The Samsung Galaxy Tab S6 Lite has been much talked about in the recent past. The toned-down variant of the flagship Galaxy Tab S6 had its renders, specifications and price leaked recently. More recently, Pricebaba posted renders and pricing of the Wi-Fi only variant of the Lite model. Now, the chaebol has gone ahead and quietly launched the Galaxy Tab S6 Lite as it gets listed on the official Samsung store in Indonesia. It appears that the new tablet is confined to the Indonesian market as of now.
Samsung Galaxy Tab S6 Lite specifications and features
The Samsung Galaxy Tab S6 Lite features a metal unibody design just like its pricier sibling. However, it comes with a smaller 10.4-inch TFT display with a screen resolution of 2,400 x 1,200 pixels. Samsung is also providing an S-Pen with the tablet, however, it seems to have no battery/Bluetooth for the air gestures. Powering the slate is an unnamed 1.7GHz octa-core processor (with 2.3GHz boost), which is speculated to be an Exynos unit. The processor is further backed by 4GB of RAM and 64GB storage, which can be further expanded using a microSD card. The table is powered by 7,040mAh battery and boots Samsung’s One UI 2.1 skin based on Android 10. The software features Dark Mode, DeX support, Samsung Knox and lets you answer calls and reply to text messages. However, for the latter, you will need to be connected to a Samsung smartphone on Android 9 Pie or above, with at least 3GB RAM.
In the camera department, the Samsung Galaxy Tab S6 Lite features 8-megapixel camera on the back. As for selfies and video calling, you get a 5-megapixel snapper on the front. Other features of the slate include Bluetooth 5.0, Wi-Fi, LTE connectivity, 3.5mm headphone jack and AKG-tuned speakers and Dolby Atmos.
Samsung Galaxy Tab S6 Lite pricing and availability
Samsung is offering the Tab S6 Lite in three colour variants – Oxford Gray, Chiffon Pink, and Angora Blue. The brand is also selling a Book Cover separately, which attaches magnetically and has a slot for the S-Pen. While the Indonesian listing doesn’t mention any details about its pricing and availability, it reveals that the Tab S6 Lite will come with a 4-month YouTube Premium subscription.