Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1

74
Engadget
Score
74

A dependable product that doesn't really stand out from the competition.

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Model
16GB

Key Specs

Form factor
Tablet
Operating system
Android
Camera (integrated)
yes
Storage type
Internal storage

General

Type
Handheld
Form factor
Tablet
Operating system
Android (Ice Cream Sandwich [4.0])

Input

Keyboard
no
Predictive text
yes

Networking

WiFi (integrated)
yes (802.11a, 802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n)
Mobile broadband (integrated)
no

Location

Location support
yes (GPS, Cellular location, WiFi location, Compass)

Media

Media playback
yes (AAC, FLAC, MP3, OGG, WAV, WMA) (AVI, h.264 / AVC, MPEG-4, VC-1, WMV) (BMP, GIF, JPEG, PNG)

Camera

Camera (integrated)
yes (5 megapixels) (yes)

Other features

Fingerprint reader
no
IR port
yes
Ruggedized
no

Storage

Storage type
Internal storage (16 GB) (Flash)

Power

Battery size
Rechargeable (Li-ion) (no)

Audio

Audio / headset jack
3.5mm
Speakers
Stereo
Built-in microphone
yes

Connections

USB
2.0 (USB charging, USB On-The-Go [host])
Bluetooth
4.0

Hardware

CPU
1.4 GHz
CPU cores
Quad-core
RAM
2 GB
Model
32GB

Key Specs

Form factor
Tablet
Operating system
Android
Camera (integrated)
yes
Storage type
Internal storage

General

Type
Handheld
Form factor
Tablet
Operating system
Android (Ice Cream Sandwich [4.0])

Input

Keyboard
no
Predictive text
yes

Networking

WiFi (integrated)
yes (802.11a, 802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n)
Mobile broadband (integrated)
no

Location

Location support
yes (GPS, Cellular location, WiFi location, Compass)

Media

Media playback
yes (AAC, FLAC, MP3, OGG, WAV, WMA) (AVI, DivX, h.264 / AVC, MPEG-4, VC-1, WMV) (BMP, GIF, JPEG, PNG)

Camera

Camera (integrated)
yes (5 megapixels) (yes)

Other features

Fingerprint reader
no
IR port
yes
Ruggedized
no

Storage

Storage type
Internal storage (32 GB) (Flash)

Power

Battery size
Rechargeable (Li-ion) (no)

Audio

Audio / headset jack
3.5mm
Speakers
Stereo
Built-in microphone
yes

Connections

USB
2.0 (USB charging, USB On-The-Go [host])
Bluetooth
4.0

Hardware

CPU
1.4 GHz
CPU cores
Quad-core
RAM
2 GB
Model
64GB

Key Specs

Form factor
Tablet
Operating system
Android
Camera (integrated)
yes
Storage type
Internal storage

General

Type
Handheld
Form factor
Tablet
Operating system
Android (Ice Cream Sandwich [4.0])

Input

Predictive text
yes

Networking

WiFi (integrated)
yes (802.11a, 802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n)
Mobile broadband (integrated)
no

Location

Location support
yes (GPS, Cellular location, WiFi location, Compass)

Media

Media playback
yes (AAC, FLAC, MP3, OGG, WAV, WMA) (AVI, DivX, h.264 / AVC, MPEG-4, VC-1, WMV) (BMP, GIF, JPEG, PNG)

Camera

Camera (integrated)
yes (5 megapixels) (yes)

Other features

Fingerprint reader
no
IR port
yes
Ruggedized
no

Storage

Storage type
Internal storage (64 GB) (Flash)

Power

Battery size
Rechargeable (Li-ion) (no)

Audio

Audio / headset jack
3.5mm
Speakers
Stereo
Built-in microphone
yes

Connections

USB
2.0 (USB charging, USB On-The-Go [host])
Bluetooth
4.0

Hardware

CPU
1.4 GHz
CPU cores
Quad-core
RAM
2 GB
Model
3G

Key Specs

Form factor
Tablet
Operating system
Android
Camera (integrated)
yes
Storage type
Internal storage

