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Samsung Galaxy Tab S2
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Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 1.9GHz 32GB 8" 4G 3G Tablet

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1.9GHz Android 32GB 8" Jul 2015
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17 Reasons For

Samsung Has Excellent Tablet Computer Reviews

Samsung has excellent average ratings for its tablet computers as well as across its entire tablet range.

Flash Storage Medium

This tablet computer supports a Flash storage medium, which is the most commonly supported storage medium on comparable spec tablet computers that have been on the market for a similar time to it.

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4G Compatible

The Galaxy Tab S2 is 4G compatible. Most of the other tablet computers that are a comparable age to the Galaxy Tab S2 are not 4G compatible.

We compared this tablet computer to all the other 4G compatible tablet computers and we think because of it's better review score, the SM-T700 Galaxy Tab S[pl_2747817_price], and the SM-T555N Galaxy Tab A[pl_2887182_price] both from Samsung is also worth considering.

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3G Compatible

The Galaxy Tab S2 is 3G compatible. Most of the other tablet computers of this age and spec are not 3G compatible.

It may also be worth also looking at one of the other 3G compatible tablet computers currently available including the Samsung SM-T555N Galaxy Tab A[plb_2887182_price] which has better reviews.

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Very High Rear Camera Resolution

With a rear camera resolution of 8 megapixels, the Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 has one of the highest rear camera resolutions amongst comparable spec tablets of this age. The rear camera resolutions of tablet computers that have been around for a comparable time to the Galaxy Tab S2 range from 0.3MP to 8MP.

We compared this tablet computer to all the other 8MP rear camera resolution tablets and we think the SM-T815 Galaxy Tab S2[pl_3247710_price], and the GT-N8000 Galaxy Note[pl_2668414_price] both from Samsung which has better reviews is also worth considering.

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Quite Fast Processor Clock Speed

At 1.9 gigahertz, the Galaxy Tab S2 has a quite fast processor clock speed compared to most of the other tablets of this type and age. Similar spec tablet computers that were released one year ago have processor clock speeds of between 1GHz and 3.1GHz.

Alternative 1.9GHz processor clock speed tablets currently available which you might also want to look at include the Samsung SM-P9000 Galaxy Note Pro[plb_2685889_price] which has better reviews.

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Fairly Large Internal Storage Capacity

The Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 has a fairly large internal storage capacity (32 gigabytes) compared to most of the other tablet computers of a comparable age and spec to the Galaxy Tab S2. The internal storage capacity of tablet computers that have been available for a similar time to the Galaxy Tab S2 range from 1.1GB to 520GB, and the average internal storage capacity is 29GB.

We compared this tablet to all the other 32GB internal storage capacity tablets and we think because of it's better review score, the Samsung SM-P9000 Galaxy Note Pro[plb_2685889_price] is also worth considering.

If this tablet internal storage capacity is too small for you then you might want to look at the Microsoft Surface Pro 3[plb_3022999_price] (128GB) which also has a higher rating.

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4.1 Bluetooth Version

The Galaxy Tab S2 supports a 4.1 Bluetooth version which is newer than most tablet computers that have been around for a similar time to it. Most tablets that have been on the market for a similar time to it support a 4 Bluetooth version.

This tablet computer's Bluetooth version (4.1) is in fact the best supported Bluetooth version amongst all tablet computers that have been around for a comparable time to the Galaxy Tab S2.

A 4.1 BLE Bluetooth version is the worst supported Bluetooth version amongst similar types of tablet computer.

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Fairly Long Continuous Video Playback Time

With a continuous video playback time of 14 hours, the Galaxy Tab S2 has one of the longer continuous video playback times amongst similar spec tablets of this age. The average continuous video playback time of tablets of this spec and age is 9.7h, and the continuous video playback times range from 3h to 14h.

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Quite Large Maximum Memory Card Size

The Galaxy Tab S2 has one of the larger maximum memory card sizes (128 gigabytes) amongst tablets of this age. Tablets of a similar spec and age to the Galaxy Tab S2 have maximum memory card sizes of between 32GB and 2TB, and the average maximum memory card size is 87GB.

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Quite High Front Camera Resolution

With a front camera resolution of 2.1 megapixels, the Galaxy Tab S2 has one of the higher front camera resolutions amongst comparable spec tablets of this age. The lowest front camera resolution of tablet computers that have been around for a comparable time to the Galaxy Tab S2 is 0.3MP, the highest is 8MP, and the average front camera resolution is 1.5MP.

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2560 X 1440 Pixels Maximum Video Resolution

The biggest maximum video resolution of the Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 is 2560 x 1440 pixels. That's over four times the maximum video resolution of the most frequently found maximum video resolution of 1280 x 720 pixels.

A 2560 x 1440 pixels maximum video resolution is in fact the best maximum video resolution across all comparable spec tablet computers that are a similar age to the Galaxy Tab S2.

The worst maximum video resolution amongst similar types of tablet is 640 x 480 pixels.

