There are a number of mobile companies out there but Samsung is one of the most trusted and reputed companies. It has been in the business for a very long time and it is known to make quality products. Samsung provides a variety of mobile phones, tablets and it keeps launching new models with fresh designs every year. So in this article, you will get to know one of the most popular products in 2019 of Samsung, which is Samsung Galaxy tab S6.
It is very important to know about both the positive and negative aspects of a product before buying it. Along with the pros and cons, all the most frequently asked questions related to Samsung galaxy tab S6 will also be answered. So if this sounds useful, keep reading this article. Now without wasting any time, let’s jump into the main deal.
Overview and Details
Samsung is well known for its mobile phones and tablets. All the tablets that they make are amazing in terms of both designing and features and with the new galaxy tab 6, Samsung has increased the standards even more. Samsung galaxy tab S6 was launched on 1 August 2019 and it has a lot of amazing features. It is a hybrid tablet and comes with a big 10.5-inch screen and is specially designed for people who want to get the work done quickly and effectively.
Another great thing about this tablet is the upgraded S pen that comes complimentary with it and you can control all of your apps with its air gesture feature. The on-screen touch writing is also improved and you will get even more smooth experience. The writing recognition thing is works better now and you can also use the newly redesigned keyboard(have to buy separately). Just like all the Samsung tablets, you can expect a beautiful screen, good battery backup, great performance, and wonderful design. Its design makes a great choice for everyone. You will get a benefit of a mini-laptop and tablet in one, which can be great for people who don’t like to carry heavy laptops. Though it won’t be as effective as a real laptop because the DEX software that comes inbuilt needs some improvements but if you just want to check emails and spreadsheets, then it won’t disappoint you.
One of the best features of this galaxy s6 tab is the S pen. It almost feels like a real pen and makes sketching more comfortable and easy. This time you will also get Bluetooth radio that can help you control things with air gestures. You can write notes on the screen without any discomfort and unlike previous tabs, this time you won’t need to correct the words manually. After finishing the work, it is also very easy to convert and print them, makes it a great option for writers. The S pen requires charging because of the Bluetooth feature.
Coming to the display of the tablet, it comes with an AMOLED 10.5 inches screen. Just like the old tablets, the display quality is very good and all the colors are very bright and eye-pleasing. The only difference in the galaxy 6 tab is that it also has HDR10+ certification and offers a dynamic range which means that even in the darkest and vibrant scenes, you will get to see full details.
So if you are someone who loves to watch movies, then this tab will give you the best experience. Another good thing about this galaxy tablet is that Samsung has also provided a screen fingerprint sensor. This sensor makes it very easy to open the tablet in comparison to back finger sensor or face recognition.
Pros and Cons of Samsung Galaxy Tab S6
As mentioned above, it is very important to know about the pros and cons of the products before buying them. It is not necessary that if your friend is liking any product, then you will also like it and without including the pros and cons, this Samsung Galaxy Tab 6 Review guide would be incomplete. So here are pros and cons of Samsung Galaxy Tab 6:
1- Great Performance
There are mainly two types of people, one who buys a tablet to do the office job and another one who just wants to play high-end games on a bigger screen. This tablet is perfect for both. This tablet comes with the snapdragon 855-octa core processor, which is pretty solid and can run any high-end games at better frame rates without any lagging issues. It comes with 6 GB of ram that makes it very effective in multitasking and you can open as many tabs as you want. It also has 128 GB of storage, which is sufficient for most people.
The device also performs well with the Samsung DEX and doesn’t show any performance issues or lag and you can enjoy the OTT platforms like Netflix and Amazon Prime on your LED with DEX enabled on the tablet.
2- Amazing Camera
If you are someone who loves taking pictures, then this tablet has a lot to offer. It comes with a dual-camera. The first lens is a 13-megapixel sensor and the second one is a 5-megapixel sensor with a wide-angle lens. This feature was not available in the predecessor and now the overall camera quality has improved. The wide-angle lens tries to give the vision like a human eye and the color sharpness of the camera is slightly better. Coming to the front side camera, this tablet comes with an 8-megapixel selfie camera, which can take great quality selfies.
3- Sound Quality and Display
Along with the great AMOLED display, Samsung galaxy tab 6 also offers great sound quality. It comes with quad AKG speakers and they are considered as one of the best speakers that provide amazing sound quality. The display comes in 1600*2560 pixels. So the sound quality and the display combined make it a great option for movie buffs.
4- Game Booster
This is one of the main reasons why this is a great option for all the gamers who are looking for a tablet to play high-end games without any lag. No matter what type of games you want to play, this tablet can easily satisfy your gaming desires. This tablet comes with game booster mode and an AI is used to fix the game problems. You will be able to see all of your phone’s stats while you are gaming. Discord application is also included in its launcher so that you won’t need to quit the game.
