Samsung announced the availability of the Samsung Galaxy Tab S3 that has the top of the line specifications under the hood, here in Malaysia. The Tab S3 has a thin profile with a lot of things going on. The Tab S3 has a metal chassis with reinforced glass panels both on the front and back which looks pretty premium.
We also get a re-defined S Pen that has a smaller 0.7mm tip and increased pressure sensitivity for natural writing experience. It also features Screen Off Memo to quickly jot down notes, PDF Annotation for easy editing and professional level drawing with Advanced Drawing Tools.
The Galaxy Tab S3 is the first Samsung tablet to get a powerful Quad Stereo Sound Speakers that’s tuned and crafted by AKG by Harman. It’s located in each corner of the device. The speakers “Auto Rotate Stereo” allows the tablet to redirect sound based on its orientation, which gives you a really accurate and consistant listening experience.
Tab S3 packs a 9.7-inch Super AMOLED display with HDR video content support, which means you get true to life colors and get that immersive viewing depth. It runs a Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 with 4GB RAM and 32GB Internal. You can expand using an SD card up to 256GB. On the back, we get a 13MP camera whereas on the front, it’s a 5 MP selfie shooter.
You can now get the Samsung Galaxy Tab S3 at Samsung Experience Stores nationwide, including e-commerce partners Lazada and 11Street, starting from 1st June 2017 for the price of RM 2,999 including 6% GST. Comes in two colors, that is Black and Silver.
Not only that, if you want to grab a Case, Samsung offers a soft-coloured Book Cover that has a matte finishing and it comes in three colors, Black, White and Green. It will be sold for RM 199.
And for those power users who travels and get things done on the move, has a case that comes with a Keyboard which connects to the Tab S3 via dedicated Pogo pin-connectors. It comes in gray color and retails at RM499.
Samsung Galaxy Tab S3: Specification
9.7” Super AMOLED QXGA (2048×1536)
Qualcomm® MSM 8996
Quad Core 2.15GHz + 1.6GHz
LTE support
LTE Cat.6 (300Mbps)
4GB + 32GB | microSD up to 256GB
13MP AF + 5.0MP, Flash
USB 3.1(Type-C)
Accelerometer, Hall Sensor, RGB Sensor, Fingerprint Sensor, Gyro Sensor, Geometric Sensor
Wireless connectivity
Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, 2X2 MIMO, Wi-Fi Direct, Bluetooth® 4.2
Battery Capacity
6,000mAh, Fast Charging
Android 7.0
Samsung Services & Applications
Samsung Smart Switch, Samsung Notes, Air Command, Samsung Flow
Recording: 4K (3840×2160) @ 30fps
Playback: 4K (3840×2160) @ 60fps
S Pen
9.4mm diameter, 0.7mm pen tip, Pressure Sensor Level 4,096