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Samsumg Galaxy Tab S3 9.7

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Has anyone used the new Samsung Galaxy Tab S3 9.7 as a phone?

What's it like please?

Do you recommend it?

Thank you

Serge Music

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Re: Samsumg Galaxy Tab S3 9.7

No but I have an ASUS which I do use as a phone.
You need to use headphones or earphones as you look a berk with a tablet to your head.
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Re: Samsumg Galaxy Tab S3 9.7


@MI5wrote:
No but I have an ASUS which I do use as a phone.
You need to use headphones or earphones as you look a berk with a tablet to your head.

^^^^^ This is quite true joy

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@MI5wrote:
No but I have an ASUS which I do use as a phone.
You need to use headphones or earphones as you look a berk with a tablet to your head.

LOL

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Re: Samsumg Galaxy Tab S3 9.7

I used to use my TabPro as a phone overseas before TU was announced dead,life extinct. Sometimes with no earphones but on speaker. Just to show off to the bar girls you understand. .....

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@jonsiewrote:

I used to use my TabPro as a phone overseas before TU was announced dead,life extinct. Sometimes with no earphones but on speaker. Just to show off to the bar girls you understand. .....


Of course....why not @jonsie innocent

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Re: Samsumg Galaxy Tab S3 9.7

Hey @SergeMusic, welcome to our forum! Are you thinking of getting this device? Smiley Happy Do you have any alternatives in mind? Let us know what you decide in the end!

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Re: Samsumg Galaxy Tab S3 9.7

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Hello, and Thank you all for your reply to my public post.

 

I have been with O2 for years. Very happy.

Yes, I am thinking about buying a Samsung Galaxy Tab S3 (with SIM and LTE enabled), for two reasons:

 

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I am desperate for Handwriting-to-text Recognition with Palm Rejection. This appears to be the best tablet around, but I wish I knew if the 'Note' range is just as good (half the price). I intend to use the pen as the only input device, as I don't like tiny keyboards. I'd love some advice from a Samsung expert.

 

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I am fed up of carrying around three things: a paper notebook and a phone and a tablet.
I'd like an all-in-one device. I realise this is only useable with earbuds, so I am wondering how to carry around the earbuds and S-pen securely. Any advice would be appreciated.

 

Unfortunately, this tablet with pen and case and memory etc comes to over 700 pounds!

I don't have that yet, so will have to save until I get it.

 

The Microsoft Surface range is the ultimate in tablets, I think, but they can't be used as a phone and are over 1000 pounds.

 

Finally, my current iphone 5s is at the end of it's contract, but I am refusing to upgrade the ios, because it will kill my phone!

So I am under a bit of pressure to upgrade.

 

Anyway, thanks for listening to my dilema!

 

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Anyone knowing about Samsung have any suggestions or advice for @SergeMusic ? Smiley Happy

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