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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 1837 reviews from magazines and websites. Reviewers are impressed by the sound and portability. The responsiveness and screen are also appreciated. There are some mixed reviews about the usability and build quality, and many are critical about the features and value for money.
Consumer Ratings & Reviews
‘‘Durable & Intuitive’’
I've had this phone for a year now and I simply love it, but a recent experience will make me a lifetime Samsung & Note user. I forgot it on the roof of my SUV and as I hit highway speed I happened to...
Phreeload on 2013-06-17
‘‘ease of use’’
the phone is easy to use, especially if you have had android before. it almost thinks for you
walker197 on 2013-06-10
‘‘ADORE THIS PHONE!’’
LOVE LOVE LOVE it!!!! I never use my computer I do everything on my phone. Business deals, pictures, emails, signing contracts and forms. This is the complete package. I adore the phone and will only ...
NoteLover13 on 2013-05-29
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