Samsung Galaxy Tab A Tablet, Android M, 10.1", 16GB, Wi-Fi, White

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The Samsung Galaxy Tab A (2016, 10.1) is your portal to a world of learning, fun and social connections. Built for the whole family, it offers a multi-user mode so you can set up and customise profiles for different users, and a Kids Mode which grants access to a variety of free and fun content. Its super fast performance makes everything quick and easy to navigate, the slim design means that you can take it anywhere and a clear display provides the perfect viewing experience in any condition.

Super high resolution screen
Its WUXGA (1920X1200), 10.1" display features twice as many pixels as other standard HD screens, allowing you to enjoy stunning quality, whether you’re viewing photos, videos, e-books or webpages.
What's more, the Smart Anti-Glare feature makes eye strain a thing of the past – it automatically adjusts the screen brightness in low-light conditions to reduce glare and eye strain.

Multi-user mode & family friendly
With a different profile for each family member, you can enjoy your own music, games, apps, photos and more, while ensuring all of your personal information stays private.
And it's family-proof too. Kids Mode 4.0 offers a wide variety of free and fun content that your children will love, such as games, kids’ camera, 3D characters and more. It provides your children with a safe playground because you can set time limits on how long they can play and also manage what content they can view.

Enhanced camera
Capture all your favourite moments as they unravel infront of you with the enhanced 8MP camera with autofocus at the rear or 2MP camera to the front. The HDR feature and Pro Mode will ensure your photos always look great and the Continuous Shot Mode and Panorama Mode help add a unique twist to your pictures. With F1.9 aperture and the advanced HDR (Rich tone) feature, you can stop worrying about the lighting when you are taking pictures outside – capture perfect images every time.

Stay connected
Seamlessly connect with a variety of devices with BLE1 (Bluetooth) technology and share content from one screen to another via Wi-Fi Direct – simply tap the icon to share your tablet screen with your TV screen. Quick Connect allows you to mirror your TV screen on to your tablet or vice versa too.

Smart apps for entertaining
Watch live television and catch-up content on the Galaxy Tab A with TVPlayer app. Get access to 55+ free-to-air channels and the option to view premium channels. Enjoy premium entertainment, documentary, kids and lifestyle channels.
There's also SideSync (downloadable) which allows you to check and reply to your smartphone notifications and SNS messages from your tablet in an intuitive way. You could check your phone alerts on your tablet in the living room while your phone is charging in the bedroom, and even make calls, send messages and check notifications.
And Multi Window Function allows you to view multiple apps on the same screen for multi-tasking and saving time. Enjoy all-in-one device management with Smart Manager to keep on-top of your activities.

Powerful usability
The Tab A comes with 16GB of storage space for your all your apps and games. A microSD card slot means you can increase this space by up to 200GB. It has a powerful 7,300 mAh battery that can give up to 12 hours video playback which is perfect for those long flights or train journeys with the family.

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Accessories Included
Data Cable and Quick Setup Guide
Audio Quality Information Different manufacturers use different sound systems to improve your audio experience
Integrated speakers
Battery life Information How long the battery lasts for (and if applicable) until it needs recharging
Up to 12 hours
Bluetooth Enabled Information Wireless way of transferring data between electronic devices over short distances
Yes - 4.2
Camera (front-facing) Information Used for making video calls
Camera (rear-facing) Information A camera on the back of the device, typically used for taking photos and videos.
CD/DVD/Blu-ray Drive Information Whether this machine can play/burn Blu-ray discs, DVDs or CDs.
Computer Support Helpline Information We offer access to a 90 day helpline when you buy a new laptop or desktop computer from John Lewis. The service is available for a period of 90 days from the date you make your purchase.
Free 90 day computer support
H155.3 x W254.2 x D8.2mm
10-point Multi-touch Capacitive
Ethernet Port
Graphics card Information Generate the images you see on your computer screen
Graphics card type Information A dedicated graphics card enables you to run advanced programmes such as games or design packages more smoothly. Computers without graphics cards run these programmes through their processors.
Hard drive Information Stores files and programmes. A portion of this may already be consumed by pre-installed data.
Internal Storage
Location Services
Manufacturer Part Number (MPN)
Memory (RAM) Information Random Access Memory (RAM) allows your computer to multitask.
Memory Card Slots Information A memory card slot allows you to transfer photos and files directly from a memory card.
microSD card slot
Model name / number
NFC enabled Information Devices with NFC can be tapped together to establish a wireless connection for sending or streaming files and other data
Operating system Information Determines the interface you see on screen and the types of programmes you can run.
Android M
Operating System Filter
Pixels Per Inch (PPI) Information The resolution of an image within a certain space. The more pixels per inch, the higher the detail on the screen.
224 ppi
Ports Information Ports used to connect other devices, for example USB to connect peripherals or HDMI to connect to a high definition display.
MicroUSB, 3.5mm Ear Jack
Processor Information The processor (also called CPU) is the "brain" of your computer and enables programmes to run.
Qualcomm Snapdragon 4
Processor speed Information Determines how quickly programmes run. Processors with 'Turbo Boost' can enhance their performance to deal with more demanding tasks.
Processor Type Information Also called CPU (central processing unit) is the circuitry within a computer/laptop/tablet. It carries out the basic instructions that drive a computer/laptop/tablet.
Qualcomm Snapdragon
Tab A
Screen finish Information A matte screen is easier to view in bright light. Gloss screens can provide more vivid colours.
Screen Resolution Information Picture quality defined by the number of individual dots (pixels) used to create an image. The higher the number of pixels, the higher the image quality.
1920 x 1200 pixels
Screen size Information Measured diagonally.
Screen Size
9.1" to 11"
Screen sizes (Laptops)
10.1" to 12"
Accelerometer, Hall Sensor, RGB sensor
Touch Screen
Voice Recognition Information Can be operated using spoken commands, so no need for typing, scrolling or clicking.
Weight Information Unpackaged weight
Wi-Fi only
Wireless Display Information Wireless Display technology can be used to present your device's display on a compatible TV or display without using wires.
Wireless networking
Wi-Fi- 802.11a/b/g/n/ac


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