Samsung Electronics unveils Galaxy Players 4 and 5 plus Galaxy Tab 8.9-inch


Samsung prepares a new line-up of Galaxy devices for October 11th at CTIA event. In a press release made by the Korean handset maker earlier today, Samsung officially introduced to us the Galaxy Tab 8.9-inch and two Galaxy Players 4.0 and 5.0 model.

Now let’s get to the specifications area and lets start with what we already know from earlier reports, the Galaxy Tab 8.9-inch features:

  • 8.9 inch WXGA display with resolution of 1280x800p
  • 1 GHz dual-core processor
  • 2 cameras; one 3 megapixel rear-facing camera with LED flash and a front facing VGA camera
  • 1080p full HD video playback and 720p HD recording
  • Android 3.0 Honeycomb with Touchwiz 4.0

The 8.9-inch tablet will be available on sale starting October 2nd for $470 (16GB version) and $570 (32GB version).

Galaxy Player(s) features are almost similar the only differences are the LCD display which is obvious from the names 4.0 (4-inch display), 5.0 (5-inch display) and  the battery capacity, which on 4.0 is only 1200mAh while on the 5.0 model is double the power 2500mAh.

  • WVGA TFT LCD display 480x800p resolution
  • 3.2MP rear-facing camera
  • VGA front-facing camera
  • WiFi
  • Bluetooth 3.0
  • MiniUSB port
  • 8GB of internal storage, with MicroSD expansion up to 32GB
  • Android 2.3.5

The Galaxy Players will be on sale October 16th for a price of $270 (5.0) and $230 (4.0).