The Samsung Galaxy Tab Family “78910” Release

By | March 25th, 2011



At CTIA 2011, the Korean electronics giant, Samsung proudly introduced two new additions to the Samsung Galaxy Tab family. The oldest member being the Galaxy tab 7 and new ones, 8.9 and 10.1 .The two new models not only have bigger screen sizes, 8.9 inch and 10.1 inch respectively, but they also bring a host of new features along.

galaxy tab 10.1 The Samsung Galaxy Tab Family “78910” Release

Samsung is really proud of the fact that these new tablets are the lightest and slimmest in their class, with a pretty impressive thickness of 8.6mm.

Both the new models have a capacitive touch screen, a 1280×800 pixel resolution and work on a dual core processor, they run Android 3.0 with Samsung’s new Touch Wiz UX 4.0 skin add-on. They also have Dual camera with auto focus and LED flash (3MP front and 2MP rear). Samsung also claims a 10-hour battery life, just like the iPad 2. The tablets are equipped with an accelerometer, Gyroscope, light sensors, and a compass as well as A-GPS.

Samsung has also thrown out few clever accessories which include a Bluetooth headset shaped like a pen to keep in your pocket, a dock which charges the device and allows you to connect via HDMI, and a connector port for easy access to USB card readers etc via the proprietary USB port.

The Wi-Fi Only version of the tablets will be available in summer for $469 and $499 for 8.9 inch and 10.1 inch model respectively. You can also double the storage by paying an extra $100.

Samsung with all these sizes, features and pricing has deepened the Tablet competition further.

via Phone Arena