Following the introduction of the flagship Galaxy Tab S9 series, Samsung seems poised to expand its range with a budget offering. The buzz revolves around the imminent launch of a Galaxy A-series tablet, named the Samsung Galaxy Tab A9.
Before its anticipated reveal, keen-eyed enthusiasts have spotted the Galaxy Tab A9 on the BIS certification site. This sighting gives credence to rumors suggesting its impending launch in India. Amplifying the excitement, insiders have also revealed details about the chipset set to power the device.
Technical specifications of the Samsung Galaxy Tab A9 tablet might be confirmed
The Galaxy Tab A9 will reportedly harness the strength of the MediaTek Helio G99 processor, showcasing marked improvements in performance. To offer some perspective, this chipset outstrips the MediaTek MT8768 that drives the Galaxy A7 tablet. Elaborating on the Helio G99, it's a chipset birthed from TSMC's 6nm process. MediaTek promises that this SoC provides a holistic experience, catering to demanding gamers and supporting heavy-duty camera functionalities, swift displays, uninterrupted streaming, and consistent global connectivity. It combines two Cortex-A76 cores clocked at 2.2GHz with six Cortex-A55 cores running at 2.0GHz, all complimented by a Mali-G57 MC2 GPU.
From the details extracted from the BIS certification, it’s evident that the Galaxy Tab A9 will bear the model number SM-X115. Additionally, users can expect 5G, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS, and FM capabilities. Completing the package, the device is set to include a 5,100mAh battery, fortified by 15W fast charging support.