Samsung launched the Galaxy Tab S8 series a few weeks earlier. There are three flagship tablets on series among which Galaxy S8 Ultra is a new top-of-the-line tablet. In this post, we will talk about the specs, features, availability, and the expected price of the Samsung Galaxy Tab S8 Ultra in Nepal.
Samsung Galaxy Tab S8 Ultra Overview
Display and Design
The new Samsung Galaxy Tab S8 Ultra sports a 14.6-inch Super AMOLED display with a WQXGA+ resolution of 2960×1848-pixels. This is a massive screen as the largest iPad Pro available now measures 12.9-inches at max. The bezel here in S8 Ultra is also the slimmest in Samsung’s history – 6.3mm. It boasts a refresh rate of 120Hz alongside an aspect ratio of 16:10. The screen here is protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 5.
The device weighs 726 grams (Wi-Fi) and 728grams (5G) while both embedding the dimension of 326.4×208.6×5.5mm. There is a metal unibody design accompanied by an armor aluminum frame. The body is 30% more scratch-resistant and 40% less prone to bending in comparison to last year’s Galaxy Tab S7. Above the screen, there is a notch that holds the dual front-facing camera.
There is a single-color option available for the tablet – Graphite. The box also ships with an S Pen with 2.8ms latency, Bluetooth integration, accelerometer, and gyro. You can also check out the Book Cover Keyboard for more productivity via the tablet. It is made up of premium antimicrobial polyurethane and connects the tablet through magnetic pins. It is a full-size keyboard that comes with a glass touchpad.
Performance and Memory
Under the hood, S8 Ultra is powered up by the flagship Qualcomm processor Snapdragon 8 Gen 1. This is a 4nm chipset that integrates an octa-core (1×3.00GHz Cortex-X2 & 3V2.50GHz Cortex-A710 & 4×1.80GHz Cortex-A510) CPU. Likewise, the graphics depart is handled by Adreno 730 processor.
As per memory, there are four different configurations available for the device – 8/128GB, 12/256GB, 12/512GB, and 16/512GB. You can also expand the internal storage up to 1TB via a dedicated microSD card slot. At the software front, Tab S8 Ultra boots on Android 12 on top of Samsung’s own One UI 4.1.
Camera and Audio
As per optics, there is a dual-camera setup on the rear panel of the tablet. It has a 13MP primary lens with an f/2.0 aperture, 1.0-microns pixel capacity, and AF support. The secondary camera is a 6MP sensor with an f/2.2 aperture. The camera module also holds a LED flash for better night shots.
Upfront, there is a dual-camera setup with two 12MP shooters. The first one has an f/2.2 aperture and is 26mm wide while the second one is an ultrawide lens with a 120-degree field of view. They have auto-framing technology which is like Apple’s center-stage. Both front and back cameras can record 4K videos at the rate of 30/60 frames per second. Over to the audio, there is a quad-speaker array with Dolby Atmos tuned by AKG.
Rest of the specs
Fueling the tablet is a massive 11,200mAh battery with 45W fast charging support. Samsung claims to charge 0-100% in just 90 minutes. Since it supports reverse charging, you can use it as a power bank for a selected list of Galaxy smartphones. For biometrics, there is an optical under-display fingerprint sensor and a software-based face unlock. Other sensors include an accelerometer, gyro, proximity, and compass. It also supports Wireless Samsung deX.
Moving on, there is Wi-Fi 6E and Bluetooth 5.2 for wireless connectivity. You can also choose the cellular variant for grabs. It also has GPS (A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, GALILEO).
Samsung Galaxy Tab S8 Ultra Specifications
- Body: 208.6 x 326.4 x 5.5mm
- Weight: 726g (Wi-Fi) / 728g (5G)
- Display: 14.6-inch Super AMOLED, 240PPI, up to 120Hz
- Resolution: WQXGA+ (2960 x 1848 pixels)
- Rear Camera: Dual (13MP primary+ 6MP ultra-wide)
- Front Camera: Dual (12MP primary + 12MP ultrawide)
- Processor: Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 (4nm)
- RAM: 8/12/16GB RAM, 128/256/512GB storage (expandable up to 1TB)
- Audio: AKG tuned dual-speaker, Dolby Atmos
- OS: Android 12
- Security: Fingerprint scanner (in-display)
- Battery: 11,200mAh with 45W fast charging
- Connectivity: Wi-Fi 6e, Bluetooth 5.2, 5G, LTE
- Color: Graphite
Samsung Galaxy Tab S8 Ultra Price in Nepal
We estimate the price of the Samsung Galaxy Tab S8 Ultra in Nepal to start from NPR 1,70,000 for the 8+128GB Wi-Fi variant. In the United Kingdom, the tablet sells at GBP 999.
|Model||Samsung Galaxy Tab S8 Ultra price in the UK||Samsung Galaxy Tab S8 Ultra price in Nepal (expected)|
|Samsung Galaxy Tab S8 Ultra (8+128GB, Wi-Fi)||GBP 999||NPR 1,70,000|
|Samsung Galaxy Tab S8 Ultra (8+128GB, Cellular)||GBP 1,149||NPR 1,95,000|
|Samsung Galaxy Tab S8 Ultra (12+256GB, Wi-Fi)||GBP 1,099||NPR 1,85,000|
|Samsung Galaxy Tab S8 Ultra (12+256GB, Cellular)||GBP 1,249||NPR 2,10,000|
|Samsung Galaxy Tab S8 Ultra (16+512GB, Wi-Fi)||GBP 1,249||NPR 2,10,000|
|Samsung Galaxy Tab S8 Ultra (16+512GB, Cellular)||GBP 1,399||NPR 2,20,000|