Verizon Prepping TouchWiz Software Update for LTE Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1

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Verizon Wireless is preparing a software update for its Galaxy Tab 10.1 tablet made by Samsung with embedded 4G LTE wireless broadband. The update is expected to hit at any time now and will bring a number of enhancements to the lightweight slate along with Samsung’s proprietary TouchWiz user interface overlay on top of the […]

Android 4.0 Still A Possibility for Galaxy S, Galaxy Tab

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Just recently, Samsung announced that Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich would not be headed to the Galaxy S line of phones or the original Galaxy Tab. The reason? Sammy thought that the hardware on the devices wasn’t up to the task of handling the operating system. Since then, there has been an outpouring of cries […]

Front-Facing Tablet Speakers the Key to Differentiating from Apple iPad?

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In Samsung’s and Apple’s on-going patent design lawsuit, Samsung may have seemingly scored a victory against Apple’s iPad with its slightly re-designed Galaxy Tab 10.1N, which was created for the German market after Apple had won an early victory against the original Galaxy Tab 10.1. On the 10.1N model, Samsung made some slight modifications to […]

Apple Expected to Launch 7-Inch iPad Tablet Summer 2012?

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Speculations posit that Apple would begin production of a 7.85-inch iPad tablet starting in spring and that the device may ship in summer. As the company is expected to introduce a higher resolution 10-inch iPad 3 in the spring, this suggests that Apple would be staggering the launches of its tablets in 2012. DigiTimes claims […]

iPads Now FAA Certified for American Airlines Cockpits

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American Airlines is now first out of the gate with FAA certification for iPad use in cockpits on its fleet of jets. American Airlines had begun testing iPads for use in various phases of flight this summer with the blessing of the FAA and now the airline has become the first in the world to […]

T-Mobile Samsung Galaxy Tab 7.0 Plus 4G Does Not Support Voice Calls

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There had been some conflicting information on whether the Samsung T-Mobile Galaxy 7.0 Plus with a SIM card for T-Mobile USA’s 4G HSPA+ network will support voice call, and the answer is no. We have just received our unit of the Galaxy Tab 7.0 Plus for T-Mobile–the WiFi version was already reviewed–and we’ll be posting […]

Samsung Redesigns Galaxy Tab 10.1 for Germany

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After the German courts had sided with Apple to ban Samsung’s Galaxy Tab 10.1 from going on sale in the country, Samsung had went back to the drawing boards to produce the Galaxy Tab 10.1N with a slight hardware re-design that would hopefully be seen as not infringing on Apple’s designs. While identical to the […]

T-Mobile Announces Galaxy Tab 7.0 Plus

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T-Mobile USA tonight announces its latest tablet addition to its 4G HSPA+ portfolio in the form of the Samsung Galaxy Tab 7.0 Plus, which is an enhanced and updated version to the Galaxy Tab 7 that was offered on the nation’s fourth largest carrier last year. With the new Galaxy Tab 7.0 Plus, T-Mobile announces […]

Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 Headed to AT&T’s LTE Network?

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It would appear that the Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 will be headed to another 4G LTE at some point in the future as a device with a code similar to that of the Galaxy Tab has passed through the FCC with an AT&T 4G LTE logo on the back of it. What this means is […]

Verizon’s Samsung Galaxy Tab Gingerbread Update Is Imminent

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We were just wondering about whether or not the original Samsung Galaxy Tab would ever seen Android 2.3 Gingerbread let alone Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich and now, those of you with Verizon’s version of the tablet have an answer to one of those questions. The carrier has announced that it will be bringing Gingerbread […]

T-Mobile Announces Galaxy Tab 10.1, Springboard Launch Dates

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After having announced that the Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 and T-Mobile Springboard by Huawei tablets will be arriving on T-Mobile’s 4G HSPA+ network, the nation’s fourth largest carrier is now giving consumers a date on when that arrival is supposed to take place. T-Mobile USA is announcing that its HSPA+ variant of the Galaxy Tab […]

Samsung Galaxy Tab 8.9 Review

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Samsung is one of the few Android tablet makers that has consistently delivered devices that look good, run well, and avoid the shortcomings rampant in this segment of the market. The 8.9 inch Galaxy Tab is not the exception to the rule. Just like the 10.1 inch version released earlier this year, it combines a […]

Galaxy Tab 7 Plus Now Ready for Pre-Order

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Samsung’s second-generation Galaxy Tab 7-inch, otherwise known as the Galaxy Tab 7 Plus, is now available for pre-order on online retailer J&R’s website. The device, available with WiFi, will be available in either 16 GB or 32 GB capacities, and will feature a slimmer design than the original Galaxy Tab 7 and the new aesthetics […]

T-Mobile’s Massive November Smartphone Launch Gets Detailed

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As the sole carrier left without an iPhone in its portfolio, T-Mobile will be making up for lost ground come this November with a massive roll out of multiple Android smartphone and tablet models. Deployment of new devices actually begin in October with several feature models and November will usher in the remainder of T-Mobile’s […]

7-Inch Galaxy Tab Plus Headed to T-Mobile, But What’s New?

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T-Mobile USA may be getting a refreshed version of the Galaxy Tab 7-inch that was launched last year. The mobile tablet–which fits inside a jacket pocket or purse–will get a ‘Plus’ moniker added to its Tab name, and according to TmoNews, while being able to support T-Mobile’s 4G HSPA+ wireless network. It’s unclear if the […]

Galaxy Tab 8.9 Landing at Best Buy on 9/22

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With Samsung having announced the Galaxy Tab 8.9 in March at the Spring CTIA trade show, we’re only finally getting word on the device’s release. The Galaxy Tab 8.9 will be an Android Honeycomb tablet that follows in the footsteps of its larger Galaxy Tab 10.1 brother, but offers a more compact 8.9 inch display. […]

Samsung Galaxy Tab 8.9 Priced at $469, Pre-Order Today at Best Buy

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The Samsung Galaxy Tab 8.9 was announced at CTIA back in April with an 8.9″ display, thin design and Android 3.1 operating system. The larger Galaxy Tab 10.1 has given the iPad 2 some of its first competition, and caught our attention with built in 4G LTE on Verizon. The Samsung Galaxy Tab 8.9 comes […]

Apple Wins Early Decisive Victory Against Samsung in Germany

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In its ongoing patent dispute suit against rival Samsung, Apple had won an early decisive victory in a German court, which upheld ban of the Galaxy Tab 10.1 for sale in Germany. However, the lawsuit, a win for Apple, still means little for Samsung and long-term implications of the decision will need further assessment. The […]