Recently a Samsung device has been spotted on WiFi Alliance running Nougat OS. From so long, Samsung Galaxy Tab A 9.7 users were waiting for Nougat update, looks like their wait is over now. The Samsung Galaxy Tab A 9.7 which was launched in 2015 with Android Lollipop has now got WiFi certification from the WiFi Alliance (WFA) with Android 7.0 Nougat onboard.
As per the listings, Samsung Galaxy Tab A 9.7 will support dual-band Wi-Fi a/b/g/n (2.4GHz,5GHz) and Wi-Fi Direct connectivity features. The device was spotted with model number SM-T550 with the certification ID WFA59137. This was the only information poured out from the listing. The device originally came with Android Lollipop but was later upgraded to Android Marshmallow operating system.
Specifications of Samsung Galaxy Tab A 9.7:
The tablet features a 9.70-inch display with the resolution of 768 pixels by 1024 pixels and its price in India starts from Rs. 35,050.
Under the hood, the device is powered by 1.2GHz quad-core processor paired with 2GB of RAM and it packs 16GB of internal storage which is further expandable up to 128GB via a microSD card. For the optics part, the Samsung Galaxy Tab A 9.7 packs a 5-megapixel rear camera and a 2-megapixel front camera for selfies and video calling.
The Samsung Galaxy Tab A 9.7 runs Android 5.0 and for keeping the lights on it is housed by a 6000mAh non-removable battery. Dimension wise, it comes with 242.50 x 166.80 x 7.50 (height x width x thickness) and weighs 487.00 grams.
The ship for Nougat update will soon board for the device seeing the Wifi certification and there won’t be further delay.