Samsung Galaxy Note 2 is the popular successor of the Samsung Galaxy Note that offers a large screen, great resolution and comes with a stylus. Below are the detailed features and specifications of the device as per official information.
Samsung has brought some hardware improvisation in the Galaxy Note 2. The new model runs on 1.68 GHz quad-core Exynos 4420 ARM processor. It has 2GB RAM and variations of internal storage of 16GB. It also has a microSD slot which is expandable upto 64GB. It has powerful sensors which can sense proximity and ambient-light. The sensor can also act as an accelerometer, gyrometer, barometer or a compass and proximity sensors.
In terms of screen size, the device measures 5.5 inches (diagonally). The Super AMOLED TFT capacitive screen has HD (720 x 1280 pixels) resolution which produces an effective pixel density of about 267 pixels per inch. The device weighs about 180 grams and is 9.4 mm thick. It runs on Samsung’s TouchWiz UI. It comes in Titanium Grey, Marble White, Amber Brown, Ruby Wine, Pink, Blue colours. An S stylus pen also comes with Samsung Galaxy Note 2.
The phablet comes with an 8 MP primary rear camera which comes with an autofocus and LED flash that could be used for better low light photography . The camera has features such as geo-tagging, simultaneous HD video and image recording, face and smile detection, touch focus and image stabilization. It can also record full HD videos (1080p@30fps). The Galaxy Note 2 also sports a secondary 1.9 MP front facing camera that can be used for snapping self-portraits and video calling.
The phone allows playback of music in popular formats such as MP3, WAV, eAAC+, AC3 and FLAC. You can watch movies and videos in formats such as MP4, DivX, XviD, WMV.
Samsung Galaxy Note 2 runs on Android OS v4.3 (Jelly Bean) which is upgradable up to v4.4.2 (KitKat) on top of which is Samsung’s TouchWiz nature UI. The device also comes pre-loaded with all the common apps and software features required for day to day usage that includes SMS, MMS, push mail, Gmail, Google Search, maps, hangouts, G drive, image/video editor, document viewer, etc. It is equipped with HTML5 browser, Java MIDP.
The phablet encases a 3100 mAh Li-IoN battery that provides up to 21 hours of talk time in 2G and 12 hours in 3G..
In terms of connectivity features in the device, it supports GPRS, EDGE, 3G HSPA, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, Wi-Fi hotspot, Wi-Fi direct, DLNA, Micro USB v2.0 and Bluetooth v4.0.