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Samsung SM-T705 Galaxy Tab S 1.9GHz 16GB 8.4" 4G 3G Tablet

PC Mag Editor's Choice Digital Versus 5 Star PC Advisor.co.uk Recommended Pocket Lint Recommended Expert Reviews Best Buy
1.9GHz Android 16GB 8.4" Aug 2015
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Eighteen Industry Awards

Amongst tablets that came out more than a year ago, this tablet computer is one of the most awarded.

The reviewers at nine expert review sites all concluded that they would recommend this Samsung tablet computer. PC Advisor.co.uk, Altomdata.dk, Digitallife.se, Pocket Lint, Hwa.com.tr, Pclab.pl, Itc.ua, Mobi-test.de and Alphr.com all gave this tablet computer a "Recommended" award.

The writers at PC Mag, Digitaltrends.com and Computershopper.com all said that this tablet computer was terrific and gave it their "Editor's Choice" award.

The reviewers at two other expert review sites both wrote that this tablet was marvellous and gave it one of their highest awards. Allaboutphones.nl and Teknokulis.com both gave this tablet computer a "Gold" award.

The expert at Expert Reviews decided that this Samsung tablet was good and gave it their "Best Buy" award.

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Expert Reviews Are Good

Based on fifty-one expert reviews from sites including CNET.com, Expert Reviews, Digital Versus and Pocket Lint this tablet has an average expert rating of 88%. This puts this tablet computer in the top 1% of all the tablet computers of this spec and age when ranked by average expert review score.

Excellent User Reviews

SM-T705 Galaxy Tab S owners on average rated this tablet as terrific.

Good Size

A number of customers who bought the Samsung SM-T705 Galaxy Tab S concluded that it was thin. T3.com said in their review “Samsung's thinnest and lightest tablet so far” . Three years ago expert website Macworld.co.uk said “It's thinner, has a better camera”. Expert review site Phandroid.com wrote in their review “Considering its striking Super AMOLED display, slim design”.

A few people mentioned in their reviews that it was compact. Expert website Computershopper.com wrote three years ago “Today's best compact Android tab, this 8.4-incher packs the most innovation we've seen in several tablet generations” in their review of the Samsung SM-T705 Galaxy Tab S and gave the product a rating of 5 stars. Expert review site Phonearena.com wrote “It has ceremoniously become the item to beat in the compact sized tablet segment” in their review of this tablet.

Several Samsung SM-T705 Galaxy Tab S owners who bought the Samsung SM-T705 Galaxy Tab S concluded that it was lightweight. Gadgetshow.channel5.com mentioned “Great display, solid performance, lightweight design”.

One person who bought this tablet thought it was a good body shape. Expert review site Gadgetshow.channel5.com said three years ago “A pin-sharp display and a lighter, slim-line body that's loaded with plenty of goodies” in their review.

One Samsung SM-T705 Galaxy Tab S owner who reviewed it thought it was good structurally. Gadgetshow.channel5.com said in their review of this tablet three years ago “Plastic construction tends to scratch easily”.

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Good Battery Life

A number of Samsung SM-T705 Galaxy Tab S owners who bought the Samsung SM-T705 Galaxy Tab S considered that it had a good battery life. Digitalversus.com said on expert website Digital Versus “The Galaxy Tab S 10.5" has shown itself to be the best overall performer, thanks largely to fantastic battery life and an excellent screen”. Expert website Phandroid.com mentioned “Strong battery life”. Gadgetshow.channel5.com said “Great battery backup”.

Nice Design

A number of people wrote in their reviews that this tablet was a good design. Cnet.com mentioned “With its slim design, fantastic screen” . Expert review site Computershopper.com said “The slim design and low weight make the Tab S easy to tote” in their review. Three years ago Cnet.com.au wrote on expert review site CNET.com.au “The Samsung Galaxy Tab S is shaking up the tablet scene with an ultra-thin, lightweight design and colorfully brilliant screen that blows the competition out of the water” and rated it 80 out of 100.

