A New Family Dynamic: Samsung’s GALAXY Tab4 Series Delivers Something for Everyone

May 13, 2014

Multiple Screen Size options, Multi-User and Kids Mode make the next generation of GALAXY tablets a perfect choice for Parental Piece of Mind.

MISSISSAUGA, ON – May 13, 2014 – Samsung Canada, market leaders of innovative mobile devices today announced the Canadian availability of the GALAXY Tab4 Series – a trio of high-performing tablets ideal for the whole family. Available in three sizes - 7.0-, 8.0- and 10.1-inch - Samsung’s newest series is perfect for all ages and any hand size. Beyond the entertainment factor of the tablet, the Tab4 Series introduces Multi-User and Kids Mode*, giving parents the confidence that children can experience the amazing features of the new devices in a fun, safe environment. Hitting Canadian retail shelves starting today, the GALAXY Tab4 Series offers an exceptional multimedia experience in a premium, portable design that makes viewing or sharing content better than ever.


“We’re excited for the launch of, the GALAXY Tab4 Series tablet which not only offers a brilliant blend of form and function, but also enhanced parental controls through Kids Mode,” said Paul Brannen, Senior VP, Enterprise and Mobile Solutions, Samsung Canada. “Combining the ultimate viewing experience with a set of features that enrich the overall tablet experience for all members of the family, the GALAXY Tab4 Series reaffirms Samsung’s commitment to providing a wide variety of devices that offer incredible style and performance.”


With Samsung’s Multi-User feature, family members are able to create unique, separate profiles on the same device to ensure each member of the family can have a customized, personal experience. For even more family customization, parents can enable Kids Mode, which gives children access to simplified apps that allow them to explore their creativity and enjoy specific features of the tablet in a fun, safe environment; plus giving parents the confidence that the kids can use the tablet without having access to any of their information.


Fun for the Whole Family:

  • The new Galaxy Tab4 Series is perfect for the whole family, letting users Play More. Do More and Share More. while staying connected through Wi-Fi wherever they are, including:
  • Group Play: Share and play music, documents and games with friends in real-time
  • Samsung Link: Share and play content across smart devices anytime, anywhere
  • WatchON: Watch TV shows and movies on any device, anywhere in the home or on the go.
  • Featuring a sleek, modern design, the GALAXY Tab4 Series has a rich textured, premium look and feel with a slim form factor and light weight so families can take it anywhere, anytime.

Rich Multimedia Experience:

  • Available in 7-inch, 8-inch and 10.1-inch screen sizes, the Galaxy Tab4’s vivid WXGA display with a 16 : 10 screen ratio gives families a brilliant viewing experience while watching videos, playing games, or sharing digital content.
  • With Multi Window functionality, family members are able to seamlessly switch between apps and windows all at the same time, as well as drag and drop contents with ease.

Pricing and Availability:
The GALAXY Tab4 series will be rolling out at major retailers across Canada and will be priced as follows:

  • GALAXY Tab4 7-inch: $219.99
  • GALAXY Tab4 8-inch: $279.99
  • GALAXY Tab4 10.1-inch: $379.99

Galaxy Tab4 10.1 Product Specifications


Category Specifications
Network Wi-Fi, 3G
Wi-Fi / 3G (HSPA+ 21/5.76)
3G: 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100
2G: 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
LTE
Wi-Fi / 3G (HSPA+ 42/5.76) / LTE (Cat4 150/50)
4G: 800 / 850 / 900 / 1800 / 2100 / 2600
3G: 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100
2G: 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
Processor 1.2 GHz Quad Core
Display 10.1-inch WXGA (1280 x 800),
OS Android 4.4 (KitKat)
Camera 3 MP FF + 1.3 MP
Video MPEG-4, H.263, H.264, VC-1, WMV7 / 8, Sorenson Spark, MP43, VP8
Recording / Playback: 720p / 1080p at 30 FPS
Audio MP3, AAC, AAC+, eAAC+, WMA, FLAC, AMR-NB, AMR-WB, Vorbis (OGG)
Services & Additional Features ChatON, Voice Call, MultiWindow, HW Key, Samsung Kies, Samsung Apps,
Group Play (D / L), Samsung Link (D / L)
Google Mobile Services Hangout, Google+, Gmail, Chrome, Google Play, Google Maps, Play Music, Play Movies&TV, Play Books, Play Newsstand, Play Games, Drive, YouTube, Photos
Connectivity Wi-Fi 802.11a/b/g/n , Wi-Fi Direct, BT4.0, USB 2.0
GPS GPS, GLONASS
Memory 1.5 GB + 16 GB
Micro SD (up to 64 GB)
Dimension 243.4 x 176.4 x 7.95 mm, 487 g
Battery 6800 mAh

