Samsung Galaxy Tab 4: Specifications, Features, Availability and More

While Apple is credited with single-handedly starting the tablet revolution with its iPad, it was Samsung which took it to the masses. The Korean giant launched Galaxy Tab series offering different screen-sizes giving users the choice, at a much affordable price-point in comparison to the premium charged by Apple. Now, the Tab series is due for its 4th generation and though rumours suggested that it was to be unveiled during MWC, we’re pretty sure it’s set to announce soon. How do we know? Well, Samsung itself gave this information on its official website by adding the name of the Tab 4 range in its compatibility list of the newly announced Gear Fit.

Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 Leak

So this is right time to bring all the leaks, rumours, speculations about the series in one place. Here we go…

Devices in the Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 range

Similar to its predecessor, the Tab 4 range would offer Tab 4 7, Tab 4 8 and Tab 4 10. As clear from the name of the slates, the tablets will differ in their display size, which would be 7-inch, 8-inch and 10-inch.

Rumoured specifications of the Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 7.0

7-inch display with the resolution of 1,280 x 800 pixels

1.2GHz quad-core processor

1GB RAM

8GB internal storage, with expandable memory of up to 64GB

3MP camera at the back and 1.3MP front camera

4,450mAh battery

Rumoured specifications of the Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 8.0

8-inch display with the resolution of 1,280 x 800 pixels

1.2GHz quad-core processor

1GB RAM (for 3G variant), 1.5GB RAM (for 4G variant)

16GB internal storage, with option of expanding it up to 64GB

3MP main camera and 1.3MP camera at the front

Battery of 6,800mAh capacity

Rumoured specifications of the Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 10.1

10.1-inch display sporting the resolution of 1,280 x 800 pixels

1.2GHz quad-core processor

1.5GB RAM

8GB internal storage, that is expandable up to 64GB via microSD card

8MP camera at the back and 2MP secondary camera

6,800mAh battery

Connectivity and network support

Just like the Tab 3 series, the tablets in the Tab 4 series would be offered in different variants of Wi-Fi only, Wi-Fi + 3G support and Wi-Fi + 4G support.

Operating system

All three slates will be based on latest version of Android 4.4 KitKat. Samsung will layer the OS with its customized TouchWiz interface which will offer several useful features that are also found in Samsung’s flagship smartphones.

Availability

The Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 series was announced in April last year, and since we know that Samsung follows yearly cycle of announcing its products, we can expect the slates to be announced real soon.

Pricing

Nothing concrete can be said about the pricing of the slates till they’re actually announced/launched. However, as mentioned earlier, Samsung keeps its Galaxy Tab range in the affordable segment only, which means they will definitely not burn your pocket.

What do you think about the rumoured features of the Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 tablets? Will you be buying one?