US Cellular recently launched the much-awaited 4G LTE network. The initial rollout of 4G LTE includes select cities in Iowa, Wisconsin, Maine, North Carolina, Texas and Oklahoma. US Cellular is the first wireless carrier to offer 4G LTE in several of these markets. Last month, US Cellular announced that the company will soon launch the Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 and Galaxy S Aviator. Today, the wireless carrier finally launched its first 4G LTE device, the Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1.
“The Galaxy Tab 10.1 is the first of many cutting-edge devices slated for use on the 4G LTE network,” said Edward Perez, vice president of sales and marketing operations for U.S. Cellular. “This sleek and functional tablet makes it easier than ever for busy customers to simplify and organize their lives.”
Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 LTE on US Cellular features a 10.1 inch WXGA display, sporting a resolution of 1280 x 800 pixels, 1 GHz dual-core processor, Android 3.2 (Honeycomb) OS, Samsung TouchWiz UX, 3 megapixel rear camera with LED Flash, HD (720p) video recording, 2 megapixel front-facing camera and so on.
Other features include a 3.5 mm headset jack, WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n, 4G LTE Connectivity, 32 GB internal memory, microSD card slot, 32 GB expandable memory, Adobe Flash Player 10.2, Gyroscope, Microsoft Exchange ActiveSync, Quickoffice HD Editor, Stereo Speaker, Play Store, Bluetooth 3.0, USB 2.0, up to 12 hours of usage time, up to 400 hours of stand-by time and a 7000 mAh battery.
The Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 LTE comes with a price tag of $499.99 after a $100 mail-in rebate. However, for a limited time, US Cellular subscribers in current and upcoming 4G LTE markets can get this device for $399.99 after a $100 mail-in rebate and a 2 year service agreement. To get this device, simply head over to this page.