Samsung teases tablet announcement for MWC 2017, Galaxy Tab S3 to be unveiled on February 26


Sadly, the Galaxy S8 will be a no show at this year's Mobile World Congress, but that doesn't mean the South Korean company will skip the trade fair. The delay of the Galaxy S8 allows Samsung to focus on a different product: the Galaxy Tab series.

There have been quite a few rumors about the upcoming unveil of the Galaxy Tab S3 tablet, which makes today's Samsung teaser unsurprising for many.

Although Samsung hasn't yet confirmed which of its products will be the star of the MWC 2017, the latest teaser definitely points to the Galaxy Tab S3 tablet.

The tablet recently received FCC's approval, so it makes perfect sense to make appearance next month at the exhibition. We've also had our fair share of specs leaks, but it remains unclear whether or not Samsung will launch different variants based on the chipset inside.

As some of you probably know, the Galaxy Tab S3 is said to pack Qualcomm's Snapdragon 820 processor inside, but another report claims the slate will include Samsung's own Exynos 7420 chipset.

Other highlights of the slate include 9.7-inch display, 4GB RAM, fingerprint sensor in the front, as well as USB Type-C port and Android 7.0 Nougat on board. If what we believe proves to be accurate, then Samsung will announce the Galaxy Tab S3 at MWC 2017, on February 26.

source: Samsung

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Galaxy Tab S3
  • Display 9.7" 1536 x 2048 pixels
  • Camera 13 MP / 5 MP front
  • Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 820, Quad-core, 2150 MHz
  • Storage 32 GB + microSDXC
  • Battery 6000 mAh

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8 Comments

1. ibend

Posts: 6747; Member since: Sep 30, 2014

using 2 years old processor? as expected for samsung's tablet flagship... nice move samsung... /s

2. Klinton

Posts: 1409; Member since: Oct 24, 2016

Why is not new Note Tab 8.4''/or 8.7''? (but not 4:3 display, so to hold in one hand, and easy to carry) Stupid Samsung.

4. k9luvr

Posts: 122; Member since: Oct 17, 2016

Name another tablet with better specs. There aren't any. The only real problem is the price. Needs to be 50% below current asking price.

5. Alpha1

Posts: 100; Member since: Jul 06, 2016

50% is too much of a decrease. No way to profit on that. 25% is more reasonable.

6. Tariq123

Posts: 186; Member since: May 15, 2016

i bought samsung tablets before.. they lag too much. I am the type of person who'd carry an iPad and a S7 edge lol

7. AndyYan

Posts: 84; Member since: Feb 10, 2014

820/7420? Okay. More 4:3 screen? NOPE

9. Krjal

Posts: 431; Member since: Dec 19, 2013

Yet another ignorable 3:4 ratio tablet huh? Guess I'm skipping this year's 'upgrade' as well.

10. legiloca

Posts: 1676; Member since: Nov 11, 2014

which tablets do support 16:9 aspect ratio?

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