Galaxy Note 8.0 calls out iPad mini before it’s revealed
This week we’ve been hearing the fair share regarding this next-generation Samsung device termed as the Galaxy Note 8.0, plus now it’s become clear: the competition is about for the iPad mini. While the iPad mini’s show is 1024 x 768 over 7.9-inches, the Galaxy Note 8.0 has been tipped because 1280 x 800 over 8-inches – that’s simply about because close because it gets without best replication. We’ve moreover watched a supposed early click image leak within the loves of the other by the name of @Clasificatearg which, whether or not it’s not directly from Samsung, provides you an idea of how synonymous this device can probably be to the Apple providing both aesthetically plus officially.
What we see below, again, is not confirmed to be legitimate straight from Samsung – nevertheless it might well have been sourced from them initially. With a body which doesn’t look all which different from a cross involving the Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 7.0 as well as the Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1, complete with an S-Pen slot found on the back, you’ll see how you may believe this might be the real deal.
This machine is additionally being mentioned to be toting a quad-core 1.66Ghz processor – that’s the 1 element which doesn’t appear to match the puzzle. That is except it’s an upgraded variation of the Exynos 4 which sits inside the Galaxy Note 10.1 instead of the Exynos 5 (OCTA) you initially heard regarding earlier this month. Rumors can be converging properly found on the idea which this is a product more like an in-between product (amongst the Note II as well as the Note 10.1) instead of the initially hero of the upcoming generation.
In like that – including the spec which informs you this machine can function with HSPA+ instead of 4G LTE – we’ll be seeing what Samsung can deliver for a cost that’s lower than the iPad mini has been available for. Complete with all the newest adaptation of Android Jelly Bean, a effective processor, along with a show that’s because sharp because the iPad mini, might we be capable to element with LTE speeds for a lower cost?
That’s what Samsung is banking about, really we wait. We’ll be seeing this device at Mobile World Congress 2013 inside Barcelona upcoming month. Join you for the Samsung Unpacked event particularly (date incoming) plus always hit up the MWC 2013 tag portal to adhere to along up till the finish of February!
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