General

Type
Handheld
Form factor
Tablet
Operating system
Android (Ice Cream Sandwich [4.0])

Input

Predictive text
yes

Networking

WiFi (integrated)
yes (802.11a, 802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n)
Mobile broadband (integrated)
yes (GSM-based)

Location

Location support
yes (GPS, Cellular location, WiFi location, Compass)

Media

Media playback
yes (AAC, FLAC, MP3, OGG, WAV, WMA) (AVI, DivX, h.264 / AVC, MPEG-4, VC-1, WMV) (BMP, GIF, JPEG, PNG)

Camera

Camera (integrated)
yes (5 megapixels) (Records video, Auto focus, Flash) (yes)

Other features

Fingerprint reader
no
IR port
yes
Ruggedized
no

Storage

Storage type
Internal storage (16 GB) (Flash)

Power

Battery size
Rechargeable (Li-ion) (no)

Audio

Audio / headset jack
3.5mm
Speakers
Stereo
Built-in microphone
yes

Connections

USB
2.0 (USB charging, USB On-The-Go [host])
Bluetooth
4.0

Hardware

CPU
1.4 GHz
CPU cores
Quad-core
RAM
2 GB
Model
3G

Key Specs

Form factor
Tablet
Operating system
Android
Camera (integrated)
yes
Storage type
Internal storage

General

Type
Handheld
Form factor
Tablet
Operating system
Android (Ice Cream Sandwich [4.0])

Input

Keyboard
no
Predictive text
yes

Networking

WiFi (integrated)
yes (802.11a, 802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n)
Mobile broadband (integrated)
yes (GSM-based)

Location

Location support
yes (GPS, Cellular location, WiFi location, Compass)

Media

Media playback
yes (AAC, FLAC, MP3, OGG, WAV, WMA) (AVI, h.264 / AVC, MPEG-4, VC-1, WMV) (BMP, GIF, JPEG, PNG)

Camera

Camera (integrated)
yes (5 megapixels) (yes)

Other features

Fingerprint reader
no
IR port
yes
Ruggedized
no

Storage

Storage type
Internal storage (16 GB) (Flash)

Power

Battery size
Rechargeable (Li-ion) (no)

Audio

Audio / headset jack
3.5mm
Speakers
Stereo
Built-in microphone
yes

Connections

USB
2.0 (USB charging, USB On-The-Go [host])
Bluetooth
4.0

Hardware

CPU
1.4 GHz
CPU cores
Quad-core
RAM
2 GB
Model
LTE

Key Specs

Form factor
Tablet
Operating system
Android
Camera (integrated)
yes
Storage type
Internal storage

General

Type
Handheld
Form factor
Tablet
Operating system
Android (Ice Cream Sandwich [4.0])

Input

Keyboard
no
Predictive text
yes

Networking

WiFi (integrated)
yes (802.11a, 802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n)
Mobile broadband (integrated)
yes (LTE-based)

Location

Location support
yes (GPS, Cellular location, WiFi location, Compass)

Media

Media playback
yes (AAC, FLAC, MP3, OGG, WAV, WMA) (AVI, h.264 / AVC, MPEG-4, VC-1, WMV) (BMP, GIF, JPEG, PNG)

Camera

Camera (integrated)
yes (5 megapixels) (yes)

Other features

Fingerprint reader
no
IR port
yes
Ruggedized
no

Storage

Storage type
Internal storage (16 GB) (Flash)

Power

Battery size
Rechargeable (Li-ion) (no)

Audio

Audio / headset jack
3.5mm
Speakers
Stereo
Built-in microphone
yes

Connections

USB
2.0 (USB charging, USB On-The-Go [host])
Bluetooth
4.0

Hardware

CPU
1.4 GHz
CPU cores
Quad-core
RAM
2 GB