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Samsung Galaxy Tab Active 2 images revealed, nearly ready

Samsung Galaxy Tab Active 2 images revealed, nearly ready

The Samsung Galaxy Tab Active 2 will be sold for Euro 500 (about Rs. 38,164) starting late November.

Just like its predecessor, the new Galaxy Tab Active 2 is also a rugged Android tablet that Samsung claims is aimed at professionals working in tricky environments like construction sites. Under the hood, the tablet is powered by a 1.6GHz Exynos 7880 octa-core processor coupled with Mali-T830 GPU to handle the graphics. The tablet also features military standard MIL-STD-810 certification for resistance against drops.

You will also get 4G support, NFC connectivity, AR capabilities and more with the Tab 2 Active. In terms of memory, the Galaxy Tab Active 2 comes loaded with a 3GB of RAM and 16GB of internal storage, which can be further increased up to 256GB by inserting a microSD card. It will be interesting to see what Samsung' comes up with for next years handset.

Spanish air force pilot dies as fighter jet crashes on takeoff
The pilot Borja Aybar, whose wife and young baby were waiting for him at the air base he was preparing to land at nearby, died. An investigation into the cause of the crash is underway, the Ministry of Defense confirmed via Twitter .

Noteworthy features include a maximum brightness of 480 nits (for reference, the Pixel XL's screen gets up to 393 nits), IP68 water and dust resistance, an S Pen, a USB Type-C 2.0 port, dual-band gigabit WLAN (read: 802.11ac WiFi), NFC, Bluetooth 4.2, and Global Positioning System. It features a physical home button, which doubles up as a fingerprint scanner. On the battery front, the Galaxy Tab Active 2 packs a powerful 4,450mAh non-removable battery.

Through a software update, the Galaxy S8 could allow users to start blurring the background to improve the image quality thoroughly. With this we have designed a tablet for employees in demanding professions worldwide. With IBM Maximo, we bring first-class asset management features to the tablet.


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