Apple iPad 3 challenge from new Samsung Android 4.0 tablet

If Apple thinks they have something to worry about from the Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 then this latest rumour might give the fruity company even more worries, because the rumour is old Sammy is gearing up to challenge the Apple iPad 3 with a new larger tablet of their own that will run the new Android Ice Cream Sandwich operating system.

According to the guys over at Slash Gear by way of the Boy Genius Report, the word is Samsung will deliver a new 11.6-inch slate with a thinner bezel than that on the Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 and with a display pixel resolution of 2560 x 1600 and a 16:10 aspect ratio.

Furthermore the new Samsung Android 4.0 tablet is said to be powered by an Exynos 5250 2GHz dual core processor, and apparently the Samsung CPU which is a dual core A15 chip is said to be quite similar to Apple’s A6 CPU.

Word also has it that Samsung’s new slate will play along with Android Beam for easy syncing to other devices such as the Samsung Galaxy Nexus along with a wireless docking mode for HDTV gaming.

And that’s about all that is known on Sammy’s Apple iPad 3 challenger apart from the device might make it’s debut during Mobile World Congress 2012 in February, the same month it is rumoured Apple will unveil the next generation iPad.

We will of course pass any new info along on this new Samsung Android tablet as and when it becomes available, so do you think this latest slate from the Samsung camp could challenge the Apple iPad 3?

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One thought on “Apple iPad 3 challenge from new Samsung Android 4.0 tablet”

  1. Ashe11hk says:

    Well, it is not all about specs these days. It is all about quality and how you make things work best in combination. Look the 4S. Aren’t there several phones in the market that look to be better on paper? Where are they on the market compared to the 4S and why is that?

    The iPad is so gorgeous! It takes abt 70 percent of the market compared with ALL OTHER tablets crunched in one box!

    You better talk about this mystery but a real fact!

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