Samsung Galaxy Tab S 8.4 prices and specs
The Samsung Galaxy Tab S 8.4 has an average price among 8.4 inch tablets for now. The lowest model's cost in USA is $274.51.
The Galaxy Tab S 8.4 is released with Android 4.4.2 (KitKat) - the most popular platform on the market. At the moment 4.4.2 (KitKat) is already an outdated Android version: the newest apps and games with a high probability will not run the Galaxy Tab S 8.4 with the current platform version. The tablet has a great quality 8.4 inch screen with a resolution 1600 x 2560 pixels.
This tab has non-removable Li-Ion 4900 mAh battery which is a satisfactory battery capacity. Anyway you should keep in mind that the battery life greatly depends on the kind of performed tasks: for example shooting photos will run down the battery quicker than typing an email.
The tablet has Octa-core (4x1.9 GHz Cortex-A15 & 4x1.3 GHz Cortex-A7) CPU which provides a very high performance. Please note, that octa core processor means that this tablet will be more effective at performing multiple tasks.
The tab has 3 GB RAM which is a plenty of memory for running desktop apps. The base model of the tablet has an average amount of internal memory. If you want more amount, you can select other size options or you can simply increase the tablet's memory with a microSD, up to 256 GB.
The Galaxy Tab S 8.4 has a rather good for tablets 8 megapixel rear camera that can capture pictures of a good quality. The tab's 2.1 megapixel front camera is bad. The Galaxy Tab S 8.4 supports 2g bands and has Wi-Fi. Also the model has a Bluetooth v4.0 which means that you'll be able to use quick and easy Bluetooth printing for example.
Internal Storage & RAM
- 2014, June
- Available. Released 2014, July
- Android OS, v4.4.2 (KitKat), upgradable to v6.0 (Marshmallow)
- Exynos 5420 Octa
- Octa-core (4x1.9 GHz Cortex-A15 & 4x1.3 GHz Cortex-A7)
- Mali-T628 MP6
- 8 MP, autofocus, LED flash
- 2.1 MP
- 8.4 inches
- 1600 x 2560 pixels (~359 ppi pixel density)
- Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
- Yes - Samsung TouchWiz UI
- Non-removable Li-Ion 4900 mAh battery
- About 11 h
- About 80 h
- 212.8 x 125.6 x 6.6 mm (8.38 x 4.94 x 0.26 in)
- 294 g (10.37 oz, 0.65 lb)
- Dazzling White, Titanium Bronze
- 16/32 GB, 3 GB RAM
- microSD, up to 256 GB (dedicated slot)
- Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
- v4.0, A2DP, LE
- Yes, GLONASS, BDS
- microUSB v2.0 (MHL), USB Host
- Fingerprint, accelerometer, gyro, compass
- Email, Push Email, IM
- No cellular connectivity