Samsung invite hints at Galaxy Note 10.1 coming 15 August
The bigger Note is tipped to be announced two weeks before the Note 2.
Samsung has sent out invites tofor an event on 15 August -- that's a week on Wednesday.
The event takes place in New York. There's no word on a UK event yet, but I'll update you as soon as I hear anything.
The invite encourages us to "Meet the new way", which sounds a little cryptic. But the outline is unmistakeably a tablet, and it'll come with a stylus, if those swirling lines are anything to go by.
We first clapped eyes on the Galaxy Note 10.1 -- a super-sized version of the original 5.3-inch Note -- back at Mobile World Congress in February. Samsung debuted the S Pen stylus along with it, for jotting down notes and doodling. It's pressure-sensitive, and uses a button to control multiple functions.
Since February, Samsung has gone a bit quiet on the device, presumably because of its. Though it did add a to save you losing the S Pen.
Samsung could hold back a European launch until IFA, the bratwurst-and-tech trade show that kicks off in Berlin in a few weeks. This week, invites went out for.
The next day a Samsung spokespersonit'll be unveiling "the next Galaxy Note" at the event. I'm taking this to mean the , which is rumoured to be a 5.5-inch sequel with a faster processor and better camera, rather than the Note 10.1. But Samsung could decide to kill two birds with one stone.