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Galaxy Tab 8.9 available in Sweden, Finland, Denmark and Norway by August(0)
According to Samsung’s most recent press release, Samsung Galaxy Tab 8.9 together with its twin, Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1, has been set to arrive at the Nordic countries, including Sweden, Finland, Denmark and Norway in two months time, and that’s August to be exact.
As we may notice, almost all of the news recently has been about Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 leaving Samsung Galaxy Tab 8.9 behind the spotlight. It is only this Nordic arrival that Samsung Galaxy Tab 8.9 has been put into headline. If you were curious enough to know why, some sources reported that Samsung Galaxy Tab 8.9 has been facing issues about screen problems. Whatever it was, or it is, if there is really such an issue, there is no formal words from Samsung up to day. Given such screen problem rumor related to Samsung Galaxy Tab 8.9, Samsung remained silent and never spoke about this matter. Behind this rumor, Samsung moved the public by announcing Samsung Galaxy Tab 8.9 market arrival and it is unexpectedly due to arrive in Sweden, Finland, Denmark and Norway by month of August or September.
If you were confused between the 10.1 and 8.9 versions of Samsung Tablets, technical aspect must be a factor in decision making which one to pursue. The Samsung Galaxy Tab 8.9 technical specifications are almost similar to that of the Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 version. The screen display of 8.9 versus 10.1 inches is the obvious difference. In terms of operating system, both will be run by Google’s Honeycomb operating system, with 1GHz dual core application processor specifically made for Samsung Galaxy Tablets. All features in connectivity aspect which includes HSPA, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth + EDR and USB 2.0 remain similar for both versions of Samsung Galaxy Tab. So far, aside from the screen size, the battery installed for each tablet varied, with 6800mAh for tablet 10.1 while 6000mAh for 8.9 inch version.
In terms of pricing strategy, Samsung remained competitive by setting Samsung Galaxy Tab 8.9 price at $469 and $569 for 16GB and 32GB respectively. Samsung Galaxy Tab price varies according to the internal memory capacity. Expect bigger prices of Samsung Tablets in Europe though.
Given the options of 16GB and 32GB, users could optimize their tablet utilization by storing more data, including files, movie, music and games. Samsung Galaxy Tab 8.9 support Flash Player 10.1 which allows extensive movie and gaming experience. Whether you buy Samsung Galaxy Tab 8.9 or 10.1, you would surely experience the same computing needs that your usual laptop can provide. Go and get one now!
Release Date of Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 will not be postponed(1)
With few days left before 8th of June, which is the supposed release date of Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1, unwanted rumors claiming that European launching of Samsung Galaxy Tab will be up by August, surfaced but without Samsung’s conformity.
Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1, together with its twin Tablet, Samsung Galaxy 8.9, has been set to hit the store shelves by early days of June this year, just a few months from the time that these Tablets were introduced during the convention in Orlando. However, as early as now, a rumor came out that the anticipated European launch will be delayed until August due to Android 3.1 malfunction issue. This rumor, of course, has may have disappointed those Tablet fans who are looking forward to hold the most updated Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 with latest and upgraded technical specs by this month. Fortunately, Google, the company making Android OS, denied the authenticity of the news about Android 3.1and left the launching rumor to Samsung’s responsibility.
Google Android 3.1 is the upgraded OS of Galaxy Tablet, and has been the primary OS option of most iPad competitors including Samsung Galaxy Tab and Motorola Xoom Tablet. Being a remarkable number one option, it is undoubtedly good in delivering Tablet experience. Function issues of Android 3.1 in Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 remains a rumor, as proven by updates in Motorola Xoom Tablet which is now being experienced by Xoom users.
Aside from that, the US largest cellular provider, Verizon Wireless, announced to sell Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 by the 2nd week of June, making this rumor remains a gossip. With Verizon’s plan, Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 price would be $529.99 for 16GB version and $629.99 for 32GB model.
In contrast to Verizon’s pricing, people who would want to buy Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 could expect a price of around $499 for 16GB version while 32GB costs $599, almost same with its close competitors’ price. Very affordable and cheap enough to provide instant and real time access to emails and internet services anywhere.
