Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 Tablets Are Thinner Than Apple IPad Air 2

Posted: Jul 20 2015, 2:09am CDT | by , in News | Technology News


Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 Tablets are Thinner than Apple iPad Air 2

Samsung announced the new Galaxy Tab S2 tablets.

Samsung announced the Galaxy Tab S2 with Super AMOLED displays integrated in a thinnest and light metal frame.

“The Galaxy Tab S2 is not only our thinnest and lightest tablet of its size ever, it also gives users quick, easy access to a wealth of superior viewing and productivity features,” said JK Shin, CEO and President of IT & Mobile Division at Samsung Electronics. “We believe the Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 is the most complete personal visual device designed for consumers to carry and use anywhere.”

The 8-inch and 9/8-inch Galaxy Tab S2 are 5.6mm thin and weigh 265g and 389g respectively. 

Samsung managed to make the new Galaxy Tab S2 thinner than the Apple iPad Air 2 which measures 6.1mm in depth.

The Super AMOLED display delivering 94% of natural tones to show true-to-life colors as set in the Adobe RGB color standard. 

Features of the Galaxy S2 include touch-enabled Fingerprint Scanner, security sensor, Multitasking, Smart Manager,  Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Hall Sensor, RGB Sensor, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac MIMO (2.4GHz/5GHz), Wi-Fi Direct, Bluetooth®4.1 BLE, 3GB RAM, GPS, GLONASS, 8MP AF rear camera, 2.1MP front camera, Quad 1.9GHz + Quad 1.3GHz, Octacore application processor and Android 5.0.

The Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 will come in a variety of connectivity, storage and size options: 9.7-inch and 8.0-inch versions with Wi-Fi, or Wi-Fi and LTE, available in 32 or 64GB with MicroSD up to 128GB. Samsung offers 100GB of files on the cloud via OneDrive for two years for free. The Galaxy S2 will be available in global markets, starting from August, 2015.

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