FOR fans of Samsung Electronics products in the Philippines, here are three new offerings: Galaxy Tab S4, Galaxy Tab A 10.5, and Galaxy Watch.
Samsung Philippines executives unveiled the three new offerings at a hotel in Bonifacio Global City, Taguig City.
Galaxy Tab S4 and Galaxy Tab A 10.5
Photo: Tab S4 and Tab A 10.5 (EKU)
Galaxy Tab S4 is already available in the Philippines at a price of Php44,990.
It’s a premium Android tablet from the Korean tech titan.
It comes in ebony black and fox grey; its specifications include:
- Dimensions: 249.3 x 164.3 x 7.1 mm.
- Processor: Snapdragon 835.
- Weight: 1.06 pounds.
- RAM: 4GB.
- Storage: 64GB or 256GB.
- Camera: 13MP, f/1.9.
- Battery: 7,300mAh.
- Speakers: Surround Sound powered by Dolby Atmos.
Galaxy Tab S4 was designed and built for people who lead work-hard-play-hard lifestyles being a powerful multi-tasking assistant.
The tablet’s Desktop Experience (DeX) Mode gives the users a versatile device-on-the-go that will help them accomplish work anytime, anywhere. Its taskbar, multi-window capability, and gestures like drag and drop provide an accessible and familiar work interface.
Users should have no reason at all to worry about the connectivity of its dedicated Pogo keyboard, what its intuitive design that makes pairing a seamless experience with the tablet while providing a comfortable typing experience.
The Galaxy Tab S4 comes improved speed and larger memory and can take on challenging tasks easily. It has a 64GB internal storage that can be expanded with a microSD up to 400GB.
It is also paired with an improve S Pen, revamped drawing tools, and translate functions help for users’ fun and creative side. Samsung added Air Command applications that also heighten user experience, such as jotting down new ideas that pop in one’s mind before they are forgotten. Users can also use Live Message to create animated handwritten notes in conversations through the S Pen.
AKG tuned its speakers that are Dolby Atmos-powered for a superb surround-sound experience. Behind the Galaxy Tab S4’s 10.5″ Super Amoled Display is a 7,300 mAh battery, which can be charged to full power in around 3.33 hours and lasts around 16 hours of use.
“A” equals “excellent” in grades, and Samsung’s second tablet offering for this stage of 2018, the Galaxy Tab A 10.5 bears an “A” in its name.
Can it be that the “A” means “excellent” in entertainment? For Samsung engineers and other creative minds designed the tablet “to keep families entertained while at home or on the go.”
Samsung (which means “three stars”) said its new “device specializes in family-friendly entertainment and ensures epic family time anywhere.”
It sports enhanced audio and visual features that makes it ideal for enjoying users’ favorite film and shows: lounging on the couch, or on a long drive with the family, as well as keeping children entertained for hours.
The Samsung Tab A 10.5 in Fog Grey color will be in the Philippine market on September 28, coming with a price of Php23,990.
Its specifications cover, among others:
- Display 10.50-inch.
- Processor 1.8GHz octa-core.
- Front Camera: 5-megapixel.
- Resolution 1920×1200 pixels.
- RAM 3GB.
- OS Android 8.1.
- Rear Camera: 8-megapixel.
Inside is a 7,300 mAh battery for a longer battery life, it has AKG quad speakers supported by Dolby Atmos 3D Surround Sound “which transforms mobile entertainment into an immersive audio-visual experience.”
What more, its Kids Mode enables parents to manage content and usage time, a child-friendly tablet interface for learning and entertainment that’s simple, safe, and fun. Kids Mode comes with Kids Browser, Galaxy Apps for Kids and eight child-friendly apps from brands known to be family-favorites. It has Multi User Mode also for up to eight accounts on the same device with all the family members in mind.
Galaxy Tab A 10.5 has improved connectivity features (LTE, Wi-Fi) and the device also features Alway On Daily Board for daily information.
If you’ve been waiting for the Galaxy Watch, it will be available in the local market on September 14 with two versions: Silver, 46mm, and Rose Gold, 42mm and comes with a price of Php16,990 and Php15,990, respectively.
The watch’s enhanced battery life is projected to last up to 80 plus hours, removing the need (and the inconvenience) to charge every day.
Samsung said that with its long lasting battery life connection with a smartphone also is longer for messaging, calls, mapping, and music.
“Users can also start and end their day with morning and evening briefings to help stay on top of reminders, weather and their latest schedule,” the company said.
Wellness is the idea behind its creation as it offers a true holistic health experience through its new stress management tracker for the detection of high levels of stress, then offers breathing exercises to help keep the users centered and focused.
The watch carries with it all the benefits from the Galaxy Ecosystem that creates a seamless experience with Health, Samsung Know, and Bixby.
Samsung said it “makes music and multimedia control even easier on Galaxy Watch with Spotify allowing users to listen to songs offline or without a smartphone with Spotify Offline mode in addition to keeping information secure with Samsung Knox.”
Samsung Philippines officially launched the three products in the country on September 4. (EKU)