Samsung Galaxy Tab Active – rugged slate from the company will be available for purchase in India with a price Rs. 52,000.

The Galaxy Tab Active features a 8-inch WXGA display (1280 x 800 pixels) and is powered by 1.2 GHz quad-core processor, alongside 1.5 GB of RAM. It is equipped with 16 GB of internal storage which can be expanded up to 64 GB via microSD card.

Samsung Galaxy Tab Active runs on Android 4.4 KitKat and will be up-gradable to Android 5.0 Lollipop. It has 3.1 megapixel AutoFocus rear primary camera with LED flash and also a 1.2 megapixel front-facing camera for selfies and video calls. It weighs 393 grams and is 9.75 mm thick.

The Galaxy Tab Active is Samsung’s first rugged Galaxy Tablet with anti-shock covering which can withstand a 1.2-meter drop, while its protective cover is on. It is water and dust resistant with IP67 certification.

Apart from the 4G LTE, it has 3G HSPA+, Bluetooth 4.0, WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n, GPS, GLONASS and NFC as connectivity options. It will be available in Titanium Green colour with the Protective Cover and C-Pen. Its 4,450 mAh battery can be replaced by the user. It should be available in India around March, 2015 for Rs 52,000.