Samsung Galaxy Tab S launches in Canada on June 27

Samsung Galaxy Tab S 10.5Samsung Canada this week confirmed what a number of retailers had already revealed, namely that the Galaxy Tab S tablets would make their Canadian debut on June 27.

“The Samsung GALAXY Tab S is a truly revolutionary tablet,” said Paul Brannen, Senior VP, Enterprise and Mobile Solutions, Samsung Canada. “We know that Canadians are looking for tablets that will help them Play More, Do More and Share More, which is why we are so proud to introduce the GALAXY Tab S – a device that raises the bar in the industry.”

Samsung also confirmed pricing for the two Wi-Fi tablets. The Samsung Galaxy Tab S (10.5) will sell for CA$519.99 while the Galaxy Tab S (8.4) will go for CA$419.99. A number of accessories, including a Book Cover, a Simple Cover and a Bluetooth Keyboard, will be sold alongside. Canadian retailers that will offer the Galaxy Tab S include Best Buy, Future Shop, Staples and The Source

As in the U.S. where both Galaxy Tab S tablets will also be available on June 27, the Canadian versions will come with a selection of mobile content as part of the Galaxy Gifts bundle. Here is what Canadians can look forward to:

Next Issue3-Month Free Premium Subscription
The Globe and Mail Android EditionFree for 12 months
Cineplex Store1 Free digital movie rental
Asphalt 8Free in-game content
Bitcasa3 months subscription of 1TB cloud storage
Bloomberg Businessweek+12 months trial subscription
Box50GB cloud storage for 6 months
Blurb $5 coupon
Cisco WebEX Meetings6 month free subscription and unlimited meetings
ColossatronFree game download plus 60 Power Orbs ($5.99 value)
Cut the Rope 2Free in-game items ($15 value)
Dropbox50GB of included space for 2 years
Easilydo6 months trial subscription
EvernotePremium Service for 1 year
Family GuyPremium in-game credit ($15 value)
Fruit NinjaFree game download plus 10,000 Starfruits ($5.99 value)
Hancom OfficeDocuments on-the-go for Android
Kindle for SamsungSamsung Book Deals; One free book per month
Pearson Voxy3 months trial subscription of Premium English Training Course
LinkedInLinkedIn Premium – Business account for 3 months
LIVESPORT.TV*6 months trial subscription
Marvel Unlimited3 months trial subscription of Marvel Unlimited digital comics
Pocket6 months trial premium subscription
Real Player Cloud6 months trial of 100GB 'Gold' Subscription
Remote PC2 year trial subscription
The Economist6 months trial subscription
The Wall Street Journal6 months trial subscription
The New York Times12 weeks trial digital subscription
Workout Trainer6-month trial of premium service

If you’re eagerly waiting to get your hands on a Galaxy Tab S, an unboxing by China’s gives you a good look at both the hardware and software (albeit in Chinese). Here are a couple of pictures; check out the site for more:

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Sources : Samsung Canada //