Samsung has announced at the CTIA 2011 their two upcoming tablet, Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 and Samsung Galaxy Tab 8.9. Samsung claim if the Galaxy Tab 8.9 is thinnest and lightest Android tablet at this moment with weighs only 470 grams and measuring in 230.9 x 157.8 x 8.6 mm, a hair thinner than Apple’s iPad 2 by 0.2mm. Combining with ultra-thin form factor with a lightweight design, the Galaxy Tab 8.9 inch provides the ultimate tablet experience without compromising mobility.
Samsung Galaxy Tab 8.9 inch is ultimate multimedia and Entertainment tablet which offer web browsing experience. it’s the perfect device for today’s mobile professional with features 1GHz Dual Core application processor, 8.90 inches WXGA TFT Capacitive multi touchscreen display with 1280 x 800 pixels, 3D Graphics hardware accelerator, Bluetooth 3.0, WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n, support 1080p HD video and Flash playback, support Adobe Flash Player 10.2 and works on EDGE/GPRS 850/900/1800/1900 with HSPA+ 21Mbps 850/900/1900/2100.
The new Samsung 8.9 inch tablet also equipped with a 16G/32G/64G internal storage, up to 32GB microSD, Dual camera with 3.0-Mega Pixel Camera AF with LED Flash and 2.0-Mega Pixel Camera front facing camera for video chat, Gyroscope, Accelerometer, Digital Compass, Ambient Light sensor, 3.5mm Earphone Jack, Stereo Speaker and 6000mAh battery. The handset is runs on Android 3.0 Honeycomb and also support 720p HD Video capture, MP3, AAC, AAC+, eAAC+, OGG, MIDI, AMR-NB/WB music file and MPEG4/H263/H264, Divx/Xvid for video file.
The thinnest Galaxy Tab 8.9 is preloded Samsung TouchWiz UX with with a Live Panel menu to display a variety of content on the home screen and Mini Apps Tray for commonly used features, Readers Hub and Music Hub for download more than 2,000 newspaper in 49 languages, 2,300 magazines in 22 languages, 2.2 million books and 13 million songs. You can also acces to Samsung Social Hub, Google Mobile Services such as Google Talk Video Chat, Google Maps, Books, etc and acces to more than 150.000 apps in Android market. Samsung Galaxy Tab 8.9 Tablet is expected will be available June (2011), but pricing is still to be announced.