Samsung’s upcoming Galaxy Tab Active 2, has been spotted in GFXBench which has revealed some specifications of the device. Though the availability and price of the device are not yet known, but the key hardware specifications have been leaked by this benchmark listing. The tab comes with Android 7.1.1 Nougat out of the box with Samsung’s TouchWiz UI. It also comes with many pre-installed Samsung applications. Galaxy Tab Active 2 is a slight upgrade over its predecessors in terms of build quality and performance.
Galaxy Tab Active 2 features a massive 8.0-inch screen with a resolution of 1280 x 800 pixels. The display is not that crisp and accurate, but it serves the purpose very well. The resolution of the screen has been kept at the low end, in order to save battery. When it comes to performance, Tab Active 2 is an average device which is equipped with Exynos 7870 chipset and 1.5GHz Octa-Core processor.
The graphics are handled by Mali-T830 GPU, which is enough for the low-resolution screen. It has 3GB of RAM and 16GB of internal storage. It might also support microSD card up to 256 GB, but it has not been confirmed by the officials. The model number of this device is SM-T395, which has support for both 3G and 4G networks. As per the leaks, there is another variant of Galaxy Tab Active 2 which only supports WiFi, without any cellular support.
Samsung Galaxy Tab Active 2 Specifications
|OS||Android 7.1.1 Nougat|
|Network & Connectivity|
|Wifi||Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n|
|Resolution||1280 x 800 pixels|
|External Memory||Yes, up to 256GB|
|Extra Features||FM Radio|
Galaxy Tab Active 2 sports an 8MP primary camera accompanied with a 5MP secondary camera. The primary camera has a LED flash and auto-focus feature, while front camera comes with only standard features. The battery information has not been provided in the benchmark listing. The connectivity features of the tab include Wi-Fi, GPS, micro USB port, Bluetooth, 3.5mm audio jack and NFC.
It is expected that Galaxy Tab Active 2 will be announced in the month of October in India. The expected price range is around Rs. 12000 but the confirmed specs and price will be revealed in coming weeks by the official sources. Till then stay tuned with us and get latest tech news.