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” HD Display
  • 2GB RAM/32GB ROM/ up to 256GB MicroSD
  • 5MP rear facing / 2MP front facing camera
  • Android 8.1.0

 

Specs

  • Battery
    • Standby time: 1275 hours
    • Battery size/type: 5000 mAh
  • Keyboard
    • Touch screen with on-screen keyboard
  • Memory
    • 2 GB RAM, 32 GB ROM
    • Supports up to 256 GB MicroSD card
  • Operating System
    • Android 8.1.0
  • Processor
    • MSM8917

 

  • Anti-theft
    • Yes
  • Advanced messaging
    • No
  • Device Unlock App
    • Yes
  • Emergency Alerts (WEA)
    • No
  • SIM card
    • Nano
  • System Manager (Carrier IQ)
    • Yes

Connectivity

  • Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n
  • Wi-Fi web browsing
  • Wi-Fi sharing

 

  • Tethering APN
  • Micro USB 2.0
  • Bluetooth® 4.2, HSP1.2, A2DP1.3, AVRCP1.4, OPP1.2, PAN1.0(PANU only), HID1.0, DI1.3, HOGP1.0

Network

  • 3G/4G/LTE capable
  • Band 2/4/5/12/66/71

 

Camera

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

 

  • Autofocus
  • Face detection
  • Multiple shooting modes
  • Video recording

Multimedia

  • Stereo audio (with headset)
  • Audio support: MP3, M4A, 3GA,  AAC, OGG, OGA, WAV, WMA, AMR, AWB, FLAC, MID, MIDI, XMF, MXMF,  IMY, RTTTL, RTX, OTA

 

  • Image support: A-GIF,BMP,GIF,JPEG,P-JPEG,PNG,WebP,WBMP,RAW, HEIF
  • Video support: MP4, M4V, 3GP, 3G2, WMV, ASF, AVI, FLV, MKV, WEBM
  • HAC support: NA