Updated 6 Dec 2018

Samsung

Galaxy Tab A 10" 16GB SM-T585

Snapshot: The Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10" 16GB SM-T585 has a 10 inch screen and 4G connectivity. But what’s it like to use?

Galaxy Tab A 10" 16GB SM-T585
Consumer score
SCORE
Avg price

$599

Price comparison

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Test results

Overall score
72
Performance
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Screen quality
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Multimedia
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Battery
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Design & functionality
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Construction quality
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Good points

  • OK design & functionality.
  • Very good for multimedia.
  • Very easy to use.
  • OK screen quality.
  • OK processing performance.
  • OK battery life.
  • Good construction quality.
  • Has WiFi (including 5GHz).
  • Has 4G.
  • Has bluetooth.
  • Has micro USB.
  • Has voice control.

But

(No obvious bad points.)

How we test

Overall score includes:

Performance (10%)
Screen quality (20%)
Convenience (20%). Includes score for virtual keyboard.
Multimedia (25%). Includes music, movies and photos.
Battery (15%)
Design & functionality (10%). Includes score for construction quality.

Price is from a November 2018 survey.

Key data

Model

Avg price
$599

More test results (/10)

Convenience
8.8
Virtual keyboard
9.0
Watching videos
9.0
Music
4.0
Photos
6.3

Specifications

WxHxD (mm)
155 x 254 x 10
Weight (g) (excludes any supplied keyboard)
522
OS version
Android 6.0.1
CPU
ARM
Storage - claimed (GB)
16
Screen size (inches)
10
Resolution
1920 x 1200
Front camera resolution (MP)
2
Rear camera resolution (MP)
8
Video rear resolution
1080
Video front resolution
720

Features

USB C
×
Full USB size
×
Micro-USB
HDMI
×
Mini-SD
×
Micro-SD
WiFi g
WiFi n
WiFi 5GHz n
WiFi ac
LTE
Bluetooth
GPS
NFC
×
Voice control
Physical keyboard
×
Stylus supplied
×

More info

Brand reliability

96%

Brand satisfaction

75%