Samsung's top-of-the-line Galaxy Tab S series is legitimately awesome, but the 8.4 and 10.5-inch models are also considerably more expensive than their competitors. For a short time Samsung is discounting both of them by $100 on its official online store. The base 16GB Wi-Fi models of the Galaxy Tab S 8.4 and Galaxy Tab S 10.5 are now $299.99 and 399.99, respectively, a sale price that's reportedly effective through Saturday, April 11th. Both tablets are available in white and bronze colors with free shipping.

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If that's not cheap enough for you (and it's still not all that cheap), Amazon has the Galaxy Tab S 10.5 for $20 less. As is its wont, the online mega-retailer has beaten Samsung's price on the larger tablet, currently selling it for $379.99 with free two-day shipping for Prime subscribers. Oddly, this price only applies to the "titanium bronze" version of the tablet; the white version is still discounted, but "only" down to $397.99. The smaller Galaxy Tab S 8.4 gets the same discount, from $399 down to $297.99 with Prime shipping.

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If you want to know why the Tab S series is held in such high regard, it's mostly because they have the best screens of just about any tablet. Samsung pulled out all the stops with full-sized Super AMOLED panels, as opposed to the LCD-IPS panels on the slightly older Galaxy Tab Pro series. Want more info? Check out Cameron Summerson's dual review. Act quickly: once the deal on Samsung's site expires, Amazon is likely to revert the price as well.

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