Samsung has officially announced two new additions to the Galaxy Tab family, the Samsung Galaxy Tab 8.9 and the Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1.
Both new models are NVIDIA Tegra 2 based running Android 3.0 Honeycomb and are equipped with WXGA (1280X800) display, 3.0megapixel front and 2.0megapixel back camera, LED Flash, capability to play full 1080p HD videos, Bluetooth v3.0, Wi-Fi 802.11 (a/b/g/n), Gyro, Accelerometer, and digital compass and a memory card slot.
Samsung Galaxy Tab 8.9 and Galaxy Tab 10.1 vs Ipad 2
|Samsung Galaxy Tab 8.9||Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 (New)||Apple iPad 2|
|Depth||8.6 mm||8.6 mm||8.8 mm|
|Weight||470 grams||595 grams||601 grams|
|Screen Size & Technology||8.9-inches PLS||10.1-inches PLS||9.7-inches IPS|
|Battery Capacity||6000 mAh||6800 mAh||6930 mAh|
Galaxy Tab 8.9 and Galaxy Tab 10.1 Pricing and Availability
Both Galaxy Tab models will be available in HSPA+ and Wi-Fi only models.
- Galaxy Tab 10.1 WiFi-only 16GB: $499, available June 8th
- Galaxy Tab 10.1 WiFi-only 32GB: $599, available June 8th
- Galaxy Tab 8.9 WiFi-only 16GB: $469, available “early summer”
- Galaxy Tab 8.9 WiFi-only 32GB: $569, available “early summer”