This day has come! Samsung’s latest Android tablet is now available on the major retailers in Canada! We’ve already had a chance to take a look at this slate as well as find out the key Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 specs, but now the device is official and we have a chance to take a look at the Note 10.1 full press release info.
Getting back to the Canadian Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 launch, it’s worth mentioning that customers will be able to put hands on the Wi-Fi-only octa-core Exynos version of the tablet at the moment. Nothing is known about the 4G Galaxy Note 10.1 launch in the country, but let’s hope the company will not make us wait for too long.
According to the Galaxy Note 10.1 press release, the device balances productivity, power and aesthetics, allowing Canadians to create and consume content from one gadget.
“The new GALAXY Note 10.1 is our most progressive 10-inch tablet yet, delivering one of the best viewing and multitasking experiences on the market,” said Paul Brannen, Vice President Enterprise Business Division, Samsung Canada. “Not only is this device both fashionable and portable, but it also demonstrates our continued focus on constant product innovation and our commitment to providing a variety of products that Canadians can choose from to help make their lives easier and more enjoyable.”
As a reminder, Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 specs include:
- Dimensions: 243.1 x 171.4 x 7.9 mm
- Weigh: 540g
- Display: 10.1” 2560 x 1600 pixels LCD capacitive touchscreen
- RAM: 3GB
- Internal storage: 6/32/64GB
- Cameras: REAR 8 MP with autofocus and LED flash + FRONT 2MP
- CPU: Quad-core 1.4 GHz Cortex-A9
- Battery: non-removable Li-Pro 8220 mAh
- OS: Android 4.3
- Connectivity: GPRS, EDGE, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth 4.0, microUSB
The key Galaxy Note 10.1 features that make the latest Android tablet stand out are:
Design. The Galaxy Note 10.1 looks more elegant and stylish owing to the textured back cover, which, in addition, helps to protect the device from drops and scratches as well.
Display has become bigger and better. The 10.1” screen delivers four times the pixel density of the original Galaxy Note 10.1, providing a premium content viewing experience.
Advanced S Pen features now include Air Command, Action Memo, Scrapbook and Pen Window. All this allows to organize and edit notes in no time, which automatically syncs with your Samsung account for access from multiple devices. Using Scrapbook, you are free to indicate any interesting content with the S Pen and then organize it into individual scrapbooks.
Samsung KNOX will deliver advances privacy and security protection. If you want to protect some data on your tablet, store it in the special protected execution environment so-called “container.” Activate Samsung KNOX and everything stored in the container will be protected from malware, hacking and phishing attacks.
Using the latest Android tablet for business purposes. EAS (Exchange ActiveSync Server) will store some corporate apps, emails, calendar, and other data.
GALAXY Note 10.1 ( Edition) Availability
According to the full Galaxy Note 10.1 press release, the device is available in Canada via Best Buy, Future Shop and a number of other major retailers starting from November 8, in Classic White.
In addition, Samsung offers plenty of exclusive gift cards for customers who buy the latest Android tablet before November 30. For instance, you may get a $20 Samsung Apps gift card, three months of free Rdio streaming, two free ebooks from the “For Dummies” series of books and 50GB of Dropbox storage for two years.