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2048 X 1536 Pixels Display Resolution

The biggest display resolution of the Galaxy Tab S2 is 2048 x 1536 pixels. That's over five times the display resolution of a 1024 x 600 pixels tablet computer, which is the most frequently found display resolution. Across all tablet computers of this age and spec the best display resolution is 2560 x 1600 pixels and the worst is 800 x 480 pixels.

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Fairly Large Internal Memory

With an internal memory of 3 gigabytes, the Galaxy Tab S2 has one of the larger internal memory amongst comparable spec tablet computers of this age. The smallest internal memory of tablet computers that have been on the market for around the same time as the Galaxy Tab S2 is 0.5GB and the largest is 16GB.

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Very Narrow

Across all the tablet computers of this age and spec the widths range from 95mm to 380mm, and the average width is 200mm. At only 134.8 millimeters, the Galaxy Tab S2 is fairly narrow compared to most of the other tablets of a comparable age and spec to the Galaxy Tab S2.

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Very Light

The weights of tablet computers that have been around for a comparable time to the Galaxy Tab S2 range from 120g to 2.7kg. At only 272 grams, the Galaxy Tab S2 is fairly light compared to most of the other comparable spec tablets that were released one year ago.

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Very Thin

Across all the comparable spec tablet computers that have been around for a similar time to the Galaxy Tab S2 the thicknesses range from 5.5mm to 260mm. With a thickness of only 5.6 millimeters, the Galaxy Tab S2 has one of the thinner thicknesses amongst tablet computers of this age.

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1 Reason Against

Quite Short Continuous Audio Playback Time

The continuous audio playback times of tablet computers that have been on the market for more than a year range from 5h to 300h, and the average continuous audio playback time is 120h. At only 74 hours, the Galaxy Tab S2 has a quite short continuous audio playback time compared to most of the other tablet computers of this type and age.

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3 Other reasons to consider the Samsung Galaxy Tab S2

Released Over a Year Ago

This Samsung tablet computer has been on the market for over a year.

Four Processor Cores

Compared to the other 152 tablets of this age and spec that we have assessed the number of processor cores of, the number of processor cores on the Galaxy Tab S2 is four which is average.

We think you might also be interested in some of the alternative 4 processor core tablet computers currently available including because of it's better review score, the Ematic EWT932[plb_2943590_price].

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Average Screen Size

The Galaxy Tab S2 has a pretty standard screen size (8 inches) compared to most of the other tablet computers that have been available for a comparable time to the Galaxy Tab S2.

If this tablet screen size is too small for you then you might want to consider the DELL Venue 8 7000[plb_3135886_price] (8.4"), or the Samsung SM-T705 Galaxy Tab S[plb_2979639_price] (8.4") which is also higher rated.

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Screen Size
Display Colours
Touch Screen Technology
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Touch Sensitive Screen
LED Backlight
Display Resolution
Supported Number of Colours Display
Camera
Rear Camera Resolution
Geotagging
Front Camera Resolution
Front Camera
Video Capturing Speed
Maximum Video Resolution
Video Recording
Auto Focus
Rear Camera
Audio
Built-In Microphone
Built-In Speaker
Networking
4G Compatible
3G Compatible
2G Compatible
2G Standard
3G Standard
4G Standard
WiFi Direct
Bluetooth Version
WiFi Standard
Bluetooth
Wi-Fi Standard
Ports & Interfaces
Combo Headphone / Microphone Port
Headphone Jack Size
Microphone Input
Headphone Output
Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
Micro-USB 2.0 Port
Messaging
E-Mail
Performance
Video Format
Audio Format
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Electronic Compass
Accelerometer
GLONASS
Assisted GPS (A-GPS)
GPS
GPS
Design
Size
Form Factor
Fingerprint Reader
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Battery
Continuous Audio Playback Time
Continuous Video Playback Time
Battery Capacity
WiFi Browsing Time
Weight & Dimensions
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Reviewed 24 September 2015 by Chet
Chet would recommend the Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 8.0 inch SM-T715C (Verified Purchase)

We had a product from another company that was no longer supported. Was looking for a tablet with a camera for my wife's business. We looked at the specs and decided to get a Galaxy Tab S2. Access... Read more…

Reviewed 19 November 2015 by Mindhead1
Mindhead1 would recommend the Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 9.7 inch SM-T815

I came to this tablet from a Nexus 9 and what an improvement. Screen is beautiful and the thinness and weight make it easy to handle for extending reading sessions. The performance of the Tab S2... Read more…

Reviewed 30 October 2015 by Tomf
Tomf would recommend the Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 8.0 inch SM-T715C (Verified Purchase)

Upgrade from Galexy Tab 2, so this tablet is quite fast. Good at what a tablet does...

Reviewed 7 October 2015 by First time tablet user
First time tablet user would recommend the Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 8.0 inch SM-T715C (Verified Purchase)

As a first time users - the classes are a big help. Love the way it connects to the smart TV. Can't wait to learn more about whit it can do. Another purchase through B & H...

Reviewed 7 October 2015 by TC
TC would recommend the Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 9.7 inch SM-T815 (Verified Purchase)

It is powered by a fast CPU, is slimmer and lighter than its predecessor, the Galaxy Tab S. the Samsung home button is also a fingerprint scanner and can be back up by passwords. It has no lag, no... Read more…

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