Samsung Galaxy Note 8.0 SA launch dates

Vodacom reveals when it plans to launch the new Note tablet from Samsung on its network

By - April 2, 2013 Share on LinkedIn
Samsung Galaxy Note 8.0

Vodacom expects to offer the Samsung Galaxy Note 8.0 from May 2013, a spokesperson for the operator recently told MyBroadband.

Samsung had previously revealed that it plans to start selling the tablet PC in South Africa from April 2013.

The device features a 1.6GHz A9 quad-core processor, 8-inch WXGA (1280×800) touch display, Samsung’s “S-Pen” stylus, and runs on Android Jelly Bean 4.1.2.

MTN and Cell C have also confirmed that they plan to offer the Samsung Galaxy Note 8.0, but both networks said that they will only be able to provide pricing and launch dates closer to the time.

Specifications Galaxy Note 8.0
Operating System Android 4.1
Display 8″ WXGA (1280×800)
Rear camera 5MP
Front camera 1.3MP
Storage, internal 16/32GB
Storage, expandable microSD
Dimensions 210.8 x 135.9mm
Weight 338g (3G version)
Chipset Exynos 4412
Processor 1.6GHz quad-core A9
Graphics Mali-400MP
Battery 4,600mAh
Mobile data 21Mbps HSPA+
SIM type Micro SIM

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