Just the other day, the tech media was abuzz with rumors surrounding the imminent launch of Samsung's forthcoming Galaxy Tab 4 series. And although the South Korean giant Samsung is yet to announce its Galaxy Tab 4 tablet devices, in the meantime, Indian consumers can check out the newly launched Galaxy Tab 3 Neo.
The much hyped affordable 7-inch tablet, Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 Neo (Wi-Fi only), is now available online via Infibeam.com for Rs. 16,750. So far, Samsung's own online store hasn't stocked the device yet. Additionally, the tablet has not yet been listed on any other online shopping website except Infibeam.com.
As a reminder, the South Korean giant Samsung announced India pricing of its Galaxy Tab 3 Neo on February 18 at Samsung Forum 2014, held in Bali, Indonesia. The company had then announced that the device will hit Indian market in the last week of February or early March at Rs. 16,450.
Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 Neo: Highlighted Specifications
The Galaxy Tab 3 Neo features a 7-inch WSVGA display having a resolution of 1024 x 600 pixels. It is powered by a dual-core 1.2GHz processor , backed by 1GB of RAM and 8GB of on-board storage, and runs on Android 4.2 Jelly Bean OS out of the box.The 8GB internal memory is expandable up to 64GB via a microSD card slot.
On the imaging front, it features a 2-megapixel rear-facing camera, but lacks a front-facing shooter which could have been a killer add-on feature. The makers have added a 3,600mAh battery fitted inside.Other connectivity options include: Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, USB 2.0 and A-GPS.
Moreover, the 3G SIM variant is expected to grace Indian market in the coming days to come, although no update on the info is available for the same. The tablet device offers latest Samsung's native software features, notably, Samsung Apps, Samsung Kies, Samsung TouchWiz, Samsung Hub (MR), ChatON, and more.
Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 Neo: To Buy or Not To Buy?
Samsung is a dependable brand when it comes to feature-rich tablet devices. Multiple media reports in the past had suggested that the Galaxy Tab 3 Neo (also known as Galaxy Tab 3 Lite) won't cost on a premium side. In respect to Indian tablet market, the Galaxy Tab 3 Neo (Wi-Fi only) has been somewhat exuberantly and irrationally priced. In the same price range, users can check out the Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 7.0 (SM-T2110) at Rs. 16,499.
The 7-inch tablet offers a 3MP rear-facing camera and a 1.3MP front-facing shooter given in the front. Moreover, the Tab 3 7.0 is equipped with 3G SIM connectivity and a dual-core processor. We advise you to check out the Galaxy Tab 3 7.0, instead of newly launched Galaxy Tab 3 Neo. Stay tuned to GizBot!