Samsung has launched a new smartphone with a bent display, the Galaxy Note Edge. The launch took place in Berlin at this year’s IFA event and the new device it’s basically a Galaxy Note 4 with a small curve on one of its sides.
This Galaxy Note Edge by Samsung resembles the Note 4 not only in looks, but in specs too. The screen of this new ‘revolutionary’ device is smaller overall by 0.1 inches than its original counterpart and it should provide an easier way for user to view and sort notifications without fully unlocking their devices. This design has already been demoed by Samsung years before and it seems like today was the today when they thought that the world is ready for the Galaxy Note Edge phone.
Here are some of the best Samsung Galaxy Note Edge hardware specs: 5.6 inch Quad HD Super AMOLED screen, 2.7 GHz Snapdragon 805 Quad-Core CPU, 2560 x 1440 + 160 screen resolution, 3GB RAM, 32GB or 64GB internal storage, you can also add an extra microSD that goes up to 64GB in storage, IR LED, Bluetooth 4.1, USB 2.0, MHL 3.0 GPS, GLONASS Baidu, 2.5G, 3G and 4G Cat 4 / 4G Cat 6, 16MP rear facing camera with Smart OIS technology, 3.7MP front facing camera with a new Wide Selfie feature, 3000 mAh removable battery, Fast Charging support. The Galaxy Note Edge is running the Android 4.4.4 KitKat OS with TouchWiz UI.
If you want to learn about the software features of Note Edge look no further: S Pen features like Air Commands, S Note, Snap Note, Direct Pen Input, Multi Window, Ultra Power Saving Mode, Voice Recorder, Download Boosert, S Health 3.5, Dynamic Lock Screen, Briefing. The Edge Screen UX features Revolving Interaction, Camera, Video and S Note apps, Night Clock, Quick Tools, Express Me, Ticker Board, and others more. The camera of this phone comes with support for HDR, Virtual Tour Shot, Dual Camera, Shot and More, Beauty Face, Rear-cam Selfie, Selective Focus and various other small ones.
There is no confirmation on this smartphone’s pricing, but it should be available starting this October. Check Samsung’s Mobile Press web page here in order to learn more about all the new features present in this new Note Edge device.