(9 days left!) Be the first with a 200MP camera! Visit Samsung to reserve and gain $100 in Samsung credit!

SamMobile has affiliate and sponsored partnerships. If you buy something through one of these links, we may earn a commission. Learn more.

Galaxy Tab S4 spotted with Android 8.1, new Book Cover Keyboard certified

Tablet
By 

Last updated: June 5th, 2018 at 17:06 UTC+02:00

We have been reporting on the Galaxy Tab S4 for a few months now and much like its predecessor, Samsung’s new flagship tablet will be available in both Wi-Fi and LTE variants. The US variant of the Galaxy Tab S4 has now surfaced online bearing model number SM-T837P. It’s going be the LTE variant of the tablet meant for Sprint. The SM-T835 has previously been spotted and it’s the Wi-Fi only model of the tablet.

Earlier sightings of the Galaxy Tab S4, be it its Bluetooth certification or Geekbench appearance, have revealed Android 8.0 Oreo as the operating system. This latest sighting hints at the possibility of the tablet launching with Android 8.1 Oreo out of the box.

Galaxy Tab S4 with Android 8.1

Samsung is yet to release Android 8.1 Oreo for its devices even though it has already released for many compatible devices. The Galaxy Note 9 will most definitely be its first smartphone to come with Android 8.1 Oreo out of the box.

As far as the specifications are concerned, the Galaxy Tab S4 may be powered by the Snapdragon 835 processor with 4GB of RAM and 64GB of storage. Samsung will be shifting to the 16:10 aspect ratio for its 10.5-inch display. The tablet may also feature a 13-megapixel rear and 8-megapixel front camera.

Samsung appears to have a new accessory for the Galaxy Tab S4 in the pipeline as well. A “Book Cover Keyboard” has been certified in South Korea by the Radio Research Agency. The model number suggests that this accessory is for the Galaxy Tab S4.

It’s still unclear at this point in time when Samsung is going to launch the Galaxy Tab S4. One would expect the company to launch the new tablet at IFA 2018 but the possibility exists that it may launch the tablet before the Berlin-based trade show takes place in September this year.


Via Source 1 Source 2 Tablet Galaxy Tab S4
Load 1 comments

You might also like

Will my Galaxy smartphone or tablet get the Android 10 update?

Introduction Android 10, the tenth major version of Android, was made official by Google at its Google I/O developer conference in San Francisco on May 7, and many Galaxy smartphone owners will now be wondering if their device will be updated to Android 10. Samsung is still rolling out Android Pie to its devices, so […]

  • By Abhijeet Mishra
  • 2 years ago

Verizon Galaxy Tab S4 Android 10 update is now available

It has been three months since Samsung started rolling out the Android 10 update for the LTE Galaxy Tab S4. The update was first released in France before gradually being made available in other markets. Android 10 for the Galaxy Tab S4 brought One UI 2.1 and many of the new features that this firmware […]

  • By Adnan Farooqui
  • 2 years ago

Galaxy Tab S4 Android 10 One UI 2.1 update out in USA and Canada

The Android 10 and One UI 2.1 update is now rolling out to the Wi-Fi variant of the Galaxy Tab S4.

  • By Abhijeet Mishra
  • 3 years ago

Galaxy Tab S4 LTE starts receiving Android 10 update with One UI 2.1

Samsung has finally started rolling out the Android 10 update to the Galaxy Tab S4. The new software update is now rolling out to users in France, but it is currently limited to the LTE variant of the tablet. The Wi-Fi only variant of the Galaxy Tab S4 might get the update after a few […]

  • By Asif Iqbal Shaik
  • 3 years ago

Galaxy Tab S4 gets a new quarterly security patch in dozens of countries

Samsung has released a new firmware update for the Galaxy Tab S4 (SM-T830), carrying software version T830XXU4BTB2. The version number suggests that some new features may have been added with this latest update, however, Samsung’s official changelog mentions only security improvements. Therefore, if there are any additions aside from the March 2020 security patch, they’re under […]

  • By Mihai Matei
  • 3 years ago

Major US retailers are selling the Galaxy Tab S4 for $450

The Galaxy Tab S6 may be Samsung’s latest and greatest tablet, but the Tab S4 is still a good option for many users even in late 2019. This is even more true when you consider the attractive discounts major US retailers are currently offering on this device. Amazon, Best Buy, Dell, and Samsung are selling […]

  • By Naresh
  • 3 years ago