Samsung to launch 8-inch tablet in June, Galaxy S4 Mini in July: WSJ

WSJ hasn’t just spilled the beans on the rugged Galaxy S4, but the paper also reports that Samsung will be launching a new 8-inch Galaxy-series tablet in June. This report is in line with a recent rumour that also suggested that Samsung is working on a new 8-inch tablet, which will come with an AMOLED full HD display.

“Samsung is planning to launch the new Galaxy-line tablet in June, according to a person familiar with the matter, adding to the seven-inch and 10.1-inch versions on the market,” WSJ writes.

WSJ report is a little low on tablet details, but does reveal the expected launch schedule of Galaxy S4 Mini. According to the report, Samsung will introduce 4.3-inch display sporting Galaxy S4 Mini in July.Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini

This is not the first time we are hearing about S4 Mini, the previous rumours have suggested that the phone will feature qHD resolution display along with a 1.6GHz dual-core processor – probably Exynos 5210.

Other rumoured specifications of Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini include Android 4.2.2, 8MP rear camera, front camera and 8GB of internal storage along with 1GB of RAM.

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1 thought on “Samsung to launch 8-inch tablet in June, Galaxy S4 Mini in July: WSJ


    (April 27, 2013 - 12:27 am)

    about the 8″ tab, i guess it’ll be aimed at Nexus 7 upgrade (with Android 5.0 and most probably a Full HD display). Samsung want a pie of every cake. A tab/mobile for every competing mobile.

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