additionally, the tab also gets six months of paid membership for YouTube Premium. The Tab S6 comes in two color options; Mountain Gray and Cloud Blue and will be on sale starting today, October 11. In other markets, the Tab S6 is also sold in a Rose Blush version.
The Samsung Galaxy Tab S6 is powered by the Snapdragon 855 chip made by Qualcomm and features a 10.5-inch Super AMOLED display with a resolution if 1600x 2560 pixels. While the resolution is reasonably high, the overall PPI density figure of 287 may not impress you. The Tab S6 features a dual-camera setup at the rear with the primary camera using a 13-megapixel sensor. The second camera on the device is a 5-megapixel ultra-wide-angle camera with 123-degree FOV. At the front, the Galaxy Tab S6 gets an 8-megapixel fixed focus shooter with f/2.0 aperture.
The Tab S6 also features a 7040 mAh battery and runs Samsung’s OneUI atop Android 9 Pie. The device is also designed for the consumption of multimedia content and comes with support for Dolby Atmos. The speaker setup on the device is AKG’s handiwork. Consumers also have the option to buy an additional keyboard with the Tab S6.
Samsung Galaxy Watch 4G, Galaxy Watch Active 2: Price in India, Key Specifications
The Samsung Galaxy Watch 4G will also go on sale in India starting today, October 11, in online and offline platforms across India. The Galaxy Watch 4G comes in 46mm and 42mm options, and the prices for these versions are as follows.
- Samsung Galaxy Watch 4G 42mm: INR 28,490
- Samsung Galaxy Watch 4G 46mm: INR 30,990
As for the Galaxy Watch Active 2, in India, it is available with a 44mm dial option – albeit with the consumer getting the option to choose between 2 material variants – stainless steel and aluminum. The stainless steel version is offered in silver, black, and gold finish and has been priced at INR 31,990. The Aluminium version comes in black, rose gold, and cloud silver colors and will set users back by INR 26,990.
The Samsung Galaxy Watch 4G – evidently – supports 4G and is the company’s first product to use an e-SIM. Powered by Samsung’s own Tizen OS, the Watch 4G also gets a Super AMOLED display that measures 1.3-inches across. The Watch 4G also integrates a 1.15GHz dual-core processor and features a 472mAh battery that is designed to offer up to 168 hours of usage on a single charge.
As for the Galaxy Watch Active 2, the 44mm version sold in India gets a 1.4-inch AMOLED display with a resolution of 360×360 pixels. The panel also gets Corning Gorilla Glass DX+. The battery capacity on the Watch Active 2 is 340mAh. The device comes powered by the Exynos 910 dual-core chip and also runs Tizen based Wearable OS 4.0.