Samsung Galaxy Note II was officially presented yesterday, stands for size and functionality halfway between a smartphone and a tablet and seeks to unite in a single product the advantages of both.
Galaxy Note II is a bit bigger than a smartphone, used primarily for making phone calls but incorporates some advanced capabilities of the tablet, especially the Pen, in which you take notes, draw, edit documents.
The first Notes has been successful. So go ahead to the second edition improved to offer a user experience even better and more fulfilling. Externally, the new Galaxy Note II improves ergonomics and elegance, recalling the lines of the new Samsung Galaxy S III. Compared to its predecessor gains in subtlety and is not too bulky, unless you want to keep in the shirt pocket (no, there is not the measures are 80.5 x 151.1 x 9.4 mm). The weight is content (180 grams). The display is once again type SuperAMOLED from 5:55 ” (a bit larger) with a resolution of 1280 x 720 pixels in 16:9 format.
Regarding the hardware, the processor is a quad core ARM Cortex a9 1.6 GHz and a GPU ARM Mali 400 (Samsung Exynos 4412 SoC), 2 GB of RAM and storage space ranging from 16 to 64 GB.
The operating system is the latest Android 4.1 Jelly Bean.
From the point of view of multimedia, the rear camera now comes with 8-megapixel camera with autofocus, flash and support for advanced features such as Best Friends Photo Sharing Faces or to make quick upload photos on social networks. The front webcam is 1.9 megapixels.
For connectivity there are WiFi, Bluetooth 4.0, 3G/4G/LTE, a USB port, an NFC chip for electronic payments, a microSD card reader. Autonomy guaranteed by the battery of 3100 mAh. Available in white and silver and it will be sold at the starting this month 699 Euros VAT included.