At the ongoing MWC 2017 event in Barcelona, Samsung made a huge mark on the first day by launching the Galaxy Tab S3 and Galaxy Book Windows 10 tablets with premium specifications. In this article, we have examined the features and specifications of both devices.

Samsung has unveiled Galaxy Tab S3 and Galaxy Book in addition to a brand-new Gear VR headset at MWC 2017. The newly launched tablet and the Galaxy Book also provides support for HDR video rendering. Moreover, the devices help you to make use of the biometric authentication to log-in with the help of Samsung Flow.

You will be able to wirelessly tether supported gadgets and transfer files from a smartphone to the tablets. Samsung has included an upgraded S Pen with a small 0.7mm tip and improved pressure sensitivity.

Samsung Galaxy Tab S3 features a 9.7-inch display

Designed with a glossy back rear design, the Samsung Galaxy Tab S3 offers a premium look and feel. The Snapdragon 820 processor helps you to experience an enhanced performance during normal usage and extreme graphics. Moreover, the integration of the Vulkan graphics provides an improved gaming experience alongside HDR video support.

The tablet is equipped with an AKG quad-speaker system with the audio coming from four corners. Hence, you will be able to enjoy an impressive sounding experience from all possible directions.

The Galaxy Game Launcher has been optimized with support for power saver and ongoing calls modes, game broadcasting in addition to the ability to mute games.

Samsung Galaxy Tab S3 features a 9.7-inch Super AMOLED QXGA (2048 x 1536) display, Snapdragon 820 processor, 4GB RAM, 32GB expandable (up to 256GB) internal storage, 6000mAh battery loaded with Android 7.0 Nougat.

The tablet offers Type-C USB 3.1 port, which enables you to charge the tablet quickly.

While the rear camera offers a 13MP sensor with support for autofocus and f/1.9 aperture, the front-facing snapper is equipped with a 5MP sensor paired with f/2.2 aperture. The tablet is also compatible with Pogo keyboards, which is available as an optional accessory.

It snaps onto the pins, and hence you need not have to either pair or charge the device.

Experience premium computing with Galaxy Book

Samsung Galaxy Book is available in two display variants. The 10.6-inch model features a Full HD display, 7th Gen Intel Core m3 processor running a 2.6GHz, 4GB RAM, 64/128GB eMMC expandable storage, 5MP fixed camera loaded with Windows 10. Accompanied with a detachable keyboard, the tablet ships with S Pen stylus coupled with a 30.4W battery with fast charging support. The device is capable of delivering 10 hours of backup time.

Meanwhile, the 12-inch model flaunts a Super AMOLED display with a resolution of 2160x1440 pixels, 7th Gen Intel Core i5 processor running at 3.1GHz, 4GB/8GB RAM, 128GB/256GB eMMC storage, 13MP rear camera, 5MP front camera powered by a 39W fast charging battery.

Introducing Samsung Gear VR headset

The Gear VR headset is equipped with a VR controller alongside a touchpad and provides support for motion input. The headset ships with 42mm lenses paired with a 101-degree field of view. Compatible with a wide range of Galaxy and Note smartphones, the headset also features a strap to carry the controller.

Meanwhile, the company also released a teaser of the upcoming Galaxy S8 flagship smartphone including the announcement that the phone will launch at an Unpacked event to be held on March 29 in New York at 11 AM EDT. Like in the past, you will be able to view a live streaming of the launch event.