The new Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 on sale now, with the 9.7-inch, 32GB version starting at $499.99. The 8-inch version starts at $399.99. Both versions boast a gorgeous screen, lightweight design, and solid specs. But as powerful as these new tabs are, they can still benefit from the addition of a few key accessories. If you just bought a new Samsung Galaxy Tab S2, pick up these cases and accessories to enhance your user experience.
1. oeago 360 Degree Rotating PU Leather Stand Folio Case for Tab S2
After spending a few hundred bucks on a new tablet, it’s just plain common sense to keep your new tab in a protective case. A case is a particularly good idea for tablets that will be shared with friends, family, or work colleagues. This case has a great feature: the rotating stand. The 360 degree rotating stand allows you to switch between landscape and portrait orientation. This is a nice accessory for both personal and business use of your tablet.
2. V7 Premium Messenger Carrying Case
V7 makes this bag in two different sizes, and both versions just happen to fit the variant sizes of the new Tab S2. The bag comes in grey or black. The bag is thoughtfully constructed, with tons of pockets for stashing pens, a stylus, cables, papers, your smartphone, and more. If you are looking for a smallish bag for work or school, this is a solid choice.
Price: $12.47-$14.99, depending on size selected (50 percent off MSRP)
3. IQ Shield Tempered Glass Screen Protector for Samsung Galaxy Tab S2
A screen protector is a must, particularly for shared devices. It’s even more important for families that plan to let young, accident-prone kids play with the Tab S2. This screen protector has a 9H hardness rating, making it tough enough to stand up against keys, minor drops, and other scratches. A unique silicone adhesive allows for an easy, bubble-free installation process.
Price: $9.98 (50 percent off MSRP)
4. Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 9.7 Keyboard Case
A case is good. A case with added functionality is even better. This keyboard case is ideal for people who type faster on a physical keyboard. The case also comes with a stylus and a cable, which are some nice added freebies. There are five case color options to choose from. The charging time is about four hours, but then you can expect about 90 hours of uninterrupted working time.
5. Samsung Universal USB Extended Battery for Smartphones and Tablets
If you play a lot of games or watch a lot of movies, your tablet’s battery will run down quickly. Samsung’s own external battery pack offers 9000mAh of juice, and it can be used to recharge both tablets and smartphones. If you feel like you’re constantly running around with a low battery, this is a must-have. Want a smaller, more portable battery pack? Check out our piece on the best portable battery packs.
Price: $69.99 (56 percent off MSRP)