Samsung Galaxy Note 2 release date has finally arrived and Korean technology behemoth is all set to launch it in South Korea. It is a smart-phone that is being awaited by not just phablet fans, but also those who till months ago felt annoyed by big display in smart-phones.
But Samsung seems to have changed teh taste of millions of people and has proved to the world that people will love bigger smart-phone screens, if it came out with top class specs and features. Despite critics suggesting a Galaxy Note original flop, it became a hot selling phone that still sells in hundreds of thousands every month.
Its new version is expected to be substantilly better than the original and its stylus adding to its charm. Till last year, this stylus was thought to be a drawback for Galaxy Note, but now it is being described as a magic wand.
Samsung Electronics launched Wednesday its latest Galaxy device as part of efforts to better compete with Apple’s newly released iPhone 5.
After being introduced at IFA trade show in Berlin late last month, the latest Galaxy Note 2, called phablet or a hybrid of smartphone and tablet PC, was rolled out at Samsung’s headquarters in central Seoul, adding a new Galaxy device to Samsung’s product mix, reported Xinhua.
The Galaxy Note 2 is positioned as a niche with a large screen, multitasking, upgraded operating system and competitive hardware.
The Galaxy Note 2 came with a 5.5-inch HD Super AMOLED screen, the biggest display in smartphone market. It was powered by 4.1 Jelly Bean, the latest version of Android operating system, featuring a 1.6GHz Quad-Core processor and HSPA Plus or 4G LTE connectivity.
“Galaxy Note 2 will take over the fame of Galaxy Note that opened a new category of smart mobile devices,” said Shin Jong-kyun, president of Samsung’s mobile business.