The Samsung Galaxy Note II is ready to fulfill your phablous phablet dream if the launch party in New York City is any indication of the media blitz forthcoming. The Samsung Galaxy Note II has some great features and is starting to be discounted.
The big Samsung Galaxy Note II party was beyond A-List with 1,000 Samsung Facebook fans in attendance. Kanye West performed in cloud of smoke. It has been called the best night in New York.
Preorders at AT&T are scheduled to ship on November 6, and Verizon Wireless preorders are set for November 27. Samsung sold over 10 million of the original Samsung Galaxy Note in the first nine month of sale.
The best selling points of the Samsung Galaxy Note 2 are:
- S Pen - for handwriting recognition, drawing comments, cutting out photos, taking notes and creative things. For example, with the S pen you can write and draw into your e-mail. Idea Sketch lets you draw out your ideas like you would on a white board or on paper. The latest S Pen has been ergonomically designed to be more like an ink pen. You can also copy/clip images and text to put into notes, documents and designs. The handwriting recognition was so good on the original Samsung Galaxy Note, I was able to take one and write an entire article at at the beach.
- Phablet Size - the with 5.55" screen Samsung Galaxy Note II designed to be a cross between a phone and a tablet. It is more like a small notebook or sketch pad. The extra screen space makes it easier to multitask, browse the web and watch video.
- Samsung Sharing - Samsung created a suite of apps to make it easy to share photos, videos and more. Share Shot is lets you automatically share photos with other Samsung Galaxy Note II /S III owners. S Beam lets you beam files to other SG Note II/S III devices.
- Screen Recorder -helps you remember everything you did on the screen
- Easy Clip - takes a screen shot of the screen which can be sized by the S Pen.
- Visualize - offers images that illustrate hand written words.
- AllShare and GroupCast - shar video content, games and movies and TV shows from Samsung Media Hub wirelessly with Samsung Smart TVs, laptops, tablets and other consumer electronics.
Samsung today posted huge profits, which means they may be more parties.
As far as deals go, while a device in the preorder stage there is usually few online retailer discounts. Amazon is not showing any discount now but does show the AT&T Samsung Galaxy Note for $149.99. If you are a new AT&T customer you can use the $50 Off Coupon Link for new customers with a plan.
Features of the Samsung Galaxy Note II include Android Jelly Bean, quad core 1.6 1.6GHz processor, 16GB storage on board, microSD slot, 8MP camera with built-in flash, S Pen, front 2MP camera, Bluetooth, 3100 Ah battery, mobile hotspots, Wi-Fi and S Pen.
Compare the Samsung Galaxy Note II vs original SG Note.