The highly expected press event held in Berlin by the top Android smartphone manufacturer Samsung brought us what us what we expected. Yes, Galaxy Note II now official. There were even some surprise on the event which is new Galaxy Camera with Android.
Samsung announced its newest addition in Galaxy Note line-up. They also made a surprise announcement by launching the powerful Galaxy Camera, an Android 4.1 powered device with a 16MP image sensor.
Samsung Galaxy Note II :
According to Samsung, Galaxy Note II is the fastest device on market. They integrated all the features that made Galaxy Note 10.1 such a great device, combined with a refresh of specifications. The S-Pen has also been improved with 1024 pressure sensors and got a new design for better grip and handling. The Galaxy Note II specs are pretty much as rumored. It has a 5.5-inch 1280×720 Super AMOLED display and powered by a 1.6GHz quad-core Exynos CPU. There are 2GB RAM, 16/32/64GB internal storage options and a microSD Card slot. On the back we find an 8MP Rear shooter and 1.9MP Front camera. Other features include S Pen with S Note and S Planner, a 3100mAh battery and runs Android 4.1. It’s sized at 80.5 x 151.1 x 9.4 mm and weights 180 g.
Samsung is all about bringing inovative features and the Galaxy Note II does just that. Coupled with the new S-Pen, Galaxy Note II promises to deliver the best on every aspect, from productivity to design and play. Some of the new features included are:
- Popup Note, Popup Video – write a note while on the phone or doing something else
- Easy clip – as soon as you select an area with the S-Pen, you can simply clip it
- Precise hand writing
- Photo Note – chop down quick notes and comments on pictures
- 1024 levels of pressure sensitivity
- Idea visualizer – write a word in the box and a picture suggested
- When you slide out the S-Pen all the S-Note tools appear on a new page
260 partners in 128 countries will launch the new Note device starting October 2012. It will support 4G LTE connectivity and is available in Marble White and Titanium Gray. Referring to the recent events, Samsung’s CEO stated “Regardless of any hindrance, we will continue to provide the best product in the industry”
Samsung Galaxy Camera :
The Samsung Galaxy Camera is World’s first Android 4.1 Jelly Bean digital Camera. It features a 16 megapixel image sensor 21x optical zoom. The device has a stunning 4.8 inch HD display and powered by a 1.4GHz quad-core Exynos chipset. Other features include 3G and 4G data connectivity, WiFi and WiFi-Direct. Samsung focused on developing special software for their new digital camera. Included are the Photo Wizard and Movie Wizard apps that will allow for “professional quality edits on the go,” . Galaxy Camera also features Smart Content Manager, an innovative on-device organization tool which intelligently creates folders, tags faces, and even suggests which pictures to delete when they don’t come out as desired. It will be available in two connectivity options: a 3G and Wi-Fi version or a 4G and Wi-Fi version.
Additional info: The Galaxy Note II and Galaxy Camera both run the latest version of Android – Jelly Bean. Samsung promises updates for the Galaxy S III, Galaxy Note and Galaxy Note 10.1 will be available “very soon”.