Finally, Samsung has launched the much awaited Galaxy Note II. This superb smartphone has terrific video, gaming as well as reading capabilities. The improved screen along with precise stylus has further enhanced the appeal of this phone. Samsung has once again delivered a powerful device that has got almost everything in it. As far as the specifications are concerned, this is the highest-end phone by Samsung. Its runs on a speedy quad-core processor and has got Android 4.1 Jelly bean OS in it. It supports 4G LTE as well as HSPA+ networks.
With dimensions of 151 x 80.5 x 9.4 mm, this phone is much wider and taller than the flagship model. If you haven’t used Galaxy Note before then you might find it slightly awkward to hold Note II on your ears while making or taking calls, but carrying this phone is no major problem.
In spite of being a big phone, it is very light and comfortable to carry. This is largely due to the flexible, plastic body of the phone. The nicely curved design along with the metallic edge provides good looks and robust feel to this device. Samsung Galaxy Note II is available in three memory variants including 16 GB, 32 GB and 64 GB. You can use a micro SDXC card to upgrade the memory capacity of the device.
The 5.5 inch AMOLED screen display of Note II is a beauty. Even though the pixel resolution in this version is slightly lower than the original one, but this gets compensated as there is no sub-pixel arrangements, thereby making the display more sharp. Also, due to a big screen you can easily read the text without zooming in. Galaxy Note II can also work as a brilliant eBook reader. Overall, bigger screen is a major plus point of this great phone.
The sound quality of this gadget is excellent. Also, you get a pair of in-ear headphones in the box. Improved S-Pen Stylus is something that you definitely cannot miss out in this phone. It comes with a lot of added features like auto-correct, art package etc. which makes using stylus even easier. There are also other apps like Paper Artist, which enables you to edit photos or images by using stylus.
Galaxy Note II combines an 8 MP rear camera with a 1.9 MP front camera and provides you with a decent image quality. The camera app that is pre-installed in the device allows you to click photographs in various modes.