When AT&T and Samsung announced the 4G LTE capable Samsung Galaxy Note earlier at CES 2012 event, they refused to give specific details on release date and price info of the device. Today, Samsung announced that the AT&T customers can pre-order the Samsung Galaxy Note from February 5th and the handset will be available to purchase at the markets, beginning February 19th. Pre-ordered devices will be shipped to the customers by February 17th. It will cost you $299.99 on a new two-year contract with the carrier. According to the previously leaked AT&T Q1 2012 roadmap, Galaxy Note is supposed to arrive on February 18th. There is no word on the rumored Samsung Rugby Smart handset, which is rumored to arrive for just $99.99.
Samsung Galaxy Note comes with a 5.3-inch HD Super AMOLED display with 1280 X 720 pixels of resolution, 1.5GHz dual-core processor, 4G LTE capability, 1GB RAM, 8MP rear camera with 1080p HD video recording capability, 2MP front facing webcam, 16GB internal memory storage, 4G LTE capability, Wi-Fi a/b/g/n, a massive 2500mAh battery, running Android 2.3 Gingerbread OS and it will be upgradeable to Android 4.0 ICS OS in the near future.
The only question about whether or not the Samsung Galaxy Note will make its way to Verizon Wireless. Previous rumors have suggested that the device will be launched as Samsung Galaxy Journal by Verizon network. Galaxy Journal is rumored to be arriving in the first half of 2012.