7-inch Samsung Galaxy Tab A (2016) Goes on Sale in Kenya


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Barely two months since it first became available in some markets elsewhere in the world, the 7-inch Samsung Galaxy Tab A 2016 edition is now available in the Kenyan market.

Samsung is targeting the budget buyer with the tablet just like it did with the Galaxy Tab As from last year (one of which we reviewed). That can be reflected in the Kshs 21,000 price and the lower mid-range specifications below:

  • Size and weight: 108.8 x 186.9 x 8.7mm, 285g
  • Display: 7-inch WXGA TFT
  • Memory: 1.5 GB RAM, 8 GB internal storage (expandable via microSD up to 200 GB)
  • Processor: Quad-core Spreadtrum Shark LS chip clocked at 1.5 GHz
  • Camera: 5-megapixel main camera with auto-focus; 2-megapixel selfie camera
  • Operating System: Android 5.1 Lollipop
  • Battery: 4,000mAh
  • Network: 2G, 3G, LTE
  • Connectivity: Bluetooth 4.1, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n
  • Others: FM radio
  • Colour options: White, black

The device is available in Samsung shops and through other dealers countrywide.