Samsung Galaxy Tab S6 is Coming to Malaysia – Comparable to iPad Pro?
Samsung Galaxy Tab S6 is Coming to Malaysia
The folks over at Samsung Malaysia have unveiled the Samsung Galaxy Tab S6. Together with the S Pen, the it is a tablet with the goal of enhancing your creativity and productivity. It has a 10.5-inch OLED display with a 2560 x 1600 resolution, effectively giving it an aspect ratio of 16:10 so you can see more on the screen. The slim bezels also allows it be an overall smaller device.
Aside from that, it is 5.7 mm thin, and weighs a mere 420 g, making it an easy device to bring with you wherever you go. The Samsung Galaxy Tab S6 is a multimedia powerhouse, packed with four speakers by AKG, which consists of two on each side of the tablet.
The Samsung Galaxy Tab S6 is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 SoC and has a sizeable 7,040 mAh battery. It is expected to last up to 15 hours of use, but results may vary depending on what you do with the tablet. It has an optical fingerprint scanner under the display for easy login.
The S Pen will have similar features as seen on the Galaxy Note 9. It can be used as a remote shutter for an easier, flexible way of taking photos, and will include gestures to make your life easier, such as scrolling through the device. The keyboard attachment, which can be purchased as an add-on, is expected to come with a small trackpad.
For a clearer look of the device’s specifications, check it out right below here:
|CPU/Chipset:||Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 (1 x 2.8GHz, 3 x 2.4GHz, 4 x 1.7GHz), 7nm|
|RAM:||6GB / 8GB RAM|
|Display:||10.5” WQXGA Super AMOLED (1600 x 2560), 287ppi|
|Storage:||128GB / 256GB (expandable via MicroSD)|
13MP + 5MP Rear
|OS:||Android 9.0 Pie|
|Connectivity:||Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4GHz and 5GHz), Wi-Fi Direct, Hotspot|
|Audio:||4-speakers by AKG|
|Dimensions:||244.5 x 159.5 x 5.7 mm, 420g|
Actual specifications for the Malaysian version may differ. It may be powered by Exynos instead.
There’s no word yet on when exactly when the Samsung Galaxy Tab S6 will be officially available in Malaysia. Pricing is expected to be revealed when the release date draws near. International pricing for the tablet lists the 128GB + 6GB RAM variant for USD $649 (RM2,688) and the 256GB + 8GB RAM variant for USD $729 (RM3,019).
If you want a more affordable Samsung tablet, check out our review of the Galaxy Tab A (2019) by clicking right here.
Pokdepinion: Seems like a solid tablet but I’m not sure about the price. Hopefully it will be more affordable when it reaches Malaysia.