Samsung Galaxy Active Tab Pro is a 10-inch screen device that is rugged and can be used in extreme conditions. The tablet is IP68 certified for protection against dust and water. However, Samsung suggests that this protection is available for submersion at 1.5-meter water depth for 30 minutes and only in clear water. No protection from saltwater and other liquids, especially soapy water, alcohol and / or heated liquid. It also recommends that the memory card slot and SIM cardholder should be closed to avoid water ingress. Besides this, the tablet comes in a protective cover as displayed in the image which protects it against falls and impacts from up to 1.2 meters in height. This is US military standard MIL-STD-810G compliant.
The Galaxy Active Tab Pro features S Pen that lets you use the tablet while wearing thicker gloves. With DeX support, you can connect the tablet to an external monitor or PC and use the apps on the large screen. For security, Samsung Knox provides protection against misuse and loss of sensitive data.
As of now, the Galaxy Tab Active Pro will be available in Germany from 1 October for Euro 599. The LTE version will cost Euro 679. Besides, Samsung has promised software updates for the tablet from the product launch for four years. With this move Samsung will gain the confidence of business users who would want to develop and run their customized app on the tablet.
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