89
Engadget
Score
89

An all-around great product that's among the best in its category. You'll almost certainly be happy.

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Model
8.4-inch WiFi

Key Specs

Form factor
Tablet
Operating system
Android
Camera (integrated)
yes

General

Type
Handheld
Form factor
Tablet
Operating system
Android (KitKat [4.4])

Input

Keyboard
no
Predictive text
yes

Networking

WiFi (integrated)
yes (802.11a, 802.11ac, 802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n) (WEP, WPA, WPA2)

Location

Location support
yes (GPS, WiFi location)

Media

Media playback
yes (AAC, MP3, OGG, WAV, WMA) (AVI, h.264 / AVC, MPEG-4, WMV, XviD) (BMP, GIF, JPEG, PNG)

Camera

Camera (integrated)
yes (Records video, Auto focus, Digital zoom, Flash, Contact pictures) (yes)

Sync

Sync PIM data
yes (OTA sync)

Power

Battery size
Rechargeable (Li-ion)

Audio

Audio / headset jack
3.5mm
Speakers
Stereo
Built-in microphone
yes

Connections

USB
2.0 (Micro-USB port) (USB charging)
Bluetooth
4.0 (HSP [headset], HFP [hands-free], A2DP [stereo audio], AVRCP [media control], DUN [network sharing])

Hardware

Processor make
Samsung (Exynos 5)
RAM
3 GB
Model
8.4-inch LTE

Key Specs

Form factor
Tablet
Operating system
Android
Camera (integrated)
yes

General

Type
Handheld
Form factor
Tablet
Operating system
Android (KitKat [4.4])

Input

Keyboard
no
Predictive text
yes

Networking

WiFi (integrated)
yes (802.11a, 802.11ac, 802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n) (WEP, WPA, WPA2)
Mobile broadband (integrated)
yes (LTE-based)

Location

Location support
yes (GPS, WiFi location)

Media

Media playback
yes (AAC, MP3, OGG, WAV, WMA) (AVI, h.264 / AVC, MPEG-4, WMV, XviD) (BMP, GIF, JPEG, PNG)

Camera

Camera (integrated)
yes (Records video, Auto focus, Digital zoom, Flash, Contact pictures) (yes)

Sync

Sync PIM data
yes (OTA sync)

Power

Battery size
Rechargeable (Li-ion)

Audio

Audio / headset jack
3.5mm
Speakers
Stereo
Built-in microphone
yes

Connections

USB
2.0 (Micro-USB port) (USB charging)
Bluetooth
4.0 (HSP [headset], HFP [hands-free], A2DP [stereo audio], AVRCP [media control], DUN [network sharing])

Hardware

Processor make
Samsung (Exynos 5)
RAM
3 GB
Model
10.5-inch WiFi

Key Specs

Model
10.5-inch LTE

Key Specs

Model
Samsung SM-T805

Key Specs

Model
Samsung SM-T801

Key Specs