In case you are planning to grab hold of a tablet during this holiday season, you should definitely consider the Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 before going for the usual run-of-the-mill iPads.
It’s not just because this is a great tablet, packed with features to the brim but because of the fact that Samsung is presently offering 1 year of free Netflix for people who are buying this device.
This particular promotion will be available till 26th December or till stocks last. You can choose from any of the two Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 variants, the 9.7inch model is available for a price of $399 while the 8inch model costs as low as $349. Both these tablet variants are available in three different colors, white, black and gold.
You need to be a legal resident of US and at least 18 years old, in order to qualify for the 1 year Netflix subscription. Both the variants of Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 share most of the similar features like Android Lollipop, an octa-core Exynos 5433 processor, 8 MP rear camera, 2.1 MP front-facing camera, and 3 GB of RAM.
Both these devices come with Super AMOLED displays of 8inch and 9.7inch respectively. There is a 5870 mAh for the Tab S2 9.7 and 4000 mAh for the Tab S2 8.0. However, both of these devices have the same display resolution of 1536×2048 pixels.
Meanwhile, Christmas is coming soon and the celebrations are going pretty strong. Pianist Myleene Klass decided to start Christmas with by playing an upright piano. However, this piano is special, since it is entirely made up of Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 tablets.
The upright piano is completely made up of 100 Samsung tablets and Klass decided to have a go at it, in Spitalfields Market of London. She considered is a unique experience to play a piano that was totally made up of tablets. She also mentioned that her younger daughter has just started playing ‘Jingle Bells’ she would love to give it a try on this novel piano made of Samsung Galaxy Tab S2s.
Klass further revealed that a tablet is definitely essential for Christmas organizing and planning. She will be using her tablet to do everything, starting from Christmas shopping to Skyping friends and family on the big day. The 8 inch and 9.7 inch Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 tablets were launched on July 2015 and finally hit shelves in September.
The S2 tablets are the thinnest and lightest in the market and come packed with impressive hardware specifications and features. According to JK Shin, the CEO and President of IT & Mobile Division at Samsung Electronics, the Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 offers easy and quick access to a variety of superior viewing and productivity features besides being the thinnest and lightest tablet in the market.
The CEO further stated, “We believe the Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 is the most complete personal visual device designed for consumers to carry and use anywhere.” In terms of storage capacities, the tablet is available in 32GB and 64GB variants but users can further upgrade it to 128GB using a microSD card.
Conor Pierce, the VP of IT and Mobile at Samsung Electronics UK and Ireland declared that the tablet piano sounds and looks great with its AMOLED displays. The screens further show off a fantastic gold Christmas wrapping paper animation