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)|
|Dimensions||210.8 x 135.9mm|
|Weight||338g (3G version)|
|Processor||1.6GHz quad-core A9|
|Mobile data||21Mbps HSPA+|
|SIM type||Micro SIM|