Samsung has taken the wraps off the rugged Galaxy Tab Active 2 tablet that’s aimed at business users.Samsung Galaxy Tab Active2 is said to survive excessive pressure, temperatures, environments, vibration and drops. It has a 1.2m anti-shock inbox protective cover, and features IP68 certification for water and dust resistance.
The device comes with an 8-inch display with a resolution of 1,280 x 800 pixels and is powered by the Exynos 7870 chipset. It has 3 GB of RAM and only 16 GB of storage, but you have the option of expanding it for an additional 256 GB via a microSD card. Samsung’s latest tablet is also equipped with an 8 MP primary and a 5 MP secondary camera and packs a removable 4,450 mAh battery.
It runs Android 7.1 Nougat, supports LTE connectivity, and features the company’s proprietary S Pen stylus. The Tab Active 2 also sports a fingerprint scanner that’s located on the front but in case you wear gloves on the job, you can also unlock the device with the help of facial recognition.
Connectivity options include Wi-Fi and Bluetooth. Sensors on the phone include Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Ambient light sensor and Gyroscope.