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Samsung Announces the Launch of the Galaxy Xcover 4 and the Galaxy Tab A (8.0”) in Singapore

Oct 13. 2017

Samsung today announced the launch of the Galaxy Xcover 4 and the Galaxy Tab A (8.0”) in Singapore. The Galaxy Xcover 4 is a reliably durable smartphone with improved outdoor-ready features, while the Galaxy Tab A ( 8.0”) is a tablet with a stylish and minimalist design that enhances users’ experiences in their everyday life. 



Key Product Highlights:



Galaxy Xcover 4


The Samsung Galaxy Xcover 4 gives you greater peace of mind. You can confidently switch from a corporate setting to challenging work environments such as extremely cold conditions or dusty worksites or in places with high humidity. The smartphone also can withstand shocks since it could be dropped during work.

• Built to stand up to the harshest environments  The Galaxy Xcover 4 is built to last and designed to function wherever users go – equipped with IP681 and MIL-STD 810G certification2, it is durable enough to withstand harsh conditions and is water and dust-resistant. Users need not worry about their device no matter where they are.

• Built for the great outdoor – The device’s 5.0” HD screen features increased touch sensitivity, allowing users to interact with the device even with gloves on. The smartphone also has an intuitive Active Key designed to boost efficiency by personalizing the key function for users to gain speedy access to their preferred apps.

• Low battery, no problem – A long-lasting battery means you don’t need to be near a power source to get your work done. You can confidently work offsite safe in the knowledge that if your battery does run low, you can pop open the battery cover and replace it with a fully charged one3, providing uninterrupted working.

• Protected on the inside with Samsung Knox – With defence-grade security from Samsung Knox built in, the Xcover 4 fights against real-time security threats around the clock, keeping the data stored on your phone protected from unauthorised access. Samsung Knox also comes with a comprehensive set of tools and services.

Galaxy Tab A (8.0”)


The Galaxy Tab A (8.0") will make family time even more special. The enhanced camera, equipped with user-friendly features, captures your memories in vivid color. Your children will love using this tablet in Kids Mode with its kids-friendly content. The Game Launcher makes your gaming experience more fun and convenient. It features Smart View4, which enables mirroring between your tablet and your Samsung TV screen. Plus there’s a variety of free content available only to Galaxy Tab A (8.0") users, so do not miss it!

• An everyday tablet for comfort & style – The refined design is all in the details: smooth edges that make it comfortable to hold, and a metal back for a cool look. With its comfortable grip and its light weight—just 364 grams—the Galaxy Tab A (8.0") was made to go wherever you go.

• Seamless Connection  The Galaxy Tab A (8.0”) comes with Smart View4 that allow users to play their content on a TV screen so that users can enjoy family videos, photos and other precious moments with their loved ones.

• Great for gamers  The Game Launcher on the Galaxy Tab A (8.0”) is the ultimate game control center that enhances the experience of mobile gaming. Users can now focus on gaming by muting alerts, disabling buttons and activating power saving mode.

• Fun for the little ones – With the Samsung Kids Mode, users can access a variety of fun and safe games and apps for their children to incite their curiosity and develop their creativity on the Galaxy Tab A (8.0”). The Parental Control menu lets parents supervise play so that inappropriate content is inaccessible for their children.

• Keep It All with You – Capturing photos is now more intuitive and easy-to-use with just a swipe to change cameras, modes, and special effects on the Galaxy Tab A (8.0”). With an Expandable Memory5 of up to 256GB, users can store more of their favourite music, photos, movies and games on their tablet.

The Galaxy Xcover 4 will be available in Black at a recommended retail price of $398 and the Galaxy Tab A (8.0”) with LTE Connectivity will be available in Black and Gold at a recommended retail price of $398. The Galaxy Tab A (8.0”) will be available at selected consumer electronics stores,, Samsung Experience Stores and selected telecommunication operators from 14 October 2017. The Galaxy Xcover 4 is only available for enterprise purchase.


Click here for the product specifications for both the Galaxy Xcover 4 and the Galaxy Tab A (8.0).