Samsung Galaxy Tab S Specifications and Features

August 21, 2015

The demand and scope of big screen tablets are increasing day by day and now people were very much used to with these devices. The growing of technology day by day and increase in the mobile phone and, laptops and tablets are also increasing with time. In everyday life the employees of many big companies are using these tablet devices for their work because it has all the functions of a laptop plus mobile phones.

Samsung is known as a very well and brilliant brand of producing the best tablets for their users. After the success of Galaxy Tab series Samsung is now introducing two more lines of tabs in their product line. One is the new Galaxy Tab A series and the other which is the topic of this post is Samsung Galaxy Tab S. This device has many more upgraded features then the previous tablets. This Tablet by Samsung Company has come both in GSM variant and also for only Wi-Fi purpose. The screen size of this tablet is huge in size that is 10.5 inches with full HD super Amoled screen quality.

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So let’s start the post with the features and specifications of this galaxy Tab S.

Samsung Galaxy Tab S Features:

Beautiful Display:

The galaxy tab s brighter screen and extra HD quality brings you the best possible image quality on the screen. With this Tab now you see detail you never knew existed with its amazing 100,000: 1 contrast ratio, 100 times higher than LCDs. With its 10.5 inches HD display you can watch movies and play games on it with beautiful and stunning graphics. The overall screen quality is just amazing with lots more amazing features and super Amoled full quad HD display.

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Beautiful and Bright display of Galaxy tab s

Slim and Light Design:

This tab wil give you surprise with its sleek and slim design shape. Looking at the very big 10.5 inches screen size but the weight of this tablet is just 465g for the (Wi-Fi version) and 467g for the (LTE version). Lightweight and perfect for travel, it connects seamlessly with other Galaxy products for you to effortlessly share photos and videos from wherever you are.

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Galaxy Tab S stylish design

Friendly Tab:

This tab has a very interesting feature, everyone in your family or friend can make a separate user type in this tablet and it can be secured by fingerprint scanner so that no one can interfare in your privacy. This is very advance feature, everyone will have their own fingerprint lock on their user and they will open it with a finger lock.

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Galaxy Tab S user mode

Security at Your Fingertips

You can lock your device, photos, messages and everything with the fingerprint ID and you will only able to unlock the device with your fingertips. So Samsung is giving you the full privacy over your data and mobile phone tablet.

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Galaxy Tab S finger ID scanner

Extra Productivity than ever:

With the multi window feature you can open and use two applications similar at one time. Now you can watch your favorite video and you can use your social media at the similar time.  Like watch a music video and look up the lyrics or read an email and edit a presentation. Opening two windows or apps at the same time gives you the ability multitask and get things done faster and very easily.

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Galaxy Tab S multiple apps mode

Ultra Power Saving Mode:

If you have low power in your Tab S, don’t be worry because this tab has an ultra-power saving mode which can be turned on and it will reduce the internal apps and will give you a lots of power to manage your device. So it still works fine when you are dealing with a low battery.

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Galaxy Tab S Ultra power saving mode

Welcome to the MAGZINES:

Now you can favorite magazines like sports, fashion and news. You’ll easily navigate through your favorite reads and see everything at a resolution that’s optimized for your Galaxy Tab S screen. With the large 10.5 inches display the magazines and the news look more beautiful and easy to read.

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Galaxy Tab S magzines

Samsung Galaxy Tab S Specifications:

This tablet has got brilliant and fantastic specs that we have never seen before in any tablet. This Galaxy Tab s has a 10.5 inches Full HD screen quality and it is supported by 3 GB of RAM memory (which we haven’t seen before in any tablet).

This Tab supports a micro SIM, the internal memory of this tab 32 GB but you can expand the memory by an external 128 GB micro SD card. The rear camera of this device is 8 mega pixels and the front one is 2.1 mega pixels good for HD video recording.

The technical Samsung galaxy tab s specifications are showing below.


2G bands GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
3G bands HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100
4G bands LTE band 3(1800), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800)
  LTE 850 / 2100


LAUNCH Announced 2014, June
Status Available. Released 2014, July


BODY Dimensions 247.3 x 177.3 x 6.6 mm (9.74 x 6.98 x 0.26 in)
Weight 467 g (1.03 lb)
  – Fingerprint sensor


DISPLAY Type Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Size 10.5 inches (~72.9% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution 2560 x 1600 pixels (~288 ppi pixel density)
Multitouch Yes
  – Samsung TouchWiz UI


PLATFORM OS Android OS, v4.4.2 (KitKat), upgradable to v5.0.2 (Lollipop)
Chipset Qualcomm Snapdragon 800
Exynos 5 Octa 5420
CPU Quad-core 2.3 GHz Krait 400 (S800)
Quad-core 1.9GHz Cortex-A15 & quad-core 1.3 GHz Cortex-A7 (Exynos 5420)
GPU Adreno 330 (S800)
Mali-T628MP6 (Exynos 5420)


MEMORY Card slot Micro SD, up to 128 GB
Internal 16/32 GB, 3 GB RAM


CAMERA Primary 8 MP, 3264 x 2448 pixels, autofocus, LED flash
Features Geo-tagging, dual camera, panorama, HDR
Video 1080p@30fps
Secondary 2.1 MP


SOUND Alert types Vibration; MP3, WAV ringtones
Loudspeaker Yes, with stereo speakers
3.5mm jack Yes


COMMS WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
Bluetooth v4.0, A2DP, LE
GPS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, Beidou
Infrared port Yes
Radio No
USB Micro USB v2.0 (MHL 2.1)


FEATURES Sensors Accelerometer, gyro, compass
Messaging SMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Email, IM
Browser HTML5
Java No
  – Dropbox (50 GB cloud storage)
– MP4/H.264/WMV player
– MP3/WAV/eAAC+/WMA/Flac player
– Photo/video editor
– Document editor


BATTERY   Non-removable Li-Ion 7900 mAh battery
Talk time Up to 11 h (multimedia) (2G) / Up to 48 h (3G)
Music play Up to 132 h


MISC Colors Dazzling White, Titanium Bronze
SAR US 1.59 W/kg (body)
SAR EU 0.90 W/kg (body)
Price group 8/10


TESTS Display Contrast ratio: Infinite (nominal)
Loudspeaker Voice 70dB / Noise 65dB / Ring 75dB
Audio quality Noise -95.8dB / Crosstalk -96.4dB.

Samsung Galaxy Tab S price:

The price of this Tablet in Pakistan is 86,000 PKR for the 32 GB version while the 16 GB version in available at 64,000 PKR.

you can get exciting leather cover and USB keyboard for samsung galaxy tab s on the official Samsung website Here.

Do tell us what you thing about this Giant Tablet from Samsung Company in the comment box.

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