Galaxy Note 3 KitKat update: Top 5 disappointments and top 5 consolations


Samsung released the Galaxy Note 3 KitKat update (Android 4.4.2) to more and more regions. You may check the update through your Galaxy Note 3 or through Kies. Some users may have to wait for the KitKat update a bit longer The Galaxy Note 3 KitKat update equips Galaxy Note 3  with the latest version […]

Samsung Galaxy Note Pro: is the super-sized tablet for you?

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In CES 2014, Samsung finally unveiled the largest tablet they ever made: the 12.2″ Galaxy Note Pro. For Galaxy Note family, Galaxy Note Pro is a new member, of course, a super-sized member.  Although Galaxy Note series always are proud of their sizes (5.3″, 5.5″, 5.7″, 8″ and 10.1″), some may wonder whether the 12.2″ […]

Top 10 New features of the New S Note in Galaxy Note 3 and Galaxy Note 10.1 2014 edition

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If you are a user of  Samsung Galaxy Note, or Note II, you will find the S Note in Samsung Galaxy Note 3 is quite different from that in Note or Note II. For example, a lot of seasoned S Note users will ask “where is the productivity tools?”  in Note 3. In this post, […]

Top 10 expected improvements in Galaxy Note 3


Almost certainly, Samsung will announce the Galaxy Note 3 during (before) IFA 2013. Galaxy Note was announced during IFA 2011, Note 2 was in IFA 2012. There are some leaked images and specifications circulating around. But none of them accurate, because Samsung surely produced several prototypes for evaluation. A few additional prototypes may be just […]

Who stole my butter? Solving slowness probelms in Galaxy Note after Jelly Bean update


Jelly Bean 4.1 updated for Galaxy Note has been rolled out in phases since February 2013. This update brings Galaxy Note owners many excited improvements, new features and apps. Some of the new features were explained in  the Top 12 new features you should try after getting Jelly Bean 4.1 update for Galaxy Note. However, some users […]

Top 12 new features you should try after getting Jelly Bean 4.1 update for Galaxy Note


Jelly Bean 4.1 update has been available in more and more regions since February. Now our almost 1.5-year-old Note get a new  life again after the Ice Cream Sandwich update last year. If the rumor can be trusted (and it is usually can be trusted), Galaxy Note will get Jelly Bean 4.2 update this year […]

Is LG Optimus G Pro an Alternative to Galaxy Note 2?


It is not a secret that LG wants to step into the phablet market which is dominated by Samsung’s 5.3″ Galaxy Note and 5.5″ Galaxy Note 2. The 5″ rectangle slab, Optimus Vu, and Vu 2, announced last year, failed miserably to get into this niche market. So, this year, LG Optimus G Pro was […]

Galaxy Note 8.0: the largest smartphone in the history!


Galaxy Note family now has a new member: Galaxy Note 8.0. It is different from Galaxy Note 10.1, which is clearly a tablet. It is simply a larger version of Galaxy Note 2, a giant phone. So, this is a smartphone, at least, not a pure tablet. This can be easily identified by: 1). an […]

S Note tutorial: how to change text styles (appearance)


This is our second S Note video tutorial. In this tutorial,we will learn how to change the appearance or typesetting of your text in S Note. This includes  font type, text size, text decoration, paragraph spacing, paragraph alignment, paragraph indent, pre-defined styles,  and list styles. This tutorials works on Galaxy Note, Galaxy Note 2, Galaxy Note […]

Galaxy Note 2: the first Jelly Bean phone will reach your hands as early as this October


As rumored  (or expected), Samsung announced the second generation of Galaxy Note, Galaxy Note 2, at IFA 2012 yesterday. Now, the first Jenny Bean(out of box, not through update) phone. So, here is a short list of changes (from Galaxy  Note to Galaxy Note 2): Jelly Bean  (aka, Android 4.1), vs Ginger Bread (Android 2.3). So Galaxy Note […]

S Note Tutorial: how to use productivity tools


S Pen is something unique in our Galaxy Note. ICS (aka Android 4.0) update simply made our Note more useful with some new apps specially for S Pen. S Note is one of these new and interesting apps. However, some Galaxy Note users are not sure how to use S Note, although, Samsung already includes […]