Samsung Galaxy Tab A is also known as Samsung SM P550. It is a recently launched tablet computer by Samsung, which is gaining popularity very slowly. Samsung launched Samsung Galaxy Tab A & S Pen recently in July and is available in the markets. It is a good tablet, although the major drawback being that is has no SIM card slot, which means you cannot make or receive the calls or the text messages via the tab. No cellular technology is the only factor that might pull back the customers from buying it. Ignoring this, the tab is a good pick.
The Samsung Galaxy Tab A has the body with the dimensions of 9.55 x 6.57 x 0.30 inches. It will be a medium weighted tablet, with a weight of 488 g. It might become difficult to work for a long time, keeping the device in hands. There will not be any SIM card slot but an S Pen stylus will be provided along with it that would allow the easy and safe handling of the device.
The tablet runs on the latest Android version, i.e., Android Lollipop V5.0. In addition to it, it also has a 1.2 GHz Quad-core processor that would allow the smooth functioning of the device. You can also play the latest games uninterruptedly on the tablet.
It has both the primary as well as the secondary camera. The primary camera is of 5 Megapixels and the rear one is of 2 megapixels only. It will also have the features like geo tagging, auto focus, etc.
The device boasts of an internal memory of 16 GB with a 2 GB RAM. You can also insert a micro SD card of up to 128 GB in the provided slot for external card.
Samsung Galaxy Tab A has loudspeakers with the dual ones. It also has the slot for the 3.5mm jack.
The tab has a number of features that must be there in a tablet computer. It has a USB slot, Bluetooth and GPS technology, Wi-Fi Direct, Hotspot, etc. However, the availability of radio is yet to be confirmed.
The device has a 6000 mAh Li- Ion battery that is actually non-removable in nature. The battery life is quite amazing, with a talk time of up to 15 hours and the music playing time of 178 hours.
The Samsung Galaxy Tab A & S pen comes in two colors, i.e., black and white. However, if you are bored with the colors, you can easily go for some back covers available in the market.
Samsung Galaxy Tab A is a fair choice in the price range. You can buy it in case you do not get model with better features in the particular price group. The best feature of this tablet is the stylus pen that ensures the safety of the screen and helps you work effortlessly.