Samsung Galaxy Tab(P1000) to be launched on Vodafone

Samsung P1000 GALAXY Tab is going to be launched on Vodafone carrier, powered by latest Android 2.2 OS(Froyo) with full voice call functionality. Galaxy Tab is only the first device in its series of slates, as it plans on making great steps in the tablet PC market.

Samsung Galaxy Tab features 7” TFT Capacitive touchscreen(1024×600 pixels), Cortex-A8 processor running at 1GHz, 512MB RAM, PowerVR SGX540 graphics, rear camera with 3.15 MP-(2048×1536) pixels with  autofocus & LED flash, front camera with VGA 1.3MP, Android 2.2 Froyo OS, Adobe Falsh Player 10.1. It comes with 3G HSPA connectivity, 802.11 b/g/n Wi-Fi, and Bluetooth® 3.0 and two storage capacities are on option, either 16GB or 32GB.

Samsung Galaxy Tab comes with Full HD(1080p) video player & Recorder(720×480)@30 fps as it will be the world’s first DivX Certified® tablet. 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. There is an Apple like 30-pin dock connector on the bottom that allows for HDMI, USB, and docking accessories. Galaxy Tab’s standard back color is white, carriers might offer different colors.

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Full Technical Specifications of Samsung Galaxy Tab

2G NetworkGSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
3G NetworkHSDPA 900 / 1900 / 2100
L x B x H190 x 120 x 12 mm
Weight380 g
Type16M TFT Capacitive touchscreen
Size7.0 inch
Colors & Pixels16M(16 777 216) colors & 1024 x 600 pixels resolution
Input/ User Interface
InputSwype text input
TouchWiz UI
Multi-Touch zoom
Digital zoom
System Properties
Operating SystemAndroid v2.2 OS (Froyo)
ProcessorCortex A8 1GHz Application Processor with PowerVR SGX540 graphics
Storage Capacity
Memory16GB/32GB internal storage available
Browser & MessagingHTML
Android Browser with Flash player 10.1
RSS Reader
MMS, Email, Push Mail, IM, RSS, SMS(threaded view)
Still3.15 MP having (2048×1536) pixels with  autofocus, LED flash
SecondaryVGA 1.3MP
VideoFull HD(1080p) video player & Recorder(720×480)@30 fps
Bluetooth & USBv3.0 with A2DP Stereo & v2.0 micro USB
WLANWi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n
Headset3.5mm stereo headset jack
3GHSDPA, 7.2 Mbps
HSUPA, 5.76 Mbps
Music & Video
Video FormatMP4/DivX/WMV/H.264/H.263
TypeStandard battery, Li-Ion 4000 mAh
Playback time7 hours movie play
Other FeaturesSwype
Multiple Homescreens
Hybrid widgets
Samsung Apps
Media Hub, Music Hub, Social Hub, Reader Hub
Thinkfree(Document viewing & editing)
Integrated GNS
Adobe Flash 10.1 support
Android Market
Java MIDP 2.1
Colour AvailabilityBlack and Grey

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Samsung Galaxy Tab’s  4000 mAh battery offers up to 7 hours of video playback, DivX and Flash videos included and the excellent Android web browser. Samsung’s unique e-reading application ‘Readers Hub’ was included on the slate, as well as its ‘Media Hub’ and ‘Music Hub’ solutions, offering access to films, videos and music and it also features a TouchWIZ user interface.

Watch this below official preview of Samsung Galaxy Tab by Samsung.

Price & Availability

The Samsung GALAXY Tab is expected to start selling in October in the majority of Vodafone’s European markets and the price has not decided yet. Keep watching this space for further updates.

It is rumoured to be cost around €699 ($895) for the 16GB model, or €799 ($1,025), for the 32GB variant.

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