The Queen adds a Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 to the Royal Collection
0. phoneArena 14 Nov 2012, 08:45 posted on
When you think about Queen Elizabeth II, tablet computers aren't among the things that spring to mind. Yet here she is using one, and surprisingly, it isn't an iPad. Nope, Her Majesty is handling a Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 instead...
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6. MeoCao (unregistered)
Well done SS, great marketing!
Tim Cook must die of envy LOL
19. Aeires (unregistered)
Sir Johnny Ive must die of envy.
22. TROLL (banned) (Posts: 4851; Member since: 13 Apr 2012)
Users and fans must die of envy™®©
46. samystic (Posts: 217; Member since: 25 Mar 2012)
after you troll... you come to non android articles and utter hater words and then become hypocrite in this article by uttering big words - 'Users and fans must die of envy'... then what are you doing in non android articles? play with your battery hogging Android toy
45. Nadr1212 (Posts: 741; Member since: 22 Sep 2012)
This must b an honor for Samsung, But definitely not for Apple
2. rickywinataa (Posts: 262; Member since: 05 Apr 2012)
a stylus does give a better way to write something & as a device for playing back videos, the aspect ratio of Gnote 10.1 does provide better experience than iPad
8. Nathan_ingx (Posts: 3391; Member since: 07 Mar 2012)
Someone teach her how to root the device!! :D
9. Doakie (Posts: 1758; Member since: 06 May 2009)
So do you think the landscape nature of the Note 10.1 played a role in the presentation? I think the forward facing speakers were a deciding factor. If you've ever listened to music or watched videos comparing the iPad vs the Note 10.1 you'd understand what I mean. Front facing speakers are amazing.
10. arqjav (Posts: 55; Member since: 29 Dec 2009)
Well the Queen sure knows what she wants, peek a good product when she sees one,GOD SAVE THE QUEEN.and SAMSUNG too.
12. jmoita2 (Posts: 930; Member since: 23 Dec 2011)
Although I've never been a fan of monarchs. I must condone this one smart decision on the part of Her Majesty.
14. ryq24 (Posts: 645; Member since: 17 Oct 2011)
samsung s3 commercial poke fun at iphone as being preferred by older people, well the queen aint that young.
15. McFrost69 (Posts: 5; Member since: 01 Mar 2012)
This is a very clever but obvious bit of Photoshop editing.
16. Topcat488 (Posts: 1345; Member since: 29 Sep 2012)
I guess now we have to refer to this device as.... "Sir Note" 10.1. ;) ... Its been Knighted.
25. chaoticrazor (Posts: 2347; Member since: 28 Aug 2012)
i just find it funny how everyone is thinking she uses this, and look how quick they are to bring apple into it. papinyc is one of the worst for this
whats funny is if this was ''queen adds a ipad'' you would get the fanboys saying see its for old people etc...........such double standards on this site
28. TROLL (banned) (Posts: 4851; Member since: 13 Apr 2012)
Well every-one know's it's used buy OAPs littlekids unsmart uneducated people, this is "UK" not States™®© There very smart....
30. chaoticrazor (Posts: 2347; Member since: 28 Aug 2012)
im from the uk and i think your generalising way to much
but basically when an older person chooses apple its proof its for the old, when they choose android there smart.......thats basically how you see it. fanboyism overload on here
besides she doesnt use a note 10.1.
31. Topcat488 (Posts: 1345; Member since: 29 Sep 2012)
You mean she doesn't use "Sir Note" 10.1. (Its been knighted).
33. chaoticrazor (Posts: 2347; Member since: 28 Aug 2012)
not she doesnt use a note 10.1
it aint been knighted, no product is worth been knighted and yeah you were joking ...well i hope you were
32. gallitoking (Posts: 4718; Member since: 17 May 2011)
that's why we should never trust surveys specially when they mention Apple catering to old people.. and Android for the young and hip... Hmmm (wonder if the queen has Intstragram.)
36. rusticguy (Posts: 2828; Member since: 11 Aug 2012)
We shouldn't trust any surveys that doesn't show Apple in good light ... i see this as an extension of consequences of Apples courage to insult UK's court order.
38. tedkord (Posts: 8306; Member since: 17 Jun 2009)
And we shouldn't listen to retards who claim that Android is chosen by people who can't afford Apple. Or is her majesty destitute?
34. jibraihimi (Posts: 739; Member since: 29 Nov 2011)
So guys don't be surprised if samsung's JK Shin is Knighted soon....... Sir Johny Ive, you will have partner from tech world in knight club soon.........
35. rusticguy (Posts: 2828; Member since: 11 Aug 2012)
This is what happens when Apple insults a nations court.
37. tedkord (Posts: 8306; Member since: 17 Jun 2009)
See. Its the poor people who can't afford an iPad who but these cheap, plastic, buggy, laggy Android products.
If the Queen of England could afford it, she'd have chosen an Apple product.
44. MC1123 (Posts: 1254; Member since: 12 Nov 2012)
lol at that picture!
just wanna ask... will that note 10 work with the queen's gloves on?
i wish she'll look at lumia 920! :)