New Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 launched; Specs and Price

Despite the invites for the anticipated event on August 15, Samsung didn’t wait till the event to announce new Galaxy Note 10.1. Samsung has finally announced most anticipated Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 today with price and release details. The device which was first unveiled at MWC 2012 was returned to the R&D center for a specs update  and finally ready for release. The Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 is almost identical to the Galaxy Tab in design.

The Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 comes with its own Exynos 4412 chipset  with a quad-core 1.4GHz processor along with  Mali 400MP GPU and 2GB of RAM. When the Galaxy Note 10.1 was first unveiled at MWC, it was powered by a dual-core processor, but now the device is coming with more powerful processor, so it was worth waiting.  The Samsung Galaxy Note packs 10.1 inch display with 1280×800 pixels resolution and 149ppi pixel density.

The Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 slate also features a 5MP rear camera with LED flash,  a 1.9MP font-facing camera for video call and a stylus named S Pen like original Galaxy Note. To keep the S Pen, now there is a slot , so you don’t have to carry it separately. The Samsung Galaxy Note also has a a microSD card slot, and a SIM card slot on 3G Model.

Like original Galaxy Note, the Galaxy Note 10.1 is coming with some exclusive apps that utilizes the S Pen features. The apps include S Note, S Planner, Crayon physics, Adobe Photoshop Touch, and Polaris Office. The device also has  palm rejection support. so you don’t have to worry about your palm hitting any buttons by accident while drawing with S Pen.

Samsung will offer the Galaxy Note 10.1 in three flavors of connectivity,  a WiFi-only version, a WiFi + 3G HSPA-Plus connectivity version at launch, and a WiFi+LTE version later this year. The Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 is available in Korea, Germany, UK and US and the device will gradually be released to other market later this month. The Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 European price is  €479 for the Wi-Fi only version and €599 for the 3G units.

Samsung has released an introductory video that is below, check out the video and feel free to drop your comment in the box.