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Samsung has launched the Galaxy Note 10.1 LTE in Garnet Red in its home country of Korea.
The company decided to release this special version of the device in honor of Valentine's Day. Samsung will also release the Garnet Red Galaxy Note 10.1 LTE in other markets sometime in the near future.
Samsung hopes to appeal to female college students with this new color.
The Galaxy Note 10.1 features impressive specifications such as a 1.4GHz dual-core processor, 2GB RAM, a 10.1-inch display made from Gorilla Glass with a resolution of 1280 x 800 pixels, a 5-megapixel rear camera, 1.9 megapixel front camera, and a 7000 mAh battery. It also comes with 16GB of internal memory and a microSD slot for expansion.
Samsung will is also expected to launch a Galaxy Note 8 in three different variants, according to a new report.
The three types include the GT N5110, which will be Wi-Fi only, the GT 5100, which will have 3G connectivity, and the GT N5105 that will have both 3G and LTE connectivity, according to YouMobile.
There is no official word on the pricing. Samsung will launch the Galaxy Note 8 to better compete with Apple's iPad Mini, which launched at the end of last year.
The Galaxy Note 8 was recently spotted by a French blog called FrAndroid last month.
The site posted up a picture of the device with its trademark S Pen. FrAndroid also confirmed recent rumors regarding the Galaxy Note 8 stating that it will feature a Super Clear 8-inch LCD display with a 1280 x 800 resolution and will run Android 4.2, JellyBean.
Other specifications for the phablet include 2GB RAM, 16 or 32GB or internal memory, a microSD card slot for expansion, a 5-megapixel camera sensor, a 1.3-megapixel front camera, Wi-Fi 802.11, Bluetooth 4.0, USB 2.0 connectivity, and a 4600 mAh battery.