Samsung to launch full HD 8-inch tablet to take on iPad mini 2: Report

Samsung is reportedly building another 8-inch tablet after Galaxy Note 8.0 that will be directly competing with Apple iPad Mini 2.  The rumoured iPad mini 2 is expected to come with Retina display, so Samsung is putting an AMOLED full HD display panel in the upcoming 8-inch Galaxy tablet, reports SamMobile.

Samsung's first 8-inch tablet - Galaxy Note 8.0

Samsung’s first 8-inch tablet – Galaxy Note 8.0

This 8-inch tablet will reportedly be announced at IFA trade fair.  There is no word on other features of the tablet, but we can expect to see at least quad-core processor, 2GB RAM and Android 4.2.2.

The publication also notes that Samsung has delayed the earlier rumoured 10.1-inch AMOLED full HD tablet, but it will still be bringing a high-resolution tablet at the IFA trade fair.

In related news, Samsung is all set to announce its next Note series smartphone at IFA, which is rumoured to come with a 5.9-inch flexible unbreakable display.  Company’s Galaxy S 4 mini smartphone is also seemingly confirmed and will be coming soon after Galaxy S 4 market debut in April-end.