Samsung is set to
announce a new 8-inch tablet at the 2013
Mobile World Congress
The company's head of mobile communications, JK Shin, revealed the reports about the new tablet to be true in an interview with South Korean news site iNews24 but refused to divulge details about the device's specifications or performance.
Earlier reports suggest that the tablet will run the latest version of Android (4.2 Jelly Bean) out of the box and will be competitively priced to challenge the iPad Mini head on.
It is also speculated to have an 8-inch display with a resolution of 1280 x 800 pixels, a 5 megapixel rear camera, and a 1.3 megapixel front-facing camera.
This is a subevent of: Mobile World Congress