Samsung Galaxy Tab Active 2 8.0

Samsung Galaxy Tab Active 2 8.0

Looking for a hardworking rugged tablet, stacked with great features? You can’t go wrong with the heavy-duty Samsung Galaxy Tab Active 2 8.0. It has military-graded durability, certified against shocks, drops, humidity, wide temperature ranges, dirt, and it even has a water-resistant touchscreen. It also sports a handy array of sensors that can help you on the job, like an accelerometer, gyroscope, compass, and GPS. The device stays extra secure, thanks to biometric access features, and it offers an 8MP rear camera and 5MP front-facing camera. It’s powered by an Exynos 7870 octa-core processor, 4,450mAh battery, 3GB of RAM, and 16GB of flash storage. And with USB-C charging, expandable microSDXC storage, a 3.5mm headphone jack, and support for dual-band Wi-Fi and LTE, you can stay connected, plugged in, and more the entire workday.

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This device is no longer supported by the manufacturer or is no longer available for purchase. This page is for historical information only. If you have questions about hardware selection for your business, contact us.

Samsung Galaxy Tab Active 2 8.0 Specifications



8” LCD (1280 x 800p)


8MP rear (autofocus), 5MP front


Exynos 7870 Octa, octa-core Cortex-A53 @ 1.6GHz


USB-C 2.0, microSDXC, 3.5mm

Operating System (OS)

Android 7.1.1


4,450mAh Li-Ion


Fingerprint (front-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass

Bluetooth 4.2
802.11 a/b/g/n/ac dual-band





Weight (in grams)



127.6 x 214.7 x 9.9mm






What Does “Esper Supported” Mean?

Esper Supported devices have been fully validated by Esper in our labs or deployed at a sufficient scale by customers to prove they meet the bar for real-world deployment. When you choose an Esper Supported device, you’re getting hardware that is sufficiently vetted for use on our device management platform and ready for deployment at scale.

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Esper Foundation for Android is an enterprise-grade operating system for company owned and managed hardware. It features long-term support, regular security patches, and customizable control over the entire experience, combined with robust and powerful device management tools. It’s the full-stack solution you’ve always dreamed of. 
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Inadequate hardware can restrict the functionality of your system, resulting in a subpar experience and performance. Esper tackles this with:
Zero-Touch Provisioning
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Features of Esper Supported Devices

Samsung Galaxy Tab Active 2 8.0

Remote Control
and Debugging

Control, troubleshoot, and debug devices as if they’re right in front of you. From anywhere.
Samsung Galaxy Tab Active 2 8.0

Kiosk Mode

Lock a single app to the screen with top-notch security. No breaking it, no getting around it.
Samsung Galaxy Tab Active 2 8.0

Granular Software Deployment

Software delivery on your terms. Specific devices,  groups, and app version control.
Samsung Galaxy Tab Active 2 8.0

Automated Provisioning

Build custom blueprints to automate device provisioning and streamline setup. Over and over again.