Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 7.0

5.9/10 AVG.
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Specs summary


The Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 7.0's screen is 7 inches with 800 x 1280 pixels resolution.


There is a Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 Quad core 1.2 GHz processor (CPU).


The tablet runs on the Android 4.4 KitKat operating system (OS).

3+ MP
You can take photos or capture video with the tablet's onboard 3+ megapixel camera. There is also a secondary front facing camera with 1+ megapixels resolution.
8/16 GB

Internal memory is 8/16 GB. An external, MicroSD, MicroSDHC (up to 32 GB) expansion slot is available for increased storage capacity.


The tablet is powered by a Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion), 4000 mAh battery. Samsung's performance ratings are 10 minutes Wi-Fi surfing.

The Tab 4 can get downright sluggish and unresponsive at times.

- Luis D. , PhoneArena 

Reviews (5.9/10 Avg. rating)

Digital Versus

Compact but Unoptimised

from Digital Versus
Compact, easily portable and handling well, the Galaxy Tab 4 7.0 is unfortunately unoptimised and lacking in the endurance department. It's perhaps not as good a product as you might have expected—at best a back-up tablet, and one of which you mustn't ask too much. There are certainly other tablets in the same category that do a better job... Full review
PC Magazine

Compact and lightweight with smooth performance

from PC Magazine

There's a ton of competition in the 7-inch realm, but even two years after its release (and one year after the latest incarnation), the Google Nexus 7 continues to trump new options that simply can't match its blend of performance, features, and price. Samsung's unimaginative update does little to gain any ground on the Nexus 7. Still, for those already wed to Samsung's services or content, the Galaxy Tab 4 7.0 is a completely capable device. It delivers a familiar TouchWiz experience that I can see appealing to less adventurous Android users who want something consistent. If you want to sa... Full review


Excellent build and battery life

from PhoneArena

With an accessible price of $199, the Galaxy Tab 4 7.0 would have made for an excellent purchase if its performance didn't leave so much to be desired. It would be a far, wide stretch to disregard the tab as unusable, but it fails to deliver the buttery-smooth performance users expect from a 2014 Samsung device. Although the Tab 4 7.0 is remarkably well built, comfortable to hold, and with a sublime user interface, it simply isn't as seamless and pleasant to use like its biggest competitor, the Nexus 7 (2013). Additionally, for just $30 more, the Kindle Fire HDX offers much better performan... Full review

Android and Me

A mostly solid performer with great battery life, build quality, and a robust display

from Android and Me

As the name suggests, on the front is a 7.0 inch display with a resolution of 1280×800. It’s not super high resolution so pixels are noticeable, but it’s certainly far from a bad display as it’s very bright with good color reproduction, easy to see outdoors, and has great viewing angles.

Internally it’s being powered by a 1.2 GHz quad-core processor, 1.5 GB of RAM, and 8 gigs of internal storage which will run out quickly unless you augment by micro SD expansion. They’re very mediocre specs and the overall performance throughout the OS is passable... Full review

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Full Specs

Release date June 30, 2014
Regions available USA, United Kingdom
No cellular data
SIM Card Yes
Dual SIM No
Operating System Android 4.4 KitKat

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Secondary OS No
Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 Quad core 1.2 GHz
Internal Flash Memory
8 GB or 16 GB Flash
Digital compass Yes
FlightMode Yes
Hearing Aid Compatible No
SAR Body: 1.1 W/kg
Languages English
Manufacturer Warranty 1 Year
Accessories Included AC Charger, Manual
Power & Battery
Type Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion), 4000 mAh
Removable Battery No
Wireless Charging No
Fast Charging No
Battery Charge Time Unknown
Video Playback Time 7 hours
Wi-Fi Surfing Time 10 hours
3G Surfing Time Unknown
4G Surfing Time Unknown
Reading Time No
Standby Time Unknown
Physical Characteristics
Material Plastic
E-book Reader No
Colors Black, White
Dimensions [H x W x D] 18.7 x 10.8 x 0.9 cm
(7.4 x 4.3 x 0.4 in)
Weight 276 grams
(9.7 ounces)
Water Resistant / Waterproof Unknown
Rugged Design No
IP Rating No
Display / Screen
Type Color
Technology LCD (TFT)
Colors 16.7 million
Resolution 800 x 1280 pixels
Pixel Density 216 pixels
Size 7 inches
3D No
Sensors Motion / Accelerometer
Graphics Yes
Themes No
Backlit Illumination Yes
Zoom / Magnification Yes
Screen Orientation Lock Yes
Multi Touch Yes
Fingerprint-Resistant Coating No
Additional Display Features Capacitive touch screen
Input / Navigation
Touchscreen Yes
Sleep / Wake Key Yes
Home Key Yes
Mute Key No
Predictive Text Entry Yes
Physical Keyboard No
Text-to-Speech Yes
Screen Reader No
Keypad / Screen Lock Yes
External Volume Control Yes
Fingerprint Sensor No
Call Management
Wi-Fi Calling Unknown
Voice over LTE (VoLTE) Unknown
Contact List Capacity Depends on system memory
Multiple Numbers Per Contact Email address, Other fields
Contact Groups Yes
Web / Email / Messaging
Web Browsing Type HTML, HTML 5
Browser Google Android
Javascript Yes
Flash No
Email Yes
Email Protocols POP3, IMAP, SMTP, Microsoft Exchange
Additional Email Features Gmail
Messaging Services No
USB Micro-USB 2.0
USB OTG Support No
Infrared No
Bluetooth 4.0
Bluetooth Profiles A2DP, AVRCP, OPP/FTP, HID, HSP
WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n
WiFi Encryption No
Mobile Hotspot No
Expansion Slots Yes
Expansion Slots Info MicroSD, MicroSDHC (up to 32 GB)
PC Synchronization Yes
DLNA Support No
Main Camera  
Aperture Unknown
Resolution 3+ megapixels
Dual Lens No
Zoom Yes
Flash No
Additional Rear Camera Info Auto focus, Brightness control, Effects, Geotagging, Night mode, Panorama, Self-timer, White balance, Voice activation
Video Recording Formats 3GP / 3GPP, MPEG-4
Video Recording Parameters HD (1280 x 720 pixels), 30 fps
Front Camera  
Resolution 1+ megapixels
Zoom No
Additional Front Camera Info No
Video Recording Parameters
Audio / Video
Audio Playback Yes
Audio Formats MP3, eAAC+, AAC+, AAC, AMR-WB, WMA, OGG, AMR-NB
Radio No
Video Playback Yes
Video Playback Formats 3GP / 3GPP, H.264 / AVC, MPEG-4, WMV
Mobile TV No
Streaming Video Yes
External Speakers Yes
Headset Jack 3.5mm
Custom Ringtones Yes
Vibration Alert Yes
To-Do / Task List Yes
Calendar Yes
World Clock Yes
Alarm Yes
Stopwatch No
Timer No
Calculator Yes
Currency Converter No
Document Viewer No
Weather No
Stocks No
Maps Yes
Notepad Yes
Voice Memos / Recorder Yes
Games Downloadable
Apps Downloadable, Pre-installed (Google Drive, Dropbox, Hancom Viewer, Google+, YouTube)
Included Software / Apps No
Additional Comments Other Names (AKA): Samsung SM-T230

LTE model supports up to 64GB of expandable memory.
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