Update: Samsung Galaxy Touch 10.1 2014 Edition: Sharper, Faster, Easier

Update (23.09.): The Bill 10.1 is now also officially and great features with sharp crisp display, Android 4.3 and S800 quad-core chip for the LTE – and octa-core chip for the Wi-Fi version are confirmed. The tablet should be and 561€ (EIA) in the Wi-Fi – and €683 (EIA) in the LTE version cost from October available.

The touch 10.1 got an all-around upgrade and shows at the IFA with flotterem processor, WQHD LCD and Android 4.3. Back in the leather design is kept as in note 3.

Samsung wants to know again and launches a new attack on the Apple iPad. The South Koreans were on the IFA in Berlin the new version of its flagship tablets Samsung Galaxy touch 10.1. the Samsung Galaxy touch 10.1 2014 Edition.

Slimmed down

This has improved first outside properly. So has the unit of 600 on 535 grams abegespeckt held in black or white, it is only 7.9 mm thin instead of 8.9 mm. The width and height decreased noticeably 262 x 180 on 243.1 x 171.4, because of the unnecessary silver frames of its predecessor was crossed.

Instead of a boring 0815 look with shiny plastic the manufacturer uses as with the Samsung Galaxy touch 3 on a classy leather-look for the back. That’s not is to genuine leather, Samsung was forgiven. There are now three Android buttons on the bottom side (2 virtual + 1 physical home button), making the Android bar on the tablet can fall away.

Twice as many pixels

Previously only with 1,280 x 800 pixels resolution the content with rich 2,560 x 1,600 pixels on the display now, which is a significant increase in terms of sharpness – the pixel density is now with 298.9 ppi according to twice as high as before (previously: 145, ppi). The fourfold increase in the number of pixels of 921600 pixels on whopping 4096000 so ensures a very high sharpness at the display, which is rather unusual so far in tablets.

In terms of power, the Tablet has to set. A 1.9 either GHz-octa-core processor (for the 3 g version) or a 2.3 GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon-S800-quad-core chip (in the LTE version) is used, there are still 3 GB memory.

Android 4.3

The pre-installed Android 4.3 version should it rapidly as well as the Multiwindow display and on the supplied S pen stylus cut apps, running (S note, Scrapbooker, action memo etc.). As for the grade 3 “Air Command” can be call menu, with the faster reach the pen applications by pressing a button on the stylus.

The device’s internal memory is 16, 32, or 64 GB, to once again expand to 64 GB via MicroSD. Other features include DC Wi-Fi, ac/a/b/g/n (2.4 & 5 GHz), WiFi direct and optional LTE a 8-mega pixel LED flash back camera with BSI sensor, a 2 MP front camera (also with BSI), a 8,220 mAh large battery, GPS, GLONASS, USB (2.0 only), Bluetooth 4.0.

Conclusion

The Bill is 10.1 2014 a bomb tablet, that leaves nothing to be desired and thus a certain pressure on Apple and her Apple iPad 4 and the expected iPad 5 exercises. Nevertheless expects Samsung itself no great Verkaufserfolgt. Recently in relation to industry sources, DIGITIMES reported that only monthly sales of 400,000 600,000 units worldwide are expected by South Koreans. For comparison: the iPads sold in the second quarter as a whole still 14.6 million (prior-year quarter 17 million), which means almost 5 million units per month.

When and at what price the Galaxy touch 10.1 2014 Edition on the market is not yet known. Here another Hands-On video of the colleagues from Our site: