Yesterday Samsung announced what could be called the Smartphone with the biggest screen ever straight up, the Samsung Galaxy Note. The announcement was made yesterday during Samsung’s keynote at the IFA tech conference in Berlin, Germany. The company introduced a new category of products between pocketable smartphones and some new tablets as well.
The Samsung Galaxy Note has the largest screen size but is is still as portable as any other smartphone, it comes equipped with a 5.3-inch Super AMOLED with a HD, WXGA 1280×800 pixel resolution which now holds the record for the world’s largest Super AMOLED display. It gets powered by a 1.4GHz Dual-Core Processor, it will be available in the storage options of 16GB or 32GB and will support 850/900/1800/1900MHz GSM bands, and HSPA+ 21Mbps on the 850/900/1900/2100MHz bands.
The Galaxy Note also comes with an 8-Megapixel camera on the rear of the device that has LED-flash, autofocus and the ability to record 1080p HD 1920×1080 pixel videos, there is a front-facing 2-megapixel camera and to power such a large device they added a 2,500mAh battery. It comes with both WiFi and Bluetooth connectivity as well as 3G support, it makes voice calls and runs the Android 2.3 Gingerbread OS with Samsung’s TouchWiz Interface. No pricing information has been announced for the new Galaxy Note Large Smartphone but it will be shipped with a stylus, called the S Pen, that can be used for drawing or writing on the Note’s display and the body has a slot to hold the S Pen.
Samsung Galaxy Note Smartphone Introduction Video: