Motorola 7-inch tablet launch tipped for 2011

Moto CEO reveals plans for more tablet devices

Motorola tablet family set to swell with more 'fun' slate

The Motorola XOOM looks set to be joined by a smaller tablet device according to comments made by Moto CEO Sanjay Jha.

Talking at the Morgan Stanley's Technology, Media & Telecom Conference, Jha revealed that more tablets would join the 10.1-inch XOOM before the end of the year. While Jha did not specifically name the 7-inch device, he has previously talked up the potential of a tablet with a 7-inch form factor.

While Samsung appears to be leaving the 7-inch tablet world behind them in favour of the 10.1-inch Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 and a possible Samsung 8.9-inch tablet, the HTC Flyer would probably be considered the main rival for any smaller Moto tablet release.

Do you like the sound of a 7-inch Motorola tablet? Lets us know your thoughts via Facebook or Twitter.

Link: Engadget

You can check out the first member of the Motorola tablet family in our hands-on video with the Motorola XOOM below.

Motorola XOOM

Source: T3 Tech Video