Samsung Galaxy Tab 8.9 is now available for pre-order in UK(3)
Great news to Android fans as the Samsung Galaxy Tab 8.9 price is already listed at Europe.amazon.de for €606.50.
The Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 model is also listed with the Amazon website but still without a price yet. Nevertheless, Tablet fans from Germany, France and UK should feel great about it as this device is 100% sure available for pre-order in Europe.
On the other hand, there have been complaints that the price is a bit too high for the European fellows and there has been confusion about the reality of the Samsung Galaxy Tab 8.9 technical specifications. Note that the 16GB version Samsung Galaxy Tab 8.9 which is listed in Amazon Europe did not specify yet whether the tablet is the WiFi-only or the 3G version. The only sure thing is that it runs through NVIDIA dual-core Tegra 2 processor along with the Android 3.0 Honeycomb.
As a review, the Samsung Galaxy Tab 8.9 WiFi-only features a dual band together with a Bluetooth. Specs include a 1280 x 800 screen with front 2MP and a back 3MP cameras as well as 8.6mm size on its thickest point. The Android 3.0 Honeycomb has its own various applications and widgets to enjoy. However, it is important to note that the Samsung Galaxy Tab 8.9 technical specification does not include a microSD Slot except for all its storage version and only for the biggest one, the 32GB model.
On the other hand, when the Samsung Galaxy Tab 8.9 is blessed with the promised WWAN, world is of wider difference just like having EC-DO or HSDPA, for there is no need for a WiFi hotspot to access the internet.
While the Samsung Galaxy Tab 8.9 Technical Specifications is not totally unveiled yet, folks who plan to buy Samsung Galaxy Tab 8.9 have a bit of complaint on its price too. Note that when buying the Galaxy Tab 8.9 in US, it would only cost one a $469 from the pocket, knowing that the Euro price of €606.50, when converted to US dollars, is equal to $853. Hence although the Samsung Galaxy Tab 8.9 is out in Germany, the featured price is still a heart ache realizing that it is more expensive that it would be in the US.
While Amazon does not have a clear explanation of both issues yet, it is wise to stay attuned with the latest news about the Samsung Galaxy Tab 8.9 technical specification and price on Tablets For yoU.
Samsung Gingerbread Upgrade(1)
After long months of waiting since the release of the Gingerbread Code, the Gingerbread upgrade is already up for the Galaxy S family line. These include the Galaxy Tab 7-inch model which already had its taste of Android 2.3 upgrade in Italy, Galaxy Smart phones, and Galaxy Ace/Gio/Fit mini phones Gingerbread upgrade from Froyo 2.2 in United Kingdom, Denmark, Sweden, Norway and Finland.
With the Android 2.3 Gingerbread, users enjoy speedy performance and upgraded usability as well as take pleasure for more user interface and immerse mobile experience. For instance, experience 3D gaming experience with lower CPU consumption rate, better virtual keyboard, and new download manager as well as live with enhanced copy-and-paste functionality along with faster access and control. In this case, the Android 2.3 Gingerbread upgrade might be the answer to some complaints of the Samsung Galaxy Tab older version of OS or the Android 2.2.
No worries for other Galaxy Tab savvy folks because from UK, the upgrade will continue to roll in the European markets, Canada and US, Southeast Asia, Middle East, and Africa according to the regional plan.
On the other hand, fellows who plan to buy Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 should know that the Android 2.3 Gingerbread upgrade will not apply to Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 technical specifications. Both the Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 and Galaxy Tab 8.9 will come equipped with the Android 3.3 optimization. This means that both also have their own advantage over the other.
For instance, Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 also known as Galaxy Tab 2 might have a higher camera mega pixels and faster Wi-Fi connectivity but does not have an external memory like the Samsung Galaxy Tab 7-inch Screen.
On the other hand, while the Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 price is already set and will be available by June 8, Tablet fans that got the very first Samsung Galaxy Tab 7 should not have any reason to regret, for the Gingerbread upgrade is simply available for free on Samsung’s official website.
