Gregory Lee, president of Samsung telecommunication recently launched the phone which was most awaited by the people Samsung Galaxy Note 3. They also launched the Galaxy Gear Smart watch in the event at Berlin. Note 3 is the third phablet and the next generation phone with screen of 5.7 inches. This Smartphone includes many new features apart from the features of previous Smartphone. This device will run on Jelly Bean which is 4.3.
What’s new in Samsung Galaxy Note 3?
This Smartphone is an evolution in the Android World. It has many new and exclusive features which makes it apart from this world. The Other version of note had the feature of Multi-window which is included in Note 3 with a Smart change in it. The main new features are as follows:
- Running the same app in two different windows.
- The S pen window which allows user to call up in between of any running app without interrupting it.
- Multi Vision lets multiple users of the Galaxy note 3 actually combine their displays to display a single image.
- The Samsung KNOX feature used for security.
This were the main new features included in Samsung Galaxy Note 3 Which are further explained below
- Display, Sound, Body and Camera:
With the screen of 5.7 inches, it has a super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen with 16M colors. It has high definition resolution of 1080 X 1920 pixels. It obviously supports multi-touch. It also supports the Air-Touch which is seen in recently launched Galaxy Smartphone’s like S4, Note 2. It comes along with an S pen stylus. It has a universal jack of 3.5mm for Headphones. It has soft velvet like exterior with classic looks and style, available in 3 colors (Jet Black, Classic White and Blush Pink) till now. Samsung has created a cover especially for Note 3 which leaves a Small Space visible to have quick asses to the notifications. This next generation of smartphone is supported with the 13 MP camera giving 4128 x 3096 pixels of pictures. It also supports Dual Shot, Simultaneously HD video and image recording, Geo tagging, touch focus, face and smile detections and HDR. Its Secondary camera is of 2MP giving a new experience of Video calling.
- Processor and Battery:
This Smartphone has Android OS, v4.3 (jelly bean). CPU of Quad-core 2.3 GHz / Quad-core 1.9 GHz Cortex-A15 And quad-core 1.3 GHz Cortex-A7 (3G model). It supports various sensors such as Accelerometer, Gyro, Proximity, compass, Barometer, Temperature, Humidity, and Gestures. It also features Messaging, Browser, Radio, GPS and Java.
The battery life of this Smartphone works a day even after using it rough which includes Gaming, Chatting, Wi-Fi and many more. Precisely it has Li-lon 3200 mAh battery. Its stand-by time and talk time is not disclosed by now.
- Security (Samsung KNOX):
The Samsung Company has outfitted the Galaxy Note 3 with its enterprising-grade KNOX software. As this smartphone is an evolution to world of Smartphone it had to concern with the security of phone. User can activate Samsung KNOX and can be free about the security problems of the phone. This software has a Container in which all the user data and apps are stored safely. The security inside the Container is Protected from malware and phishing attacks (kind off hacking) by KNOX. In the IFA 2013 launch event Samsung gave the following example of KNOX system:
“‘Important personal pictures or video can be stored in the Container with no worries for data leakage due to hacking. In addition, users may choose to store enterprise applications and data such as corporate email, contacts and calendar and allow the IT department to manage the container through EAS (Exchange Active-sync Server).”
- S Pen Stylus Key features:
The Air Command menu which is specifically for the stylus includes all the features which apart the Note 3 from other Phablet Smartphones. As in Note 2 the quick command window which appears by dragging the stylus in upward direction by pressing the key on stylus in Note 3 the quick command window appears if you hover the Stylus on screen and press the button. The look of the quick command window in Note 3 is more awesome in looks as compared to note 2. The quick command window in Note 3 is Semi-circle menu with different options. Each one of the options in quick command window gets selected by tapping the command. Just by drawing a window on screen you can start a new application window, say, browsing or calling up someone. When you are done you just need to tap the screen and you are left back again from you had start of without any interruptions on the running applications.
The Price of Samsung Galaxy Note 3 is expected to be 700 $ which is about 48,000 INR approximate.
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