Samsung Galaxy Tab Coming to Verizon Wireless

20 Oct 2010 | Android , Samsung , Verizon Wireless | 0 comments


Verizon Wireless and Samsung today announced the Samsung Galaxy Tab, featuring a fast 1GHz Cortex A8 Hummingbird Application processor.

The Galaxy Tab will run Android 2.2 Froyo and it will feature a 7-inch WSVGA (1024x600 pixels) capacitive touchscreen, a 3 megapixel camera with autofocus on the back, a secondary 1.3 megapixel camera on the front for video calls, 3G EVDO, Wi-Fi and Adobe Flash 10.1 for video and mobile gaming. Other features include an accelerometer sensor, a 4000mAh battery, VCast Music, Song ID, VZ Navigator, Slacker, Kindle, Blockbuster, and Let's Golf game.

Verizon set the launch date for the Samsung Galaxy Tab to November 11 and the price to 599.99. Customers can add a monthly access plan beginning at $20 a month for 1 GB of data on their Galaxy Tab.

The iPad is also coming to Verizon a bit sooner, on October 28: $629.99 for iPad Wi-Fi 16GB + MiFi, $729.99 for iPad Wi-Fi 32GB + MiFi and $829.99 for iPad Wi-Fi 64GB + MiFi.