Samsung’s ‘Galaxy’ series may be primarily associated with smartphones, but the line-up also includes other products such as tablets and smartwatches. Earlier this year, the South Korean technology major globally unveiled the Galaxy Tab S6. Now the company is expected to launch another tablet with up to 10-inch display and S Pen support. Also Read - Samsung Galaxy S21 FE review: A flagship that was worth buying in 2021
Samsung Galaxy Tablet leak detailed
According to SamMobile, the new Galaxy Tab will have model numbers of SM-P610 and SM-P615. What makes this even more interesting is that the device with the model number SM-P610 could be the successor version of Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 (2014 Edition) Tablet which has an SM-P600 model number. The SM-P615 however, could be the LTE version of the SM-P610 tablet. The new Galaxy Tabs are likely to have S Pen support for performing various functions and utilize its screen-estate. Also Read - Apple regains top spot in global smartphone shipments as Samsung slips
S Pen features
The Samsung S Pen offers many interesting features such as, If you hover the S Pen over the screen and press the S Pen button, it will open the Air Command panel, which is a way for accessing frequently used apps or taking notes. You can also do a ‘smart select’ of an area and perform actions such as sharing/saving, and capture screenshots to write or doodle on them, among other things using the S Pen. Also Read - Apple, Samsung to make smartphones worth Rs 37,000 crore in 2022 under govt’s PLI scheme
The S Pen can further translate on-the-go. All you need to do is hover the pen over a word to translate it. However, the device needs to be connected to Wi-Fi to use the feature. Additionally, there are several other nifty features such as writing memos on the screen even when the screen is turned off.
The source didn’t reveal a lot about the upcoming Galaxy Tabs either and only said that it could be in the premium mid-range device segment. The tablet is likely to feature a 10.1-inch Super AMOLED display and will be powered by an Exynos or Qualcomm chipset paired with 64GB or 128GB internal storage.