Samsung has refreshed its mid-range tablet segment with the launch of the Galaxy Tab A Plus tablet. It is the company's 9.7-inch tablet offering that comes with an S Pen stylus. The S Pen is usually reserved for the company's high-end products, however this time the company has bundled it with this new Galaxy Tab A Plus mid-range tablet.
Samsung has announced the Galaxy Tab A Plus tablet quietly by simply listing it on its Belgium-France website. As for its specifications, the Samsung Galaxy Tab A & S Pen with model name SM-P550N features a 9.7-inch LCD display offering 1024x768 pixels resolution. It is powered by a Ziilabs ZMS-08 quad-core CPU clocked at 1.2GHz and paired with 2GB of RAM and 16GB of internal memory, which is expandable by up to 128GB on a microSD card.
The tablet sports a 5-megapixel rear snapper with 720p video recording capability, and a 2-megapixel front-facing camera. It runs Android 5.0 Lollipop based TouchWiz UI, out of the box. Connectivity options include of Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n support, but the tablet lacks SIM card support.
Other features in the tablet include of a 6,000mAh battery. The Galaxy Tab A Plus with S Pen has been launched in Sandy White and Sandy Black color options.
In terms of price and availability, the tab is priced at €339 that is approximately Rs 23,780, and is selling it via some online retailers.