Originally Posted by PatNY
No, when a tablet maker adds in an SD card, they don't need to give the user the option to put apps on the card. Just the data or media. In fact there are some Samsung tabs that don't give the user this option.
That's not a Samsung option - it's the base version of Android underneath (for some reason, Google decided they wanted to complicate things by treating external SD cards as internal in ICS & JB)