Swipe Slate 8 (2016) review
The detailed specifications, photos and introductory video of the Swipe Slate 8 (SLATE8). The list of the competitors most often compared to the Swipe Slate 8 tablet.
The Swipe Slate 8 (SLATE8) tablet released in 2016. It is powered by MediaTek MT8321 chipset, 2 GB of RAM and 32 GB of internal storage.
The Swipe Slate 8 runs on Android OS v5.1 (Lollipop) out of the box. It comes with a Li-Ion 4500 mAh, non-removable battery. It features a 8 inches IPS display with 1280 x 800 px resolution. The IPS technology is one of the most leading LCD technologies in the world.
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Swipe Slate 8 (SLATE8) specifications
- Slate 8
The Swipe Slate 8 runs on Android OS v5.1 (Lollipop) out of the box, but the Slate 8's firmware can be upgraded to a newer version of OS.
- Android OS v5.1 (Lollipop)
- MediaTek MT8321
- Quad-core 1.3 GHz Cortex-A7
- Mali-400 MP2
Screen size is measured in inches, diagonally from corner to corner. The 8 inches IPS capacitive touch screen with 1280 x 800 px resolution is multitouch capable.
- 8 inches
- 1280 x 800 px
The tablet's memory (2 GB) cannot be expanded, but the storage (32 GB) can be expanded with a microSD card.
- 2 GB
- Internal storage
- 32 GB
- External storage
This tablet has a front camera for selfies and video calling. The main camera of the Swipe Slate 8 is equipped with autofocus. Autofocus is a camera feature that fine-tunes the focus of the camera, it is a nice feature of this tablet.
- Front camera
- 2 MP
- Rear camera
- 5 MP
2592 x 1944 px
Swipe Slate 8 supports mobile network connection. It has Mini SIM (2FF) card slot(s). This tablet has a built-in GPS receiver. GPS is a satellite based navigation system that allows the determination of the exact geographical location on Earth. This Swipe tablet has FM radio receiver.
- Mobile network
- 2G / 3G
- Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n
- v4.0, A2DP
- FM radio
- microUSB 2.0
- 3.5 mm jack
The Li-Ion 4500 mAh, non-removable battery gives the tablet a good battery backup. This is a low maintenance Lithium-Ion battery. No periodic discharge is needed and charging can be done at random.
- Li-Ion 4500 mAh, non-removable
The tablet sensors measure physical quantities and transmit them to the application processor. The tablets's accelerometer is a built-in electronic component that measures tilt and motion. The Slate 8 has Dual SIM capability, which means that you can insert two different SIM cards and use them both from one tablet.
- Dual SIM
- Official site
The specifications above are based on the official data published by the manufacturer, but we also take user reviews into consideration. If you found an error or something lacking in the specifications above for the Swipe Slate 8, then don’t hesitate and signal the problem to us.
Swipe Slate 8 (SLATE8) pictures
Swipe Slate 8's (SLATE8) comparisons
According to our statistics, the Swipe Slate 8 tablet was most often compared on our site with the following tablets.
Lenovo Tab 4 10
Acer Iconia One 8 2016
Asus ZenPad 10
Lenovo Tab 4 8
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