Samsung will launch its Galaxy Note in India in the first week of November, a spokesperson of the company told The Mobile Indian. Notably, Samsung UK has just issued a press note stating that the Samsung Galaxy Note will be available in the UK market for purchase post November 17 this year.
Samsung had unveiled the Galaxy Note during the IFA 2011 event in Berlin, Germany. Since then the device has created a lot of buzz especially for its huge 5.3 inch display that offers functionality of both smartphone and tablet.
The Galaxy Note is the first device to sport a 5.3 inch HD Super Amoled display. The display sports a native resolution of 800 x 1280 pixels and supports multi-touch and also comes with the advanced stylus the S Pen. The Galaxy Note runs the Android 2.3 Gingerbread along with Samsung TouchWiz user interface.
For powering this massive device Samsung has chosen a dual-core 1.4 GHz Exynos microprocessor with Mali-400MP graphics chip. The Galaxy Note also features a 1 GB RAM along with 16 GB memory onboard as storage memory. Its 8 megapixel camera comes with LED flash capable of recording 1080p Full HD videos at 30 fps. There is a front facing 2 megapixel camera as well that can provide self-portrait shots and video calling.
The price of the device, however, still remains a mystery but it is expected to be priced above Rs 30,000.