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According to some internet sources Samsung is going to expand Galaxy Note family of tablets by releasing new 7-inch Galaxy Note.
Both gadgets equipped by touch screen and special S pen for easy control. S Note application is capable of making notes and drawings on the top of the content of the web browser as well as photo and video materials.
The new 7-inch Galaxy Note most likely powered by 1.6 GHz Exynos 4412 processor and comes with 1280 × 800 pixels high resolution display. New Galaxy Note may run on Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean operating system.
Although the screen size of the new Galaxy Note is not known the majority of analysts expect 7.0 or 7.7 inches touch screen display. The appearance of such a tablet would fill the niche between mini and full size tablets of Samsung. There is a lot of competition on 7-inch tablets market. The most successful models are Amazon Kindle Fire and Google Nexus 7 are currently leading in this segment.
Most likely Samsung will introduce 7-inch Galaxy Note on the second week of January on CES 2013 event.
Google Nexus 10 with high resolution display is coming soon?
According to multiple internet sources this week Google is going to introduce Google Nexus 10 tablet and other portable mobile devices.
The presentation of new devices was planned on Monday, October 29. Most likely Google is going to announce Google Nexus 10 – 10-inch tablet with high resolution 2560 × 1600 pixels touch screen. The number of pixels per inch (ppi) of the tablets screen is approximately 300. In comparison, a high-quality Retina screen of iPad tablet has resolution of 2048 × 1536 pixels and density of 264 pixels per inch.
Analysts also believe that Google is preparing the announcement of the next-generation of Nexus smartphone. Most likely the device was developed and manufactured in collaboration with LG Electronics. According to rumors, the smartphone will get a large 4.7-inch touch screen display with resolution of 768 × 1280 pixels, 1.5 GHz 4-core Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro processor, 2 GB of RAM, 16 GB of flash storage and 13-megapixels camera.
On the same event Google may also present 32GB version of Nexus 7 and the new 4.2 version of Android operating system
According to Digitimes Research combined sales of recently released 7 and 8.8-inch models of Amazon Kindle Fire HD tablets should reach 5 million units before the end of the year.
Digitimes Research forecast based on the analysis of components shipment. The shipment of 7-inch Kindle Fire HD components started in July. According to Digitimes Research half a million of 7-inch Kindle Fire HD will be shipped in September and about a million units in October. Overall sales of 7-inch Kindle Fire HD should reach 2.9 million units at the end of the year.
Monthly shipments of 8.9-inch model of Kindle Fire HD may reach one million units. Overall sales of 8.9-inch model of Kindle Fire HD tablets should reach 2.2 million devices.
Amazon may sale from 3.5 to 4 million 8.9-inch Kindle Fire HD tablets before the release of the next version of Kindle Fire.
7-inch Kindle Fire HD tablets are currently available. The tablet powered by dual core 1.2 GHz processor, has 1 GB of RAM and microHDMI slot, equipped by frontal camera, supports superfast Dual-Band Wi-Fi and Bluetooth. 7-inch Kindle Fire HD tablet comes with high quality IPS dispaly with resolution of 1280×800 pixels and superior quality Dolby Audio. The price on the model with 16GB storage is $199. 32GB model is also available for $249.