The next generation of the Samsung phablet is here! It is the Samsung Galaxy Note II or simply the Note 2. It is popular because the Note 2 is one of today’s first smartphone with Android Jelly Bean OS.
Note II vs. Note
Compared to the older Note, the Galaxy Note 2 increase its screen size a little bit. It is now 5.5 inches @ 720 x 1280 pixels. Aside from that, that big screen is protected with Corning Gorilla Glass 2. We also noticed that it has a lower secondary camera but has a better battery and bluetooth.
Samsung Galaxy Note II N7100 Technical Specifications
- 5.5″ HD Super AMOLED display @ 1280×720 pixels
- Exynos 4 Quad 1.6GHz
- 2GB RAM
- 8MP rear camera, 1080p video recording
- 1.9MP front-facing camera
- 16GB, 32GB, 64GB internal storage
- up to 64GB via microSD card
- HSPA+ 21Mbps or 4G LTE 42Mbps
- GPS with aGPS support
- 3100mAh Li-Ion battery
- Android 4.1 Jellybean
Other features includes WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, dual band 2.4GHz & 5.0GHz, WiFi Direct, NFC, MHL and Bluetooth 4.0.
Availability and Price
It is expected that the Samsung Galaxy Note 2 N7100 will be available on November to December 2012 here in the Philippines. No retail price was indicated but it also expected that it will have the same introductory price as N7000 which was aroound Php35,000.00.