Samsung has announced two new tablets in the S2 series the Samsung Galaxy S2 8 and the Samsung Galaxy S2 9.7. The prices of these tablets have not yet been unveiled. As per the company these tablets are lightest and thinnest.

The Galaxy Tab S2 8 is as the same suggests comes with an 8 inch super AMOLED screen supporting 2048 x 1536 pixels resolution. This tablet weighs about 265 grams and it is 5.6mm thick. It houses the Exynos octa core processor clocked at 1.9GHz with Mali T760 GPU.

Tab S2 8 is running Android 5.0 with 3GB RAM, 32GB / 64GB optional ROM and there is micro SD card slot that supports up to 128GB storage cards. The S2 8 is also packed with an 8MP camera on the rear and a 2.1MP camera on the front. Key features are 4G LTE, 3G, 2G, Bluetooth 4.0, finger print scanner, GPS and Wi-Fi. This tab gets power from a 4000 mAh battery.

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The Samsung Galaxy S2 9.7 on the other hand is also powered by 1.9GHz Exynos octa core processor with Mali T760 GPU. It is running Lollipop with 3GB RAM, 32/64GB storage and 128GB external card support. This tab however sports a 9.7 inch super AMOLED screen with 2048 x 1536 pixels resolution.

The tab weight is about 389 grams and thickness is 5.6mm. Also included is a 2.1MP front camera and 8MP rear camera. Key features are 4G, 3G, 2G, GPS, Wi-Fi, finger print scanner and Wi-Fi. The Galaxy S2 9.7 gets power from a 5870 mAh battery.

No word about when these tabs will be available in India or its price tag.

By Rajeev Rana

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