Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1, a Honeycomb Thinest Tablet

Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 Overview

Having had undergone several revisions like cuts the weights, including a redesign to cut thick body, the Galaxy Tab 10.1 was present. Selection of a wider screen on the basis of the latest android Honeycomb make tablets girded as the iPad 2 nearest competitor.

Galaxy Tab 10.1

When Galaxy Tab 10.1 held by one hand, feels quite light . Perhaps the plastic material that wraps to the body part  reduce weight. Compared iPad 2, Galaxy Tab 10.1 0.2 mm thinner and 36 grams lighter. However, the selection of this material does not mean flawless. Plastics, especially in the rear casing feels slippery when held and easily scratched. When matched with the iPad 2, it appears that aluminum iPad 2 appear more elegant and sturdy.

The Galaxy Tab 10.1 is using 10.1-inch widescreen display, 1280 x 800 WXGA TFT LCD, 149 ppi, 4-way rotation, ambient light sensor. The 16:0 display is so crisp and clear, both outside and indoors. There is an automatic display settings, adjust to the available light. Super PLS technology (line plane switching) makes the screen remains clearly visible in wide angle and int the excessive lighting. Better than the  IPS panel technology that carried by  iPad.

Using Android 3.0 Honeycomb operating systm, Dual core 1 Mhz NVIDA Tegra 2 processor , 1 Gb RAM, 16 GB internal memory, but there is no USB ports on the tab, like  Transformer and Motorola Xoom tablet. Similarly, there is no HDMI port and a micro SD slot. There are only a single 30 pin port at the bottom to connect the data cable and congenital hole 3.5 mm audio jack.

Samsung provides a headphone with microphone integrated. There is a pause / skip on the headphones that serves as a pause button when playing music. Speaker hole is placed on the left and right deliver good quality sound, while at the top there is the power button, volume and SIM card slot.

Galaxy Tab 10.1 browser is multitab and using Android browser with Flash supports. You can use the motion function in the browser. When you wish to zoom in or out website, place your two thumbs on the left and right of the screen, then move down to zoom in or up to zoom out. Watching Youtube? Can be directly from the browser even if the application is also available. A somewhat disturbing is when we want to access sites that have dual versions (web and mobile) such as yahoo, then by default the browser is read in mobile version. it’s useless eh, for the 10.1-inch screen size?

Galaxy Tab 10.1 camera application Features somewhat perfectly, although the 3 megapixels camera considered outdated. You can easily adjust the exposure, resolution, white balance and shooting modes. Rear camera response is rather slow, sometimes takes a few seconds to snap the object to be a photograph. Switch from the rear camera to the front camera or otherwise  is quite easy using the switch. The results of the video is quite ideal, even when capturing moving objects sometimes loses focus, but still on the acceptable ranges.

Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 Specifications

Disclaimer. We can’t guarantee that the information below is 100% correct.

Processor 1 Ghz Dual Core Nvidia Tegra 2 Processor
Operating System Android OS, v3.0 (Honeycomb)
Memory 1 GB Ram
Network 2G Network : GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100
Storage 16/32/64 GB ROM
Ports & Expansion Slot
Display 10.1 Inch Wide Screen, 1280×800 WXGA TFT LCD
Camera Front camera: 2 MP camera
Back camera: 3 MP auto-focus camera with LED,
can record HD 720p Video
Wireless Connection Wi-Fi (802.11 a/b/g/n), dual band support
Bluetooth 3.0
Audio Surround sound speakers
Multimedia Audio compatibility: MP3/WMA/AAC+,RA
Video compatibility: DivX/WMV/XviD/3gp,h263,h264,MP4,VP8
Battery Built in 7000 mAH Battery
Dimensions 256.7 x1753x8.6mm
Weight 565 g

Source for  Specification : Samsung Official Site for Galaxy Tab 10.1

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