The Samsung Galaxy Note is a handset which offers a multitude of useful functionality contained within a stylish and aesthetically appealing case. The phone provides impressive functionality which includes fast Internet access, a large display screen and a multitude of additional functions and features, all of which are powered by the dual core 1.4 GHz processor and the gingerbread version of the android operating system. The device measures 146 mm x 83 mm wide whilst being 9 mm thick and weighing 178 g in weight.
The Samsung Galaxy Note display screen is an impressive 5.3 inches in size and is a super AMOLED faceted touch screen which operates at 100 x 1280 pixels, and within which it is able to display up to 16 million colours, providing an excellent image display. The screen itself utilises Gorilla glass to ensure longevity, whilst the navigation purposes the unit comes with an array of touch sensitive controls as well as utilising the touchwiz user interface, version 4.0. In addition the handset comes with accelerometer, proximity and gyroscope sensors to automate various tasks.
The Galaxy Note comes with class 12 versions of GPRS and EDGE, whilst also providing the user with the added benefit of micro-USB and Bluetooth connectivity. In addition the handset comes with a micro-SD card slot which provides the opportunity to increase the memory capacity within the unit from its 2 GB which is included, up to it more substantial 32 GB. The unit also comes with satellite navigation which is provided by its GPS function, and which comes with the benefits of A-GPS support.
One of the key features of the Samsung Galaxy Note is its 8.0 megapixel camera that offers the opportunity to take effective imagery, and which operates at 3264 x 2440 pixels, and includes face and smile detection, image stabilisation, auto focus as well as geo-tagging and an LED flash. The same camera can also be utilised to record high-quality video at 1080 pixels and at 30 frames second, whilst a secondary 2.0 megapixel camera is also included. The unit also comes with a stereo FM radio, selection of games, an MP4/MP3 multimedia player, a variety of editors, and Adobe Flash 10.1 support as well as a barometer sensor and Samsun chatON.
The Samsung Galaxy Note like the Samsung Galaxy S2 provides the consumer with an engaging and impressively functional mobile phone, which is also aesthetically appealing.