Samsung has revamped its flagship Galaxy Tab S series by launching the Galaxy Tab S8 devices this year. The company has launched the Samsung Tab S8 series at a “Samsung Unpacked” event with Galaxy S22 series. Meanwhile, the Tab S8 is available in three sizes: an 11″ S8, a 12.9″ S8+, and a laptop-friendly 14.6″ S8 Ultra. Let’s take a peek at the Samsung Galaxy Tab S8 series.
Samsung Galaxy Tab S8 series Rumors:
The Samsung Galaxy Tab S8 series, which features three models: Galaxy Tab S8, Tab S8+, and Tab S8 Ultra, has already leaked information that had left nothing behind the curtains. Just after WinFuture disclosed marketing assets and specifications sheets for the three tablets, more information about the Galaxy Tab S8 series surfaced online. Samsung has decided to supply the tablets with one critical accessory while leaving another crucial one on the table.This time we will take a closer look at every potential detail about the Galaxy Tab S8 series, its specifications, price, and availability in Nepal.
Build and Display:
The Galaxy Tab S8, the smallest of the three, is still slightly big, with an 11-inch LTPS LCD. It have a resolution of 2560 x 1600 pixels, a 120 Hz refresh rate, and a maximum brightness of 500 nits.
With a 12.7-inch display, the Galaxy Tab S8+ is large but not gigantic. There’s no notch here. Meanwhile, the Super AMOLED panel likewise feature a resolution of 2,800 x 1,752 pixels and a refresh rate of 120 Hz.
The Samsung Galaxy Tab S8 Ultra is larger than other tablets with a 14.6-inch Super AMOLED display. Similarly, the display have WQXGA+(2,960 x 1,848) pixels resolution, a refresh rate of 120 Hz, and a maximum brightness of 420 nits.
In addition, the display on all three models support S pen input and is protected by Gorilla Glass 5.
Performance and Memory:
The Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 chipset supplies power to all three Tab S8 versions, which will run Android 12 with Samsung UI 4.1 on top. The standard configuration includes 8 GB of RAM and 128 GB of storage. On the other hand, the S8 and S8+ will have an option of 256 GB storage. Likewise, the Tab S8 Ultra will have 16/512 GB storage available. Additionally, a microSD slot will be available on all three devices.
Software and Connectivity:
The USB-C 3.2 Gen 1 connection on the tablets support DeX and Wireless DeX. Also, the Samsung Galaxy Tab S8 series supports 5G, Wi-Fi 6 (ax), Bluetooth 5.2, ANT+, GPS, GLONASS, Galileo, Beidou, and USB Type-C for connectivity.
All three tablets will feature a dual rear camera configuration with a 13MP primary lens and a 6MP ultra-wide sensor. Similarly, the Tab S8 series feature two 12MP front cameras for video calls and selfies. In addition, the front dual 12MP wide and ultrawide sensor can record 4K@30 fps video.
Rest of the Specs:
The S8 will be powered by an 8,000 mAh battery and weigh 507g. Likewise, the S8+ will be powered by a 10,090 mAh battery and weigh 567g. Meanwhile, the Galaxy Tab S8 Ultra will boast the largest battery 11,200 mAh, and weigh 728g. All three tablets will include AKG tuned quad-speakers with Dolby Atmos and under-display(S8 and S8 Ultra) and side-mounted(S8+) fingerprint readers.
