Samsung GALAXY Tab 2 (10.1) to launch in U.K. on August 22nd for £300/£400

Samsung GALAXY Tab 2 (10.1) to launch in U.K. on August 22nd for £300/£400
This seems to be the month for Samsung to push out its new 10.1 inch tablets. With the Samsung GALAXY Note 10.1 starting its Global launch, U.K. retailer Carphone Warehouse is listing the Samsung GALAXY Tab 2 (10.1) as having a launch date of August 22nd and a price of £300 ($471 USD) for the Wi-Fi model and £400 ($628 USD) for the unit with 3G connectivity. The retailer is accepting pre-orders for the tablet now.

The Samsung GALAXY Tab 2 (10.1) offers a 10.1 inch Super PLS LCD display with the same 1280 x 800 resolution and low 149ppi pixel density as seen on the Samsung GALAXY Note 10.1. A dual-core 1GHz processor runs the show and the tablet has 1GB of RAM and 32GB of native storage on board. A 32GB capacity microSD slot can help you expand the storage on the unit. The 3MP camera on back captures video in 720p at 30fps and there is a VGA front-facing shooter for self-portraits and video chat. A 7000mAh battery keeps the tablet running. Android 4.0 is installed out of the box.

If you are looking for performance on a 10 inch tablet, the quad-core Exynos processor on the Samsung GALAXY Note 10.1 should be considered. If you're on a budget and pricing is your main concern, the Samsung GALAXY Tab 2 (10.1) should be on your list.

source: CarphoneWarehouse (1), (2) via Engadget


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Galaxy Tab 2 (10.1)
  • Display 10.1" 1280 x 800 pixels
  • Camera 3 MP / 0.3 MP VGA front
  • Storage 32 GB + microSDHC
  • Battery 7000 mAh

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8 Comments

1. Ubi2447

Posts: 131; Member since: Feb 14, 2012

Or you could just get the Asus TF700 now?

2. medicci37

Posts: 1361; Member since: Nov 19, 2011

I thought Samsungs preference for amoled was the reason for their instance on 1280×800 tabs. But they're using LCD. Wtf ? This is 1 area i wish Samsung would copy Apple.

4. Fayeznoor

Posts: 74; Member since: Nov 15, 2011

Samsung is using In House developed PLS LCD, its better than normal LCD or IPS LCD

7. fragmentation

Posts: 31; Member since: Jul 13, 2012

Huh? So you think Sammy 149pixel is better than others to?

3. taz89

Posts: 2014; Member since: May 03, 2011

The tab 2 10.1 is already available to buy in the uk

5. squallz506

Posts: 1075; Member since: Oct 19, 2011

Hmmm 10.1" 1280*800 a dual core processor and ics for $500 or a 7" 1280*800 quadcore and jellybean for $200. I love my nexus 7

6. Fayeznoor

Posts: 74; Member since: Nov 15, 2011

and why is this even in headlines all over web. this tablet is available in UK from a month or so.

8. Arix01

Posts: 5; Member since: Jul 06, 2012

i am living in London and i can buy the Samsung Galaxy Tab2 10.1 right now !!!! where the Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 gonna launch on 16th !!!!!!

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