Samsung Galaxy Note 3 Neo

price Rs. 25,800 onwards launch Feb, 2014
current magic score ?
<50
verdict AVOID
poor value-for-money
currently ranked
#36
of 41 phones in Rs. 25,000 - 30,000

phonecurry editor's note based on opinion across 7 expert review(s)

WHAT WE LIKED
  • Good build quality
  • Soft leather-like back panel
  • Vibrant display with good viewing angles, and color reproduction
  • Android interface with Touchwiz
  • Snappy performance
  • Excellent stylus functionality and apps
  • Decent camera
  • Excellent battery life

WHAT WE DIDN'T
  • Not ideal for single-handed use
  • Feels plasticky
  • Average speakerphone

7 expert review(s)


1,214+ user reviews

video review

source: @PhoneArena
OS
Smartphone OSAndroid 4.3, Upgradeable to 5.1
Display
TouchscreenYes (Capacitive)
Screen Size5.5 inches
Screen Resolution720x1280 pixels (~ 267 pixels per inch)
Display Features
  • Super AMOLED
Sensors
  • Accelerometer
  • Gyroscope
  • Proximity
  • Hall Sensor
  • Ambient Light
Processor/RAM
Processor1.7 GHz, Hexa Core, Exynos 5260 (Quad A7 1.3 Ghz + Dual A15 1.7 GHz)
GPUMali-T624
RAM2 GB
Memory
Internal Memory16 GB
Expandable Memory Slotup to 64 GB
Battery
Battery Capacity3100 mAh
Battery Talktime (3G)18.00 hrs
Dimensions
Weight163 gm
Thickness8.6 mm
Camera
Camera8.0 MP
Camera Auto-FocusYes
Camera FlashYes
HD Video RecordingYes (Full HD)
Other Camera Features
  • Simultaneous HD video and image recording
  • Touch Focus
  • Face Detection
  • Smile Detection
  • Image Stabilization
  • BSI Sensor
  • Zero Shutter Lag
  • HDR (High Dynamic Range)
  • Panorama Shot
Secondary Camera2.0 MP
Secondary Camera Features
  • BSI Sensor
  • Image Stabilization
Connectivity
BluetoothYes
USBYes
WiFiYes
3GYes
2G Internet (GPRS/EDGE)Yes
GPSYes + GLONASS
CompassYes
TV OutYes, via MHL
NFCYes
More
App StoreGoogle Play Store, Samsung Apps
Noise FiltrationYes
More
  • S Pen
  • S Pen Optimized Features- Air Command, Action Memo, Scrapbook, Screen Write, S Finder Window Pen, S Note, Multi-Window, Easy Clip, Direct stylus input
  • Smart Scroll
  • Smart Pause
  • Air View
  • Story Album
  • S Translator
  • Samsung Link
  • Screen Mirroring
  • S Voice Hands Free
  • S Health
  • WiFi Direct
  • WiFi Dual Band
  • USB Host
  • ANT+
  • Dropbox (50 GB storage)
  • S Voice
  • My Magazine
Note: All brand quality factors listed below are already taken into account (with appropriate weightage) when calculating the magic score for a phone!
brand rating
3.15/5
(Average)
average phonecurry internal rating for phones launched by this brand in the last 12 months
brand perception
Very Good
brand perception among consumers, based on surveys
service quality rating
Good
service & support quality rating, based on user surveys