New Samsung tablet with S Pen support is coming, leaked manual reveals


Samsung appears to be working on a new tablet with S Pen support. The user manual for a yet-unannounced Samsung tablet with model number SM-P580/P585 was spotted on the company's support page, and although the bulk of it is in Korean, it seemingly confirms that it will come with the popular S Pen stylus.

The new slate is shaping up to be very similar in specs to the mid-range Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.1, which launched earlier this year. Both devices share the same 1920 x 1200 10.1-inch screen and Exynos 7870 octa-core processor clocked at 1.6 GHz, with the main difference being the S Pen support, which the Galaxy Tab A does have only with its more expensive models (starting at around $350).

There is no info yet on pricing, or when the tablet will launch, but we may find out more about that at IFA next month, which we will be attending and covering.



source: Samsung (PDF) via SlashGear

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17 Comments

1. domen151

Posts: 34; Member since: Sep 13, 2012

Samsung back at it again with the ugly design...

3. johnnyboy

Posts: 55; Member since: Aug 16, 2016

Samsung back at it again, copying the Apple Pencil

4. ibend

Posts: 6747; Member since: Sep 30, 2014

(don't feed this troll)

5. johnnyboy

Posts: 55; Member since: Aug 16, 2016

Go away you delusional and biased Samslave.

6. meanestgenius

Posts: 22388; Member since: May 28, 2014

Take your own advice, you delusional and biased reverse troll.

12. catze86

Posts: 731; Member since: Dec 07, 2015

Well, he still a boy.

14. Fona13A unregistered

Kill yourself.

15. DaBruinz

Posts: 2; Member since: Aug 23, 2016

... You realize the S-Pen has been out since 2011 with the Note series... Right?

2. Clars123

Posts: 1078; Member since: Mar 16, 2015

So Tab A(2016) with S-Pen...like last year's Tab A with S-Pen

7. Martineverest

Posts: 521; Member since: Oct 27, 2015

another un-upgradable crap from sammy

8. meanestgenius

Posts: 22388; Member since: May 28, 2014

Would love to see a high end Samsung tablet with S-Penn in tow and current, up to date, specs.

16. DaBruinz

Posts: 2; Member since: Aug 23, 2016

They need a new Note. I still use my Note 10.1 (2012) and still runs very well...

9. Mreveryphone

Posts: 1841; Member since: Apr 22, 2014

Make an 8in model as well...

10. UglyFrank

Posts: 2194; Member since: Jan 23, 2014

Is it that hard to give a tablet a proper tablet processor like apple does?

11. Techist

Posts: 311; Member since: Jan 27, 2015

That's the question I've been asking for the last couple of years. They keep producing tablets with mediocre processors and then wonder why uptake is so low. Seems like Samsung has totally given up on high-end Android tablets.

17. TechieXP1969

Posts: 14967; Member since: Sep 25, 2013

You mean the same CPU they use in their phones, but they throw an X behind the number which means nothing? They just beef up the GPU. But what disappointed me was, the iPad Air was a Tri-Core CPU, but in the 9.7" Pro model, it isn't. So why did they drop the cores when the device have the same resolution? Also it doesn't feel pro when it doesn't have any features above the previous model. They just put the improved cameras.

13. BattleBrat

Posts: 1476; Member since: Oct 26, 2011

Finally, it it a Note 10.1 (2013) replacement?

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