|Also known as||SM-T810 (Wi-Fi only)
SM-T815 (3G/LTE & Wi-Fi)
|Product family||Galaxy Tab, Galaxy S|
|Release date||3 September 2015|
|System-on-chip used||Exynos 7 Octa 5433|
|CPU||1.9 GHz quad-core Cortex-A57 + 1.3 GHz quad-core ARM Cortex-A53 (big.LITTLE)|
|Storage||32 or 64 GB GB flash memory,
microSDXC slot (up to 128 GB)
|Display||2048×1536 px (QXGA) Super AMOLED display (RGB S Stripe)
9.7 in (25 cm) diagonal
|Graphics||ARM Mali T760MP6 @ 700MHz|
|Input||Multi-touch screen, fingerprint scanner, digital compass, proximity and ambient light sensors, accelerometer|
|Camera||8.0 MP AF rear-facing camera, 2.1 MP front-facing camera|
|Connectivity||Wi-Fi 802.11a/b/g/n/ac (2.4 & 5GHz), Bluetooth 4.1
4G & WiFi model: 4G/LTE, GPS
|Power||5,870 mAh Li-ion|
|Dimensions||237.3 mm (9.34 in) H
169 mm (6.7 in) W
5.6 mm (0.22 in) D
|Weight||389 g (0.858 lb)|
|Predecessor||Samsung Galaxy Tab S 10.5
Samsung Galaxy Tab S 8.4
|Successor||Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.1
Samsung Galaxy Tab S3
The Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 9.7 is an Android-based tablet computer produced and marketed by Samsung Electronics. Belonging to the high-end "S" line, it was announced on 20 July 2015 and was released in September 2015 along with the Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 8.0. It is available in Wi-Fi only and Wi-Fi/4G LTE variants.
The Galaxy Tab S2 9.7 was announced on 20 July 2015 from a Samsung press release.
The Android 7.0 update rollout began on April 2017.
The device runs Android 5.0.2 Lollipop with Samsung's TouchWiz software suite. An update to Android Marshmallow 6.0 was released in June of 2016. The Galaxy Tab S2 9.7 is available in WiFi-only and 4G/LTE & WiFi variants. Storage ranges from 32 GB to 64 GB depending on the model, with a microSDXC card slot for expansion up to 128 GB. The display is a Super AMOLED (4:3) screen with a resolution of 2048x1536 pixels. It also features a 2.1 MP front-facing camera and a 8.0 MP AF rear-facing camera without LED flash. It also has the ability to record HD videos. The hardware home button serves as the fingerprint sensor.
The Galaxy Tab S2 9.7 takes design cues from the 2014 Galaxy Note 4 and 2015 Galaxy A series phones because the device has a painted metal frame with chamfered edges and a plastic back, along with a camera design similar to the Galaxy S6 It is available in black, white, or gold/beige colors. At 5.6mm thick, the Tab S2 9.7 is, as of September 2015, the world's thinnest tablet together with the smaller screen Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 8.0.