Samsung Galaxy Tab A SM-T550NZAAXAR 9.7-Inch

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The Samsung Galaxy Tab A SM-T550NZAAX is a bestselling 2015 9.7-inch tablet that received positive reviews for its fingerprint resistant cover, 4:3 aspect ratio screen, decent amount of memory, great battery life, good audio quality and an intuitive user interface. However, it has a low resolution display and there are cheaper tablets out there that offer similar performance. Though it’s not the most advanced tablet on the market, the Tab A SM-T550NZAAX has a highly readable screen and a comfortable viewing area with performance that is fast enough to run even some demanding games, which many users will find is worth the price.

Positive Reviews
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  • Fingerprint resistant cover
  • 4:3 aspect ratio screen
  • Decent amount of memory
  • Great battery life


  • Low resolution display
  • Many competitors cost less

Bottom Line

Despite its lower-resolution screen, the Tab A SM-T550NZAAX is a worthy option because it offers respectable performance, a wide display and Samsung’s exclusive software features.

  • Weight: 0.9 lbs
  • Processor: Snapdragon 1.2GHz
  • Display Size: 9.70 inches
  • RAM: 1.5GB
  • Operating System: Android 5.0 Lollipop
  • Battery Life: 15 hours

Critic Reviews

  • 63
    Cnet June 11, 2015

    The Samsung Galaxy Tab A is satisfyingly simple tablet, but its lackluster screen and relatively high price make it forgettable.

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  • 85
    Notebookcheck May 28, 2015

    With the Galaxy Tab A 9.7 SM-T555, Samsung has a good mid-range tablet in its lineup, which is based on a solid performance foundation with Qualcomm's Snapdragon 410 APQ8016 quad-core SoC and Qualcomm's Adreno 306 graphics core.

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Full Specifications

Operating System Google Android 5.0 Lollipop
Weight 0.9 lbs
Battery Life 15 hours
Connectivity 1 x Micro USB Port, 802.11 b/g/n; Bluetooth 4.0, 14-hours
Internal Storage 16GB
Removable Memory microSD Card Slot (Up to 128GB)
Display Size 9.70 inches
Display Resolution 1024 x 768
Display Type TN
Display Technology TFT active matrix
Front Camera 2 MP
Rear Camera 5 MP
Additional Features microSD Card reader
Dimension (LxWxH) 9.6 x 6.6 x 0.3
Warranty 1 year

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