Galaxy Tab4 8.0 Product Specifications


Category Specifications
Network Wi-Fi / 3G (HSPA+ 21/5.76) / LTE (Cat.4, HSPA+ 42/5.76)
LTE: 800 / 850 / 900 / 1800 / 2100 / 2600(Cat. 4)
3G: 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100 (HSPA+)
2G: 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
Processor 1.2 GHz Quad Core
Display 8.0-inch WXGA (1280 x 800)
OS Android 4.4 (KitKat)
Camera 3 MP FF + 1.3 MP
Video MPEG-4, H.263, H.264, VC-1, WMV7 / 8, Sorenson Spark, MP43, VP8
Recording / Playback: 720p / 1080p at 30 FPS
Audio MP3, AAC, AAC+, eAAC+, WMA, FLAC, AMR-NB, AMR-WB, Vorbis (OGG)
Services & Additional Features ChatON, Voice Call, MultiWindow, HW Key, Samsung Kies, Samsung Apps,
Group Play (D / L),Samsung Link (D / L)
Google Mobile Services Hangout, Google+, Gmail, Chrome, Google Play, Google Maps, Play Music, Play Movies&TV, Play Books, Play Newsstand, Play Games, Drive, YouTube, Photos
Connectivity Wi-Fi 802.11a/b/g/n , Wi-Fi Direct, BT4.0, USB 2.0
GPS GPS, GLONASS
Memory 1.5 GB + 16 GB (Wi-Fi / 3G / LTE)
Micro SD (up to 64 GB)
Dimension 124 x 210 x 7.95 mm, 320 g
Battery 4450 mAh

Galaxy Tab4 7.0 Product Specifications


Category Specifications
Network Wi-Fi, 3G
Wi-Fi / 3G (HSPA+ 21/5.76)
3G: 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100
2G: 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
LTE
Wi-Fi / 3G (HSPA+ 42/5.76) / LTE (Cat4 150/50)
4G: 800 / 850 / 900 / 1800 / 2100 / 2600
3G: 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100
2G: 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
Processor 3G / Wi-Fi : 1.2 GHz Quad Core
LTE: 1.4 GHz Quad Core
Display 7-inch WXGA (1280 x 800)
OS Android 4.4 (KitKat)
Camera 3 MP FF + 1.3 MP
Video H.263, H.264 (AVC), MPEG4, VC-1, Sorenson Spark, MP43, WMV7, WMV8, VP8
Recording: 720p at 30fps
Playback: 1080p at 30fps
Audio MP3, AAC, AAC+, eAAC+, WMA, FLAC, AMR-NB, AMR-WB, Vorbis (OGG)
Services & Additional Features ChatON (D / L), Voice Call (3G / LTE), MultiWindow, HW Key, Samsung Kies, Samsung Apps, Samsung Link (D / L)
Google Mobile Services Hangout, Google+, Gmail, Chrome, Google Play, Google Maps, Play Music, Play Movies&TV, Play Books, Play Newsstand, Play Games, Drive, YouTube, Photos
Connectivity Wi-Fi 802.11a/b/g/n , Wi-Fi Direct, BT4.0, USB 2.0
GPS GPS, GLONASS
Memory 1.5 GB + 8/16 GB
micro SD (up to 32 GB) - 3G / Wi-Fi
micro SD (up to 64 GB) - LTE
Dimension 107.9 x 186.9 x 9 mm, 276 g
Battery 4000 mAh

* Kids Mode available on Samsung Galaxy Tab4 to be downloaded separately as part of the latest OS update.


About Samsung Electronics Canada

Samsung Electronics Canada is a global leader in technology, opening new possibilities for young minded consumers everywhere through innovation, stylish design and premium experiences. Through relentless innovation and discovery, Samsung is transforming the worlds of TVs, smartphones, tablets, PCs, cameras, home appliances, printers, LTE systems, medical devices, semiconductors and LED solutions. As a result, Samsung has become a true leader in the technology industry. In 2013, Samsung was ranked #8 in the Interbrand 100 Best Global Brands while the Canadian arm was named as one of Strategy Magazine’s 2013 Brands of the Year and Marketing Magazine’s 2012 Top 10 Marketers of the Year in Canada. Globally, Samsung employs 286000 people across 80 countries with annual sales of US$216.7 billion.


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For more information:

Kevin Galbraith
North Strategic for Samsung Canada
kevin.galbraith@northstrategic.com
647.456.3786