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Samsung's Galaxy Tab S3 with stylus introduced at MWC

As expected, the company has introduced a 9.7-inch tablet - the Galaxy Tab S3, which comes with an S Pen

By Lana Jelic on Feb 26, 2017 08:05 pm CST - 1 min, 15 secs reading time

MWC 2017 - We already knew that the Galaxy S8 wouldn't see the light of the day at in Barcelona, but Samsung still had something to show.

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As expected, the company has introduced a 9.7-inch tablet - the Galaxy Tab S3, which comes with an S Pen.

The tablet is powered by a Snapdragon 820 processor, and it comes with 4GB of RAM, and 32GB of internal storage expandable with a microSD card. Other features include a 6,000 mAh battery, and dual-band Wi-Fi ac.

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The Tab S3 comes with a 13MP main camera and 5MP selfie shooter. The device supports videos in HDR. Also, the Galaxy Tab S3 is the first Samsung tablet to feature quad stereo speakers tuned by AKG by HARMAN.

The company has also introduced Samsung Flow, which uses biometric authentication to log-in and can wirelessly tether compatible devices to transfer documents from a mobile device to a tablet. It also syncs message notifications.

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The Galaxy Tab S3 includes support for the Vulkan API and a Game Launcher for an enhanced user interface and personalized gaming experience, as well as modes like Do Not Disturb for uninterrupted gameplay.

The tablet will be available next month at a price of 679 euros (around $717) for the basic Wi-Fi version, and 769 euros (around $812) if you want LTE connectivity.

Lana Jelic

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