The rumor was fresh in the tech world regarding the launch of S2 series of tablets by Samsung. Now it comes to be true when Samsung launched its S2 series of Galaxy Tab. They launched two different variants, one with a screen width of 9.7 inches and another with a screen size of 8 inches. These gadgets hit the market with another tag of the thinnest and lightest devices ever manufactured by the company.
As mentioned earlier both tabs are the lightest and thinnest tab ever manufactured by the company. According to JK Shin, the CEO and President of IT & Mobile Division of Samsung, the gadget offers quick and hassle free admission to advanced viewing and enhanced features. He also added that S2 is the perfect personal visual device developed by the company ever for its users till date. It can be transported to any location and can be used anywhere.
Common Specs of Galaxy Tab S2 8.0 and S2 9.7
Both the tablets S2 8.0 and 9.7 runs on Eight core processors with variants of Quad 1.9GHz and Quad 1.3GHz. The RAM comes to be 3GB with an internal storage capacity of either 32GB or 64GB. This storage can be expanded with the help of external memorySD card. The camera unit is packed with a main snapper with 8MP and front snapper with 2.1MP. This ensures that you are allowed to have quality pictures with your rear snapper and to have quality video chatting as well as selfies with your front cam.
Both the devices runs on Android version of 5.0 Lollipop. On the connectivity side, both the devices are available in two variants. One variant is compatible only to WiFi connectivity and the other one is compatible to both WiFi as well as LTE connectivity options. They both also have features like touch enabled Fingerprint Scanner. The exciting feature is that both tabs ensures Multi-tasking.
The difference between S2 8.0 and S2 9.7 comes in the width of screen and battery capacity. S2 8.0 comes with a screen size of 8 inches with the screen resolution of 1536*2048 pixels. They again had the support of Super AMOLED support for their display. While S2 9.7 comes with a screen width of 9.7 inches along with the feature Super AMOLED display. S2 8.0 is powered by a battery of capacity 4000mAh while S2 9.7 has a little bit powerful one with 5870mAh capacity. These powerful batteries are more than enough to keep the gadgets functioning for the whole day without charging in-between.
Pricing and Availability
The South Korean company declared that they will be launching the series by the beginning of this month. They also said that they are planning to release the gadgets worldwide. But unfortunately, they didn’t mention anything regarding the pricing of these tabs.