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Samsung Introduces the Galaxy Tab 2 7" Android 4.0 Tablet
      #42177 - 02/13/12 03:29 PM

Samsung today introduced its first line-up of tablets for 2012 with the launch of the GALAXY Tab 2 (7.0) Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich tablet. The Galaxy Tab 2 will be available in 3G and WiFi versions. Starting from UK, the GALAXY Tab 2 (7.0) will be launched in global market from March. Here is more info:

Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 is the first Android 4.0 powered tablet from Samsung. The new OS is faster and more responsive for multitasking. The Galaxy Tab 2 also sports HSPA 21Mbps as well as WiFi connectivity. The GALAXY Tab 2 (7.0) offers Samsung's upgraded Touchwiz user interface, AllShare Play, a new content-sharing service available for the first time on any Samsung mobile device. AllShare Play allows users to play or live-stream their multimedia content on their GALAXY Tab 2 (7.0) from PCs, other Samsung smart devices as well as third-party web storages.

With the voice call capability, the GALAXY Tab 2 (7.0) can be used just as easily as a phone. It also lets users to spontaneously arrange multi-party video calls via Google hangouts, as well as engage in group chats or micro-communities to collectively chat or share content. In addition, ChatON, Samsung's cross-platform communication service, connects all phone users of any platform into a single community. ChatON uses phone numbers instead of ID and passwords, and provides easy instant messaging and group chatting in various formats--images, video, voice, contacts.

Samsung GALAXY Tab 2 (7.0) Specifications:

HSPA 21Mbps 850/900/1900/2100

1 GHz Dual-Core Processor

7" WSVGA(1024x600) PLS TFT

Android 4.0(Ice Cream Sandwich)

Main(Rear): 3 Megapixel Fixed Focus Camera
Sub(Front): VGA for Video Call

Codec: MPEG4, H.263, H.264, VC-1, DivX, WMV7, WMV8, VP8
Format: 3GP, ASF, AVI, MP4, WMV, FLV, MKV, WebM
Playback/ Recording: Full HD@30fps, HD@30fps

Codec: MP3, AAC, AC-3, AMR, FLAC, MID, WMA, WAV, Vorbis
Music Player with SoundAlive
3.5mm Ear Jack

Value-added Features:

Samsung TouchWiz/ Samsung L!ve Panel UX
Samsung Apps
Samsung Kies / Samsung Kies air
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
AllShare Play
Google Mobile Services
- Android Market, Gmail, Google Earth, YouTube, Google Maps, Syncing with Google Calendar
A-GPS, Glonass

Bluetooth technology v 3.0
USB 2.0 Host
Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct

Accelerometer, Digital compass, Light
Proximity( Available on 3G version only)

8/16/32GB User memory 1GB (RAM)
microSD (up to 32GB)

193.7 x 122.4 x 10.5 mm, 344g

Standard battery, Li-ion 4,000mAh


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