Samsung Galaxy Tab Active 2 debuts with rugged body, mid-range specs

Ivan, 16 October 2017

The Samsung Galaxy Tab Active 2 is official. The rugged slate has been announced by Samsung Netherlands with local businesses in mind.

As rumored, the Galaxy Tab Active 2 comes with a rugged body with military-standard MIL-STD-810 certification and IP68 water and dust protection. The 8-inch 1280x800px display has a high sensitivity mode for use with gloves on.

A fingerprint scanner sits inside the home button.

The Samsung Galaxy Tab Active 2 comes with an S Pen and Bixby (Home and Voice).

There's an 8MP camera on the back and a 5MP on the front.

Samsung Galaxy Tab Active 2 Samsung Galaxy Tab Active 2
Samsung Galaxy Tab Active 2

The Samsung Galaxy Tab Active 2 offers a removable battery that can also charge attached devices.

The new rugged slate will be available in the Netherlands starting late November for the price of 500.

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  • AnonD-632062

IP68 protection & MIL-STD certification and it has a removable battery and a 3.5 mm headphone jack. Stereo speakers, Type-C slot, S-Pen, SD card slot, Fingerprint scanner, Compact 8 inch tablet, perfect 16:10 ratio, Power-efficient 14nm chip...

  • Anonymous

How many of those sub-500 euro 1080p samsung phones are rugged?

  • AnonD-701442

1280 x 800 ? Mid Range ? That should be Entry Level Specs for a Tablet. 500 euro is also way above a mid range price.