Samsung Unveils Galaxy NotePro & TabPro for Productive Tablet Experience [CES 2014]

Samsung Galaxy Note Pro

 

The rumors have been confirmed and Samsung has ushered in a premium model of their Samsung Galaxy tablets. The Samsung Galaxy Note Pro and Tab Pro are two models that you know and love and given undefined specs in hardware allowing you to have productivity like no other. They are the first tablets to come in 12.2″ and have a WQXGA Widescreen producing over 4 million pixels of detail. The colors pop on these tablets like nothing you have seen before and look even more defined with their Magazine UX.

The Galaxy Note Pro comes in at 12.2″ with a WQXGA SUPER LCD display, Exynos 5 Octa processor(LTE: Snapdragon 800), Android 4.4.2 KitKat, 8MP camera on the back and 2MP on the front, 9,500mAh battery, 3GB RAM, 32/64GB Internal Memory, microSD support (Up to 64GB), IR Blaster, Bluetooth 4.0 and various motion sensors.

The Samsung Galaxy TabPro comes three different sizes with 8.4″, 10.1″, and 12.2″. They have practically the same features as the Note Pro except not coming with the S-Pen and of course smaller batteries going into smaller models.

Both models will come preloaded with over $700 of premium content with apps such as : Bitcasa, Bloomberg Businessweek?, Blurb, Cisco WebEx Meetings, Dropbox, Easilydo Pro for Tablet, Evernote, Hancom Office for Android, LinkedIn, LIVESPORT.TV, NY Times, Oxford Advanced Learner’s A-Z, and Sketchbook Pro(varies depending on area).

You can check out the specs and presser below and expect to see some hands-on from us for both the Samsung Galaxy Note Pro & Tab Pro shortly.

Specs:
2.3GHz quad-core Snapdragon 800 processor (LTE version)
1.9GHz Exynos 5 Octa processor (3G version)
3GB of RAM
32/64GB storage
microSD support up to 64GB
8-megapixel camera with LED Flash and Full HD video recording and Zero Shutter lag
2-megapixel camera
Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac with MIMO technology
Bluetooth 4.0
USB 3.0
GPS and GLONASS
infrared sensor
9500mAh battery
Android 4.4 KitKat with TouchWiz and Samsung Knox on top
S Pen stylus with dedicated software features including a few new ones: Magazine UX, Multi Window, Hancom Office for Android, Remote PC, Cisco WebEX Meetings, Samsung e-Meeting. Other features include Action Memo, Scrapbook, Screen Write and S Finder.

 

Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. today unveiled the Samsung Galaxy NotePRO and TabPRO line of tablets, setting a new standard of mobile excellence, equipped with innovative and meaningful technology. Sporting four powerful devices in the lineup – the Galaxy NotePRO (12.2-inch), TabPRO (12.2, 10.1, 8.4-inch), Samsung’s Galaxy tablet portfolio redefines what a tablet can do.

“We created the Galaxy NotePRO and TabPRO series to kick-off a year in which Samsung truly establishes its leadership in the tablet market,” said JK Shin, CEO and President of IT & Mobile Division, Samsung Electronics. “This new line offers the best-in-class content consumption and productivity, combining a stunning viewing experience with Samsung’s design legacy. The Samsung Galaxy NotePRO and TabPRO truly demonstrate our commitment to providing our customers with extraordinarily versatile product offerings, tailored to tablet users of every description.”

Providing users with an extraordinary display and a matching feature set, the Galaxy NotePRO and TabPRO series bring premium style and powerful performance in a single device. Created to satisfy every possible type of user case scenario, the Samsung Galaxy NotePRO and TabPRO combine a crystal-clear, WQXGA display for a world-class viewing experience, powerful productivity tools, and unique features with preloaded and free downloadable content, producing a superior mobile solution.

Introducing Galaxy NotePRO and TabPRO (12.2) – the Definitive Tablet Viewing Experience
The Samsung Galaxy NotePRO and TabPRO present the world’s first 12.2-inch WQXGA Widescreen (16:10) display, offering crystal clear resolution (2560×1600) with more than 4 million pixels, making it an ideal platform for every type of content creation and consumption. With a larger viewing area, the defined screen allows users to enjoy stunning Full HD video play and view even more information at a glance. In addition to the industry-leading display, the devices have been designed with a sleek, light, slim frame that is both premium and highly portable.

A personalized Magazine UX, specifically optimized for a large screen, allows users to further tailor their Galaxy tablet experience for their own needs. The UX enables them to organize their favorite content in an easy-to-use dashboard with automatic feed or news updates and then quickly access the most frequently used apps for a more comfortable reading experience. By utilizing a screen size that is more comparable to traditional magazine-sized material, content is easier to view in its original format when reading digital magazines or e-books.

Powerful Partner for Productivity
The Samsung Galaxy NotePRO and TabPRO (12.2) come equipped with a variety of productivity tools to help users to manage both their personal and professional lives.

Multi Window enables users to split the screen up into four different windows and an innovative, Virtual Keyboardprovides them with enough space to type comfortably, leveraging haptic feedback to produce a more realistic typing experience.

The Samsung S Pen included with the Galaxy NotePRO delivers a more responsive, productive and overall efficient tablet experience with access to features such as Action Memo, Scrapbook, Screen Write and S Finder. In addition, Pen Window enables users to simply draw a window of any size on the screen, and instantly access unique in-application features such as YouTube or a calculator.

Users can easily access and control their home or office PC directly through their Galaxy NotePRO or TabPRO withRemote PC in order to seamlessly edit and save files remotely.

The Galaxy NotePRO and TabPRO also come pre-loaded with Cisco WebEx Meetings platform, the industry’s leading web conferencing solution that provides users with an easy way to meet with anyone, anywhere. And now for the first time on Android tablets, users can share anything on their screen as well as starting a WebEx meeting from contact list.Samsung e-Meeting provides collaboration capabilities by giving users the ability to share content during a meeting without having to access a central server or network.

Ultimate User Content Gift Package?
For additional value and productivity right out of the box, the Samsung Galaxy NotePRO and TabPRO (12.2) will feature up to approximately $700 worth of the premium pre-paid, long-term subscription offers from best-selling news, social media and cloud storage providers, including: Bitcasa, Bloomberg Businessweek?, Blurb, Cisco WebEx Meetings, Dropbox, Easilydo Pro for Tablet, Evernote, Hancom Office for Android, LinkedIn, LIVESPORT.TV, NY Times, Oxford Advanced Learner’s A-Z, and Sketchbook Pro (content packages may vary by region).

The Samsung Galaxy NotePRO and TabPRO line will come in various connectivity options: WiFi Only, WiFi and 3G, or WiFi and LTE. Users can choose between the 12.2-inch Galaxy NotePRO that comes with an included S Pen, and the 12.2-inch Galaxy TabPRO, Galaxy TabPRO 10.1-inch and 8.4-inch without the S Pen.

Designed to extend productivity even further, the following optional accessories are also available for purchase with the Galaxy NotePRO and TabPRO: Various Book CoversUSB LAN HUB, Universal BT Keyboard and S Action Mouse(accessories may vary by product model).

The Samsung Galaxy NotePRO and TabPRO tablet line will be offered globally and will be available starting from Q1, 2014.