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Samsung - Galaxy Tab S2 - 9.7" - 64GB - Black-Front_Standard
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    • Best answerThe old model (SM-T810) runs on on Android 5 Lollipop, while the new model (SM-T813) runs on Android 6 Marshmallow out of the box. The old model 810 might get a Marshmallow upgrade later this year. Besides that, they have different CPU and GPU. The old model ran on an Exynos chip set, while the new model runs on a Snapdragon chip set. Everything else is the same.

      By Anonymous 

    • Best answerThis line of premium Galaxy tablets (starting with the Tab Pro, Tab S, and Tab S2 (T710, T810, T713, T813, ...) all have a microUSB port that is OTG and MHL compliant. I actually tested the Tab Pro 8.4 and the Tab S2 (T810) and wired screen casting works fine, I also have the Tab S2 (T813), but I haven't tested it yet with an MHL adapter. For MHL, you will need an MHL adapter with an 11-pin microUSB plug (or a 5-pin to 11-pin adapter.) The downside of wired screen casting is that you can't charge the tablet while casting. The MHL adapter makers all claim that the USB port they use to power the MHL aapter will also charge your device -- but they only put out at most 1 amp, and the tablet requires a 2 amp charger -- so your tablet battery is going to be depleting while casting by wire.. Another downside to screen casting (wired or wireless) is, if you are casting to a HDTV, the MHL adapter has to drop about 50% of the pixels(because you are casting from a higher resolution device). So if you want the same picture quality,you need to be casting to a UltraHD TV with a MHL adapter that supports 2k or 4k resolution.

      By DrMo 

  • Q: Can this device run Microsoft Office? How do you install it then if so?  (2 Answers)

    By JimH 

    • Best answerMicrosoft makes Android Apps for all their products. You don't install "Office" per se, but on the Google Play Android App store just look for Microsoft and you'll find an app for Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Notes, and more from Microsoft designed specifically for Android.

      By hollywoodfrodo 

  • Q: Is this device WiFi compatible?  (5 Answers)

    By Schmidty 

    • Best answerYes, this is a Wi-Fi Enabled model. It is a no-carrier tablet so no cellular, only WiFi.

      By bridaw 

    • Best answerIt depends on system bus speed. I read on Android developers forum that all devices read the same speed from storage and internal vs external makes no difference, even in the SD card is a Class 10 card it will only read at the speed of the Bus the device has. The S2 only writes 9mb, then the S2 itself doesn't support the higher speeds. So, no matter ability the card has, if the device's bus doesn't support the higher speed, then the card's ability is meaningless. Any card you use is going to be limited by the bus speed of the device. Paying extra for a better card is pointless if the device doesn't support the higher speed.

      By Minuteman 

  • Q: can I use without a phone plan or data plan? just my home internet connection?  (5 Answers)

    By terry 

    • Best answerYes, the Galaxy Tab S2 can be used without a phone plan or data plan.

      By CommunityAnswer 

    • Best answerHere is a link for the Samsung support page (32GB), it should help: http://www.samsung.com/us/support/owners/product/SM-T813NZDEXAR You can download the manual from that page.

      By bridaw 

    • Best answerThe Samsung Galaxy Tab S2, like most Samsung tablets and phones, has the ability to have an app loaded that will work with many residential Samsung televisions. That being said, I am the Chief Engineer at a major hotel chain and have been in this business many years at several different hotels. Most hotels use a third party proprietary video system that works strictly with their own remote controls. There are a few that will use Direct TV or another system that has a downloadable remote, but these are far and few between. I only know of one third party video provider that had a downloadable app for their remote. While we, and some companies are trying to move forward with the technology, most rely on hotels having to continue purchasing their remotes. At my hotel, we wind up purchasing 60 to 100+ remotes each year. Multiply that by $30 a remote and hundreds of hotels and you realize why they want to maintain control. There is simply no single app that will work for all systems and televisions. It is just easier to use what the hotel gives you in the room. Until such time as something better, and cheaper for hotels comes along, this is the way it will be. Hopefully soon, with the expanding amount of internet television, it will change. Then we can all be a lot happier. I hope this helps.

      By TMS20 

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  • Q: how much expandable memory card can be used?  (1 Answer)

    By mary 

    • Best answerThe SD slot can handle a 256 GB card.

      By CommunityAnswer 

  • Q: Can i print stuff on this like photos via printer?  (1 Answer)

    By Anonymous 

    • Best answerYou, you can print from this device with a compatible printer.

      By CommunityAnswer 

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