One of many reasons I expect Apple will unveil a 7” iPad (with dual cameras) in November
The Galaxy Tab could be among the most competitive in the near term, according to RBC Capital equities analyst Mark Sue.
"It's still very early days in this market," he said. "There are fifty-some companies building tablets, but the early leaders seem to be the handset makers. Companies, such as Samsung, Motorola, and HTC will have an edge over the Netbook computing companies."
There are clear differences between Samsung's Galaxy Tab and Apple's iPad. For example, the Galaxy Tab is smaller and lighter than the iPad. It offers twice the RAM as the iPad. It also offers an expandable microSD storage slot. Apple's device is limited to the internal storage space only.