The black Samsung 8GB Galaxy Tab 2 7.0 Tablet works with Verizon's ultra-fast 4G LTE mobile network (contract required). It features a user-friendly Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich operating system and a 7" PLS TFT LCD multitouch screen with a 1024 x 600 resolution. In order to provide users with the ability to enjoy smooth multitasking and seamless app to app transitions, Samsung outfitted this tablet with a powerful 1.2 GHz Qualcomm dual-core processor. The Tab 2 also affords 8GB of flash storage capacity and 1GB of RAM memory. It's outfitted with front and rear cameras as well.
The Galaxy Tab 2's 4G LTE connection supports fast downloading of all your entertainment including media from Netflix, YouTube and Media Hub. It also features an integrated IR blaster and Smart Remote function, so you can use the tablet to control compatible TVs, DVRs, DVD players and more. The tablet's fast processing power and access to entertainment make it good for both work and play. So, whether you're a dedicated worker-bee, social-butterfly or both, Samsung has created a powerful multi-tasking tablet that is truly adaptable to any situation.
Portability & Power
The 12.2 oz Galaxy Tab 2 uses a dual-core processor and runs on Verizon's super-fast 4G LTE network. This should provide enough multitasking power to check email, surf the web and download a movie, all while playing a game. And at only 7.63" tall, it's compact and portable.
Entertainment & Control
Download entertainment from Media Hub, Netflix and YouTube. Control your TV, DVR and DVD with the integrated infrared (IR) blaster and preloaded Smart Remote. The Smart Remote learns your preferred programs and offers more personalized suggestions in an easy-to-use visual format. When you're not watching TV, choose from millions of e-books and magazines on preloaded apps, such as Amazon Kindle for Android.
Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich Platform
Android's 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich OS allows you to enjoy a multitude of apps supported by ICS technology. It's also enhanced with TouchWiz, which lets you customize your interface to your preferences. You can take screen captures, edit them and share them with contacts. And Clipboard stores both text and images that can be cut or copied and easily pasted into messages and documents. Plus, Android 4.0 enhances performance when it comes to web browsing, response time and screen transitions.
The integrated music player supports file formats including AAC, AAC+, AMR-NB, AMR-WB, eAAC+, EVRC, FLAC, MIDI, MP3, OGG, WAV and WMA. It also supports audio streaming.
The integrated video player supports file formats including Divx/XviD, H.263, H.264, MPEG4, VC-1 and VP8 (3GP, 3G2, MP4, WMV/ASF, AVI, MKV, FLV). It also supports video streaming.
The camera features include Smile Shot, geo-tagging, editing modes, camcorder, DivX, HD recording, HD playback, video sharing and online image uploading.
The user interface features widgets, TouchWiz, Smart Unlock and an accelerometer.
Downloadable content includes wallpapers, animated wallpapers, Samsung Widget Gallery and Samsung Media Hub.
Business & Office
The tablet is Microsoft Office-compatible.
Galaxy Tab 2 supports email, corporate email, Swype, T9 Trace and Predictive Text (T9/XT9).
Call functions include speakerphone and airline mode.
The integrated 4000mAh battery supports up to 8 hours of 4G standby time and 18 days of 3G standby time.
Flexible Data Plans
There are a variety of flexible data plans from Verizon that are available for this tablet.