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Why Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 is a Failure

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Samsung has just added a new tablet to its lineup for Galaxy Tab Series. Its new edition is called Galaxy Tab 10.1. In my humble opinion, it is a total failure. A disaster for the company and disappointment to fans all over the world.

The design is good, sleek and stylish. But in an attempt to compete with iPad, It made loads of compromises on functionality and usability. It is not a phone and its not a computer as well, so what is it good for? Browsing the internet! Yeah, you can do that on it.samsung-galaxy-tablet-10.1

Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 has Flash enabled browser. That’s great. But the good news stops here… For everything else, you need an adapter.  I hate lists but here is my list of things I hate and love about new tablet.

Things I Love about Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1

  1. Its Andriod 3.0 HoneyComb
  2. It has WiFi Built-in
  3. It has Flash Support so web browsing is great
  4. It is light-weight
  5. It is slim
  6. It is cheap
  7. It multi-touch

Things I hate about Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1

  1. It has short battery Life
  2. Back Camera is 3.0 Mega Pixel and front is 2.0
  3. No GPS
  4. No Mobile Network
  5. No 3G Network , No Edge Connectivity
  6. No USB Port
  7. No SD Card Slot
  8. No HDMI Output
  9. Non Standard Charger Cable 30pin
  10. No Stylus
  11. No TV out Cable

So verdict is out, I have 11 reasons to hate and only 7 to love the new Galaxy Tab 10.1. I will not have it even if someone pass it as a gift to me.

10 Things Google has to Change in Android 3.0

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There is good news for all the Android fans, “Android 3.0 has been released in the market” and it is the most beautiful device ever. This incredible operating system has been released for the Motorola Xoom tablet. This is a marvelous system that has given life to the Android smart phones first and now it is going to make larger touch screens like Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 lavish.

Android 3.0 is expected to be a big hit for tablet PCs of different manufacturers like Acer, HTC, Dell, LG, MSI, Asus and Toshiba. The much enhanced operating system of Google has boasted the number of upgrades.

Android 3.0 Release Date

The release date for the marvelous system named Android 3.0 is not finalized yet and is a bit unclear. The manufacturers of Motorola Xoom have already released it in the United States of America but others are waiting for Google to ensure that they can put their devices for sale in the market.

According to some of the most authentic sources the release of Android 3.0 is expected in just few weeks. People are looking forward to the huge supply of Android 3.0 tablets in the PC market at the time of its release. It is assured that the final launch is going to happen in next few weeks.

Tseng is a senior marketing manager at Google. It is reported that in the year 2008, he didn’t mentioned tablet PCs, but he did revealed a bit about an operating system that is expected to work on different computing devices. He also declared that he was a proud owner of Android prototype phone.

Android 3.0 is an Open Source

Android 3.0 is considered as a project by Google that is open source. It is observed that Google has not managed to make an extraordinary income so far from the operating system and they have planned to generate revenue through their traditional way of ads that show up while you are searching something.

The developers of this operating system have got full access to the base code. They have also gained an access to the search-able documentation.

Flexible Base Code

The only drawback of Android in the past was that its code was really flexible that made easier for it to run on various different kinds of devices. However, the interface of Android is specially designed for smart phones. The Android 3.0 is very incredible in looks as it has been observed that it has made a much better use of the tablets’ screen size.

You can understand it better with the example of Gmail. It runs best on the smart phones in the vertical orientation as it is easy that way to scan through the emails. You can run a preview pane on the right side of your tablet and your messages on the left with the help of Android 3.0 if you are an email client.

The screen size of the tablet is often accommodated with the Android 3.0, but sometimes there are some apps that still run in the smart phone mode. Android 3.0 is supposed to be much sleeker for the tablet PCs in comparison with the iOS 4.3 that is currently running on the iPad 2. The preview of the open apps is shown by the pop-ups that resemble with the thumbnail views. On the other hand the settings are also more advanced along with the status overlays.

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HTC Desire HD vs Google Nexus S

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It’s nonetheless, era of Android handsets, and whenever there is talk about Android handsets one can’t just forget The Nexus S and Desire HD. They belong to Samsung and HTC family respectively. Galaxy S of the Samsung has already made its mark, whereas HTC Nexus One (HTC) has made its name by becoming Google’s successor. Let’s see which Android outruns the other.

