Samsung announce the Galaxy Note 8.0

Samsung Galaxy Note 8.0

Samsung have announced the latest in their range of tablets the Galaxy Note 8.0, the 8 inch screen tablet has the S Pen and fits between the Tab 2 7 inch and the Note 10.1. The styling follows the S3 and Note 2 design with the curved look and runs Android 4.1 (Jelly Bean).

The screen runs at 1280 x 800 and is powered by 1.6 quad core processor, there is a MicroSD card slot to add to the 16 or 32gb storage and it has a MicroUSB port on it. There is a 5MP rear camera and a 1.3 front facing camera. Samsung claim 14 hours of battery life from the 4,600mAh battery.

It comes with Samsung’s TouchWiz UI and have the same multi-window features at the Galaxy Note 2, S3 and the recently updated original Galaxy Note. When I first started using TouchWiz I wasn’t that impressed with it but over time Samsung have done a good adding features and speed improvement to it to make it a worthwhile addition to Android.

If you interested in a mid-sized tablet and want pen features this may be worth looking at.

Samsung Electronics announced the launch of the 8 inch tablet, the GALAXY Note 8.0; a new era of intelligent Note technology set to re-ignite the mid-size tablet category that Samsung established in 2010. Providing unrivalled multimedia performance within a compact one-hand-grip screen, the GALAXY Note 8.0 has the power and advanced technology to evolve the tablet experience and ensure you achieve new levels of efficient multi-tasking while benefitting from superb voice call functionality. Furthermore, the intelligent S Pen brings together the latest innovation and the ease of using a traditional pen and paper; creating a sophisticated mobile experience that will enhance life on the go.

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