samsung galaxy note II smartphone samsung galaxy note II smartphone
aug 31, 2012

samsung galaxy note II smartphone

samsung ‘galaxy note II’ smartphone



samsung electronics has released information about the ‘galaxy note II’, their latest android-powered smartphone. the new touch screen device incorporates an ‘S pen’ that provides the user with a real pen-like experience for note-taking, messaging, drawing, and multitasking. emails, messages, directions and phone numbers can be easily accessed by writing a specific command with the ‘S pen’.

built with a 1.6ghz quad core processor, the device delivers fluid browsing experiences with its large 5.5 inch HD AMOLED screen using a 16:9 viewing ratio. measuring just over 9mm thick at 180 grams, the phone maintains a slim body for a more ergonomic interaction.



left: front view right: rear view



detail front 3/4 view



interface demonstrating new ‘S pen’ writing command systems



product specifications:

processor: 1.6GHz quad-core processor display: 5.5″ HD super AMOLED (1280 x 720) OS: android 4.1 jellybean connectivity: bluetooth 4.0, USB 2.0, Wi-Fi 802.11, Wi-Fi HT40, NFC memory: 16/32/64GB user memory + 2GB RAM, microSD (up to 64GB)

dimension: 80.5 x 151.1 x 9.4 mm weight: 180 g battery: Li-ion 3,100mAh battery

camera: main: 8 megapixel with auto focus & LED Flash, front: 1.9 megapixel

video: MPEG4, H.263, H.264, VC-1, DivX, WMV7, WMV8, VP8

format: 3GP(MP4), WMV(ASF), AVI, FLV, MKV, WebM playback/ recording: 1080p full [email protected], 720p [email protected]

audio: MP3, OGG, WMA, AAC, ACC+, eAAC+, AMR(NB,WB),MIDI, WAV, AC-3, flac music player with soundalive, 3.5mm ear jack

  • I’ve been an iPhone fan for a long time, but as a designer, this is the first phone I’ve seen that seriously makes me consider switching.

    Shaun Hensher says:
  • couldnt agree more with you @shaun hensher

    Joe says:
  • Somehow I hope Samsung patented the hell out of multi-touch screen with stylus interaction…

    newton palmer says:
  • patent or no patent, this phone blows the iphone out of the water

    jackson says:
  • in your face apple, you make the coolest gadgets but let some also enjoy, cant stay atop forever

    maxinare says:
  • well, i for one see only a phone company which takes ideas and designs from apple, slightly modifies them to look as their own ideas and designs.

    nn says:
  • There’s still the sticky point of “What to do with this pen?”
    Remembering to bring it, losing it in a pair of pants you wore last week, or at the bottom of a purse…

    ewins says:

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