Applications

 

There was always a slight problem running TweetDeck or Angry Birds on handsets but not these handsets. They are elegant, smart and quite enjoyable handsets. Moreover, it’s nonetheless, great surprise to see more than one lack and 20 thousand games and applications restless to be used. In short, the market is full of healthy surprises. The only slight problem with Android 2.3 is that developers haven’t updated the code yet and due to which some applications don’t run.

Tasker, an application which is used for handy control of phone settings has reduced its functionality on NEXUS S, which is quite irritating sometimes. The most difficult part is to compare the two handsets in case of downloads. Both are the equal matches in downloading. With the advent of time apps are increasing day by day, this may damage the attractiveness of Desire HD.

Quality Calling and Battery Timing

The only thing the Desire HD lags is battery timing. It has a huge 4.3-inch LCD screen and only 1230 mAh battery, which only make the thing worse. For those, who are regular mobile users extra battery acts not as a choice but a necessity. Moreover, the battery HTC has used is woefully inadequate for the task at hand. For applications, games and videos the battery just doesn’t fulfill user requirements.

On the contrary, the Nexus S has a battery capacity of 1500 mAh cell. As the screen (AMOLED) is also not too heavy as compared to LCD so battery of NEXUS S appears quite handy. It has quite improved increased stamina and is feasible for running apps, games and videos. Those who prefer long battery timings NEXUS S is the right choice. By being a bit of care the battery can last a couple of days without charge.

Storage

Nowadays, the storage is the top priority of users. NEXUS S comes with the pre-storage of 16 GB, which is more than enough for most of the users (quite enough for songs, apps and downloads). However, the problem is that when this storage runs out, there is no external memory microSD card slot.

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Best Samsung Galaxy TAB Cases, Covers, Stands and Accessories

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Samsung galaxy Tab is proving to be one of the fastest selling tablets on the market now a day, and there’s a lot of catching up to do, as its main competitor iPad has a head start of more than six months. It’s understandable why Samsung’s new product is so successful, it has a weight which is lighter than the iPad, it’s handier due to the new 7 inch screen format and is powered by Google Android, which is one of the best mobile OS available. It is quite clear that Samsung will give Apple a run for its 90% market share. Due to the wide spread attention from customers, accessories and case manufacturers will start manufacturing products especially made to suit the Galaxy TAB, so users will be having even more options to personalize their latest gadget.

Presented here are the best Samsung Galaxy TAB cases, covers, stands and accessories that are available in the market right now. The main focus is on the popular models, but that doesn’t mean you won’t be able to find something more unique, which suits your taste. So let’s start:

1. Tuff-Luv Traditional Leather Case Cover & Stand

As we are already quite familiar with Tuff-Luv, which only makes items of high quality. This Traditional Leather case cover and stand for Galaxy TAB is made from hand, using real black leather, and it uses an Over the Top cover style. The neat thing is that the Tuff-Luv case does not only cover your tablet, but also act as a stand, so that you can watch video clips with ease while involved with something else. As you can see, all the buttons and ports on the Samsung Galaxy TAB remain accessible while it’s placed inside the protective case. While it compared to the iPad cases the price is also reasonable.

2. PDair Leather Case

Although a bit more expensive, however, leather is the best material for making protective cases for tablets such as the Samsung galaxy tab. You’ll know you got a nice product when you will feel it in your hand. If maintained properly, it will stand the test of time. The same thing goes for the PDair Leather case for the Samsung Galaxy TAB. It is a unique product made from dark leather while stitched with a lighter contrasting color.PDair Leather case is what you would call an agenda style protective case, which basically means a classic design, with magnetic studs for opening and closing the case securely. And to top it off its all handmade which means that it is of the highest quality.

3. Dura-gadget Black Leather Protective Case with Stand

If you’re looking for a case that gives your Samsung Galaxy TAB more of a vintage look this is it. Dura-gadget Leather protective case with stand function is more of a vintage case that resembles the first PDA cases which came from HP. This might look a bit weathered but make no mistake it is made from real leather. To add to the value besides the material it’s made off, the Duda-gadget case features a desk stand with at least a dozen viewing angles for your convenience. As with every other case this one also keeps all your ports and buttons uncovered. And what’s more is that there is even a place on the back for business cards, credit cards and cash to fit. This case has the lowest price of all the Samsung galaxy tab cases, which provides a leather case.

4. Arkon Portable Fold-Up Stand

This is an accessory which will never be a burden to you as it is a fold able and adjustable stand which cannot only be used for Samsung galaxy tab but for the iPad and any other slim tablet. It is light in weight as it is made of plastic. It won’t even slip from glossy surfaces due to the non-stick coating of the stand. Along with many other viewing angles, it works perfectly in either landscape or portrait view.

