Samsung’s budget friendly Galaxy Tab A will be available in the US starting from May 1st. Samsung is releasing both the 8.0 inch and the 9.7 inch Galaxy Tab A series tablets. Both the tablets will be available in Smoky Titanium, White and Smoky Blue color options.
You can pre-order the tablets from Samsung’s official website, starting from today. The 8-inch variant will cost $229.99 and the 9.7 inch variant will cost $299.99. If you can wait some more, from May 1st the tablets will be available on Amazon, BestBuy and HH Gregg. If you are fan of S-Pen, there will also be a 9.7-inch Smoky Titanium variant bundled with an S Pen available on May 17th for $349.99.
Samsung first introduced the Galaxy Tab A series in Russia to provide a premium experience from budget tablet. Both the Galaxy Tab A 8-inch and 9.7-inch has a screen resolution of 1024×768 pixels and aspect ration of 4:3. The tablets also feature a 1.2 GHz quad-core processor, 2GB RAM, 16 GB of storage, microSD card support, 5 MP rear camera and 2 MP front camera for video chat and a 4200 mAh battery.
Both the tablets will have Android Lollipop at the time of release.