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Samsung Galaxy Tab Active 5 8" Android Rugged Tablet (Wifi, 128GB)

$933.90 (Inc. GST)
$849.00 (Ex. GST)
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Best Value 8" Android Rugged Tablet for Mobile Workers

Samsung Galaxy Tab Active5 rugged tablet is the replacement model for the popular Galaxy Tab Active3 entry level rugged tablet model that has now reach end of life. The Tab Active5 is an an enterprise-ready rugged tablet geared to handle rigorous challenges, including field and frontline work that demands versatility, optimization and security. With Wifi model priced under $1000, the Samsung Galaxy Tab Active5 is a very good value for businesses that are looking rugged tablet that can take some damage and work in harsh conditions to replace their consumer-grade or business-grade tablets.

The Samsung Galaxy Tab Active5 will deliver enhanced mobility with optional 5G connectivity, upgraded mobile processor performance and increased memory. Additionally, the Tab Active5 includes both replaceable batteries and No Battery Mode, providing users the ability to work in a variety of settings.

Designed to endure challenging working conditions, Galaxy Tab Active5 enable workers to use their tablets without worry. The Tab Active5 and the included S Pen are IP68-rated for water and dust resistance, ensuring a level of durability fit for extreme work environments such as construction sites or retail warehouses. Built to the MIL-STD-810H3 military standard, the Galaxy Tab Active5 can withstand a 1.8m drop when using the bundled protective case.

The Galaxy Tab Active5 features Corning Gorilla Glass 5, enhancing durability and scratch resistance. The device's display also allow for adjustments to touch sensitivity, making them easy to use for workers wearing gloves. They have also been extensively tested for use with sanitizers. With these specifications, Samsung Galaxy’s ruggedized devices are built to withstand severe weather or similar hazards, making them ideal for a wide variety of frontline workers.

In today’s increasingly digital world, enterprises need workers to stay connected and online. The Galaxy Tab Active5 offers 5G and Wi-Fi 6. This cutting-edge connectivity allows workers to collaborate more efficiently and effectively.

The Tab Active5’s 8" display offers greater visibility in outdoor conditions, thanks to increased display brightness, and a smoother viewing experience with a refresh rate of up to 120Hz. The device is engineered to offer powerful enterprise support while maintaining a slim, lightweight frame for use in the workplace or on the go.

Samsung Galaxy Tab Active5 ensures work continuity, providing workers with the support and connectivity they need, even in the most challenging work conditions. For long days in the field or on the factory floor, workers using Tab Active5 can leverage fast-charging to mitigate wasted time between charges and enable enhanced productivity. The tablet also come equipped with replaceable batteries, minimizing downtime in and out of the workplace.

The Galaxy Tab Active5 can run without a battery in No Battery Mode. This lets workers use the device non-stop at kiosks or in vehicles, preserving battery health in hot environments. The Galaxy Tab Active5 also have POGO charging interfaces, which simplify the charging process by enabling workplaces with POGO docks to charge multiple devices at once.

Samsung’s ruggedized devices are also designed to maximize productivity and make fieldwork streamlined and efficient. Increased speaker volume limits confusion on job sites by ensuring accurate hearing. Programmable keys enable shortcuts and improved productivity, and quick barcode scanning via optional Knox Capture streamlines operations for warehouse work or mobile points of sale (mPOS).

Workers can unleash the full power of their smartphone or tablet with enhanced PC connectivity, too. The devices effortlessly handle quick content sharing, simultaneous displays and overall continuity of work between mobile and PC through Link to Windows, or emulate a desktop interface for jobs that take workers out of the field and into the office.

As businesses continue to operate in a fast-paced environment favoring efficiency, Samsung Galaxy’s ruggedized lineup lets workers get more done in less time, helping to meet growing consumer demands through increasing productivity and workplace operations. Galaxy Tab Active5 are also compatible with a range of third-party accessories, from various functional cases to charging cradles, USB-Type C PTTs and more — enabling full integration into any workplace operation.

And in a first for Samsung’s ruggedized devices, the Galaxy Tab Active5 come with support for Samsung Knox Vault. As part of Samsung Galaxy’s commitment to expanding powerful security protections beyond flagship devices, enterprise customers now have even greater choice in the devices they can safely use for their business needs. Knox Vault helps protect the most critical data on these devices, including lock screen information like PIN codes, passwords and patterns.

It constructs a secure execution environment that is physically isolated from the system’s main processor and memory and is effective from the moment a user registers their lock screen — thus users can enjoy the security they need without hassle. Knox Vault can help protect users’ security keys which encrypt their data stored in the device, helping to ensure safety — even if the device is lost or stolen. A hardware-based and tamper-resistant solution, Samsung Knox Vault was created to safeguard a user’s data against not only software-based hacking, but also hardware attacks using high-end professional tools.

In conclusion, the Samsung Galaxy Tab Active5 rugged tablet is a perfect choice for an entry level Rugged Tablet device to replace consumer-grade and business grade tablets that can't handle the pace and reality expected from field tablet device.

Suitable for use in:
  • hospitality
  • retail
  • health
  • surveys and market research
  • light service and maintenance work


  • Wi-Fi Direct enable
  • Computer Sync Smart Switch
  • Operating hour: up to 14 hours
  • Enhanced NFC
  • Sensors: Accelerometer, Fingerprint Sensor, Gyro Sensor, Geomagnetic Sensor, Hall Sensor, RGB Light Sensor, Proximity Sensor
  • Knox Vault
  • S Pen Support
  • Removable Battery
  • MIL-STD-810H and IP68


  • Android 14 OS
  • Octa-Core 2.4GHz & 2GHz CPU
  • 6GB DDR4 RAM
  • 128GB Flash Drive
  • 8" TFT LCD FHD (1920 x 1200) 600 nits Touchscreen Gorilla Glass Display
  • 5MP Front Webcam and 13MP Rear Camera
  • Loudspeaker
  • Wifi 6 dual-band + Bluetooth v5.3
  • GPS, Glonass, Beidou, Galileo, QZSS
  • Ports: 1 x USB-C 2.0, audio jack, connector pins, MicroSDXC Slot (up to 1TB)
  • Removable 5050 mAh battery
  • Sensors: Accelerometer, Fingerprint Sensor, Gyro Sensor, Geomagnetic Sensor, Hall Sensor, RGB Light Sensor, Proximity Sensor
  • NFC
  • Includes: IP68 waterproof S Pen
  • Dimensions: 126.8 x 213.8 x 10.1 mm
  • Weight: 0.433 kg
  • 2 Year Warranty
  • MIL-STD-810H certified and IP68
  • Vibration & drop resistant up to 1.8m (when used with the included protective case)
Operating Temperature:
-20 °C to 60 °C
Operating Altitude:
MIL-STD-810H and IP68
Drop Tested:
up to 1.8m (when used with the included protective case)
1 Year Warranty