Samsung’s Upcoming GALAXY Tab S To Feature The World’s First 2560×1600 Pixel AMOLED Display

The tablet will also be the first one to pack in an S5 like fingerprint sensor.


Rumours about the unannounced Samsung GALAXY Tab S have been surfacing online lately; with the last signs of a new tablet range surfacing thanks to some user agent profiles. Well, reports now point out to the new Tab S tablet range being very high-end, packing in some serious hardware specifications to begin with.

Leaked benchmark scores sourced by SamMobile bring a lot to light about the unannounced high-end tablet. The display of the upcoming GALAXY Tab S is said to be a 2560×1600 pixel AMOLED one which is supposedly the first WQXGA display that Samsung has ever produced. Inside there appears to be an Exynos 5 SoC with a big.LITTLE octa-core CPU. Four of those Cortex-A15 cores will be clocked at 1.9GHz while the other four Cortex-A7s will clocked at 1.3GHz. The tablet will pack in some heavy duty 3GB of 32-bit dual-channel 933 MHz LPDDR3e RAM as well.

An 8MP camera will sit at the back taking care of the device’s imaging duties, while a 2.1MP unit sits over the screen for all those video chats in HD. The device is said to be powered by Android KitKat, version 4.4.2 and will also sport an S5 like fingerprint sensor for security and transactions.

The tablet will come in two sizes—an 8.4 inch one and a 10.5 inch one. Both devices are expected to be launched in their Wi-Fi and LTE variants as well.

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