Samsung Galaxy Note II specs preview

Let's try to extract the vital, most important info from all the speculations and see how the Galaxy Note II is shaping up in terms of specs...
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40 Comments

1. Grishm

Posts: 54; Member since: May 18, 2012

Galaxy Note! One of the fewest good phones manufactured by Samsung.

3. s.mrabet

Posts: 147; Member since: Oct 26, 2011

Why is that?

5. dickwyn

Posts: 621; Member since: May 07, 2012

Apple cant sue it

8. Ohrules

Posts: 327; Member since: Jun 11, 2012

how about "the note looks like a smaller iPad"?

10. bigdawg23

Posts: 467; Member since: May 25, 2011

LOL. But your right they will try some how.

22. DigitalBoy05

Posts: 274; Member since: Jun 04, 2011

thats called the iphone ;)

14. monkeytown

Posts: 125; Member since: Jul 26, 2012

would be funny if it wasn´t sad :(

2. som

Posts: 768; Member since: Nov 10, 2009

Great for Samsung for not suing others copied screen size 5.3 - 5.5 gigantic phone. Rotten Apple filed lawsuits and expected Samsung to pay $2.5 billions for "the looks and feels" on Samsung Galaxy S to iPhone. Apple's CEOs are very crazy people like Steve Jobs and now Tim is trying to Cooks Samsung.

20. nofear

Posts: 151; Member since: Jun 22, 2012

I really want to ask Apple to come over and to LOOK and FEEL T-H-I-S!

6. PAPINYC

Posts: 2315; Member since: Jul 30, 2011

We need hard cold facts; not iRumors. U.S. Carrier Availability? Release Date? Exact Size? Verizon? Verizon? Verizon?

29. laheelahee

Posts: 213; Member since: Apr 09, 2012

Verizon? Yes, Please!

33. xcasasx

Posts: 24; Member since: Mar 03, 2012

i dont think verizon will get it lol but 9/10 AT&T will ;] big chile

7. Samsomesh

Posts: 195; Member since: Jun 11, 2012

Screen size is really very giant.!

12. ardent1

Posts: 2000; Member since: Apr 16, 2011

Samsung will make the "fat phone" narrower so it will be easier or more comfortable to hold. Basically, it will be more rectangular than the first generation.

26. anywherehome

Posts: 971; Member since: Dec 13, 2011

If you dont need to work, dont buy it an buy just iPhone as a toy for children ;)

9. TimTebow

Posts: 70; Member since: Feb 14, 2012

more fail from samsung if those specs are true.

11. SlimSoulja86

Posts: 660; Member since: Nov 03, 2011

Ohhhkay!

13. ph00ny

Posts: 1986; Member since: May 26, 2011

That's what people said about S3

15. u-suck-more

Posts: 529; Member since: Aug 26, 2011

i dont care how ''great'' the Note 2 is going to be, im NOT getting it. cos my current Galaxy Note is a piece of junk and i f**king hate it! and the Galaxy Note is suppose to be the ''best dual core phone'', so yea, NEVER GETTING SAMSUNG AGAIN! been let down by Samsung twice already

17. nofear

Posts: 151; Member since: Jun 22, 2012

Try MOTO MAXX! It is a sign of your personality and Samsung device compatibility issue.

21. mandkeee

Posts: 82; Member since: Feb 27, 2009

completey true.. if you wanna buy android device??? HTC or moto are way better....because at least they dont copy from apple that much.... samsung = copycat

27. u-suck-more

Posts: 529; Member since: Aug 26, 2011

yes i agree. in fact the only android phnes im ever going to get will be LG, Sony or Moto.

23. ChangMin2012

Posts: 87; Member since: Apr 14, 2012

Want a phone that is superior in every way than samsung? Try Sony Xperia. Best phone ever.

43. remixfa

Posts: 14605; Member since: Dec 19, 2008

yea.. unless you compare it to a galaxy phone. Its inferior in every way hardware wise.

25. Jasonhunterx

Posts: 111; Member since: Jul 20, 2011

Root it an i don't see what is wrong with the phone hardware is excellent

28. u-suck-more

Posts: 529; Member since: Aug 26, 2011

how is e hardware excellent? kinetic scrolling is so choppy, the phone hangs and it lags even when i scroll through pages! and mind u, i dont have many apps on my phone. im not going to root it. the phone is like 3 months old only.

31. KingKurogiii

Posts: 5713; Member since: Oct 23, 2011

i'd find that hard to believe if you have the International Variant but if you have the Crapdragon powered US Variant then i could find that a little more believable.

34. u-suck-more

Posts: 529; Member since: Aug 26, 2011

well it is true. looks like exynos isnt as great as i thought. oh FYI, the phone lags worse than my Optimus 3D and my Optimus 3D has never hanged on me before, but the far superior Note has for some odd reason

35. KingKurogiii

Posts: 5713; Member since: Oct 23, 2011

it must be something with your particular device then because nothing with Exynos lags. the Note wouldn't be THAT much better than the 3D being that it uses an OMAP4430 which is second to the Exynos from SoCs from that generation but the Note should be noticeably faster.

38. u-suck-more

Posts: 529; Member since: Aug 26, 2011

but considering that the Note has almost 50% more RAM and that Samsung is known for good software optimization and LG isn't, shouldn't the Note be significantly better??
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