AT&T to release the Samsung Galaxy Note II November 9th, Pre-Orders Oct 25th Stormy Beach 23 October, 2012 3 Comments Tomorrow is the magical announcement day for Samsung and the U.S. variations of the Galaxy Note II. It is one of the top four most anticipated launches of the year in our opinion. The first being the Samsung Galaxy S II, then the LG Optimus G, The Galaxy Note II and then the new Nexus. We all know that all 5 carriers that brought us the S III will be bringing the Note II to consumers hands. That is a fact. We still all want and need to know when each carrier will be bringing it to us though. Internal docs show that T-mobile is going to be first to the gate with a same day launch as the announcement of the device from Samsung. A few little hints says Sprint is doing the same. AT&T pushed out a release thins morning offering up details as to when their customers can pick one up. You can get a pre-order in for your AT&T Note II beginning October 25th, the day after the event and a day after T-Mobile customers already have it in their hands. It will officially be available online and in stores starting November 9th. looks like you guys will have just a little bit longer to wait. The release gives the usual run down of spec’s and AT&T attributes. Covering the price point on a new two-year contract at $299.99. They rehash the fact that they were the first carrier to offer the original Note for $199.99. not sure if that means they have plans to bring the Note II down to gain a new customer and contract edge in the future or not, but they sure do point out that fact. A quick run down of hardware and software makes the release as well. You know, 5.5-inch HD Super AMOLED display, Android 4.1 Jelly Bean, 8mp camera with flash, 1.6GHz quad-core Exynos processor, Share Shot and S Beam. Nothing we all haven’t heard a billion times. If reading the official statements from the company is up your alley, you can find it below. Can you guys wait two more weeks to pick this monster device up, or will you just ship to the first carrier to launch it? AT&T Announces Samsung Galaxy Note II Available Nov. 9, Pre-orders Begin Oct. 25 Dallas, Texas, October 23, 2012 Beginning Nov. 9 customers interested in picking up a Samsung Galaxy Note® II will be able to purchase one for $299.99 with a two-year agreement in all AT&T* stores and online. Online pre-orders for this highly anticipated device are planned for Oct. 25 at www.att.com/galaxynoteii. Announced last month, the Samsung Galaxy Note II is one of the first smartphones launching at AT&T to feature a quad-core processor. Galaxy Note II uses a 1.6 GHz quad-core Exynos™ processor with powerful graphics capabilities. The Galaxy Note II is thinner and narrower than the first Galaxy Note, and it improves upon the original with longer battery life, as well as enhancements to the S Pen™. AT&T is the only carrier to offer the original Samsung Galaxy Note™ at $199.99 with a two-year agreement. The Galaxy Note II will run on AT&T’s 4G LTE network. It will ship running Android 4.1 (Jelly Bean) on its beautiful 5.5-inch HD Super AMOLED™ display, perfect for customers who want the productivity of a tablet with the portability of a smartphone. The 8-megapixel camera allows users to easily share their photos with friends through Share Shot, while S Beam™ lets you quickly share videos, pictures, maps and more with other Galaxy Note II and Galaxy S® III devices. AT&T customers have access to the nation’s largest 4G network**, covering 275 million people. AT&T has two 4G networks that work together for customers, LTE and HSPA+ with enhanced backhaul. 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