Tab 2

Gearing up for Mobile World Congress, Samsung has announced the Galaxy Tab 2 (10.1) this evening, to go along with it's 7-inch sibling. The Tab 2 (10.1) has a 1280x800 display, a dual-core 1GHz CPU, 1GB of RAM and runs Ice Cream Sandwich. Unlike it's predecessor, it also comes with a slot for an external SDcard. Coming in both 16GB and 32GB versions, in both a wifi and HSPA+ 21 configuration. TouchWiz is also on board, as is a healthy 7,000mAh battery. No word on pricing, but Samsung says this one will go on sale this March in the UK. We'll find out any further details direct from Samsung when we meet with them this week. The full press release is after the break.

Source: Samsung

Samsung's new GALAXY Tab 2 series offers optimal multimedia experiences in life

February 26, 2012

Samsung introduces its first line-up of tablets for 2012 with the launch of the GALAXY Tab 2 series, expanding the choice of tablets to customers. The GALAXY Tab 2 series includes a 7" version and a 10.1" version. Starting from UK, the GALAXY Tab 2 series will be launched in global market from March.

The GALAXY Tab 2 series is available in 3G and WiFi versions, as well as in 7" and 10.1" variants. Light and portable, the GALAXY Tab 2 (7.0) is the ideal personal on-the-go device; while the larger GALAXY Tab 2 (10.1) is well-suited for home and family use.

The GALAXY Tab 2 series is exhibited at Samsung stand (Hall 8), Mobile World Congress 2012. For multimedia content and more detailed information, please visitwww.samsungmobilepress.com.

Samsung GALAXY Tab 2 (7.0) Product Specifications

  • Network: HSPA+ 21Mbps 850/900/1900/2100
  • Processor: 1 GHz Dual-Core Processor
  • Display: 7" WSVGA(1024x600) PLS TFT
  • OS: Android 4.0(Ice Cream Sandwich)
  • Camera: Main(Rear): 3 Megapixel Camera
  • Sub(Front): VGA for Video Call
  • Video Codec: MPEG4, H.263, H.264, VC-1, DivX, WMV7, WMV8, WMV9, VP8
  • Video Format: 3GP, ASF, AVI, MP4, WMV, FLV, MKV, WebM
  • Playback/ Recording: Full HD@30fps, HD@30fps
  • Audio codec: MP3, AAC, AC-3, AMR, FLAC, MID, WMA, WAV, OGG
  • Music Player with SoundAlive
  • 3.5mm Ear Jack
  • Value-added Features
  • Samsung TouchWiz/ Samsung L!ve Panel
  • Samsung Apps
  • Samsung Hub - Readers Hub/ Music Hub/ Game Hub/ Video Hub
  • Samsung Hub Widget - Music Hub/ Game Hub/ Video Hub
  • Samsung S Suggest (App recommendation service)
  • Samsung ChatON mobile communication service
  • Samsung AllShare Play
  • Samsung Kies / Samsung Kies air
  • GoogleTM Mobile Services - Android Market™, Gmail™, YouTube™, Google Maps™, Syncing with Google Calendar™, Google Search, Google +
  • Polaris document editor
  • A-GPS, Glonass
  • Connectivity
  • Bluetooth technology v 3.0
  • USB 2.0 Host
  • Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct
  • Sensor: Accelerometer, Digital compass, Light, Proximity( Available on 3G version only)
  • Memory: 8/16/32GB User memory + 1GB (RAM) microSD (up to 32GB)
  • Dimension: 193.7 x 122.4 x 10.5 mm, 345g
  • Battery: Standard battery, Li-ion 4,000mAh

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Samsung GALAXY Tab 2 (10.1) Product Specifications

  • Network: HSPA+ 21Mbps 850/900/1900/2100
  • Processor: 1 GHz Dual-Core Processor
  • Display: 10.1" WXGA(1280x800) PLS TFT
  • OS: Android 4.0(Ice Cream Sandwich)
  • Camera: Main(Rear): 3 Megapixel Camera Sub(Front): VGA for Video Call
  • Video codec: MPEG4, H.264. H.263, VC-1, DivX, WMV7, WMV8, WMV9, VP8
  • Video format: 3GP, ASF, AVI, MP4, WMV, FLV, MKV, WebM
  • Playback/ Recording: Full HD@30fps, HD@30fps
  • Audio codec: MP3, AAC, AC-3, AMR, FLAC, MID, WMA, WAV, OGG
  • Music Player with SoundAlive
  • 3.5mm Ear Jack
  • Value-added Features
  • Samsung TouchWiz / Samsung L!ve Panel
  • Samsung Apps
  • Samsung Hub - Readers Hub/ Music Hub/ Game Hub/ Video Hub
  • Samsung Hub Widget - Music Hub/ Game Hub/ Video Hub
  • Samsung S Suggest (App recommendation service)
  • Samsung ChatON mobile communication servicea
  • Samsung AllShare Play
  • Samsung Kies / Samsung Kies air
  • GoogleTM Mobile Services - Android Market™, Gmail™, YouTube™, Google Maps™, Syncing with Google Calendar™, Google Search, Google +
  • Polaris document editor
  • A-GPS, Glonass
  • Connectivity
  • Bluetooth technology v 3.0
  • USB 2.0 Host
  • Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct
  • Sensor: Accelerometer, Digital compass, Light
  • Memory: 16/32GB User memory + 1GB (RAM) microSD (up to 32GB)
  • Dimension: 256.6 x 175.3 x 9.7 mm , 588g
  • Battery: Standard battery, Li-ion 7,000 mAh