Galaxy Nexus gets official release date

The predicted November 17 release date has just been confirmed. So, close then

The Galaxy Nexus, which blew our socks off in our Nexus video review, is officially going on sale – as predicted – on November 17. Samsung has confirmed it as the day the country gets its first Android Ice Cream Sandwich device, and this buttonless wonder is a good'un.

From the combined forces of Samsung and Google comes a device sporting an eye-watering 4.65in display that crams in a staggering 320ppi of Super AMOLED beauty. And with a 1.2GHz dual-core and 1GB RAM everything on the Galaxy Nexus' screen is smoother than a whale's silk scarf, even while multitasking with Ice Cream Sandwich's beautiful visualisations. And the facial recognition that unlocks the device will earn you many mates down the local

Get your 8.94mm slim technological top-tier treat from November 17. Here it is on Clove SIM-free for £515.

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