During its upcoming Galaxy Unpacked event, Samsung is expected to unveil two new foldable phones and three new tablets. However, before the launch event on July 26, the specifications and pricing of the Galaxy Tab S9 series have been leaked through multiple sources.
Let us look at what Samsung is bringing in the tablet segment.
Galaxy Tab S9, S9+, S9 Ultra specifications
According to tipster Ishan Agarwal, the Galaxy Tab S9 features an 11-inch OLED 120Hz screen with WQXGA resolution, while the Galaxy Tab S9+ has a 12.4-inch OLED 120Hz screen. The Galaxy Tab S9 Ultra will be the biggest of the three upcoming Samsung tablets, featuring a 14.6-inch OLED 120Hz screen. At the same time, the base Tab S9 has a WQXGA resolution, and the other two offer slightly higher WQXGA+ resolution.
All of them use the Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 processor. The Galaxy Tab S9 has up to 12GB RAM and 256GB storage, while the Galaxy Tab S9+ has up to 16GB RAM and 512GB storage. The Galaxy Tab S9 Ultra will offer up to 16GB RAM and 1TB storage. All three tablets have a quad-speaker setup, an optical fingerprint reader, and an S Pen. Other features to expect include Wi-Fi 6E, Bluetooth 5.3, GPS, NFC, a USB 3.2 Type-C port, and Samsung DeX.
The Galaxy Tab S9 reportedly has a 13MP rear camera, a 12MP front-facing camera, and an 8,400mAh battery. The Galaxy Tab S9+ could come with a 13MP+8MP dual-camera setup on the rear, a 12MP ultrawide front camera, and a 10,090mAh battery. The Galaxy Tab S9 Ultra has a 13MP+8MP dual-camera setup on the rear and a 12MP+12MP front-facing camera. It is powered by an 11,200mAh battery. As we exclusively reported months ago, all these tablets will feature an IP67 rating for dust and water resistance.
Most likely, all these devices will run Android 13-based One UI 5.1.1 software out of the box. The beta version of One UI 5.1.1 is already available for the Galaxy Tab S8 in South Korea. Similar to last year, Galaxy Tab S9 series devices could feature 45W fast charging a come with a promise of three years of Android OS updates. As usual with Samsung tablets, these devices will be available in Wi-Fi-only and Wi-Fi + Cellular options.
Galaxy Tab S9 pricing in Europe
A new report from SamInsider claims that the pricing of the Wi-Fi-only Galaxy Tab S9 starts at €929.95 in Europe for the 8GB RAM + 128GB storage variant. The 12GB RAM + 256GB storage variant could cost €1,049.95.
The Galaxy Tab S9+ could be priced at €1,149 for the Wi-Fi-only variant with 12GB RAM and 256GB storage. Samsung could price the Galaxy Tab S9 Ultra's 12GB RAM + 256GB storage variant at €1,369.95 for the Wi-Fi-only variant. The 5G variants of these devices will be priced even higher.