Samsung introduces 6.7-inch Galaxy Note 2 Quad: “because we can”

Samsung introduces 6.7-inch Galaxy Note 2 Quad: “because we can”
Samsung's 5.3-inch Galaxy Note pushed the boundaries of what we think is a phone, but if you think Samsung's innovations stop here, you're dead wrong. The Korean company now introduces the Galaxy Note 2 Quad: a 6.7-inch monster phone. Samsung didn't reveal any other technical details about the upcoming device. 

We just wanted to make a phone that is twice bigger than the iPhone. The rest of the specs don't matter, but there's something quad in it, just in case,” Samsung explained. 

Samsung is also preparing a creative marketing campaign to explain the obvious benefits of having such a screen. It features the world's tallest man crying in excitement and two African children testing out the new S Feet interface, where you navigate your phone with your bare toes. You'd need special conductive socks if you plan on using the feature in the winter. The Note 2 Quad will launch with Tap Tap Revenge redesigned for multiplayer supporting up to 4 feet on the same device. The 6.7-inch Super Something Plus Extra screen, of course, repels body odors.

We reached out to Apple for a comment and got the following vague reply: 


We forwarded the comment to Samsung, but they were too busy hiring lawyers to reply.

Finally, NBA ex-superstar Shaquille O'Neal liked the phone, but wished it was a tiny bit smaller. Well, to that we say, get used to it, Shaq! The Note 2 Quad will hit shelves in a month globally, but it will take at least a year for US carriers to figure out how to rename it slightly before bringing it to users.

source: Samsung

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65 Comments

65. a_tumiwa

Posts: 393; Member since: Mar 16, 2012

6.1 or 6.2 is more logic than 6.7 inch

58. webOSlove unregistered

" It's too big " . . . Yeah says the company that makes the smallest high end phone .

57. chezzitstealer

Posts: 17; Member since: Aug 03, 2011

Of course its an april fools joke...but god i wish it wasnt.

54. BattleBrat

Posts: 1476; Member since: Oct 26, 2011

"It's too big, absurd and all, but we'll sue anyway xoxo (Hugs and kisses) -Tim” ROFL!!!

50. PAPINYC

Posts: 2315; Member since: Jul 30, 2011

This is definitely an April iFools joke. If you believe this then why not wait on the just announced iPhone 4SX with a 3.65" Super iRetina display and 513MB of RAM.

52. ivanko34

Posts: 617; Member since: Sep 04, 2011

Woaw! i cant wait to get one. when is it available? Thats my dream phone

49. PAPINYC

Posts: 2315; Member since: Jul 30, 2011

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48. kastor

Posts: 43; Member since: Jan 15, 2012

well if not a joke it will be perfect phone,just i need to know the price

46. jacko1977

Posts: 428; Member since: Feb 11, 2012

i love my galaxy note

45. idanielx

Posts: 22; Member since: Feb 23, 2012

Will that even in my pocket?

42. Sinaps

Posts: 60; Member since: Jul 27, 2010

you got me phonearena, good job.

41. Mandroid

Posts: 209; Member since: Feb 22, 2012

Man, do I freaking HATE April Fools day.

39. Jericho unregistered

phonearena got me there until i clicked on the source link...... But seriously i enjoyed tim cock's quote.

59. SleepingOz unregistered

He's described as an epic hater in this article!

38. som

Posts: 768; Member since: Nov 10, 2009

Why Samsung wasted too much money on 6.7" instead of using existed 7" or 7.7" super AMOLED?

35. bossmt_2

Posts: 459; Member since: Oct 13, 2009

Quad core? I'm more interested in the SGS IV with it's Octo-Core processor

34. M1K3YWR19H7

Posts: 18; Member since: Jan 31, 2011

This is either the best april fools joke ever oorrrr its my boys over at SAMSUNG doin what they do best. They have the funniest commercials and ads going against the iphone and I love it. SO FUNNY!!!!

31. eDiesel

Posts: 142; Member since: Mar 17, 2012

PA had me going for a sec. Shame on you pa.

30. greenrolaids

Posts: 56; Member since: Feb 04, 2012

im sure the child at gizmodo will write another rant about this article too. He called the 5 million galaxy note users idiots and fools.

28. cripton805

Posts: 1485; Member since: Mar 18, 2012

Ill brick them to build my house... trololol

22. Habib

Posts: 114; Member since: Feb 26, 2011

wait....... is that really TACO?? ah i missed his i-fanboyism...

26. taco50

Posts: 5506; Member since: Oct 08, 2009

It's really taco

33. ilia1986 unregistered

If this is really you - we should start a community countdown until you are banned again..

40. cripton805

Posts: 1485; Member since: Mar 18, 2012

Im down... lol idk why, but im in! Trolling is tastey.

43. Habib

Posts: 114; Member since: Feb 26, 2011

LOL.. and there i was happy we would get a kick outa this :/

61. remixfa

Posts: 14605; Member since: Dec 19, 2008

Im going to bet 72 hrs.

20. Habib

Posts: 114; Member since: Feb 26, 2011

Happy April Fools day .. AH......come on ... you cuda said IPHONE is coming with another magical device with 4'3 screen a IPS+ DISPLAY with LTE connectivity and a powerhouse quadcore.. A15 :/ but no .. it had to be an android...

19. parthpatels007

Posts: 54; Member since: May 27, 2011

hahah :D clearly a joke :P

17. Bluesky02

Posts: 1439; Member since: Dec 05, 2011

Duh;)

16. taco50

Posts: 5506; Member since: Oct 08, 2009

This is no more absurd than a 5.3 inch screen

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