Samsung has officially showcased two new tablets, Galaxy Tab S2 8.0 and Galaxy Tab S2 9.7. There are more similarities between the two models than the differences. The differences fall on the display screen of the tablets, the battery size as well as the weight of the devices among other differences. Galaxy Tab S2 8.0 will come with an 8.0 inch display size while Galaxy Tab S2 9.7 is coming with a 9.7-inch display size. For the battery size, Galaxy Tab S2 8.0 is equipped with a 4000mAh while Galaxy Tab S2 9.7 is equipped with a 5870mAh. Galaxy Tab S2 8.0 will be weighed at 265g while Galaxy Tab S2 9.7 will be weighed at 389g.
As for the similarities, both tablets are equipped with a Super AMOLED screen with a resolution of 1536 x 2018, a 8MP rear camera with a 2.1MP front camera and pre-installed with Android 5.0. On top of that, both of the tablets will come with home button which integrated with fingerprint scanner, multitasking feature which enable users to open two apps at the same time as well as pop-up windows which give users the ability to switch between apps in a faster way. Both models will also be running on an octa-core CPU with four cores running at 1.9GHz and four cores running at 1.3GHz as well as 3GB RAM and either 32GB or 64GB internal storage. There is also a microSD slot which can support up to 128GB additional storage.
Each model will offer either Wi-Fi only connectivity or Wi-Fi and 4G LTE connectivity. The launch date is expected to be somewhere next month and the information regarding the pricing will be released closer to the actual release date. Stay tune to find out more!