5- The S-pen
A lot about the S-pen is covered above and you can say that the S-pen is probably the coolest feature of this device. Unlike other models, it is very easy to charge it and it only takes 60 – 90 minutes to get fully charged. There are a lot of things that this S-pen offers. You can draw, you can write and you also get full control over the apps. There are many short cut gestures and it can be very beneficial for all graphic designers and artists.
1- No Audio Jack
This is one of the major cons of this device and most people are not liking this. The headphones are something that is loved by everyone and wired headphones are the most loved but in this tablet, headphones jack is not available and you will have to use Bluetooth to listen to music. The headphones jack was available on the previous models but this time, Samsung has removed it. So if you are someone who cannot live without the headphones, then you might not like it.
2- Slightly Expensive
Though this tablet comes with many useful features and provides a lot of value still it is slightly overpriced as compared to other competitive brands. Some other brands in the market provide all most same features at a cheaper price than this galaxy tab 6.
After talking about the pros and cons of the galaxy tab 6, it’s time to talk about the specifications. So let’s cover all the one by one.
• Network– GSM/HSPA/LTE is available in this tablet
• Launch– This tablet was announced in July 2019 and was finally released on the 1st of August.
• Body– The dimensions of this tablet is 244.5 x 159.5 x 5.7 mm (9.63 x 6.28 x 0.22 in) and the weight of this device is 420 g (14.82 oz.) This tablet has front glass and aluminum body and only Nano sim can be used in this device
• Display– It comes with a super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, (16M colors). The size of this device is 10.5 inches, 321.9 cm2 (~82.5% screen-to-body ratio) and the resolution is 1600 x 2560 pixels, 16:10 ratio (~287 PPI density)
• Platform– It comes with Android 9.0 (Pie) OS; One UI. The chipset is Qualcomm SDM855 Snapdragon 855 (7 nm). The CPU is Octa-core (1×2.84 GHz Kryo 485 & 3×2.42 GHz Kryo 485 & 4×1.78 GHz Kryo 485) and the GPU is Adreno 640
• Memory– The internal memory of this tablet is 128 GB, 6 GB and 256 GB, 8 GB and dedicated slots are also give to increase the memory up to 1 TB.
• Main Camera– It comes with a dual-camera. The first camera is 13 MP, f/2.0, 26mm (wide), 1/3.4″, 1.0m, AF and the second camera is 5 MP, f/2.2, 12mm (ultra-wide), and 1.12 m. It features HDR, panorama and videos can be shot at [email protected]
• Selfie Camera– The selfie camera is single, 8 MP, f/2.0, 26mm (wide), 1/4.0″, 1.12m and videos can be shot at [email protected]
• Sound– It is tuned by AKG and Dolby Atmos sound and loudspeaker is available with 4 stereos. The headphone 3.35 jack is not available
• Comms– It supports Wi-Fi (Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot), Bluetooth (5.0, A2DP, LE), GPS (with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, GALILEO), and radio (3.1, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector; magnetic connector). The radio is not available in this tablet.
• Features– It has many sensors (Fingerprint (under display, optical), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass and also ANT+).
• Battery– The battery is non-removable (Li-Po 7040 mAh battery) and fast charging is also available (15W)
• Misc– It is available in different colors such as mountain gray, cloud Blue, rose blush. It has models (SM-T860, SM-T865) and the price is around 600 EUR
Interesting Facts and Details
So after talking about all the major things related to Samsung galaxy tab 6, here are some facts and things about galaxy tab 6 that everyone should know. If you still have any confusion then all these things may help you decide whether this is the right tablet for you or not.
1- Design- The first thing you should know about galaxy 6 is that its design is awesome and it feels very premium in hand. This year, it is also a lot thinner.
2- Biotech- This tablet has very thin bezels and it becomes very easy to operate the device and makes it look even bigger.
3- Perfect Combo– Another interesting thing about this tablet is that most of the features are connected to each other and the audio and video combo is not available in other tabs.
So this was the Samsung galaxy tab 6 review and everything related to Samsung galaxy tab S6 that everyone must know before buying it as mentioned above. The small summary of this article is that if you are a Tablet user and you’re looking to upgrade your tablet, then this is a great choice for you.
It will cover all of your needs, but if you have budget issues and can manage with other brands, then you will easily get some other tabs at a cheaper price.
This galaxy tab comes with a lot of features and it can be a perfect choice for the majority of people. Hope this article will help you clear all of your doubts and queries regarding the Samsung Galaxy Tab S6.
Is it the best tablet in the market, currently? Not anymore! But we can say with confidence it’s definitely the best Samsung tablet and the best Andriod tablet when it was released.
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