Specs comparison: Samsung Galaxy Tab S4 vs Galaxy Tab S3

Samsung just launched the Galaxy Tab S4 with availability confirmed to begin on August 10 and priced from $650/£599. The Galaxy Tab S4 now sports a 10.5-inch display with 16:10 aspect ratio and is powered by Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 835, the processor that powered most of 2017’s flagship smartphones such as the Note 8 and OnePlus 5T. How does the Galaxy Tab S4 stack up against its predecessor, the Galaxy Tab S3? Join us after the break to find out.

Samsung has produced this nifty graphic that compares the Galaxy Tab S4 against the Tab S3. Besides the change in display size and aspect ratio, and the move to a newer processor, does the Galaxy Tab S4 offer a whole lot more than its predecessor? In its favor it does still have an audio jack, it’s going to be a stunning display because it’s a Samsung, it now has full Dex support which means it can be more productive and has a bigger battery. It also has more powerful speakers, an improved S Pen, and runs Android 8.1 Oreo out of the box. On the downside, it’s heavier and more expensive, which means you may find better value buying the Tab S3 that we reviewed here.

Let us know your thoughts on the Galaxy Tab S4 in the comments below.

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About the Author: Peter Holden

He's been an Android fan ever since owning an HTC Hero, with the Dell Streak being his first phablet. He currently carries a Pixel 2 XL, Huawei P20 Pro, and a Huawei MediaPad M5 (8.4) in his pockets and thinks nothing of lugging a 17-inch laptop around in his backpack. When not immersed in the world of Android and gadgets, he's an avid sports fan, and like all South Africans, he loves a good Braai (BBQ).