Upgraded productivity and entertainment with the new Samsung Galaxy Tab S4 Nadine Dizon August 12, 2018 News Samsung has recently announced the release of the Samsung Galaxy Tab S4, a 2-in-1 Android tablet designed for people who want to do more on the go—from home to the office and everywhere in between. The Samsung Galaxy Tab S4 delivers an experience that helps you work smarter by keeping you operating at the highest levels. Equipped with an an immersive display, four speakers, and enhanced entertainment features, the Samsung Galaxy Tab S4 is the device for those who need something portable like a tablet and capable like a PC. “With the Galaxy Tab S4, we’re introducing a premium tablet, equipped with Samsung DeX that helps consumers perform their absolute best wherever they go,” said DJ Koh, president and CEO of Samsung Electronics. “We look forward to providing our customers with a sense of leisure and comfort knowing that this new addition to our ecosystem of connected devices is also packed with features to help them stay entertained.” With the Galaxy Tab S4, Samsung is bringing Samsung DeX to the tablet for the first time. When connected to the optional Book Cover Keyboard (sold separately) or launched from the Quick Panel, the Galaxy Tab S4 powers on Samsung DeX—giving users the option to switch from the Android interface to a desktop experience. With Samsung DeX, you can open multiple desktop-style windows for your Android apps, including the Microsoft Office suite, directly on the Galaxy Tab S4, and resize them when needed. Drag and drop content between apps and use keyboard shortcuts and commands for efficiency. If more screen is needed, there is also an option to extend Samsung DeX to an external monitor with a compatible HDMI to USB-C multi-port adapter (not included). When connected, the Galaxy Tab S4 can serve as a track pad or a sketch pad, and new this year, the Galaxy Tab S4 can continue to work as an Android tablet, giving users two screens to accomplish tasks. While similar in size to the Galaxy Tab S3, the Galaxy Tab S4 sports narrower bezels to fit a large 10.5-inch display with Super AMOLED technology, as well as a 16:10 screen ratio with 2560×1600, 287 pixels per inch (PPI) resolution. When it comes to audio, the Galaxy Tab S4 also comes with four speakers tuned by AKG and Dolby Atmos immersive sound technology. With Dolby Atmos, the Galaxy Tab S4 supports crisper dialogue, enveloping sound fields, maximized loudness, and consistent playback volume. Samsung Flow allows users to manage all of their devices easily by connecting and transferring files, tasks, and notifications seamlessly. The SmartThings app 2 on the Galaxy Tab S4 makes it easy to monitor and control your smart home devices right from the tablet. Plus, the Galaxy Tab S4’s Daily Board 3 allows you to view your favorite photos and everyday information such as the weather, calendar, and time in one, easy-to-access place. The Galaxy Tab S4 has been released in the US last August 10. No word yet on their release dates in other countries, but we’ll keep you posted.