Tablet-PC: Samsung shows LTE-Enabled Galaxy Tab 8.9 (Update)

Galaxy tab now LTE capable

The Tablet PC with Bluetooth, Wi-Fi offers thanks to the new LTE module now four ways to connect wireless n standard and HSPA + (UMTS). On the almost 23 centimeter device is the Android operating system in version 3.2 used. Samsung has the LTE version in addition still missed a new dual-core processor: it brought the ancestor at a clock frequency of only one gigahertz, now runs the CPU at 1.5 gigahertz a tad bit faster.

Smaller Galaxy Tab as a Stopgap

With 8.9 inch, Samsung operated a unusual until now housing size. For any technical, but a legal declaration can be found: for Apple the Galaxy tab in the ten-inch format is similar to the iPad 2. The group saw a violation of trademark law and sued. In August 2011, it came to the provisional sales ban.

Decision in September 2011

The extradition ban with only one exception for the European space is now repealed: Germany. The Federal Republic is still waiting the Tablet PC in the ten-inch format. Should a final decision on the sales ban on September 9, 2011 fall.

LTE network in Germany

Whether the Galaxy S 2 and the Galaxy tab with LTE module on the German market, is not yet known. It is likely that Samsung makes depending on the launch of the progress of the network expansion in Germany. Currently, the network only in certain regions of the Federal Republic is available. Several companies, including Deutsche Telekom, Vodafone and O2, the retrofitting of existing towers for 2011 strongly want to advance. (dd)

Produktticker: IFA news 2011

147 innovations the technology stars of tomorrow update (September 1): Samsung tablet with LTE at the Telekom
Deutsche Telekom announced today, the Group also offers the Samsung Galaxy tab 8.9 with LTE module expected to be December 2011. Thanks to the new mobile communications technologies of the fourth generation (4 G) you surf with the Tablet mobile with up to 100 megabit.