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Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.1 2016 SM-T585

Specifications

Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.1 2016 SM-T585
Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.1 2016 SM-T585 (Galaxy Tab A Series)
Processor
Samsung Exynos 7870 Octa 1.6 GHz , Octa-core
Graphics adapter
ARM Mali-T830 MP2, Core: 1600 MHz
Memory
2048 MB 
Display
10.1 inch 16:10, 1920x1200 pixel 224 PPI, Capacitive, 10-finger, WUXGA, TFT, glossy: yes
Storage
16 GB eMMC Flash, 16 GB 
, 10.5 GB free
Connections
1 USB 2.0, Audio Connections: 3.5 mm audio combo-jack, Card Reader: microSD cards up to 200 GB, Brightness Sensor, Sensors: Acceleration, Hall-effect sensor, ambient light sensor, WiFi Direct, USB OTG, App2SD, ANT+, Samsung Smart Switch
Networking
802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (a/b/g/n/ac), Bluetooth 4.2, GSM (850, 900, 1.800, 1.900 MHz), UMTS (850, 900, 1900, 2100 MHz), LTE (800, 850, 900, 1800, 2100, 2300, 2600 MHz), HSPA+ Downloads/Uploads up to 42/5.76 MBit/s, LTE Cat. 4 Downloads/Uploads up to 150/50 MBit/s, Nano-SIM, LTE, GPS
Size
height x width x depth (in mm): 8.2 x 254.2 x 155.3 ( = 0.32 x 10.01 x 6.11 in)
Battery
7300 mAh
Operating System
Android 6.0 Marshmallow
Camera
Primary Camera: 8 MPix Apature F1.9 , up to 3264 x 2448 pixels (4:3) respectively 3264 x 1836 pixels (16:9), respectively, Full-HD video at 30 fps, LED flash, autofocus
Secondary Camera: 2 MPix Apature F2.2, up to 1616 x 1212 Pixel (4:3) respectively 1600 x 900 Pixel (16:9), HD video at 30 fps
Additional features
Speakers: Stereo speakers, Keyboard: Virtual, Keyboard Light: yes, USB cable, modular power adapter, quickstart guide, Microsoft-, Google and Samsung apps, S Planner, child mode, 24 Months Warranty
Weight
525 g ( = 18.52 oz / 1.16 pounds), Power Supply: 35 g ( = 1.23 oz / 0.08 pounds)
Price
349 Euro

 

Average Score: 80.07% - good
Average of 7 scores (from 11 reviews)
price: 70%, performance: 63%, features: 36%, display: 81% mobility: 87%, workmanship: 70%, ergonomy: 85%, emissions: 92%

Reviews for the Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.1 2016 SM-T585

83.5% Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.1 (2016) Tablet Review | Notebookcheck
Desirable. The Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.1 (2016) is a compelling package. No other other 10-inch tablet with Android 6, LTE and Full-HD on the market offers more for less. If the performance is up to par as well is the subject of our review.
85% Samsung Galaxy Tab A (2016, 10.1, LTE, 16GB)
Source: Computerbild - Heft 24/2016 German
Single Review, , Length Unknown, Date: 11/15/2016
Rating: Total score: 85%
78% Samsung Galaxy Tab A (2016, 7.0, WLAN)
Source: Computerbild - Heft 24/2016 German
Single Review, , Length Unknown, Date: 11/15/2016
Rating: Total score: 78%
92% Samsung Galaxy Tab A (2016, 10.1, LTE, 16GB)
Source: Stiftung Warentest - Heft 12/2016 German
Single Review, , Length Unknown, Date: 11/01/2016
Rating: Total score: 92% display: 90% mobility: 97%
Ein gutes Multimedia-Tablet?
Source: WinFuture German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 07/22/2016
Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.1
Source: WinFuture German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 07/21/2016
Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.1 LTE (16 GB)
Source: c't - Heft 15/2016 German
Single Review, , Length Unknown, Date: 07/15/2016
73% Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.1 (2016), análisis: una opción interesante sobre todo para niños
Source: Xataka Spanish ES→EN
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 08/29/2016
Rating: Total score: 73% performance: 60% display: 75% workmanship: 70%
Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.1 (2016), la hemos probado
Source: Tuexperto Spanish ES→EN
Positive: Perfect value; good performance; good cameras; long battery life.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 07/20/2016
84% Recenzja Samsunga Galaxy Tab A 10.1 2016
Source: Tabletowo Turkish PL→EN
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 09/27/2016
Rating: Total score: 84% performance: 90% display: 85% mobility: 90% workmanship: 75%
Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.1 SM-T585: Искусство Быть Незаменимым
Source: Notebook-Center.ru RU→EN
Positive: Pleasant appearance; FHD IPS display with good brightness and contrast; good rear camera decent hardware; good autonomy. Negative: Pretty thick; mediocre speakers.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 07/11/2016
65% Galaxy Tab A 2016 - máy tính bảng đa năng, giá tốt
Source: Sohoa VN Express VN→EN
Single Review, online available, Very Short, Date: 11/15/2016
Rating: Total score: 65% price: 70% performance: 70% display: 70% mobility: 70% workmanship: 50%

Comment

ARM Mali-T830 MP2: Integrated graphics card for smartphones and tablets with two clusters (MP2) supporting OpenGL ES 3.2. Only some 3D games with very low demands are playable with these cards. » Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Graphics Cards and the corresponding Benchmark List.
7870 Octa: Exynos 7 Soc with eight Cortex-A53 cores clocked at up to 1.6 GHz and manufactured in a 14-nm process. Includes the GPU ARM Mali T830-MP2 as well as a dual-channel memory controller (LPDDR3-1866).» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.
10.1":

This is a typical display size for tablets and small convertibles.

Large display-sizes allow higher resolutions. So, details like letters are bigger. On the other hand, the power consumption is lower with small screen diagonals and the devices are smaller, more lightweight and cheaper.

» To find out how fine a display is, see our DPI List.
0.525 kg:

This is pretty heavy for a smartphone. Usually, small tablets weigh as much.


Samsung: The Samsung Group is composed of numerous international businesses, all united under the Samsung brand in South Korea. The meaning of the Korean word Samsung is "tristar" or "three stars". The Samsung brand is one of the most important brands of South Korea. Samsung is an international notebook manufacturer of medium size according market shares and reviews.

In 2015 and 2016, Samsung had a market share of around 24-25% in the global smartphone market and was undisputed market leader. In the laptop sector, Samsung is on the 8th place in the global manufacturer rankings from 2014-2016 with 1.7-2.7%.

In 2016 Samsung slipped into a crisis due to exploding smartphone batteries and a failed recall action.


80.07%: This rating should be considered to be average. This is because the proportion of notebooks which have a higher rating is approximately equal to the proportion which have a lower rating.
» Further information can be found in our Notebook Purchase Guide.

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Samsung Galaxy Tab A6 10.1" SM-T580
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Stefan Hinum, 2016-07-31 (Update: 2016-07-31)