5. Dura-gadget Car Charger

Now we are getting to something which travelers will love: car chargers.

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Samsung Galaxy 7 Inch Tablets

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Tech-heads are drooling over the prospect of a second-generation iPad, widely expected to be unveiled in the next month or so. The aforesaid news is old. The breaking news is that finally we have a competitor of iPad in the face of Tablet PC. Tablet PC is all set to confront the iPad. The announcement of “Tablet PC Production” has been made in the past month. After such announcement, tech-lovers are comparing the Tablet PC with iPad. Both appliances are equipped with the state-of-the-art features. The most common comparison between the two is; Tablet PC is meant for business than any other and iPad is heaven for gadget-freaks. Anyhow, the liker of Tablet PC will feel privileged – just because the Tablet PC is available in many versions. Every Tablet PC brand has its own unique features unlike the iPad. The all prestigious brands of computers are in the feet to produce Tablet PCs. It means the consumer will have more variety of Tablet PCs at his or her disposal. One can get the Tablet PC according to his or her own requirement. There is variety of Tablet PCs available in the nearby store. Here we listed below the best 7 Inch Tablet PCs. Enjoy the list!

Samsung Galaxy TAB (7 Inch Tablet)

Samsung Galaxy TAB (7 Inch Tablet)

Much has been written on 7 Inch Samsung Galaxy Tab’s performance. Many analysts have compared the features of Samsung Galaxy Tab with Apple’s iPad. Without being biased, it is very hard to compare the two revolutionary products. This is so because Samsung Galaxy Tab is mainly produce keeping in mind the daily routine of an employee of corporate sector. Samsung Galaxy Tab is the need of businessman. The Samsung Galaxy Tab was first revealed before tech-savers in Berlin last year. Much media hype had created by Samsung then. This Samsung Galaxy Tab is definitely giving the hard time to iPad. Samsung Galaxy Tab is delicate in using outdoor and indeed the stylish one too. The features of Samsung Galaxy Tab are unmatched. Put Samsung Galaxy Tab in your pouch or man purse or ladies purse, whatever! It will fit due to its slim body. Samsung Galaxy Tab will also work as your part-time cell phone, because it has all phone functions. From video calls to voice chat, 7 Inch Samsung Galaxy Tab is all fit in your desires to have a PC in your pocket. This Samsung Tablet PC has not yet overtakes the iPad market. Samsung Galaxy Tab may take some time to kill the iPad. However, it is clearly seen that Tablet PCs will be leaders of next generation technology. The data operating speed in Samsung Galaxy Tab is much faster than any other Tablet PC. The 7 Inch Samsung Galaxy Tab supports the Android software. This is an iconic feature in Samsung Tablet PC. Samsung has introduced the adjustable automatic screen display in this 7 Inch Tablet PC.

Features of Samsung Galaxy TAB

The heavenly features of this magnificent Tablet PC are:

3G, GPS, HD recording, video chat, WiFi, Bluetooth, accelerometer, geo-magnetic sensor. One can get a lot of accessories for the 7 Inch Samsung Galaxy TAB, including a stylus, TV Out cables for video playback on a bigger screen, QWERTY keyboard, car dock, cases and covers and so on.

Blackberry Playbook

Blackberry Playbook

RIM seems to have put together a very tasty Tablet PC. It might be a strange name in the shelf of Tablet PCs. BlackBerry PlayBook is the fastest Tablet PC ever with true multi tasking & face-to-face conversations. The PlayBook, however, has the same price as the iPad – maybe more, maybe less, as it is still making its place in the market. But the PlayBook has already showed the signs of capturing the iPad market. It bodes well for any iPad competition by appearing to be of the same value and worth as the iPad. However, the Blackberry PlayBook do not equipped with 3G technology. It certainly means that a Blackberry cell phone will be needed to connect to the Internet in case of no WiFi Hotspots. This difference would surely not keep the consumers away from buying the Blackberry Playbook, as there is enough stands out options in this Tablet PC. Access to the Android applications is a huge plus for owners of the Playbook.

