Samsung Galaxy Note 3 

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launchSep, 2013

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Design

  • Good build quality
  • Textured back provides a good hand feel
  • Big phone, not easy to carry around in your pocket, and uncomfortable for single-handed use

Display

  • Brilliant display with Full HD resolution, vibrant colors, excellent contrast, good brightness level, and wide viewing angles

Software

  • Android with TouchWiz UI
  • Fantastic note taking features
  • Tons of dedicated 'S Pen' Apps
  • Useful software add-ons like Reading Mode, Popup video, Multi-Window display
  • The interface loaded with tons of features, can be a bit overwhelming

Performance

  • Brilliant, slick performance

Camera

  • Good camera

Audio

  • Excellent audio quality (via headphones)
  • Excellent call quality
  • Mediocre loudspeaker

Battery

  • Great battery life

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  • Excellent video playback

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Samsung Galaxy Note 3 Specifications

Operating System
Smartphone OSAndroid 4.3, Upgradeable to 5.0 LollipopNo more updates expected
Display
TouchscreenYes (Capacitive)
Screen Size5.7 inches
Screen Resolution1080x1920 pixels (~ 386 pixels per inch)
Display Features
  • Super AMOLED
Scratch Resistant DisplayYes
Sensors
  • Accelerometer
  • Gyro
  • Proximity
  • Barometer
  • Temperature
  • Humidity
  • Hall Sensor
Processor/RAM
ProcessorOcta Core, Exynos 5 Octa 5420 (1.9 GHz Quad Core + 1.3 GHz Quad Core)Ranked #45 in Mobile Procesor Benchmarks
GPUMali-T628 MP6
RAM3 GB
Memory
Internal Memory32 GB
Expandable Memory Slotup to 64 GB
Battery
Battery Capacity3200 mAh
Battery Standby (3G)490 hrs
Battery Talktime (3G)20.00 hrs
Dimensions
Weight168 gm
Thickness8.3 mm
Camera
Primary Camera13.0MP
Camera Auto-FocusYes
Camera FlashYes
HD Video RecordingYes (Full HD)
Other Camera Features
  • Dual Shot
  • Simultaneous HD video and image recording
  • Touch Focus
  • Face Detection
  • Smile Detection
  • Image Stabilization
  • Panorama
  • HDR
Secondary Camera2.0MP
Secondary Camera Features
  • Full HD Video Recording
Connectivity
BluetoothYes
Connecting PortUSB
WiFiYes
WiFi DirectYes
3GYes
2G Internet (GPRS/EDGE)Yes
GPSYes + GLONASS
CompassYes
TV OutYes, via MHL
DLNAYes
NFCYes
More
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Noise FiltrationYes
Stereo SpeakersYes
More
  • S Voice
  • S Pen stylus
  • S Pen Optimized Features- Air Command, Screen Write, Action Memo, Scrapbook, S Finder, Pen Window, S Note, S Planner, Email with hand writing integration, S Pen Keeper, Quick Command, Easy Clip, Photo Note, Paper Artist, Shape Match, Formula Match
  • Samsung KNOX
  • Dropbox (50 GB storage)
  • My Magazine

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