Samsung Launches The Galaxy Note 8.0

Posted Feb 24, 2013

Samsung Electronics has announced a new tablet called the Galaxy Note 8.0.  The Note 8.0 is a tablet that is small than the Note 10.1 tablet that comes with a smaller stylus and a new design.  The Note 8.0 will be competing against the iPad Mini and it is powered with a 1.6GHz quad-core processor.

The Note 8.0 has 2GB RAM and the Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean operating system.  The 8-inch screen has a 1280 x 800 pixel display and features the same S Pen stylus technology that is built into the Galaxy Note II.  The Note 8.0 has an improved version of the Chat-On multimedia messaging service.  It also comes with Awesome Note, a note-taking application.

The Note 8.0 supports multitasking Dual View, which allows you to run two applications at once on the same screen.  The Note 8.0 has a Reading Mode that lowers the brightness and is more comfortable for reading e-books.