Samsung’s new PRO series tablet ad takes a hit at iPad, Kindle and Surface tablet

Check out Samsung’s latest ad of the Galaxy PRO series tablet taking a hit at the Apple iPad, Amazon Kindle and Windows Surface tablet.

Samsung Electronics had unveiled four new tablets, the Samsung Galaxy TabPRO in 12.2, 10.1, 8.4 inch models and NotePRO 12.2 inch model at CES 2014 in Las Vegas. To read more about it, visit here http://goo.gl/BPJTXb

You will see different scenarios, how Samsung’s PRO series tablet wins over the others when comes to multitasking, portability, display and design.

In first scene, both the guys are having a conference on skype and guy with Samsung tablet is able to send files while attending a video call.

Scene 1 - Apple iPad v/s Samsung PRO tablet

Scene 1 – Apple iPad v/s Samsung PRO tablet

In second scene, the Surface tablet is said to resemble a laptop with attached keyboard, battery dock and a mouse, isn’t that funny, so the Samsung PRO tablet wins again.

In third scene, four ladies are reading e-books on their tablets, but didn’t find the book interesting. The lady using Samsung tablet suggests searching on YouTube and uses Samsung multi-tasking window feature to do so. The lady holding Amazon Kindle is amazed and says, “ the Kindle can only read books.”

Finally it comes to display and Samsung is said to have better pixels and it also does better than retina display.  Samsung Galaxy PRO series tablet gives a resolution of  2560 x 1600 pixels.

Well Samsung has started a revolution and lets see what other brands have to say too.

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Micromax first Dual OS Windows-Android Tablet, the LapTab pricing revealed

Micromax had unveiled a dual-operating system tablet, The LapTab at CES 2014 held at Las Vegas earlier, now reveals the price.

Micromax Dual OS tablet LapTab

Micromax Dual OS tablet LapTab

The price is said to be under $500 approx Rs. 30,000. The tablet comes with Dual OS – Windows 8 & Android 4.2 Jelly Bean.

The Intel-powered LapTab is the first dual-boot Windows – Android tablet and is designed for multitasking across operating platforms. You need to reboot device to switch to either of two OS.

Micromax is not only company to manufacture Dual OS Tablet, ASUS also unveiled the Transformer Book Duet TD300, which runs on Windows 8 & Android 4.1 Jelly Bean at CES 2014.

LapTab comes with bright 10.1” IPS display with resolution of 1280 x 800 pixels. It automatically adjusts the screen content by continuously monitoring the environment.

The tablet packs in a 2MP front camera allowing users to capture images, record videos and chat online.

The LapTab comes with a transleeve which can be combined as a cover and stand for the wireless keyboard packed with a 230 mAh battery promising a continuous usage of 20+ hours.

Micromax Dual OS tablet LapTab back view

Micromax Dual OS tablet LapTab back view

Specifications

  1. Processor – 1.46 GHz Intel® Celeron® N2805 processor & 2 GB RAM
  2. Display – 10.1-inch IPS display with resolution of 1280 x 800 pixels
  3. OS – Windows OS & Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean
  4. Battery – 7,400 mAh
  5. Camera – 2MP front camera with light sensor & wireless keyboard.
  6. Memory – 32GB internal and expandable upto 64GB
  7. Connectivity – Bluetooth v4.0 and Wi-Fi

LapTab will be available across e-commerce portals and retail stores starting early February, 2014. Consumers will also have an option to buy a customized keyboard for LapTab when it hits the stands.

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Samsung unveils four new tablets, Galaxy NotePRO & Galaxy TabPRO at CES 2014

Samsung unveiled new Galaxy NotePRO and TabPRO

Samsung unveiled new Galaxy NotePRO and TabPRO

Samsung Electronics unveiled  four  new tablets, the Samsung Galaxy TabPRO in 12.2, 10.1, 8.4 inch models and NotePRO 12.2 inch model at CES 2014 in Las Vegas.

The Samsung Galaxy NotePRO and TabPRO combine a crystal-clear, WQXGA display for a world-class viewing experience, powerful productivity tools, and unique features with preloaded and free downloadable content, producing a superior mobile solution.

Features to look for in both the NotePRO and TabPRO are –

  1. They both have the world’s first 12.2-inch WQXGA Widescreen (16:10) display, offering crystal clear resolution of 2560 x 1600 with more than 4 million pixels. This screen allows you to “flip” through digital magazines, review detailed work documents or enjoy your favorite movies with dual speakers.