Several people who reviewed it said that it was good looking. Pcmag.com mentioned “The Samsung Galaxy Tab S 8.4 tablet has supremely elegant hardware” and gave this tablet a score of 5 stars. Pcmag.com also mentioned “A beautiful display”. Also three years ago Gadgetshow.channel5.com mentioned “Its latest Tab S 8.4 is plain gorgeous”.

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Robust

Some Samsung SM-T705 Galaxy Tab S owners mentioned that this tablet was well made. Pcadvisor.co.uk mentioned on expert review site PC Advisor.co.uk “The Surface Pro 3 from Microsoft is an amazing feat of engineering” in their review. Gadgetshow.channel5.com said in their review of this tablet “Best screen in the business, excellent battery, very loud audio, good camera, good build and thin case, premium content worth hundreds of dollars, ultra power saving mode” . Gadgetshow.channel5.com also said “Solidly Built”.

One customer who reviewed this tablet considered that it was reliable. Gadgetshow.channel5.com scored it 4 stars and said in their review of the Samsung SM-T705 Galaxy Tab S “Reliable performance”. One Samsung SM-T705 Galaxy Tab S owner mentioned in their reviews that it was strong and durable.

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Samsung Tablet Computers Have Excellent Reviews

Samsung is one of the leading tablet computer brands according to average reviews from experts and users, and Samsung also has excellent reviews for its tablets.

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Easy to Use

A few customers who purchased the product concluded that it was comfortable and easy to hold. Gadgetshow.channel5.com rated the Samsung SM-T705 Galaxy Tab S 80 out of 100 and wrote “Light one of the most comfortable tablets to hold”. Gadgetshow.channel5.com also wrote “Easy to hold, solid build”. Gadgetshow.channel5.com also mentioned “Easy to hold with one hand”.

One customer reckoned that it had a good interface. Expert review site Techradar.com/au/ mentioned “Backed up by an intuitive interface, stunning screen” in their Samsung SM-T705 Galaxy Tab S review. One customer who reviewed this tablet said that it was easy to use. Gadgetshow.channel5.com said in their review of this tablet “It's hard to use gracefully”.

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Good Technical Features

Three people agreed that the Samsung SM-T705 Galaxy Tab S had good features. Three years ago expert website Phandroid.com mentioned “The Galaxy Tab S offers a compelling feature set — including a stunning Super AMOLED displ” in their review. In the same month Gadgetshow.channel5.com mentioned “Plenty of useful touchwiz features”. Expert website Mymobile.co.in gave it a rating of 4 stars and said “Also works brilliantly and has impressive features”.

Good Product Quality

Several Samsung SM-T705 Galaxy Tab S owners mentioned that this tablet was good quality. Expert review site Siliconrepublic.com wrote three years ago “Ultimately for me the winner is the screen quality which at 100” in their review. Gadgetshow.channel5.com said in their review of this tablet “Slim design that doesn't feel low quality”. Gadgetshow.channel5.com also said “Superslim, elegant design with quality build”.

Acceptable Noise Level

One person who purchased the Samsung SM-T705 Galaxy Tab S concluded that it was noisy.

Good Environmental Credentials

One Samsung SM-T705 Galaxy Tab S owner thought the product was good in terms of power usage.

Good Sound Quality

One Samsung SM-T705 Galaxy Tab S reviewer mentioned in their reviews that it had good sound quality.

Good Picture Quality

One customer who bought the Samsung SM-T705 Galaxy Tab S reckoned that it had good colour saturation. Expert website Gadgets.ndtv.com mentioned in their review of the Samsung SM-T705 Galaxy Tab S “As soon as I turned on the screen, I noticed that the colors are stunning”.

Flash Storage Media

This tablet computer supports a Flash storage media, which is the most frequently supported storage media on tablets of this age and spec.

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Fairly High Rear Camera Resolution (numeric)

The average rear camera resolution (numeric) of tablet computers of a similar spec and age to the SM-T705 Galaxy Tab S is 4.4MP, and the rear camera resolution (numeric)s range from 2MP to 8MP. At 8 megapixels, the SM-T705 Galaxy Tab S has a fairly high rear camera resolution (numeric) compared to most of the other tablets that have been available for a comparable time to the SM-T705 Galaxy Tab S.

