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Samsung Galaxy Tab S8+ 5G

Specifications

Samsung Galaxy Tab S8+ 5G
Samsung Galaxy Tab S8+ 5G (Galaxy Tab S Series)
Processor
Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 8 x 1.8 - 3 GHz, Cortex-X2 / A710 / A510 (Kryo) Waipio
Graphics adapter
Memory
8192 MB 
Display
12.40 inch 16:10, 2800 x 1752 pixel 266 PPI, Capacitive Touchscreen, native pen support, Super AMOLED, Corning Gorilla Glass Victus+, glossy: yes, HDR, 120 Hz
Storage
256 GB UFS 3.1 Flash, 256 GB 
, 225 GB free
Connections
1 USB 3.0 / 3.1 Gen1, USB-C Power Delivery (PD), 1 HDMI, 1 DisplayPort, Audio Connections: USB-C, Card Reader: microSD up tp 1TB, 1 Fingerprint Reader, Brightness Sensor, Sensors: accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, OTG, Miracast
Networking
Wi-Fi 6E (a/b/g/n = Wi-Fi 4/ac = Wi-Fi 5/ax = Wi-Fi 6), Bluetooth 5.2, GSM-Band GSM: 850 MHz, GSM 900 MHz, DCS 1.800 MHz, PCS 1.900 MHz; UMTS-Band: B1 (2.100), B2 (1.900), B4 (AWS), B5 (850), B8 (900); 4G FDD LTE: B1 (2.100), B2 (1.900), B3 (1.800), B4 (AWS), B5 (850), B7 (2.600), B8 (900), B12 (700), B13 (700), B17 (700), B20 (800), B25 (1.900), B26 (850), B28 (700), B32 (1.500), B66 (AWS-3); 4G TDD LTE: B38 (2.600), B40 (2.300), B41 (2.500); 5G FDD Sub6: N1 (2.100), N3 (1.800), N5 (850), N7 (2.600), N8 (900), N20 (800), N28 (700), N66 (AWS-3); 5G TDD Sub6: N38 (2.600), N40(2300), N41 (2.500), N77 (3.700), N78 (3.500), LTE, 5G, GPS
Size
height x width x depth (in mm): 5.7 x 285 x 185 ( = 0.22 x 11.22 x 7.28 in)
Battery
10090 mAh Lithium-Polymer
Charging
fast charging / Quickcharge
Operating System
Android 12
Camera
Primary Camera: 13 MPix (f/2.0) + 6MP (f/2.2)
Secondary Camera: 12 MPix (f/2.4)
Additional features
Speakers: Quad-Audio-System, Keyboard: Onscreen, USB cable, One UI 4.1, 24 Months Warranty, Widevine L1, camera API: Level 3, fanless
Weight
572 g ( = 20.18 oz / 1.26 pounds) ( = 0 oz / 0 pounds)
Price
1149 Euro

 

Pricecompare

Average Score: 84% - good
Average of 2 scores (from 11 reviews)
price: - %, performance: 71%, features: 68%, display: 88% mobility: 81%, workmanship: 89%, ergonomy: 83%, emissions: 97%

