Samsung has launched its new Tablets under the ‘S’ series. The series consists of three devices in total: Samsung Galaxy Tab S8, Galaxy Tab S8+, and Galaxy Tab S8 Ultra. These latest tablets from Samsung packs the top-of-line specification, large display and premium build with Samsung’s latest One UI Software. Today in this article, let’s have a brief look into specifications and features along with the expected price of Samsung Galaxy Tab S8 and S8 Plus in Nepal.
Samsung Galaxy Tab S8 & S8 Plus: Specification
|Specification||Galaxy Tab S8||Galaxy Tab S8+|
|Dimensions||246.7 x 161.8 x 6.9 mm||185.0 x 285.0 x 5.7mm|
|Display||11-inch, 2560×1600, (WQXGA), LTPS TFT,120Hz||12.4-inch, 2800 x 1752, (WQXGA+),Super AMOLED, 120Hz|
|Camera||Rear: 13MP f/2.0 Main + 6MP f/2.2 Ultra Wide|
Front: 12MP f/2.2 Ultra Wide
|Rear: 13MP f/2.0 Main + 6MP f/2.2 Ultra Wide|
Front: 12MP f/2.2 Ultra Wide
|Processor||Snapdragon 8 Gen 1, 4nm||Snapdragon 8 Gen 1, 4nm|
|RAM||8GB/12GB LPDDR5||8GB/12GB LPDDR5|
|Software||One UI 4.1, Android 12||One UI 4.1, Android 12|
|Security||Side-mounted Fingerprint||Under Display Fingerprint|
|Battery||8000mAh, 45W Fast Charging||10,090mAh, 45W Fast Charging|
|Colors||Graphite, Silver, Pink Gold||Graphite, Silver, Pink Gold|
Samsung Galaxy Tab S8 and S8 Plus overview:
Samsung Galaxy Tab S8:
Display and Design
The Samsung Galaxy Tab S8 features an 11 inched LTPS TFT Display with a resolution of 2560 x 1600. Like its previous model Samsung Galaxy S7, the new model will feature a 120Hz refresh rate panel. The LCD panel will even be a bit brighter at 500 nits. Due to its large footprint, the device weighs around 503 gm, despite having a large battery., which is really nice. The tablet has a premium built with its Aluminium chassis, dual-camera at the back with a magnetic strip for holding the S-Pen.
Likewise, the Galaxy Tab S8 features the latest Snapdragon 8 Gen1 processor that is built under 4nm architecture. The 4nm chipset features an octa-core processor with one Cortex-X2 clocked at 3.00 GHz, three Cortex-A710 clocked at 2.50 GHz, and four Cortex-A510 clocked at 1.80 GHz. Whereas, the graphics of the device will be handled by Adreno 730. Without any doubt, these are the most powerful Android tablet you currently get on the market.
Along with this, you get 8GB/12GB of LPDDR5 RAM with 128GB/256GB Internal storage respectively.
Camera and Battery
Samsung Galaxy Tab S8 packs a dual-camera setup at the back with 13MP f/2.0 aperture along with a 6MP f/2.2 ultra-wide-angle camera. While at the front we have a 12MP ultra-wide lens with an f/2.4 aperture. The device can capture 4K videos at 60 fps from both front and back, which is more than enough for you to document scanning and attend meetings. The Samsung Galaxy Tab S8 features a 8000mAh battery with support for 45W fast charging.
Samsung Galaxy Tab S8 Plus:
Talking about the Samsung Galaxy Tab S8+, it will feature a 12.4 inched Super AMOLED display that will also feature a 120Hz refresh rate panel. Also, the device comes with a resolution of 2800 x 1752 pixels.
Likewise, the Galaxy Tab S8+ will also feature the latest Snapdragon 8 Gen1 processor that is built under 4nm architecture. The 4nm chipset features an octa-core processor with one Cortex-X2 clocked at 3.00 GHz, three Cortex-A710 clocked at 2.50 GHz, and four Cortex-A510 clocked at 1.80 GHz. Whereas, the graphics of the device will be handled by Adreno 730. Just like the tab S8, Along with this, you get 8GB/12GB of LPDDR5 RAM with 128GB/256GB Internal storage respectively.
The device features a similar dual-camera setup at the back with the same 12MP ultra-wide selfie camera. Due to its larger size, Samsung Galaxy Tab S8+ features a larger 10,090mAh battery and supports fast charging up to 45W.
Samsung Galaxy Tab S8 and S8+ Series Other Featrures
This series of tablets are launched with the latest Android 12 with Samsung’s ONE UI 4.0 on top. This version of Samsung Software brings a whole lot of features and changes in the UI. We get Smart Widgets, more diverse multi-window experience in these tablets. Features like quick-share, clip studio paint, and app continuity between Samsung devices are also something you should look out for.
Both the tablet features a Quad-speaker setup tweaked by AKG and supports Dolby Atmos. We get a triple microphone array for clear and crisp voice during calls and video recording. These tablets are available in 5G, LTE, and Wifi variants, depending on your region. We get a Type C port with USB 3.2 support.
- Samsung Galaxy S22 Ultra Launched with S-Pen and Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 SoC
- Samsung Galaxy S22+ Launched With 50MP Triple Camera And 45W Fast Charging
Samsung Galaxy Tab S8 and S8 Plus Price in Nepal and availability:
These latest tablets of Samsung have been launched globally and might soon launch in Nepal too. The price Samsung Galaxy Tab S8 (8GB+128GB) starts at $699.99 while the Galaxy Tab S8+(8GB+128GB) starts at $899.99. If launched in Nepal expected price of the Samsung Galaxy Tab S8 is NRs.90,000 for 8/128GB, while the expected price of Tab S8+ in Nepal is NRs.115,000.
|Model||Price in US (Official)||Price in Nepal (Expected)|
|Samsung Galaxy Tab S8 (128GB)||$699||NRs.90,000|
|Samsung Galaxy Tab S8+(128GB)||$899||NRs.115,000|