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Galaxy Note 10.1 – one more first class Android tablet by Samsung
A few days ago Samsung Electronics America Inc announced their new Galaxy Note 10.1 Android tablet to the U.S. market. Galaxy Note 10.1 extends the range of Galaxy Note smartphones family that quickly became popular since the last year release.
Galaxy Note 10.1 powered by Quad-Core 1.4 HGz processor and equipped by 2 GB of RAM. Multiscreen feature of Galaxy Note 10.1 allows users easily manage multiple applications displaying their windows side-by-side and achieving a true and easy multitasking. Users can browse the web, play video, or run other applications simultaneously while writing or working with Pen S on the other side of the screen. There is no need to switch back and forth between applications.
In addition, Galaxy Note 10.1 offers the ability to run popular widgets such as clock, music player, email client and calculator on the top of other applications, freely moving them around the screen.
Multi-tasking, high resolution and good graphics performance are significant features of Galaxy Note 10.1.
Galaxy Note 10.1 equipped by built-in 5-megapixel rear camera and 1.9 megapixel front camera. Smart-Stay functionality of Galaxy Note 10.1 uses the front camera for preventing the device from going into sleep mode when it detects the user in the front of the device.
Samsung Android Galaxy Note 2 – 5.5-inch smartphone
According to Samsung representatives the new model of popular Android Galaxy Note smartphone is on the way. The presentation of the newest Android Galaxy Note 2 model is scheduled on August 29th.
There were no technical details of newest Android Galaxy Note 2 disclosed. However there are expectations that the latest Android Galaxy Note 2 will come with large 5.5 inch “unbreakable” flexible display.
Samsung Android Galaxy Note 2 smartphone will be introduced at least two weeks before the expected presentation of Apple iPhone 5. According to unofficial sources, Apple may introduce iPhone 5 on September 12. Apple iPhone 5 is the main competitor of Samsung Android Galaxy Note 2 and Samsung Android Galaxy S 3 smartphones.
The first generation of Samsung Android Galaxy Note 2 smartphones was introduced in September 2011. Because of the large screen it was positioned as “intermediate” device that occupies a niche between smartphones and tablets. By June 2012 Samsung has shipped over seven million units of Samsung Android Galaxy Note 2.
Samsung is currently leading manufacturer of smartphones. In second quarter 2012 Samsung has shipped twice more smartphones than Apple. Apple is trying to limit expansion of Samsung by releasing superior quality products oriented mostly on US customers.
It is always a challenge when the time comes to buy or renew your smartphone. There are a lot of various models available on the market. Here are some of the tips that may help to choose what device is the most appropriate for you.
The most popular platforms for mobile devices are Apple iOS, Google Android and Microsoft Windows. There are also other less popular platforms but above mentioned platforms have leading positions on the market. All three platforms are presented by giant companies competing on the market of mobile devices. They have similar performance, functionality and applications. Therefore selecting of the platform among Apple iOS, Google Android and Microsoft Windows is not that important unless you are the member of the fun club of Apple, Android or Windows.
- Quality of display
Brightness and resolution of the majority modern smartphones are quite decent. Desired screen resolution should be 200 pixels per inch or higher.
- Capacity of the battery
The battery should be capable to keep the smartphone functioning for 12 hours without recharging.
- Processing power
Operating frequency of the processor should be more than 1GHz. The hardware graphics acceleration support is also an important factor.
No less than 8 megapixels camera with autofocus features is recommended. It should also support good video image stabilization.
The smartphone should lie comfortably in your hand. This is the most important factor. All other design aspects as color, thickness and corner shapes are not that important.
Currently the most selling and popular models of smartphones produced by Apple and Samsung. They are: Apple iPhone 4S, Samsung Galaxy S 3, Samsung Galaxy Nexus and Samsung Galaxy Note. Samsung Galaxy S 3 is a recently released flagship smartphone model of Samsung Corporation. Apple has plans to bring a new iPhone 5 model soon. Other competitors such as LG, Sony, HTC and Nokia are either already presented or planning to release new smartphone models. Most notable of them are LG F180, Sony Xperia, HTC One X and Nokia Lumia 900