The new GALAXY Tab 8.9 a superlative experience with
the thinnest and lightest large screen tablet available! Enjoy unmatched mobility thanks to the amazingly thin and light body.
At just 465 grams and 8.6mm slim, this tablet is a breeze to handle.
Better Home screen
Live panel: Live Live Panel is a customizable home screen experience, so content can be instantly accessed from the home screen including e-mail, image galleries, favorite Web sites and social network feeds. The beauty of Live Panel is that real-time data updates, arranged as you like, are constantly refreshed to be accessed by you at any time.
Better Web browsing
Browse without limitations! Thousands of top websites use rich Flash applications, so whether you’re browsing the web or viewing online multimedia content, you’ll be able to see it all with your GALAXY Tab 8.9" and Adobe® Flash® player support.
Readers Hub: Readers Hub gives you access to millions of book titles, thousands of newspapers and magazines in multiple languages. Digital reading functions such as zoom in/out, font enlargement and virtual bookmarks improve the e-reading experience. Enjoy text and images in sharp detail with large bright screen.
Social Hub: Social Hub is a powerful tool that allows you to easily manage and have real-time access to multiple email, instant messaging, and social networking accounts through one portal. You have two access points for simplified viewing through Message tab and Feeds tab, integrating message and web feeds into one easy-to-read flow.
Enjoy having both front and rear-facing cameras built in on the tablet. Whether you need to video chat with a friend or a client, front camera offers great clarity. The rear camera allows you to capture the greatest photos and HD video right from your tablet.
The Latest Android™ Technology
Made for the tablet, Android™ 3.1 (Honeycomb) platform increases productivity by allowing you to perform different functions at the same time. View multiple panes in the same application, and browse the web just as you would on the PC. Also, the Android Market™ offers a wide variety of apps for downloading.
High definition 8.9" display delivers excellent screen sharpness.
With 1,280 x 800 WXGA display boasting a pixel density of 169ppi (pixel per inch), you can enjoy better details. Movies, photos and programs with rich graphics will pop to life on the tablet’s screen.
Mini Apps: You can be more efficient and productive by utilizing the Mini Apps, which is true multitasking feature. Mini Apps allows you to easily access commonly-used features such as calendar, PenMemo, World Clock, Calculator or Task Manager close at hand - to be launched as a pop up over full screen applications.
With both HSPA (21Mbps) and WiFi access, you can be connected 24 / 7 wherever you are. Enjoy fast and stable connections to the internet for speedy browsing, downloads and more! Enjoy the best of the web from your table.
Music Hub: Rock out, get groovy or relax to some easy listening. With the Music Hub, you’ll be able to access an extensive catalog of popular and classic songs along with artist information, album art, critics’ music reviews and more.
Polaris Office: Get your work done from anywhere. With preloaded Polaris Office, you can view, edit, and create various documents including PowerPoint, Word, and Excel. Clipboard allows you to store up to 20 text & images, so you can experience advanced cut and paste function like you do with PC.
The right add-ons, such as Keyboard case or desktop dock, can help you get more out of the tablet experience. Whether it’s using the tablet in more convenient ways or connecting to devices that expand the way the tablet can be used, these accessories will enhance the way you interact with your tablet.
An Entire Suite of Google Services
Do more with Google! Familiar applications including Google Talk™ video chat, Gmail™, Google Calendar™, Youtube™, Google Maps™, Google Latitude™, Google Places™, and Google Maps Navigation(Beta) work seamlessly on the Samsung Galaxy Tab 8.9".