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Samsung 7" 1.3GHz 8GB 7" Tablet

1.3GHz Android 5.1 8GB 7" Aug 2016
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User Reviews Are Good

On average, based on 101 user reviews this tablet computer has an overall user rating of 85 out of 100.

Good Product Quality

A few people mentioned in their reviews that the product was good quality. A.n. Other wrote in their review of this tablet “Good picture quality”. Camille wrote “I am happy with the quality and performance” in her review of the Samsung 7". Christopher P. Hick mentioned in his Samsung 7" review “Great buy fast and good quality”.

Easy to Use

Several Samsung 7" reviewers concluded that this tablet was easy to use. Busy Mum mentioned on Amazon “I love this tablet - easy to use, fast and very clear graphics”. Buyer rated the product 5 stars and mentioned “Tablet easy to set up & easy to use”. C0nn1efe said on Amazon “It is 1.2 ghz quad core, which makes it nice and responsive and fast to use” in their review of this tablet yet they only scored the Samsung 7" 3 stars.

Five customers agreed that the Samsung 7" was easy to setup. Feedback from a Customer wrote “Clear screen Easy to set up and use”. Jo L mentioned on Amazon “Easy to set up without any problems & I'm no wizard with these new gadgets”. Old Man Mike mentioned “While easy to set up and use with a reasonable screen” in their review of the Samsung 7" but even so they gave the product a score of 1 stars.

Some people who purchased the Samsung 7" concluded that it was comfortable and easy to hold. Two years ago J. Connor said in their review of this tablet “Although The Tab is cheaper looking than Apple products, once in the hand it feels solid and comfortable”. Joan Kerr wrote on Amazon “Smaller than previous models easy to hold and so clear” in his review. Physics Geek mentioned in their Samsung 7" review on Amazon three years ago “The glass from the screen extended to the edge of the front surface, making it feel like a nice object to hold” but in spite of that they only scored the Samsung 7" 60 out of 100.

One Samsung 7" reviewer who reviewed it concluded that it performed as expected. Alexander Bryson mentioned “Arrived promptly, does what it say's on the tin, good buy” in his Samsung 7" review and scored it 80 out of 100.

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Good Battery Life

A number of customers agreed that the Samsung 7" had a good battery life. Amazon Customer mentioned “The battery life is much improved over the previous Galaxy tab 2 it replaced” in their review of this tablet. Barbara Turner wrote “It is a lovely size, nice screen, great sound and brilliant battery life, I'm just hoping it will get 5.0 update soon”. Three years ago Christopher P. Hick scored the product 5 stars and he wrote on Amazon “Get used loads have plenty of battery life and very fast at operating” in his Samsung 7" review.

Reasonably Priced

A number of Samsung 7" reviewers wrote in their reviews that it was good value for money. Becbooboo wrote in their Samsung 7" review on Amazon “Fantastic tablet for the money” and rated the Samsung 7" as very good. Bulbulamir wrote in their review of the Samsung 7" on Amazon “Brilliant at the price”. Busy Mum wrote on Amazon “Super value” and rated it 5 stars.

A number of customers who reviewed it concluded that it was a bargain for the price. Bulbulamir said in their Samsung 7" review two years ago “Bargain! Works fast, really slim” . C0nn1efe said in their review of the Samsung 7" on Amazon “I don't agree with other people that it feels cheap”. Dustspeck said “Does the job if you want a relatively small, cheap tablet”.

One customer who reviewed the product thought it was cheap. Old Man Mike wrote on Amazon “A much better front camera - not expensive options in this day”.

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Good Size

Some customers who purchased this tablet concluded that it was thin. Amazon Customer said “This tablet is very responsive, its lightweight slim”. John Mackillop mentioned in his review of the Samsung 7" on Amazon “The Tab 4 is slimmer, lighter and has no such connection problems”.

A number of Samsung 7" owners concluded that the Samsung 7" was compact. Camille said “Am sure this will be a good addition especially when travelling due to the compact size” in her Samsung 7" review. Ifellover said in their review of the Samsung 7" on Amazon “This has proven to be an excellent tool for work, being both reliable and compact” and rated it 4 stars.

