New Samsung Galaxy note II was showcased 

Samsung Galaxy note II was showcased at IFA 2012 in Berlin in August. It is rolled out today in its home country  South Korea today.


The Galaxy note II has a big 5.5 inch HD Super AMOLED display.  It is slightly bigger than the original Galaxy Note which was 5.3 inch. It runs on Android 4.1, The jelly bean which is the latest version of Google’s mobile operating system, layered with Touch Wiz User interface.

Key Specifications

This Phone come tablet also called Phablet has:

  • Processor: quad-core 1.6 GHz Cortex A-9 processor with 2 GB RAM.
  • Memory:  It has storage capacity of 16, 32, 64 GB and also supports extension of up to 64 GB with microSD cards.
  • Display: 5.5-inch HD Super AMOLED touch screen;
  • Operating system: Android 4.1 (Jelly Bean)
  •  Connectivity: 4G, 3G, 2G, Wi-Fi, NFC, USB 2.0 and Bluetooth 4.0, Samsung AllShare Play & Control and Samsung AllShare Cast;
  • Camera: 8MP rear camera with LED flash, 1.9MP front camera; and Battery: 3,100mAh
  • Battery: 3,100mAh.

Other features:


  • 2G Network- GSM 850/900/1900
  • 3G Network- HSDPA 850/900/2100
  • 4G Network- LTE 700 MHz Class 17/2100-N7105


  • Dimensions- 151.1 x 80.5 x 9.4 mm
  • Weight- 180 g


  • Type- Super AMOLED capacitive touch screen, 16M colors
  • Size-720 x 1280 pixels, 5.5 inches
  • Protection- Corning Gorilla Glass 2


  • Alert types- Vibration, MP3, WAV ringtones
  • Loudspeaker-Yes
  • 3.5mm jack-Yes


  • GPRS-Yes
  • EDGE-Yes
  • Speed-HSDPA, 21Mbps, HSUPA, 5.76 Mbps, LTE, cat3, 50 Mbps UL, 100 Mbps DL
  • WLAN- Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, dual band, DLNA, Wi-Fi Direct, Wi-Fi hotspot
  • Bluetooth- v4.0 with A2DP, LE, EDR


  • Primary-8MP, 3264 X 2448 pixels, autofocus, LED flash
  • Features- Geo-tagging, touch focus and smile detection, image stabilization
  • Video- 1080p@30fps
  • Secondary-1.9MP


  • OS- Android OS, v4.1( jelly bean)
  • Chipset- Exynos 4412 Quad
  • CPU –Quad-core 1.6 GHz Cortex A-9
  • GPU –Mail-400MP
  • Sensors-Accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer
  • Messaging- SMS(threaded view), MMS, EMAIL, Push mail, IM, RSS
  • Browser –HTML5
  • Radio- Stereo FM radio with RDS
  • GPS- A-Gps support and GLONASS
  • JAVA-Java MIDP emaluator
  • Colors-Titanium Gray, Marble White
  • Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
  • Dropbox (50 GB storage)
  • TV-out (via MHL A/V link)
  • MP4/DivX/XviD/WMV/H.264/H.263 player
  • MP3/WAV/eAAC+/AC3/FLAC player
  • Organizer
  • Image/video editor
  • Document editor (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, PDF)
  •  Google Search, Maps, Gmail
  • YouTube, Calendar, Google Talk, Picasa integration

Voice memo/dial/commands

  •  Predictive text input (Swype)

The release dates for this phone are as follows:


Germany-September 27

Italy-September 28


United Kingdom-October 1-2

Samsung Galaxy Note II’s suggested price is 699 euros or $906. Customers in USA have to wait


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