The tablet for $ 399 (£ 310, AU $ 565 converted), which is expected to arrive in the second quarter, will be supported by Bixby, Samsung's voice assistant. The tablet fulfills the promise Samsung made atto bring Bixby to more of its devices. The application also strengthens Samsung's position against Amazon's Fire with Apple's and Apple's Siri tablets on the Apple iPad.
Bixby's skills are expected to continue to grow, and Tab S5e will be able to do everything from the weather show when you ask for device management with your Smart Things smart home platform . You can also configure quick commands to run multiple actions, such as turning on the light and the TV at a time. And because the tablet has longitudinal microphones, you can do this from the whole room.
Bixby is only part of the package. Located betweenbuilt for work more than playback, and S5e ("e" for essential) is the balance between them.
To improve performance, the S5e has support for Samsung DeX, which gives you a PC-like interface, and has an additional keyboard cover of $ 130. Samsung has also promoted the function of continuous calls and messages that allows you to answer a call or reply to a text. directly from the tab even if you do not have a phone.