Samsung Galaxy Tab 8.9 Hitting U.S. On October 2nd For $469/$569

Samsung Galaxy Tab 8.9

Samsung has earlier launched the LTE version of the Samsung Galaxy Tab 8.9 and if you remember, we’ve seen this tablet at CTIA event way back in March of this year. Just a few hours ago, Samsung officially unwrapped U.S. version of the Galaxy Tab 8.9 Honeycomb OS powered tablet. Samsung Galaxy Tab 8.9 will be available for sale from October 2nd for $569 for the 32 GB version, and $469 for the 16 GB variant.

Measuring at 8.6 millimeters thickness, weighing at 447 grams, the Samsung Galaxy Tab 8.9 runs Android 3.1 Honeycomb OS with TouchWiz UX, sporting an 8.9-inch display with 1280 X 800 pixels of resolution, 1GHz dual-core processor ticking inside, 1GB of RAM, 3MP rear-facing camera, 2 megapixel front-facing camera to make video calls. Bluetooth 3.0, 1080p HD video playback, Wi-Fi a/b/g/n, DLNA functionality, Flash Player 10.2, Samsung Mini Apps Tray, Social Hub, Reader’s Hub, Music Hub and a 6000mAh battery. The new TouchWiz UX feature will be including Live Panel – Magazine like widget, Mini Mode Tray – One-touch overlay access to commonly used applications, Clipboard –Advanced copy & paste functionality, Indicator Quick Panel – Quickly toggle on/off connectivity, Photo Editor – Rotate, crop and adjust colors on high quality digital images. Hopefully, TuchWiz UX feature will come pre-installed with the Galaxy Tab 8.9 at launch time. Galaxy Tab 10.1 has recently got upgraded to TouchWiz UX after a long time.

Read: Samsung Galaxy Tab 8.9 Full Specifications.


You can pre-order the Samsung Galaxy Tab 8.9 16GB/32GB variants right this second at Best Buy stores across the nation.

[Via: Android Community]

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