Samsung is not just about the Android smart phones and tablets. At IFA 2012 Berlin Samsung booth, this morning comes the big announcement of Samsung Galaxy Note 2 with Android Jelly Bean 4.1. The news even got more bigger as Samsung launched Windows Phone 8 based smart phone and tablet. Everyone knew that Windows Phone 8 will be debut during the IFA fair show. After its complete regime as # 1 in Android, Samsung is now serious on Windows Phone 8. Samsung has become the first company to officially launch a Windows Phone 9 device.
Samsung ATIV S
Samsung ATIV S was previously known as to be Samsung Odyssey. It’s sported with 4.8 inches Super AMOLED HD display screen and with power of 1.5 Ghz Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 processor with 1 GB of RAM. It’s equipped with 8 mega pixel camera on the rear side which can be used for 1080p full HD video recording and provides better image capturing. It also has LED flash and auto focus feature to enhance the camera capabilities of the device. It also features front facing 1.9 mega pixel camera which can be used for the front facing camera.
Provided with NFC support you can easily tap and share your photos, pictures, songs and videos with other devices easily. The device measures 137.2 x 70.5 x 8.7 mm, weighs 135 grams and it has 2300 mAh power battery. This device comes in two different variants of internal storage capacity with 16 Gb and 32 GB ones. Other features like Bluetooth 3.0, Wi Fi, A GPS further enhances the device. Quickly going through the specifications of ATIV S it has the following features –
- 4.8 inch Super AMOLED HD display
- 1.5 GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 processor
- 1 GB RAM
- Windows 8 OS
- 8 mega pixel camera on the rear side
- Front facing 1.9 mega pixel camera
- Auto focus, LED Flash
- 16 GB or 32 GB internal memory
- 2300 mAh battery
- NFC Support, A GPS
It will be powered with Windows Phone 8 platform and it’s available for hands-on at IFA Berlin 2012 show from August 31 till September 5. Samsung didn’t speak much about the ATIV S release and this is likely to happen in coming months.
Samsung ATIV Tab
It was not just ATIV S in the Windows Phone 8 series of products by Samsung, but Samsung also launched the first Windows Phone 8 based tablet PC. Dubbed as Samsung ATIV Tab it features 10.1 inches display screen form factor with 1366 x 768 pixels resolution. It’s powered with 1.5 Ghz dual core processor with 2 GB of RAM.
It’s equipped with 5 mega pixel camera on the rear side with 720p HD video recording and includes front facing 1.9 mega pixel camera. It’s available in two variants of 16 GB and the 32 GB internal memory storage capacity and it also includes a micro SD card slot. It has various other features like S GPS, NFC which comes handy. Its powered with 8200 mAh battery providing a long lasting battery life.
Windows RT tablet has the following features –
- 10.1 inches touchscreen display
- 1366 x 768 pixels resolution
- 1.5 Ghz dual core processor
- Windows 8 OS
- 2 GB RAM
- 32 GB / 64 GB of internal memory
- Micro SD card slot
- 8000 mAh battery
Samsung Windows RT Tablet available is still unknown. It’s rumoured that Samsung will also release a future Windows device like the 11.6 ATIV Smart PC and PC Pro.