Samsung Galaxy Tab 7.7 coming to Verizon

Pricing for thinnest tablet not announced

Samsung and Verizon Wireless announced the Galaxy Tab 7.7 at CES to run on the carrier's 4G LTE network.

The 7.7 is the thinnest 4G LTE tablet on the market, at 7.9 mm wide (just under half an inch). It features a 1280-by-800-pixel resolution screen, and weighs about 12 ounces.

The new tablet will available in the coming weeks, the carrier said, without offering a specific release date. It runs Android 3.2, has 16GB of internal storage, runs on a 1.4GHz dual-core processor and features an HTML5 Web browser.

Pricing was not announced.

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