Samsung Galaxy Tab 4
The Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 is an Android-based tablet computer that combines elements of a smartphone and a laptop. Like a smartphone, most of the internal components are incorporated into a single chip, which reduces the power consumption and physical size of the device. It was first released on May 1st, 2014 and is the fourth generation of the Samsung Tab series.
How many different versions of the Tab 4 are available?
The Galaxy Tab 4 has three different versions: the 7.0, the 8.0, and the 10.1. Each number corresponds to the diagonal size of the screen. All three versions share a similar set of features, including a 1.2 GHz quad-core processor, 1.5GB of RAM, a 3.2-megapixel rear camera and a 1.3-megapixel front-facing camera, and a multi-touch LCD display with a resolution of 1200 by 800 pixels. It is also equipped with a digital compass, a GPS system, a proximity sensor, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.0, and an ambient light sensor (which will automatically change the brightness of the screen based on the surrounding light levels). The Galaxy Tab lets you watch movies, listen to your favorite music, check your emails, browse the web, read e-books, share content, chat with friends, and take crisp high-definition pictures and video wherever you go.
Which operating system does the Galaxy Tab 4 use?
All three versions run on the Android 4.4.2 mobile operating system, although it can be upgraded to run on Android 5.0. The Samsung version of Android 4.4.2 comes with the following software and apps:
- Google Play
- Smart Stay
- Smart Remote
- S Suggest, S Voice, and S Translator
The operating system also features Chromecast support, an immersive mode, and an upgraded caller ID system. Android 4.4 is built specifically to support multitasking, so you can have many different applications running at once.
How much storage space does the Galaxy Tab 4 contain?
The 7-inch version of the Samsung Tab comes with your choice of 8GB or 16GB of internal flash storage. The 8-inch and 10.1-inch versions are equipped with 16GB or 32GB of memory. All three versions feature a microSDXC card slot with up to 64GB of additional storage space. MicroSDXC is a flash-based memory card and a miniature version of the regular SD card. All microSDXC card readers are also compatible with the microSDHC format.
Does the Galaxy Tab 4 have cellular capabilities?
Yes, there are two variants of the Samsung Galaxy Tab that have cellular capabilities and one that does not. The two cellular variants are capable of 3G and 4G/LTE, respectively. The Tab cannot make or receive calls on its own, but you can communicate with other people through VoIP applications such as Skype and Google Voice.
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