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Samsung Galaxy Note Due Nov 17

Andy Penfold

Samsung has announced that its Galaxy Note 'mini-tablet' phone device will be available in the UK from November 17. 

The device, which has a 5.3-inch HD Super AMOLED touchscreen, is also usable with a special pen technology called the S Pen. It boasts a 1.4GHz dual-core processor and offers a HSPA+ network connection. 

Simon Stanford, MD of mobile at Samsung UK and Ireland says: "We're delighted with the overwhelming reception the Galaxy Note has received since it was announced earlier this month and are looking forward to offering Samsung customers a whole new smartphone experience. The Galaxy Note is a great example of Samsung's passion for innovation by bringing to market a brand new category of mobile products. It is our fastest handset to date and brings together all the benefits of our award-winning smartphone technology and services."

The device will be available across all major networks, as well as key retailers, says the company. Pricing is yet to be announced.