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Fairly Fast Processor Frequency

Across all the tablets that were released around the same time as the SM-T705 Galaxy Tab S the processor frequencys range from 1GHz to 3.1GHz, and the average processor frequency is 1.5GHz. The Samsung SM-T705 Galaxy Tab S has a fairly fast processor frequency (1.9 gigahertz) compared to most of the other comparable spec tablets that are a similar age to the SM-T705 Galaxy Tab S.

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Fairly Large Maximum Memory Card Size

The SM-T705 Galaxy Tab S has a quite large maximum memory card size (128 gigabytes) compared to most of the other similar spec tablets that were launched around the same time as the SM-T705 Galaxy Tab S. Across all the tablets of this type and age the maximum memory card sizes range from 32GB to 520GB.

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3264 X 2448 Pixels Rear Camera Resolution

The biggest rear camera resolution of the SM-T705 Galaxy Tab S is 3264 x 2448 pixels. That's over three times the rear camera resolution of the most common rear camera resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels.

A 3264 x 2448 pixels rear camera resolution is actually the best rear camera resolution across all tablets of this spec and age.

A 640 x 480 pixels rear camera resolution is the worst rear camera resolution amongst similar types of tablet computer.

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Quite High Front Camera Resolution (numeric)

The lowest front camera resolution (numeric) of tablet computers that were released more than a year ago is 0.2MP, the highest is 8MP, and the average front camera resolution (numeric) is 1.7MP. With a front camera resolution (numeric) of 2.1 megapixels, the SM-T705 Galaxy Tab S has a fairly high front camera resolution (numeric) compared to most of the other comparable spec tablet computers that have been around for around the same time as the SM-T705 Galaxy Tab S.

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2560 X 1600 Pixels Display Resolution

The Samsung SM-T705 Galaxy Tab S has a maximum display resolution of 2560 x 1600 pixels. That's over six times the display resolution of the most frequently found display resolution of 1024 x 600 pixels.

This tablet computer's display resolution (2560 x 1600 pixels) is in fact the best display resolution across all tablets of a comparable type and age to the SM-T705 Galaxy Tab S.

Across similar types of tablet computer the worst display resolution is 800 x 480 pixels.

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Fairly Large Internal Memory

The SM-T705 Galaxy Tab S has a quite large internal memory (3 gigabytes) compared to most of the other tablets that have been around for around the same time as the SM-T705 Galaxy Tab S. The smallest internal memory of tablet computers that have been on the market for a comparable time to the SM-T705 Galaxy Tab S is 0.5GB and the largest is 16GB.

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Very Light

The Samsung SM-T705 Galaxy Tab S is one of the lighter tablets that were released around the same time as the SM-T705 Galaxy Tab S (only 298 grams) amongst comparable spec tablets of this age. The average weight of similar spec tablets that were launched around the same time as the SM-T705 Galaxy Tab S is 510g.

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Very Thin

The average depth of tablets that have been available for a comparable time to the SM-T705 Galaxy Tab S is 35mm. At only 6.6 millimeters, the SM-T705 Galaxy Tab S has a fairly thin depth compared to most of the other tablets that were released one year ago.

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4 Other reasons to consider the Samsung SM-T705 Galaxy Tab S

Released Over a Year Ago

This Samsung tablet computer has been on the market for over a year.

Four Processor Coress

Compared to the other 136 tablets that have been on the market for more than a year that we have assessed the number of processor coress of, the SM-T705 Galaxy Tab S is a four processor cores tablet which is average.

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Average Internal Storage Capacity

With an internal storage capacity of 16 gigabytes, the SM-T705 Galaxy Tab S has a relatively standard internal storage capacity compared to most of the other tablets that were launched more than a year ago.

Tablet computers with a larger internal storage capacity that might also be worth looking at include the Microsoft Surface Pro 3 ($559.99) (128GB).

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Average Display Diagonal

The SM-T705 Galaxy Tab S has a relatively standard display diagonal (8.4 inches) compared to most of the other tablet computers that were launched around the same time as the SM-T705 Galaxy Tab S.

If this Samsung tablet display diagonal is not large enough for you then you might want to look at the Microsoft Surface Pro 3 ($559.99) (12").

