Pros

  • Large, bright display
  • Snappy performance
  • Pen works well with user interface

Cons

  • A bit too large for a phone
  • Not enough apps support the pen

At A Glance

With its large display and stylus-like pen, the Samsung Galaxy Note is a refreshing departure from the smartphone pack, but its design won't please everyone. Additionally, not enough apps support the pen right now.

Manufacturer’s Description

The Samsung N7000 Galaxy Note 16GB Android device which consolidates core benefits of diverse mobile devices while maintaining smartphone portability. It has a 5.3-inch Super AMOLED screen and sports an 8 megapixel rear camera and 2 megapixel upfront.

Manufacturer’s Website

http://www.samsung.com/us

The Specs

Pricing
Part Number GTN7000
Processor
Processor speed 1.4 MHz
Display
Display size 5.3 inches
Brightness 158.0 lumens
Display type Multitouch
Maximum Brightness 273.0 cd/m2
Resolution 1280 x 800 pixels
Storage
Internal Memory 16000.0 MB
Other storage Micro SD
Battery
Battery Type Lithium ion
Dimensions
Width 5.78 inches
Depth 3.27 inches
Height 3.27 inches
Weight 0.3925 pounds
Exposure Controls
Flash Built-in Flash
Video Capture Format High Definition (1080i/p)
Image Processor
Megapixels 8.0
Digital Zoom 4.0
Storage Media
SD card Micro SD
Carrier
HSDPA 1.0
GPRS 1.0
Supported Video Formats
Maximum video capture resolution High Definition (1080i/p) pixels
Video Calling Yes
Included Software
Operating System Android
Form Factor
Form Factor Candy bar
Keyboard Software
Operating System
OS Version 2.3
Multitasking Support With native and third-party apps
Camera
Front-Facing Camera 1.0
Location
GPS 1.0