New Galaxy Tab 3 Series launched
Seven, eight and ten inch models of new Galaxy tablet available in UAE
Samsung has launched a new range of Galaxy tablets for mobile and home use.
The Galaxy Tab 3 series includes 7-inch, 8-inch and 10.1 inch model, with the 7 and 8 inch versions intended for mobility, while the 10 inch model is meant to provide an entertainment hub at home.
The 7 inch model is powered by a 1.2GHz Dual Core processor, running Google Android 4.1. The tablet has internal storage of up to 16GB, expandable to 64GB with a microSD card, 1GB RAM, and a 3-megapixel rear camera and a 1.3 -megapixel front camera. Connectivity is through WiFi, USB, 3G and Bluetooth 3.0. The tablet includes features for multitasking and multimedia consumption, such as Samsung's Sound Alive for Audio and Dolby Surround for Video Play.
The 8 inch Galaxy Tab 3 runs on a 1.5 GHz Dual Core processor with Android 4.2, with 16 or 32GB total internal memory, and expandable by microSD up to 64GB, with 1.5GB RAM. The tablet has a 5 megapixel rear camera and 1.3 megapixel front camera, and also include WiFi, USB, 3G LTE and Bluetooth 4.0.
The tablet also has feature for better reading performance, include illumination and tone controls for comfortable reading in different light conditions; along with travel features such as Smart Travel Companion and S Translator.
The 10 inch model is intended to provide an entertainment hub for home use. It runs Android 4.2 on a 1.6 GHz Dual Core processor, with 3-megapixel rear camera and a 1.3 -megapixel front camera. Memory is 16 or 32GB internal, again expandable with microSD card, and 1GB RAM. Connectivity is via WiFi, USB, 3G, LTE and Bluetooth 4.0. The tablet includes features to integrate with home entertainment devices, including Smart Remote and MHL (TV Out) capabilities.
Denzil D'Souza, Head - Business Planning Division, IT Group, Samsung Gulf Electronics commented, "Today, consumers are increasingly using their tablet devices for multi-media consumption activities so we decided to build on our previous success in this category and offer a tablet with increased entertainment features and connectivity, coupled with a range of screen sizes. The GALAXY Tab 3 series gives consumers the choice of three sizes with the smaller tablets perfect for reading or watching films on the go, and the 10.1 version acting as a more portable entertainment system for use at home. Samsung has developed the GALAXY Tab 3 series to meet the demands of our diverse and growing consumer base so we are pleased to be able to launch a series to suit everyone."
The Galaxy Tab S3 series models are available in the UAE from AED799 (7-inch), AED1,399 (8-inch) and AED1,599 (10.1-inch).