Not once and not twice we have heard that Samsung was looking to expand its Galaxy Tab 3 family of tablets. Another hint came from the FCC filing which provided a few details about the new devices. No more rumors and speculations. Samsung confirmed earlier today that the Galaxy Tab 3 7.0 will soon will be joined by the Galaxy Tab 3 8.0 and Galaxy Tab 3 10.1. Both tablets will go on sale on multiple markets at the beginning of June. Information about pricing should be available soon.
Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 8 vs. Galaxy Tab 3 10.1
The Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 8.0 features a WXGA TFT display with a resolution of 1280 x 800 pixels at 189 ppi. The slate is powered by a dual-core 1.5 GHz Exynos processor and offers 1.5 GB of RAM and 16 GB or 32 GB of internal memory. The tablet is equipped with a 5-megapixel rear camera and a 1.3-megapixel front-facing shooter. A 4,450 mAh battery keeps the lights on.
The Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 10.1 sports a WXGA TFT display with a resolution identical to its smaller brother, which works out to a pixel density of 149 ppi. Inside the tablet you will find a dual-core 1.6 GHz chip manufactured by Intel. You can choose between 16 GB or 32 GB of storage. In either case there is 1 GB of RAM. The device comes with a 3-megapixel main camera, a 1.3-megapixel sensor on the front and a 6,800 mAh battery.
Both tablets run Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean with TouchWiz UI, and feature a microSD slot compatible with up to 64 GB cards. Both, the 7.0-inch as well as the 10.1-inch, models will be available Wi-Fi-only, 3G and LTE variants.