The Samsung Galaxy Tab S8+ (Galaxy Tab S8 Plus) falls in between the standard Tab S8 and the Tab S8 Ultra.

Samsung Galaxy Tab S8 Series Launched

It feature a 12.4-inch WQXGA Super AMOLED display with a screen resolution of 2800 x 1752 pixels. It has a 16:10 aspect ratio and supports a 120Hz refresh rate. This one and the standard Tab S8 don’t have a notch.

There is a single 12MP front camera for video calls and selfies. The rear camera configuration is the same as the Tab S8 Ultra.

Samsung Galaxy Tab S8 Plus

Under the hood, the tablet is powered by the same Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 SoC like its elder sibling. The chipset is paired with 12GB of RAM and up to 256GB of storage. And much like the Tab S8 Ultra, the Tab S8+ also comes with a built-in microSD slot to expand storage. Plus, it comes with a USB-C port, support for the latest Wi-Fi 6E and Bluetooth 5.2 technologies, optional 5G support, and a fingerprint sensor.

Other than these, it comes with a smaller 10,090mAh battery with support for 45W fast charging. The Galaxy Tab S8+ runs the Android 12-based One UI 4.0 out of the box and comes with all the S-Pen features.

Samsung Galaxy Tab S8 Plus rear and sides

Samsung Galaxy Tab S8+ Specifications

Network Properties

  • 2G bands: GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
  • 3G bands: HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100
  • 4G bands: LTE
  • 5G bands: SA/NSA
  • Speed: HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A (CA), 5G


  • Announced: 2022, February 09
  • Status: Exp. release 2022, February


  • Dimensions: 285 x 185 x 5.7 mm (11.22 x 7.28 x 0.22 in)
  • Weight: 567 g (Wi-Fi), 572 g (5G) (1.25 lb)
  • Colors: Graphite, Silver, Pink Gold
  • SIM: Nano-SIM
  • Stylus, 6.2ms latency (Bluetooth integration, accelerometer, gyro)


  • Type: Super AMOLED, 120Hz, HDR10+
  • Size: 12.4 inches, 446.1 cm2 (~84.6% screen-to-body ratio)
  • Resolution: 1752 x 2800 pixels, 16:10 ratio (~266 ppi density)
  • Protection: Corning Gorilla Glass 5

Operating System

  • Android 12, One UI 4.1


  • Chipset: Qualcomm SM8450 Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 (4 nm)
  • CPU: Octa-core (1×3.00 GHz Cortex-X2 & 3×2.50 GHz Cortex-A710 & 4×1.80 GHz Cortex-A510)
  • GPU: Adreno 730
  • Storage: 128GB 8GB RAM, 256GB 8GB RAM, 256GB 12GB RAM
  • Memory Card slot: microSDXC (dedicated slot)
  • UFS


  • Main Camera: Dual
    • 13 MP, f/2.0, 26mm (wide), 1/3.4″, 1.0µm, AF
    • 6 MP, f/2.2, (ultrawide)
  • Features: LED flash, HDR, panorama
  • Video: 4K@30/60fps, 1080p@30fps
  • Selfie Camera: Single – 12 MP, f/2.4, 120˚ (ultrawide)
  • Features: HDR
  • Video: 4K@30/60fps, 1080p@30fps


  • Radio: No
  • Loudspeaker: Yes, with stereo speakers (4 speakers)
  • Audio 3.5mm jack: No
  • Tuned by AKG


  • WLAN: Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/6e, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
  • Bluetooth: 5.2, A2DP, LE
  • NFC: No
  • USB: USB Type-C 3.2, magnetic connector


  • Sensors: Fingerprint (under display, optical), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass
  • Wireless Samsung DeX


  • Battery Type and Capacity: Li-Po 10090 mAh, non-removable
  • Charging: Fast charging 45W, 100% in 82 min

Models: SM-X800, SM-X806, SM-X806B, SM-X806U, SM-X806N (Wi-Fi version: SM-X800, 5G version: SM-X906)

Samsung Galaxy Tab S8 Plus infograph

Samsung Galaxy Tab S8+ Price and Availability

The new Galaxy Tab S8+ starts at $899 and comes in three colorways – black, silver, and pink. The tablet is now up for pre-orders and will be available for purchase starting February 25 in the US, South Korea, and Europe. The slate is expected to be available in Nigeria soon.

Additionally, Samsung will offer a free Book Cover Keyboard Slim accessory to customers who pre-order the Galaxy Tab S8+.


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