Samsung recently launched its much-awaited Galaxy S23 FE smartphone in the market. And now, they have silently launched two of their new budget-oriented tablets in India. The newly launched Galaxy Tab A9 and Tab A9+ have been landed officially in India during the festive season sale. The brand has a known reputation in the field of tablets. But does it provide the same with these affordable tables as well? Read until the end to find out.
Samsung Galaxy Tab A9 and A9+ launched; Specifications and Price
The 8.7-inch LCD display on the Galaxy Tab A9 has a resolution of 800 x 1340 pixels and a refresh rate of 60 Hz. The Helio G99 chipset and a 5,100mAh battery with 15W charging power the device. It sports an 8-megapixel rear camera in addition to a 2-megapixel front camera. The Tab A9 weighs 366 grams and has an 8mm thickness.
On the other hand, the Galaxy Tab A9+ sports an 11-inch LCD screen with a resolution of 1920 x 1200 pixels and a refresh rate of 90 Hz. The phone’s internal components include a 7,040mAh battery with 15W charging and a Snapdragon 695 processor. On the front and rear of the Tab A9+, respectively, are 5-megapixel and 8-megapixel cameras. It weighs 510 grams and measures 6.9mm thick. The Tab A9+ has quad speakers tuned by AKG for audio.
Additional specifications include support for SIM card (optional) and all the basic connectivity features such as WiFi 6, Hotspot, Bluetooth, and more. The devices will boot up on Android 13-based OneUI for Tabet right out of the box. Samsung has not confirmed till when the devices will be supported by OTA updates. But we anticipate at least one major update and two years of security patches.
When it comes to price, there are two options available for the Galaxy Tab A9: 4 GB RAM + 64 GB storage (Wi-Fi only) and 4 GB RAM + 64 GB storage (Wi-Fi + 4G). Priced at Rs 12,999 (about $156) and Rs 13,999 (about $168), respectively, for these models.
The Galaxy Tab A9+ will be offered in a variety of configurations, including 4 GB of RAM and 64 GB of storage (Wi-Fi only), 8 GB of RAM and 128 GB of storage (Wi-Fi + 5G), and 8 GB of RAM and 128 GB of storage (Wi-Fi only). The price of the 8GB+128GB Wi-Fi-only model has just been verified by the Samsung as Rs 20,999 (about $252).