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Samsung unveils 7-inch Galaxy Tab 3

Samsung announces 7-inch Galaxy Tab 3
The big 3

The third iteration of Samsung's Android tablet is finally here, with the announcement that the Android 4.1-running Galaxy Tab 3 will be arriving from May.

Making the announcement via its website, Samsung revealed everything we can expect from its 7-inch tablet, which will be powered by a dual core 1.2GHz chip and comes with either 8GB or 16GB of storage - or up to 64GB if you choose to expand via the microSD slot.

However, the other specs haven't seen much of a leap forward from the Tab 2. The Tab 3 has a 3-megapixel rear camera and 1.3-megapixel front camera,

Three's a crowd

While the tablet's design pitches it as competition for the iPad Mini and the Nexus 7, its 1,024 x 600 resolution display is a little disappointing at only 169ppi.

But don't forget that we're also expecting the imminent arrival of the 10-inch Galaxy Tab 3 Plus, which is rumoured to be packing a more impressive 1.GHz dual-core processor and 2,560 x 1,600 resolution display.

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The WiFi version of the Galaxy Tab 3 will be available worldwide starting in May, with the 3G version following in June.

Hugh Langley

Hugh Langley is the ex-News Editor of TechRadar. He had written for many magazines and websites including Business Insider, The Telegraph, IGN, Gizmodo, Entrepreneur Magazine, WIRED (UK), TrustedReviews, Business Insider Australia, Business Insider India, Business Insider Singapore and more.