Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.1 with S Pen coming to the US this week

Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.1 with S Pen Android tablet goes on sale in the US October 2016
Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.1 with S Pen
This Exynos 7870-driven Android slate with 3 GB RAM and 16 GB internal storage space hits the US starting on October 28. The price of the WiFi-only variant is $349.99 USD, and the LTE-enabled one should arrive at a later time.

The 10.1-inch Galaxy Tab A tablet with S Pen support made its debut back in September when it became available in South Korea. Now, the time has finally arrived for the US market to receive this Android tablet that brings together both mid-range and premium specs and features for a competitive price.

The WiFi variant of the Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.1 with S Pen support that will hit the US first has the following specs and features:

  • Processor: Samsung Exynos 7 Octa 7870
  • Memory/Storage: 3 GB RAM; 16 GB internal storage and microSD support up to 256 GB
  • Display: 10.1 TFT LCD with 1,920X1,200 pixels
  • Cameras: 2 MP front, 8 MP with autofocus on the back
  • Connectivity: WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth 4.2 LE, USB 2.0
  • Operating system: Android 6.0 Marshmallow
  • Weight/Dimensions: 1.22 pounds; 10X6.46X0.32 inches
  • Battery/Autonomy: 7300 mAh; 13 hours video playback
  • Colors: black, white

In the US, this tablet will be available for purchase directly from Samsung and various retailers, starting at $349.99 USD. Sales are scheduled to begin on October 28.

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Codrut Nistor, 2016-10-26 (Update: 2016-10-26)
Codrut Nistor
Codrut Nistor - News Editor
Although I have been writing about new software and hardware for almost a decade, I consider myself to be old school. I always enjoy listening to music on CD or tape instead of digital files and I will not even get into the touchscreen vs physical keys debate. However, I also enjoy new technology, as I now have the chance to take a look at the future every day. I joined the Notebookcheck crew back in 2013 and I have no plans to leave the ship anytime soon.