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Specification

Processor
Processor Frequency
Processor Cores
Coprocessor Cores
Coprocessor Frequency
Coprocessor
Memory
Internal Memory
Software
Operating System Installed
Platform
Storage
Internal Storage Capacity
Maximum Memory Card Size
Compatible Memory Cards
Card Reader Integrated
Storage Media
Display
Display Diagonal
Display Colours
Touchscreen Type
Touch Technology
Display Technology
Touchscreen
LED Backlight
Display Resolution
Display Number of Colours
Camera
Rear Camera Resolution (numeric)
Geotagging
Front Camera Resolution (numeric)
Front Camera
Maximum Video Resolution
Video Recording
Built-In Flash
Auto Focus
Rear Camera Resolution
Rear Camera
Flash Type
Audio
Built-In Microphone
Built-In Speaker(s)
Networking
4G
3G
2G
2G Standards
3G Standards
4G Standard
Near Field Communication (NFC)
Wi-Fi Direct
Bluetooth Version
Wi-Fi Standards
Bluetooth
Top Wi-Fi Standard
Ports & Interfaces
Headphone Connectivity
Headphone Out
Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
Micro-USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
Messaging
E-Mail
Performance
Video Formats Supported
Audio Formats Supported
Gyroscope
Accelerometer
GLONASS
Personal Info Management (PIM)
GPS (satellite)
Position Location
Design
Device Type
Form Factor
Fingerprint Reader
Colour of Product
Battery
Talk Time (3G)
Battery Voltage
Continuous Audio Playback Time
Continuous Video Playback Time
Battery Capacity
Browsing Time (3G)
Browsing Time (Wi-Fi)
Browsing Time (4G)
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Packaging Content
Keyboard Supplied
Quick Start Guide
Warranty Card
Manual
Other Features
Kids Tablet
Wi-Fi
Colour

18 Awards

mobi-test.de Recommended alphr.com Recommended Digitaltrends.com Editor's Choice allaboutphones.nl Gold hwa.com.tr Recommended pclab.pl Recommended digitallife.se Recommended teknokulis.com Gold computershopper.com Editor's Choice PC Mag Editor's Choice 01net.com 5 Star altomdata.dk Recommended Digital Versus 5 Star mobil.nu Top Product PC Advisor.co.uk Recommended Pocket Lint Recommended itc.ua Recommended Expert Reviews Best Buy

Expert Reviews

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14 August 2015

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24 June 2015

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29 December 2014

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23 October 2014

There are a lot of things to like on the Tab S. The screen is beautiful, the performance is decent. Software has some improvement ? TouchWiz is less cluttered, and has a button to jump right into...

20 October 2014

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User Reviews

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Reviewed 15 August 2014 by 2doxys1lab
2doxys1lab would recommend the Samsung Galaxy Tab S 10.5 SM-T800 (Verified Purchase)

I already have a new Samsung Galaxy 5 phone. Prior to that I had a Galaxy 3. I was pleased and excited at the same time to discover having a Samsung phone gave me the availability to sync my... Read more…

Reviewed 19 July 2014 by PappaMarko
PappaMarko would recommend the Samsung Galaxy Tab S 10.5 SM-T800 (Verified Purchase)

I love the product. The screen is excellent for a game player, like myself. It is weightless, amazing camera and a screen that allows you to feel. The picture is breathtaking!! There is, only one... Read more…

Reviewed 15 September 2014 by HandyGuyAZ
HandyGuyAZ would recommend the Samsung Galaxy Tab S 10.5 SM-T800 (Verified Purchase)

I'm blown away with the colors on the lightning fast display . . . goodbye IPad. My laptop needs a new home. :-)...

Reviewed 8 September 2014 by Wardog14
Wardog14 would recommend the Samsung Galaxy Tab S 10.5 SM-T800 (Verified Purchase)

Samsung Galaxy Tab S, very nice product met what I was loooking for. Walmart service was faster them I expected...

Reviewed 5 November 2014 by MsOyl
MsOyl would recommend the Samsung Galaxy Tab S 10.5 SM-T800 (Verified Purchase)

This is my 2nd tablet from Samsung. First was the Galaxy 10.1, I never had any issues but wanted to up grade. The processor works faster. Much easier to use...

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