With the Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 7.0 finally emerging from behind the shadows, it’s now the turn of its bigger siblings, the Galaxy Tab 3 8.0 and the Galaxy Tab 3 1.0 tablet device to be dealt with. It is therefore least surprising that we also have here the GLBenchmark test results for the Tab 3 8.0 tablet.
Of course all of it is still cryptic so the device is mentioned as SM-T311. In case you are wondering how can that be related to Tab 3 8.0, well here it is. The recently released Tab 3 7.0 bears the model name SM-T211. So it would be logical to assume the next in line, which is the 8 inch version of the tablet that can be associated with the model name SM-T311.
Rumors also point out the tablet to sport some pretty decent specs. These include an Exynos 4412 dual core processor having a clock sped of 1.5 GHz, an ARM Mali-400 graphics processor and a 2 GB RAM. The tablet will feature a 4,500 mAh battery and will have an 8 inch display upfront having a resolution of 1280 x 800 pixels. Analysts also believe the tablet will be running Android 4.2.2 and there are no reasons to believe the TouchWiz user interface won’t be present as well.
Other features that the Tab 3 8.0 might be seen sporting include a 3 megapixel camera at the rear along with a 1.3 megapixel unit at the front. The tablet’s external dimensions is pegged at 209,6 x 112,1 x 6,95mm all of which translates to a weight of just 330 grams. As for the tablet’s availability, the Tab 3 8.0 might end up on the retail scene around the first half of June (June 3 – 9 approximately).