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Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 review - was it really that good?

Price, features and specifications of the Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 tablet

Galaxy Tab 2 tablet review
Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 review - main features of the tablet. Today we are going to take a closer look at one of the most if not the most popular Android tablets on the market. Of course many of you now would say that this title should be given to the well known iPad but considering the sales volume Samsung tablets are the current champion as is the Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 tablet.
Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 is a 10.1-inch Android tablet with some great features and very high specs.

The hardware performance of the Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 is provided by a fast 1GHz Dual-Core processor and 1GB of RAM.

The 10.1-inch capacitive touchscreen display of the Galaxy Tab 2 is bright and very responsive. This multitouch display is perfect for reading books, browsing the web or just watching some movies. It is bright enough even in direct sunlight and the colors are vivid. The resolution of this 16 million colors display is 1280 x 800 pixels which is one of the highest in this segment.

The space for storage in the Galaxy Tab 2 is 16GB (or 32GB depending on the model) which can is easily expandable up to 32GB with the help of microSD cards.

Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 uses the Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich operating system which mean you will be able to use all the apps from the Android market.
Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 tablet
Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 tablet
Connectivity options included in the Galaxy Tab 2 tablet include Wireless N Wi-Fi (802.11b/g/n) and Bluetooth 3.0. A fast 3G connection is also supported on some carriers around the world. All 3G, EDGE, GPRS, GSM, HSDPA, HSUPA are supported through the phone carrier network (GSM 850, 900, 1800, 1900, 2100).

Connecting to the Internet is easy with the N-wireless and the speed is just great, you will really enjoy the browsing experience with this tablet.
Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 also has a built-in GPS receiver so you can use it as a fully functioning navigation device.
Galaxy Tab 2 tablet back side
As for the multimedia experience, the Galaxy Tab 2 is just perfect. It is great for watching videos , playing games and any other interesting interactive stuff. The tablet is also equipped with two cameras - one 8.0 megapixel auto focus camera that does exceptional photos and HD videos and another one for conference calls and stuff like that.
The price of the Samsung Galaxy Tab 2  is not as high as you may expect for such a capable device. You can easy find this tablet for less than $400 which is quite a deal for one of the best tablets on the market.

Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 review - video

Samsung tablets. Ideal for basic computing and handling e-mails, the Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 tablet runs on Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich OS. Thanks to the 10.1-inch touchscreen of this Samsung tablet, you can easily navigate your way through its highly versatile options or enjoy your favorite game to the fullest. With built-in Wi-Fi connectivity, this Android tablet lets you stay connected, upload photos, share files, or even shop online. The 3 MP camera of the Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 Android tablet lets you capture interesting moments on the spur. With a 1 GB RAM, this Samsung tablet renders videos and games in a superior visual quality, providing an exceptional experience. The Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 features Bluetooth 3.0 connectivity for quick and easy sharing of files between compatible devices

Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 specs:

  • Processor: 1 GHz dual-core processor
  • Display: 10.1-inch multitouch screen (1280 x 800 pixels) for native HD 720p resolution
  • RAM: 1 GB
  • Internal memory: 16 GB
  • Operating system: Android 4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich)
  • Memory expansion: microSD cards (up to 32 GB in size)
  • Cameras: 3-megapixel rear; VGA (640 x 480) front
  • Wireless connectivity: Wireless N Wi-Fi (802.11b/g/n); Bluetooth 3.0
  • Ports: 1 USB 2.0 (host); 3.5mm headphone/microphone jack
  • Sensors: Accelerometer, digital compass, light, proximity
  • Dimensions: 10.1 x 6.9 x 0.38 inches
  • Weight: 1.28 pounds (21 ounces)
  • Battery: 7,000 mAh