Verizon announced at CES that they will be refreshing their Galaxy Tab. This definitely explains the $100 price drop of the original tab.
The refreshed Galaxy Tab is mostly the same, but with some notable upgrades: processor clock speed, camera resolution, and network connectivity. Check out the full breakdown below.
|Old Verizon Galaxy Tab||New Verizon Galaxy Tab|
|Screen Size||7 inches||7 inches|
|Screen Technology||TFT LCD||TFT LCD|
|Resolution||1024 x 600 WSVGA||1024 x 600 WSVGA|
|Rear Camera||3 MP with Auto Focus and LED Flash||5 MP with Auto Focus and LED Flash|
|Front Camera||1.3 MP||1.3 MP|
|Processor||1GHz Cortex A8||1.2GHz Cortex A8|
|Weight||380 grams (0.84 pounds)||380 grams (0.84 pounds)|
|Memory||16GB preinstalled||16GB preinstalled|
|Ram||512 MB||512 MB|
|Operating System||Android 2.2 Froyo w/TouchWiz UI||Android 2.2 Froyo w/TouchWiz UI|
|Flash||Version 10.1||Version 10.1|
As of right now the price is unknown. Also we do not know what will happen with the current Tab. Will it live side-by-side with the refreshed one? Or will be be replaced altogether? Let us know what you think in the comments.