A few people wrote in their reviews that it was a good size. Jo L mentioned on Amazon “Ideal size for me as I like to take it with me when I go away & it fits in my hand luggage without any problems”. Margaret Russell scored it 5 stars and she said “Very handy and nice size Easy to use Thank you”.

A few Samsung 7" reviewers who purchased it concluded that it was lightweight. Mkn mentioned “Bad quality, lightweight tablet for VERY casual use”. Mkn also wrote “Thin, lightweight, good IPS screen (like in Nexus) - Relatively cheap - Low power consumption when not in active use Cons”.

One person who reviewed the product concluded that it was heavy and bulky. Keith Lang mentioned in his review “I have found this a very useful, not too heavy or too big tab” .

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Robust

Five Samsung 7" owners said in their reviews that the product was reliable. Evelyn Boxall wrote three years ago “Value for money and seems reliable” in her review of this tablet. Ifellover said “The table is reliable and fully function - a truly excellent bargain for the price”. Lovereviewing mentioned in their review “Also are very reliable and trustworthy”.

Some Samsung 7" reviewers mentioned in their reviews that it was well made. Chefsmrs wrote in their Samsung 7" review “I'm happy to say my son is over the moon with his gift even has a start up built in he's watching movies on it as we speak” .

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Samsung Has Excellent Tablet Reviews

Samsung tablets have excellent reviews on average and across all tablet computers Samsung is one of the leading brands.

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Good Picture Quality

A few customers who reviewed the Samsung 7" considered that it had good picture quality. J. Connor wrote on Amazon two years ago “Movies look great and graphics are sharp”.

One customer said in their reviews that the Samsung 7" had good colour saturation. In January last year A. Hutchison wrote in their review “Crystal clear screen with vivid colours is adept at showing video” and gave the Samsung 7" a rating of 4 stars.

One Samsung 7" owner who purchased the Samsung 7" concluded that it was good for watching movies. Stephen Lowden wrote “Superb tablet, expandable storage up to 64gb which is great for movies & other media, border around the screen is tiny so looks new” and scored the product 5 stars.

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Good Connectivity

Some Samsung 7" reviewers who reviewed the product said that it was wifi compatible. Nick wrote on Amazon two years ago “This tablet is fast, connects to wireless routers no problem, its got latest spec on it so it will do alot better than most tablets out there” in his review of the Samsung 7". Viacom said in their review on Amazon “When turning on the wifi thingy it takes a bit of time around 6 to 7 seconds to connect to the Web”.

A few Samsung 7" owners mentioned in their reviews that it was able to connect to the internet. Keefo! wrote “A good example is gaming, I have a sega megadrive emulator and Nintendo Gameboy advance both with a tonne of games which I downloaded from the internet for free”. Three years ago Moonstone mentioned “The plus points are fast internet connection and download speeds” in their review. In the same month Samantha Louise Cole said in her review of the Samsung 7" “Really easy to use and is faster on the internet loading than the tab 3” and scored the product very highly.

Some Samsung 7" reviewers wrote in their reviews that it was good in terms of USB connections. Old Man Mike wrote “This had good USB connectivity which allowed me to carry out all of the normal activities that a computer is designed to do” in their review. Old Man Mike also mentioned “In the meantime IF YOU WANT A GOOD WORKING PRODUCT WITH USB CONNECTIVITY THEN DO NOT BUY THIS TABLET”.

Several Samsung 7" owners mentioned in their reviews that it had email functionality. Camille mentioned in her review two years ago “Good connection to email accounts” .

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Nice Design

A number of people mentioned in their reviews that this tablet was good looking. Chefsmrs said in their review of this tablet “It is a gift gorgeous my 15 year old returning to school in his last year”. Mr. J. Briggs wrote in their review of this tablet on Amazon “Battery life is pretty low, I was surprised” however despite that they only gave the product a score of 3 stars.

