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Samsung Galaxy Tab A2 S leaked photos show off the tablet in all its glory

Galaxy Tab A2 S looks like just another Samsung tablet.

  • Published: September 8, 2017 2:56 PM IST
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A Samsung Galaxy Tab A2 S leak has surfaced yet again. The tablet was earlier expected to launch along side the Galaxy Note 8 last month, but did not happen. However, recent reports suggest that the new Galaxy tablet, which by the way is aimed at children, might make its way to the South Korean market very soon. And now, sort of it line with the soon release, some images of the purported Galaxy Tab A2 S have showed up, revealing full design of the tablet.

First spotted by Winfuture.de, the purported tablet is seen featuring a full metal body. At the back, the camera module and the LED flash is neatly placed with the Samsung branding just below the two. Up front, the Galaxy Tab A2 S is seen thick bezels around the sides, as well as the top and bottom. On the bottom bezel, there is a fingerprint scanner and capacitive touch buttons. The capsule-shaped home button will double as a fingerprint scanner. The images show the tablet in a grey color, but reportedly the tab will also come in a gold color variant.

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Samsung Galaxy Tab A2 S specifications, features

In terms of specifications, the Galaxy Tab A2 S is rumored to flaunt an 8-inch HD (1280 x 800 pixels) display. At the heart, it is believed to be powered by a 1.4GHz Snapdragon 425 processor, paired with 2GB of RAM. Also on offer will be 16GB of internal storage, which will be supported with a microSD card slot to expand the memory further.

In terms of optics, the tablet is expected to sport an 8-megapixel rear-facing camera with autofocus and LED flash, and a 5-megapixel front-facing camera with a fixed-focus lens. Samsung is believed to launch the tablet in two variants- Wi-Fi only, and a Wi-Fi + LTE variant. Additionally, the tablet is believed to pack a 5,000 mAh battery, and a USB Type-C port for charging and data transfer. On the software front, it will run Android 7.0 out-of-the-box.

As for pricing, in Europe, the Wi-Fi only variant of the Galaxy Tab A2 S is speculated to cost €200 (Rs 15,400 approximately), while the LTE variant to cost €300 (Rs 23,100). ALSO READ: Consumer tablet shipments in India declined 27% year-on-year: IDC

 

  • Published Date: September 8, 2017 2:56 PM IST