Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 Game Edition incoming, GamePad controller in tow


From the looks of it, Samsung is ready to launch a product bundle tailored with gamers in mind. It is focused around the company's Galaxy Tab 3 8-inch tablet and the GamePad game controller which Samsung unveiled just days ago. You won't be required to attach the tablet to the controller, however – it would be too large to fit anyway. Instead, there will be an HDMI adapted thrown in the set as well, allowing you to hook up the 8-inch Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 to a TV. Three premium games will also be included in the bundle, although what titles have been chosen isn't clear.

Pricing for the Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 Game Edition hasn't been specified. Details regarding the bundle's launch date and market availability aren't clear either, but since the retail box above appears destined for Germany, we can safely assume that the Game Edition Tab 3 will be sold in parts of Europe.

source: All About Samsung (Translated) via All About Phones (Translated)

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Galaxy Tab 3 8-inch
  • Display 8.0" 1280 x 800 pixels
  • Camera 5 MP / 1.3 MP front
  • Processor Samsung Exynos 4 Dual, Dual-core, 1500 MHz
  • Storage 32 GB + microSDXC
  • Battery 4450 mAh(24h 3G talk time)

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6 Comments

1. ArtSim98

Posts: 3535; Member since: Dec 21, 2012

And what game would I play with it? Angry birds? Cut the rope? Nah. Boring

3. ihavenoname

Posts: 1693; Member since: Aug 18, 2013

I'm more concerned if there is enough power. Those specs are barely good for phone. Best Gaming tablets are Pro 2 (well, it looks like a tablet), Dell Venue Pro, iPad Air+Mini 2 and Nexus 7.

2. mercorp

Posts: 1045; Member since: Jan 28, 2012

Just get an ouya...

4. ArtSim98

Posts: 3535; Member since: Dec 21, 2012

Just get a real console or PC.

5. JerryTime

Posts: 468; Member since: Nov 09, 2013

A cool idea, but until yoh see enough hardware under the hood for major title support on mobile, stuff like this won't take off like the prospective manufacturers want it to.

6. Tech_Junkie1996

Posts: 43; Member since: Aug 29, 2013

I'll be honest, I think this is an excellent idea, just not for Samsung. They don't put enough power into their Tab devices. If this was with the G Pad or Nexus, it would be an excellent addition.

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