What we like to discuss at this time for the Samsung Galaxy Tab 8.9 are consist of two difference version for this tablet. The one belong to AT&T Carrier that has a series name as SGH I957 which supports 4G LTE, and the later is Samsung Galaxy Tab 8.9 for Wi-Fi only; the GT P7310 series. If we like to compare between Galaxy Tab 8.9 SGH I957 and GT P7310, I would like to say that the I957 for AT&T had a bit better in the matter of technical specifications than P7310. And for the Online Read version of User Manual / User Guide that we gave you on “Read Online” tab, we used the version of SGH I957’s Manual.
So, what the differences in specs aspects for the both of Galaxy Tab 8.9 are? The main differences, according to samsung.com official page of earch galaxy tab can be spotted at the specs of Processor and also the dimension size. Here are the specs for each of them: SGH I957 uses Dual Core ARM9 A.5Ghz from Qualcomm with 9.09″ x 6.21″ x 0.34″ dimension size and 15.9 ounces weight, and for GT P7310 uses Dual core 1.Ghz Cortex A9 with ULP GeForce GPU and Nvidia Tegra 2 T20 chipset and has 9.1 x 6.2 x 0.34 inches dimension size with 15.8 ounces on its weight. We’ll continue this talk on “Specifications” Tab section
Samsung Galaxy Tab 8.9 SGH I957 User Manual Guide for AT&T & GT P7310 Wi-Fi Only Resume
On the Samsung Galaxy Tab 8.9 Tablet body overview that we gave you below, there is one difference on the SIM card slot features (See side view panel number 5). What we gave you below is the one who belong to SGT 8.9 SGH I957 for AT&T Carrier, but if you read on the User Manual of SGT 8.9 GT P7310, the SIM card slot feature is not available.
Almost all the applications that preloaded in this tablet such as AT&T Code Scanner, Amazon Kindle, Allshare, Google Maps, Google Latitude, Google Search, Gmail, Gtalk, Youtube, Android Market, and else can be found the tutorial guidelines on Section 9: Application chapter. It including how to set the alarm which available on page 95 of the UM (I957).
Wanna backup your data, using automatic restore and how you can perform factory data reset? Please jump onto page 141 to find out how to do that. Especially for master reset / hard reset option you can do like these: Home Screen > Apps > Settings > Privacy > Factory data reset > Reset device > Erase Everything. These are the steps that you must do in order to get your Galaxy Tab reset to factory default. Of course all you data would be erased aka deleted, that why you need to back up first before taking this action.
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Samsung Galaxy Tab 8.9 SGH I957 AT&T & GT P7310 Wi-Fi Only Specifications
Another difference performance between I957 and P7310 is the connectivity features that make the battery usage is a bit longer for I957 than P7310, although the battery capacity and type are the same–using 6100 mAh capcity with Li-Polymer battery. But due to the P77310 only designed for Wi-Fi therefore in “normal” usage, the time of usage only about 8 to 9 hours, but for Galaxy Tab 8.9 for AT&T (I957) in wight it capable to use 4G LTE and 3G GSM networks like UMTS or HSDPA, the usage time are a bit longer for almost 10 to 11 hours.
For the Operating systems, the Galaxy Tab 8.9 armored with Android 3.2, an Android Honeycomb OS by Google. And for the User Interface, the TouchWiz UI special for tablet is installed onto SGH I957 along with Samsung Hub, Social Hub, Swype technology and more. Almost forget, there is two optional internal storage for the SGT 8.9, 16 GB or 32GB, and for the RAM that works together with the Dual core 1.5 Hz CPU Processor has 1GB RAM. There is no additional memory storage that can be added in this tablet, due to there is no microSD card slot embedded in this device.
As you might already knew, the 8.9 number on the SGTab 8.9 is referring to the Display Touchscreen diagonal size on this Tablet form factor design. It equipped also with HD Resolution at 1280 x 800 pixels and 16M colors PLS TFT capacitive touchscreen. For the dimension of the display (the width and height) it is about 7.6″ x 4.7″ (inches).
The rear facing camera which has 3.2 Megapixel resolution, can be recorded a video up to 720p HD recording with auto focus and also accompanied by 2.0 Megapixel front facing camera for video calling or self portrait. The Video Player able to plays 3GP formats, AMR, H.263, H.264, MPEG4, QCIF, and for Audio it supports for AAC, AAC+, AMR, eAAC+, iMelody, MIDI, MP3, MP4, OGG, WAV, and WMA.
Table of Contents of Samsung Galaxy Tab 8.9 SGH I957 User Manual Guide for AT&T & GT P7310 Wi-Fi
Understanding Your Device
Contacts and Accounts
AT&T Code Scanner
AT&T Communication Manager
Pulse, Qik Lite
Information on GPS Applications,
Wireless and Networks
Power Saving Mode
Location and Security
Accounts and Sync
Language and Input
Date and Time
Health and Safety Information
Samsung Product Registration
Samsung Galaxy Tab 8.9 SGH I957 User Manual Guide for AT&T & GT P7310 Wi-Fi Only PDF Download
The battery of the Galaxy Tab 89 is a kind of unremovable or unreplaceble battery. The cover casing also can’t be replaced manually. That why there is no tutorial how to open the back cover casing or how to assemble battery. But… If you looking for the tutorial how you can insert SIM Card (AT&T 4G LTE), how you can charge the battery properly, just read the embedded image tutorial that we had, below.
And for the User Manual / User Guide of SGT 89, here are the three available UM that you can download. One for SGH I957, two (english and spanish) for Wi-Fi only GT P7310. Enjoy
- Download User Manual of Samsung Galaxy Tab 8.9 SGH I957 AT&T | Language: English | Page: 176 | PDF Size: 4.22MB
- Download User Manual of Samsung Galaxy Tab 8.9 GT P7310 | Language: English | Page: 188 | PDF Size: 10.2MB
- Download User Manual of Samsung Galaxy Tab 8.9 GT P7310 | Language: English | Page: 188 | PDF Size: 8.62MB