Samsung Galaxy Tab S 8.4

  • Samsung Galaxy Tab S 8.4
85
Based on 39 scores, 123 reviews available
  • Excellent:
    27
  • Good:
    9
  • Average:
    1
  • Bad:
    2

Pros:

  • Great display.
  • Slim and light.
  • Fast.

Cons:

  • Plastic body.
  • GPU and Wi-Fi performance could be a little better.

Expert reviews and ratings

By What Mobile on 95

Although the smaller Samsung Galaxy Tab S may have the odd niggling issue, it still beats other Android slates in most departments. There are slimmer, lighter and larger slates out there but the Samsung Galaxy Tab S has the best display on the market,...

By gadgetshow.channel5.com on 40

Apple's iPad mini has a serious rival in Samsung's Galaxy Tab S 8.4 tablet, as it combines top-notch performance, a pin-sharp display and a lighter, slim-line body that's loaded with plenty of goodies. Its build quality can't compete with Apple's slates,...

By techview.co on

I've been very vocal about my dislike of tablets in general and one of the principal reasons has been the displays have always been much inferior when compared to their smartphone counterparts. Even the Full HD Nexus 7 2013 which has a seven inch display...

By techview.co on

Samsung's latest tablet is in the house – the Galaxy Tab S 8.4 brings impressive specs and a stylish design to the Android tablet arena and promises to offer a lot of bang for your buck. Announced back in June, it brings the latest design and features...

By tabletpcreview.com on 86

If you can get over the premium price, the Galaxy Tab S 8.4 has one of the best displays available on any tablet, and beyond that is a very well-rounded Android model that functions...

By Pocket-lint on 90

There's a lot of good to say about the Samsung Galaxy Tab S 8.4. So much that it irks us just how many other Tab devices are available through the range, because it muddies the water. In some respects the Tab S should make things crystal...

By CNET Australia on 80

With its slim design, fantastic screen, and oodles of power, the Samsung Galaxy Tab S 8.4 is a superb smaller tablet, and a worthy competitor to the ever-popular iPad...

By telegraph.co.uk on 80

Samsung has made a serious dent in Apple's smartphone market share over the last couple of years, but the iPad has been largely untroubled. Apple still rules tablets. These new, high-end Tab S devices are the closest that the Korean firm has come yet...

By SiliconRepublic on

So these are the Samsung Galaxy S Tab computers. Overall they are sleek, powerful and meet most of the needs of today's hectic digital lifestyle.The devices are quite versatile and light and ultimately for me the winner is the screen quality which at...

By talkandroid.com on

Samsung is the reigning king when it comes to smartphone market share, but that success never translated to tablets. With the smartphone market slowing, Samsung made a decision to go “all in” on tablets for 2014. It all started in January with the Galaxy...

By Wired UK on 90

The Samsung Galaxy Tab S sets a pretty high standard for Android tablets. It's sleek and slim, with an outstanding screen and powerful processor, plus a few genuinely useful extras from Samsung. If you have the cash, and don't require a stylus (in...

By tekgadg.com on

Samsung Galaxy Tab S is here! Armed with a high-resolution Super AMOLED display, an octa-core CPU and a fingerprint scanner, the Tab S is challenging the iPad for the premium tablet throne.How does it fare against the Apple tablet? Watch the review above...

By 3G UK on 90

The Alternatives:iPad Mini with Retina display | Google Nexus 7 2013 | Samsung Galaxy Note 8.0Small tablets have been dominated by the iPad mini since 2012 – and while its bigger brother has seen a number of rivals, and there have been any number of...

By InfoWorld on 70

Samsung's been on a downslide lately when it comes to its hardware designs. The nice-looking Galaxy S 4 was followed by the plasticky Galaxy S5 , and while the various Galaxy Note and Galaxy Tab tablets have not been ugly, neither have they been pretty....

By Expert Reviews on 100

A stunning screen and stellar performance makes this the new best compact Android...

By TrustedReviews on 90

In every way that matters, this is a great tablet. The fingerprint reader is naff and some of Samsung’s software features miss the mark, but the screen is great it’s the perfect size for toting around with you everywhere.

By gizmag.com on

You'll hear a lot of snarky comments about Samsung's "throw everything against the wall and see what sticks" approach to consumer tech products. And perhaps rightfully so. But the flip side to that strategy is that we get to see the latest innovations...

By technobuffalo.com on 90

You won't find a better display in the tablet market, and that includes the iPad Air and iPad mini with Retina. It's great that Samsung is offering two different sizes, too, giving consumers the freedom to choose. If you simply lounge around the house...

By thunderbaylive.com on

Lisa Gade reviews the Samsung Galaxy Tab S, Samsung's latest high line tablet for mid-2014. We look at the 8.4″ model in this review, and Samsung also offers a 10.5″ Tab S. The Tab S 8.4 is nearly identical to the Samsung Galaxy Tab Pro 8.4, but it has...

By Phone Arena on

After looking at their pricing, they obviously allude to the fact that they're targeting different users. On one hand, we have the Google Nexus 7's easy-to-swallow $230 super affordable price, which makes it a winner in our books for its minimal impact...