Samsung India has made the Galaxy Tab S8 Android Tablet official in the Indian market with the price tag of Rs. 47990. The Galaxy Tab S3 puts itself up against the new iPad Pro tablets that were just released with the new screen size of 10.5-inch. The Tab S3 from Samsung comes with a 9.7-inch Super AMOLED display and as usual, there is an Advanced S-Pen included for some extra functionality.
A glass back helps with the look of the tablet and there is a 6mm thin metal frame. Internally, the Galaxy Tab S3 is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 processor (Quad Core 2.15GHz + 1.6GHz), 4GB RAM and 32GB internal memory that is expandable via microSD up to 256GB and runs Android 7.0 Nougat.
It is a quad-speaker setup offered on the Galaxy Tab S3 and these are professionally tuned by AKG. The tablet is offered with a 13MP auto focus rear camera with flash and a 5MP front camera. As for the additions, the Galaxy Tab S3 offers support to Pogo keyboards that require no separate charging or pairing. These Pogo keyboards have deep key strokes for a better typing experience. The sensors included in the tablet are Accelerometer, Fingerprint Sensor, Gyro Sensor, Geomagnetic Sensor, Hall Sensor, RGB Light Sensor. A 6000 mAh battery is offered in the Tab S3 and it has the fast charging support.
These are some of the special features of the Samsung Galaxy Tab S3.
- Advanced S Pen: Galaxy Tab S3 features the best S Pen ever and does not require any charging or pairing, placing a powerful creativity and productivity tool in users’ hands. S Pen boasts a fine, 0.7mm tip and industry-leading sensitivity, recognizing 4,096 levels of pressure. Slide-proof and 9.4mm thick, the S Pen provides a comfortable and stable grip, allowing for a more natural handwriting experience overall.
- HDR (High Dynamic Range) Ready: Galaxy Tab S3 support videos in HDR for true-to-life colours and vivid digital content viewing experience.
- Samsung Flow: Samsung Flow makes working on-the-go seamless. For a safe and secure login, Samsung Flow uses biometric authentication to log-in and can wirelessly tether compatible devices to transfer documents from a mobile device to a tablet. It also syncs message notifications so users never miss an important text message whether they are using a smartphone or their tablet.
“At Samsung, we listen to our consumers and bring in meaningful innovations that help make their lives better. The powerful new Galaxy Tab S3 is built with premium technology that offers a productive and versatile experience to consumers, designed for users at home, work or on the go. With this premium tablet, Samsung will further consolidate its leadership in the market,” said Mr. Vishal Kaul, Director, Mobile Business, Samsung India.
Galaxy Tab S3 will be offered to consumers at a price of INR 47,990 and will come in Black and Silver colours. It will be available across retail stores starting June 20, 2017. Under a special launch offer till July 31, Galaxy Tab S3 will be offered with one time screen replacement at INR 990 within a period of 12 months from purchase and Reliance Jio’s double data offer of 28+28GB a month at INR 309, valid till December 31.