Samsung has announced that it will start selling the recently unveiled Galaxy Tab 4 line-up in the United States beginning May 1. This tablet-series from the Korean manufacturer includes 7-inch, 8-inch and 10.1-inch tablets, all of which run on Android 4.4 KitKat and come with HD displays.
“This latest addition to Samsung’s Galaxy Tab family combines versatility with value. The HD display, multitasking capabilities and easy sharing features make the Galaxy Tab 4 a great fit for both consumers and businesses,” said Michael Abary, senior vice president of mobile computing, Samsung Electronics America.
According to Samsung, the Wi-Fi variants of Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 7.0, 8.0 and 10.1 will be the first to go on sale and have been priced at $199.99, $269.99 and $349.99, respectively.
Coming to the 4G LTE versions, AT&T is the only telecom operator, which will retail all three tablets in 4G. Sprint and T-Mobile will each retail 4G LTE 7-inch and 8-inch versions respectively and Verizon will sell the 4G LTE 8-inch and 10.1-inch models. LTE Galaxy Tab 4s go on sale this summer.
Here is a quick recap of Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 line-up specifications:
|Tablet||Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 7.0||Tab 4 8.0||Tab 4 10.1|
|Display||7-inch 1280x800p||8-inch 1280x800p||10.1-inch 1280x800p|
|Processor||1.2 GHz quad-core (Wi-Fi/ 3G), 1.4GHz quad-core (LTE)||1.2GHz quad-core||1.2GHz quad-core|
|Memory||1.5GB of RAM, 8/ 16GB of internal storage, MicroSD card slot||1.5GB of RAM, 16GB of internal storage, MicroSD card slot||1.5GB of RAM, 16GB of internal storage, MicroSD card slot|
|Cameras||3MP rear, 1.3MP front||3MP rear, 1.3MP front||3MP rear, 1.3MP front|
|OS||Android 4.4||Android 4.4||Android 4.4|
|Connectivity||Wi-Fi a/b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, 3G/ LTE (optional)||Wi-Fi a/b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, 3G/ LTE (optional)||Wi-Fi a/b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, 3G/ LTE (optional)|
|Battery||4450 mAh||4450 mAh||6800 mAH|