Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 Review
Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 is meant for multi-window usage where users can open many windows to share files, listen to music, check out videos, or surf the web. The tablet is versatile as it has many preloaded applications – Dropbox, Hancom Office Viewer, in-built GPS (GLONASS), S-Voice, Netflix, Samsung Apps, and more. There is a slot for MicroSD card that can store up to 64GB. An USB 2.0 port allows better connectivity. Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 seems to be a new breed of tablets as it has immensely changed from Tab 3 version. But, check out whether it is your take.
Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 Review on Speed
Powered by Quad-core 1.9GHz processor, the tablet churns out easy and fast output. The speed is unhindered even if the android tablet works with more than one window simultaneously. The NVidia Dual Core processor gives superfast performance to Wi-Fi and Bluetooth connectivity. As a result, it allows multi-tasking, intricate gaming, and lot more – something which Galaxy Tab 3 was not capable of doing. The reliable operative system (Android 4.4 KitKat) allows multi-tasking with ease. In short, it is a reliable device that works at high speed.
The hardware is made up of durable Qualcomm Snapdragon chips. There is 1536MB RAM as well. Together, the computing operations are quite up to the mark. The tablet has 12GB user storage capacity. The speed is remarkably good for Bluetooth and wireless connectivity. It is possible to seamlessly work on tethering, Over-the-Air (OTA) synchronization, and synching data from tablet to PC.
Display of Samsung Galaxy Tab 4
The tablet has a sophisticated 10.1 inch TFT based touchscreen. The resolution offered by the display is a delight (1280×800 pixels). Pixel density is at 149 ppi. Naturally, the images are near realistic and navigation is also hassle-free. The text is bold and clear. Pictures are sharp and distinct from the background. Based on the TouchWiz user interface, the tablet senses both pressured active points as well as subtle touches.
The display can seamlessly integrate IR blaster technology where one can search on the universal remote TV listings. Although the Tab 4 has 1.5 GB memory, there is a possibility for 16 GB Flash Memory as well. With greater memory option, users can switch to multi-user mode. The performance of the display remains the same.
Camera of Samsung Galaxy Tab 4
There is a front-end camera of 1.3MP and a rear-facing one of 3.0MP that allow users to click eye-catching still images as well as videos of up to 720p resolution at 30 frames per second (fps). Those who love to socialize online can easily connect to the web or with a Bluetooth device. It is also possible to sent images to various apps as the tablet seamlessly syncs with them.
The photos can be clicked using sensors for proper alignment. Videos or images can also be shared effortlessly in the social media sites or uploaded elsewhere. The cameras support Geo Tapping – an option that helps the viewer to know the geographical location from where the photo has been taken.
Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 Battery Life
The Galaxy Tab 4 requires one 6800 mAh Lithium-polymer battery that is able to withstand non-stop functions for 2 hours at least. The battery is non-movable one which can work up to 10 hours on (talk time) multimedia.
Portability of Samsung Galaxy Tab 4
Measuring 243.4 x 176.4 x 7.95 mm and weighing only 487 grams, the tablet from Samsung is easy to carry. The sleek and trendy looking tablet is available in black color. Even when travelling long distances, the tablet is able to pick signals easily. The Geo-tapping and wireless connectivity have made the gadget even more transportable and convenient to use.
Help and Customer Support
Samsung offers limited warranty to all its products. One year warranty is given to Samsung Galaxy Tab 4. Users are assisted at dedicated customer care cells that are interspersed in the cities. Users can even visit the web and find useful troubleshooting tips and manuals by clicking here.
So, if you want a reliable Samsung product with a wide screen display, here is your match.
Pros – Efficient processor for multi-tasking, good amount of RAM, superb wireless and Bluetooth connectivity, and preloaded applications.
Cons – not-so-sophisticated cameras, no USB 3.0 port, no facility for Adobe Flash, no provision for HDMI output. The outer covering gives a plastic feel, and the tablet is pricey.
Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 Review on Pricing
Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 is available in the market at a price of around $300. With the features and specifications that it offers, the price tag is quite expensive. It is likely that the buyers will look for other products before settling for this one due to the high price tag is offers. Nevertheless, the tablet has an HDMI port, MP4, H.263 player, MP3, WAV, eAAC+, and Flac player, Organizer, image and video editor, document viewer, Google Talk, and Picasa.
|Summary: Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 is a great option for customers have a higher demand for tablets.|