Verizon snags Samsung Galaxy Tab?

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Verizon snags Samsung Galaxy Tab?
Remember the other day when we reported on Verizon's roadmap for the remainder of the year? We gave you information about a Samsung produced tablet called the I800. According to a screen shot of Verizon's computer systems, the I800 is the Samsung Galaxy Tab. This dove tails perfectly with the picture we showed you recently of a CDMA version of the tablet.

The Galaxy Tab has generated quite a buzz with an introduction of the device set for Wednesday in Berlin. Android 2.2 will be powering the tablet at  launch which means that out of the box, the unit will be able to run Flash in the browser. We are expecting a November release of the Verizon model of the Galaxy Tab, which will have a 1.3GHz processor under the hood, offer 512MB of RAM and carry a 7 inch (Super?)AMOLED screen.

While Verizon fans are probably excited about this news, the carrier's roadmap mentioned a Motorola built tablet with a 10 inch screen running Android 3.0. The tablet, code named the Z600, is also expected to launch in November. If Big Red customers are getting a headache trying to decide which one they would like to buy, we would suggest taking two tablets and seeing the Doc in the morning.

source: BGR



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8 Comments

1. som

Posts: 768; Member since: Nov 10, 2009

iPad competitors are in hot seat, better and cheaper.

2. Jeradiah3

Posts: 1149; Member since: Feb 11, 2010

I hope tht it is cheaper cause i like the way the tablet looks and would be a great x-mas gift for myself and my woman

6. iHateCrapple

Posts: 734; Member since: Feb 12, 2010

Hopefully things will play out like the ipad and you wont have to sign a contract to get one. Maybe the option for a subsidized price would be nice?

3. narley21 unregistered

please be super please be super please be super... AMOLED!

4. derp unregistered

woohoo! instead of 3.7" force close errors, we get to experience 7" force close errors.

5. meeyawh unregistered

and they can get them at incredibly unnoticable speeds. a whole 300 megahertz faster.

7. iHateCrapple

Posts: 734; Member since: Feb 12, 2010

After owning one for a while now I have to say that that is a serious annoyance...Easy to remedy(most times) but still annoying!

8. Russki

Posts: 45; Member since: Dec 26, 2009

Exceptionally better ui than the ipad, id go with an android tab over an apple tab any day - but battery life is going to be an issue i presume - especially if it has an AMOLED screen lol

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