The Samsung Galaxy is back and it’s bigger and better. Launching in the month of November is Galaxy View with a gigantic screen of 18.4-inch TFT LCD display of 1080 * 1920 pixels resolution in a 123 ppi. Yes, believe your eyes, you are reading it correctly! The expansive mesmerizing device by the Korean Tech Giant is all set to hit the markets in the month of November. We all wait with bated breaths.
Samsung Galaxy View Specifications
The device comes with a handle for easy carry due to its weight of 2.65 kgs and measurement of 275.8*451.8*11.9 mm. The cover has rubber feet to keep the tablet from sliding. It has a Microsoft surface-esque kickstand. The 5700mAh battery of Galaxy view accommodates screening of videos up to 8 hours straight, but the experts still say it will need charging often. The users can enjoy content with a dual 4W stereo speaker setup for a unique experience. The Samsung Galaxy View is powered by an Exynos 7580 SoC. The display screen is a full HD resolution.
The processor 1.6 Ghz Octa Core CPU, with 2 GB RAM is present in the Galaxy View. It has 32 GB and 64GB internal memory with expandable capacity of 128 GB available via a micro SD card slot. On the top of the display screen, there is a 2.1 megapixels camera available for video conferencing purpose. In terms of connectivity, Galaxy view has a basic WiFi model with WiFi 802.11 ac and Bluetooth 4.1 BLE. The company will be delivering the product in the market with Media UX skin on top of the Android 5.1 Lollipop software support.
Samsung Galaxy View Price
Though there are a lot of speculations about the pricing of the product, as the company has not yet formally declared it in the market. The estimate product pricing according to the experts will be around $600. Still, it is lower priced than the most basic iPad Pro and hence will give tough competition to others in the market. The Samsung loyal customers are swearing by the product.
There are a few challenges that this product will have to suffer though, first of all the huge screen size of the tablet makes it a pain to take it outside, therefore it is more of an inside product, Fair enough! But with the lack of a good processor and display being average, its performance doesn’t have the impact. Next, with the estimate pricing the users are sure to get disappointed as it costs much but does not give a very high end feel because of its plastic body and heavy weight. The user cannot lay it flat down on a surface due to its stand which is not very user friendly, making it difficult to operate.
In conclusion, we can say that Galaxy View is a typical Tablet with a larger than required screen size and surprisingly missing price. Since, it has got the backing of Samsung, which specializes in making good phones and Tablets, the users who are looking for a family Tablet will probably buy this one. Let’s see what Galaxy View has in stores of its users.