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 on the market. The lowest device's cost in USA is $274.51.
The Galaxy Tab S 8.4 is released with Android 4.4.2 (KitKat) - the most widely used operating system on the market. For today 4.4.2 (KitKat) is already an old Android version: without the OS update you will not be able to install the most part of all new games and apps. The tab has a high quality 8.4 inch display with a resolution 1600 x 2560 pixels.
This tablet has non-removable Li-Ion 4900 mAh battery which is a good battery capacity. Anyway you should note that the battery life greatly depends on the kind of performed operations: for example playing a game will run down the battery quicker than typing an email.
The Galaxy Tab S 8.4 has Octa-core (4x1.9 GHz Cortex-A15 & 4x1.3 GHz Cortex-A7) processor which shows an outstanding performance. Please note, that octa core CPU means that this Galaxy Tab S 8.4 will be a better choice for performing multiple tasks.
The device runs 3 GB RAM which is a perfect amount of memory for running desktop apps. The cheapest model of the tablet is equipped with an average amount of internal memory. If you need more, you can select more expensive size options or you can simply expand the tab's storage 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 shoot pictures of a satisfactory quality. The tablet's 2.1 megapixel front camera is bad. The tablet supports 2g bands and has Wi-Fi. Also the tab has a Bluetooth v4.0 which means that you'll be able to use Bluetooth keyboard and mouse 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)
- 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