Samsung launches Galaxy Note in South Korea, available tomorrow

Samsung Galaxy NoteSamsung has announced the launch of smartphone/tablet hybrid Galaxy Note in its home market today. It will be available in store starting tomorrow. Company will put the LTE version of the device on sale in the country via SK Telecom.

Samsung Galaxy Note can be pre-order starting today from T Smart Shop. LTE version of Galaxy Note features a 1.5GHz dual core processor (slightly upgraded version from GSM 3G variant), 5.3inch Super AMOLED HD display, and Android 2.3. The pricing for Note start from 363,900 won.

“The Galaxy Note is a new type of smart device; following smartphones and tablet PCs. “It will give consumers a new experience.”

Shin Jong-kyun, Samsung’s president of mobile business

Company has also announced that it will soon be launching Galaxy Nexus and Galaxy Tab 8.9 LTE in the country.

Update: We have just learnt that Samsung has replaced Exynos processor in Galaxy Note LTE with Qualcomm’s 1.5 GHz dual core processor, probably the same, which is in Sensation XE.