Features, Photos, Video Unboxing and Prices in Italy

In terms of dimensions and weight, Galaxy Tab S8 comes with a 165.3×253.8×6.3mm body that weighs about 503g (Wi-Fi) / 507g (5G) grams, Galaxy Tab S8 + has a 185.0×285.0x5.7mm body that weighs about 567g (Wi-Fi) / 572g (5G), Galaxy Tab S8 Ultra has a 208.6×326.4×5.5mm body that weighs around 726g (Wi-Fi) / 728g (5G). The smallest of the three, Galaxy Tab S8, comes with an 11-inch diagonal LTPS TFT LCD display with WQXGA resolution (2560×1600 pixels, 276ppi); Galaxy Tab S8 + and Galaxy Tab S8 Ultra instead have a Super AMOLED display with WQXGA + resolution, respectively 12.4 inches diagonal (resolution 2800×1752 pixels, 266ppi) and 14.6 inches (2960×1848 pixels, 240ppi). All three panels have a 120Hz refresh rate.

Powering the tablet is a 64bit octa-core chipset (4nm) and one battery 8000mAh on the Galaxy Tab S8, 10.090mAh on the Galaxy Tab S8 + and 11.200mAh on the Galaxy Tab S8 Ultra. All three tablets support 45W Super Fast Charging 2.0 wired fast charging (100% charge in 80 minutes) and 15W reverse charging via USB-C cable. For biometric security, Galaxy Tab S8 + and Tab S8 Ultra have an in-display fingerprint reader while Galaxy Tab S8 has a side-mounted fingerprint reader. Other sensors available are: accelerometer, geomagnetic, gyroscope, brightness, Hall.

In terms of memories, Galaxy Tab S8 and Galaxy Tab S8 + are available with 8GB or 12GB of RAM and 128GB or 256GB storage, while Galaxy Tab S8 Ultra is available with 8GB, 12GB or 16GB of RAM and 128GB, 256GB or 512GB storage. All three tablets have internal memory expandable with an external microSD card (sold separately) up to an additional 1TB.

Regarding the photographic sector, all three tablets on the back offer a dual-camera with 13MP lens with autofocus and a 6MP Ultra-Wide lens with flash and on the front a 12MP Ultra-Wide camera, with only the Galaxy Tab S8 Ultra being on the front part mounts a second 12MP Wide lens. Tablets can record videos up to 4k resolution at 30fps and play videos up to 8k resolution at 60fps.

There connectivity is the same on the entire Galaxy Tab S8 Ultra series, and includes Wi-Fi 6E (802.11 a / b / g / n / ac / ax), Bluetooth 5.2, USB-C 3.2, GPS (with GLONASS, Beidou, Galileo) ; only the extra 5G models support mobile connectivity on networks up to 5G. The tablets are equipped with 3 microphones and Quad Stereo speakers with Sound by AKG and support for Dolby Atmos audio.

The operating system that the Galaxy Tab S8 series runs out of the box is Android 12 with One UI Tab 4 user interface. Samsung has partnered with Google to allow sharing during Google Duo video calls from Google Arts & Culture, Google Maps, Jamboard, Samsung Notes, Samsung Gallery, and YouTube. Thanks to the Second Screen function, the Galaxy Tab S8 can be transformed into a second portable monitor, with touchscreen capability for Galaxy PCs, for side-by-side multitasking. And improvements to Samsung DeX now allow opening transparent app windows and DeX mirroring for when you need to share your tablet screen to an external display.

The Galaxy Tab S8 series is also protected by the platform Knox Vault Samsung, which encrypts personal data and keeps stored files and information isolated from the main operating system of the device, in order to safeguard it from attacks.

Samsung for the entire Galaxy Tab S8 series promises up to four versions of Android OS updates. To date, other Samsung devices eligible for the four generations of Android OS updates are Galaxy S22 series (S22 / S22 + / S22 Ultra), S21 series (S21 / S21 + / S21 Ultra / S21 FE), Z Fold3, Z Flip3.

About prices and availability in Italy, the Galaxy Tab S8 series is available for pre-order from February 9: Galaxy Tab S8 with prices from 799 euros, Galaxy Tab S8 + with prices from 999 euros, Galaxy Tab S8 Ultra with prices from 1,299 euros. There are promotions for those who buy a tablet from the Galaxy Tab S8 series: for those who buy Galaxy Tab S8 Ultra, Samsung has provided the new Book Cover Keyboard as a gift, while for those who buy Galaxy Tab S8 + or Galaxy TabS8 a Slim Book Cover Keyboard. Galaxy Tab S8 Ultra is available in Graphite while the Tab S8 and S8 + are available in Graphite, Silver and Pink Gold.

The Samsung Galaxy Tab S8 Series in Italy:
• Galaxy Tab S8 WiFi 8GB + 128GB: 799 euros
• Galaxy Tab S8 WiFi 8GB + 256GB: 849 euros
• Galaxy Tab S8 5G 8GB + 128GB: 949 euros
• Galaxy Tab S8 + WiFi 8GB + 128GB: 999 euros
• Galaxy Tab S8 + WiFi 8GB + 256GB: 1,049 euros
• Galaxy Tab S8 + 5G 8GB + 128GB: 1,049 euros
• Galaxy Tab S8 + 5G 8GB + 256GB: 1,199 euros
• Galaxy Tab S8 Ultra WiFi 12GB + 256GB: 1,299 euros
• Galaxy Tab S8 Ultra WiFi 16GB + 512GB: € 1,649
• Galaxy Tab S8 Ultra 5G 12GB + 256GB: 1,449 euros

Samsung is also launching the accessory Tab S8 Ultra Book Cover Keyboard (sold separately), a keyboard with large, backlit key covers, customizable shortcut settings, and adjustable position angles. Book Cover Keyboard is made of premium quality antimicrobial polyurethane leather and with a glass-coated touchpad that allows for smooth and responsive typing. Furthermore, the functionality Wireless Keyboard Share allows you to connect the keyboard to a Galaxy smartphone for easy typing across multiple devices (Wireless keyboard sharing is available on Galaxy Tab S8 / S8 + / S8 Ultra and some Galaxy smartphones with One UI 4 or later. Smartphone must support Bluetooth HID profile. Both devices must be linked to the same Samsung account).

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