Samsung has just unveiled the new 2-in-1 laptop-tablet hybrid – the Galaxy Tab S4 to succeed the Galaxy Tab S3 from last year. The gorgeous screen of the Tab S4 is blessed with slimmer bezels. Like its predecessor, it supports Book Cover keyboard and it is also equipped with an S Pen stylus. It is the first ever tablet from the company to arrive with support for DeX dock for a desktop PC experience.
Samsung Galaxy Tab S4 Specifications and Features
The Galaxy Tab S4 features a 10.5-inch S-AMOLED display that offers an aspect ratio of 16:10 and has a Quad HD resolution of 2560 x 1600 pixels. The tablet is equipped with AKG-tuned quad speakers along with Dolby Atmos support.
The Snapdragon 835 SoC powers the Galaxy Tab S4 along with 4 GB of RAM. It comes in 64 GB and 256 GB storage choices. For more storage, it features a microSD card slot. It is preinstalled with Android 8.1 Oreo. The tablet receives power from 7,300mAh battery that is enabled with support for 15W fast charging.
With Samsung DeX, users can connect the tablet to a larger display via an HDMI to USB-C multi-port adapter to take advantage of full-fledged PC experience. The tablet allows users to take write notes even the screen is turned off through the Screen-Off Memo feature. For photography, the Tab S4 is equipped with autofocus enabled 13-megapixel rear camera and an 8-megapixel front-facing shooter.
For security, the tablet is equipped with support for iris scanner and facial recognition through Intelligent Scan feature. The other features of the tablet include LTE, Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth 5.0, GPS, and 3.5mm audio jack. The Book Cover keyboard optional accessory can be attached to the tablet using the provided pogo pins and magnets on the tablet.
Samsung Galaxy Tab S4 Pricing and Availability
The Wi-Fi only 64 GB Galaxy Tab S4 is now available on pre-orders in the U.S. through Best Buy with a price tag of $650. The Wi-Fi only 256 GB variant is priced at $750. The pricing of the LTE variants is yet to be revealed. Black and Silver are the two color variants of the Galaxy Tab S4.