Samsung has officially unveiled their latest Tablet series, Tab 4. The new line of tablets from the Korean giant is coming in 7-inch, 8-inch and 10.1-inch display sizes. All the three tablets offer the power of quad-core processor and unsurprisingly runs on Android 4.4 KitKat. Without going much high-end level, Samsung has finished the devices within the mid-range, focusing the budget customers, it seems.
All the three tablets are coming in Wi-Fi only, 3G and 4G versions, depending on the market. Samsung has also included a range of their signature features like Samsung Link, Samsung Group Play, Samsung Watch On etc.
Now let’s take a look at the devices in detail.
Samsung Galax Tab 4 7.0
As it is clear from its name itself, the Galaxy Tab 4 7.0 comes with a 7-inch display with a resolution of 1280 x 800 pixels. The tablet is powered by a 1.2 GHz quad core processor backed by 1.5GB of RAM. It comes with either 8GB or 16 GB versions with microSD card support for storage expansion.
The smallest one in the series, Galaxy Tab 4 7.0 measures 107.9×186.9x9mm and weighs 276g. It sports 3 MP rear camera and 1.3 MP front facing camera for video calling. The tablet runs on Android 4.4 KitKat.
Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 8.0
The second one in the series, Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 8.0 features an 8-inch display with the same 1280 x 800 pixel resolution. The processor is also the same like in the Tab 4 7.0, the 1.2 GHz quad-core processor. The tablet packs a 1.5 GB of RAM, 16GB of storage, that can be expanded further up to 64 GB with microSD card support.
It sports 3 MP rear camera and 1.3 MP front facing camera. The connectivity options include Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, Wi-FI Direct, Bluetooth 4.0 and it will be available in Wi-Fi, 3 G and 4 G versions. The tablet runs on Android 4.4 KitKat and packs a huge 4,450 mAh battery.
Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 10.1
The biggest one in the series, Galaxy Tab 4 10.1 offers a 10.1-inch display with the same resolution of its siblings, 1280 x 800 pixels. It uses the same 1.2 GHz quad-core processor along with 1.5 GB of RAM. The storage option ranges up to 16GB, and there is a microSD card support for storage expansion. The cameras are also remains the same, a 3MP rear one and a 1.3 MP front facing camera too. It runs on Android 4.4 KitKat and packs a 6,800 mAh battery. Like the other two tablets in the series,
Galaxy Tab 4 10.1 is also coming in wi-Fi, 3G and 4G versions.
Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 7.0, 8.0 and 10.1 specifications
|Tablet||Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 7.0||Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 8.0||Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 10.1|
|Display||7-inch WXGA (1280 x 800 pixels) Display||8-inch WXGA (1280×800 pixel) display||10.1-inch WXGA (1280×800 pixel) display|
|CPU||1.2 GHz quad-core processor||1.2 GHz quad-core processor||1.2 GHz quad-core processor|
|MicroSD card support||Yes, up to 32GB (3G/Wi-Fi), up to 64GB (LTE)||Yes, up to 64GB||Yes, up to 64GB|
|Rear Camera||3 MP fixed focus rear camera||3 MP fixed focus rear camera||3 MP fixed focus rear camera|
|Front Camera||1.3 MP||1.3 MP||1.3 MP|
|Dual SIM support||NA||NA||NA|
|OS||Android 4.4 KitKat||Android 4.4 KitKat||Android 4.4 KitKat|
|Connectivity Options||Wi-Fi, 3G, Bluetooth, GPS||Wi-Fi, 3G, Bluetooth, GPS||Wi-Fi, 3G, Bluetooth, GPS|
|Battery||NA||4,450 mAh battery||6,800 mAh battery|
|Dimensions||107.9×186.9x9mm||124 x 210 x 7.95mm||243.4 x 176.4 x 7.95mm|
|Colors||Black, White||Black, White||Black, White|
|Status||Exp. Availability, Q2,2014|