• 9.7" (1024x768) TFT LCD
  • 1.5GB
    16GB Storage
  • 5-MP Rear: 1 Camera
  • 6000 mAh
Specifications Highlights
ProductGalaxy Tab A 9.7 (2015)
Display9.7" 1024x768 TFT LCD
Rear Camera(s)
  • 5-MP (Primary)
Selfie Camera(s)
  • 2-MP
  • 1.5GB RAM
  • 16GB Storage
  • MicroSD (128GB max.)
Battery6000 mAh
DesignIP Rating, 450g (15.9oz), 242.5x166.8x7.5 mm (9.55 x 6.57 x 0.30 inches)
Diagonal (inches)9.7"
Display/Body Ratio72.0%
Sharpness (PPI)132 PPI
  • Multitouch
Color Depth24 bit (16,777,216 Colors)
Primary Camera
NameRear Camera
Sensor Pixel Size µm
Software Features
  • Geo Tag
Video Resolutions
  • 720p/30fps
Battery TypeLi-Ion
Battery Capacity (mAh)6000 mAh
Talk Time14 hours
Music Playback Time160 hours
Processor # Cores4
Main Processor Frequency (GHz)1.2 GHz
RAM Options1.5GB
Internal Storage Options16GB
Memory Card TypeMicroSD
Mem. Card Max. Size128GB
Operating System + VersionAndroid 5.0
LTE Category (Download)LTE CAT4 150 Mbps
Modem Features
  • GPRS
  • EDGE
  • LTE
WiFi Speed
  • a
  • b
  • g
  • n
WiFi Features
  • Hotspot
  • Dual-band
  • WiFi Direct
Bluetooth VersionBluetooth 4.1
Bluetooth Features
  • A2DP
Connector TypeMicro USB
SAR EU Body0.96 W/Kg
Sim Card 0
SIM TypeMicro SIM
Audio Features
  • Loudspeaker
  • 3.5mm Port
Audio Formats
  • MP3
  • WAV
  • FLAC
Video Formats
  • MP4
  • H.264
  • Accelerometer
  • Compass
  • GPS
  • A-GPS

Galaxy Tab A 9.7 Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Is the Samsung Galaxy Tab A 9.7 waterproof?

No. the Galaxy Tab A 9.7 is not water-tight as we do not see an IP-Rating. Ingress Protection, or I.P, is a certification that shows if water or dust can penetrate devices.

Is the Galaxy Tab A 9.7 Dual-SIM?

No, the Galaxy Tab A 9.7 does not have dual-SIMs as far as we know, but things could be different in Asia. We mainly track United States data.

Is the Galaxy Tab A 9.7 4K?

No, the Galaxy Tab A 9.7 1024x768 display resolution is not 4K. 4K is typically defined to be 4096×2160 (2160p) or 3840×2160 (UHD) resolution on mobiles, but it has other variations for Cinema and Televisions.

Does the Galaxy Tab A 9.7 feature Wireless Charging?

No, Galaxy Tab A 9.7 does not feature Wireless Charging.

Does the Galaxy Tab A 9.7 work with 4G wireless?

Yes, the Galaxy Tab A 9.7 is a 4G-LTE smartphone that is rated 4G LTE cat4 (150 Mbps).

Is the Galaxy Tab A 9.7 5G?

No, the Galaxy Tab A 9.7 is not a 5G device.

Is the Galaxy Tab A 9.7 USB-C?

No, the Galaxy Tab A 9.7 is not a USB-C smartphone.

Does the Galaxy Tab A 9.7 have a removable battery?

No, the Galaxy Tab A 9.7's battery cannot be removed.

Galaxy Tab A 9.7 Benchmarks

3DMark Slingshot 3.1

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3DMark Unlimited Icestorm

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GFXBench T-Rex (Offscr.)

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Battery Capacity (mAh)

Higher is better