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Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.1 (2016) With Android 6.0 Marshmallow Launched


Samsung, as expected, has unveiled a new 2016 edition of the Galaxy Tab A tablet. The new Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.1 (2016) has been announced in Germany and other European countries. It is now listed on the company’s Netherlands site. The South Korean company had in March unveiled the Galaxy Tab A (2016) with a 7-inch TFT display.

The Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.1 (2016) will come in Wi-Fi and LTE variants priced at EUR 289 (approximately Rs. 22,000) and EUR 349 (approximately Rs. 26,500) respectively. There is only one difference between the Wi-Fi and LTE variants of the Galaxy Tab A 10.1 (2016) – the latter comes with SIM card and supports 4G LTE. Rest of the specifications of both the models is same.

The Galaxy Tab A 10.1 (2016) features a 10.1-inch WUXGA (1920×1200) TFT display. It is powered by an octa-core Exynos processor clocked at 1.6GHz paired with 2GB of RAM. There is 16GB of inbuilt storage which is further expandable via microSD card (up to 200GB). The biggest highlight of the new Galaxy Tab A 10.1 (2016) is it runs Android 6.0 Marshmallow with the company’s skin on top. It sports an 8-megapixel rear autofocus camera with LED flash and also packs f/1.9 aperture. There is a 2-megapixel front-facing camera with f/2.2 aperture also on board.

The tablet is backed by a 7300mAh battery and comes with Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth 4.2, GPS, Glonass, and Micro-USB connectivity options as well. It measures 254.2×155.3×8.2mm and weighs 525 grams.

As of now, there is no word whether the Galaxy Tab A 10.1 (2016) will be launching in more markets outside Europe including India.

Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.1 (2016)


Release date May 2016
Dimensions (mm) 155.30 x 254.20 x 8.20
Weight (g) 525.00
Battery capacity (mAh) 7300
Removable battery No
Colours Black, White
SAR value 0.00


Screen size (inches) 10.10
Resolution 1920×1200 pixels


Processor 1.6GHz  octa-core
Internal storage 16GB
Expandable storage Yes
Expandable storage type microSD
Expandable storage up to (GB) 200


Rear camera 8-megapixel
Flash Yes
Front camera 2-megapixel


Operating System Android 6.0


Wi-Fi Yes
Wi-Fi standards supported 802.11 a/ b/ g/ n/ ac
Bluetooth Yes, v 4.20
Infrared No
Headphones 3.5mm
FM Yes
3G No
4G/ LTE No
Voice Calling No


Compass/ Magnetometer No
Proximity sensor Yes
Accelerometer Yes
Ambient light sensor Yes
Gyroscope No
Barometer No
Temperature sensor No