Samsung Galaxy Note
Compact, elegant, + stylus, 146.9 x 83 x 9.7 mm, 178 gram
Samsung Galaxy Note are presented in elegant cover and fairly flat size. Dominate with screentouch, secondary camera and home button at front side. In rear side, it has doffed finishing.
Even seems wider, this device still could handled properly and has stylus for some features needs. Unfortunately pouch for protect few button such as swich (-./+) and lock power not available in sales package.
Screen and Menu
Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors 800 x 1280 pixels, 5.3 inches, Gorilla Glass display, TouchWiz UI v4.0, Multi-touch input method, Accelerometer sensor for UI auto-rotate, Touch-sensitive controls, Proximity sensor for auto turn-off, Gyroscope sensor
Samsung Galaxy Note have stylus pen, so user could make a note with your own style and share it. Connected menu with multimedia, office and social network were complete. Samsung Galaxy Note using high user interface which is TouchWiz version 4.0.
Samsung Galaxy Note Special Features
- S Memo
User could express your creation. Combine character and your creativity to send image, hand written, or symbolic icon message becoming funs. Especially support with additional features from color, pen point type, or background.
- Pen Stylus
Pen has quite accessible location and also has fits dimension and size. This pen allows user to send image, map, browser page or anything on your display, Email, social network, Bluetooth and even S Memo becoming your creation target.
User can push and hold stylus pen button when this device point touch display. Automatically your mobile device capturing this retouch image. It’s so fun.
OS, Processor & Memory
Android OS, v2.3 (Gingerbread), Dual-core 1.4GHz ARM Cortex-A9 processor, Mali-400MP GPU, Exynos chipset, 16GB/32GB internal memory storage, 1 GB RAM, microSD external memory up to 32GB
User needs good performance processor to express their creation in screen and separate with other performance. Because of that, dual core processor make no lag in doing a lot work in same time. External memory slot has ability to storage MicroSD with twice internal memory capacity. In this section, Samsung support every user needs for data storage and application.
Camera & Video
8 MP, 3264 x 2448 pixels, autofocus, LED flash, Geo-tagging, touch focus, face and smile detection, image stabilization, Video 1080p@24~30fps, 2 MP secondary camera
No wonder that Samsung Galaxy Note provide with optimize camera, it makes various features and pen stylus becoming more effective. User can re-touch photo result with special character and drawing it with stylus pen. In video section, HD capture movie is ready to record your previous moment.
Audio & Video Player
Multi Format, HD
This section has no different with other Samsung mobile device. Samsung Galaxy Note Able to play various Audio and Video file format. For conclusion, this section has good performance.
HSDPA 21 Mbps, HSUPA 5.76 Mbps, LTE, multi-tab, multi-touch, Maps, Social network,
Surfing will be smooth with 3.5G connection base and also with various additional features. These parts also can being your creation expressers using stylus pen, and already prepared if other operator using 4G network or LTE (long term evolution)
NFC connect, wifi, wifi hotspot, TV-out (via MHL A/V link), Bluetooth, micro USB, jack Audio 3,5 mm, USB OTG (on the go)
Able to connect with other device, also had TV output connection OTG (on the go) and NFC. Samsung Galaxy Note also able to delete noise in microphone. Unfortunately default earphone couldn’t adaptive with other device and lost it’s stereo fuction.
The advantage and disadvantage of Samsung Galaxy Note
- Wide screen
- Complete connection
- Pen stylus
- Powerful battery
- Body plastic material
- No pouch bonus
- No OTG cable
Conclusion from Samsung Galaxy Note
With high price it feels pity if buying Gingerbread base device. But something more that Samsung Galaxy Note offer than other mobile device or tablet (except for HTX Flyer) is user could express creativity in every section. Which is in future Samsung will be develop it.