Category Archives: Tablets

Samsung teams up with Barnes & Noble to launch Galaxy Tab S2 NOOK

Galaxy-Tab-S2-Nook-6Barnes & Noble, the largest retail bookseller in the US, has today announced that it’s teamed up with Samsung yet again to launch another Galaxy Tab with NOOK branding. This time we’re looking at a modified version of the 8-inch Galaxy Tab S2, which is now available to purchase in the United States for $399 from any of B&N’s brick-and-mortar stores or its website.

The device is almost identical to the original Galaxy Tab S2 — inside and out — but unlike its counterpart this one comes pre-loaded with NOOK’s standard suite of apps and an extremely simple custom user interface as opposed to Samsung’s TouchWiz UI. Users will also get complimentary access to Microsoft Office and a $5 voucher for the NOOK store. (more…)

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Samsung launches the Galaxy Tab S2 9.7 in India

Galaxy Tab S2 duoStarting today, residents in India can pick up the latest high-end tablet from Samsung, the Galaxy Tab S2 9.7. The tablet is available for purchase exclusively from Samsung’s online retail store in either Black, Gold or White for INR 39,400 ($595).

For those in need of a specification refresher for the Galaxy Tab S2 9.7, it features a 9.7-inch QXGA Super AMOLED display, a 64-bit Exynos 5433 octa-core processor with four cores running at 1.9GHz and the other four at 1.3GHz, 3GB of LPDDR3 RAM, 32GB internal storage (expandable up to 128GB via microSD), an 8MP rear-facing camera, a 2.1MP selfie shooter, cellular connectivity compatible with 4G LTE networks, and a beefy 5,870 mAh battery. (more…)

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Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 duo pre-order in the US

Galaxy Tab S2 duoAfter having gone on sale in certain markets such as Hong Kong already, the Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 8.0 and Galaxy Tab S2 9.7 are now up for pre-order in the US.

If you’re after either tablet in Wi-Fi-only form, then you can already order from Samsung’s own US online store. Each model comes in three color options: black, white, and gold. (more…)

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Samsung Galaxy Mega On and Grand On have their specs leaked

Samsung-LogoLast week we got word that Samsung would soon add a new letter to its alphabet soup of branding: O. This would be a new series for the Korean company, and it’s been rumored to make its debut with two devices – the Galaxy O5 and Galaxy O7.

Now it seems those names have been dropped, with Samsung opting for the even more confusing Galaxy Grand On and Galaxy Mega On instead. (more…)

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Early next month Samsung releasing the Galaxy Tab S2 in Taiwan

Galaxy Tab S2 8.0Over the past few months we have been extensively covering all developments related to Samsung’s new tablets and the company finally unveiled the Galaxy Tab S2 last week, confirming much of what we had previously reported on. Now that Samsung has unveiled the Galaxy Tab S2 it can get down to the business of selling this product which in the case of Taiwan is going to start from early August with prices of NT$19,900 (US$635), NT$ 15,900 (US$505), NT$16,900 (US$540) and NT$12,900 (US$410) for the 9.7-inch 4G, 9.7-inch Wi-Fi only, 8.0-inch 4G and 8.0-inch Wi-Fi models respectively. (more…)

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