Korean manufacturer Samsung has announced the LTE tablet Samsung Galaxy Tab A 8.4-inch (2020) with an 8.4-inch display in the United States.
The Samsung Galaxy Tab A 8.4 (2020) is built around with an 8.4-inch WUXGA (1920 × 1200) display with display aspect ratio of 16:10. The slate is powered by Exynos 7 Octa Exynos 7904 1.8Ghz octa-core paired with 3GB RAM and a storage capacity of 32GB. The Exynos7904 has almost the performance as that of the Snapdragon 630.
In the camera department, the main camera is an entry-level sensor of 8MP, despite being a mid-range class Android tablet.
The tablet was announced for the US carrier Verizon (scheduled to be released from other carriers). It comes with 3.5mm audio jack, and USB Type-C port. It runs Android 9 Pie out of box.
Samsung Galaxy Tab A 8.4 (2020) specifications
- 2G: GSM, GPRS, EDGE 900 / 1800 / 1900 MHz
- 3G: UMTS, WCDMA, HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100 MHz
- 4G: LTE 1(2100) 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(AWS), 5(850), 7(2600), 13(700), 20(800), 66(AWS-3)
- Speed: HSPA, LTE-A
- Announced: 2020, March
- Availability: 2020, March
- Android 9 Pie
- CPU: Exynos 7 Octa Exynos 7904 1.8Ghz Octa-core
- GPU: Mali-G71 MP2
- RAM: 3GB
- Internal Storage: 32GB
- Memory Card Slot: Yes, up to 512GB
- Type: TFT
- Size: 8.4 inch
- Resolution: WUXGA 1920 × 1200, 16:10
- Dimension: mm
- Weight: g (10.9 oz)
- Colour: Mocha
- SIM: Nano-SIM, Single and Dual SIM options
- Main Camera: 8MP
- Selfie Camera: 5MP
- WLAN: Wi-Fi 802.11 a / b / g / n / ac 2.4 G + 5GHz
- Bluetooth: 0, A2DP
- GPS: Yes, A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS
- USB: microUSB v2.0; Type-C connector.
- Sensors: Accelerometer, Ambient Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Compass
- Battery Type and Capacity: Non-Removable Lithium-Polymer 5000mAh
Samsung Galaxy Tab A 8.4 (2020) Price and Availability
Price-wise, the Galaxy Tab A 8.4 (2020) is $279.99 and comes in a single memory option (3/32GB) and one color – Mocha.
Samsung is currently only offering deals with Verizon, but other carriers might get it too later on. Orders are already open on the Samsung US website, while shipping is scheduled for the end of the month.