The Samsung Galaxy Tab Energetic 3, announced globally in September of final yr, is now obtainable within the US beginning at $489.99. It’s a rugged 8-inch Android pill designed primarily for manufacturing, retail, and job websites, with an IP68 water- and dust-resistance ranking. Samsung even says it handed exams towards 23 environmental situations, together with vibrations and excessive altitude, to satisfy the MIL-STD-810 military-grade normal. An IP68 S Pen stylus is included within the field, as is a case that protects towards drops as much as 1.5 meters.
The Tab Energetic 3’s touchscreen is designed for use even when carrying work gloves, although not “extraordinarily heavy obligation gloves or mittens.” It additionally affords three bodily navigation buttons in addition to two programmable buttons that may act as shortcuts to sure apps.
Its rear 13-megapixel and front-facing 5-megapixel cameras are optimized for scanning barcodes, and a detachable 5,050mAh battery is included. Whereas it should ship with Android 10, Samsung says an improve to Android 11 will observe. It would promote with both 64GB or 128GB of inside storage, expandable by microSD card slot.
The Galaxy Tab Energetic 3 is on the market now from Samsung’s associate distributors and at Samsung.com. It begins at $489.99 for a Wi-Fi-only model and $589.99 for the LTE mannequin. Samsung says it should stay obtainable for buy for 3 years.