It is smart, It is stylish, It is cool………It is all about the new android tablet, Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1; Samsung has tried to take “Tablet Competition” to a new level with their new successor Galaxy Tab 10.1.
Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1
In a recent press release, Executive Vice President and Head of Sales and Marketing DJ Lee said, “As a leader in the Android-Powered Tablet market, Samsung is committed to providing a variety of feature-rich, always-on devices. Samsung Galaxy Tab is a valuable addition to our expanding portfolio of smart media devices. Sporting a large 10.1 screen and dual surround-sound speakers, it enable users to enjoy multi-media to the maximum extent without having no compromise mobility”. Let’s look into its features in detail.
Operating System and Display
Andriod 3.0 as operating system, Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 features a resolution of 1280×800 and 10.1 inches bright and even screen from different angles.
Extremely Portable and Light Weight
This upcoming model of Samsung android tablet is lighter than iPad and Motorola Xoom; most of its parts are composed of plastic rather than metal. Weight of Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 is 599g and its thickness is 10.9mm, looks like an extremely portable tablet as compare to other best Tablets.
Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 is powered by 1 GHz Dual Core Processor. This powerful processor helps fast access to internet and one can enjoy superfast browsing experience.
When it comes to camera, it features dual cameras i.e. 8 Mega Pixel rear camera and 2 Mega Pixels front facing camera. Rear camera with LED flash can record high quality video of 1080p; on the other hand, front facing camera is most suitable for video calls. Now, you can enjoy the Google talk with Galaxy Tab 10.1.
Customized User Experience
One can customize different contents on Home Screen i.e. digital pictures and different websites including socialPre-loaded Readers Hub and Music Hub
Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 has pre-loaded Readers Hub and Music Hub; now, one can access to 2.2 million books, 2,000 newspaper and 2,300 magazines.
iPad 2…..Rival Tablet
Samsung marked iPad 2 as its major competitor in Tablet market; As a matter of fact, Samsung has designed Galaxy Tab 10.1 by keeping in view the iPad 2. Let’s evaluate the features of these two tablets.
Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 Vs iPad 2
1. Shape and Weight
Screen size of iPad 2 is 9.7 inches and is bit smaller as compare to 10.1 inches screen of Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1; weight of both tablets is almost same i.e. 1.3 pounds.
2. Screen Resolution
Screen Resolution of iPad 2 is 1024×768, on the other hand; Samsung Galaxy Tab offers 1280×800.
3. Power of Processors
iPad 2 is powered by 1 GHz A5 processor; therefore, it is faster than Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1. You might be surprised to know that, A4 chip that is used by Apple in original iPad is designed by Samsung.
4. Operating System
Apple iPad 2 operates on iOS 4.3; iOS 4.3 helps the user to access the internet swiftly while Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 operates on Honeycomb, and Android 3.0 makes Galaxy Tab 10.1 more feasible for multi-tasking.
5. Internal Memory and Camera
As far as internal memory is concerned, iPad 2 offers three choices to its users, i.e. 16GB, 32GB and 64GB; on the other side, Galaxy Tab 10.1 offers just two choices i.e. 16GB and 32GB. Samsung Galaxy Tab and iPad 2, both have dual cameras i.e. front facing and rare facing camera.
6. Battery Life
Battery life of Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 and iPad 2 is almost same i.e. 10 Hrs.
Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 is expected to give cut-throat competition to iPad 2. It has been ranked among the top 10 tablet PCs of 2011. Now, time will take decision, which tablet among these 2 will mark the history.