Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 4G “coming soon” to TELUS

Samsung said that the Galaxy Tab 10.1 4G version will be coming to Canada this Summer, we had some quick hands-on time with this Android tablet last week (video here). Today, TELUS sent us a note that stated they’ll be releasing this and it’s officially “coming soon”. No word on exact availability or a price point the Wi-Fi version is going for $499.99 no-term. Quick specs have the Tab 10.1 running Android 3.1 with Samsung’s TouchWiz UI overtop, 2 megapixel front facing camera and a 3 megapixel rear facing with flash (records 720p HD videos) and weighs 565grams and is 8.6mm thin. Full outline below…

The brand new Samsung GALAXY Tab 10.1, TELUS’ first 4G tablet, is soon to join TELUS’ growing line-up of devices purpose-built for engagement and entertainment. With a stunning 10.1” screen, the Samsung GALAXY Tab 10.1 functions as a life dashboard, enabling Canadians to stay connected and productive through multiple screens as they navigate increasingly busy lives.

Thinner and lighter than your average tablet, the Samsung GALAXY Tab 10.1 lets consumers enjoy a sleek form factor with unparalleled power and mobility. It boasts the power of a laptop with the portability of a tablet, and includes a range of rich multimedia features, refined multitasking capabilities, customized user interface options, unique Samsung Hub services, integrated Office programs and more.

TELUS is committed to a superior experience for customers, and our Learning Centres are a big part of that. From tablet newbies to seasoned pros, a complimentary one-on-one session at a TELUS Learning Centre will help all customers get started with the Samsung GALAXY Tab 10.1 with tips and tricks to get the most out of their tablet experience.

Clear and simple pricing means TELUS customers can experience the full power of the web, worry-free. Customers can enjoy cost certainty and usage flexibility by adding data to their Samsung GALAXY Tab 10.1 with a TELUS Tablet Flex Plan, helping consumers avoid unexpected overage fees.

The Samsung GALAXY Tab 10.1 is powered by Android’s latest operating system, 3.1 and supported by Adobe® Flash® 10.2, making it easy to stay connected and be productive anywhere on the TELUS 4G network. With customized learning programs, top-notch Internet services and flexible pricing plans that keep costs contained, experiencing the breadth and depth of the Samsung GALAXY Tab 10.1 at TELUS has never been easier.