Samsung's Galaxy Tab A 9.7 gets UK launch date

Check out the full specs for all three versions
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Samsung’s new Galaxy Tab A 9.7 will be available in three different versions in the UK.

Launching on May 21st, the Galaxy Tab A comes with a 9.7-inch screen, measures 7.5mm thick, runs on Android 5.0 Lollipop, and features a new 4:3 aspect ratio.

It also comes with a 5MP rear camera, 2MP front camera, and has Quick Connect, meaning users can show videos from the device on their Samsung Smart TV.

“The Galaxy Tab A has the power and performance our customers have come to expect from the Samsung Galaxy range, and with Wi-Fi, LTE and S-Pen versions available we are offering people more choice when it comes to picking a device that best suits their lifestyle,” commented Conor Pierce, Vice President IT and Mobile, Samsung Electronics UK and Ireland.

“Combining innovative functionality that makes it possible to tailor the tab experience for more than one person with a compact design – the Galaxy Tab A can be used anywhere, anytime. With a new screen ratio designed to optimise the viewing experience, the new Galaxy Tab A is the perfect tablet for people looking for an everyday device that works for them and their family.”

The Samsung Galaxy Tab A will be available in three different models in the UK including a Wi-Fi version, LTE version and Wi-Fi with S-Pen version. Check out the full specs for each model below.

Galaxy Tab A 9.7 (Wi-Fi)

Display

9.7” XGA TFT

Chipset

APQ8016 (Quad 1.2GHz)

Bearer

Wi-Fi Only

LTE Support

-

Memory

1.5GB(RAM) + 16GB microSD up to 128GB

Camera

5.0MP AF rear (main) camera + 2.0MP front camera

Connectors

MicroUSB(11pin), 3.5mm Ear jack

Sensors

Accelerometer, Hall Sensor, RGB sensor

Wireless Connectivity

Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, BT 4.1, USB2.0

GPS

GPS + GLONASS

Dimension, Weight

166.8 x 242.5 x 7.5 mm, 450g

Battery capacity

6,000mAh (App. 10 hours)

OS/Upgrade

Android L

PC Sync

Samsung Kies

Radio

-

Video

Recording: 720p @ 30fps Playback: 1080p @ 30fps

Others

-

Galaxy Tab A (LTE)

Display

9.7” XGA TFT

Chipset

MSM8916 (Quad 1.2GHz)

Bearer

LTE FDD :800/850/900/1800/2100/2600 3G : HSPA+42/5.76 850/900/1900/2100 2G : EDGE/GPRS 850/900/1800/1900

LTE Support

Non CA

Memory

2GB(RAM) + 16GB microSD up to 128GB

Camera

5.0MP AF rear (main) camera + 2.0MP front camera

Connectors

MicroUSB(11pin), 3.5mm Ear jack

Sensors

Accelerometer, Hall Sensor, RGB sensor

Wireless Connectivity

Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, BT 4.1, USB2.0

GPS

GPS + GLONASS

Dimension, Weight

166.8 x 242.5 x 7.5 mm, 456g

Battery capacity

6,000mAh (App. 10 hours)

OS/Upgrade

Android L

PC Sync

Samsung Kies

Radio

-

Video

Recording: 720p @ 30fps Playback: 1080p @ 30fps

Others

-

Galaxy Tab A 9.7 with S Pen (Wi-Fi)

Display

9.7” XGA TFT

Chipset

APQ8016 (Quad 1.2GHz)

Bearer

Wi-Fi Only

LTE Support

-

Memory

2GB(RAM) + 16GB microSD up to 128GB

Camera

5.0MP AF rear (main) camera + 2.0MP front camera

Connectors

MicroUSB(11pin), 3.5mm Ear jack

Sensors

Accelerometer, Hall Sensor, RGB sensor

Wireless Connectivity

WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n, WiFi Direct, BT 4.1, USB2.0

GPS

GPS + GLONASS

Dimension, Weight

166.8 x 242.5 x 7.5 mm, 487g

Battery capacity

6,000mAh (App. 10 hours)

OS/Upgrade

Android L

PC Sync

Samsung Kies

Radio

-

Video

Recording: 720p @ 30fps Playback: 1080p @ 30fps

Others

-

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