Samsung Launches ATIV Tab 3: World’s Thinnest Windows 8 Tablet

Samsung has announced the ATIV Tab 3 at premiere 2013 event in London. ATIV Tab 3 runs Windows 8 operating system, introduced as “the world’s thinnest Windows 8 tablet”.

Samsung ATIV Tab 3

Tab 3  is equipped with a 10.1-inch 1366 x 768-pixel display, an Intel ATOM Z2760 processor, 2GB of RAM and 64GB of internal storage (expandable via the on-board microSD card slot) . The ATIV Tab 3 weighs 550 grams and is just 8.2mm thick. The ATIV Tab 3 also includes an S Pen and S Note software.  It features Samsung’s traditional plastic casing, and is very similar to the Android-powered Galaxy Tab.  The company hasn’t provided details about the battery yet but  promising up to 8.5 hours of battery life.  Tab 3 is fully compatible with the Microsoft Office suite, which is preloaded on it (Office Home & Student).

As for pricing and availability, the  ATIV Tab 3 will arrive in stores in early August for a pricy $699.

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