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Samsung launches new Galaxy tablet

SEOUL, October 27, 2017

Samsung Electronics has announced a new addition to the Galaxy tablet portfolio, the Galaxy Tab A (8-inch), an everyday, versatile tablet designed for the entire family.

The Galaxy Tab A builds on the Galaxy design legacy, featuring a refined look and feel with a sleek, metal body and smooth rounded edges making it comfortable to hold. It offers long-lasting battery, a beautiful display that looks good in any light, and increased onboard memory with expandable storage, a statement said.

“At Samsung, we continue to work towards meaningful innovation that delights our customers and meets their unique needs,” said Sangsuk Roh, vice president of Tablet Product Strategy, Mobile Communications Business at Samsung Electronics. “The Galaxy Tab A is designed for both parents and kids. It’s the tablet that’s just as easy to take on the go or curl up with on the couch, with long-lasting battery life to get the entire family through the day.”

The Galaxy Tab A is equipped with a bright and immersive display for watching TV shows, playing games or browsing the web on a screen that looks good even under bright sunlight. It also has an optional blue light filter to balance the brightness and reduce eye strain, making it easier to view content at night and in dim lighting settings.

The long-lasting battery (5,000mAh) of the Galaxy Tab A lets users power through movies, games, emails and more, all from a single charge that lasts up to 14 hours. With 16GB of built-in storage and expandable memory (up to 256GB) for additional files, the Galaxy Tab A allows the user to store more apps and content whether at-home or on-the-go.

 The Galaxy Tab A features the new Home Mode, which can be configured to show up to three displays, providing a quick glance at information like the time, family calendar, weather or photos even while the device is charging. Each family member can have their own login with Multi User Mode to securely save their favourite settings and apps. With Parental Controls, parents can set limits on usage and customize available content to create a fun and safe environment for younger users. Also, users can easily view their favourite apps and content on personalized Bixby Home screens.

The Galaxy Tab A features 5MP F2.2 front and 8MP F1.9 rear cameras, as well as a new flash for clearer and brighter photos.
The tablet’s Kids Mode features exciting games, videos and content from partners including 5,000 videos and games from The LEGO Group as well as a social network themed LEGO® Life app with exclusive sticker content. The Galaxy Tab A also comes with a new native block coding app called Crocro Adventure; with this app, kids will be able to learn about block coding and programming through fun games teaching valuable logical thinking skills. Kids Mode now also features Value Pack options so users can download highly popular apps like LEGO Batman: Beyond Gotham, LEGO Ninjago: Shadow of Ronin, Toca Hair Salon 3 and BRIO World – Railway at no cost.

Optimized for game play with Game Launcher, the Galaxy Tab A provides an enhanced user interface and personalized gaming experience with more gaming tools, as well as a Call and Notification Prevention Mode so users can focus on their games without interruption.

Galaxy Tab A offers three months of YouTube Red5 free trial with purchase. YouTube Red provides an uninterrupted viewing experience free of commercials and advertisements, Offline Mode capabilities to watch and download videos and access to exclusive content such as YouTube Red Original movies and series.

 Just in time for the holiday season, the new Galaxy Tab A will be available in select markets and offered in wi-fi or LTE models in black, silver and gold. – TradeArabia News Service

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