As of now, Tablet users in Italy are already enjoying the benefits of the Gingerbread upgrade but folks should remember that Samsung does not cease to create better than best, and still open for more updates before one realize Android 2.3 Gingerbread has upgraded again to something even more surprising.
Docked Samsung Galaxy Tab 8.9 spotted in Russia(4)
Every Tablet fans who love typing and prefer using keyboard would surely buy Samsung Galaxy Tab 8.9, the “not so small but not so big” version of Samsung Galaxy Tab line, as it is now equipped with keyboard docking station. Samsung Galaxy Tab 8.9 was spotted in Russia as it goes through global marketing after its introduction in Orlando.
Though we know that keyboard is just a part of the whole computing unit, the performance of the Tablet still plays an important role in deciding whether which Tablet to buy. Keyboard inclusion in Tablet will help users to easily type messages whenever working on long writing projects. Such addition of keyboard docking station could further intensify the competition between the Tablet market and netbook market share, if there’s really a war. As Samsung Galaxy Tab 8.9 is now accessorized with keyboard docking station, Tablet users might get confused, is that a Tablet or a netbook?
This inclusion of keyboard docking station is not new to Samsung users. Last year, the company introduced a keyboard dock for the Samsung Galaxy Tab 7.0 inch version. This keyboard docking station was seen in white color only and there is no official word from Samsung if they will offer it in other color such as black.
The Samsung Galaxy Tab 8.9 technical specifications have so much to prove. Being an Android Tablet run by Honeycomb 3.0 and powered by 1GHz Nvidia Tegra 2 processor, Samsung Galaxy Tab 8.9 is perfect for those Tablet users whose needs match with what 8.9 version offers. Samsung never fail to amuse its consumers by incorporating the TouchWiz software on Samsung Galaxy Tab 8.9 as well.
Right now, the Samsung Galaxy Tab 8.9 price has never been finalized yet as there is no exact information regarding its market launching. But for those who would buy Samsung Galaxy Tab 8.9, checking through Samsung’s website and online stores for pre-order announcements would be great idea. Tablets4u will keep you updated with Galaxy Tab 8.9 price.
Samsung Galaxy Tab 8.9 dubbed as the perfectly sized tablet(0)
Dubbed as the perfectly sized Tablet, Samsung Galaxy Tab 8.9 has been recently seen in Germany, just more than a month after it was introduced in CTIA.
After the release of iPad2, Samsung seized the opportunity of competing with Apple. Samsung produced a better and slimmer Tablet according to Samsung Galaxy Tab 8.9 technical specifications. When Apple released its iPad2 with a 0.34 inch thickness, Samsung tried its best and came up with 0.33 inch thick Tablet. That’s how competitive the market players are.
According to some reviews, especially among those not fond of Android Tablets, Samsung is exempted to be not liked. It has the capacity to overcome iPad2 in terms of performance. Run by 1GHz dual core processor, with Android 3.0 Honeycomb Operating System with Touchwiz 4.0 platform, Samsung Galaxy Tab 8.9 price is worth of its value and capability in computing tasks.
With respect to other specs, Samsung Galaxy Tab 8.9 has two cameras, one VGA on the front for video chat and one 3MP rear facing camera with LED flash for taking pictures and video shooting. Its 8.9 LCD widescreen has a 1280 by 800 pixels resolution, just like the usual laptop or desktop have.
In terms of price, people can buy Samsung Galaxy Tab 8.9 with 16GB and 32 GB memory storage options in as low as $469 and $569, respectively.
Having a size of 8.9, it is the most perfect Samsung Galaxy Tab ever introduced. The 7.0 inch gives a somewhat limited screen, thus, strict video watching, while 10.1 inches Tablet might be too heavy to be handed always. Tablet 8.9 is just the perfect Samsung Galaxy Tablet among the three.
Truly, Samsung is on its way of making the best Tablet, creating a complete ecosystem where people could browse the internet, download music, read books, watch movies and so on and so forth.