Samsung mobiles, India have launched an awesome touchscreen smartphone
with good multimedia and social networking capability.It's popular
name is "Galaxy Tab" and is available in black and grey colors. It is
190 x 120 x 12 mm and weighs 380gm. This smartphone is designed with
regular physical buttons, capacitive touch keys are missing. The D-pad
is replaced by a single home button as the phone is touchscreen to
lower the cost. It carries wide 7.0-inches TFT capacitive
hi-resolution screen that displays 16M colors in 600 x 1024 pixels
resolution. It is powered by Android v2.2 and can be easily updated to
Froyo 2.2 as it has 512MB RAM. It can be fetched at the most
reasonable price in this segment at just Rs.12,300. The display is
actually decent in direct sunlight at maximum brightness. Galaxy Tab
also includes Swype text entry method where finger slides from one
letter to the next and makes texting quite speedy with practice. The
TouchWiz user interface is advanced and works silky smooth on its 1GHz
processor. Its other features which draw attention are Multi-touch
input method, accelerometer sensor for UI auto-rotate, 3-axis gyro
sensor, touch-sensitive controls and proximity sensor for auto
turn-off. Samsung GALAXY Tab is the best portable solution for
powerful and all time constant connection required in contemporary
Samsung Galaxy Tab offers great music quality as it is loaded with a
high class music player with surround sound. MP3/MP4 music player that
will support all the possible audio & video formats including
MP4/DivX/WMV/H.264/H.263 and MP3/WAV/eAAC+/AC3/FLAC formats
respectively.It lacks an in-built FM radio but it packs a TV-out and
full video HD playback feature. Its ‘Music Hub,’ is an application
that gives access to a wide range of music tunes.Samsung is great in video format support, and the Galaxy 3 is no
exception – it plays DivX/XviD and videos run up to the 720x480
resolution. Android based “All Share” feature via which users can
share Multimedia content between devices like the mobile and the PC as
well as the TV.
Samsung Galaxy Tab has an integrated 3.15-megapixel camera but it
lacks a dedicated camera button and autofocus and LED flash. The
results are decent as true colors are captured and image clarity is
not compromised. It offers features such as geotagging, face and smile
detection at 2048x1536 pixels resolution. There is provision for video
shooting in QVGA resolution at 15 frames per second. Indexing and
scrolling through multimedia files is slow due to slow CPU.There is
also a 1.3MP secondary camera in it.
Samsung Galaxy Tab carries enough capacious internal memory of 512 MB
RAM and 16/32GB internal storage in which you would be able to save
practically unlimited entries phone book and call records & many text
messages. For the rest of the data like huge data files including
audio &video tracks, wallpapers, text files etc, and its external
memory will be expandable up to 32 GB.
Samsung Galaxy Tab will be powered by a very good battery. The 4000mAh
battery pack good amount of talk time and stand by time.
The Samsung Galaxy Tab is fitted with powerful speakers, 3.5mm audio
jack and sound quality is brilliant.
The Samsung Galaxy Tab via its Wi-Fi and 3G HSDPA with 7.2mbps speed
to get a speedy browsing experience. At the same time, Samsung unveils
‘Media Hub,’ a rich gateway to a world of films and videos and
directly enables communicating via SNS, email, SMS and MMS. ThinkFree
Office Mobile which enables users to create and edit word docs,
spreadsheets and PowerPoint presentations. Users can also download
applications from Samsung Apps store.
As the Samsung Galaxy Tab is an advanced phone, it has enabled all
kinds of messaging options including GPRS & WAP supported MMS,RSS,
Push e-mails, and SMS etc. from anywhere except sending the text or
enhanced messages. There is IM chat enabled for keeping in touch with
dear ones on the move. The ‘Readers Hub,’ Samsung’s unique e-reading
application, provides easy access to a vast digital library – from
classical literature to the latest bestsellers and reference
The Samsung Galaxy Tab is the quad-band GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
and tri-band 3G HSDPA 900/1900/2100 network ready handset.
The Samsung Galaxy Tab is carrying a good number of high class in-built games
with the easily understandable instruction menu.
The Galaxy 3 comes with A-GPS and digital compass gadgetry built in.
The phone comes with Google Maps, location finding app. for ease of
movement using directions from phone.
The Android platform offers plenty of smartphone features in the
Samsung Galaxy Tab. It is a compelling mid-range Android device with
its capacitive screen, smooth TouchWiz interface and 4000mAh battery
size. Moreover, the design is very impressive with 7 inches
touchscreen. Powered by a Cortex A8 1.0GHz application processor, it
always deliver high performance. Its High Definition video contents
are supported by a wide range of multimedia formats (DivX, XviD,
MPEG4, H.263, H.264.
The strengths of Galaxy 3 are mainly the 3G HSPA connectivity, 802.11n
Wi-Fi, and Bluetooth® 3.0. The video conferencing and push email
experience on its big 7-inch display make communication richer,
smoother and efficient. It is a a mobile phone on the move via
Bluetooth® headset and for voice telephony, it is a perfect
speakerphone on the desk.