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Samsung SM-T285N
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Samsung SM-T285N 1.3GHz 8GB 7" 4G 3G Tablet

1.3GHz Android 5.1 8GB 7" May 2016
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9 Reasons For

Samsung Has Excellent Tablet Reviews

We calculated the average reviews for all Samsung tablet computers and also specifically for Samsung tablet computers and found that in both cases Samsung had excellent reviews compared to other brands.

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The SM-T285N is one the best selling tablet currently available for sale.

Flash Storage Media

This tablet computer supports a Flash storage media, which is the most frequently supported storage media on tablet computers that were launched in the last year.

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Just Released Eight Months Ago

This tablet computer has only been on the market for eight months.

Very Long Browsing Time (Wi-Fi)

When compared to other tablets that have been on the market for around the same time as the SM-T285N that we have assessed, the SM-T285N's browsing time (Wi-Fi) of 87 hours is one of the longest. The browsing time (Wi-Fi)s of new tablet computers range from 5h to 87h.

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Fairly Large Maximum Memory Card Size

At 200 gigabytes, the SM-T285N has a fairly large maximum memory card size compared to most of the other tablet computers that were launched in the last year. The maximum memory card sizes of comparable spec tablets that have been around for a similar time to the SM-T285N range from 32GB to 200GB, and the average maximum memory card size is 110GB.

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Fairly Long Browsing Time (3G)

The Samsung SM-T285N has one of the longer browsing time (3G)s (11 hours) amongst tablet computers of this age. Tablet computers that are a comparable age to the SM-T285N have browsing time (3G)s of between 7h and 12h.

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Very Short Browsing Time (4G)

With a browsing time (4G) of only 8 hours, the Samsung SM-T285N has one of the shorter browsing time (4G)s amongst tablets of this age. Across all the tablets that have been around for around the same time as the SM-T285N the browsing time (4G)s range from 8h to 13h, and the average browsing time (4G) is 10h.

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Very Light

The SM-T285N is one of the lighter tablet computers that have been around for a similar time to the SM-T285N (only 289 grams) amongst tablet computers of this age. Across all the new tablet computers the weights range from 240g to 2.7kg, and the average weight is 670g.

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6 Reasons Against

Recent Price Increase of £19.98

The SM-T285N has increased in price by £19.98 in the last 22 days.

Very Small Internal Storage Capacity

The Samsung SM-T285N has one of the smaller internal storage capacitys (only 8 gigabytes) amongst similar spec tablets of this age. The smallest internal storage capacity of tablet computers that were released around the same time as the SM-T285N is 4GB and the largest is 1.1TB.

If you want a larger internal storage capacity then you might want to consider the Samsung GT-P5100 Galaxy Tab 2[plb_3776480_price] (16GB) which is also cheaper.

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Quite Small Display Diagonal

When compared to other recently released tablet computers that we have assessed, the display diagonal of the SM-T285N of only 7 inches is one of the smallest. The smallest display diagonal of tablet computers that have been available for around the same time as the SM-T285N is 7", the largest is 19", and the average display diagonal is 10".

If this Samsung tablet display diagonal is not large enough for you then you might want to look at the Samsung 9.6[plb_3841807_price] (9.6" and higher rated) or the Samsung GT-P5100 Galaxy Tab 2[plb_3776480_price] (10.1" and cheaper).

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Very Short Continuous Audio Playback Time

Across all the tablet computers that are a similar age to the SM-T285N the continuous audio playback times range from 4h to 300h, and the average continuous audio playback time is 120h. With a continuous audio playback time of only 9 hours, the SM-T285N has a quite short continuous audio playback time compared to most of the other tablet computers that have been on the market for a comparable time to the SM-T285N.

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Quite Low Battery Capacity

At only 4,000 milliamperes * hour, the SM-T285N has a fairly low battery capacity compared to most of the other new tablet computers. Across all the new tablet computers the battery capacitys range from 32mAh to 9,300mAh, and the average battery capacity is 5,000mAh.

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Only 1280 X 720 Pixels Display Resolution

The biggest display resolution of the SM-T285N is 1280 x 720 pixels. That's 10% less display resolution than the most frequently found display resolution of 1280 x 800 pixels. The display resolution of all new comparable spec tablet computers ranges from 1024 x 600 pixels (worst) to 2736 x 1824 pixels (best).

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3 Other reasons to consider the Samsung SM-T285N

Four Processor Coress

The SM-T285N has four processor coress. That's average compared to the other 67 tablet computers that have been on the market for a comparable time to the SM-T285N that we have assessed the number of processor coress of.

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Average Processor Frequency

With a processor frequency of 1.3 gigahertz, the Samsung SM-T285N has a pretty average processor frequency compared to most of the other comparable spec tablets that have been available for the last year.

If this Samsung tablet processor frequency is not fast enough for you then you might also want to look at the Samsung SM-T285[plb_3759460_price] (1.5GHz).

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Average Rear Camera Resolution (numeric)

With a rear camera resolution (numeric) of 5 megapixels, the SM-T285N has a pretty average rear camera resolution (numeric) compared to most of the other comparable spec tablet computers that have been on the market for a similar time to the SM-T285N.

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Specification

Processor
Processor Frequency
Processor Cores
Memory
Internal Memory
Software
Operating System Installed
Operating System Version
Platform
Storage
Internal Storage Capacity
Maximum Memory Card Size
Compatible Memory Cards
Card Reader Integrated
Storage Media
User Memory
Display
Display Diagonal
Aspect Ratio
Touchscreen Type
Touch Technology
Display Technology
Touchscreen
LED Backlight
Display Resolution
Display Number of Colours
Camera
Rear Camera Resolution (numeric)
Front Camera Resolution (numeric)
Front Camera
Video Capturing Speed
Maximum Video Resolution
Video Recording Modes
Video Recording
Auto Focus
Rear Camera
Audio
Built-In Microphone
Built-In Speaker(s)
Networking
4G
3G
2G Standards
3G Standards
4G Standard
Wi-Fi Direct
Bluetooth Version
Wi-Fi Standards
Bluetooth
SIM Card Type
2G Bands (primary SIM)
4G Bands Supported
3G Bands Supported
Top Wi-Fi Standard
Ports & Interfaces
Combo Headphone/mic Port
Headphone Connectivity
Microphone in
Headphone Out
Micro-USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
Phone Features
Voice Call
Messaging
E-Mail
Performance
Video Formats Supported
Image Formats Supported
Audio Formats Supported
Accelerometer
GLONASS
Personal Info Management (PIM)
GPS (satellite)
Position Location
Design
Device Type
Form Factor
Colour of Product
Body SAR (EU)
Head SAR (EU)
Battery
Talk Time (3G)
Continuous Audio Playback Time
Battery Capacity
Browsing Time (3G)
Browsing Time (Wi-Fi)
Browsing Time (4G)
Talk Time (2G)
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Other Features
Bluetooth Profiles

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers samsung 3g4, samsung 3g4g, samsung smt285, samsung smt285n, samsung smt285nz, samsung smt285nzk, samsung smt285nzka, samsung smt285nzkab, samsung smt285nzkabt, samsung smt285nzkabtu
Barcodes 08806088257891, 08806088287614, 08806088294575

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