Samsung Galaxy Tab Pro 8.4 Philippines Price Php 18,990, Specs, Unboxing, Release Date, Kimstore Big Discount Promo

Samsung Galaxy Tab Pro 8.4, the smallest of the three current Pro tablets of the Korean company, is now out in the Philippines. Its official suggested retail price is just Php 18,990, which is already surprisingly low for a slate of its calibre.

Samsung Galaxy Tab Pro 8.4, Samsung Galaxy Tab Pro 8.4 Philippines

To those who are wondering, the Pro-Series for both Note and Tab devices is Samsung's new high-end or premium line as reflected the Pro releases' well-crafted design and top-notch multimedia features and internal specifications.

Samsung Galaxy Tab Pro 8.4 Philippines

In the case of the WiFi-Only Samsung Galaxy Tab Pro 8.4, users get same luxurious faux leather back cover and grooved chrome-plated side frame similar to that of the best-selling TechPinas Badge of Excellence Awardee, Samsung Galaxy Note 3. This attractive shell is complemented by industry-leading features and powerful innards highlighted by the very crisp 8.4-inch 1600 x 2560 pixels SuperClear LCD, 8 MegaPixel autofocus camera at the back with LED flash, 2 MegaPixel front cam for selfies and video calling, 1080p video recorder, Quad Core 2.3 GHz Krait 400 CPU and Adreno 330 GPU based Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 chipset that's the same as SGNote3's SoC, 2 GB of RAM, and 16 GB of expandable internal storage.

Samsung Galaxy Tab Pro 8.4 Philippines
The retail package contains the unit itself, the charger, microUSB to USB connector cable, and several pamphlets on how to use and make the most out of the tablet.

Two downsides would have to be the rather small non-removable 4,800 mAh battery pack (or at least, it's far smaller than Apple iPad Mini with Retina Display's 6,471 mAh pack) and the lack of mobile connectivity and LTE support. Nevertheless, it's hard to nitpick on these considering the device's affordable price tag.

You can buy Samsung Galaxy Tab Pro 8.4 - running Android 4.4 KitKat skinned by the company's TouchWiz UI out of the box - at all Samsung Concept Stores and partner retailers across the archipelago. But if you wish to get it for an even more affordable price, then you might want to purchase the slate from Kimstore - my trusted online store - for a discounted price of only Php 17,990. To avail of the discount, simply publicly share this post on Facebook, grab the link, and show it to Kim's staff. The promo will run only until Kimstore's supplies last.

TechPinas Tablet Technical Specs Table (TTabTST)
Name Samsung Galaxy Tab Pro 8.4
Type Android Tablet
Price Category Midrange
Dimensions and Weight219 x 128.5 x 7.2 mm, 331 grams
Available Colors White, Black
Operating System Android 4.4 Jelly Bean skinned by Samsung TouchWiz UI
Display 8.4 inches (~359 ppi pixel density), 1600 x 2560 pixels, SuperClear LCD, capacitive touchscreen, 16 Million colors
Processor Quad Core 2.3 GHz Krait 400 CPU, Adreno 330 GPU, Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 chipset
Internal Storage 16GB, expandable via microSD card slot, supports up to 64 GB
Camera Main: 8 MegaPixels, 3264 x 2448 pixels, autofocus, LED flash
Front: 2 MegaPixels
Video Capture 1080p 30fps
Audio and Video Playback MP4, DivX, XviD, WMV, H.264, H.263, MP3, WAV, eAAC+, FLAC player
Ports 3.5 mm audio jack, TV-out (via MHL A/V link), microUSB v2.0
Connectivity Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, WiFi Direct, Bluetooth 4.0 with A2DP, LE
Sensors Accelerometer, Gyroscope
Battery Non-removable Li-Ion 4,800 mAh battery
Uptime TBD
Announcement Philippines: March 24, 2014
Availability Philippines: March, 2014
Price Official SRP: Php 18,990
Kimstore Limited Time Promo: Php 17,990