The Galaxy Tab E sports 9.6-inch display  and runs 1.3 GHz quad-core processor coupled with 1.5GB RAM. The device features 8GB of internal storage which can be expanded via microSD card.

The tablet packs a 5 MP rear camera and 2 MP front-facing shooter. Tab E gets its juice from 5,000 mAh battery and runs Android 4.4 KitKat. On connectivity front, the device only supports Wi-Fi and the tablet is 8.5 mm thin and weighs 490g.

The tablet will be launched in Taiwan by the end of the month and while Samsung has not confirmed anything yet, expect it to make its way to India as well.

Demand from the commercial sector will be the main driver for tablet PCs globally and shipments are estimated to cross 269 million units by 2019, research firm IDC said.

Worldwide shipment of tablets is expected to reach 234.5 million units this year, a modest year-on-year increase of 2.1 percent from 2014, and touch 269.4 million units by 2019, it said.