Premium Android Honeycomb Tablet with Ultra-slim, Lightweight Design,
Brilliant 10-inch Touchscreen and Lightning Fast Internet Access
MISSISSAUGA, ON, Sept. 8, 2011 /CNW/ - Samsung Mobile Canada, the
leading provider of mobile devices in Canada and the global leader in
Android™ tablets, today announced the launch of the Samsung GALAXY Tab
10.1, a powerful Dual-Core Android 3.1 (Honeycomb) tablet, operating on
ultra-fast 4G HSPA+ networks, and designed to deliver the ultimate
mobile entertainment experience.
"As a leader in the Android-powered tablet market, Samsung is committed
to providing a variety of feature-rich, always-on devices," said Paul
Brannen, vice president of Samsung Mobile Canada. "The Samsung GALAXY
Tab 10.1 is a valuable addition to our expanding portfolio of smart
portable devices. Sporting a large 10.1 screen and dual surround-sound
speakers, it enables users to enjoy multimedia to the maximum extent
without having to compromise mobility."
As the tablet market experiences unprecedented interest, Samsung is
offering consumers the perfect way to enjoy the huge variety of
opportunities the Android platform provides. Whether playing games,
reading eBooks or updating your Facebook status, the lightweight,
ultra-slim Samsung GALAXY Tab 10.1 is the ultimate entertainer and
builds on the industry-wide success of the Samsung GALAXY Tab.
The Ultimate Entertainment Experience
A 10.1″ (WXGA TFT LCD) display with crystal clear resolution (1280 x
800) makes the Samsung GALAXY Tab 10.1 an unrivalled device for
experiencing the hundreds of thousands of games and applications
available from Android Market™. To compliment the amazing visual
quality of the device, the GALAXY Tab 10.1 includes dual surround-sound
speakers to immerse you even more fully.
The device also includes a 3 megapixel rear-facing camera with Auto
Focus and a 2 megapixel front-facing camera which lets users capture
experiences with the best-in-market full HD record and play as well as
easily share them. With the Android browser and Flash 10.1, the Samsung
GALAXY Tab 10.1 is the perfect tool for consuming the world of the
internet content wherever you are.
Performance and Speed
Combined with the latest version of Android's tablet-optimized operating
system, Honeycomb, Samsung has created a device that is powerful and
The Samsung GALAXY Tab 10.1 includes a 1GHz Dual Core application
processor, giving you the kind of fast and powerful multimedia and web
browsing experience. Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1′s Dual Core processor, low
power DDR2 memory and 6860mAh battery, make it perfect for task
management in an energy efficient way.
At just 565g in weight and mere 8.6mm thick, the Galaxy Tab 10.1 is
lighter, slimmer and more portable, meaning users are free to enjoy its
many features while on the move. With the need to remain constantly
connected, Samsung has also included super-fast HSPA+ 21Mbps,
Bluetooth® 2.1+EDR and Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n connectivity to support
rapid mobile download speeds and reduce data transfer times.
The 4G capable versions of the Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 are now available
on the wireless networks from Bell Mobility, Rogers Wireless, TELUS
Mobility, Virgin Mobile and Sasktel. For more details about pricing
and mobile data options, please refer to these wireless carriers. For
details on the Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1, please visit www.samsung.com.
About Samsung Electronics Canada Inc.
Samsung Electronics Canada, Inc. (SECA), a wholly owned subsidiary of
Samsung Electronics Co., markets a broad range of award-winning digital
consumer electronics, information systems, telecommunications and home
SECA upholds Samsung's mission to provide consumers with innovative
digital convergence products that possess exceptional technology,
quality, features, performance and value. The company oversees the
Canadian operations of Samsung's consumer electronics and home
appliance division, as well as its wireless terminals and information
Samsung has been a global TOP sponsor of the Olympic Games since 1997
and has been a presenting sponsor of the Olympic Torch Relay from 2004
to 2008. Samsung is also a proud sponsor of Hockey Canada, Stars on
Ice and is the official HDTV sponsor of the NFL.
For customer service inquiries, please call 1-800-SAMSUNG
(1-800-726-7864), and for more information, please visit www.samsung.com.
SOURCE Samsung Electronics Canada Inc.
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