Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 tablets are now official
Samsung has finally officially unveiled the new Galaxy Tab S2 tablets. The new devices will be available in two screen sizes, 8-inch and 9.7-inch. Both come with 4:3 ratio Super AMOLED displays with 2048 x 1536 resolution. At 5.6 mm, they are the thinnest tablets in the Korean giant’s portfolio.
The Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 tablets are powered by octa-core Exynos 5433 SoC’s, sporting four Cortex-A57 cores clocked at 1.9 GHz and another four Cortex-A53 ones ticking at 1.3 GHz. Both devices have 3 GB of RAM and 32 GB or 64 GB of on-board storage, expandable via micro-SD slots. Both are also equipped with 8 MP rear and 2.1 MP front cameras, as well as fingerprint scanners for inreased security.
The 8-inch model features a 4000 mAh battery and weighs only 265 grams, while the bigger one has been outfitted with a 5870 mAh battery and weighs 389 grams.
Naturally, both Galaxy Tab S2’s are running Android 5.0 out of the box. They will be available worldwide in August in Wi-Fi only, as well as Wi-Fi/LTE variants. Pricing has not been unveiled yet.