Samsung Galaxy Tab S 10.5 and Series Images and Prices Leaked, Top Features to Expect
By Precious Silva | May 26, 2014 6:49 PM EST
Samsung just announced three slates under the Galaxy Tab 4 series but it appears the company does not want to stop. According to latest leaks, Samsung has been working on a mega 10.5-inch super slate. The device will be categorized under the Galaxy Tab S. Aside from the images leaked, prices of the Galaxy Tab S series, the 10.5 and 8.4-inch versions have shown up. What can people expect from Samsung's new slate offerings?
A man is silhouetted against a video screen with Apple and Samsung logos as he poses with a Samsung S4 smartphone in the central Bosnian town of Zenica, in this August 14, 2013 file photo illustration. A U.S. jury on May 2, 2014, ordered Samsung Electronics Co Ltd to pay $119.6 million to Apple Inc, after it found the South Korean smartphone maker had infringed two Apple patents. During the month-long trial in a San Jose, California, federal court, Apple accused Samsung of violating patents on smartphone features including universal search, while Samsung denied wrongdoing. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/Files
Tech Radar reported that the new tablet series appeared on an FCC application. Spotting the devices on FCC can mean that Samsung is just a few more changes along the way before it makes the tablets official. Likewise, the FCC sighting offers similar details to the images leaked before. The tablets also have been listed under a similar model lable: SM- T800.
According to the report, one of the tablets features 10.5-inchAMOLED screen offering 2560 x 1600 pixels in resolution. The tablets will also reportedly feature an 8MP primary camera and a 2MP rear camera. The tablets will also feature the UI of Samsung Magazine and will run on Android KitKat. There has also been buzz about Samsung's plans to include a fingerprint scanner on the tablets. The application may be limited to the WiFi variant for the meantime although the 3G and 4G versions are also in line.
GSM Arena also spotted the prices of the Galaxy Tab S series ahead of launch. According tothe European pricing listing, the Samsung Galaxy Tab S 10.5 will start at €563.90. The Galaxy Tab Pro starts at €75 more whereas the Galaxy Tab S 8.4 Wi-Fi starts at €449.90 according to Finnish stores.
The Samsung Galaxy Tab S 10.5 will reportedly run on Exynos 5420 chipset with octa-core CPU. There are also additionsl details provided for the other tablets under the Samsung Galaxy Tab S.
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