Samsung has confirmed that the Galaxy Note will be available in the U.K. on November 17th. The GALAXY Note is like a smartphone on steroids, it has a 5.3” display running at 1280×800 (285ppi) which is the largest screen size with smartphone portability. It features the world’s first and the largest 5.3” HD Super AMOLED display, an advanced pen-input technology, called the S Pen, a 1.4GHz dual-core processor, rear 8MP camera, front 2MP camera, Bluetooth, WiFi, A-GPS and HSPA+ 3G modem and runs Android 2.3 (Gingerbread).

Managing Director of Samsung Mobile for the UK and Ireland, Simon Stanford said:

We’re delighted with the overwhelming reception the Galaxy Note has received since it was announced 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.