Check the new Samsung Galaxy Tabs :
- Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 T210 - 7 inches capacitive touchscreen, Android Jelly Bean OS, 1.2GHz Dual core processor, Dual camera, WiFi, GPS support – Rs.11,999
- Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 211 T2110 – 7 inch display, Android Jelly Bean, 2G/3G Voice calling – Rs.14,999
- Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 310 - 8 inch display, Android Jelly Bean, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth Connectivity, 2G Calling Tablet – Rs.16,990
- Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 311 – 8 inch Display, Android Jelly Bean, Voice calling, 3G, Wi-Fi enabled Tablet – Rs.23,790
- Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 P3110 – 7-inch display , Wi-Fi , Android Jelly Bean , NO SIM support - Rs.8,499
- Samsung Galaxy Note 800 – 10.1-inch Android ICS Tablet - Rs.35,190
- Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 P5100 – 10.1-inch 3G Tablet – Rs.22,490
- Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 P3100 - 7-inch Touch Screen , 3G/2G SIM Slot , Android 4.0 , 1GHz dual core processor - Rs.14,307
The new Samsung Galaxy Tab is a 7-inch (now 8.9 and 10.1-inch are also available , check below ) Multi-touch display tablet running the latest Android OS v2.2 (upgrade able to v2.3) . It is a compact communication and entertainment device that can slip in to your pocket and is always connected, lightweight and smart.
It features high speed 3G connectivity,Wireless LAN Wi-Fi, and the latest Bluetooth v3.0 . The new Samsung Galaxy Tab sports a large 4000 mAh battery and is powered by a Cortex A8 1.0GHz application processor.You can do video calling with the 1.3 mega-pixel front camera and capture pictures with 3 mega-pixel rear Camera .
Samsung Galaxy Tab Vs Apple iPad
Samsung Galaxy Tab tablet has to compete with the new 9.7-inch Apple iPad which is also in the same price range .Samsung Galaxy tab price in India (now) is around Rs.8,500 less than the entry level Apple iPad (WiFi + 3G version) .Samsung Galaxy tab price in India is Rs.23,500 whereas the Apple iPad Price in India (3G+WiFi) is Rs.31,900 (16GB) . (Apple iPad 2 is now available in India at starting price of Rs.29,500) .
Click here for more information on Apple iPad in India .
Samsung Galaxy Tab tablet advantages over Apple iPad Tablet :
- More Portable – Samsung Galaxy Tab can be kept in pocket whereas Apple iPad can not be due to its large display size .
- Multi-tasking – Samsung Galaxy Tab supports multi-tasking but iPad does not .
- Dual Camera – Samsung Galaxy Tab sports Dual Camera (front & rear) , iPad does not have camera
- Phone – Samsung Galaxy Tab can be used as a phone whereas iPad can not be .
- Bluetooth – Samsung Galaxy Tab has latest Bluetooth v3 module , iPad supports v2.1 only
- Weight – Samsung Galaxy Tab is lighter (380gm) , iPad is 0.73kg (3G model)
- Samsung Galaxy Tab is officially launched in India ,
iPad is not , you can only buy it from sites like ebay or from abroadiPad is also now launched officially in India and so is the iPad 2 .
Samsung Galaxy Tab tablet disadvantages over Apple iPad Tablet :
- Smaller Display (view) size
- Lesser display resolution
- Android UI is not as tuned as the iOS UI
- Android Market need more time to compete with the Apple App Store
Samsung Galaxy Tab Price in India
Samsung Galaxy Tab Price in India :
The new Samsung Galaxy Tab tablet is available in India at price of Rs.14,000 (with Android v2.2 and Wi-Fi only) and Rs.26,000 (Wi-Fi + 3G + Android v3.2 HoneyComb + better processor) . It is now no more available in the market as it is replaced by the newer version – the Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 .
Buy Samsung Galaxy Tab and get Free Stereo Bluetooth headset ,special diary case for the tablet , 2GB memory card with MapMyIndia application , and 3-Idiots movie DVD .
Samsung Galaxy Tab Offers with various network operators in India :
Samsung has announced various data packages that Galaxy Tab buyers will get in India depending on their telecom operators. The telecom operators include Aircel, Airtel, Tata Docomo, Vodafone and Reliance Mobile.
- Samsung Galaxy Tab Airtel Offer
- 2GB free data usage @ Rs. 300 per month for 6 months
- For activation customers will have to SMS “SAMSUNG” to 543210 from their Airtel numbe
- Samsung Galaxy Tab Aircel Offer
- 3 GB free per month for 3 months for Prepaid users
- 1 GB free per month for 6 months for postpaid users
- For activation: Prepaid Customers SMS “SMART PI” to 54343. Post –Paid customers visit Aircel COCO store with original TAB bill
- Samsung Galaxy Tab Reliance Mobile Offer
- 5 GB Free Data usage per month for 6 months on Reliance network
- For Activation: Visit any Reliance World/Reliance Mobile store outlet or call Customer care on 3033 3333 or from Reliance mobile phone – *333
- Samsung Galaxy Tab TATA Docomo Offer
- 3GB Free data per month for 6 months on Tata Docomo network
- For Activation: SMS “Bun TAB” to 141
- Samsung Galaxy Tab Vodafone Offer
- 2GB data @ Rs. 99 per month for Prepaid users
- 2GB data @ Rs. 199 per month for Post –paid users
- For Activation: SMS “STAB” to 111 ( Toll Free) from Vodafone number
Samsung Galaxy Tab Accessories Price List
- Detachable Travel charger – Rs.1,899
- Car Charger – Rs.1,899
- Desktop Dock – Rs.2,099
- Keyboard Dock – Rs.3,749
- Diary Case – Rs.1,999
- USB Cable – Rs.899
- TV out cable – Rs.899
- Headset – Rs.799
- C-Type Stylus pen – Rs.899
- Pouch (Dark brown) – Rs.1,749
- Pouch (Camel) – Rs.1,749
- Car Mount – Rs.2,849
- Portable Speaker – Rs.1,299
|Technical Specifications for Samsung Galaxy Tab (discontinued)|
|Operating System:||Android 2.2 , upgradeable to Android v2.3|
|Voice call support:||Yes|
|Processor:||1GHz Cortex A8|
|2G:||GSM 900/1800 MHz|
|Other Display features:||Multi-touch|
|Other Connectivity options:||A-GPS|
|3.5mm audio jack:||Yes|
|Multimedia Format support|
|Video Player:||MP4, H.264|
|Audio Player:||MP3, AAC, OGG, WMA, AMR-NB/WB|
|Video recording:||Yes, 30fps|
|Front camera:||1.3 Megapixels|
|Other Camera features:||Auto-focus|
|Talk time:||upto 38 hours(2G), upto 17.5 hours (3G), upto 280 min (VT Call)|
|Standby time:||upto 28 days (2G), upto 25 days (3G)|
|Expandable:||Up to 32 GB|