Samsung is all set to launch a new tablet called Galaxy Tab S8 FE in the coming weeks. The tablet was recently spotted geekbench By tipster Roland Quandt. The listing revealed that the tab was spotted with the SM-X506B model number and codenamed “Birdie”.
Samsung Galaxy Tab S8 FE expected specifications
The upcoming tablet Galaxy Tab S8 FE is likely to feature an LCD panel instead of switching to AMOLED, as well as a stylus pen, similar to its predecessor. It is expected that the upcoming tablet will come with a bigger display than the predecessors where Tab S8, Tab S8+ came with LCD display while S8 Ultra came with AMOLED display. Like the Galaxy Tab S7 FE, the S8 FE is expected to support a stylus pen, and the experience will reportedly be “superb” thanks to the Wacom digitizer, reports Sammobile.
The Galaxy Tab S8 FE (that’s the real name) SM-X506B has an LCD, Wacom digitizer = great pen experience, and is codenamed “birdie,” so that Geekbench result from September is totally real.
— email@example.com (@rquandt) November 21, 2022
The tablet is expected to come with 120Hz refresh rate and is expected to run on Android 13. It can have MediaTek MT8791V chipset aka Kompanio 900T. As per the report, the Companio 900T chipset is a 6nm chip consisting of 2x Cortex-A78 (at 2.4GHz, though the benchmarks report 2.6GHz) + 6x A55 (2.0GHz) and a Mali-G68 MC4. The report further states that this chipset is comparable to the Dimensity 900 SoC.
The report states that the Tab S8 FE is expected to be released next year, and will not be an annual follow-up as the Galaxy Tab S7 FE was released in June 2021. Earlier, it was rumored that the tablet would support 4GB of RAM.
In terms of pricing, the predecessor, Galaxy Tab S7 FE was launched at a starting price of Rs 37,999. It was launched in WiFi only, WiFi + 4G and LTE variants.
With inputs from IANS
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