- The Galaxy Tab A8 (2021) has gone official
- The mid-range tablet features a 10.5 display and a 7,040mAh battery
- It is equipped with quad speakers and an 8MP rear camera
The Samsung Galaxy Tab A8 (2021) has been launched. The A-series tablet is a mid-range product that packs in a 10.5-inch display and a Unisoc processor. The tablet promises an immersive audio experience as it is equipped with Dolby Atmos powered quad speakers. The device is driven by a big battery.
The Tab A8 (2021) comes with access to the Samsung TV Plus streaming service that gives access to 200+ free channels, which includes live and on-demand content. In addition, buyers of the Tab A8 (2021) will receive two months of free access to YouTube Premium. Here are all the details on the specifications, features, and pricing of Samsung’s new A-series tablet.
Samsung Galaxy Tab A8 (2021) specifications and features
The Galaxy Tab A8 (2021) has a 10.5-inch TFT LCD display that offers 1,920 x 1,200 pixels. It offers an aspect ratio of 16:10. It is powered by a 2GHz octa-core processor. Reports surrounding the tablet have claimed that it features the 12nm Unisoc T618 chipset.
The Tab A8 (2021) comes in multiple variants such as 3GB RAM + 32GB storage, 4GB RAM + 64GB storage, and 4GB RAM + 128GB storage. The device features a dedicated microSD card slot for more storage. The device runs on Android 11 OS, which is skinned with One UI 3.1.1. It offers features like split-screen, floating windows, and drag & split.
The tablet has a 5-megapixel front camera and autofocus enabled 8-megapixel rear camera without flash. The device is driven by a 7,040mAh battery that supports 15W charging. On the connectivity front, the tablet offers features like LTE, Wi-Fi 5, and Bluetooth 5.0. It offers other features such as Samsung Knox security, quad speakers, face recognition, a USB Type-C port, and a 3.5mm audio jack. Lastly, the tablet measures only 6.9mm in thickness and weighs 508 grams.
Samsung Galaxy Tab A8 (2021) pricing and availability
The Galaxy Tab A8 (2021) will go on sale in Europe with a starting price of €230 (~Rs 19,300) later this month. It will be released in the US and other markets in January 2022. There is no specific information on Tab A8 (2021)’s India launch yet. The tablet will be available in colours like Pink Gold, Grey, and Silver. Samsung will be selling accessories such as Book Cover, Clear Edge Cover, and Protective Standing Cover for the buyers of the Tab A8 (2021).