Sprint has committed to offering its own version of the Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 10.1, and Android-based tablet that first hit the market back in the spring.
The version currently available is Wi-Fi only, while Sprint’s is also going to support the carrier’s 4G LTE network. This will give users high-speed access to the Internet when away from Wi-Fi hotspots.
Sprint did not say when it is going to introduce this tablet. Pricing was also not brought up in today’s announcment — still the telco offers the original Galaxy Tab 10.1 for $500, and its likely its successor will go for about the same price.
AT&T also recently committed to offering an LTE-enabled version of this device.
More Details on this Tablet
As its name spells out, the device has a 10.1-inch touchscreen. This has a relatively-low 1280 x 800 resolution (149 ppi).
On the inside is a 1 GHz dual-core processor and 1 GB of RAM. Other features include 8GB of on-board storage, a microSD memory card slot, and a 7000 mAh battery
Sprint’s version of the Tab 2 10.1 is going to debut with Android 4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich), even though Samsung is working on a 4.1 upgrade for this tablet.
Read our in-depth review of the Wi-Fi only version of the Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 10.1 to learn more about it.