Digital Desk, New Delhi. Samsung on Thursday announced the launch of the Galaxy Tab A8 with an expanded 10.5-inch screen, slim bezels and 16:10 common aspect ratio in India with prices starting at Rs 17,999. The Galaxy Tab A8 will be available from January 17 in three colours, Grey, Silver and Pink Gold. The Galaxy Tab A8 WiFi variant costs Rs 17,999 for the 3GB+32GB variant and Rs 19,999 for the 4GB+64GB variant.
The LTE variant of the Galaxy Tab A8 is priced at Rs 21,999 for the 3GB+32GB model and Rs.23,999 for the 4GB+64GB model. According to the company, customers can avail cashback of Rs 2,000 on ICICI Bank debit and credit cards and book cover of Rs 4,499 for just Rs 999.
Sandeep Poswal, General Manager, New Computing Business, Samsung India said, “The Galaxy Tab A8 is a comprehensive package that has been designed keeping in mind the needs of our consumer. With a large display, a long-lasting battery, and Dolby Quad speakers, this is the perfect device to get your job done.
The display ensures dynamic viewing experience and the quad-speakers with Dolby Atmos deliver a rich soundscape with unparalleled detail and depth. Powered by an octa-core processor, the Galaxy Tab A8 packs a 7040mAh battery and with up to 15W fast charging, the Galaxy Tab A8 ensures users can stream for hours. The Galaxy Tab A8 packs an 8-megapixel rear camera, a 5-megapixel front camera, and a brand new screen recorder feature.
This feature helps in recording clear, detailed videos of tutorials or lectures or even recording yourself. For multitasking, users can split their screen and use two apps simultaneously and even combine a pop-up window with a multi-active window, the company said.