Samsung Galaxy Tab S8, Tab S8+ and Tab S8 Ultra with Snapdragon 8 Gen 1, S Pen surfaces in press renders

Specifications of the upcoming Samsung Galaxy Tab S8 series surfaced back in May, and renders surfaced in October, now the press renders of the smartphone has surfaced along with the detailed specifications. This coincides with earlier leaks, including dual front cameras in the Tab S8 Ultra model.

All the models are said to be powered by the latest Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 and the Tab S8 Ultra is said to pack up to 16GB of RAM and up to 512GB storage with an expansion slot in all the models. These are expected to come in both Wi-Fi and 5G models.

Samsung Galaxy Tab S8 series rumoured specifications

  • Tab S8 — 11-inch (2560 x 1600 pixels) WQXGA 120Hz LTPS TFT display with up to 500 nits brightness, 276 ppi
  • Tab S8+ — 12.7-inch (2800 x 1752 pixels) WQXGA+ 120Hz Super AMOLED display with up to 420 nits brightness, 266 ppi
  • Tab S8 Ultra — 14.6-inch (2960 x 1848 pixels) WQXGA+ 120Hz Super AMOLED display with up to 420 nits brightness, 240 ppi
  • Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 4nm Mobile Platform with Adreno next-gen GPU
  • 8GB RAM with 128GB / 256GB storage, 8GB RAM with 128GB storage / 16GB RAM with 512GB storage (S8 Ultra only), expandable memory up to 1TB with microSD
  • Android 12 with One UI 4.1
  • 13MP rear camera with f/2.0 aperture, 6MP ultra-wide camera with f/2.2 aperture
  • 12MP front-facing camera with f/2.4 aperture, 12MP ultra-wide secondary camera with f/2.2 aperture (Tab S8 Ultra only)
  • Galaxy S8 — Side-mounted fingerprint scanner
  • Galaxy S8+ and Ultra— In-display fingerprint scanner
  • Quad speakers tuned by AKG, Dolby Atmos
  • S Pen with Bluetooth
  • Tab S8 Dimensions:253.8×165.4×6.3mm; Weight: 507g
  • Tab S8+ Dimensions: 285x185x5.7mm; Weight:567g
  • Tab S8 Ultra Dimensions: 325.8 x 207.9 x 5.4mm; Weight: 728g
  • 5G SA/NSA, 4G LTE, Wi-Fi 6 802.11 ax, Wi-Fi Direct, Bluetooth 5.0, GPS + GLONASS, Beidou, Galileo, USB Type-C
  • Tab S8 — 8,000mAh battery with 45W Fast Charging
  • Tab S8+ — 10,090mAh battery with 45W Fast Charging
  • Tab S8 Ultra — 11,200mAh battery with 45W Fast Charging

The Galaxy Tab S8 series is expected to be introduced sometime in Q1 2022. We still don’t have the exact pricing yet, but these are expected to cost between 680 Euros (US$ 778 / Rs. 57,685 approx.) for the Tab S8 and go up to 1220 euros (US$ 1393 / Rs. 1,03,470 approx.) for the S8 Ultra.


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