Verizon Wireless has unveiled a new addition to its LTE device
portfolio. The Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 runs Android’s ‘Honeycomb’ OS
and offers access to Android Market’s 200,000 applications. It features
a 10.1-inch display with 1280x800 resolution HD screen, 1 GHz dual
core application processor, 2-megapixel front-facing camera and
3-megapixel rear-facing camera. Verizon Wireless will offer two
LTE-enabled Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 models on two-year contracts at US$529.99 for the 16 GB model and US$629.99 for the 32 GB model.
Verizon Wireless and Samsung Telecommunications America (Samsung
Mobile), today announced the 4G LTE-enabled Samsung Galaxy Tab™ 10.1
will be available on the fastest, most advanced network in coming
weeks. The slim and sleek Galaxy Tab 10.1 debuts with Android™
Honeycomb and will be available in either Metallica Gray or Glossy
White. Customers will be able to pre-order the device online on June 8
When the Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 hits Verizon Wireless stores this
summer, it will be accompanied by an array of optional accessories such
as a full-sized keyboard dock and a multi-media docking station.
“The Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 is a great option for customers who want
to enjoy the Verizon Wireless 4G LTE network – the fastest network in
America,” said Jeff Dietel, vice president of marketing for Verizon
Wireless. “Customers can also use the Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 wherever
they are on the nation’s largest 3G network.”
Dietel added, “The tablet market is exploding as customers are
discovering new uses for the technology that features a large screen,
powerful processing speeds and access to Android Market™’s 200,000
applications. The Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 is perfect for customers who
want to take advantage of Google™’s new movie rental option and view
their favorite film on-the-go.”
“Samsung Mobile is excited to expand its mobile tablet portfolio with
Verizon Wireless to include the 4G LTE-enabled Samsung Galaxy Tab
10.1,” said Dale Sohn, president of Samsung Telecommunications America.
“The Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 is the thinnest and lightest tablet in
the world that delivers a truly mobile multimedia experience on an
Android Honeycomb platform.”
The Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 offers full support for Google™ Mobile
Services, including Gmail™, YouTube™ and more. Customers will relish the
10.1-inch enhanced display with a 1280x800 resolution HD screen, 1 GHz
dual core application processor, a 2-megapixel front-facing camera and
a 3-megapixel rear-facing camera. Both consumers and business
customers will find a multitude of uses for the Galaxy Tab that range
from video chat to business tools, including those that allow for the
opening and editing of documents, spreadsheets and presentations. The
Galaxy Tab 10.1 features Adobe® Flash® Player to deliver an enhanced
Internet browsing experience and access to content-rich Websites.
Verizon Wireless will offer two 4G LTE-enabled Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1
models both priced with two year customer agreements: $529.99 for the
16GB model and $629.99 for the 32GB model. For more information on the
Samsung Galaxy Tab, go to: www.verizonwireless.com/galaxytab4glte.
About Verizon Wireless
Verizon Wireless operates the nation’s fastest, most advanced 4G
network and largest, most reliable 3G network. The company serves 104
million total wireless connections, including more than 88 million
retail customers. Headquartered in Basking Ridge, N.J., with 85,000
employees nationwide, Verizon Wireless is a joint venture of Verizon
Communications (NYSE, NASDAQ: VZ) and Vodafone (LSE, NASDAQ: VOD). For
more information, visit www.verizonwireless.com.
To preview and request broadcast-quality video footage and
high-resolution stills of Verizon Wireless operations, log on to the
Verizon Wireless Multimedia Library at www.verizonwireless.com/multimedia.
About Samsung Telecommunications America
Adobe and Flash are either registered trademarks or trademarks of
Adobe Systems Incorporated in the United States and/or other countries.
Samsung Telecommunications America, LLC, a Dallas-based subsidiary of
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd., researches, develops and markets
wireless handsets and telecommunications products throughout North
America. For more information, please visit www.samsungwireless.com.
Android is a trademark of Google, Inc.