Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 7.0: Test the Seven-Inch Version

Galaxy tab 2 in two sizes

In addition to the tested seven-inch model of the Galaxy tab 2, there is also a 10.1-inch version. Both devices have a one gigahertz is fast dual-core processor, a gigabyte memory to the page. Samsung sold the Galaxy tab 2 in variants with 8, 16 or 32 gigabytes of internal memory, while the eight-gigabyte only for the seven-inch model is available. The microSD card slot allows the expansion of the storage to up to 32 gigabytes.


The larger 10.1-inch version of 1280 x 800 pixels has a resolution of 1024 x 600 pixels the seven-inch touchscreen of the Galaxy tab 2,. The non anti-glare display shows content in detail, but something dark. It is not scratch-resistant housing, however. The customized Android is easy to use, the screen responds quickly and accurately to input and thus prima is suitable for work or play.

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Samsung installed two cameras: the back takes pictures with up to three megapixels , while the front-camera for video telephony in 0.3 mega pixels (VGA resolution) is final. All models offer Wi-Fi n standard. With the 3 g version you can surf thanks to HSPA +-support on the road with up to 21 megabits per second. Bluetooth 3.0, GPS, and USB port offers the 344 gram heavy machinery (the 10.1 ZOLLER weighs 588 grams) a 3.5 mm jack plug for your headphones.

differences to its predecessor
In Germany by the patent dispute with Apple, Samsung tablets have a hard time. With the Galaxy tab 2 in two sizes, the group starts a new start-up. Compare the technical specifications, with those of the existing Galaxy tab 7.0 plus, is striking, they differ when the processor clock to the new Tablet works 200 megahertz with his one-gigahertz processor (dual-core) slower. Thanks to updates the older Galaxy tab 7.0 plus the Galaxy tab is 2 regarding the Android version in nothing.

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Battery and design

Case of intensive use the 11 mm thick Galaxy tab last 2 7.0 over eleven hours. After less than four hours on the socket, the battery is again fully in the juice. Optics as well as processing leave a good impression.

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tablets see Galaxy Tablet variant: touch 10.1

Another Tablet from Samsung is available with the Galaxy touch 10.1. One of the main differences is the integrated stylus, also has the touch 10.1 one around 400 megahertz faster processor at 1.4 gigahertz. In the dimensions and the weight there is little difference to the larger version of the Galaxy tab 2.

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Conclusion: Samsung Galaxy tab 2

The Samsung Galaxy tab 2 convinced is operating with full facilities including UMTS and good processing fluently and accurately. Optical and functional characteristics can Samsungs Tablet but miss.

Review conclusion: you need to know that

The 7-inch version of the Samsung Galaxy tab 2 convinces with full facilities including UMTS and good processing. Fürs work and play is the Tablet PC just fine. The screen is somewhat dark, shows images with a resolution of 1024 x 600 pixels, but full of detail. Eleven hours held the battery in the test case of intensive use. In the Galaxy tab 2 7.0 Android 4.1.1 works. Best price on the Internet: 197,91 EUR * this product at Amazon order Pro liquid work of expandable memory back camera good workmanship UMTS contra satisfying any playing to the TV via HDMI test grade of the editorial 2.54 user rating (out of 1 reviews)

Alternative: Google nexus 7

The nexus 7 is fast, easy and fun with the sharper display simply. NVIDIA’s Tegra 3 processor shows off with computing power, which makes possible even mobile games.