Samsung Galaxy Tab S8 series Specification:
|Samsung Galaxy Tab S8 series||Samsung Galaxy Tab S8||Samsung Galaxy Tab S8 Plus||Samsung Galaxy Tab S8 Ultra|
|Dimensions||253.8 x 165.4 x 6.3-inch||285 x 185 x 5.7-inch||208.6 x 326.4 x 5.5-inch|
|Weight||507 grams||567grams||726 grams(Wi-Fi)/728 grams(5G)|
|Display||11-inch, LTPS TFT, 500nits, 120Hz, Gorilla Glass 5||12.4 inch Super AMOLED, 120Hz, 420 nits, Gorilla Glass 5||14.6″ Super AMOLED, 420nits, 120Hz, Gorilla Glass 5|
|Resolution||WQXAG (2560 x 1600) pixels||WQXAG (2,800 x 1,752 pixels)||WQXAG (2,960 x 1,848 pixels)|
|Software/ UI||Android 12 based One UI 4.1||Android 12 based One UI 4.1||Android 12 based One UI 4.1|
|Chipset||Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 (4nm)||Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 (4nm)||Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 (4nm)|
|Rare Camera||Dual: 13MP primary, 6MP ultra-wide||Dual: 13MP primary, 6MP ultra-wide||Dual : 13MP primary, 6MP ultra-wide lens|
|Selfie Camera||Dual : 12MP primary camera, 12MP ultrawide||Dual: 12MP primary camera, 12MP ultrawide||Dual: 12MP Primary camera, 12 MP ultrawide|
|Connectivity||DeX, Wireless DeX, 5G, Wi-Fi 6 (ax), Bluetooth 5.2, ANT+ and positioning systems (GPS, GLONASS, Galileo, and Beidou)||DeX, Wireless DeX, 5G, Wi-Fi 6 (ax), Bluetooth 5.2, ANT+ and positioning systems (GPS, GLONASS, Galileo, and Beidou)||DeX, Wireless DeX, 5G, Wi-Fi 6 (ax), Bluetooth 5.2, ANT+ and positioning systems (GPS, GLONASS, Galileo, and Beidou)|
|Battery||8000mAh, 45W fast charging||10090mAh, 45W fast charging||11200mAh, 45W fast charging|
|Audio||AKG tuned Quad speakers with Dolby Atmos, 3.5mm headphone jack||AKG tuned Quad speakers with Dolby Atmos, 3.5mm headphone jack||AKG tuned Quad-speakers with Dolby Atmos, 3.5mm headphone jack|
|RAM/Storage||8GB RAM, 128/256GB storage(expandable up to 1TB)||8GB RAM, 128/256GB storage(expandable up to 1TB)||8/12/16GB RAM, 128/256/512GB storage(expandable up to 1TB)|
|Color Options||Graphite, Pink Gold, Silver||Graphite, Pink Gold, Silver||Graphite|
|Others||USB-C port||USB-C port||USB-C port|
Samsung Galaxy Tab S8 series Price and Availability:
The Samsung Galaxy Tab S8 costs between GBP 649 and GBP 849, the S8+ costs between GBP 849 and GBP 1049, and the Tab S8 Ultra costs between GBP 999 and GBP 1,399. In this pricing range, you may pick between Wi-Fi-only and Cellular variants, along with different memory configurations. Meanwhile, we estimated the pricing of the Samsung Tab 8 series to be between NPR 110,000 and NPR 220,000 in Nepal.
|Samsung Galaxy Tab S8 series||Price in Nepal||Price in UK|
|Samsung Galaxy Tab S8 (8/128GB, WiFi)||NPR 110,000||GBP 649|
|8/128GB, Cellular||NPR 135,000||GBP 799|
|8/256GB, WiFi||NPR 120,000||GBP 699|
|8/256GB, Cellular||NPR 145,000||GBP 849|
|Samsung Galaxy Tab S8 Plus (8/128GB, WiFi)||NPR 145,000||GBP 849|
|8/128GB, Cellular||NPR 170,000||GBP 999|
|8/256GB, WiFi||NPR 150,000||GBP 899|
|8/256GB, Cellular||NPR 175,000||GBP 1049|
|Samsung Galaxy Tab S8 Ultra (8+128GB, WiFi)||NPR 170,000||GBP 999|
|8+128GB, Cellular||NPR 195,000||GBP 1,149|
|12+256GB, WiFi||NPR 185,000||GBP 1,099|
|12+256GB, Cellular||NPR 210,000||GBP 1,249|
|16+512GB, WiFi||NPR 210,000||GBP 1,249|
|16+512GB, Cellular||NPR 220,000||GBP 1,399|
If you’re looking for a high-end Android tablet, the only manufacturer to choose from is Samsung. The Galaxy Tab S7 and S7+ were released in 2020 to widespread acclaim, with many users praising them as the ideal iPad Pro replacement. Meanwhile, the Samsung Galaxy Tab S8 series has been also heavily rumored suggesting that its a true flagship tablets. However, we’ll have to wait a bit longer to see how the Samsung Tab S8 series make their way to the general users in Nepal. For more information, you can refer this article.
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