More and more smartphone manufacturers have been moving towards on-screen buttons, with Google really pushing for it over the physical button alternative. However, there are still a few OEMs (we're looking at you, Samsung) that have preferred to keep things a bit more traditional. Tell us which way you prefer and why.
Galaxy Note Arrives At AT&T On Feb 19
The Samsung Galaxy Note will start hitting AT&T shelves on February 19th! Pricing looks like it will be $300 US with a two year contract, which sounds more like a phone coming to Verizon Wireless sadly. Different to the Euro black model, US market will get it on two color options: Ceramic white and Carbon blue. Like all of the other Galaxy phones, the US model has four control keys below the display instead of the two touch keys and the physical home button on the international model. The insides are also different, equipped with a 1.5GHz, dual-core Qualcomm MSM8660 Snapdragon processor instead of the Exynos processor in the international version.
The Note comes with a lot of accessories including:
Protective Flip Cover Case
Pen Holder Kit
Initially will come with Android 2.3.3, but here’s hoping the update to Ice Cream Sandwich comes at the same time as the international version.
I got the chance to play with the Euro version and the size didn’t feel as big as you might think, the over all speed is impressive, but I think the one thing Samsung improve is the external build quality.
What do you think of it?
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