by Chris Smith, 10 months ago
Yesterday we heard that an HTC official confirmed to a publication that the company has not abandoned tablet development plans and that its future device will have a unique selling point. At the time, we…
After having been spotted in NenaMark2 in early December, the GT-N5100 has now showed up in GLBenchmark. If that product number doesn’t tell you anything, then you should know the GT-N5100 is what Samsung calls its unannounced 7-inch Galaxy Note.
The benchmarks seem to confirm that the Galaxy Note 7 will sport a 1.6GHz Exynos 4412 processor, a 1280 x 800 display resolution and Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean right out of the box.
We have no idea when the Galaxy Note 7 will be unveiled, but considering that CES 2013 and MWC 2013 are just around the corner, we wouldn’t be surprised to see the new Note family member get announced in the coming months, especially considering the increased popularity of competing 7-inch devices such as the Kindle Fire, the Nexus 7 or the iPad mini.
Not to mention that Acer and Asus are already rumored to launch new, affordable 7-inch Android devices in the coming months, while the Nexus 7 is said to get its own price drop in the future. What better time for a Note 7 to also drop by?