Samsung wants a slice of Apple’s iPad Pro, and the Galaxy Tab S7 and Galaxy Tab S7 Plus look likely to be their stronger rivals, with the galaxy Tab S7 featuring a sharper, more stylish design than its predecessors, which are designed to use or use keyboard cover accessories and support Samsung’s latest S Pen, while the optional integrated 5G communication capabilities help distinguish them from the iPad Pro.
The Galaxy Tab S7 has an 11-inch display with an LTPS TFT panel and a refresh rate of 120Hz. The run resolution is 2560 x 1600. The Galaxy Tab S7 plus is increased in size to 12.4 inches and uses the Super AMOLED panel to increase the resolution to 2800 x 1752 with a refresh rate of 120Hz.
Pictured is the Galaxy Tab S7.
Both use Qualcomm’s SnapSnapdragon 865 plus chipset and run Android 10. Includes two configurations, one is 6GB of memory with 12GB of storage, and the other is 8GB of memory with 256GB of storage. Buy a microSD slot with up to 1TB memory card on any size model.
As for connectivity, Samsung will offer different combinations of WiFi, LTE and 5G depending on the tablet of its choice. All models will have WiFi 6 (802.11ax) and Bluetooth 5.0 communication capabilities, while the Galaxy Tab S7 will also offer 4G LTE and 5G versions. The Galaxy Tab S7 Plus contains all of the above communication capabilities.
Pictured is the Galaxy Tab S7 Plus.
THE USB 3.2 GEN 1 TYPE-C IS STANDARD FOR THE SAMSUNG GALAXY TAB S7 SERIES TABLET, WHICH SUPPORTS THE DISPLAYPORT OUTPUT, THE FINGERPRINT SENSOR IS BUILT INTO A BUTTON ON THE SIDE, AND THE GALAXY TAB S7 PLUS REPLACES IT WITH A FINGERPRINT READER ON THE DISPLAY. Both have four AKG speakers and support Dolby Atmos. On the back there is a 13-megapixel main camera, a 5-megapixel ultra-wide-angle camera, and an LED flash;
For accessories, the S Pen stylus is standard, and with Bluetooth and tablet connectivity, tablet users can get the same handwriting and productivity support as the pen on the new Galaxy Note 20. Samsung will also offer a Book Cover, as well as a Book Cover keyboard for those who really want a laptop replacement, and the Galaxy Tab S7 and S7 Plus will automatically switch to their desktop mode when they connect keyboard accessories. Of course, if you like, you can also use your own Bluetooth or USB-C keyboard and mouse, and can even plug in an external monitor to get more desktop space.
Prices for the Galaxy Tab S7 start at $649.99, while the Galaxy Tab S7 Plus will start at $849.99, both of which will come in the three colors of Mystery Black, Mysterious Silver and Mysterious Copper. They are expected to go on sale in the fall of 2020.