Samsung Debuts Galaxy Tab S3 & Galaxy Book with S-Pen & Productivity Features

Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. today announced the Samsung Galaxy Tab S3 and the Samsung Galaxy Book. For digital content enthusiasts, the Galaxy Tab S3 delivers superior video and gaming experiences along with versatile usage as a productivity tool, while the Galaxy Book gives professionals enhanced computing power for work and play.

The Galaxy Tab S3 comes with a 9.7-inch Super AMOLED display and the Galaxy Book is offered in a 10.6-inch TFT LCD version and 12-inch Super AMOLED version.

The new tablets unveiled at Mobile World Congress come with these features:

  • HDR (High Dynamic Range) Video Content: Galaxy Tab S3 and Galaxy Book 12-inch support videos in HDR (10bit colored) for true-to-life colors and vivid digital content.
  • Samsung Flow: For a safe and secure login, Samsung Flow uses biometric authentication to log-in and can wirelessly tether compatible devices to transfer documents from a mobile device to a tablet. It also syncs message notifications so users never miss an important text message whether they’re using a smartphone or their tablet.
  • Refined S Pen*: For a natural writing experience, the S Pen has a smaller 0.7mm tip and increased pressure sensitivity. The S Pen also includes convenient features such as Screen Off Memo to quickly jot down notes, PDF Annotation for easy editing and professional-level drawing with Advanced Drawing Tools.

Both tablets also feature a 13-megapixel rear camera which includes auto focus and a 5-megapixel front camera for high-quality photos. The tablets also include expandable storage** and more power efficiency with fast-charge capabilities, supporting up to 12 hours of video playback on the Galaxy Tab S3 and up to 10.5 hours of video playback on the Samsung Book (12-inch). Both devices also support Pogo keyboards with no separate charging or pairing required.

Samsung Galaxy Tab S3

Samsung Galaxy Tab S3

The Samsung Galaxy Tab S3 claims to provide a cinema-like experience with 4K video playback and a Super AMOLED display. In addition, the Galaxy Tab S3 is the first Samsung tablet to feature quad-stereo speakers tuned by AKG by HARMAN. And with content partners like Amazon, you get instant access to HDR original videos.

Optimized for gaming, the Galaxy Tab S3 includes Vulkan API for superior graphics and Game Launcher for an enhanced user interface and personalized gaming experience, as well as modes like Do Not Disturb for uninterrupted gameplay.

With an enhanced S Pen, the Galaxy Tab S3 allows users to be more productive, creative, and do multiple things at once. The Galaxy Tab S3 is designed to keep users always connected with faster charging and longer battery life.

Samsung Galaxy Book: Enhanced Power and Performance in a 2-in-1 Design

Samsung Galaxy Book 10.6″

Available in 10.6-inch and 12-inch models, the Samsung Galaxy Book caters to productive on-the-go professionals who are looking for a powerful computing device that isn’t tied to the desktop. The Samsung Galaxy Book is lightweight and has a versatile form factor, easily transforming from a tablet to notebook.

Samsung Galaxy Book 12″

For enterprise-grade performance, the Samsung Galaxy Book 12-inch is equipped with a 7th Generation Intel® Core™ i5 processor, Dual Core 3.1GHz and the 10.6-inch with an Intel® Core™ m3 processor, Dual core 2.6GHz.

Built on the Windows 10 operating system, the Galaxy Book offers the full desktop Microsoft Office experience for maximum productivity. It also features a keyboard that is larger and more tactile with discernible keys so users can comfortably type just as they would on a traditional computing device.

Samsung Galaxy Tab S3 and Samsung Galaxy Book (10.6-inch and 12-inch) Product Specifications

 Samsung Galaxy Tab S3Samsung Galaxy Book 10.6”Samsung Galaxy Book 12” 
DISPLAY9.7” Super AMOLED QXGA (2048×1536)10.6″ TFT FHD (1920×1280)12″ Super AMOLED FHD (2160×1440)
CHIPSET Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 820

Quad Core 2.15GHz + 1.6GHz

7th Gen Intel® Core™ m3 processor, Dual Core 2.6GHz7th Gen Intel® Core™ i5 processor, Dual Core 3.1GHz
LTE SUPPORT LTE Cat.6 (300Mbps)LTE Cat.6 (300Mbps)LTE Cat.6 (300Mbps)
MEMORY4GB + 32GB

microSD up to 256GB

4GB + 64GB/128GB eMMC

microSD up to 256GB

4GB+128GB SSD
/ 8GB+256GB SSDmicroSD up to 256GB
CAMERA 13MP AF + 5.0MP, Flash5MP FF13MP AF + 5MP
PORTUSB 3.1(Type-C)USB 3.1(Type-C),

Micro SD

USB 3.1(Type-C) x 2ports,
Micro SD
SENSORSAccelerometer, Hall Sensor, RGB Sensor, Finger print Sensor, Gyro Sensor, Geometric SensorAccelerometer, Hall, LightAccelerometer, Hall, Light
WIRELESS CONNECTIVITY Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, 2X2 MIMO, Wi-Fi Direct, Bluetooth® 4.2Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, 2X2 MIMO, Bluetooth® 4.1 BLEWi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, 2X2 MIMO, Bluetooth® 4.1 BLE
GPS GPS + GLONASS, BEIDOU, GALILEOGPS + GLONASSGPS + GLONASS
DIMENSION, WEIGHT237.3 x 169.0 x 6.0mm 429g(Wi-Fi) / 434g(LTE)261.2 x 179.1 x 8.9 mm,
640g(Wi-Fi) / 650g(LTE)
291.3×199.8×7.4mm,

754g(Wi-Fi / LTE)

BATTERY CAPACITY 6,000mAh,

Fast Charging

30.4W / up to 10hrs,

Fast Charging

39.04W / up to 10.5hrs,

Fast Charging

OS/UPGRADE Android 7.0Windows 10Windows 10
SAMSUNG SERVICES & APPLICATIONS Samsung Smart Switch, Samsung Notes, Air Command, Samsung FlowSamsung Notes, Air Command, Samsung FlowSamsung Notes, Air Command, Samsung Flow
VIDEORecording: 4K (3840×2160) @ 30fps

Playback: 4K (3840×2160) @ 60fps

Recording: FHD(1920X1080) @30fps

Playback: 4K(3840X2160) @30fps

Recording: FHD(1920X1080) @30fps

Playback: 4K(3840X2160) @60fps

*All functionality, features, specifications and other product information provided in this document including, but not limited to, the benefits, design, pricing, components, performance, availability, and capabilities of the product are subject to change without notice or obligation.

**Expandable storage units sold separately from the device.