Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 8.0 review

Samsung adds an eight-incher to its Tab line-up, but can it beat the Nexus 7 and iPad Mini?

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Product Type
Tablet
Green Compliant
Yes
Flash Memory Capacity
16 GB
Bluetooth
Yes
Wireless LAN
Yes
Optical Drive Type
No
GPS
Yes
Product Family
Galaxy Tab 3
Front Camera/Webcam
Yes
Operating System Platform
Android
Colour
Pearl White
Operating System
Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean
Brand Name
Samsung
Form Factor
Slate
Processor Speed
1.50 GHz
Screen Size
20.3 cm (8")
Screen Resolution
1280 x 800
Standard Memory
1.50 GB
Weight (Approximate)
314 g
Processor Core
Dual-core (2 Core)
Green Compliance Certificate/Authority
WEEE
Memory Card Reader
Yes
Touchscreen
Yes
Display Screen Type
Active Matrix TFT Colour LCD
Wireless LAN Standard
IEEE 802.11a/b/g/n
Bluetooth Standard
Bluetooth 4.0
Multi-touch Screen
Yes
Rear Camera Resolution
5 Megapixel
Height
209.8 mm
Width
123.8 mm
Depth
7.4 mm
Screen Mode
WXGA
Manufacturer
Samsung
Product Model
SM-T310
Product Name
Galaxy Tab 3 8.0 (Wi-Fi)
Product Line
Galaxy Tab 3
Aspect Ratio
16:10
Manufacturer Part Number
SM-T3100ZWABTU
Manufacturer Website Address
http://www.samsung.com/uk/
Marketing Information
It's a whole new world with the GALAXY Tab 3 at your fingertips. Slimmer, narrower and with a thinner bezel, this new and improved Tab offers incredible grip for easy handling on the go. It's lighter, too, even though it doesn't skimp on performance. In fact, the Tab features a powerful Dual Core processor, dual cameras. You'll also enjoy more apps from Samsung and Google, and free 50 GB worth of Dropbox Storage. It just doesn't get any better than that!

Slimmer for a Comfortable Fit in the Hand
You will feel secure when grasping the GALAXY Tab 3 in your palm. Slimmer and narrower, the new GALAXY TAB 3 is a better fit, while the thinner bezel ensures you have more screen to touch and operate to your advantage. Lighter to boot, the new GALAXY Tab 3 puts your comfort at the forefront.

Useful Device with Up-to-date Technology
This Tablet doesn't shy away from power. Equipped with a 1.2GHZ Dual Core Processor, it can handle just about anything you ask it to do - smoothly, quickly and expertly. Enjoy the convenience of two cameras (3 MP/1.3 MP) for video chatting, taking shots of others or even perfectly-framed photos of yourself. Web browsing has never been easier, quicker or more reliable with the Channel Bonding connections. Surf away and enjoy fast and easy data transfers.

Absolutely unlimited entertainment
Video Hub is your personal video store concierge -- 1.000+ titles and counting -- with virtually no wait time during progressive downloads so that you can enjoy video contents right away. Forget lugging around stacks of books, For your best convenience and satisfaction, Music Hub provides a full music store loaded with your favorite tunes. Game Hub, your go-to source for premium and multi-player games, lets you jump into action any time, wherever you are.

Dropbox - 50GB free
Enjoy 50 GB worth of free Dropbox storage for 2 years. This enables storage of all files that are accessible directly on your mobile and anywhere else there is an internet connection.

More voice & messaging options
Engage in spur-of-the-moment, group video sessions with Google+ Hangouts, as easily as bumping into somebody on the street. ChatON connects your friends and acquaintances across devices and platforms in a more expressive, dynamic way with unique features like Group Chat, Multimedia Transmission, Buddy Interaction and more.
Package Contents
  • Galaxy Tab 3 8.0 (Wi-Fi)
  • AC Adapter
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