Let the Tablet Wars Begin

Heads up Apple, there’s a newer, smaller (and DivX Certified) tablet in town. Last week Samsung announced their new GALAXY Tab, and the web has been buzzing about it ever since. The tablet boasts a variety of awesome features, but our favorite would have to be that it guarantees DivX playback up to 720p HD (perhaps we are a bit biased). This miniature powerhouse also has a 7-inch touch screen, Flash 10.1, a 1GHz processor, and ships with Android™ 2.2 (froyo).

There has been a plethora (BAM! Scrabble score of 13) of stories and articles, but we decided to pick out a few of our favorites to list below after the break. More…

Samsung Galaxy S Preview

A short while ago, a new DivX 720p HD certified Galaxy S phone from Samsung found its way in to the DivX headquarters. Ever since it arrived it has been passed around from employee to employee. Everyone has read the hype around this phone and wants their own chance to see it for themselves. I was finally able to track it down and hold on to it long enough to do a quick video preview of this phone. After having a little bit of time to play around with this phone, I have to say: its pretty sweet. I love the super AMOLED screen (and I am a huge Android™ fan). DivX 720p videos on this phone look stunning. Check out the full video preview after the break: More…