Samsung has announced its latest range of budget Android tablets, called the Galaxy Tab4 series. It will be available in three screen sizes (7, 8 and 10.1 inches) these tablets are all running on Android 4.4 KitKat, and feature quad-core processors. These new tablets will even sport a similar faux-leather textured back cover, reminiscent of the premium Galaxy Note 3.
The new Galaxy Tab4, whose existence was revealed in a press release for the Malaysian launch of the Galaxy S5 smartphone, will replace the current Galaxy Tab 3 series, and will pad Samsung’s lineup of affordable Android tablets. Just like last year’s models, the Galaxy Tab 4 variants will feature similar hardware configurations, with the only difference being screen sizes, battery size and optional 3G/LTE connectivity for the 7 and 8-inch models. Interestingly, the new Galaxy Tab4 will also support Multi Window, a feature that was previously only reserved for Samsung’s higher-end models.
Samsung’s latest Galaxy Tab4 7, 8 and 10.1 will all feature the following specs:
- 1.2Ghz Quad-Core processor
- 1.5GB RAM
- 8GB(7.0 only), 16GB, supports 64GB microSD cards
- Android 4.4 KitKat
- 3G/LTE Cat 4 (7.0 & 8.0 only)
- Screen resolution: 1280 x 800
- 3MP rear camera, 1.3MP front camera
The Galaxy Tab4 10.1 will weigh 487g and pack a 6800mAh battery, while the Galaxy Tab4 8.0 weighs 320g and feature a 4450mAh battery. Finally, the Galaxy Tab4 7.0 will weigh 276g, but the battery capacity was not revealed. All three models will be available in Black and White colours, and will ship globally in Q2 this year.
(Source: Samsung Mobile Press)