The Samsung Galaxy Tab S7 FE comes in as a less premium sibling to the regular Galaxy Tab S7 which was released in 2020. Part of its traits as a less capable smartphone, is its mid-range processor as opposed to the high-end flagship processor on its sibling. However, the Galaxy S7 FE does pack in a higher battery capacity. More on that later in the article.
Where to Buy Samsung Galaxy Tab S7 FE
Samsung Galaxy Tab S7 FE Key Specs & Features
- 12.4 inches TFT Display, 1600 x 2560 pixels, 16:10 ratio (~243 PPI)
- Android 11, One UI 3.1
- Qualcomm Snapdragon 750G 5G (8nm)
- 4GB / 6GB RAM
- 64GB / 128GB Built-in Storage, Supports SD-Card
- 8MP Rear Camera
- 5MP Front Camera
- 5G Network
- Samsung DeX
- Stylus Support
- Fast Charging (45W Capacity)
- Non-Removable 10090 mAh Li-Po Battery
Design and Display
The Samsung Galaxy Tab S7 FE design follows the same language as the regular Galaxy Tab S7. The differences here are the sizes of the individual chassis and their colour variants.
We have Mystic Black, Mystic Silver, Mystic Green, Mystic Pink as the color options on the Tab S7 FE, while, its sibling comes in Mystic Black, Mystic Bronze, Mystic Silver.
The display here is a 12.4 inch TFT display with a density approximately 243 PPI, as opposed to the 11.0-inch LTPS IPS LCD with a density approx 273 PPI on its regular sibling. However, both Android tablets bear a resolution of 1600 x 2560 Pixels on their display.
Moving on to the rear, we have yet another simple setup on a Samsung Galaxy Tab. What we have here is a camera module, a magnetic s-pen holder spot and the Samsung logo indicating its OEM.
The cameras on the Samsung Galaxy Tab S7 FE are less capable when compared to the regular Tab S7.
On the rear, we have a single 8MP camera, as opposed to the 13MP camera on its sibling. This rear camera is capable of recording videos up to [email protected]
While upfront, we have a single 5MP selfie camera as opposed to the 8MP selfie camera on its sibling. This camera is capable of recording videos up to 1080p @ 30fps.
Hardware and Software
On the performance side, the Samsung Galaxy Tab S7 FE employs the Snapdragon 750 5G processor which falls in the mid-range category, as opposed to the high-end Snapdragon 865+ processor on the regular Tab S7.
The Storage and RAM variants available here include 64GB 4GB RAM, 128GB 6GB RAM, as opposed to 128GB 6GB RAM, 256GB 8GB RAM, 512GB 8GB RAM variants on its siblings.
However, the Galaxy Tab S7 FE shines with its battery capacity, as it holds a non-removable 10090 mAh battery as opposed to the non-removable 8000 mAh battery on its sibling. However, both device retain a 45W fast charge system.
On the software side, we have the One UI 3.1 user interface running on the Android 11 operating system.
For connectivity we have a USB Type-C port, low energy Bluetooth 5.0, WiFi / Hotspot on-board. Please note that there isn’ t a 3.5mm headphone jack on this device and as such, you will be needing either a wireless headphone or a type-c headphone.
For internet connectivity, please note that Internet connectivity on the Samsung Galaxy Tab S7 FE is capped at 5G.
Samsung Galaxy Tab S7 FE Price and Availability
The Samsung Galaxy Tab A7 Lite starts at $769, which translates to about 316,059 Naira in Nigeria, 83,052 KSH in Kenya, and 4,565 GHC in Ghana.
This tablet was announced on May 25 2021 and released for purchased June 18th 2021.
Samsung Galaxy Tab S7 FE Specs
Here are a few specs of the Samsung Galaxy Tab S7 FE:
- Platform: Android 11, One UI 3.1
- Processor: Qualcomm SM7225 Snapdragon 750G 5G (8 nm) (Octa-core – 2×2.2 GHz Kryo 570 & 6×1.8 GHz Kryo 570)
- GPU: Adreno 619
- Memory: 4GB / 6GB RAM
- Colours: Mystic Black, Mystic Silver, Mystic Green, Mystic Pink
- Dimension: 284.8 x 185 x 6.3 mm
- Weight: 608 g
- SIM Type: Nano-SIM
- SIM Count: Dual-SIM
- Display: 12.4 – inches TFT, 1600 x 2560 Pixels, ~84.6% screen-to-body ratio, ~243 PPI
- Screen Protection: –
- Foldable Display: No
- Rear Camera: 8MP Camera
- Rear Camera Features: AF, [email protected]
- Front Camera: 5MP Camera
- Built-in Storage: 64GB / 128GB
- Memory Card Support: microSDXC
- Bundled Cloud Storage: –
- 2G GSM: 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
- 2G CDMA 1X: –
- 3G WCDMA: 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100
- 3G CDMA EVDO: –
- 4G LTE: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 17, 20, 25, 26, 28, 32, 38, 40, 41, 66
- 5G: 1, 3, 5, 7, 8, 20, 28, 38, 40, 41, 77, 78 SA/NSA/Sub6
Internet & Connectivity
- GPRS: Yes
- EDGE: Yes
- 3G/WCDMA/HSPA: Yes
- HSPA+: Yes
- CDMA EVDO: –
- 4G LTE: Yes
- 5G: Yes
- WLAN: Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct
- Wi-Fi Hotspot: Yes
- Bluetooth: Version 5.0, A2DP, LE
- NFC: No
- Infrared Blaster: –
- USB Port: USB Type-C 3.2, magnetic connector
- SMS/MMS: Yes
- Instant Messaging: –
- Push Emails: –
- Email Protocol: –
- Music Player: Yes
- Video Player: Yes
- FM Radio: No
- Loudspeaker: Yes
- 3.5mm Jack: Yes
- Navigation: A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, GALILEO
- Maps: Yes
Sensors & Control
- Digital Compass: Yes
- Accelerometer: Yes
- Proximity Sensor: Yes
- Light Sensor: Yes
- Barometer: –
- SpO2: –
- Pedometer: –
- Heart Rate Monitor: –
- Gyroscope: Yes
- Fingerprint Scanner: –
- Iris Scanner: –
- Face Unlock: –
- Stylus Pen: Yes
- Intelligent Digital Assistant: Yes
- Motion Sensing / Gesture Control: –
- Voice Control: Yes
- Video Streaming: Yes
- Active Noise Cancellation: –
- Wireless Charging: No
- Built-in Mobile Payment: –
- Water Resistant: No
- Dust Resistant: No
- Image Editor: –
- Video Editor: –
- Document Viewer: –
- Document Editor: –
- Battery: Non-removable 10090 mAh Li-Po Battery
- Talktime: –
- Standby Time: –
- Fast Charging: 45W Fast Charging Capacity