One customer who bought it concluded that it was a good design. Last year Jm rated it as very good and mentioned on Amazon “Fast, reliable, memory card slot, great design, robust enough to take anywhere”. One Samsung 7" owner who reviewed the Samsung 7" reckoned that it was neat. Joan42 mentioned “It is very neat size, easy to use” in their Samsung 7" review.

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Good Support

Some people who purchased the Samsung 7" concluded that it had good technical guidance. Crafty Jan mentioned on Amazon “An excellent product great value and very easy instructions to follow in every day use” in their review of this tablet. Two years ago Delia Marlow scored the product 5 stars and she mentioned in her Samsung 7" review on Amazon “The item was great Except for the fact the installation instructions and guarantee”.

Acceptable Noise Level

One customer wrote in their reviews that it was quiet. Stephen Lowden gave the product a rating of 5 stars and he said “Sleek compared to older samsung tab models, loudspeaker is reasonably loud no issues there whilst others complain that it is too quiet, battery lasts for an incredibly long time”.

Good Technical Features

One Samsung 7" owner who reviewed the Samsung 7" reckoned that it had good features. Kirsty scored the Samsung 7" very highly and wrote last year “Full of features that work straight out of the box, simple wifi connectivity, Bluetooth pairing & file sharing, pre loaded with many useful app's & features, screen viewing quality” in their Samsung 7" review.

Good Environmental Credentials

One person who bought it reckoned that it was good in terms of power usage. Coomar Lallbahadoor said on Amazon “Is very useful intead switch on computer sometime for doing thing and is fast also battery energy is long enouth, depand on what you using for like whatching video” in their Samsung 7" review and rated the Samsung 7" as excellent.

Good for Games

One person who reviewed the product considered that it was good playing games on.

Flash Storage Media

This tablet supports a Flash storage media, which is the most commonly supported storage media on recently released similar spec tablet computers.

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Only Released Six Months Ago

The 7" was only relased by Samsung six months ago. Newer tablet computers like this one are likely to have more advanced features.

Fairly Large Maximum Memory Card Size

Tablet computers that came out in the last 12 months have maximum memory card sizes of between 32GB and 200GB, and the average maximum memory card size is 110GB. With a maximum memory card size of 200 gigabytes, the Samsung 7" has one of the larger maximum memory card sizes amongst tablets of this age.

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Very Light

The average weight of tablet computers that are a comparable age to the 7" is 640g. At only 283 grams, the Samsung 7" is quite light compared to most of the other tablets that have been on the market for around the same time as the 7".

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9 Reasons Against

Inferior Sound Quality

A number of people said in their reviews that the product did not have good sound quality. Old Man Mike gave the Samsung 7" a rating of 20 out of 100 and wrote in their review on Amazon “Also disappointing is the quality of picture from the two cameras and the sound is not very good either”. Wes R Kabiri said two years ago “The speakers are in a different spot and sounds really tinny compared to the Tab 3” however he still scored it 4 stars.

Not 4G

Most tablets that have been around for the last year are not 4G. The Samsung 7" is no exception to this as it too is not 4G.

Tablet computers which are 4G that might be worth looking at include the SM-T285N[pl_3308885_price], or the SM-T285[pl_3759460_price] both from Samsung.

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Not 3G

The Samsung 7" is not 3G. Most of the other tablets that were launched around the same time as the 7" are also not 3G.

Tablets which are 3G that might be worth looking at include the Archos 101C[plb_3708523_price] which is also cheaper.

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Very Small Internal Storage Capacity

The average internal storage capacity of tablets that have been available for a comparable time to the 7" is 120GB, and the internal storage capacitys range from 4GB to 1.1TB. At only 8 gigabytes, the Samsung 7" has a quite small internal storage capacity compared to most of the other tablets that are a comparable age to the 7".

Other 8GB internal storage capacity tablet computers currently available that you might also want to consider include cheaper tablets such as the Samsung SM-T280N[plb_3308751_price].

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Quite Small Display Diagonal

Across all the comparable spec tablet computers that were released in the last year the display diagonals range from 7" to 19", and the average display diagonal is 10". With a display diagonal of only 7 inches, the Samsung 7" has a very small display diagonal compared to most of the other tablets that are a similar age to the 7".

