October 22, 2014

NTT DOCOMO Announces Pair of LTE-Ready Tablets

NTT DOCOMO, INC. announced a pair of Android tablets which support their next-gen LTE service, Xi (pronounced “Crossy”) today in the GALAXY Tab 10.1 LTE SC-01Dand ARROWS Tab LTE F-01D.  ” in the middle of October.  Both are due in October, run Android 3.2, and feature 10.1-inch displays, dual-core processors.  The Samsung tablet has been customized with DOCOMO services (assp-mode, docomo market, Area Mai) but largely remains the same device we’re familiar with.

The ARROWS Tab LTE F-01D is created by Fujitsu Limited and features a 5-megapixel camera, and front-facing 1.3-megapixel camera, in a thin (11.3mm), lightweight (597g) body. Unlike its Samsung counterpart, the Fujitsu tablet has a waterproof design which lets users “enjoy video and one-seg mobile TV even while relaxing in the bathtub”.

Pricing for the two tablets has yet to be announced.

Press release