Above is one of many soon to be hot Galaxy Tab accessories finally having some light shed upon them. Pictured is the keyboard dock for which the Galaxy can rest portrait style while you mull over which item to get next. Up until now everyone has been guessing how much they would be paying for future Samsung Galaxy Tab accessories, and exactly what would be made available. With an announcement made today from Samsung most questions can be laid to rest for those of you in the UK.
Simon Stanford, Managing Director, Mobile, Samsung UK and Ireland said:
"This range of accessories aims to complement the Galaxy Tab's features and improve the experience the device offers – whether that's listening to music, watching video content, playing games or editing documents. We're delighted to be able to announce a variety of accessories available at launch, with even more to come."
Full Accessories List:
Keyboard dock – a stylish and portable full-sized 83 key keyboard with a built-in docking station that holds the Galaxy Tab securely in a portrait position. The keyboard also has connections for the Charger and Audio output (3.5mm). Available from launch, 1st November, exclusively to Carphone Warehouse for six weeks from launch. RRP £69.99
Multimedia Desk Dock – a portrait stand for the Galaxy Tab that charges the device whilst it is in use. The multimedia desk dock includes speaker outputs (3.5mm) and mini HDMI socket. Available from launch, 1st November. RRP £39.99
Notebook/Stand case – a stylish notebook case that folds back on itself to create a stand for the device. Comprised of good quality leather with built-in d30 protective technology and closing strap. Available from launch, 1st November. RRP £29.99
Leather Slip Case – smart, soft leather pouch that gives excellent protection. Comprised of good quality leather with built-in d30 protective technology and closing strap. Available from launch, 1st November. RRP £24.99
D30 Silicon/Gel Case – perfect protection for the Galaxy Tab, containing the revolutionary d30 technology, an intelligent protective material that transforms from a soft, flexible gel to a shock absorbent casing on impact. Available from mid-November. RRP £19.99
Portable Speakers – Work in a similar way to headphones, a compact pair of battery-powered speakers enabling sharing of music with others. Available now. RRP £19.99
Headphones – Comfortable and excellent quality headsets in both black and white. Includes a 4 pole 3.5mm connector enabling users to listen to music or make and receive calls with this device. Available from launch, 1st November. RRP £19.99
Samsung Memory Cards – High Speed Class 4 MicroSDHC are water, shock and magnet proof. Available now. RRP: 2GB – £8.99; 4GB – £13.99; 8GB – £23.99
Travel Adapter – A compact universal charger with UK 3 pin attachment for charging in the UK only. Available from launch, 1st November. RRP £34.99
USB Data Cable – Spare or replacement USB cable for charging or connecting to a PC. Available from launch, 1st November. RRP £14.99
TV-Out Cable – Connect the Galaxy Tab direct to a compatible TV or projector using composite signalling. Available from launch, 1st November. RRP £14.99
In-Car Charger – In car adapter for charging the Galaxy Tab. Available from launch, 1st November. RRP £24.99
It looks like there really will be plenty to chose from. The device and the above accessories are said to hit stores starting November 1st.