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Samsung to sell luxury Galaxy Tab for $1,000

By Emil
Dec 14, 2010
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  1. Samsung is planning to unveil a luxury Galaxy Tab model that comes with a leather case and Bluetooth headset, and will set you back €749 or about $1,000. First shown off at Millionaire Fair, a European expo that shows off expensive toys and gadgets, the luxury version will reportedly be a limited time offer that lasts through January, according to TG Daily.

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  2. Decimae

    Decimae TS Rookie Posts: 78

    You know that 1 euro = 1 dollar right? In the eyes of companies then. You'll probably get it for 750 dollars.
     
  3. cardriverx

    cardriverx TS Rookie Posts: 82

    Am I the only one that thinks the galaxy tab is way overpriced?
     
  4. captaincranky

    captaincranky TechSpot Addict Posts: 11,691   +1,879

    Is this turd going to have an IPS screen? 'Cause if not, (and I really hate to say this), the iPad is still better. And if not better, at least more usable in the visual sense.

    Well no, it doesn't. http://www.google.com/search?client...p&q=Exchange+rate+euro+USD&btnG=Google+Search
     
  5. dividebyzero

    dividebyzero trainee n00b Posts: 4,891   +1,258

    From the article:
    I don't think you are part of the demographic this piece of kit is aimed at, do you?
     
  6. So will the US premium tab be able to make phone calls? If not then it's still a piece of garbage made of lies.
     
  7. captaincranky

    captaincranky TechSpot Addict Posts: 11,691   +1,879

    If it were possible to make garbage out of lies only, it wouldn't have a foul odor. So, you sir, should patent this immediately.
    I too get junk mail aimed at the affluent from time to time. I try not to let it go to my head.
     
  8. Decimae

    Decimae TS Rookie Posts: 78

    I was talking about convert rates by merchants. Everything in the world is being sold that way, and we're being disadvantaged hugely by this. Unfortunatley, we can't change much.
     
  9. cardriverx

    cardriverx TS Rookie Posts: 82

    I mean the tab in general, am I the only one that thinks $650 is wayyy too much for the regular tab?
     
  10. captaincranky

    captaincranky TechSpot Addict Posts: 11,691   +1,879

    Well, that's pretty much the design aesthetic behind the iPad isn't it? What is that s** even for. I suppose if you want to get in on that market, you should probably shoot for an item that does too little, and costs too much.

    The "Waaay TOOO coool" TV commercial for the iPad has one of the most annoying musical cues I've ever heard.
     
  11. aj_the_kidd

    aj_the_kidd TS Rookie Posts: 555

    I always change the channel when a iPhone or iPad ad comes on, its not because im not a fan of apple its the annoying music in their ads and they are on so often its torture.
     
  12. princeton

    princeton TS Addict Posts: 1,677

    The tab is overpriced period. The ADAM is by far the best and most fair priced tablet PC on the market. Samsung would charge 3 times as much as notionink is for the same product if they made it.
     

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