Samsung has just introduced the Samsung Galaxy Note. If you see this device at first glance, you must be wondering, is this a smartphone or tablet? Because this device has a 5.3 inch screen that can be said to be rather too large for a smartphone but features as a complete phone. We often see people using Dell Streak as a phone, so it’s up to you want to assume the Galaxy Note as a smartphone or tablet.
The Galaxy Note has specification “Super”, the most noticeable is 5.3 WXGA (1280 × 800) SUPER AMOLED screen with density (285ppi). There are also S Pen Stylus that works with the application of S Planner, S Memo, etc.. This device runs on Android OS v2.3.4 Gingerbread with Exynos chipset that is used also in the Galaxy 7.7 (dual-core 1.4GHz CPU, 1GB RAM, Mali-400MP GPU). The Galaxy Note has 8 megapixel camera sensor with the added ability to record Full HD 1080p. The Galaxy Note is still relatively thin because it has a thickness of 9.65mm and weighs only 178 grams. The battery is 2500 mAh which is large enough to accommodate the specifications of this device. Samsung will also include a pen holder for S Pen stylus, dock and even a car seat.
After going through the benchmark testing, the Samsung Galaxy Note it has outstanding speed performance, with a record score of 3624 which beat the Galaxy S2 which has a score of 3396 on Quadrant Standard benchmark.
Samsung Galaxy Note Spesifications:
- 1.4GHz dual-core processor
- HSPA+ up to 21Mbps 850/900/1900/2100
- 4G LTE
- 5.3” HD Super AMOLED display (1280 x 800, 285 PPI)
- 1080p Full HD video recording & playback
- Standard battery, Li-on 2,500 mAh
- 8-MP rear camera with LED flash, 2-MP front facing camera
- S Pen interface and stylus
- Android 2.3 Gingerbread
- Thickness 9.65mm
Samsung Galaxy Note price around: €549 (unlocked) and there is mention around $ 1000.