Reviews for the Samsung Galaxy Tab S8+ 5G

88% Samsung Galaxy Tab S8+ (Plus): 5G Tablet with Large OLED Display and 5 Years of Updates | Notebookcheck
Samsung's latest alternative to Apple's iPad Pro 12.9 is the Galaxy Tab S8 Plus, a premium tablet with a brand-new Armor aluminum case, a very large Super AMOLED display, and a Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 SoC to lure in potential iPad customers. Will its high price be its downfall?
Samsung Galaxy Tab S8+ Review
Source: Mobile Tech Review English
Samsung’s 2022 lineup of high end Android tablets, now include 3 sizes: the 11” Tab S8, the 12.4” Tab S8+ and the new Tab S8 Ultra with a 14.6” OLED display. We look at the middle model with a 120Hz OLED 12.4” display, Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 processor, S Pen in the box and an optional $160 slim keyboard cover that’s the perfect companion to Samsung DeX. The Tab S8+ has Wi-Fi 6E, Bluetooth, haptics, quad stereo AKG speakers, a microSD card slot and optional 5G. Given the lack of high end Android tablet competition, it competes mostly with the Apple iPad Pro models.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 03/04/2022
Samsung Galaxy Tab S8+ review
Source: Engadget English
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 03/02/2022
Samsung Galaxy S22 / Tab S8 Series Hands-On - Welcome Back!!
Source: Pocketnow English
It's February 9th, 2022 and as expected, today is the first of probably a few Samsung Galaxy Unpacked events. Virtual, I know.. Can't wait for us to get back to the in-person events, but the company was nice enough to give us an early preview of everything that got announced today, and well.. It's a lot. I'm Jaime Rivera with Pocketnow, and let's just dive in.
Hands-On, online available, Length Unknown, Date: 02/09/2022
Galaxy Tab S8 series hands-on!
Source: 9to5google English
Hands-On, online available, Medium, Date: 02/09/2022
Hands on: Samsung Galaxy Tab S8 and Tab S8 Plus review
Source: Techradar English
The Samsung Galaxy Tab S8 and Tab S8 Plus are among the company’s latest choices for top-end tablets and were revealed alongside the Galaxy S22, Galaxy S22 Ultra and the new Galaxy Tab S8 Ultra. The standard Tab S8 products that we’re reviewing are the cheapest members of the new tablet family that also includes that larger screen Tab S8 Ultra. Both these tablets are remarkably similar, so we’ve combined our coverage of each into one hands-on review. Now that we’ve had some time with the Samsung Galaxy Tab S8 and Tab S8 Plus here’s everything we’ve learned so far about the tablets, along with our first thoughts of how each runs and what you can expect if you buy one. The Samsung Galaxy Tab S8 and Tab S8 Plus are remarkably limited upgrades compared to 2020’s Galaxy Tab S7 and Tab S7 Plus. If you’re after an Android tablet, this will likely be a top choice for 2022 – we’ll know at the time of full review - but it isn’t worth upgrading from Samsung’s last release.
Hands-On, online available, Medium, Date: 02/09/2022
Hands on: Samsung Galaxy Tab S8 Plus Review
Source: Trusted Reviews English
We’ll need more hands-on time with the Tab S8 Plus to be able to deliver our full verdict on whether or not it is the ideal tablet for you. However, based on our experience so far, the superb screen is likely to satisfy most customers; whether the camera system and the battery life hold up to scrutiny will be discovered after more thorough testing.
Hands-On, online available, Short, Date: 02/09/2022
Samsung Galaxy Tab S8 and Tab S8 Plus hands-on review: big and bigger
Source: Stuff TV English
Samsung’s out for iPad blood, with the Tab S8 and S8 Plus taking on the iPad Pro 11 and 12.9. The pluckiest move from Samsung is probably announcing one of iPad OS’s most loved apps, LumaFusion for its Tabs. It’s been no secret that Android tablets just haven’t been able to compete with iPads when it comes to apps and interface, so this could mark the beginning of a two-horse race – finally.
Hands-On, online available, Medium, Date: 02/09/2022

Foreign Reviews

80% Nagel fast auf den Kopf getroffen
Source: Nextpit Germany German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 04/04/2022
Rating: Total score: 80%
Samsung Galaxy Tab S8, Tab S8+ e Tab S8 Ultra, com Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 e até 14 polegadas de tela
Source: Target HD Portuegese PT→EN
Positive: Big screen; excellent display; powerful processor; high performance.
Hands-On, online available, Short, Date: 02/09/2022
Samsung Galaxy Tab S8, Tab S8+ ufficiali. E c'è anche Tab S8 Ultra con display da 14,6 pollici!
Source: Quotidiano Hardware Upgrade Italian IT→EN
Positive: Very big screen; premium design; solid workmanship; excellent display; powerful hardware; high performance; great speakers.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 02/09/2022
Trên tay nhanh Samsung Galaxy Tab S8 và Tab S8+: Snapdragon 8 Gen 1, 8GB RAM, pin khủng kèm sạc nhanh 45W, giá từ 20.99 triệu đồng
Source: Cell Phones VN→EN
Positive: Powerful processor; 8GB RAM; large battery capacity; quick charging; attractive price.
Hands-On, online available, Short, Date: 02/09/2022

Comment

Qualcomm Adreno 730: Graphics chip for smartphones and tablets that is integrated within the Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 SoC. Qualcomm claims that it is 30% faster than the Adreno 660 in the Snapdragon 888 SoC. For Android it should be one of the fastest graphics cards in late 2021.

Modern games should be playable with these graphics cards at low settings and resolutions. Casual gamers may be happy with these cards.

» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Graphics Cards and the corresponding Benchmark List.


SD 8 Gen 1: High-end SoC for smartphones that was introduced in late 2021 and manufactured in 4 nm at Samsung. Integrates one “Prime Core” based on a ARM Cortex-X2 architecture clocked at up to 3 GHz. Three more performance cores are based on the A710 but clock up to 2.5 GHz. Furthermore, four energy saving cores are integrated that are based on the ARM Cortex-A510 architecture and clock at up to 1.8 GHz. In addition to the processor cores, the SoC integrates a WiFi 6e modem, a Hexagon DSP (for AI acceleration) and a Spectra ISP. The integrated memory controller supports fast LPDDR5 memory with up to 3,200 MHz. 5G is now included in the chip with the Snapdragon X65 modem.» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.


12.40":

This screen diagoal is quite large for tablets but small for subnotebooks. Some convertibles are also represented with that size.

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.


0.572 kg:

This weight is typical for small tablets.


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.


84%: 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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Stefan Hinum, 2022-02-19 (Update: 2022-02-19)