Should you Buy Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1

IPad has revolutionized the tablet market. Post the launch of iPad there have been so many players in the market which have launched tabs, Samsung is one of them. Tables users typically look for a combination of functionality, aesthetics and performance. Samsung Galaxy 10.1 is a good option for tablet buyers. Users can definitely bet upon its better performance for killing their leisure time as well as spending quality professional time. Apart from basic functions of a tablet, Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 is one of the best in terms of flash-oriented web browsing, HD quality screen, enhanced speed features with HSPA+ and feasible multitasking. There are some cool features which makes Samsung Tab great are discussed below.

First of all, users can have an outstanding experience on the basis of mobility with one of the lightest and thinnest screen tab. It can be assessed as a device with easy portability due to its slim thickness of 8.6mm and light weight of 565 grams. Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 provides excellent display features due to bigger screen, high definition display and brilliant screen sharpness. It supports pixel density of 149PPI with 1280*800 WXGA display. Everything would seem real with rich graphical representation of programs, movies and photos.


Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 has good battery life with en suite 7000mAh battery which has video playback life of 9 hours and music playback life of 72 hours. This tan supports 4-way rotation and it has commendable memory specifications in terms of 1GB RAM and 16/32/64 GB ROM. It supports Bluetooth 3.0 and it has direct Wi-Fi connection. With its dual band support and Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, this device can also be considered for brilliant cellular and wireless services. It has powerful 1GHz NVIDIA Tegra 2 processor with internal dual-core support.

Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 has front as well as rear camera with 2MP capability and HD video recording respectively. It also supports LED flash with auto-focus camera and instant SNS sharing authenticating applications like messaging, Gmail and Picasa. There is another special application called Samsung Hub which is divided into three parts namely Social Hub, Readers Hub and Music Hub. Social Hub is the basic application including incorporated e-mail, SNS and IM messaging. Readers Hub consists of more than 2.3 million e-books, 3000 magazines and 2000 newspapers in 49 languages. Also, its Music Hub puts users in front of a vast ocean o11 million tracks which can be easily searched, downloaded and listened in the tab itself.

Users can browse through speedy Android browser and can access PDF files with the help of already incorporated Adobe Flash Player.  It supports certain video formats like WMV7, WMV9, H.264, WMV8, H.263, DivX, MPEG4 and VP8. It also supports audio formats like AAC, RA, WMA, AAC+, MP3 and e-AAC+. Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 features turn-by-turn direction-finding with the help of location-based service associated with Google Maps. As an addendum, it has A-GPS for better navigation features.

Samsung Galaxy tab 10.1 has Samsung Touchwiz UX features like Live Panel, Clipboard and Mini Apps. Live Panel gives customizable experience for the home screen for instant access to the content features like social networking feeds, image galleries, e-mail and favorite websites. The real essence of Live Panel lies in the real-time data updates required at any possible time by the user. This tab is in direct application with the Android and Google mobile services. Its Google Mobile services include services like:-

  • Google Maps
  • Goggle Calendar
  • Google Talk video chat
  • Youtube
  • Gmail
  • Google Latitude
  • Google Places

Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 can be a boon for professionals because it supports Polaris mobile office formats like PPT, excel and word with additional characteristics of creating and editing the specific files. It has Android’s latest Honeycomb OS which has affiliated features like split view support and multitasking. Navigators would love this device due to sensor features like compass, gyroscope, ambient light sensor and accelerometer. For better Input/output accessibility, it has 3.5mm stereo headphone jack and 30-pin dock connector port.

However, its sleek and light design can be considered as its enthralling features but at the same time, lack of tablet ports can cause problems for some users. Moreover, it is less solid than i-Pad 2 due to its plastic back. Users can acclaim it for its design and performance but it has common features like other tabs in a different manner. Its spacious memory can be useful for storing various music, movies and application files.  People can buy it on a base price of $459.95 from authentic shop outlets or online shopping websites. Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 has everything one wants in a tab but it comes for a cost.