Samsung GALAXY Tab 8.9 LTE Specs


The Samsung Galaxy Tab 8.9 LTE offers an 8.9 inch screen and thin design. It will has a dual-core 1.5GHz processor making sure that everything is done quickly. Back and front-facing shooters come in at 3MP and 2MP respectively and video is captured by the rear camera at 720p.


  • Proprietary USB connector

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Size: 8.9 inches
Resolution: 800 x 1280 pixels, 170 PPI
Technology: TFT
Screen-to-body: 63.07 %
Colors: 16 777 216
Touchscreen: Capacitive, Multi-touch
Features: Ambient light sensor


Processor: Dual-core, 1500 MHz
GPU: Yes
Internal storage: 16GB
Device type: Tablet
OS: Android (4.0, 3.2)


Capacity: 6100 mAh
Type: Li - Ion, Not user replaceable


Rear: Single camera
Main camera: 3 MP (Autofocus)
Video recording: 1280x720 (HD)
Features: Video calling
Front: 2 MP
Dimensions: 9.09 x 6.21 x 0.34 inches (230.9 x 157.8 x 8.6 mm)
Weight: 16.05 oz (455.0 g)


4G (FDD): Bands 17(700 b), 4(AWS-1)
3G: Bands 5(850), 2(1900)
Data Speed: LTE, HSDPA+ (4G) 21.1 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, UMTS


Headphones: 3.5mm jack
Screen mirroring: DLNA

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth: 3.0, EDR
Wi-Fi: 802.11 a, b, g, n
USB: Proprietary
Features: Charging
Location: A-GPS
Sensors: Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass
Other: Computer sync, OTA sync

Phone features

Notifications: Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone
Other features: Voice recording

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval:
Date approved: Oct 28, 2011
FCC ID value: A3LSGHI957


Officially announced: Aug 28, 2011
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Alternative variants

Samsung GALAXY Tab 8.9 LTE 16GB

Differences from the main variant:
Internal storage: 16GB

Samsung GALAXY Tab 8.9 LTE 32GB

Differences from the main variant:
Internal storage: 32GB
4G (FDD): Bands 18(800 Lower), 3(1800), 7(2600)
3G: Bands 8(900), 1(2100)

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