After receiving success in western countries, Samsung Galaxy Note 3 comes to Indian offshore to mesmerize the smartphone lovers with its unique features. An extension of Note 2, the new phone features 5.7” full HD super AMOLED screen.
Note 3 comes with improved stylus functions, air command, new S-pen functionality,13 megapixel rear camera for clear photographs, faster data connection. The handset runs on Android 4.3 and has 3GB RAM. Multitasking has also been improved allowing users to run two applications simultaneously. Users can run one application in two windows at the same time.
Samsung has added an enhanced security solution KNOX for the corporate users. Its LTE version will come powered by 2.3 GHz quad core processor while the 3G version will be engineered with a 1.9GHz octa core processor.
The battery life of Note 3 is exemplary as it comes with 3200mAh battery. Along with the phone, Samsung offers an extended range of accessory which includes faux leather panels in white, black and pink, alternative back covers in browns, reds, oranges and yellows, Notebook style flip covers.
Samsung has also launched Galaxy gear which is the first wearable tech device. It is priced at Rs. 22,990. It features a 1.63-inch (4.14 cm) OLED display and can make calls, display messages, record videos and snap photos with its 1.9-megapixel camera.
The Galaxy Gear smartwatch will work as an accessory to its market-leading Galaxy smartphones, with a small screen offering basic functions like photos, hands-free calls and instant messaging. The Gear also sports a basic camera and works with popular social media and fitness apps such as Twitter and RunKeeper.
Galaxy Note 3 is priced at Rs.49,900 and is available from 25 sep.
Samsung Galaxy Note 3 Features
|Network||2.5G (GSM/ GPRS/ EDGE): 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 MHz3G (HSPA＋ 42Mbps): 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100 MHz
4G (LTE Cat 4 150/50Mbps) : up to 6 different band sets (Dependent on market)
|Processor||LTE 2.3 GHz Quad-Core Processor
3G 1.9 GHz Octa Core Processor ( A15 1.9 GHz + A7 1.3 GHz)
The selection of AP will be differed by markets.
|Display||5.7inch (144.3mm) Full HD Super AMOLED (1920 x 1080)|
|OS||Android 4.3 (Jelly Bean)|
|Camera||Main(Rear): 13 Mega-pixel BSI Sensor, Auto Focus camera with Smart Stabilization,
LED Flash(High CRI), and Zero Shutter Lag
Sub (Front): 2 Mega-pixel BSI sensor with Smart Stabilization,
Full HD recording @30fps
|Dual Camera: Dual Shot / Dual Recording/ Dual Video Call
Recording: UHD 30fps, Smooth motion (FHD 60fps), Slow motion (HD 120fps)
Camera Mode: Drama Shot, Sound & Shot, Animated Photo, Eraser, Best Photo, Best Face, Beauty Face, HDR (High Dynamic Range), Panorama, Sports, Golf, Surround shot, Live effect
|Video||Codec: H.264, MPEG-4, H.263, VC-1, WMV7, WMV8, Sorenson Spark, MP43, VP8, HEVC
Recording & Playback: Full HD (1080p), UHD (*may differ by market)
|Audio||Codec: MP3, AAC/AAC+/eAAC+, WMA, AMR-NB/WB, Vorbis, FLAC(*), WAV(*)
(*) Ultra High Quality Audio (~192KHz, 24 bit) support
|S Pen Optimized Features||Air Command: Action Memo, Scrapbook, Screen Write, S Finder, Pen Window
S Note, Multi Window, new Easy Clip, Direct Pen Input
|Additional Features||Group Play: Share Music, Share Picture, Share Video, Share Document, Play Games|
|Story Album, S Translator|
|Samsung Smart Scroll, Samsung Smart Pause, Air Gesture, Air View|
|Samsung Apps, Samsung Hub, ChatON (Voice/Video Call, Share screen, 3-way calling), Samsung WatchON|
|S Voice™ Hands Free, S Health|
|Samsung Adapt Display, Samsung Adapt Sound
Auto adjust touch sensitivity (Glove friendly)
|Samsung Link, Screen Mirroring|
|Safety Assistance, Samsung|
|Google Mobile Services||Chrome, Search, Gmail, Google+, Maps, Play Books
Play Movies, Play Music, Play Store, Hangouts
Voice Search, YouTube, Google Settings, Play Games, Messenger
|Connectivity||WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (HT80)
GPS / GLONASS
NFC, Bluetooth® v 4.0 (LE)
IR LED (Remote Control), MHL 2.0
|Sensor||Gesture, Accelerometer, Geo-magnetic, Gyroscope, RGB
Proximity, Barometer, Temperature & Humidity, Hall Sensor
|Memory||32/ 64 GB User memory ＋ microSD slot (up to 64GB)
|Dimension||151.2 x 79.2 x 8.3mm, 168g|
|Battery||Standard battery, Li-ion 3,200 mAh|