Samsung Galaxy Tab now only $299 outright in Australia

The Samsung Galaxy Tab was the first Android-powered tablet to be released by a major manufacturer, and as such has seen quite reasonable sales levels so far. One can presume though that the onslaught of Android 3.0 Honeycomb tablets that keep being announced each week now has not done good things for those sales numbers, especially considering that the Galaxy Tab runs Android 2.2 Froyo and is likely never going to get updated to a tablet-optimized version of the operating system.

As such, we’re starting to see the Galaxy Tab discounted in various places. Today’s great deal comes from Australia, and is available from both JB Hi-Fi and Telstra. These companies will sell you a 7-inch Galaxy Tab for just $299 outright – no contract required. And no, this isn’t the Wi-Fi-only version. It has an unlocked 3G mobile data radio as well, which you can use on any carrier you please.

This deal will only last until May 3, so if you’re interested, order your Galaxy Tab from JB Hi-Fi or Telstra now.

The Samsung Galaxy Tab has a 7-inch 1024×600 capacitive touchscreen, a 1 GHz single-core Hummingbird processor, 16 GB of internal storage, Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, GPS, and that unlocked internal SIM slot.

Via Netbooknews

Author: Vlad Bobleanta

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  • Anonymous

    There’s a bit of currency conversion to be done here: AU $299 = US $319.

  • Hootski69

    I purchased one this week at the above price and find it to be awesome…..my co worker was so impressed he has ordered 2. He want’s to give one away as a gift.

  • Mkdenos

    how much is the shipping to US

  • Maye

    Does it have international warranty? Thanks!

  • Matt Bee

    Has anyone bought one through Telstra ? Are they really network unlocked?? or are they simply bought outright but locked to the Telstra network ?

  • Alk

    dont seem like they deliver to the USA..

  • Jinang23

    hey is it really unlocked?? As i want to use it in india. please reply soon

  • Prawin Is

    I bought it from Telstra last Saturday….its unlocked and really a good deal