AMOLED screen-packing Samsung Galaxy Tab S 10.5 shows up
Although this device has been leaked before, this time is a little different – it’s the real deal. This latest tablet by Samsung will be the firstone in a a while to pack an AMOLED screen.
The slate's front panel design stays close to the already available Galaxy Tab Pro and Galaxy Note tablets with the hardware home button and the capacitive task switcher and back keys staying put. It also has a secondary camera to be spotted on top, and sitting alongside the ambient light sensor.
The back of the Samsung Galaxy Tab S 10.5 follows after the Galaxy S5 smartphone flagship, employing the perforated leather look. The previous Samsung slates kept close to the Galaxy Note 3 with plain leather mimicking backs.
The specs of the upcoming Samsung Galaxy Tab S 10.5 have also been confirmed once more. It's 10.5" display will have a resolution of 2560×1600 pixels, while an Exynos 5420 chipset with octa-core CPU will make sure everything stays fluid. The version of Android in charge is the latest available Android 4.4 KitKat, as befits any new flagship.
The primary camera on the slate will have an 8-MP sensor, while the front-facing will be a 2.1-megapixel unit. Connectivity options are as wide as they come - Wi-Fi a/b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth 4.0 LE, GPS/GLONASS, and LTE join in the IR blaster.