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Samsung tab s6: everything you should know before buying it

Android tablets are not as popular as smartphones; hence very few companies are launching new tablet models. At the same time, brands like Xiaomi are still manufacturing Android tablets but aren’t offering them to the Indian market.

Still, Samsung is one reliable company that has been making and bringing a limited variety of affordable tablets in the country for quite some time now.

The Samsung Galaxy Tab S5e is a shining example of a budget-friendly device. In contrast, the recently launched Tab S6 is introduced as the brand’s performance-oriented tablet. So should you invest in a Samsung tab s6 tablet? Let’s find out.Samsung tablet prices are very pocket-friendly, and their previous model Samsung Galaxy Tab S5e was hugely popular among tablet users.

Samsung Tab s6 design

The Samsung tab s6is a premium Android tablet that offers a 10.5-inch AMOLED display panel with a WQXGA resolution of 1600×2560 pixels. The display has acceptable size bezels all around it, which helps you hold the device considering the size of the tablet.

Samsung has bundled an in-display fingerprint sensor on this Samsung Tab s6, which isn’t the ultra-sonic type found on the Galaxy S10 series but an optical CMOS type sensor. When the fingerprint scanner is in use, the AMOLED display lights up around it.

The thickness of the Samsung Tab s6 is 5.7mm, which makes the device very sleek; however, the device is pretty heavy, and its weight is 420g due to the massive 7040mAh battery it houses. One-handed usage of this device is not comfortable due to the bulk and weight of the device. 

Samsung Tab s6 specification

The Samsung Tab s6 are available in Wi-Fi as well as LTE variants. Fortunately, the manufacturer has launched the Wi-Fi + LTE variant in India. Samsung has included a SIM tray that can house a microSD card and one Nano-SIM card. The volume and power buttons are on the right side, along with a microphone hole.

The Samsung Tab S6 has four AKG-tuned good quality speakers and supports Dolby Atmos technology. Two of them are placed at the top section, and the other two are at the bottom side. 

The Samsung Tab s6 offers a dual-camera configuration on the backside, and the touchscreen is compatible with a stylus. The manufacturer provides a chunky S pen stylus in the product box, which is very comfortable to hold and use on the screen.

Just below the camera set up on the backside, you can locate a magnetic groove to hold the stylus stick. The track also houses a tiny charging pad to charge the stylus when docked.

It comes with a stylus proximity alert setting; we strongly suggest that users must enable this setting.

The Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 processor powers the Samsung Tab s6; the Snapdragon 855 is a powerful and efficient chipset. The tablet comes embedded with 6GB of RAM and 128GB of internal storage space, which can be expandable up to 1TB using a microSD card.

The Samsung Tab s6 also supports dual-band Wi-Fi 802.11ac, 4G VoLTE along and Bluetooth 5. The product comes with a 15W charger in the box.

Samsung Tab s6 software

The User Interface of this tablet is similar to what you get in Samsung Galaxy mobile series but scaled up to be compatible with the bigger screen.

At the same time, the UI does not fully use the real estate that the Samsung Tab s6 offers, whereas it looks gorgeous on a mobile display, which means that Samsung needs to optimize it a bit for the tablet display.

Samsung Tab s6 offers a multi-window icon tray for quick access that can be used by swiping inwards from the right side of the screen. Making notes or drafts on the Samsung Tab s6 is a breeze, and it is very good at detecting and rejecting palm impressions.

Samsung Tab s6 performance

The Samsung Tab s6 shines when it comes to performance and is more powerful than the previous Samsung tablets in the similar price segment. You will enjoy watching content on the Samsung Tab s6, as the 10.5-inch AMOLED display offers excellent viewing angles and punchy colors.

The quad-speaker configuration enhances the overall viewing experience. The selfie camera of this device is good at capturing correct details and can be used for a good quality video calling experience.

Verdict

The Samsung Tab s6 is the latest flagship tablet from Samsung and comes with the best possible hardware configuration in terms of performance for a tablet. The crisp AMOLED display and the quad-speaker set-up do make it an excellent device to consume media on.

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