Alongside with the announcement of the premium Galaxy Tab S4 10.5, Samsung also launched a tablet for Junior – the Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.5. The slates comes with pre-loaded with Kids Mode and eight child-friendly apps and games, including BRIO World Railway and Toca Hair Salon 3. It also has a Multi User Mode which makes it usable by the whole family.

The Galaxy Tab A 10.5 is features a 10.5-inch TFT LCD with 1,920 x 1,200px resolution (16:10 aspect ratio). It is powered by a Snapdragon 450 chipset which offers power efficiency at the expense of blazing speed. It has 3GB of RAM to work with along with 32GB storage (plus a microSD slot).

The Always On Daily Board shows the time, calendar appointments, weather info and photos from the gallery.

A feature that the Tab A shares with the Tab S4 is the quad speaker system, which is enhanced with Dolby Atmos support. The tablet has an LTE version (Cat. 6) and a Wi-Fi only version. The 7,300mAh battery will keep it going for hours, especially with the 14nm chipset.

Note: The Wi-Fi version is SM-T590, while the LTE enabled model is SM-T595.


Checkout the full specs, features, availability and price of Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.5 below.

Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.5 Specifications


  • 2G: GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
  • 3G: HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100
  • 4G: LTE
  • Data Speed: HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A (2CA) Cat6 300/50 Mbps

SIM Type and Count

  • Nano-SIM

Software (OS)/Skin

  • Android 8.1 (Oreo)

Design & Build

  • Dimensions: 260 x 161.1 x 8 mm
  • Weight: 529g (Wi-Fi), 534g (LTE)
  • Colours: Black, Blue, White
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  • Type: IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
  • Size: 10.5 inches, 319.7 cm2 (76.3% screen-to-body ratio)
  • Resolution: 1200 x 1920 pixels, 16:10 ratio (216 ppi density)
  • Multitouch: Yes

Hardware & Memory

  • Chipset: Qualcomm SDM450 Snapdragon 450
  • CPU: Octa-core 1.8 GHz Cortex-A53
  • GPU: Adreno 506
  • RAM: 3 GB
  • Internal Storage: 32 GB
  • External Storage: microSD, up to 512 GB (dedicated slot)


  • Main Camera
    • Single: 8 MP, AF, f/1.9
    • Features: LED flash, panorama
    • Video: 1080p@30fps
  • Front-facing Camera
    • Single: 5 MP, f/2.2
    • Video: 1080p@30fps


  • Music Support: MP3/WAV/eAAC+/Flac player
  • Video Support: MP4/H.264 player
  • FM Radio: No
  • Loudspeaker: Yes
  • 3.5mm jack: Yes


  • WLAN: Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, WiFi Direct, hotspot
  • Bluetooth: 4.2, A2DP, LE
  • GPS: Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS
  • USB: 2.0, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector


  • Sensors: Accelerometer, gyro, compass
  • Messaging: Email, Push Email, IM
  • Browser: HTML5
  • Photo/video editor
  • Document viewer


  • Charging:
  • Battery Type & Capacity: Non-removable Li-Po 7300 mAh battery

Announcement & Availability Date

  • Announced: August, 2018
  • Availability: August 24, 2018


  • In Europe, the Wi-Fi only model of the Galaxy Tab A 10.5 will cost €330 while the LTE-enabled tablet will be €390.

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