Tech specs: Samsung Galaxy Tab A

Learn about the key features and specifications of the Samsung Galaxy Tab A.

 

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Key features

  • 8.0” sAMOLED Display
  • LTE CAT 4 (Bands 2, 3, 4, 7,12)
  • Qualcomm 1.2 GHz Quad Core Processor
  • 5MP Rear Camera / 2MP FF Camera
  • 2 GB RAM / 16GB ROM

 

Specs

  • Battery
    • Standby time: 1200 hours
    • Battery size/type: 4200 mAh
  • Keyboard
    • Touch screen with on-screen keyboard
  • Memory
    • 2 GB RAM, 16 GB ROM
    • Supports up to 128 GB MicroSD card
  • Operating System
    • Android 5.0
  • Processor
    • Quad Core 1.2GHz Qualcomm MSM8916

 

  • Anti-theft
    • No
  • Advanced messaging
    • No
  • Device Unlock App
    • No
  • Emergency Alerts (WEA)
    • Yes
  • SIM card
    • Micro-GBA
  • System Manager (Carrier IQ)
    • Yes
  • T-Mobile Video Calling
    • No

Connectivity

  • Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n SISO, 2.4GHz/5GHz
  • Wi-Fi web browsing
  • Wi-Fi sharing

 

  • Micro USB 2.0
  • Bluetooth® 4.1, A2DP 1.2(stereo Bluetooth), OPP 1.1(Object Push Profile), AVRCP 1.4 , HID 1.0, HSP 1.2, PAN(only PANU) 1.0 , HOGP 1.0, DI 1.3
  • Android browser
  • Tethering APN

Network

  • 4G LTE
    • Bands 2,4,12 (Roaming bands 3,7)
  • 3G / 4G (HSPA / UMTS / HSPA+)
    • 1700, 1900, Bands I, II, IV, V

 

  • HD Voice Capable
    • No
  • VoLTE Capable
    • No

Camera

  • 5 MP (rear facing)
  • 2 MP (front facing)
  • 4X digital zoom
  • Flash

 

  • Auto focus
  • Face detection
  • Multiple shooting modes
  • Video recording

Multimedia

  • Stereo audio (with headset)
  • Audio support: MP3, AAC, AAC+, WMA, MPEG4, WAV
  • Image support: GIF, PNG, BMP

 

  • Video support: 3GPP, MPEG4, WMV, H.263, H.264, H.265
  • HAC support: NA