The Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 has been hitting high notes from users, particularly as the first multi-screen tablet so you can run two selected apps at the same time with just one screen.
On March 7, it will be hitting US stores as Verizon announced that it will be selling the device for $600. It will also be the first carrier to feature the Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 to carry the LTE version, reports The Verge.
Specs to look forward to
So far, Samsung has rolled up some major improvements in the short span of time that it had to come up with modifications for its later releases.
For the Galaxy Note 10.1, you're looking at an Android 4.1 Jelly Bean, a 1.4 GHz quad-core processor, a 5-megapixel rear camera, a 1.9-megapixel front camera, 4G connectivity with Verizon Wireless, and a multi-screen functionality, reports Digital Trends.
In addition, you also get 2GB of RAM and 7,000 mAh battery, for longer use. It also comes with the S-Pen stylus, which also makes it a handy gadget for both office and lifestyle settings.
The 4G connectivity can be yours for just $10 a month with Verizon, and it can also be added to your existing Verizon account, reports TechRadar.
Link to your Smart TV
The Galaxy Note 10.1 is also compatible with your Smart TV, reports Laptop Mag, so you can use it as a remote. It will also enable the recommendations feature, wherein the Smart TV will give you a list of potential interesting shows to watch, tailored based on those you previously viewed.
For added security, it has already been backed with SAFE (Samsung for Enterprise) so you can safely sync it to any other networks.
Here's a brief rundown of how you can use the Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 as a remote to your Smart TV, care of KnowYourMobile.
- Connect your device to a Wi-Fi port. Ensure that the infra red port is pointed at the TV.
- Open the app list, tap "Smart Remote," and click on "Agree." You only have to do the last step once, when you launch the app.
- Rotate the device so you are viewing it using a landscape view.
- Select the option "Set Up Smart Remote Now" and choose your TV's brand.
- Select "Test Power On/Off," tap "Yes," then tap "Done."
- Start browsing through your TV using the Smart Galaxy Note 10.1.
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