Tablets and Mobile Connectivity

  Table of Contents
  1. Samsung Galaxy Tablet (Tab A)
  2. Tab A Specifications
  3. Tablet basics
  4. Syncing your Tablet
  5. Using your own devices

Samsung Galaxy Tablet (Tab A)

Cypad Kitchen Manager, Meal Selection and Meal Manager runs on the Samsung Galaxy Tab A [SM-T515], a versatile and sophisticated device giving you a premium tablet without paying a premium price.


The slender Tab A comes with a stylish and sturdy metal unibody that’s just 7.5 mm thin with a vivid 10.1” WUXGA display that delivers 1920 by 1200 pixels of stunning colour and adjustable screen brightness levels.

The Tab A comes with 6,150mAh (typical) of battery life for extended use. With this powerful battery you can enjoy increased mobility away from the power outlet.

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Tab A Specifications


 CPU Speed

 1.8GHz, 1.6GHz

 CPU Type



 RAM Size


 ROM Size


 Available Memory


 External Memory




 10.1" (255.4mm)


 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA)

 Technology TFT

 Color Depth 16M

  Mobile Network


 GSM850, GSM900,
 DCS1800, PCS1900


 B1(2100), B2(1900),
 B4(AWS), B5(850), B8(900)


 B1(2100), B2(1900),
 B3(1800), B4(AWS),
 B5(850), B7(2600),
 B8(900), B12(700),
 B17(700), B20(800),
 B28(700), B66(AWS-3)


 B38(2600), B40(2300)




 USB Version

 USB 2.0

 Location Technology

 GPS, Glonass, Beidou, Galileo


 3.5mm Stereo




 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac   2.4G+5GHz, VHT80

 Wi-Fi Direct


 Bluetooth Version

 Bluetooth v5.0
 (LE up to 2 Mbps)



 Bluetooth Profiles 






 Rear Camera - Resolution

 8.0 MP

 Front Camera - Resolution

 5.0 MP

 Rear Camera - Auto Focus


 Video Recording

 FHD (1920 x 1080)@30fps

 Rear Camera - Flash




 Internet Usage Time (3G)

 Up to 12 (Hours)

 Internet Usage Time (LTE)

 Up to 13 (Hours)

 Internet Usage Time

 Up to 13 (Hours)

 Battery Capacity

 6150 (mAh, Typical)

 Audio Playback Time

 Up to 128 (Hours)

 Talk Time (3G WCDMA)

 Up to 35 (Hours)


 Dimension (HxWxD, mm)

 245.2 x 149.4 x 7.5

 Weight (g)



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Tablet basics

Your tablet is valuable, make sure you store it in the case provided and in a secure location when you are not using it.

Buttons, Cameras & Ports

1.  Power button

2.  Volume button

3.  SIM Card port

4.  USB-C charging port

5.  Front camera

6.  Back camera


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Mobile Connectivity (SIM Cards)

Cypad can provide connectivity through all major networks in the UK. The standard data allowance is 2GB per month, however, depending on your mobile data needs Cypad can provide different data allowances to ensure that you have more than enough data to make full use of the Cypad services.

If you cannot use the internet on your device drag down from the top of the screen to reveal the Notifications options:


Check that the Mobile Data is Active [1]. If Mobile Data is Inactive [2] tap the Mobile Data icon to connect to the Mobile Data.

If this does not connect hold down the power button to show Tablet Options, Tap Restart [3] and Tap Confirm Restart.

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Syncing your Tablet

Remember to sync your Tablet often to ensure that the information is saved and up-to-date.

05:00 Auto Sync

If you login to the tablet, after 05:00, it will automatically sync and download all data (updates) before opening the Kitchen Manager App.

Manual Sync

When a Tablet users Role or Site is changed the user will be made aware of this change when they Sync [1] the tablet or a full background Sync is triggered. Click the Sync button [2] and when the Sync is complete a Sync Successful alert [2] will confirm that the user details have changed and to complete the update the user will need to login.


Tablet reset due to inactivity for 2 months

If the tablet has not been turned on for 2 months, it will force a reset and perform an initial sync after you sign into the Cypad App.

IMPORTANT: The reset and sync will delete any un-synced data stored on the tablet.

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Using your own devices

Should a customer wish to purchase their own Android Tablets it will need to run Android 4.4. (KitKat) or higher to work with the Cypad Apps.

Installing Cypad on an Android Device

To install the Cypad App you will need to manually download the CypadSQM Application.apk file from by clicking on the Download link [1] then confirming you want to Download [2] the file.


Press the Open File [3] option to begin the installation process. When Installing the Cypad App click Settings [4] on the Security alert Allow [5] the Installation.


Click the Back button [6] to return to the installation screen, click Install [7] and when the installation is complete click the Open [8] option.

When the Cypad App opens on the AutoConfig screen enter your Organisation Name [1] and click OK [2].


In the Login screen enter your Username [3] and Password [4] then click Login [5]. This will take you to a Sync screen where you will need to initiate a Sync [6] with the database to upload all the modules and features you have subscribed to.

During the Sync a Security alert will prompt you to allow the installation, click Settings [7] to open the approval screen to enable Allow from the source [8].


Click the Back button [9] to return to the installation screen.

To continue the installation click Install [10] to complete the updates.


When the updates are complete click Go It [11] to start using the App.

The What’s New [12] button will open a page that will detail the most current features and functions available on the App.

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