The Samsung ATIV Tab featured at the 2012 Berlin IFA for hot upcoming gadgets; this is the first tablet by Samsung powered by the new Microsoft Windows 8 RT tablet. The success of any gadget also depends on its retail price, online retailers has fixed a price for the Samsung ATIV Tab, as the 32GB version goes for €650.
The price given is excluding the optional keyboard dock with keypad and stylus that Samsung is offering on the Samsung ATIV tab, the digital slate is tagged more expensive than the iPad, not to talk of other Android powered slates. Even though the Hardware packed on the device is just the same, but when given a consideration, the Windows RT is closer to the full-fledged desktop operating system unlike Android and iOS.
Samsung ATIV Tab Display
The display that is accorded on the Samsung ATIV tab is a 10.1 inches LCD multitouch capacitive with 1366 x 768 pixels resolution with a resolution density of about 155ppi. The processor on the device is a dual core 1.5GHz Krait production and it is accompanied by an Adreno 305 GPU. The internal storage comes in options of 32GB and 64GB and can still be expanded with a microSD up to 64GB; the card slot also supports microSDHC, microSDXC. A light sensor is facilitated on the Samsung ATIV tab device.
The primary rear facing camera on the Samsung ATIV tab carries a power of 5MP and features; geo-tagging, LED flash, auto focus as well as a resolution of 1280 x 720 along with video recording at 720p HD. The front facing secondary camera has a power of 1.9MP. The Samsung ATIV tab has so many connectivity options and they include; Bluetooth v4.0, Wi-Fi 802.11 b, g, n, a, USB 2.0 connector and microUSB connector along with Micro HDMI (Type D), NFC support, Computer sync and OTA sync. The sensors that is enabled on the Samsung ATIV tab includes; Gyro, accelerometer, ambient light sensor, compass. Other packages of interest includes; Microsoft office, TV-out, DivX/XviD support, USB host Proprietary 13-pin connector for docking keyboard, capacitive stylus which is optional.
More to enjoy on the Samsung ATIV tab includes Flight mode, speakerphone, voice command and recording. The battery is long lasting and is powered with 8200mAh standard Li-Ion. The Samsung ATIV tab has some default online service such as Facebook, Twitter etc. The dimension of the Samsung ATIV tab is 265.8 x 168.1 x 8.9 mm with a weight of 570 kg.
The new Samsung ATIV Tab comes with awesome features along with a high price tag, what can you say about this development?