Samsung has officially launched the Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1, confirming the device that we brought you just hours ago.

The device was rumoured to be powered by a dual-core processor and Samsung has delivered, powering the device with Nvidia’s Tegra 2 processor. The Galaxy Tab 10.1 will run Google’s Android Gingerbread operating system, delivering an overall mobile entertainment experience.

The 10.1-inch screen will be a XGA TFT LCD display with 1280 x 800 resolution and will have a 8MP rear-facing camera and a 2MP front facing camera will also record full HD video.

The Galaxy Tab 10.1 is just 599g in weight and 10.9mm thick and includes super-fast HSPA+ 21Mbps, Bluetooth 2.1+EDR and dual-antenna Wi-Fi.

Vodafone has announced it will be offering the Galaxy Tab 10.1 in 20 markets, exclusively in the UK.