Limitless Possibilities On-the-Go: The Highly Anticipated Samsung GALAXY Note 8.0 Arrives in Canada

Limitless Possibilities On-the-Go: The Highly Anticipated Samsung GALAXY Note 
8.0 Arrives in Canada 
The world's first 8-inch tablet, the GALAXY Note 8.0 helps organize ideas and 
express creativity all with one device 
MISSISSAUGA, ON, April 19, 2013 /CNW/ - Samsung Canada today announced the 
availability of the highly anticipated Samsung GALAXY Note 8.0. Small and 
lightweight, the GALAXY Note 8.0 brings a new era of intelligent Note 
technology to the mid-size tablet category. The compact one-hand-grip screen 
features an unrivalled multimedia performance and redefines the way users 
read, watch, play, listen, create and connect with family and friends. 
"We are very excited that Canadians can now experience the Samsung GALAXY Note 
8.0 - the perfect tool for multi-tasking on the go," said Paul Brannen, Vice 
President, Enterprise Business Group, Samsung Canada. "Due to the convenience 
and mobility, the demand for Android-based tablets continues to grow and 
Samsung is proud to continue to lead this charge with the announcement of the 
GALAXY Note 8.0." 
Increase your productivity 

    --  Loaded with exciting new apps and updated features, the GALAXY
        Note 8.0 is designed for productivity.
    --  Search, stream and game faster with the powerful quad core
        processor and 2GB of RAM.
    --  Become a multi-tasking dynamo with the Multi Window feature,
        which lets you run two apps on the same screen, at the same
    --  Bring your ideas to life with the innovative S Pen, which
        allows you to handwrite on your tablet. It also features Air
        View (take a peek at any file just by hovering over it), Easy
        Clip (allows you clip out your favourite images with precision)
        and Quick Command (helps you easily find what you're looking

Do more on the go
    --  With its compact 8" design and a suite of exciting preloaded
        content and services, the Note 8.0 is the full creative arsenal
        that is small and lightweight enough to keep with you on the
    --  Master your 'to do' list with Awesome Note an integrated
        application available on an Android tablet for the first time.
        This application offers unlimited note-taking uses including
        Memo, Diary and Must-remember lists. Additionally, the S Note
        templates and the S Planner feature help manage everyday tasks,
        including meeting notes, to-do lists and even personal diary
    --  Show your artistic side with Paper Artist, which helps users
        reach a whole new level of artistic expression with beautiful
        brushes to create stunning drawings, paintings, and

Centre of the home
    --  Become an all-star at home with AllShare Cast, which lets users
        beam photos, videos and even games onto the big screen. You can
        also connect and share seamlessly with other Samsung devices
        thanks to AllShare Play.
    --  Turn your tab into a TV remote control with the Peel Smart
        Remote feature.

Additional Device Features
    --  Android Jelly Bean 4.1
    --  8.0" WXGA TFT screen with 1280 x 800 Resolution
    --  1.6 GHz Quad Core Processor
    --  2 GB RAM
    --  S Pen
    --  S-GPS with GLONASS
    --  5-Megapixel Main Camera and 1.3-Megapixel Front-Facing Camera
    --  16 GB Internal Storage + Expandable MicroSD Card Slot (up to 64
    --  Bluetooth® 4.0
    --  4,600 mAh Battery
    --  11Pin Connector, 3.5 mm Ear jack
    --  AllShare Cast
    --  ChatON
    --  Readers/Game/Video/Learning Hubs

The Samsung GALAXY Note 8.0 is available beginning today through authorized 
national retailers, including Best Buy, Future Shop, and Staples. For specific 
pricing and details, please visit your nearest retailer. In addition, you can 
find more product information at

* All functionality, features, specifications and other product information 
provided in this document including, but not limited to, the benefits, design, 
pricing, components, performance, availability, and capabilities of the 
product are subject to change without notice or obligation.

* Android is a trademarks of Google Inc.

About Samsung Electronics Canada

Samsung Electronics Canada offers a broad range of award-winning consumer 
electronics including televisions, smartphones, personal computers, printers, 
cameras, home appliances, medical devices, semiconductors and LED solutions. 
The Canadian arm, selected as one of Canada's Top 10 Marketers of the Year in 
2012 by Marketing Magazine, upholds Samsung's global mission to open new 
possibilities for people everywhere, providing users premium experiences that 
are unparalleled due to Samsung's innovative technology and stylish design. As 
a result, Samsung has become a true leader in the consumer electronics 
industry both in terms of business leadership and brand strength. In 2012, 
Samsung was ranked #9 in the Interbrand "100 Best Global Brands" breaking the 
top ten for the first time, and was named as one of Fast Company's "50 Most 
Innovative Companies of 2011".

To discover more, please visit

Follow Samsung Mobile Canada on 
Twitter @SamsungMobileCA.

Caitlin Doherty North Strategic (for Samsung Canada) Mobile: 416-371-3762

SOURCE: Samsung Electronics Canada

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