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Running on the easy to use Ice Cream Sandwich (Android 4.0.4) platform, the Samsung Galaxy Note SGH-I717 builds on the things people love most about Android – easy multitasking, rich notifications, customizable home screens, resizable widgets, and deep interactivity – and adds powerful new ways of communicating and sharing. Learn More >
Full-touch & pen input
The GALAXY Note lets you freely capture and create ideas anywhere anytime with both full-touch and pen input. Fast responsive full-touch input lets you touch, press and drag what you’re looking for effortlessly. Or use the innovative S Pen to write notes and emails in freeform handwriting or sketch drawings easily and accurately on the go.
Largest screen available
The GALAXY Note features the world’s first 5.3" HD Super AMOLED display, the largest screen size with smartphone portability. The large display lets you see more in one glance with minimal scrolling and screen transitions. The exclusive Super AMOLED HD (TruColour™) screen also lets you enjoy an immersive movie theatre-like viewing experience with deep rich colour and clarity.
- Android™ 2.3 Operating System
- Android Browser
- Super AMOLED Display
- 800 x 1280 Resolution
- 5.29" Display
- Touch Input
- WMV and DIVX Video Player Format Support
- 1920 x 1080 p HD Video Recording Available
- 178 g Weight
- 146.86 x 82.95 x 9.65 mm Device Size
- Standby Time: Up to 600 h
- Talk Time: Up to 9 h
- 8.0 MP Camera Resolution
- Digital / Optical Zoom Available
- Auto, Daylight, Cloudy, Incandescent, and Fluorescent Photo Quality Settings Available
- MP3, AAC, AAC+, eAAC+, WMA, WAV, AMR-NB, AMR-WB, MIDI and OGG Music Player Format Support
Samsung Galaxy Note (T-Mobile)
T-Mobile's Samsung Galaxy Note is almost identical to the AT&T version . As a result, portions of this review come from the AT&T review. I assess differences in the OS, apps, call quality, and performance here.
Samsung Galaxy Note (carbon blue, AT&T)
If you ask me, Samsung began marketing its Samsung Galaxy Note for AT&T on the wrong foot. It was a smart move anticipating reactions to its oversize 5.3-inch screen when the unlocked version first launched in Europe, but the problem with claiming that...
alaTest has collected and analyzed 4548 reviews from magazines and websites. Reviewers really like the battery and size. The design and responsiveness also get good feedback. Opinions are divided on the social networking functionality. Some have doubts...
Consumer Ratings & Reviews
‘‘Excellent piece of all-in-one device.’’
Very very handy. sometimes becomes a little slow and uses a lot of battery
Srini on 2014-03-08
‘‘Super valuable! Worth every penny!’’
When it comes to design, Samsung is always my favourite. Everything is sleek and creative, and just makes me smile. I got the Note over a year ago, and I absolutely love it. Every phone I've had befor...
acelong on 2013-12-12
‘‘The big screen is great for surfing the web.’’
I have owned and used this phone for two years now. I really like it, especially the big screen. I was thinking of getting a tablet and a new phone but when I tried this phone I realized I could have ...
kitzrr on 2013-12-12
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