When we heard a couple of weeks back that Samsung was planning to update pretty much its entire portfolio of Android tablets to Ice Cream Sandwich in July and August, we were willing to bet big money that the actual updates will not start until the end of July, at the earliest.
However, Sammy has pleasantly surprised us all a couple of hours back, when it officially kick-started the promised Android 4.0 rollout with a tasty Ice Cream Sandwich software package for the Galaxy Tab 7.7.
Adopters of the 7-incher shouldn’t however wait for automatic prompt messages to encourage them to install the ICS update, because the upgrading process will not happen over-the-air. [...]
Samsung Galaxy Tab owners will be thrilled to hear that the Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich upgrade they’ve been waiting for so many months will start rolling out next month. The update will be available for various Galaxy Tab models, including the Galaxy Tab 10.1, 8.9, 7.7 and 7.0 Plus. In fact, here’s the complete list of Galaxy Tab tablet models that will get ICS:GT-P6210 Galaxy Tab Plus 7.0 WIFI GT-P6200 Galaxy Tab Plus 7.0 WIFI + 3G GT-P6810 Galaxy Tab 7.7 WIFI GT-P6800 Galaxy Tab 7.7 WIFI + 3G GT-P7310 Galaxy Tab 8.9 WIFI GT-P7300 Galaxy Tab 8.9 WIFI + 3G GT-P7510 Galaxy Tab 10.1 WIFI GT-P7500 Galaxy Tab 10.1 WIFI + 3G
While the ICS [...]
There is no single tablet out there that can satisfy everyone’s needs, although they come in variety of sizes, specs, and prices. But despite this diversity, it turns out that the amount of smart choices a potential tablet buyer will have throughout the end of 2012 will not be that numerous. This is intended to be a preliminary tablet guide for 2012.
Here are the candidates we have so far:#1: Samsung Galaxy Tab 7.7
The Samsung’s Galaxy Tab 7.7 has a number of qualities that qualify it as one of the best tablets of 2012. The LTE connectivity (in the Verizon version reviewed here), the 1.4 GHz dual-core processor paired with 1GB of RAM, and the amazing portable [...]
Samsung produces the most successful line of Android devices in the world. For their tablets, they have taken a novel approach by creating a variety of choices 7-inch, 8.9-inch, 10.1-inch and, now, 7.7-inch tablet. Most of these tablets posses enough differentiating factors to make them stand out, and the Galaxy Tab 7.7 is a prime example of that with a display that blows any competing tablet out of the water.
The Samsung Galaxy Tab 7.7 LTE features an incredibly gorgeous7.7 inch HD Super AMOLED Plus display measuring 1280 x 800 pixels as well as a Micro-SD card slot. [...]
Getting tired of the smallish screen on your Android smartphone? Have a fear of commitment for something too big and unwieldy like a 10-inch tablet? Getting a 7-inch Android is without doubt the next best thing. In fact, 7-inch seems to be the sweet spot between portability and screen size. The list below contains what we believe to be an elite group of 7-inch Android tablets that are worthy of some superlatives in front of their names. In no particular order, check out these fine 7-inchers below.
UPDATE: Find out the best Android tablet in our latest best Android tablets 2013 series.Huawei MediaPad
Huawei MediaPad was heavily advertised as the world’s first [...]