Samsung Galaxy Tab Pro tablets now come with a year of free in-air Wi-Fi service

Frequent travelers might want to consider Samsung as their next tablet maker because the devices come with the added perk of free Wi-Fi on a plane. Gogo Inflight Internet today announced that Samsung Galaxy Tab Pro customers get free Internet access for up to 36 flights in a year. Here's how it works: 1. Open the Internet browser when the flight crew indicates that Wi-Fi has been enabled 2. Wait as the Gogo service detects that you...

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Google is pressuring Samsung to ditch the Magazine UX seen on Galaxy Tab PRO series

Samsung introduced a bold new design for its Android tablet interface when it introduced the Galaxy TabPRO and Galaxy Note Pro tablets at CES this year. The software included a dramatic departure from standard Android interfaces, and that has supposedly caused some Google executives to encourage Samsung to alter its future plans. Recode, the website formed by the well-connected writers formerly behind AllThingsD, has posted an article...

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Sony has solved the tablet camera problem – stick a QX10 on the back of your tablet

The problem with tablets is that the camera is almost universally bad. The best you can hope for is that a tablet takes decent photos, but Sony has found a way to fix the problem: buy a $250 QX10 lens camera, and then spend another $36 (26 euro, 21 GBP) to get an attachment clip to put on a tablet. Problem solved! Obviously I'm kidding about the problem being solved because it would be a lot easier and cheaper to either get a better...

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Sprint announces $30 Android tablet, the ZTE Optik 2

Anyone in the market for a new Android tablet has a new wallet-friendly option courtesy of Sprint. The carrier today announced that it is selling the ZTE Optik 2 for just $30 if someone is willing to sign a two-year agreement with the carrier. Before you rush out to throw your money at your local Sprint retailer, pay closer to attention to these details about the device. The ZTE Optik 2 has the following specs: 7-inch tablet with...

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Samsung Announces the Galaxy Tab 3 Lite

Samsung is known for having a device for almost every niche a consumer could want and they have continued that trend with Galaxy Tab 3 Lite. This device is a serviceable but not overly spec'd tablet will be aimed at your casual user who doesn't want to spend too much on their devices. Specs: 7-inch tablet 1024x600 resolution 1.2 GHz dual-core processor 1 GB of RAM 8GB of on-board storage Android 4.2  2-megapixel camera rear camera...

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Samsung Galaxy TabPRO 12.2 hands-on with Galaxy Note Pro cameo

The Samsung Galaxy Note Pro and Galaxy TabPRO 12.2 are the same device from the viewpoint of its external and internal capabilities. They have the same 2.2 GHz quad-core processor (Snapdragon 800) if using LTE or an 1.9 GHz octa-core chip (Exynos 5 Octa) if using Wi-fi or 3G-connected models. There's really only one key difference, and as you can see from the hands-on video below, either one is going to be pretty impressive. Once you...

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