Verizon Wireless made it official on Tuesday that the Galaxy Tab 7.7 will go on sale on Thursday (Mar 1, 2012) and will cost 500 dollars for a 2 year contract. It will require you to get yourself enrolled into 4G LTE mobile broadband data package as well that starts at 30 dollars per month [...]
Archive for February, 2012
Samsung introduced new version of P1000 Galaxy Tab called Galaxy tab 2 7.0 at the Mobile World congress 2012. Folks at engadget were able to get their hands on one of these units. Here is the video of it.
I am not a huge fan of Samsung apps on my Tab and would love to get rid of that bloatware. Unfortunately, the only way to get rid of it is by flashing a new ROM. Features of this bloatware-free firmware: * Removed Samsung Bloat* ADW Launcher or TouchWiz Launcher* 95% AOSP Gingerbread themed* Custom [...]
To install ClockworkMod Recovery (CWM) for Galaxy Tab P1000, follow these instructions: 1- Reboot your device in download mode (power button + volume down rocker)2- Open Odin. If you do not have it on your PC, get it from galaxy tab plus official firmware post (see the bottom of the post). 3- Download Skin1980_P1010_CWM-RECOVERY-BETA-1.tar from [...]
Many Samsung Galaxy tab P1000 users are not able to get the video chat function on their tablet to work. Even the one available from the Google market does not work the way it should on the Tab. However, there is a solution to this problem. First, download this build of Skype from here and [...]
Here is how you can perform root / gain super user access on your Samsung galaxy tab 7.7 to run special apps or to do extensive modification of the file system on the tablet. 1. Download and install LATEST SAMSUNG KIES (or stand-alone USB drivers if you can find them)2. Transfer the file root.zip [zip [...]
By default, apps do not have the permission to write data onto the external SD card in the Samsung Galaxy Tab 7.7. However, there is a hack that lets you accomplish that. It requires you to have a rooted Tab though. Want to root it? Make sure to read Galaxy tab 7.7 root guide to [...]