Release date for Samsung’s Galaxy Tab S3 is March 24, priced at $599

People have been waiting weeks for this information, and today we’re sharing with you when the Samsung Galaxy Tab S3 can be bought in the U.S. as well as a price. Its pre-order window and release date are approaching fast; however, you might be waiting a little longer to save money as this tablet is quite expensive. Samsung went all-in, which the price is a clear reflection of.

Multipliers retailers in the U.S. have agreed to sell Samsung’s primary tablet for 2017 online and in stores throughout the nation. You’ll be able to pre-order the Galaxy Tab S3 from Samsung, Best Buy, and Amazon on March 17. Then it’ll become widely available from those retailers for immediate buying a week later.

Priced at $599 for the WiFi-only model, Samsung’s Galaxy Tab S3 will be released in the U.S. on Friday, March 24. If you’re trying to maximize productivity with the tablet, the optional keyboard goes on sale the same day for $129.

The Galaxy Tab S3 features a 9.7-inch QXGA (2048×1536) Super AMOLED display, Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 820, 13MP / 5MP cameras, a 6000mAh battery, and Android 7.0 Nougat. And, yes, the S Pen is included. Samsung’s in-house stylus makes its long-awaited return in this tablet.

Again, make sure you’re ready to spend more than the usual amount for an Android tablet if the Galaxy Tab S3 is of interest for you. Samsung created a very high-end tablet unlike anything we’ve seen before. So the $599 price tag for a WiFi-model, while shocking on paper, isn’t too much of a surprise when all things are considered.

About the Author: Justin Herrick

Born and raised in New Jersey, Justin is a graduate of Fairleigh Dickinson University where he studied marketing with a focus on digital marketing. He's very talkative and enjoys discussing anything from technology and sports to video games and television. As for Justin's current device rotation, he carries around the Google Pixel and Nexus 9. In the rare case that his phone or tablet is not in his hand, he is either flicking through cards on his Moto 360 (2015) or typing away on the Microsoft Surface Book. Justin is patiently waiting for the day that Google replicates the Galaxy Nexus with modern day specifications.