  2. Both the tablets features latest Android OS KitKat 4.4 with all latest updated features.

  3. A personalized Magazine UX that helps you personalized your home screen tailed made to your requirements. The UX enables them to organize your  favorite content in an easy-to-use dashboard with automatic feed or news updates and then quickly access the most frequently used apps for a more comfortable reading experience.

  4. Enhanced Multi Window that supports upto 4 different windows at a time and an innovative Virtual Keyboard that provides you with enough space to type comfortably, to produce a more realistic typing experience. So you could be playing game while typing an email or watching a movie and listening to music all at same time.

  5. Productivity made easy with Cisco WebEX, multi-point video conferencing over wireless networks is as easy as making a phone call or sending an email. Host a group chat with up to eight people, and even share screens between devices. Each GALAXY PRO comes loaded with a 6-month free trial of Cisco WebEX.

  6. e-Meeting – a personal organizer with impressive sharing capabilities. With a simple mobile AP or WiFi connection, you can link meeting participants by sharing data simultaneously and even take notes on the same whiteboard.

  7. Air Command similar feature as in Galaxy Note3, Galaxy NotePRO comes with S Pen, while Galaxy TabPRO doesn’t have a S Pen.
    ActionMemo – Write down anything for now or later. By linking memos to actions, you can perform various tasks like calling the number or searching the address you just wrote down.
    Scrapbooker – Easily scrap, categorize, then track down images, videos and other content. Just circle the information or image that you want to save and move it into the Scrapbooker.
    Screen Write – Quickly grab screenshot and make annotations on it before saving it to your gallery or sharing it via SMS, email or other apps
    S Finder – Search your entire device by keywords and apply date, location or content filters to locate your favorite photos, important documents or even old chats.
    Pen Window – using the S Pen, clicking on this command pops up a window with apps for multitasking.

Galaxy NotePRO 12.2 inch worlds largest WQXGA display

Galaxy NotePRO 12.2 inch worlds largest WQXGA display

Specifications for Galaxy NotePRO 12.2  –

  • Display – 12.2-inch WQXGA (2560 X 1600) Super clear LCD
  • Camera – 8MP rear camera with LED flash and Zero Shutter Lag, 2MP front camera
  • Battery – 9,500 mAh
  • OS – Android 4.4 KitKat
  • Processor – WiFi and 3G: Exynos 5 Octa (1.9 GHz QuadCore + 1.3 GHz Quadcore)
  • Memory – 3GB RAM, 32/64 GB internal memory, expandable upto 64GB
  • Connectivity – Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac MIMO (2.4 & 5 GHz), Wi-Fi Direct, AllShareCast, BT4.0, USB3.0
  • Comes with S Pen, Air Command : Action Memo, Scrapbook, Screen Write, S Finder, Pen Window
Galaxy TabPRO 12.2 inch worlds largest WQXGA display

Galaxy TabPRO 12.2 inch worlds largest WQXGA display

Specifications for Galaxy TabPRO 12.2

  • Display – 12.2-inch WQXGA (2560 X 1600) Super clear LCD
  • Camera – 8MP rear camera with LED flash and Zero Shutter Lag, 2MP front camera
  • Battery – 9,500 mAh
  • OS – Android 4.4 KitKat
  • Processor – WiFi and 3G: Exynos 5 Octa (1.9 GHz QuadCore + 1.3 GHz Quadcore)
  • Memory – 3GB RAM, 32/64 GB internal memory, expandable upto 64GB
  • Connectivity – Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac MIMO (2.4 & 5 GHz), Wi-Fi Direct, AllShareCast, BT4.0, USB3.0
  • No S Pen, so no features of Air Command.
Samsung Galaxy TabPRO 10.1 inch

Samsung Galaxy TabPRO 10.1 inch

Specifications for Galaxy TabPRO 10.1

  • Display – 10.1-inch WQXGA (2560 X 1600) Super clear LCD
  • Camera – 8MP rear camera with LED flash and Zero Shutter Lag, 2MP front camera
  • Battery – 8,220 mAh
  • OS – Android 4.4 KitKat
  • Processor – WiFi and 3G: Exynos 5 Octa (1.9 GHz QuadCore + 1.3 GHz Quadcore)
  • Memory – 2GB RAM, 16/32 GB internal memory, expandable upto 64GB
  • Connectivity – WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac CH Bonding, BT v4.0, USB 2.0
  • No S Pen, so no features of Air Command.
Samsung Galaxy TabPRO 8.4 inch

Samsung Galaxy TabPRO 8.4 inch

Specifications for Galaxy TabPRO 8.4

  • Display – 8.4-inch WQXGA (1600×2560) Super clear LCD
  • Camera – 8MP rear camera with LED flash and Zero Shutter Lag, 2MP front camera
  • Battery – 9,500 mAh
  • OS – Android 4.4 KitKat
  • Processor – Snapdragon 800 2.3 GHz QuadCore
  • Memory – 2GB RAM, 16/32 GB internal memory, expandable upto 64GB
  • Connectivity – WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/acCH Bonding, BT v4.0, USB 2.0
  • No S Pen, so no features of Air Command.

