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Samsung teases Windows 8 tablet on Facebook

August 27, 2012|By Salvador Rodriguez
  • Samsung posted a picture late Sunday night teasing a Windows 8 tablet to be showcased this week at the IFA 2012 consumer electronics trade show in Germany.
Samsung posted a picture late Sunday night teasing a Windows 8 tablet to… (Facebook )

Samsung posted a picture of a Windows 8 tablet on Facebook late Sunday, teasing that it will be revealed at a trade show in Germany that starts later this week.

The South Korean company posted the picture on one of its Facebook pages with a captionĀ  "Don't worry, it's just around the corner."

The image shows a tablet running Windows 8. Behind it is what appears to be a detachable keyboard, and toward the bottom of the picture, Samsung included "IFA 2012," a consumer electronics trade show that starts Friday and goes through Sept. 5.

CNET reports that the tablet looks like the Series 5, which Samsung unveiled in a glass case at a June computer expo in Taiwan. The tech company is expected to formally introduce the tablet and all of its features at the trade show in Germany.

The Series 5 will reportedly run a full version of Windows 8. It will include an Intel chip, an 8-megapixel back camera, a 2-megapixel front camera and have a battery life of 10 hours, according to CNET.

The Series 5 sports an 11-inch display, according to the Verge.

Samsung posted a video teasing a gadget, which many believe is also the Series 5, last week. You can see the video below.

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