Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 UK release date set for today

Samsung's 10-inch tablet to launch in the UK today

Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 UK release come one day early at single London retailer

The Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 UK release date is upon us with retailer Dixons Group to launch the 10-inch iPad rival later today at its flagship London Tottenham Court Road Currys store, a day ahead of the device’s national release.

Whilst you can already check out the T3 Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 review the Android powered tablet, first unveiled at Mobile World Congress back in February, will hit UK shelves for the first time today with eager Londoners able to snap up the iPad challenger hours ahead of the rest of the country.

Weighing in at just 545g the slim line Samsung Galaxy S II was originally unveiled with a thicker design and 8-megapixel camera before undergoing a radical redesign in the wake of the iPad 2 unveiling.

Boasting version 3.1 of Google’s tablet-centric Android Honeycomb OS the reformed Samsung Galaxy S II is to touch down touting a 1GHz dual-core processor, 1GB of RAM and a 3-megapixel camera with 16-, 32- and 64GB storage capacity options.

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