This Samsung tablet is the first real alternative to the iPad – and it’s on sale

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Score this Samsung Galaxy Tab A (8-inch) on sale. (Photo: Samsung)

Ever since Steve Jobs introduced the world with the very first iPad in 2010, Apple has dominated the tablet market with the iPad Mini, iPad Air and iPad Pro. But there are a lot of people who are not Apple and iOS users at all and need a top rated tablet that runs on Android.

Enter the Samsung Galaxy Tab A, an 8-inch tablet that is the first real alternative to the iPad. It is so easy to use and versatile that it could convince iPad users to switch to Android altogether. And it’s on sale for $130, or $70 off at Amazon.

$200 $130 at Amazon

The Samsung Galaxy Tab A weighs just over a pound and features 64GB of storage (expandable to a whopping 512GB via microSD card), compared to Apple’s entry-level 32GB (without expandability). In addition, the Tab A’s 8-inch screen has a full HD widescreen display for immersive viewing, while the iPad is not a widescreen at all.

It features an 8-megapixel camera on the back with a 5-megapixel selfie camera on the front for video calls – this camera set is actually better than the one that comes with the iPad.

“The iPad is bulky and despite being an ‘Air’ model it is a bit heavy to carry around. And, as with any Apple product, battery life ends up being ridiculously short,” he says five star Amazon reviewer. “This Galaxy has been a lifesaver. The battery life is great, the tablet is lightweight and since it’s a tablet and not a reader dedicated to one company I got the Nook, Kindle, Kobo and Google Play apps all right on one place so I can pick my next book from whatever library I want.”

Get this Samsung Galaxy Tab A (8-inch) for just $128. (Photo: Samsung)

Get this Samsung Galaxy Tab A (8-inch) for just $130. (Photo: Samsung)

$200 $130 at Amazon

As for the sound, Samsung Galaxy Tab A includes dual-channel audio in a full stereo design for sharpness and clarity. With up to 13 hours of battery life and 64GB of memory, this Android tablet is more than fast enough to surf the web, listen to music, play mobile games, watch YouTube videos, and do some light work including word processing, spreadsheets, and more. presentations.

“One of the best purchases ever! The Samsung Galaxy Tab A is a joy,” adds a . please satisfied Amazon shopper. “I was able to set it up and use it from the start. It’s fast! The screen is bright and the colors are vibrant and bright! The battery lasts a long time. I use it specifically to create Paint By Number apps and I’m happy with how it works.”

If you’re looking for an easy-to-use tablet, this is it Samsung Galaxy Tab A is an excellent option to consider, especially since it’s a fraction of the cost of an iPad.

$200 $130 at Amazon

The reviews quoted above reflect the most recent versions at the time of publication.

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