The Samsung South Korean smartphone manufacturer has quietly announced the availability of the Galaxy Tab S Broadband LTE-A in South Korea, where the tab can be already pre-ordered for $767.95 or €613.91.
The Samsung Galaxy Tab S Broadband LTE-A is a variant of the high-end Galaxy Tab S 10.5, borrowing a lot of premium specs from its older sibling.
Samsung Galaxy Tab S Broadband LTE-A Specs:
First, the Galaxy Tab S Broadband LTE-A comes with a 10-5-inch WQXGA and 2560 x 1600 pixels, hooked to a Super AMOLED display, an octa-core Exynos Octa 5433 processor with ARM Mali-T760 GPU, 3GB of RAM, 32GB of ROM, while the battery stands at an impressive 7,900 mAh. The tablet also runs on Android 4.4 KitKat.
In terms of connectivity, Samsung smartphone maker says that the Galaxy Tab S Broadband LTE-A is highly regarded as the first LTE-a tablet capable of downloading at speeds up to 225 Mbps.
More than that, the tablet also comes with a microSIM card slot, WI-FI Direct, dual-band Wi-Fi ac/b/g/n with MIMO, Bluetooth v4.1, A-GPS with GLONASS and Beidou, microUSB v2.0 port or a 3.5 mm headphones hack.
The Samsung Galaxy Tab S Broadband LTE-A can be also compatible with the Gear Fit Manager as well as the Gear Manager which connects the company`s smartwatches and wearable devices with the tablet.
Other important features include a 8-megapixel rear camera, capable of shooting 1080p videos, while at the front, a 2.1-megapixel camera is also present. Apart from that, the tablet also comes fitted with finger-print sensor, Accelerometer, Geomagnetic Sensor, Gyro Sensor, Hall Sensor, or the RGB Sensor.
The Samsung Galaxy Tab S Broadband LTE-A is closely following its higher brother, the Galaxy Tab S 10.5, belonging to the ultra high-end “S” line, which is a cross between the Samsung Galaxy Tab and Samsung Galaxy S series.
The Samsung Galaxy Tab S 10.5 was first announced on 12 June 2014, coming on the market later, on July 2014 and aiming to compete against the premium iPad Air.
Source: Sam Mobile