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Garnet Red Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 7.0 Now Landing In Stores


So you’ve been eying a Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 7.0 tablet, but weren’t so keen on a conservative color of the device and would rather have a color with some zing? Well great you’re in luck as Samsung has announced the Galaxy Tab 2 7.0 in a garnet red color variation. This special edition color of the tablet features not only an appealing red color, but also Jelly Bean running the show, a dual-core processor and the Smart Remote App plus built-in IR Blaster, effectively turning the Galaxy Tab 2 into a universal remote to enjoy all that television content that your heart desires. Oh and best of all— Sammy is even going to toss in a matching garnet red case as part of the overall package. Not a bad deal at all.

The tablet will run interested parties $219.99 and can be found at Walmart, Amazon, Office Depot, Fry’s, Tiger Direct, Toys“R”Us and other retailers as well. You’ll find complete details and information once you hit the break for the full presser from Sammy.

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$250 Galaxy Tab 2 7.0 Student Edition Bundle Available Today

Samsung is now offering the Student Edition Bundle of the Galaxy Tab 2 7.0 for $250 in a handful of stores, including Best Buy, Amazon, Costco, and others. The price is a good deal, saving $100 versus buying all the parts separately.

The bundle will be available from now until September 1st, and it includes an 8GB Galaxy Tab 2 7.0 in limited edition white, a keyboard dock, and a USB adapter that supports plugging in USB thumb drives and other peripherals. Polaris Office will also come pre-installed, which will come in handy for students.

Google’s Nexus 7 is also a great low-cost student option if you don’t need a microSD slot or a rear camera like the Galaxy Tab has. The Galaxy also has an IR blaster, and for only $50 more than the Nexus 7, the Student Bundle is a great choice.

Hit the break for Samsung’s press release.

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