Samsung Galaxy Tab Active with 8-inch display, IP67 certification officially announced
Samsung took a step forward and on Thursday officially took the wraps off its first rugged Galaxy tablet called the Samsung Galaxy Tab Active. The Galaxy Tab Active is Samsung's first water and dust resistant tablet. The Galaxy Tab Active comes in Titanium Green colour with Protective cover and C-Pen. There is no word on pricing or availability details yet.
According to Samsung, the Galaxy Tab Active is built specifically for business environments. The Tab Active comes with anti-shock covering that can withstand a 1.2-meter drop, with the protective cover on. The tablet also comes with robust C-Pen and built-in POGO pin charging.
The specifications of Galaxy Tab Active are similar to the Galaxy Tab 4 8.0, which include 8-inch WXGA TFT LCD display with resolution of 1280 x 800 pixels, 1.2GHz quad-core processor, 1.5GB RAM and Android 4.4.4 KitKat. The tablet is 9.75mm thick and weights 393 grams.
Other specifications include an 3.1MP rear camera with LED flash, 1.2MP front facing camera, 16GB internal storage with expandable upto 64GB using microSD card and 4,450 mAh removable battery. Connectivity series include 4G LTE / 3G HSPA+, WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0 LE, NFC and GPS / GLONASS.