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Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.5
Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.5
Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.5
Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.5
Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.5
Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.5

Informr score
The Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.5 currently has an Informr score of 7.3 out of 10. This score is based on our evaluation of 8 sources including reviews from users and the web's most trusted critics.

Operating system
1.8 GHz
Screen Size
8+ MP, f/1.9

What the Critics Are Saying...


The advantages are significant, with the big screen, good audio output and full-fledged cellular connectivity making this an excellent device for media consumption. Fast charging, good battery life and useful software additions further contribute to the quality of the device. However, the Samsung Ga...

- Ali Pardiwala, BGR

At Rs. 29,990, the Galaxy Tab A 10.5 is one of the better models of this size around. It has updated software and LTE functionality, great battery life, good build quality, a sleek design, and terrific sounding speakers. On the other hand, the processor is too weak to even consider doing any serious...

- Roydon Cerejo, NDTV
Deccan Chronicle

The screen is sub-HD, again a compromise I can’t quite understand. But the sturdy Samsung build, the latest Android Oreo and the 4G SIM will probably persuade buyers that the asking price, a whisker short of Rs 30,000, is decent value.

- Anand Parthasarathy, Deccan Chronicle

It has a decent display with a good resolution, but the viewing angles suffer. The audio is legible, but I wish the speakers packed some bass and represented the background scores of movies better. When it comes to performance and battery life, the device gets the job done well. You can play all the...

- Sameer Mitha, Digit

The Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.5 is a good multimedia tablet that has a lot to offer considering its price range.

- Manuel Masiero, Notebookcheck

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Screen Size

The Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.5's screen size is 10.5 inches with 1200 x 1920 pixels resolution.

1.8 GHz

There is a Qualcomm Snapdragon 450 Octa core 1.8 GHz processor (CPU).


The tablet runs on the Android 8.1 Oreo operating system (OS).

8+ MP
You can take photos or capture video with the tablet's onboard 8+ MP, f/1.9 camera. There is also a secondary front facing camera with 5+ megapixels resolution.
32 GB

Internal memory is 32 GB. An external, MicroSD, MicroSDHC, microSDXC (up to 400 GB) expansion slot is available for increased storage capacity.


The tablet is powered by a Lithium Polymer (Li-Pol), 7300 mAh battery. Samsung's performance ratings are 15 hours Wi-Fi surfing.

Galaxy Tab A 10.5 Specs

Release Date August 24, 2018
Regions Available USA, United Kingdom
Operating System Android 8.1 Oreo

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Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 450 Octa core 1.8 GHz
Internal Storage 32 GB
Hearing Aid Compatible No
SAR Body: 0.555 W/kg
Manufacturer Warranty 1 Year
Accessories Included USB Power Adapter, Manual, Data Cable
Mobile / Cellular Data
No (Option available)
Wi-Fi Calling No
Voice over LTE (VoLTE) No
SIM card size
Dual SIM No
USB OTG Support Yes
Infrared No
Bluetooth 4.2
Bluetooth Profiles A2DP, AVRCP, OPP/FTP, HID, HFP, HSP
Bluetooth Audio Codecs SBC
Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n
Memory Expansion Slot Yes
Expansion Slot Info MicroSD, MicroSDHC, microSDXC (up to 400 GB)
Main Camera
Resolution / Aperture
8+ Megapixels, f/1.9
Yes (LED)
Additional Main Camera Info
Auto focus, Effects, Face detection, Geotagging, ISO, Multi-shot, Night mode, Panorama, Self-timer, White balance, Exposure value, HDR
Video Recording Formats
Video Recording Parameters
Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels), 30 fps
Front Camera
Resolution / Aperture
5+ Megapixels
Additional Front Camera Info
Video Recording Parameters
Display / Screen
Type Color
Technology LCD (TFT)
Colors 16.7 million
Resolution 1200 x 1920 pixels
Pixel density 216 pixels
Size 10.5 inches
Sensors Ambient Light, Proximity, Motion / Accelerometer, Gyroscope
Backlit Illumination Yes
Zoom / Magnification Yes
Screen Orientation Lock Yes
Multi-Touch Yes
Fingerprint-Resistant Coating No
Additional Display Features Capacitive touch screen
Power & Battery
Type Lithium Polymer (Li-Pol)
Battery Capacity 7300 mAh
Removable Battery No
Wireless Charging No
Fast Charging Yes
Battery Charge Time Unknown
Video Playback Time Up to 15 hours
Internet Use (Wi-Fi) Up to 15 hours
Internet Use (Cellular) Up to 15 hours
Standby Time Unknown
Mixed Usage
Physical Characteristics
Material Plastic
Colors Black, Blue, Gray
Dimensions [H x W x D] 26 x 16.11 x 0.8 cm (10.2 x 6.3 x 0.3 in)
Weight 529 grams
Water Resistant / Waterproof No
Rugged design No
IP Rating No
Headset Jack 3.5mm
External Speakers Yes
Input / Navigation
Touchscreen Yes
Sleep / Wake Key Yes
Home Key No
Physical keyboard No
Text-to-Speech Yes
Screen Reader Yes
Keypad/Screen Lock Yes
External Volume Control Yes
Fingerprint Sensor No
Additional Information Other Names (AKA): Samsung SM-T595, SM-T590

SIM card slot only available on LTE version.

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