We use cookies to provide you with a better experience. If you continue to use this site, we'll assume you're happy with this. Alternatively, click here to find out how to manage these cookies

hide cookie message
78,639 News Articles

Samsung Galaxy Note 2 goes up for pre-order

Smartphone and tablet hybrid will be released in mid-October

Samsung's recently announced Galaxy Note II has gone up for pre-order in the UK.

The smartphone come tablet, or 'phablet' is available to pre-order with a release date of mid-October. The Galaxy Note 2 price is currently set at the £545 mark, according to Clove and Unlocked Mobiles.

Samsung Galaxy Note 2

Samsung announced the Galaxy Note II at this month's IFA technology show in Berlin as a successor to the Galaxy Note and rival to the Apple iPhone 5 which is due to be launched this week. See also: Hands on with the Samsung Galaxy Note 2

The whopping price will get you the SIM-free 16GB model in marble white or titanium grey. Samsung will also release the device in 32GB and 64GB models.

The Galaxy Note 2 features a 1.6GHz processor, 5.5in 1280 x 720 Super AMOLED display, Android 4.1 Jelly Bean and is slimmer than its predecessor at 9.4mm.

Follow Chris Martin and @PCAdvisor on Twitter.


IDG UK Sites

Nokia Lumia 930 review: The flagship Windows Phone 8.1 smartphone

IDG UK Sites

Live Blog: Apple financial results, record June quarter, 35.2m iPhones sold, $37.4b revenue

IDG UK Sites

Welcome to the upgrade cycle - you'll never leave

IDG UK Sites

Why smartphone screens are getting bigger