Samsung Galaxy Tab 7.7 Jelly Bean Roll Out Begins

The Samsung Galaxy Tab 7.7 Jelly Bean update has started to roll out.

The Samsung Galaxy Tab 7.7 Android 4.1 Jelly Bean roll out has begun after a bit of a delay and it appears that the software is currently rolling out for owners of the aging tablet in Asian markets with other regions having to wait. In March, Samsung reportedly ran into issues with the Samsung Galaxy […]

Samsung Galaxy Tab 7.7 Jelly Bean Update Could Be Far Off

The Galaxy Tab 7.7 Jelly Bean update could be far off.

The Samsung Galaxy Tab 7.7 Android 4.1 Jelly Bean update, which has yet to roll out to owners of the aging tablet, could be far off as Samsung has reportedly encountered issues with the update that have pushed the release to a date that’s later than its original one. Samsung’s Galaxy Tab 7.7 last got […]

Verizon Galaxy Tab 7.7 Ice Cream Sandwich Update Roll Out Imminent


Verizon has finally approved the Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich update for the Verizon Galaxy Tab 7.7 which means that the update should be rolling out to users of the tablet device sometime in the near future, possibly in a few days. The carrier posted the update to its website which is usually the first […]

Samsung Galaxy Tab 7.7 Ice Cream Sandwich Roll Out Begins

The Galaxy Tab 7.7 ICS roll out has begun.

It looks like the Samsung Galaxy Tab 7.7 Ice Cream Sandwich update roll out has begun. According to SamMobile, the Galaxy Tab 7.7 Android 4.0 update is currently available in select regions through Samsung Kies. It appears that the software is currently available to those who own the tablet device in Austria. We’re unsure whether […]

Samsung Galaxy Tab Ice Cream Sandwich Release Date Coming Next Month

Samsung Galaxy Tab Ice Cream Sandwich Release Date Coming Next Month?

It looks like owners of the Samsung Galaxy Tab 7.7, Galaxy Tab 7.0 Plus, Galaxy Tab 8.9 and Galaxy Tab 10.1 will finally see Ice Cream Sandwich roll out for their devices starting next month. Samsung Hub has been tipped off to a July Ice Cream Sandwich release date with a majority of the devices […]

Are 4G Tablets Better Than Smartphones For Older Users?

Samsung Galaxy Tab 7.7

In the comments on my review of the Galaxy Tab 7.7 from Verizon Wireless, reader Karen Murray said something interesting. She told us that she bought the tablet on contract plus a basic phone instead of a smartphone. Since no one offers family data plans yet, it made more sense for her to ditch the […]

8 Best Samsung Galaxy Tab 7.7 Accessories

MiniSuit Dual View Leather Case and Cover

The Galaxy Tab 7.7 may not be the least expensive 7-inch Android tablet around, but its multiple charms have earned it some loyal fans. If you recently bought the 4G LTE tablet, it’s time to accessorize. Below are eight great accessories and cases for protection, productivity, and fun. Whether you use the Tab instead of […]

March 2012 Ultrabook, Laptop and Tablet Review Roundup

New iPad 3rd Gen

The biggest and most anticipated product of March was the new iPad, of course, but it’s not the only noteworthy piece of mobile tech we reviewed here at GBM and on our sister site, Ultrabooks keep coming and they keep getting better. Just take a look at the Dell XPS 13 below. And the […]

Why Would You (Or Did You) Buy A 3G or 4G Tablet Instead Of Wi-Fi?

Verizon 4G LTE iPad Setup

Industry analyst Chetan Sharma released a wireless market update report today that reveals, among other things, that consumers overwhelmingly preferred Wi-Fi only tablets to those with mobile broadband capability in 2011. This comes as no shock to us here at GBM. Wi-Fi tablets are less expensive and don’t come with 2-year agreements and ridiculous termination […]

Official: Samsung Galaxy Tab 7.7 Available At Verizon Wireless March 1

Samsung Galaxy Tab 7.7

Samsung’s other, other 7-inch Honeycomb tablet, the Galaxy Tab 7.7, will be available through Verizon Wireless starting later this week on March 1. The slim 7-incher will cost $499 with a two year contract (yes, with) for Verizon’s 4G LTE service. Before you plotz from sticker shock, keep in mind that the Tab 7.7 is […]

Samsung Galaxy Tab 7.7 4G LTE Hands-on Video

Galaxy Tab 7.7 with 4G LTE

Verizon didn’t just announce new smartphones today, it also introduced a new 4G LTE tablet in the form of the Samsung Galaxy Tab 7.7 which will be headed to the network in the coming days. Sorry folks, no official release date yet. However, in the meantime, we were able to go hands-on with one today […]

Samsung Galaxy Tab 7.7 Heading to Verizon’s 4G LTE Network

Galaxy Tab 7.7

Back in December, we heard that Verizon would be picking up the Samsung Galaxy Tab 7.7 for Verizon’s 4G LTE network and today, the carrier made that official. Big Red has confirmed that the tablet will be headed to shelves in the coming weeks, although it failed to give the tablet a firm release date […]

Galaxy Tab 7.7 with 4G LTE Gets Closer to Launch on Verizon

Galaxy Tab 7.7

Earlier this week, we saw the Samsung Galaxy Tab 7.7 appear in Verizon’s system. The filing indicated that it would have 4G LTE on board when it launched. Well, we now have more proof of not only the device’s existence but its 4G LTE capabilities as the Galaxy Tab 7.7 has passed through the FCC […]

Samsung Galaxy Tab 7.7 with 4G LTE Coming to Verizon?

Galaxy Tab 7.7

Back in September, Samsung announced the Galaxy Tab 7.7, a tablet that boasts a screen size a bit bigger than its original Galaxy Tab and quite smaller than its current offerings, the Galaxy Tab 8.9 and Galaxy Tab 10.1. Samsung launched it without any plans for the U.S. but it appears that it will be […]

Samsung Galaxy Tab 7.7 Heading to AT&T?

Samsung Galaxy Tab 7.7

The last we heard from the Samsung Galaxy Tab 7.7 was back in September when we went hands-on with it at IFA, loved it, and then shortly afterward learned that there was a distinct possibility that it might not come to the United States. Turns out, it might be. The Galaxy Tab 7.7 has cruised […]

Samsung Pulls Galaxy Tab 7.7 from IFA Show Floor


Interesting. It’s a shame really that legal maneuvering seems to be as much a variable with Tablets and mobile devices these days as do specs, prices, and release dates. But apparently that’s the world we live in at the moment. According to SlashGear, Samsung after making a lot of noise with its announcement of the […]

Samsung Galaxy Tab 7.7 and Galaxy Note Could Still Launch in the U.S.

Samsung Galaxy Note

As you might know, the IFA conference is taking place in Berlin right now and some pretty awesome gadgets have been announced. We’ve seen two promising Windows Phone Mango devices get announced by HTC and we’ve also see two devices from Samsung generate a pretty big buzz, those devices of course being the Samsung Galaxy […]