Remember that black Samsung GALAXY Note II? Forget it

Remember that black Samsung GALAXY Note II? Forget it
This is just a mock-up made by a fan

This is just a mock-up made by a fan

The other day, pictures of a Samsung GALAXY Note II dressed up in black got everyone excited. The photo was said to be from a hi-resolution press rendering, and the black variant of the device was expected to be showed off at CES starting January 8th, or during February's MWC. As it turns out, the picture was a mock-up made by a Samsung fan and it appears that the model is not going to be available in black.

Still, that doesn't mean that we won't see the Samsung GALAXY Note II wearing different colors at CES 2013 or MWC 2013. We still have the word from an anonymous tipster who says that we will see the phablet available in Amber Brown, Topaz Blue and Ruby Wine later this year. Currently the model can be purchased in grey or white.

With a lot of potential Samsung GALAXY Note II buyers wanting to buy a version of the phone in classic black, the picture showing the GALAXY Note II in that color was warmly greeted. Perhaps Samsung will take note of that reception and get around to producing it.

source: IntoMobile

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GALAXY Note II
  • Display 5.5" 720 x 1280 pixels
  • Camera 8 MP / 1.9 MP front
  • Processor Samsung Exynos 4 Quad, Quad-core, 1600 MHz
  • Storage 64 GB + microSDXC
  • Battery 3100 mAh(16h 3G talk time)

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19 Comments

1. Ohrules

Posts: 327; Member since: Jun 11, 2012

what's up phonearena? Why no new news today? :(

5. nnaatthhaannx2

Posts: 820; Member since: Oct 19, 2011

It's the weekend.

7. Dr.Phil

Posts: 2227; Member since: Feb 14, 2011

Think of it as the calm before the storm...CES 2013 is happening in just over a week from now and there is bound to be tons of news coming out from that.

2. Piotrek007

Posts: 119; Member since: Dec 07, 2010

As you can see... no1 cares :P I hope samsung will show something BIG at CES :))

3. eisenbricher

Posts: 973; Member since: Aug 09, 2012

Maybe the big is already here?

4. darkkjedii

Posts: 30672; Member since: Feb 05, 2011

That's sad, cuz it looks pretty sweet n black.

18. MeoCao unregistered

I agree, it looks much better than glossy design.

6. KingKurogiii

Posts: 5713; Member since: Oct 23, 2011

oh man, that sucks. i would've gotten one of these for my dad.

8. regkilla

Posts: 87; Member since: Sep 13, 2012

There's a samsung fanboy for ya.

9. nicholassss

Posts: 368; Member since: May 10, 2012

But, but... :(

10. droidboy

Posts: 55; Member since: Nov 25, 2012

crossing my fingers for the rumored galaxy note 7 inch.

11. rusticguy

Posts: 2828; Member since: Aug 11, 2012

I am looking athttp://www.zopomobile.in/index.html which is less than half the price of NOTE II. :)

12. joseph98

Posts: 167; Member since: Feb 03, 2012

Really you want to compare it with the note2. it has outdated old 1GHZ A9 dual core and the note2 has a quad core 1.6 GHZ. can't even be compared to the note1 with 1.4ghz dual core. What about s-pen. Oh so you are just interested in large screen... Sorry the note from samsung is not all about larger screen but combined with performance, S-pen stylus and the software that works with this s-pen.

13. rusticguy

Posts: 2828; Member since: Aug 11, 2012

Quad core with full hd zopo is said to be coming by end of January. Let's see what it comes with. Comparing with S3 (no stylus) also it is cheap.

14. XperiaPrince

Posts: 108; Member since: Dec 25, 2012

aren't that shameful carrying a big phone with a brand name ZOPO? Cmon man! S3 and Note II is much much better with a better brand! and note II and s3 will have much better software updates.TouchWiz nauture ux have many software tricks and features you cant compare ZOPO to SAMSUNG

15. rusticguy

Posts: 2828; Member since: Aug 11, 2012

If people in China don't feel ashamed why should I? I am paying for phone and not logo on the phone :)

17. XperiaPrince

Posts: 108; Member since: Dec 25, 2012

ok,its up to you but i bet your phone wont be getting any software updates because you know,UNPOPULAR BRAND...

19. rusticguy

Posts: 2828; Member since: Aug 11, 2012

At that price i can replace it every year with newer one having the almost the latest SW version ... Xperia P is still on ICS and in all probability that device will never see 4.2.x in it's lifetime.

16. MauriceGerald

Posts: 18; Member since: Dec 09, 2012

8 more days to CES. Too long time.Hope SONY ODIN and YUGA even better than i expect. C'mon SONY excite your fans.

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