In the first half of the decade, tablets were quite a rage. However, slowly the hype began dying down. Yet, Samsung is far from giving up on its tablet ambitions. The company first announced the Galaxy Tab A followed by the Galaxy Tab S5e, and is now prepping to launch the high-end tablet. There have been multiple leaks and speculations regarding the upcoming Galaxy Tab so far. But the fresh one comes with juicy bits about the design and confirms many of the previous leaks. The folks at Android Headlines have acquired official renders of Samsung’s yet to be released Galaxy Tab. The website claims that the device will be named the Galaxy Tab S6.
The Galaxy Tab S6 Will Feature A Premium Design
Going by the images, it is evident that the tablet will feature a metal body with a groove at the back to hold the S Pen. The tablet’s design is pretty much like that of the Galaxy Tab S4. The stylus has undergone a slight redesign. And like the Galaxy Note 9 stylus, it will feature wireless charging.
In the photography department, you get a dual-camera setup on the back. The primary camera will be 13 MP with the other one being a wide-angle lens. There’s a possibility that it could be the ToF (Time of Slight) sensor, which is essential for Augmented Reality applications.
The Galaxy Tab S6 features four speakers. These will be tuned by Harman’s AKG audio. On a related note, AKG is a subsidiary of Samsung. The tablet will ditch the 3.5 mm audio jack. The audio out will be provided through the USB type C port. The Galaxy S6 comes will also feature POGO pin connector to hook up the accessories. Speaking of which, it will come with a Microsoft Surface-like keyboard accessory. Moreover, there will an optional charging dock too.
As per the rumors, the device will come in Wi-Fi and Wi-Fi + LTE version. It will probably be available in blue, pink, and grey. Samsung will probably give these hues something dramatic like rose gold or something at the launch. At this point, there’s no information whether the tablet will feature an in-display fingerprint sensor, an Iris scanner, or both.
The Galaxy Tab S6 Key Specifications
The new leak doesn’t reveal much about the specifications. However, based on the previous leaks, the Galaxy Tab S6 will be powered by the top of the line Snapdragon 855 chipset. It tablet will come with 6 GB RAM and 128 GB internal storage. The tablet will sport a 10.5-inch display, which will be most probably Super AMOLED.
There’s no official on the Galaxy Tab S6’s launch. But Android Headlines expects the tablet to launch on August 7 alongside the Galaxy Note 10. One thing for sure that this premium tablet is going to cost a lot.