Samsung Galaxy Note 8.0 Goes Official
After making an appearance earlier today in pre MWC posters and pictures, the Samsung Galaxy Note 8.0 got officially announced. The compact Android Jelly Bean slate will be available worldwide in Q2 this year in Wi-Fi only, 3G and 4G LTE versions. Telephony support will also be available (please don’t call from it ;)). Pricing is not yet known.
The Samsung Galaxy Note 8.0 packs Exynos SoC with a 1.6GHz A9 quad-core CPU and 2GB of RAM. There are 16 or 32GB of available built-in memory with and a microSD card slot for further expansion (probably up to 64GB). The display is an 8″ unit with WXGA resolution (1280 x 800 pixels) with pixel density of 189ppi. 5MP main camera on the device’s back and a 1.3MP front-facing one. Samsung Galaxy Note 8.0 , as the whole “NOTE” series, comes with an S Pen which packs Wacom tech.
The Samsung Galaxy Note 8.0 boots latest official to Samsung Devices Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean which features the company’s latest TouchWiz UI (Called Nature UX). With all the flavor from other note line devices, like Smart Stay, Direct Call, a host of S Pen-centric apps, and the usual set of Samsung Hubs. A Smart Remote feature is also on board. It utilizes the note’s IR port, located on its right side of the device.