The Samsung Galaxy Tab S6 is a high-end Android tablet designed for both productivity and entertainment. This tablet sports a 10.5-inch Super AMOLED screen that bears a resolution of 1600 x 2560 pixels and houses an in-screen fingerprint scanner. Powering the Tab S6 is a flagship Snapdragon 855 SoC that is paired with 6GB of RAM and 128GB of storage. By default, this tablet runs Android 9 Pie with One UI 1.5, and it also supports Samsung’s DeX. For imaging, Samsung provides a 13MP + 5MP (ultrawide) rear camera setup accompanied by an 8MP front-facing shooter on this tablet. While you don’t get a 3.5mm headphone jack here, you do have four stereo speakers backed by AKG. There is also Dolby Atmos support over Bluetooth 5.0. A single USB Type-C at the bottom handles charging and supports display output. There is an S Pen included in the box, while a keyboard/folio cover can be purchased separately. The tablet itself draws power from a 7040mAh battery.
Samsung Galaxy Tab S6 Price in India
The Samsung Galaxy Tab S6 price in India is expected to be Rs 49,999 for its 6GB RAM + 128GB storage model. The Samsung Galaxy Tab S6 is available in Cloud Blue, Rose Blush, and Mountain Grey color options.
Super AMOLED with In-screen Fingerprint Scanner, New S Pen With Bluetooth LE
The Samsung Galaxy Tab S6 is the successor to the Galaxy Tab S5e that launched earlier this year. The Tab S6 is a high-end Android tablet that comes with a surprising number of top-end features including a large 10.5-inch Super AMOLED screen with a 1600 x 2560 pixel resolution and a 16:10 aspect ratio. Samsung even managed to integrate an in-screen fingerprint scanner on this tablet. Both the bezels and the device’s overall width are incredibly thin. Unfortunately, Samsung was unable to cram a 3.5mm headphone jack on this tablet. To try and compensate, the Tab S6 offers four stereo loudspeakers backed by AKG’s tuning located at the four corners. For just as good audio over wireless earphones, you have Dolby Atmos that works over Bluetooth 5.0.
Another aspect of interaction on this tablet takes place via the included S Pen. This stylus attaches magnetically and automatically charges. Ten minutes of charging is said to give you ten hours of use. The S Pen also comes with Bluetooth LE that lets you use it as a remote control. Imaging taking selfies and controlling multimedia by a press of a button on the stylus. Samsung calls these S Pen Air actions.
Snapdragon 855 For Processing, Dual Rear Cameras For Imaging
A powerful Snapdragon 855 SoC has been provided on the Tab S6 for the best possible performance. You get two storage options to choose from – 6GB RAM + 128GB storage and 8GB RAM + 256GB storage. Further storage expansion up to 1TB is possible with the use of a microSD card. A separate LTE version of the tablet will be released later in 2019.
Meanwhile, enjoy dual-band Wi-Fi with up to 867Mbps download/upload speeds on the non-LTE models. To make sure you get plenty of use out of the Galaxy Tab S6, Samsung provides a 7040mAh battery that supports 18W fast charging over USB Type-C. Samsung also sells a POGO Charging Dock that can come in handy if you don’t want to deal with charging cables.
Imaging on the Galaxy Tab S6 is a rather modest affair considering you get a 13 MP, f/2.0 primary rear shooter paired with a 5 MP, f/2.2 ultrawide sensor. This setup is capable of recording 4K videos at up to 30fps. On the front, you have an 8MP sensor with an f/2.0 camera that can capture 1080p resolution videos at up to 30fps. Some markets will also get Adobe Premiere Rush preinstalled for video editing.
Android 9 Pie-based One UI 1.5, BookCover Keyboard With DeX Quick Launch
The Galaxy Tab S6 runs on the latest One UI 1.5 build that is based on Android 9 Pie. You get support for SmartThings and Bixby, something that can come in handy if you use other Samsung smart gadgets. The Tab S6 also syncs to your galaxy smartphone, allowing you to directly take calls and reply to text messages from the tablet. Features such as multi-window and PIP allow for seamless multitasking. On the other hand, you can go full desktop mode if you so choose with Samsung’s DeX. For a seamless transition, you can make use of a BookCover Keyboard that Samsung sells separately for the Galaxy Tab S6. This is a small laptop-esque keyboard complete with a small trackpad at the bottom that magnetically attaches to the tablet via the side POGO pins. A keyboard shortcut allows you to quickly toggle DeX. You can take this a step further by using an HDMI cable and attaching a second monitor.