Here are all the new Samsung Galaxy Tab S accessories
Both the Tab S 8.4 and Tab S 10.5 have their own Book Cover and Simple Cover, but it looks like only the larger 10.5-inch tablet can use the Bluetooth Keyboard.
The Galaxy Tab S Book Cover allows you to position your slate in three different angles: viewing mode, touch mode, and typing mode. It’ll be offered in the following colors: white, black, bronze, ivory, red, and blue. The Simple Cover provides “the same protective structure of the Book Cover, but with a slimmer design.” This will be available in white, black, bronze, red, and blue.
As for the Bluetooth Keyboard, this transforms the Galaxy Tab S 10.5 into a laptop. It's lightweight and thin (340 grams, 7.5 mm), being made "from identical materials" as the tablet itself. The keyboard features Bluetooth 3.0, 80 keys (including specific hotkeys), and a rechargeable 200 mAh battery.
Samsung also said that its Level headphones are compatible with the new Tab S slates - but we’ve seen these before, when they were first unveiled back in April.
Samsung Book Cover and Simple Cover for the Galaxy Tab S 8.4
Samsung Book Cover, Simple Cover and Bluetooth Keyboard for the Galaxy Tab S 10.5
4. sam_tek (Posts: 89; Member since: 18 Feb 2011)
While I liked Samsung products because the materials they used were good quality and durable, I never tagged "Premium" to them!
Until now... the white book cover & the black (not gold) bluetooth keyboard combined with the black tab look as premium as they can get. Just Wow!!
Maybe you don't have to go metal to make something Premium looking after all!
7. N3Z1droid (Posts: 89; Member since: 02 Jan 2014)
When I see the tab 10 with that keyboard, I have been wow my self too..., cant believe that band aid case on tab can look premium and classy
10. medtxa (Posts: 287; Member since: 02 Jun 2014)
I guess samsung really care for true technology improvement.
3. darkskoliro (Posts: 997; Member since: 07 May 2012)
Keyboards on android are close to useless in comparison to an actual Windows or Mac configuration. Office productivity on android tablets just aren't there yet. I wouldnt have said this a few months ago, but windows tablets are the way to go. Especially with the announcement of the new low cost Atom series.
5. maherk (Posts: 1193; Member since: 10 Feb 2012)
Most people who picks up a tab or an ipad are looking for web browsing, watching their media on bigger screens and playing games. The majority of us who wants productivity will go get themselves a laptop.
6. joey_sfb (Posts: 3225; Member since: 29 Mar 2012)
I love to read comic on my note pro 12.2. It's the best way to read digital comic.
11. medtxa (Posts: 287; Member since: 02 Jun 2014)
it just make sense if you have 10 inch slate for work, it doesn't matter what the os are keyboard function are always just for faster typing, thats it. and samsung already offer some powerful office apps in it.
windows typically best for productivity is just because they offer powerfull offic, and most windows are on pc or laptop with more powerful hadware. hence its apps and hardware for productivity to go, not the os.
8. gigaraga (Posts: 1381; Member since: 29 Mar 2013)
Really digging the bluetooth keyboard especially, as well as the book cover! No other tablets offer this flexibility so KUDOS to SAMSUNG on that. This makes me want to get it even more now.
9. Sreddy (Posts: 91; Member since: 14 Sep 2013)
i gota say, this is more beautiful and much more than what other 3rd party company makes. samsung,well done, this is just to another level.
12. shy2papa (Posts: 211; Member since: 23 Jan 2010)
The keyboard dock would have been awesome if it was backlit