These are some common tools used to work on this device. You might not need every tool for every procedure.
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Background and Identification
The Samsung Galaxy Tab E 9.6 is a 9.6", Android-OS tablet produced by Samsung Electronics. It was developed as a new product for Samsung's entry-level E line, a cross between the Samsung Galaxy Tab and Samsung Galaxy E series. The tablet can be identified by its 9.6-inch screen size and the 'Samsung' name across the front top of the device. 'Samsung' is also printed on the back of the device below the back camera. The Galaxy Tab E 9.6 Verizon model will also include a 'Verizon 4G LTE' logo on the back of the device.
The Galaxy Tab E 9.6 Verizon is a portable and powerful tablet developed and released in 2015. The Galaxy Tab E was developed with portability in mind and is made to go wherever, whenever. With a 9.6-inch, 800 x 1280 pixel touchscreen display, it's great for music, photos, games and movies.
The tablet runs on Android OS v5.1 (Lollipop), allowing apps to be installed via the Google Play Store. Current models come with either 8 or 16 GB of internal storage space, but this can be expanded up to 256 GB using a microSD card with the dedicated card slot.
Some other features include a 5 megapixel, f/2.2, primary (back) camera with auto focus. A 2 megapixel, f/2.4, secondary (front) camera. Geo-tagging and GPS features. And high definition (HD) video capabilities (720p @ 30fps).
Model: Galaxy Tab E 9.6 Verizon
Version: T561 with 3G/Wi-Fi support
Released: 2015, July
Operating System: Android v5.1 (Lollipop)
Dimensions: 9.52" x 5.89" x 0.33"
Weight: 1.08 lb
Screen Size: 9.6"
Screen Res: 800 x 1280 pixels (>150 ppi)
Color Depth: 16M colors
- 5 Megapixels
- 2.2 f-stop
- Back of device
- 2 Megapixels
- 2.4 f-stop
- Front of device
Internal Storage: 8 or 16 GB
External Storage: microSD dedicated slot (up to 256GB)
Memory (RAM): 1.5 GB DDR3 SDRAM
CPU Type: Quad-core
CPU Speed: 1.2/1.3 GHz
CPU Manufacturer: Qualcomm
Battery Type: Li-Ion (non-removable) Battery
Battery Capacity: 7300 mAh
Talk Time: Up to ~12 hours
Music Play: Up to ~150 hours