The Samsung Galaxy Tab E was launched under Galaxy Tab series tablet in Taiwan. By the June-end, the newly launched Samsung Galaxy Tab E will be available at TWD 6,990(approximately Rs 14,500) although, there has been no announcement of the global release of the handset.
Samsung Galaxy Tab E is Wi-Fi only and features a 9.6-inch (1280×800 pixels) WXGA TFT display. However, the company has not revealed the version of Android, but Samsung has said that the device is powered by a 1.3GHz quad-core processor coupled with 1.5GB of RAM.
The handset sports a 5MP rear camera which has autofocus and can record 720p videos at 30fps along with a 2MP secondary camera. The device doesn’t have a flash feature. The storage comes with 8GB internal memory and external storage can be expanded up to 128GB via microSD card, while, connectivity options includes Wi-Fi, Micro-USB with OTG, Bluetooth, and Glonass options.
The Samsung Galaxy Tab E tablet is housed with a 500mAh non-removable battery and the device measures 241.9×149.5×8.5mm and weighs 490 grams. It is expected that the company may introduce 3G and 4G variant of the handset.
Recently Samsung has rolled-out Android 5.1.1 Lollipop updates for Galaxy S6 Edge and Galaxy S6, which were launched running Android 5.0 Lollipop. The Android 5.1.1 Lollipop update for Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge is said to include some of the useful features such as an easier to use an exposure control system for the camera alongside wallpaper with parallax effect. However, Samsung Galaxy Tab E Tablet does not feature compass/magnetometer, Barometer and temperature Sensor.
Earlier on February 26, 2015, Samsung had announced its mass production of Ultra-fast 128GB flash memory modules which is based on Universal Flash Storage (UFS) 2.0 standard for next generation smartphones under the flagship, while the users are reporting that the Samsung’s Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge have been hit by a new bug that makes the toggles in the Quick Settings panel disappear.