Google Gives Away 5000 Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 Limited Editions at I/O Today

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  1. dgstorm

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    Google gave all 5000 attendees of Google I/O today their very own-white backed, super-thin (thinner than an iPad2), limited edition Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1. It comes with Android 3.0, but it will receive the 3.1 update within a couple weeks. There are already reports of someone putting their Google I/O LE Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 up on eBay, with bids starting around $960. Below you can check out an AndroidPolice link that shares a bunch of comparison pics between the Samsung device and the Motorola Xoom. The Xoom seems very bulky in comparison.

    Now, I'm wishing I had been able to go to Google I/O! How about you guys?

    Source: AndroidTablets.net via AndroidPolice and Gadgetian
     
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    Well that could definitely pay for the price of an IO ticket..
     
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    How are you able to go to these events? Is it invite only or wah?
     
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    Weren't tickets $3k? I saw a tweet or two about it but don't know for sure...
     
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    10 more up for Bid....
     
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    No, tickets are $400. However, they might go for that much after they sell out.
     
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    That's a pretty sweet door prize!
     
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    wow there are over 100 up on ebay now. the more people put up the less the price will be. someone might get a deal!
     
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    I want one!! :heart: