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Samsung offers enhanced tablet experience with launch of new Galaxy Tab A (2016, 10.1”) with S Pen 4G

Oct 21. 2016

Singapore, 21 October 2016 – Samsung Electronics Singapore today announced the launch of the Samsung Galaxy Tab A (2016, 10.1") with S Pen 4G, featuring the best of Samsung's tablet experience coupled with the extra capabilities provided by the S Pen – an ideal companion for users seeking convenience without compromising on performance.


"The Galaxy Tab A (2016, 10.1") with S Pen 4G offers a plethora of features that are even more accessible than before, offering consumers the freedom and flexibility to use the tablet to suit their varying needs," said Eugene Goh, Vice President, IT & Mobile, Samsung Electronics Singapore. "The addition of the S Pen offers a realistic writing and drawing experience that supports the various features of the tablet, giving consumers even more options to utilise the tablet to its fullest potential."


Bringing Ideas To Life

Modern and sophisticated in style, the Galaxy Tab A (2016, 10.1") with S Pen 4G comes equipped with an improved S Pen, enabling users to complete their tasks more efficiently and accurately.


Users can quickly and easily bring their ideas to life whenever inspiration strikes, by simply using Screen Off Memo and saving the memo to Samsung Notes, all without unlocking the screen. The Smart Select function on the Galaxy Tab A (2016, 10.1") with S Pen 4G allows users to use the S Pen to create and share GIF animations while the Air Command function offers users the ability to hover their S Pen over the image or word to zoom in or even translate1 languages.



Seamless Connectivity and Enhanced Usability

With SideSync 4.02, users can control and share their screens between the Galaxy Tab A (2016, 10.1") with S Pen 4G and their Galaxy mobile devices, and perform functions such as making calls and sending text messages. The feature also lets them share and transfer their content and files easily, all with a simple drag and drop.


Alternatively, the Quick Connect3 function allows users to share content from one screen to another via Wi-Fi Direct® with just a simple tap of the icon. Equipped with long lasting battery, users are powered with up to 13 hours4 of Internet usage on the tablet, be it surfing the net or watching movies on-the-go.


With the Galaxy Tab A (2016, 10.1") with S Pen 4G, consumers can enjoy additional storage of up to 256GB through the microSD card5 slot, offering even more content storage versatility.


Ideal Companion for Work and Home

Designed with the busy working parent in mind, the Galaxy Tab A (2016, 10.1") with S Pen 4G is the ideal tablet that will enhance users' family time. Equipped with Kids Mode 4.0, users can access a variety of safe and fun content such as games and apps for their children to enjoy. The Galaxy Tab A (2016, 10.1") 4G with S Pen's Multi-User Mode6 also allows users to easily set up and customise profiles for every member of the family.


Local Pricing and Availability

The Galaxy Tab A (2016, 10.1") with S Pen 4G will be available from 22 October 2016 in Black and White at a recommended retail price of $498.


Optional Accessories:


Book Cover - Streamlined efficiency.
Dual usage modes make it perfect for propping your tablet up to touch with ease or standing it up to watch movies comfortably. It is a high-grade, durable polyurethane shell that features a synthetic leather finish to offer style and protection in equal measure.



Level U PRO ANC - Featuring powerful Active Noise Cancellation (ANC).
With its powerful ANC technology and two-way speakers, the Level U PRO ANC provides studio-quality sound. The sleek, sophisticated design and ergonomic neck band ensure maximum comfort, so you can enjoy listening for even longer. A handy controller lets you answer calls, adjust the volume, and pause/play and skips audio tracks easily, without having to constantly reach for your smartphone.



Samsung Galaxy Tab A (2016, 10.1") with S Pen 4G's Book Cover and Level U PRO ANC headset are available in Black and White. Please refer to stores for pricing and availability.


Galaxy S7 edge 4G+ in Blue Coral

Samsung today also announced the retail availability of the Samsung Galaxy S7 edge 4G+ in Blue Coral, adding a stunning colour variant to this sleek and stylish device. Currently available in Black Onyx, Gold Platinum, Silver Titanium and Pink Gold, the new colour variant of the Galaxy S7 edge 4G+ features a refined design coupled with powerful functionality while encased in a cool blue hue.


The Galaxy S7 edge 4G+ in Blue Coral will be available from 5 November 2016 with a built-in memory of 32GB7 at a recommended retail price of at $1,098.


The Galaxy Tab A (2016, 10.1") with S Pen 4G and Galaxy S7 edge 4G+ will be available at all local telecommunication operators, major consumer electronics stores, authorised retailers and Samsung Experience Stores.



1 Air View Translate requires internet connection and is dependent on the list of source and output languages available.

2 Download and install SideSync 4.0 on your tablet and your Galaxy device at Works with selected Galaxy devices only. Requires manual synchronization and connectivity with the Galaxy devices.

3 Dependent on Bluetooth® or Wi-Fi Direct® connectivity to the connected Samsung devices. Only available on selected Samsung SMART TV models (Samsung SMART TV 5000 series and above).

4 Based on Samsung internal test results, and dependent on network, SIM card, usage, mode settings, battery condition and other surrounding factors and conditions.

5 microSD card is sold separately.

6 Supports up to 8 users only.

7Actual user-accessible internal storage is less than specified total memory due to operating system, software, and other built-in applications, and may vary after software updates/ upgrades.

8 For selected apps only.

9 Based on Samsung's internal test results, measured when device is at rest. Standby time is dependent on network configuration, app usage, mode settings, actual device usage, battery condition and other surrounding factors and conditions. For more information, visit


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