Make the most of the special Galaxy Note™ and its S Pen™ with apps that enhance its advanced features, including the intuitive full touch screen and unique interface. Now you can capture, create and share more content on-the-go than ever before: drawing, sketching, note-taking, gaming and more. Explore your creative side with ease.
Want to find the best apps for your Galaxy Note? Simply select the "Samsung Apps" app on your device and go to the "S Pen Apps" category. There you'll find fun and useful apps that will help you get the most out of your Galaxy Note and S Pen.
The Galaxy Note comes with some great preloaded apps tailored for its unique features and ready for you to start using:
S Memo™ allows pictures, voice recordings, typed text, and even handwritten notes and drawings to be combined in a single application, converted into a "memo," and then shared with family, friends, or colleagues. Your memos have never been so expressive. Watch this S Memo video.
Crayon Physics is a 2D combo physics puzzle and sandbox game: see what your drawings would look like if they were transformed into actual physical objects. With more than 70 levels, you can create and solve puzzles, using your artistic vision (with crayon lives and curves) and creative use of physics.
Calendar helps you manage and coordinate schedules, link memos to events, and even add map locations and pictures. This app integrates the phone's "to-do" list and schedule, and control and navigation are intuitive—so you can easily stay organized.
Whether you enjoy drawing a work of art or writing poetry, there are apps available in the Google Play developed specifically for the S Pen—so you can create the ultimate masterpiece. Here’s a look at the apps you'll want to add to your Galaxy Note:
Let Your Inner Artist Out: If you’ve been bitten by the artistic bug, you'll want apps that are perfect for creating a beautiful sunset masterpiece or just drawing doodles during a meeting.
OmniSketch helps you create pictures and designs, even with detailed effects, thanks to the impressive precision of the S Pen™ (and 24 brush patterns to play with). Store pictures in your local gallery where you can view or edit them later; or upload them to an online gallery so everyone can admire your talent. You'll be amazed by what you can create with this app.
Zen Brush allows sketching and writing with an "ink brush" to write or paint and create your very own masterpieces. You can easily make fluid strokes and choose from more than 36 background templates to complement your pictures. Select from 3 different ink shades and adjust brush size as you like.
Write the Great American Novel: A great idea can strike while you’re grocery shopping or just sitting in front of the TV. When a pad and paper or your computer aren’t easily accessible, there are apps for the Galaxy Note that will help make sure you never lose a burst of inspiration.
Soonr Scribble is a cloud-based app that allows you to quickly capture your ideas and easily mark up and share documents. It backs up documents and files and allows sharing, searching, editing and syncing of your files—from any device, online or offline. This app is a fantastic tool to keep up your productivity from wherever you are.
Catch is a feature-packed app that lets you capture your ideas and experiences on all your devices, with secure auto-syncing to the cloud. Capture pictures, jot down notes, record voice memos, map your location, and attach reminders. It's fast and easy.
Add a Twist to Your Photos: With the creative photo apps available in Google Play™, there are many different ways for a photo enthusiast to tell an interesting story through their images.
ComicBook! transforms you into your favorite superhero or villain. With its comic book-style layout with windows and bubbles for creating dialogues, this fun app allows you to customize your images and design your own adventures.
Share Your Adventures: There’s no need to wait until after your vacation to share your favorite memories when you can share them as they happen.
Trip Journal Lite will transform any vacation. Now you can track and record your trips (using GPS route tracking), then share them on Facebook, Google Earth, and more. Friends and family can check out where you've been and see your travel photos and videos. You can document trip stats such as distance, time, and geography.
Google Play has thousands of apps you can enjoy on your Galaxy Note, from organizational tools that keep you on track to entertaining games you can play on the go.
Have a Little Fun: Everyone needs a little break once in a while, so why not take a mental timeout with a fun game?
Fruit Ninja Free is an exciting action game in which fruit is squished, splattered and squashed. Swipe up across the screen to slash fruit like a true ninja warrior. Enjoy three game modes (Classic, Zen, and Arcade) in single player and worldwide leaderboards using Openfeint, and keep coming back to earn higher scores.
1st Place – Monkey Write * Learn Chinese
The Monkey Write * Learn Chinese app provides a fun, easy way for children and adults to learn how to write Chinese characters. Simply follow the stroke numbers with the S Pen to learn how to write each character. Once you’ve mastered it, you can turn off the stroke numbers and download more workbooks.
2nd Place – Maze Racer
Test your S Pen skills with the Maze Racer app. This maze-inspired game provides a number of different mazes where the goal is to get through them as fast as you can so you can earn stars. The number of stars you earn is based on how quickly you reach the finish.
3rd Place – Drawing Pad
Create a beautiful work of art or keep the kids busy with this easy-to-use art studio. With the Drawing Pad app you can use photo-realistic crayons, markers, paint brushes, colored pencils, stickers, roller pens and more to make your masterpiece, then share it via Facebook, Twitter, Flickr or Picasa.
Check out more apps from the Galaxy Note S Pen Challenge in the Application Gallery.
Samsung is offering $4 million in cash prizes for the top Galaxy Note and Galaxy Tab apps. To learn more about the challenge, visit smartappchallenge.com.
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