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Samsung's Galaxy Tab S6 Lite isn't light on looks

Made from metal and glass, the midrange 10.4-inch tablet is a step-down from the top-notch Tab 6, but you wouldn't necessarily know it at a glance.

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Samsung Galaxy Tab S6 Lite

Starting at $350, the Tab S6 Lite is essentially the Android equivalent of Apple's basic iPad. Samsung, as usual, delivers a bit more for the money, making this an excellent pick if you're looking for a pen-enabled tablet for work and play. 

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USB-C port

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AKG-tuned speakers

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Stand it vertically for video chats

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MicroSD card slot (and LTE support in some regions)

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Power and volume

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Headset jack

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A better angle for drawing

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8-megapixel camera on the back

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A place to rest your thumb

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Handle calls and texts on tablet

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Connect a Bluetooth keyboard

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Pen commands at the ready

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Write on the screen, even when it's off

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Great for gaming, too

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Case closed

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Samsung Galaxy Tab S6 Lite

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