Believe it or not, Samsung’s 8 inch screen bearing Galaxy Note 8 is all set to be launched for a mere Rs 16,200.
Well, the Digitimes has reported that the Android tablet will be launched around $249 to $299 price bracket which in Indian rupees turns out to be Rs 13,403-Rs 16,200. Of course, there will be a host of taxes and duties that may push the price of Galaxy Note 8 to about Rs 25,000 or even more, putting it directly in competition with the Apple iPad Mini which is currently selling in India for Rs 22,000.
Earlier, Samsung’s mobile division head, JK Shin confirmed that the company will launch the 8 inch display bearing Samsung Galaxy Note 8.0 at the Mobile World Congress 2013.
The Galaxy Note 8 will come with an HD display and will house a quad core 1.5 GHz Samsung Exynos mobile processor. This tablet will also bundle the S-Pen and will feature the TouchWiz user experience on top of Android 4.1 Jelly Bean.
Galaxy Note 8.0 will feature a 1280 x 800 pixel resolution based 8 inch display that will also support S Pen input.
This tablet will run a quad core 1.5 GHz Samsung Exynos mobile processor with 2 GB RAM and 16/32 GB on-board storage.
The final pricing however will only be revealed after the device is revealed during the Mobile World Congress next month.