The Samsung Galaxy Tab is an Android-based compact tablet computer produced by Samsung that debuted on the 2nd of September at the 2010 IFA in Berlin. It is the first of the company’s tablet devices and world’s first DivX Certified tablet. It features a 7-inch (180 mm) TFT-LCD touchscreen, Wi-Fi capability, a 1.0 GHz ARM Cortex-A8 (“Hummingbird“) processor, and the Swype input system. It is equipped with a 3.2 MP rear-facing camera and a 1.3 MP front facing camera for video calls. The Galaxy Tab, at release, was equipped with Android 2.2 (Froyo).
Samsung Galaxy Tab is available in India at a price of
38,000 31,199 28499 24900 Indian Rupees.
Samsung GALAXY Tab’s striking 7” TFT-LCD display delivers exciting mobile experience for watching films, viewing pictures, e-reading or sharing documents. In design, its light (380g) build provides perfect portability, with its svelte dimensions making it easy to grip and use. Supporting the latest Adobe Flash Player 10.1, the Samsung GALAXY Tab fully supports swift, seamless viewing of every single page of the web.
The ‘Readers Hub‘, Samsung’s unique e-reading application, provides easy access to a vast digital library – from classical literature to the latest bestsellers and reference materials. At the same time, Samsung unveils ‘Media Hub’, a gateway to a world of films and videos, and ‘Music Hub‘, an application giving access to a wide range of music tunes.
The Samsung GALAXY Tab has made rich communication truly mobile; it presents a level of converged technology that moves beyond mobile or PC to an entirely new category. Users have new powers to consume, create and communicate from wherever they are.
Powerful, always-on communication
Powered by a Cortex A8 1.0GHz application processor, the Samsung GALAXY Tab is designed to deliver high performance whenever and wherever you are. At the same time, HD video contents are supported by a wide range of multimedia formats (DivX, XviD, MPEG4, H.263, H.264 and more), which maximizes the joy of entertainment.
While the front-facing camera allows face-to-face video telephony over 3G, the rear-facing camera captures still images and video that you can edit, upload and share, all without any hassle. As online content explodes, the Samsung GALAXY Tab is the best portable solution for every lifestyle that needs a constant connection.
With Galaxy Tab’s Video Conference feature, you can conduct business meetings from virtually anywhere. It is also the perfect way to catch up with faraway friends and family. The best way to put a smile over the phone, galaxy tab puts a personal touch on all your communication.
The portable Galaxy Tab has a spacious display perfect for finding your way around with Google Maps Navigation(Beta). Light and compact, Galaxy Tab easily travels with you everywhere – pointing you in the right direction every time.
Whether you are traveling on vacation or just commuting to work, carry every single book magazine and newspaper you want to read. Don’t be stuck with just one book; have the freedom to choose from your entire library collection. From classical literature to the latest bestsellers, from daily newspapers to special interest magazines, eReading have never been easier.
Supporting the latest Adobe Flash Player 10.1, Galaxy Tab brings swift and seamless viewing of every single page on the web. From flash vie to full flash website. You will see it all, even in HD.
See The World In A New Way
Using the camera and GPS, Galaxy Tab brings Augmented reality to your palm. Explore your surroundings in detail, with point-of-interest icons that pop up to show you store and restaurant info and reviews.
Pocket size tablet is extremely compact and slim(11.98mm)
Super light(380g) and easy to carry
One hand operable
Compact sized but large 7″ screen
PC like viewing experience for emailing
Supports auto pulling (POP3/IMAP) and push email for Gmail and ActiveSync Exchange for anytime retrieval
Efficient user interface provides split screen view of list and detail view
Share multimedia content with Galaxy tab and your DLNA compliant TV, PC or laptop via AllShare
With 3G HSPA connectivity, 802.11n Wi-Fi, and Bluetooth® 3.0, the Samsung GALAXY Tab enhances users’ mobile communication on a whole new level.
Samsung GALAXY Tab (GT-P1000) Product Specifications
|Network||2.5G (GSM/ GPRS/ EDGE) : 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 MHz
3G (HSUPA 5.76Mbps, HSDPA7.2 Mbps) : 900 / 1900 / 2100 MHz
|OS||Android 2.2 (Froyo)|
|Display||7.0 inch TFT-LCD, WSVGA (1024 x 600)|
|Processor||Cortex A8 1.0GHz Application Processor with PowerVR SGX540|
|Camera||3 MP Camera with Auto Focus and LED Flash
1.3MP front camera for Video Telephony
|Value-added Features||Android Market™ and Samsung Apps for more applications and contents|
|Readers Hub, Media Hub* , Music Hub*, Social Hub*
*Availability will be decided by market preference.
|Adobe Flash 10.1 player support
Full HD video playback, Thinkfree Office, Swype, Hybrid Widget
|Connectivity||30 pin connector / micro SD
WiFi 802.11n / Bluetooth 3.0
|Memory||16GB / 32GB internal memory, upto 32GB external memory slot
|Size||190.09 x 120.45 x 11.98mm, 380g|
|Battery||4,000mAh (7 hour movie play)|
Samsung Galaxy Tab Official Demo