This Day On The Street
Continue to site
This account is pending registration confirmation. Please click on the link within the confirmation email previously sent you to complete registration.
Need a new registration confirmation email? Click here

Samsung Unveils New Tablets NotePro And TabPro At CES

The Consumer Electronics 2014 show has gotten underway in Las Vegas, Nevada, with some of the world's biggest tech manufacturers showing off the gadgets that they hope will find a place in our homes in the coming year.

One of the biggest unveils at the show so far has come from Samsung. The Korean electronics giant, associated with the Galaxy range of tablets and smartphones, unveiled two new tablets which it believes will offer both business and home users an excellent platform. The nearest challenger to Apple in both tablet and smartphone markets openly signaled its intention to become the market leader in 2014.

Samsung’s two new tablets

Samsung revealed the NotePro and TabPro, with both devices benefiting from an interface derived from Google's popular Android operating system. Samsung boasts that both of these tablets feature the most advanced and function-packed version of Android that has yet to be released. The Notepro is seen as the more premium of the two tablets, offering only one model featuring a 12.2" screen, while three TabPros will be put out featuring 8.4", 10.1" and 12.2" screens. Both tablets will go on sale later this year, with Samsung making the lofty claim that their new tablet portfolio will "redefine what a tablet can do".

These are devices that are not merely intended to set new standards of quality, but also to break records with regard to screen size. The Korean manufacturer stated that the 12.2" version of the two tablets will be the largest mainstream tablets available on the market, and will naturally offer a full HD display.

Could the first 4K tablet be coming soon?

Meanwhile, with both Samsung and Sony already fully committed to the already commercially available ultra-HD format, many people were wondering how long it will be before someone produces a tablet computer with four times the screen resolution of HD; a possibility which is already technologically, if not economically, viable. It may not be far away, though, as Toshiba unveiled the world's first 4K resolution laptop at CES.

1 of 3

Check Out Our Best Services for Investors

Action Alerts PLUS

Portfolio Manager Jim Cramer and Director of Research Jack Mohr reveal their investment tactics while giving advanced notice before every trade.

Product Features:
  • $2.5+ million portfolio
  • Large-cap and dividend focus
  • Intraday trade alerts from Cramer
Quant Ratings

Access the tool that DOMINATES the Russell 2000 and the S&P 500.

Product Features:
  • Buy, hold, or sell recommendations for over 4,300 stocks
  • Unlimited research reports on your favorite stocks
  • A custom stock screener
Stocks Under $10

David Peltier uncovers low dollar stocks with serious upside potential that are flying under Wall Street's radar.

Product Features:
  • Model portfolio
  • Stocks trading below $10
  • Intraday trade alerts
14-Days Free
Only $9.95
14-Days Free
Dividend Stock Advisor

David Peltier identifies the best of breed dividend stocks that will pay a reliable AND significant income stream.

Product Features:
  • Diversified model portfolio of dividend stocks
  • Updates with exact steps to take - BUY, HOLD, SELL
Trifecta Stocks

Every recommendation goes through 3 layers of intense scrutiny—quantitative, fundamental and technical analysis—to maximize profit potential and minimize risk.

Product Features:
  • Model Portfolio
  • Intra Day Trade alerts
  • Access to Quant Ratings
Real Money

More than 30 investing pros with skin in the game give you actionable insight and investment ideas.

Product Features:
  • Access to Jim Cramer's daily blog
  • Intraday commentary and news
  • Real-time trading forums
Only $49.95
14-Days Free
14-Days Free
AAPL $93.74 0.00%
FB $117.58 0.00%
GOOG $693.01 0.00%
TSLA $240.76 0.00%
YHOO $36.60 0.00%


Chart of I:DJI
DOW 17,773.64 -57.12 -0.32%
S&P 500 2,065.30 -10.51 -0.51%
NASDAQ 4,775.3580 -29.9330 -0.62%

Free Reports

Top Rated Stocks Top Rated Funds Top Rated ETFs