Korean technology giant Samsung’s recently announced Galaxy Note 2 comes with stunning S-Pen stylus. Meanwhile its release date is expected on Oct 21
An S-Pen stylus is the most impressive thing with Samsung’s Galaxy Note devices. The digitizer pen simply replaces the need to use fingers on touchscreens. It comes tucked into the rear panel of its Note products. The stylus works with a variety of apps that contain programs for writing text faster. Well, you can manage the entire activities that need accurate touches of fingers on touchscreens. Apart from the original Galaxy Note, S-Pen also comes with the Note 10.1 tablet and the upcoming Note 2 phablet. Here we talk about some stimulating features and software items that work with the S-Pen on Note 2.
To have a sneak peek into the updates like texts and notifications you just require hovering the pen over the screen of Note 2. The Air View software realizes this wonderful feature. Thanks to Air View, the large 5.5-inch screen of the device will recognize as soon as you put the pen just over its display. It begins to act like a computer mouse. You can then continue to use the gadget as free as a desktop.
It is time-consuming that you have to go through menus and icons to open an app on a handset. In use of the Note 2’s smart S-Pen, you just need to type certain commands on the device’s screen to move to the respective apps. For example, if you have to send a mail, you needn’t to navigate through the menus for mail app. You are just expected to draw @Name on the device’s screen using the pen. Well, you will be up there and you can send the mail quite instantly.
It is yet another stunning feature of the S-Pen stylus that you can write pop-up notes on Note 2. That is, you can jot down some notes even while you are on a call. It makes things easier that you can take down phone numbers or names on the device’s display even if you continue talking. Pick up the pen from its holster and start writing whatever you want to do on the display.
Thanks to S-Pen, the Galaxy Note 2 lets you write notes on the back of images. In the same fashion of taking notes on the back of a physical photo, you can utilize the S-Pen to write something on the digital photos as well. The content written on the photo will be visible on Note 2.
The Note 2 also offers a facility to let you take down instant memos and notes on the device’s screen. All you have to do is to take the S-Pen, click on the special S-Pen button and start taking notes. You can also store, edit and delete the notes whenever required.
Reworked S Note
Samsung has revamped its much-appreciated S Note app for the new Note 2. It can now recognize your handwriting far better and it highlights many more writing tools. On the other hand, Samsung has also revealed its plan to roll out the S-Pen SDK app to developers. It opens the chance for more third party apps that are customized with the S-Pen digitizer.
Samsung has also worked out to improve many Smart Functions of the upcoming second generation phablet. Users will be able to interact with the device through many more smart steps and moves. The S-Pen app certainly opens a new interface experience for users. Apart from the touchscreen experience, you are just expected to drag the pen over the device’s screen.
The brand new Galaxy Note 2 is expected to come out shortly from the South Korean tech firm. Samsung announced the superb handset at the IFA 2012 in Berlin. The next-gen Galaxy phablet is to show off some great things such as a powerful 1.6GHz quad-core processor (Samsung’s Exynos Quad chipset) 2 GB of RAM and a larger 5.5-inch SAMOLED display.