We compared all the other 7" tablets to this tablet and we think cheaper tablet computers such as the SM-T280N[pl_3308751_price], and the SM-T280[pl_3759446_price] both from Samsung is also worth considering.

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Very Low Rear Camera Resolution (numeric)

The lowest rear camera resolution (numeric) of tablets that have been on the market for around the same time as the 7" is 2MP and the highest is 33,000MP. With a rear camera resolution (numeric) of only 5 megapixels, the Samsung 7" has a quite low rear camera resolution (numeric) compared to most of the other tablets that were released around the same time as the 7".

We compared all the other 5MP rear camera resolution tablet computers to this tablet and we think the Samsung SM-T280N[plb_3308751_price] which is cheaper is also worth considering.

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Only 1280 X 720 Pixels Rear Camera Resolution

The Samsung 7" has a maximum rear camera resolution of 1280 x 720 pixels. That's 56% less rear camera resolution than a 1920 x 1080 pixels tablet computer, which is the most frequently found rear camera resolution.

This tablet computer's rear camera resolution (1280 x 720 pixels) is actually the worst rear camera resolution across all comparable spec tablets that are a similar age to the 7".

Across comparable types of tablet computer the best rear camera resolution is 3264 x 2448 pixels.

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Quite Low Battery Capacity

Across all the tablets that have been around for a similar time to the 7" the battery capacitys range from 12mAh to 9,300mAh, and the average battery capacity is 4,900mAh. The Samsung 7" has one of the lower battery capacitys (only 4,000 milliamperes * hour) amongst tablets of this age.

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Quite Low Front Camera Resolution (numeric)

The front camera resolution (numeric)s of tablets that have been on the market for the last year range from 0.3MP to 5MP. With a front camera resolution (numeric) of only 2 megapixels, the Samsung 7" has one of the lower front camera resolution (numeric)s amongst tablets of this age.

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2 Other reasons to consider the Samsung 7"

Four Processor Coress

Compared to the other 66 latest comparable spec tablet computers that we have assessed the number of processor coress of, the Samsung 7" has four processor coress which is average.

Alternative 4 processor cores tablets currently available which you might also want to consider include the Samsung SM-T280N[plb_3308751_price], or the Archos 101C[plb_3708523_price] which is cheaper.

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Average Processor Frequency

At 1.3 gigahertz, the Samsung 7" has a pretty standard processor frequency compared to most of the other tablet computers that have been around for the last year.

We compared all the other 1.3GHz processor clock speed tablets to this tablet computer and we think cheaper tablet computers such as the Samsung SM-T280N[plb_3308751_price], and the Archos 101C[plb_3708523_price] is also worth considering.

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Expert Reviews

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User Reviews

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Reviewed 14 August 2016 by A. Hutchison
(Verified Purchase)

Good tablet but can 'hang' sometimes when downloading something and trying to use apps at the same time, only hangs for around 10 seconds max. Tablet displays as having 1.29GB of RAM with around... Read more…

Reviewed 12 August 2016 by Canadian78
(Verified Purchase)

Great Tablet. Fast Doesn't Slow Down Or Struggle. Battery Life Is Excellent I'm A Medium User For Checking Email's & Shopping On Amazon. So The Battery Last's A Day For Me. And It Has Just Over... Read more…

Reviewed 6 August 2016 by John Blackledge
(Verified Purchase)

This is a nice piece of kit, but I actually ordered a Tab 2. Great, I thought, an upgrade. Then found that the main reason I wanted it - to run WD My Cloud to access my music wirelessly from my... Read more…

(Verified Purchase)

Good, but loses a star for it's inability to use the screen mirroring function - which I found strange and a big disappointment.

Reviewed 1 August 2016 by GranniBB
(Verified Purchase)

Lovely size but I am disappointed with the speed of it. my Samsung phone and my husbands 9" tablet are very good and speedy but this tablet is slow and sluggish. am going to get it checked and... Read more…

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