Samsung Galaxy Tab A (2017, 8.0″, LTE) announced in Malaysia at RM1199

Samsung Galaxy Tab A (2017, 8.0″, LTE) announced in Malaysia at RM1199

Yesterday Samsung Malaysia announced Galaxy Tab A 2017 8.0″ LTE reaches our shores with a retail price of RM1199.

If you are looking for new tablet, Samsung Galaxy Tab A 2017 might be a good choice as entry level Android tablet. The Galaxy Tab A (2017) comes with an 8″ TFT display at 1280×800 (WXGA) resolution. The tablet features a lightweight metal back design however this time no S Pen included.

The tablet has a Home Mode, useful information such as the time, calendar and weather while charging with optional dock.

The key features of Samsung Galaxy Tab A 2017 include, an entry-level Octa-Core Snapdragon 425 processor, 2GB RAM and 16GB of storage which expandable via microSD slot up to 256GB, an 8MP f/1.9 main camera with auto focus, and a front facing 5MP.

What really stand out from the tech spec that the tablets supports 4G LTE which can be occupied as as a phone whereby an earpiece built-in at the top. It supports large variety of LTE bands including FDD-LTE in 700MHz, 850MHz, 900MHz, 1800MHz and 2,600MHz as well as TDD-LTE in 2300MHz and 2600MHz. Other connectivity such as 802.11 a/b/g/n WiFi, Bluetooth 4.2 and GPS, Glonass, Beidou.

The tablet comes with a 5,000mAh battery which is rated to last up to 14 hours of video playback. Samsung Galaxy Tab A 2017 available in 3 choices of colors; Gold, Silver & Black.