The Samsung Galaxy Tab S5e is arguably one of the best Android tablets out there. Samsung made sure the tablet is a good contender for any android tablet the market has to offer. The Galaxy Tab S5e is Samsung thinnest and lightest tablet with a display screen size of 10.5 inches. Without wasting much time, let’s review this awesome tablet.
Samsung Galaxy Tab S5e Design
The Samsung Galaxy Tab S5e arrives with very slim bezels, unlike its predecessor. It features a thickness of just 5.5 mm, making it one of the slimmest tablet in the market. And it weighs just 400 grams, which is considered lightweight for a tablet. At the side of the tablet is a fingerprint sensor.
The tablet comes in three simple colours options of Black, Gold and Silver. At the back of the Galaxy tablet is a polished uni-metallic body with curved antenna line at the top and bottom. On top left corner is a single rear camera with LED flash.
Dimensions: 245 x 160 x 5.5 mm (9.65 x 6.30 x 0.22 in)
Weight: 400 grams
Colours: Black, Gold, Silver
Loudspeaker: Yes, with stereo speakers (4 speakers)
3.5 mm jack: No
– Speakers tuned by AKG/HARMAN
– Dolby Atmos sound
Samsung Galaxy Tab S5e Display
One of the selling points of the tablet is its 10.5 inches Super AMOLED touchscreen. The display size features an 81.6% screen-to-body ratio, 1600 x 2560 pixels, 16:10 aspect ratio and 288 PPI density. This is a premium display, which is similar to Apple’s iPad Pro 11.
Type: Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen
Size: 10.5 inches (81.6% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution: 1600 x 2560 pixels, 16:10 ratio (288 PPI density)
The camera is always not a strong suit of tablets. However the Samsung Galaxy Tab sports a 13MP camera sensor with f/2.0 aperture and 1.0µm pixel size. This camera can record video in 4K resolution at 30 frames per second. The front camera packs an 8MP selfie shooter with f/2.0 aperture and 1.12µm pixel size.
Single: 13 MP, f/2.0, 26mm, 1/3.4″, 1.0µm, AF
Features: LED flash, HDR, panorama
Single: 8 MP, f/2.0, 26mm, 1/4.0″, 1.12µm
The Galaxy Tablet comes with Qualcomm Snapdragon 670 chipset. This chipset features two high Kyro 360 Gold cores clocked at 2.0 GHz and six low Kyro 360 Silver cores clocked at 1.7GHz. For the graphics, the Galaxy Tab packs Adreno 615 graphics processing unit. Storage space available for the Samsung Galaxy Tab S5e is 64GB and 128GB. There is an option to upgrade the storage up to 512GB using a microSD.
Chipset: Snapdragon 670 (10 nm)
CPU: Octa-core (2×2.0 GHz 360 Gold & 6×1.7 GHz Kryo 360 Silver)
GPU: Adreno 615
Memory: 4GB/64GB, 6GB/128GB
MicroSD: up to 512 GB (dedicated slot)
The operating system of the Galaxy Tab S5e is the android 9.0 pie with Samsung user interface called One UI. Running along with the OS is two RAM variant of 4GB and 6GB.
OS: Android 9.0 Pie
User Interface: One UI
Sensors: Fingerprint (side-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass
Powering the Samsung Galaxy Tablet is a non-removable Li-Po 7040 mAh battery. The battery is charged using an 18W fast battery charger, so you don’t have to worry about spending the whole day charging.
Type: Non-removable Li-Po 7040 mAh battery
Charging: Fast battery charging 18W
WLAN: Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
Bluetooth: 5.0, A2DP, LE
GPS: Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, GALILEO
USB: 3.1, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector; magnetic connector
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