Samsung Brings Color to the Tablet Space with Garnet Red Edition Galaxy Tab 2

Samsung Brings Color to the Tablet Space with Garnet Red Edition Galaxy Tab 2

Limited edition color offering is a blend of on-the-go portability and style -
includes free matching case, runs Android Jelly Bean

PR Newswire

RIDGEFIELD PARK, N.J., Jan. 28, 2013

RIDGEFIELD PARK, N.J., Jan.28, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --Samsung Electronics
America Inc., a market leader and award-winning innovator in consumer
electronics, today announced that a new Garnet Red Edition of the powerful
Galaxy Tab® 2 7.0 will be available for a limited time, beginning this week
from participating retailers.


The new Galaxy Tab 27.0, preloaded with Android 4.1, Jelly Bean, showcases
Samsung's commitment to providing users with choice, portability and
entertainment. This limited edition version of the Galaxy Tab 2 7.0 is
competitively priced at $219.99 and also includes a matching Garnet Red case
($50 value) at no additional cost.

A stylish choice perfect for Valentine's Day or any occasion

The Garnet Red Edition Galaxy Tab 2 was created for consumers who want to stay
connected and entertained on-the-go, and are seeking a unique color offering.

"This new eye-catching version of the Galaxy Tab 2 offers endless
entertainment in the palm of your hand, while the stylish Garnet Red look will
set you apart from the crowd," said Michael Abary, Senior Vice President,
Samsung Electronics America, Inc. "The Garnet Red version of the Galaxy® S III
has been incredibly well-received, so we are happy to make the same brilliant
color available for our Galaxy Tab 2 as well."

A compact 7" powerhouse that's smart and easy to use

The Galaxy Tab 2 is a powerful dual-core tablet running Android Jelly Bean,
and features an easily accessible memory card slot for convenient loading of
multimedia files in a range of supported file formats.

The tablet offers endless content access in a sleek design that can maximize
the home entertainment experience. The Smart Remote App and built-in IR
Blaster turns the Galaxy Tab 2 into a universal remote, helping users to
easily find their favorite shows and change the channel directly from the
tablet. Users can choose from hundreds of thousands of apps or access favorite
movies and TV shows from Google Play or Media Hub.

The new Garnet Red Edition Galaxy Tab 2 will be available while supplies last,
from Walmart,, Office Depot, Fry's, Tiger Direct, Toys"R"Us and
other fine retailers.

It features a 7" TFT display and measures 0.41" x 4.8" x 7.6". Weight
including battery is 0.76 lbs and it features a built-in microSD slot supports
up to 32 GB of additional storage. Connectivity includes WiFi, Bluetooth 3.0,
USB 2.0 host, and integrated IR for home theater control.

A choice for every consumer

In addition to this new version of the Galaxy Tab 2 7.0, Samsung continues to
offer the Galaxy Tab 2 in classic black or white in both 10.1 and 7.0 sizes.
As well, the award-winning Galaxy Note 10.1 with integrated S-pen is available
in black or white as well.

More information can be found at

About Samsung Electronics America

Headquartered in Ridgefield Park, NJ, Samsung Electronics America, Inc. (SEA),
a wholly owned subsidiary of Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd., markets a broad
range of award-winning, digital consumer electronics and home appliance
products, including HDTVs, home theater systems, MP3 players, digital imaging
products, refrigerators and washing machines. A recognized innovation leader
in consumer electronics design and technology, Samsung is the HDTV market
leader in the U.S. Please visit for information.

© 2013 Samsung Electronics America, Inc. Samsung AND Galaxy Tabare registered
trademarks of Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. Android, and Google Play are
trademarks of Google, Inc. All other brand, product, service names and logos
are trademarks and/or registered trademarks of their respective manufacturers
and/or owners. Screen Images are Simulated.

SOURCE Samsung Electronics America Inc.

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