In addition to the 10.1-inch version of the Galaxy Tab 2, Samsung also unveiled the 7-inch variant of the Galaxy Tab 2 at the Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2012 in Barcelona, Spain. Like the 10.1-inch variant, the seven-inch tablet also runs Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich right out the box. It will also be available in both 3G and WiFi versions in the capacities of 8GB, 16GB and 32GB with a microSD card slot for expansion.
The 7-inch Galaxy Tab 2 is powered by the same 1GHz dual-core processor, it comes equipped with a 7-inch WSVGA touchscreen display with a 1024×600 pixel resolution, there’s a 3-megapixel rear-facing camera and a front-facing VGA camera for video calling purposes. Like its big brother there’s also a wide variety of Samsung applications, Google Mobile services including YouTube, GoogleMaps, Gmail, Google+ and access to the Android Market.
The seven-incher also comes with a few connectivity options such as A-GPS support, USB 2.0, Bluetooth 3.0, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, sensors includes accelerometer, digital compass, light sensor and the 3G version gets the proximity sensor. There is an 4000mAh Li-ion battery for operation and will also be launched initially on the UK market in March and then on to the international market.