Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 - tablet - Android 4.2.2 (Jelly Bean) - 16 GB - 8" - ASDA Direct - £129 after promotional codes
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Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 - tablet - Android 4.2.2 (Jelly Bean) - 16 GB - 8" - ASDA Direct - £129 after promotional codes

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Hot

Sufficiently toasty

Nice clear screens on them too

How many times does this have to be posted lol

Not fair.... Ordered the 7" **** it going to order this and not even open the 7"...

amazing how cheap electronic items are out getting these days
nice find

Well I just ordered this one after having returned the one I purchased from Sainsburys because it was damaged and the Seal was broken on the box so will check this one out properly before I leave the store ( This one is £20 cheaper as well so that's a bonus )

thanks OP. Was waiting for these to come back in

at the risk of entering a double en tendre minefield, is 8" noticably bigger yhan 7? in terms of sreen size anyway!!

Hi loving it was tracking this for days then went out of stock, now I can collect from store and check seals, how do I get my money back if there is broken seals if I'm not happy please advise........how long to get it back.....

chrisbass

at the risk of entering a double en tendre minefield, is 8" noticably … at the risk of entering a double en tendre minefield, is 8" noticably bigger yhan 7? in terms of sreen size anyway!!



yeah much bigger. perfect size

chrisbass

at the risk of entering a double en tendre minefield, is 8" noticably … at the risk of entering a double en tendre minefield, is 8" noticably bigger yhan 7? in terms of sreen size anyway!!


I already have a 7 inch HP Slate and the screen on this one seems a lot bigger even though the physical size is not much bigger than the slate and with my "Old" eyes it certainly is a lot easier on the eye!

chrisbass

at the risk of entering a double en tendre minefield, is 8" noticably … at the risk of entering a double en tendre minefield, is 8" noticably bigger yhan 7? in terms of sreen size anyway!!


The extra inch makes a huge difference

good look with your new one from asda, loads reports of broken seals, customer service awful, expecting my replacement to be the same

luck*

does anybody know is a quad or dual core

still a slow tablet :-(

5426angela

The extra inch makes a huge difference



Around the waist, Yes it does.

10 days to get money back. about 3 or 4 to get back to asda. 3 for them to bother checking it in. 3 to gett back in your account in my experience.

karenpaul14

does anybody know is a quad or dual core



think it's dual, but easily one of, if not the best spec 8" tab for the money, hot hot!

Yes it's a dual core.

I missed the previous offer but not this one, I just ordered mine!!!

How's the colour if anyone has one?

What colour is it...couldn't see it in the description on yhr Asda site

Orderd thanks

chrisbass

at the risk of entering a double en tendre minefield, is 8" noticably … at the risk of entering a double en tendre minefield, is 8" noticably bigger yhan 7? in terms of sreen size anyway!!

The extra inch diagonal adds 30% to the screen area. (The area is the square of its length, the volume is the cube of its length.) It does make a magazine page or an A4 (original intended format) PDF document significantly more readable on an 8" compared to 7". You can simulate this readability by opening a A4 PDF document and fit this to an 7" screen. Then draw on a piece of paper and cut out a rectangle like your 7" screen and increase its diagonal by an inch. Finally zoom in your document on your 7" screen till it expanded to the area of your 8" screen paper cut out.
For a 7" to 10" the area is doubled. (The maths is roughly 10 divided by 7 and squared.)
Edited by: "splender" 13th Feb 2014

Is it black or golden brown?

MUCH better than the awful tab 7 and the screen size does make a difference. If you don't mind the smaller size, Advent Note 7 is more powerful than this with the same resolution. If want an 8" panel though and you can stretch to £199 the LG G2 offers so much more for the extra £70 in terms of a stack more power and a 1080p screen.

Out of stock

splender

I think it roughly adds 30% to the screen area. (The area is the square … I think it roughly adds 30% to the screen area. (The area is the square of its length, the volume is the cube of its length.) It does make a magazine page or an A4 (original intended format) PDF document significantly more readable on an 8" compared to 7". You can simulate this readability by opening a A4 PDF document and fit this to an 7" screen. Then draw on a piece of paper and cut out a rectangle like your 7" screen and increase its diagonal by an inch. Finally zoom in your document on your 7" screen till it expanded to the area of your 8" screen paper cut out.



thats not strictly true, the areas is the length x the width, I was more after if the extra diagonal inch gives much of a differewnce in day to day use.

as a bonus fact, did you know a square is a rectangle but a rectangle doesnt have to be a square! fun!
Edited by: "chrisbass" 13th Feb 2014

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daifey

Out of stock



Nope, still there

IS IT BLACK? ANYBODY PLEASE

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kyriacos

IS IT BLACK? ANYBODY PLEASE



No, dark brown

So so tempting

The one I bought on Sunday was delivered on Monday and it was white ..., I think they're sending out a colours randomly.

Just bought one, dam you ukhd!

chrisbass

thats not strictly true, the areas is the length x the width, I was more … thats not strictly true, the areas is the length x the width, I was more after if the extra diagonal inch gives much of a differewnce in day to day use.as a bonus fact, did you know a square is a rectangle but a rectangle doesnt have to be a square! fun!

Not strictly true?! How could you? This is school maths in geometry, surprise yourself that it is true by cutting out two rectangles with diagonals 7" and 8". The calculate the ratio of the two areas. The increase in area is 8 divided by 7 squared. Back to topic with no maths for quantitative evidence, the (30%) bigger letters and pictures do make subjectively better viewing and easier on the eye.
Edited by: "splender" 13th Feb 2014

splender

Not strictly true?! How could you? This is school maths in geometry, … Not strictly true?! How could you? This is school maths in geometry, surprise yourself that it is true by cutting out two rectangles with diagonals 7" and 8". The calculate the ratio of the two areas. The increase in area is 8 divided by 7 squared. Back to topic with no maths for quantitative evidence, the (30%) bigger letters and pictures do make subjectively better viewing and easier on the eye.



i thought you meant length as in the longest edge, not the diagonal distance

Ordered one of these on Tuesday, arrived Wednesday morning. Looks really nice with the bronze/brown colour scheme. Both the seals on mine were intact and also came with a 16gb microSD card.
Would highly recommend at this price.

Nice

I currently have this device. im very happy with it. Screen size is great, also pretty clear considering the resolution is less than most top end tabs. I had a Nexus 1st gen before and find the tab 3 better. Even tho its dual core the speeds are perfectly fine in my opinion, plays most games ive tried very well incl Nova 3.
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