The Galaxy Tab 4 10.1 is a midrange tablet with a smooth feel for general usage, internet access, watching movies, and emails. The Samsung galaxy Tab 4 10.1 front is entirely covered in glass with a plastic casing on the back that offers premium feel to the user. The 10.1-inch tablet: 9.6 x 6.9 inches (243 x 176 mm) is only 0.3 in. thick (8 millimetres) and weighs 1.07 lb. (487 g). The display offers 1280 x 800 pixels, giving a pixel density of 149 ppi. Although this is a low resolution that compromises imaging sharpness, fonts and animations, colour imaging is natural and precise while contrast range is wide enough giving the tablet a large viewing angle.
Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 10.1 features
The Power button, which also doubles as the “home” key, is placed below the screen. The impressive stereo speakers are located on the left and right, which make it easy for the user to hold the tablet without covering the speakers with their hands. It also comes with an audio jack on the left. On the bottom edge is a microUSB port and a microphone while the upper edge contains a microSD card slot, the volume rocker and an additional power key.
The Galaxy Tab 4 10.1 comes a 1.3-megapixel camera on the rear side with a good image exposure, although the same cannot be said of unimpressive colour detail and noticeable picture noise. There is an option for Geo-Tagging, uploading images online, editing photos, video recording and editing. The tablet measures At 9.58 by 6.94 by 0.31 inches (HWD) and 1.08 pounds, and has a chintzy-chrome band that surrounds its face. In addition it comes with a faux-leather plastic finish around its back
Hardware specifications for the Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 10.1
The tablet features 1.2 GHz Quad-Core processor with an Adreno 305 GPU and1.5GB of system RAM, offering a performance suitable for everyday use like browsing web sites, watching videos with a 1080p Full HD playback, or playing games. This type of processing power would not offer a favorable environment to run heavy games, websites that take longer to render and apps that perform function on the background although its low display resolution helps to reduce demand on the processor. The tablet comes with a considerable memory of 16 GB.
Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 10.1 Software
The tablet comes with Android 4.2.2 (also known as “KitKat” is the latest version of Google’s mobile OS), which features Multi Window, usable with certain apps. You can set widgets on the homescreen as well as icons for individual applications.
Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 10.1Pros
The tab offers a 10-12 hour 6800 mAh battery that will give you plenty of time to enjoy, without the need to recharge it very often.
The biggest catch of The Galaxy Tab 4 10.1 is its relatively low price for a full-size tablet at only $299. The model would well appeal users who want biggest possible display but don’t want to pay for a high-end product.
Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 10.1 Cons
The power and button as well as the volume’s are located on the top edge, unfortunately they are too flush with the case that is becomes a bit difficult to find them by touch.
It uses side facing stereo speakers located at the right and left edges are loud enough, but at maximum volume the sound can get a bit harsh.
The Samsung Galaxy 4 10.1, compare favorably with other 10 inch display tablets such as the Lenovo and Asus. However, its price is slightly higher since there are equivalent makes such as the Asus Transformer Pad TF103C which costing less and comes with added accessories such as the keyboard dock. The Samsung Galaxy 4 10.1 offers a better experience compared to older models, and provides a reliable and consistence android experience.