The company confirmed the slate will be available in the Asia-Pacific country starting from Monday, January 17.
The Galaxy Tab A8 has a 10.5″ LCD and is powered by a Unisoc Tiger T618 with an octa-core CPU. There are three memory options – 3/32GB, 4/64GB, 4/128GB. It has an 8 MP camera on the back and a 5 MP front-facing one for video calls.
There are two versions of the Samsung Galaxy Tab A8 – Wi-Fi-only and LTE. Both have a 3.5mm audio jack and a USB-C port for charging the 7,040 mAh battery.
The starting price of the Galaxy Tab A8 is INR17,999 ($245). There are some rebates, equal to INR2,000, and Samsung will also throw in a book cover accessory worth INR999 ($13).