Plenty of amazing tablets from Samsung, faster processing, high quality display and good battery life, price not yet revealed.

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Samsung Electronics announced the Samsung GALAXY Tab 3 Kids, a tablet built specifically for kids

Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd, announced the Samsung GALAXY Tab 3 Kids, a tablet built specifically for kids with the educational tools and safety features parents want.

It comes pre-installed with top kid’s apps and also Kid’s store aimed at driving the educational possibilities of technology for kids. Preloaded content includes educational, games, entertainment and e-book apps.It also gives parents a chance to select apps for kids via the Application Manager.

It also includes Time Management tool that lets parents set the specific time for use. After a time period is over, a password lock screen appears, requiring a password to unlock the device. This tool helps parents to ensure the time spent by their children on tablet is balanced.

Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 with Kids Case

Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 with Kids Case

Specifications are almost as Samsung Galaxy Tab 3, they are as follows –

  1. Display – 7.0 inch WSVGA (1024×600, 170ppi) TFT
  2. Processor – 1.2 Ghz Dual core processor with 1GB RAM
  3. OS – Android 4.1 Jelly Bean
  4. Camera – 3 megapixel rear and 1.3 megapixel front camera
  5. Memory – 8GB internal and 32GB expandable upto 32GB via MicroSD
  6. Battery – Standard battery, Li-ion 4,000mAh
  7. Connectivity – WiFi a/b/g/n (2.4/5GHz), WiFi Channel Bonding, WiFi Direct , Bluetooth® 3.0, USB 2.0
  8. Video – record and playback videos in 1080p Full HD @30fps

Its Wifi only device, no voice calling. It comes with standard Google Apps like Google Mobile Services: Google Search, Gmail, Google Play Store, Google Plus, YouTube, Google Talk, Google Maps (Turn-by-turn Navigation), Google Now. Also includes Samsung Apps/Kids Store.

A Kids Case featuring a kids-friendly grip and multiple stand options will also be available for the Samsung GALAXY Tab 3 Kids. The case also comes equipped with an easy-to-grip C Pen, providing fun drawing capabilities without the possibility of leaving marks on other objects.

So to conclude, its a good move by Samsung to grab attention of young kids and it works well as handy tool for kids learning purposes. It will be out by September and available across China, Europe, U.S., Africa, South America and South East Asia. Price is not yet revealed.

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Google’s Nexus 7 Tablet now available for sale in India on Google Play store

Nexus 7 tablet

Nexus 7 tablet

Google‘s Nexus 7 Tablet now available for sale in India, you can purchase from Google Play store at price of Rs. 15,999.

The Nexus 7 has amazing features to look for –

Portability – It is very portable and lightweight as compared to Apple iPad Mini or Samsung Galaxy Tab 2.

Made for Entertainment – With over 70,000 apps, games available for download from Google Play store. With Quad core performance and sensors like gyroscope and acceleration, enjoy great gaming experiences.

Best of Google – Nexus 7 comes with built in apps from Google  like Gmail, Chrome, Google+ and YouTube and Free Cloud Storage.

Google Now

Google Now brings you just the right information, at just the right time.
It tells you today’s weather before you start your day, how much traffic to expect before you leave for work, or if your flight is delayed.

Google Now – Brings you just the right information, at just the right time.
It tells you today’s weather before you start your day, how much traffic to expect before you leave for work, or if your flight is delayed.

Specifications of Google’s Nexus 7 – 

Screen – 

  1. 7″ 1280×800 HD display (216 ppi)
  2. Back-lit IPS display
  3. Scratch-resistant Corning® glass

Processor – NVIDIA® Tegra® 3 quad-core processor
Camera – 1.2MP front-facing camera for video calls via Skype, no rear camera
Memory – 16GB Internal storage and 1GB RAM, no MicroSD slot.
Connectivity – WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth, NFC (Android Beam), Micro USB
Battery – 4325 mAh which gives up to 8 hours usage.
OS – Android 4.1 (Jelly Bean)
Sensors – Microphone, NFC (Android Beam), Accelerometer, GPS, Magnetometer, Gyroscope

Starts shipping on 5th April 2013, amazing tablet with really blazing performance!!

