If you remember, Samsung announced its Galaxy Tab A8 tablet last month. Now, the company is launching the device in the Indian market which will be available to purchase from Monday, January 17. The tablet has a 10.5-inch display, a Unisoc T618 chipset, and a quad-speaker setup. Users can spilt its screen and run two applications simultaneously, and add pop-window. The tablet also comes with Samsung’s defense-grade security platform Knox.
Samsung Galaxy Tab A8 Price in India and Availability
The tablet price in India starts at Rs. 17,999 for the 3GB RAM with 32GB internal storage (Wi-Fi) model, while the Wi-Fi+LTE variants carries a price tag of Rs. 21,999. The 4GB RAM with 64GB internal storage (Wi-Fi) model has been priced at Rs. 19,999, while its Wi-Fi+LTE variant comes at Rs. 23,999. The tablet comes in three color options, i.e. Grey, Pink Gold, and Silver.
The Galaxy Tab A8 is available to purchase from January 17 through Amazon. It will come with Rs. 2,000 cashback offer on using ICICI bank cards. The company is also offering a Book Cover worth Rs. 4,499 for Rs. 999.
As for specifications and features, Samsung Galaxy Tab A8 has provided a 10.5-inch WUXGA TFT display with a resolution of 1920 x 1200 pixels. The display comes with 16:10 aspect ratio and an 80 percent screen-to-body ratio. The device features a quad-speaker setup with Dolby Atmos sound supports. On the SoC front, it is equipped with a Unisoc Tiger T618 octa-core chipset with a smooth multitasking experience.
Samsung Galaxy Tab A8 Specifications
- Display: 10.5-inch WUXGA
- Resolution: 1920 x 1200 pixels
- Operating System: Android 11
- Processor: Unisoc SoC
- RAM: 3GB/4GB
- Internal Storage: 32GB/64GB
- Rear Camera: 8MP
- Front Camera: 5MP
- Battery: 7,040mAh with 15W fast charging
- Connectivity: 4G LTE, Wi-Fi 5, Bluetooth v5, USB Type-C port, 3.5mm audio jack
Coming to the optics, the tablet has offered a single 8MP camera on the rear side and a 5MP camera on the front side. The front camera also has face recognition feature to unlock the device. Talking about connectivity options, it features a 4G LTE, Wi-Fi 5, Bluetooth v5.0, USB Type-C port and a 3.5mm audio jack. The Galaxy Tab A8 runs on Android 11 out of the box. Onboard sensors are an accelerometer, compass, gyroscope, light, hall sensor, GPS, GLONASS, Beidou, and Galileo.
Samsung Galaxy Tab A8 has arrived with a 7,040mAh battery that supports 15W fast charging. It also comes with Samsung Knox defense-grade security system. Besides, the tablet measures 246.8 x 161.9 x 6.9mm and weighs 508 grams.