Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 (7.0) is a mid-segment budget android tablet with Wi-Fi connectivity and cellular connectivity. It is packed with a quad-core processor and running on Android KitKat with IPS display. It is beautifully designed. Let’s get into the detail review of this device.
Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 (7.0) looks extremely premium with its design and the build quality. The back panel got the nice leather texture which is very nicely finished. The bezels are medium sized. The edges are nicely curved. On the right side, the Galaxy Tab has a volume rocker and power lock button. A micro-USB port at the bottom and the 3.5mm audio jack on the top of the device. The branding comes to the rear side and to the front side. The branding is in white gray color slightly glittering to the light. The microSD slots and the sim card slot are available.
At the rear side, we can see the primary camera but no flash is available. The secondary cam is placed at the front side of the device. The stereo speakers are available at the back side of the tablet. The three capacitive buttons on the lower panel. Its dimensions 186.9 x 107.9 x 9 mm and weighs 276 grams. Available in black and white colors.
The tablet comes with a 7” LCD IPS Panel display with the resolution of 800 x 1280 and resulting a pixel density of ~216PPI, offers an amazing quality of display with good color saturation. It is a multi-capacitive touch screen. It has a screen to body ratio of ~70.5%. Comes with Touch Wiz UX UI.
This is a dual sim tablet. The device's performance depends on quad-core Marvell PXA1088 processor ticking at 1.2Ghz and 1.5GB of RAM. It has an internal storage of 8/16GB. The storage can be expanded to up to 32GB via the microSD card slot. The tablet packs dual cameras posting a 3.15MP primary camera which captures at 2048 x 1536 pixels with autofocus, and a 1.3 Front camera with 720p video feature.
It supports Geo-tagging. In connectivity terms, it includes features like Wi-Fi, USB, GPRS, GPS and Bluetooth. Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 (7.0)has a powerful 4000mAh lithium polymer battery, which provides a 10hrs battery life and 190Hrs standby time. Accelerometer sensor is available.IR blaster is available.
Comparing it to the last version it is coming with much thinner bezels than you expect. Coming to the design it got really a good form factor. At the first, it looks like it is designed to use in portrait mode but when you see the placement of the IR blaster you will change your mind to a landscape model. The display looks nice and colorful. There is no ambient light sensor and LED notification provided. The interface is very similar to the tab pros. It is very easy and understandable. It is not provided with automatic brightness control as there is no ambient light sensor. The notification panel provided can be customized according to your usage, you can add or delete that are unnecessary. You can also create folders to keep the apps which make it very easy to search the apps. The tablet is a very simpler tab with all the features. You do have a voice recognition option where you can open the apps and even call on of your friend.
It is provided with palm gestures where you can put your hand on the top and open the app like YouTube. You can also open two apps at a time and watch it together by resizing them which is pretty useful. You can also copy from one to another. Coming to the camera 3.15Mp camera is very good. It is provided with a variety of modes. You can record a video at 720p resolution. It can also shoot photos while recording the video. The front camera is also very good for taking pictures. The overall performance of the device is good.
Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 (7.0) is a very good device provided with powerful quad core processor and having an elegant design which looks premium. There are nothing much cons to discuss. It is available at a very low price and you can get nothing more than this at this price range which is available at a price range of Rs 13,500/- . The best thing you 'll find in this device is the customized UI Touch Wiz UX.