The Korean electronics giant, Samsung has come a long way in the smartphone and tablet computing industry. Their latest offering the Galaxy Tab S3 is packed with features that will attract any tablet lover unsatisfied with Apple’s line up of iPad devices.
The inclusion of a stylus and keyboard complements the extensive functionality offered by Galaxy Tab S3. Priced at $599, this latest tablet from Samsung is definitely at par with some of the leading figures in the tablet industry like Apple iPad Pro, Microsoft Surface Pro 4, and Google Pixel C.
The array of splendid features and capabilities offered by the Galaxy Tab S3 makes it an ideal device for those inclined to productivity and business. In addition, the exceptional AMOLED display promises the best entertainment experience on a tablet. Here are some of the general features and specifications of the Samsung Galaxy Tab S3.
Samsung Galaxy Tab S3 features entirely a glass-built front and back body with exceptional finish and quality. Below the display lies the home button, which also acts as the fingerprint reader. Four speaker grills are aligned in the corners of the device, and positioned at the bottom portion are the 3.5mm headphone jack and USB-C port.
The microSD slot along with the volume up down and power buttons are aligned on the right side. The pogo connector for connecting keyboard and other accessories is located on the left side.
The 9.7-inch Super AMOLED display with a resolution of 2048×1536 pixels in Galaxy Tab S3 offers stunning picture quality. The HDR ready feature embedded in the tablet enables the display in supporting HDR content that offers an outstanding contrast in the highlights and shadows. The display provides true to life colors and is best suited for watching HD videos.
S Pen and Keyboard
The inclusion of the S Pen stylus enables making notes and ideas much easier. The button the side of the stylus will activate the Air Commands feature. This helps taking screenshots or note making much easier. The keyboard is an optional accessory though, and connects to the tablet via a Pogo connector.
Performance and Battery Backup
Samsung Galaxy Tab S3 runs on the Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 processor and has a RAM capacity of 4GB. The performance is at par with the other competitors with more emphasis on watching video than gaming. The 6000 mAh battery comes with fast charging option and offers good standby time than most devices, with the company claiming 12 hours of usage with a single charge.