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Samsung recently launched Galaxy S4 to come with Exynos 5 Octa-Core processor in India

Samsung Galaxy S4  processor

Samsung Galaxy S4 will be it be octa or quad core processor

It was said earlier, that  Samsung Galaxy S4  will be be equipped with 1.6GHz Exynos octa-core processor in some regions, and 1.9GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon quad-core processor in others.As per a new report by SamMobile, India is likely to get the 1.6GHz Exynos octa-core processor version.

The same report states that most European countries will also get the 1.6GHz Exynos octa-core processor, while US and Australia will be getting their hands on the 1.9GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon quad-core processor.Some countries such as Malaysia, Korea, Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates, France, Germany etc. are expected to get both the versions of Samsung Galaxy S4.

Samsung Galaxy S4 sports a 5-inch full-HD screen with a resolution of 1080×1920 pixels, and pixel density of 441 ppi. It has 2GB of RAM and a PowerVR SGX544MP3 triple-core GPU.
It will be available  in 16GB, 32GB and 64GB variants but will also feature a microSD card slot for expanding the memory.

For detailed review on Samsung Galaxy S4 visit here.

Looking forward to its launch in India, it will be only phone in India with octa-core processor

Sony adds Two new models added to the Xperia™ range of premium smartphones with Xperia™ SP and Xperia™ L

Xperia SP offers a high quality HD experience, LTE 4G and easy connectivity with One-touch function in a beautiful cutting-edge design.

Xperia L provides a stylish design with best in class Sony camera experience for perfect pictures and videos every time.

Sony Xperia SP smartphone

Sony Xperia SP smartphone

Key features for Xperia SP

  1. Precision crafted co-moulded aluminium frame
  2. Super-bright 4.6″ 720p HD Reality Display with Mobile BRAVIA® Engine 2
  3. One-touch functions with NFC to display content on your TV or to share music and photos between devices
  4. 4G LTE for superfast entertainment and browsing
  5. Unique ‘transparent element’ can be personalized to change colour when notifying you of all your incoming messages and calls. Or simply set it to pulse to the beat of your music to stand out from the crowd.
  6. 8MP fast-capture camera with “Exmor RS for mobile”, HDR and Superior Auto for the best photos, even at night or against a strong backlight
  7. Battery STAMINA Mode for optimum battery life
  8. Available in white, red and black colour variations
  9. Xperia L – the perfect smartphone camera experience
Sony Xperia L smartphone

Sony Xperia L smartphone

Key features for Xperia L

  1. 8 megapixel fast-capture camera takes sharp pictures in any light
  2. Enjoy all your content on the generous 4.3″ FWVGA display
  3. One-touch functions with NFC to display content on your TV or to share music and photos between devices
  4. Fast performance with dual-core processor
  5. Battery STAMINA Mode for optimum battery life
  6. Available in white, red and black colour variations
  7. Sony entertainment on the go

Xperia SP – High Definition brilliance in a premium design

The Xperia SP utilizes expertise from Sony’s BRAVIA® TV engineers to create its stunning 4.6″ HD Reality Display for razor sharp pictures and superior brightness. The latest Mobile BRAVIA® Engine 2 delivers an even better viewing experience by analysing your content type and adjusting the image automatically, making it one of the most intelligent smartphone screens around. The engine will make the adjustment by adding new real-time contrast optimization to the sharpness enhancement, high-quality color management and noise reduction.

Both Xperia SP and Xperia L benefit from Sony’s media applications offering a consistent entertainment experience across the range. The “WALKMAN”, “Album” and “Movies” apps, provide online and offline content through a single access point with new ways to enjoy and share that content.

The “WALKMAN” application provides access to all your downloaded music, plus Music Unlimted* with over 18 million songs to explore from, and Facebook social integration. The “Movies” application gives consumers access to over 100,000 movies and TV series from Video Unlimited* while the “Album” application enables easy access to Facebook friends’ photos as well as browsing photos by location.

 

One-touch functions for easy content sharing

Also featured on both models are Sony’s One-touch functions, allowing you to easily and instantly enjoy music and photos across an array of devices, such as Sony’s SRS-BTV5 speaker and latest range of NFC-enabled BRAVIA TVs, with just a single touch. It’s sharing made easy with no wires, cables, or fiddling with settings necessary.