Samsung Galaxy Tab S9 Ultra is expected to feature Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 SoC
Samsung is expected to launch the Galaxy Tab S9 series later this year with three alleged models – Samsung Galaxy Tab S9, Galaxy Tab S9+ and Galaxy Tab S9 Ultra. Previous reports have suggested that the tablets may launch at the second Galaxy Unpacked event in the second half of the year. Samsung Galaxy Tab S8 series with Galaxy Tab S8, Galaxy Tab S8+ and Galaxy Tab S8 Ultra models launching in February 2022. Now, a new report has suggested some key specifications of the Samsung Galaxy Tab S9 Ultra model.
Tipster Revegnus (@Tech_Reve) suggested a do Samsung will launch the Galaxy Tab S9 Ultra tablet with the Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 SoC. The Qualcomm chipset for Galaxy also powers the Galaxy S23 series including Samsung Galaxy S23, Samsung Galaxy S23+ and Samsung Galaxy S23 Ultra.
According to the tipster, the Galaxy Tab S9 Ultra will also pack a 10,880mAh battery, which is three percent down from the South Korean tech giant’s 11,220mAh battery used in last year’s Galaxy Tab S8 Ultra. However, the Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 chipset for the Galaxy is more energy efficient than the Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 chipset used in the Galaxy Tab S8 Ultra, which means the 2023 model could offer longer battery life.
A previous report suggested that Samsung may include IP67 dust and water resistance rating on its upcoming flagship Galaxy Tab S9 Ultra tablet, a long-awaited feature for the company’s high-end tablets.
The Galaxy Tab S9 series is rumored to launch later this year, possibly at a second Galaxy Unpacked event, though no official confirmation is available yet.