Samsung Galaxy Tab S7 FE Review

Last Updated on December 3, 2022 by Ernest

One of the prettiest tablets Samsung has ever produced, which is not a surprise considering it is a watered-down version of the fan version of the Samsung Galaxy Tab S7.

Samsung Galaxy Tab S7 FE has a tremendous display. The screen-to-body ratio is huge too. The battery life is very good as well. It is just a very well-rounded tablet.

One of the super features of the Samsung Galaxy Tab S7 FE is the S Pen. S Pen is included with the tablet, and it can be used for a variety of purposes, just like what S Pen does in Samsung’s Note Series phones. 

Samsung Galaxy Tab S7 FE - Where To Buy It?
7.1/10 Our Score
  • OS: Android 11, One UI 3.1.1
  • Processor: Octa-core (2×2.2 GHz Kryo 570 & 6×1.8 GHz Kryo 570) 
  • Storage: 64 GB, 128 GB, 256 GB
  • RAM: 4 GB, 6 GB, 8 GB
  • Camera: 8MP (rear), 5MP (selfie)
  • Graphics: Adreno 619 
  • Display (inches): 12.4 inches
  • Resolution: 1600 x 2560
  • Size: 11.21 x 7.28 x 0.25 in
  • Weight: 1.34 lb
  • Port: USB Type-C 3.2, magnetic connector
  • Battery: Up to 12 hours

Samsung offers three different internal memory variants – 64GB 4GB RAM, 128GB 6GB RAM, 256GB 8GB RAM.

Let’s take a look at how Samsung Galaxy Tab S7 FE performs in different categories.

7.1
For Movies8
For Note-Taking7
For Drawing6
For Gaming7
For Reading8
For Photo Editing6
For Video Calls7
For Web Surfing/Social Media8

Considering the Samsung Galaxy Tab S7 FE is a fan version of the Samsung Galaxy Tab S7, overall it is a very good tab. Of course, you will always have limitations or cons regarding a product but there are more hits than misses with this device. Also, we can’t stress this enough, the tablet looks really very pretty.

Who is this device for?

  • For Note-taking and Crafting

With the S Pen included with the device, Samsung Galaxy Tab S7 FE is perfect for people who like to write things down. You can watch the video while taking down the notes with the S Pen. You can save those notes and revisit them whenever you want. S Pen gives you the flexibility to quickly write down the notes and save them instead of using the keyboard.

S Pen also lets you draw and paint and create crafts. 

  • For Gaming

The high resolution, great display, and cool screen-to-body ratio make it compatible for gaming. Battery life is an important factor when it comes to gaming and Samsung Galaxy Tab S7 FE has huge battery life. 

The quality speakers and surround sound only enhance the gaming experience and bring it all together. Excellent processor means the game doesn’t lag whether you play first person shooting games or tactical games. 

  • For Travelling and Leisure

The tablet is really lightweight and with great battery life, it makes a great companion for traveling or leisure. Charge the device once and you can get by almost the whole day without having to charge it again. It is a great device to watch and stream videos or to download the Kindle or any other reading app and read books. 

Features of the Samsung Galaxy Tab S7 FE

7.6
Display8
Price7
Speakers8
Camera7
Battery Life7
Storage7
Design10
Portability7
  • Display

Samsung Galaxy Tab S7 FE has a 12.4 inches display with an 84.6% screen-to-body ratio and a 1600 x 2560 pixels resolution. The display is one of the strongest points of the Samsung Galaxy Tab S7 FE. It has a bigger and better display than the Samsung Galaxy Tab S7.

The dual Dolby Atmos speakers complement the excellent display well. The full-screen display with the Dolby speakers makes it a good viewing experience.

  • Storage

Samsung Galaxy Tab S7 FE offers 64GB 4GB RAM. There is also an option of 128GB 6GB and 256GB 8GB RAM. But the base model offers 64GB 4GB RAM storage. It is not a sufficient storage space but Samsung has offered an expandable option of up to 1TB and has given a dedicated microSDXC memory card slot. 

  • Performance

The Samsung Galaxy Tab S7 FE is equipped with Android 11, UI 3.1.1 operating system. It has a powerful Qualcomm SM7225 Snapdragon 750G chipset, Octa-core (2×2.2 GHz Kryo 570 & 6×1.8 GHz Kryo 570) CPU, and Adreno 619 GPU. 

The performance of the device is fast and smooth. You can switch between the apps smoothly or run simultaneous apps without experiencing any lag. 

  • Design

The Samsung Galaxy Tab S7 FE has a glass front, aluminum back, and frame. The tab looks elegant and is available in four colors – Black, Silver, Green, and Pink. The device is pretty sturdy and the aluminum body feels glass-like.

The S-Pen is included with the tablet and it is a standard stylus that does not require charging. Samsung giving away an S-Pen without charging for it is one of the key points when you make a decision to buy a tablet. 

  • Camera

The Samsung Galaxy Tab S7 FE is equipped with 2 cameras. 8MP main camera with Auto-Focus and video recording at 1080@30fps, 5MP selfie camera with Fixed-Focus, and video recording at 1080@30fps.

  • Note-Taking Experience

Note-Taking experience in the Samsung Galaxy Tab S7 FE is smooth and easy. The S-Pen that is included with the device is a boon and can exclusively be used for taking down notes. The fact that you don’t have to charge the S-Pen gives you ample time to work with it and for longer durations. 

The smooth display is of great help as well, as is the processor where you do not feel any lag when writing down notes or when you use S-Pen for various activities. 

  • Battery Life

The Samsung Galaxy Tab S7 FE has a great battery life. The device has a Li-Po 10090 mAh, non-removable battery installed in it. Samsung claims to offer upto 13 hours of 720p video playback. There is a 45w fast charging option but you will have to buy that separately from the store. 

What’s Inside the Box?

Let’s see what components Samsung offers its users alongside the Galaxy Tab S7 FE.

  • Travel Adapter
  • Ejection Pin
  • QSG
  • Data Cable
  • S-Pen

These are all the components Samsung gives along with the tablet.

Pros & Cons

Pros
  • Long-lasting battery
  • DeX
  • Large display
  • Stylus 
  • 5G
Cons
  • Slow charging
  • A fingerprint sensor could be better
  • 45w charger is separately sold
  • Quite expensive for budget version

Final Verdict: Is Samsung Galaxy Tab S7 FE Worth It?

Well, we liked it. Especially the big 12.4-inch LCD display. Sure it would be treated if it would have an AMOLED display like S8 Ultra, but we have to keep in mind this is meant to be a budget tablet by Samsung.

For a budget tablet, it didn’t feel cheap, the battery life is great, the audio is great, the display is big and great, the design looks on point, and it worked flawlessly no glitches no errors, nothing.

If you want a device where you can take notes with a keyboard or with a stylus it’s a great option. If you want the fastest and best Android tablet, then this tab is not for you.

FAQs

Does the Samsung Galaxy Tab S7 FE comes with a stylus?

Yes, the Samsung Galaxy Tab S7 FE is compatible with a stylus. There is an S-Pen included in the package, which makes it a bit more appealing than other competitors. 

Is the Samsung Galaxy Tab S7 FE 5G?

Yes, the Samsung Galaxy Tab S7 FE does have a 5G option. There is also a Wi-Fi-only option. The Samsung Galaxy Tab S7 FE 5G is priced at $750.

Is the Samsung Galaxy Tab S7 FE Waterproof and Dust-proof?

No, Samsung Galaxy Tab S7 FE is not waterproof nor dust-proof. Better make sure you keep the device away from water bodies and pools. 

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