Wednesday, September 15, 2010

AT&T to Promote Samsung Galaxy Tablet

AT&T confirmed plans to offer the new Samsung Galaxy Tablet for the holiday season.

The Samsung Galaxy Tab is powered by Android 2.2 and touts a 7-inch enhanced TFT touch screen, 1Ghz Hummingbird application processor, support for Adobe Flash® Player 10.1 and Media Hub, which is Samsung's own content service for films and TV programming. It also features Samsung Social Hub and dual cameras.

The AT&T-powered Samsung Galaxy Tab will also feature AT&T Connection Manager, which automatically connects users to AT&T Wi-Fi Hot Spots to better manage data usage. AT&T customers will also have access to the entire AT&T national Wi-Fi network.

AT&T will sell the Galaxy Tab in its company owned retail stores and online at in the coming months with other distribution partners to be announced at launch. Pricing for the tablet and AT&T data plan options will also be announced closer to the launch date.