The main features of Blackberry Playbook are as follows:

  • Support Android Applications
  • Own store of applications like the Apple’s store
  • It is equipped with a Flash. Even the iPad does not have the Flash.
  • QNX Operating System
  • 7” LCD, 1024 x 600, HD Display, Sharp and True Colors
  • 1 GHz dual-core processor
  • 1 GB RAM
  • Dual HD cameras and HD video recording
  • Weighs less than a pound

Archos 70

Archos 70

We can call it a multimedia Tablet PC. It supports almost all multimedia formats. Archos 70 is available in two different ranges; one is equipped with SSD 8GB Drive and the other with a hard drive (250 GB).

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Best Selling Mobile Phones of All Times

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In this era of technology mobile phone is requirement of every person and also has positive effects on society. Mobile technology enables you to get connect all over the world through internet and get information of any part of world (breaking news) when it happens. Mobile technology enables you to make fast and informed decisions.

Mobile technology is very useful in many departments of social life and smart phones with capabilities of browsing the internet, audio/video calls, and sharing large files, mobile technology has made it more efficient to communicate and conduct meetings and business. Some Top Selling Phones make good effects on economy of mobile companies.

In these competitors Best Selling Phone gets more benefit due to its sharp and smart features. Mostly mobile phones with highest sale having balance in their prices with features, so they are affordable for every class. Here we are introducing some Best Selling Phones.

Nokia Series:

  1. Nokia 5310:

Nokia 5310 is an express music phone. Main body color is grey, red, black or white and about a centimeter thick. It was released in 2007 and it features many music specific features as well as a 2.0 megapixel camera. It comes with 30 MB internal memory, 32 MB system RAM (2MB of heap memory for apps).Its weight is 71 g, it comes with a dedicated audio chip, which delivers better audio quality, as well as video. It has basic organizer functions including a calendar, to-do list, and notes and it can play FM Radio and receive call with the headset’s button.

2. Nokia N97:

It is a smart and stylish model of nokia series with sharp features. It is actually category of those phones which are in highest sale. It made good repute in Top Selling Phones. It is a touch screen mobile phone in the N series by Nokia. It was released worldwide, on 26 June 2009. It comes with a slide-out QWERTY keyboard. Its talk time is 9.5 hours; LCD size is (640×360 px) 3.5 inch. Its weight is 150 g for original. Its Video recording: Up to 3.6 hours (offline mode) and Standby time: Up to 17 days (3G), 18 days (GSM).

Another version on Nokia N97 is Nokia N97 Mini, having some features of N97 but some differences for instance it is downsize than Nokia N97, another difference is top left the big D-pad has been replaced with four arrow keys at right side. Space between keys is also more than original design. It has some similarities with original model i-e 3.2 inch touch screen, 8 GB of storage memory, removal of FM transmitter, and a shorter battery life. Its LCD size is (640×360 px) 3.2 inch. Weight: 138 g for mini .

3.  Nokia N95:

The phone was released at the end of March 2007. This is a portable device is a Smart phone produced by Nokia as part of their N series. The N95 has built-in Wi-Fi, with which it can access the Internet, audio/video chat, it also has built-in Blue-tooth and works with wireless earpieces. The N95 includes a built-in accelerometer. Its weight is 120 g and comes with 160 MB Memory, 240×320 px, 2.6 in, TFT LCD display, USB 2.0, Blue-tooth 2.0, Wi-Fi b/g, Infrared and Rear Camera of 5 Megapixel.

Its capabilities include video recording and video conferencing, a FM Radio tuner, multi-tasking to allow several applications to run simultaneously, MMS and e-mail and a web browser with support for Adobe Flash, HTML and JavaScript.

Its different versions are:

  • N95 NAM (N95-3): designed specifically for the North American market
  • N95 8GB (N95-2): N95-2, internally known as RM-320, comes with 8 gigabytes of internal storage and a larger display
  • N95 CHINA (N95-5): the N95-5 is targeted at the Chinese market
  • N95 8GB NAM (N95-4): with support for North American
  • N95 CHINA (N95-5)
  • N95 8GB CHINA (N95-6)

The lower cost N95-5 and N95-6 for the Chinese market.

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Nokia 1100:

This is also including in phones With Highest Sale. This is a very simple mobile in nokia series. It was launched in late 2003; 250 million 1100′s have been sold since 2003. The Nokia 1100 was designed at Nokia Design Center in California. Its style is not too much modern but it gets popularity among more modern cell phones with more features. It was target among those users who a simple use of cell phone only related to a phone call or SMS just text messages, alarm clock or calendar. Its display is 96 x 65 Monochrome.

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